Purley is a small town, just south of Croydon, with a thriving atmosphere and welcoming community feel. Properties in the area range from modern apartments, perfect for first time buyers, to the well renowned Webb Estate, made up of homes worth over a million.
The bustling high street features many well-known retailers and a small selection of lovely independent boutique’s, a Waitrose, cafés, and popular restaurants, so there’s plenty to browse, as well as easy access to the larger super stores in the Purley Way.
This commuter town is well located, just a half hour drive from Gatwick Airport. With easy access to larger towns and cities via train or car, including Croydon and central London (A23 and A235), East Grinstead (A22), Kingston (A2022), Brighton and Redhill (A23). If you are looking for a quick and easy commute into Central London, Purley Train Station offers direct routes in 22 minutes to London Bridge and the M25 is just 6 miles away.
For families, there is a good choice of highly regarded schools, including John Fisher, Wilson’s, St David’s, Woodcote High School plus various others, as well as being close to the Wallington grammar schools. Spoilt for its various recreational activities to choose from, Purley Swimming Pool, Purley Sports Club, Surrey Health and Racquet Club, VUE cinema and bowling. Subsequently, residents benefit from its favoured lush green perimeter with many parks, woodland and green open spaces, perfect for long leisurely walks in nature.