Ashburton, north Croydon Available Immediately

Set within the grounds of Ashburton Park in north Croydon, this spacious two bedroom period property offers a huge amount of space and would be the perfect setting for working from home or an artist’s studio. Benefiting from peaceful and serene surroundings, the property is close by to the vibrant high street and is just 15 minutes’ tram ride away from Croydon town centre.

What’s currently available?

One double bedroom (you’ll be sharing with one other guardian).

Monthly cost: £559pcm including council tax and utilities.

Layout: The property has two double bedrooms with living room, a  bathroom and kitchen. There are additional spaces in the property which could be used as offices, ideal for working from home.

Outdoor space: The location is ideal for those who enjoy spending time outdoors. The property has its own private garden to enjoy all year round and is near to the tennis and basketball courts within Ashburton Park.

Parking/bike storage: You can store your bike inside the property. There is parking available on streets nearby but a permit is needed.

The high street 

Near to Ashburton Park, you’ll find a range of cafes, restaurants and shops. Supermarkets include Tesco Express, Co-op and Sainsbury’s Local, as well as large international food shop, PFC. There’s also a Boots, NatWest, sports clothing store, GP surgery and second-hand record shop.

Food favourites include Indian restaurant, Vujon, FILTR for your morning coffee and pastry, and the highly acclaimed Ossies Fish and Chips. The Joiners Arms pub is also not to be missed for its atmospheric interior and welcoming local crowd.

Catching the tram from Blackhorse Lane, you can reach the centre of Croydon within 15 minutes. Centrale Shopping Centre is home to a Marks & Spencer, Waterstones, WHSmith, Primark, Poundland, a range of banks, a PureGym, Iceland and Argos.

If you’re looking for somewhere to relax after an afternoon exploring the shops then the food court at BOXPARK Croydon won’t disappoint. Check out Pakistani restaurant, Thela for their famous daal bun kabab, Greek on the Street for flatbreads packed with tzatziki and spices, Bao Bao for some of the best Taiwanese street food around and MEATliquor for burgers and cocktails.

Arts and leisure

To experience a traditional Canadian pastime, Bad Axe Throwing is a must. Take some friends and enjoy an evening blowing off some steam! Or head to Sluggers to try out some Latin American baseball alongside a mojito or two.

Croydon is also home to the David Lean cinema, a community film house with a bar screening independent productions. Or head to Fairfield Halls for a night of comedy, musical theatre or dance performances.

In the magnificent clocktower building on the edge of Queen’s Gardens, you’ll find the Museum of Croydon. The gallery documents the development of the town since 1800, and provides artefacts donated by current and former residents of Croydon.

How to apply

If you want to be the first to find out more about our great property and attend virtual viewings, take our guardian eligibility quiz today to start the application process.


  • Spacious period property set within Ashburton Park
  • Plenty of space making it a perfect place to work from home or set up an artist’s studio
  • Private garden
  • Close to the high street with shops, cafes and food court BOXPARK Croydon

Transport Links

  • Woodside and Blackhorse Lane tram stops: Five minutes’ walk
  • East Croydon station: 15 minutes by tram
  • London Bridge: 40 minutes door-to-door

Popular Volunteering at this Location

Dot Dot Dot supports all of its guardians to volunteer at least 16 hours every month for good causes. Take a look at some of the volunteering opportunities in this area.
  • Museum of Croydon: A chance to volunteer front of house or around exhibitions so you can learn new skills and contribute by keeping the history of your community alive.
  • Goodgym Croydon: Volunteering with a difference - join a group where you run to a volunteering task across Croydon. A great way to combine fitness with doing good in your local community.

Fees & Costs

  • Monthly licence fee: from £559pcm
  • Refundable security payment (equivalent of 5 weeks’ fees): from £643 depending on the property and how many people are living there
  • Fees include council tax and utilities
  • No hidden costs, service charges or admin fees

Dot Dot Dot will undertake a review of our licence fees every twelve months. This includes council tax and utilities, where they are included in the monthly licence fee. In such instances, any increases in council tax and utilities will be passed onto our guardians.

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