It is situated on Wickham Road next to the garden centre with the local shopping facilities and Library and easy access to Bromley and Croydon with their larger stores. There are good transport links from East Croydon station with the Gatwick Express and tram line, there are also stations at Elmers End and West Wickham to Charing Cross, Victoria and London Bridge. The shopping centres of West Wickham and Beckenham are also close by with large supermarkets and many popular restaurants and bars. Recreation time can be spent at the many parks in the area, including nearby Shirley Hills and there is a Swimming Pool and Leisure centre again at West Wickham. There are also several schools in the public and private sectors for children of all ages.