Family friendly homes in Chislehurst

With only a 20-minute train commute to London Bridge, families keen to de-stress can leave the City behind.
With ponds and a common, a village high street, highly praised schools, riding stables, golf courses and a  20-minute commute to London Bridge, Chislehurst in Kent appeals to families keen to de-stress.

For City and Canary Wharf workers, the A20 takes you straight into Docklands in less than 30 minutes on a good day. A show home opens this weekend at Roxburgh Place, one of several large new traditional-style detached houses with up to 5,349sq ft of space and a separate garage. Prices from £1.95 million Call estate agent Langford Russell on 020 8295 4900.
Bromley town centre,  the local commercial hub for Chislehurst and neighbouring Bickley, is getting a makeover. St Mark’s Square, being built on a former car park, is a £90 million scheme set around a new public square and performance space with 200 private and affordable flats, a Vue multiplex cinema, a hotel, cafés and restaurants. Completion is due in autumn next year. Call Cathedral Group on 020 7939 0800.

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