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Croydon is located in the London Borough of Croydon just south of London, it is the southernmost borough of Greater London and the second largest by population. The London Borough of Croydon has a population of approximately 38,000, of which 84,000 are under the age of 15.
These new homes near Croydon have a wealth of activities available to them. Wandle Park offers the residents of Croydon tranquility and greenery. The park is 4 hecters and the river Wandle flows through it. Furthermore it offers a range of recreational opportunities, including; a skate park, rose garden and innovative play area. If it’s a day out you’re looking for, Shirley Windmill is one of the four windmills open to the public in Greater London, a great place to visit for all ages.
If you are looking for something livelier Croydon has plenty to offer, from restaurants, breakfast eateries and bars for later in the evening. In addition, Selhurst Park is not only home to Crystal Palace Football Club but also an energetic venue for many events, from celebrations to parties and weddings.
There are two large shopping centers in Croydon, The Whitgift Centre and Centrale, both of which are due to be redeveloped by the Croydon Partnership. They aim to transform these two main shopping centers into world class retail and leisure destinations.
Currently, of the 30 top UK brands 28 have outlets in Croydon, combined with the 2.5 million square feet of retail area this makes Croydon a lucrative shopping experience.
Croydon is home to many growing businesses, most notably Croydon Tech City which is a not-for-profit organisation aiding the growth and management of Croydon’s technology sector. It is the fastest growing group of technology start-ups in London (38% growth between 2011-13) and home to more than 1,000 tech, creative and digital companies.
The largest train station is East Croydon which has fast trains running to central London, 13 minutes to London Bridge or 15 minutes to London Victoria. Alternatively, trains also run to Sussex, Surrey, St Albans, Kent and Luton.
Via car, Croydon has access to the A23 and A24 linking you straight to the M25, M23 and central London. For international travel the closest airport to Croydon is Gatwick, 19 miles away via the M23 or the train takes just 15 minutes from East Croydon.