Living in South London and the London Borough of Croydon
Welcome to Shirley
Shirley is a popular residential area situated in the London Borough of Croydon. It’s a vibrant and diverse neighbourhood that has something to offer for everyone, from young professionals to families and retirees. With its excellent transportation links, outstanding schools, and a wide range of amenities, Shirley has become a highly sought-after location in recent years.
Shirley offers a mix of housing options, including period properties, modern apartments, and family homes. The average housing price in Shirley is around £400,000. Some of the most desirable neighbourhoods in Shirley include Addiscombe, Spring Park, and Shirley Oaks Village.
Shirley is well-connected to the rest of London and beyond. The area benefits from several bus routes that connect it to nearby towns and cities, including Croydon and Bromley. The nearest railway station is East Croydon, which provides easy access to Central London and Gatwick Airport.
Shirley is home to some of the best schools in Croydon. The area has a range of primary and secondary schools, including Trinity School, Coloma Convent Girls’ School, and The Quest Academy.
Shirley has a wide range of amenities, including several supermarkets, cafes, restaurants, and pubs. The area is also home to the Shirley Park Golf Course, a popular attraction for golf enthusiasts. Other notable amenities include the Ashburton Playing Fields, Shirley Library, and the Shirley Oaks Hospital.
Shirley has a strong sense of community, with several local events and activities taking place throughout the year. The Shirley Community Association organises various events, including the annual Shirley Heritage Festival and the Shirley Community Christmas Fair.
Shirley is set to undergo significant development in the coming years, with plans for new residential and commercial projects in the works. The Shirley Masterplan is a comprehensive strategy that outlines the future development of the area, including the regeneration of the town centre and the creation of new public spaces.
Whether you’re looking for a family home, a modern apartment, or a peaceful retirement property, Shirley offers a range of housing options to suit different lifestyles and budgets. Contact our estate agency today to learn more about the properties available in this exciting area and find your perfect home in Shirley.
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Latest properties in Shirley
Bishops Walk, Shirley Hills, Croydon
£1,500,000 – Freehold
Positioned in what can only be described as ONE OF THE AREAS MOST PRESTIGIOUS locations this rarely available detached home is offered onto the market with huge potentail (stp) offering flexible accommodation over 2 floors. 5 BEDROOMS, 2 BATHROOMS, garage and a large driveway. CALL US NOW
Harewood Road, South Croydon
Guide Price £850,000 – Freehold
CHAIN FREE! OVER 2700 Sq Ft. Maintained to a very high standard. 5 Bedrooms, 3 reception rooms, quietly located & offering very SPACIOUS accommodation over two floors, features include a stunning fitted kitchen/breakfast room, utility room, 3 bathrooms, large driveway, garage. DOUBLE FRONTED.
Chisholm Road, Croydon
Offers in Excess of £775,000 – Freehold
This HUGE family home that has been used as HMO for the last 10 years is perfect for all investors or a large family looking to convert the home back into a more traditional family home. This property benefits from three bathrooms, OFF STREET PARKING, no chain plus so much more!