30 Jan

Live within commuting distance with the family

Live within commuting distance with the family

For a lot of people who live in the city of London, enjoying the high life and existing in a fast-paced environment centred around work and a social life, the moment will come when they start a family when they realise that they want to leave to live somewhere else which is less hectic.

It is the norm now for those who are planning to have kids to want to live away from a city centre and in an area where they can bring up their children without the threat of hundreds of thousands of vehicles and the noise of the city.

A town which offers such a setting for families exists for those searching out property for sale in Caterham, near Croydon in Surrey. The town is very much within reachable distance of London, but is also located far enough from the city itself that it can be relaxing, and a nice place to bring up the family.

In terms of transport for commuters, Caterham station is located so that they can easily reach London city centre, as it is connected to Victoria station and London Bridge, meaning that commuters have easy access to their work, even if they should choose to live outside of the city itself.

The station also runs a train to Charing Cross on a Sunday, allowing families from Caterham to enjoy aday trip into the capital.

In terms of families, schools will always be one of the biggest factors in determining where to live. Caterham has six schools located within the town, which means that people who want to live there will have a wide choice when it comes to deciding where their children's educational future exists.

And for those days off at weekends, the town also offers an array of amenities to keep everyone busy, including the Arc Community Centre, and the Miller Centre, which plays host to theatre, films and various local clubs.ADNFCR-1222-ID-801278741-ADNFCR

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