FOCUS ON: MORDEN, SURREY

RIVERSIDE HOUSE, MORDEN ROAD
£199,950
This two-bedroom apartment in a smart riverside development is ideal for the first-time buyer. It has an undercover reserved parking bay. Contact: Ellisons on 020 8543 1166, www.ellisons.uk.com

MAIN HOUSE, THURLESTON AVENUE
£499,950
A semi-detached five-bedroom property close to Morden Park, this family home has an extensive rear garden and gated off-street parking.
Contact: Foxtons on 020 8605 2900,
www.foxtons.co.uk

NEED TO KNOW | AREA INSIGHT

Commuting: Morden is about 35 minutes away from Bank on the Northern Line. The Croydon tramlink offers links to both Croydon and Wimbledon. The M25 is only a twenty-minute drive.

Schools: Hatfield and Malmesbury schools are the top performing primaries. Bishopsford Arts College is the largest secondary school in the area, with more than 1,000 students.
Crime: Levels are close to the national average.

Restaurants and pubs: Verona is a family run Italian restaurant that offers great value high quality food. The Cock and Bottle has good food and real ales.

Leisure: Morden Hall Park is run by the national trust and is home to Morden Hall and its large well-tendered parkland.