Crawley is a thriving town situated in beautiful countryside close to Gatwick airport in Surrey. It comprises of 13 neighbourhoods: West Green, Northgate, Langley Green, Three Bridges, Pound Hill, Ifield, Tilgate, Southgate, Gossops Green, Furnace Green, Broadfield, Bewbush and Maidenbower offering a range of new build and period properties. Crawley has a lively and cosmopolitan atmosphere and its many attributes make it a popular location to live for families, young professionals and the older generation.
Due to its proximity to London, Crawley is popular with commuters for the excellent transport links. Three Bridges mainline station offers fast rail links to London Victoria and services run from Crawley town centre and Ifield stations. The M23 and M25 are only a few miles away, so Gatwick airport is within easy reach. Bus services are good, linking Crawley to Gatwick and then to Horley via the Fastway bus route.
There are many schools in the area with at least one primary school in each neighbourhood and secondary schools distributed more broadly. Crawley offers plenty of activities for families with large open spaces including the nature centre and woodland at the award-winning Tilgate Park and Buchan Country Park. The Crawley Millennium Greenway provides a 15 mile orbital route around the town for walking and cycling. There is also a range of sports and leisure facilities, particularly the K2 centre with an Olympic swimming pool, athletics track and climbing wall.
In the town centre is the County Mall shopping centre with over 90 high street shops and a leisure park hosting a 15 Screen IMAX cinema, bars and restaurants, gyms and a bowling alley. There are also several cultural activities to enjoy with shows at the Hawth Theatre or the local Crawley Museum. The outlying villages of Copthorne, Crawley Down and Smallfield are within easy reach for those enjoying a quieter setting. Crawley is a vibrant town with something to offer for everyone, and if you are thinking of moving to the area, let our knowledgeable and experienced sales team talk you through the many different areas in Crawley to help you find the right home for you.