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Is Hornchurch a nice place to live?


Is Hornchurch a nice place to live?

In terms of crime rates, Hornchurch is also safer than its neighbours, Romford and Ilford. As well as access to the bright lights of London, Hornchurch has a home-grown thriving community with its cricket team, football team, music venues and military heritage. Hornchurch also has some great parks and green spaces.

Is Hornchurch London or Essex?

Hornchurch is a suburban town in East London, England, and part of the London Borough of Havering. It is located 15.2 miles (24.5 km) east-northeast of Charing Cross.

Why is Elm Park called Elm Park?

The place name Elm Park was devised in 1933. It was derived from Elm Farm, which is first recorded in 1777 and was known as Elms in 1883.

How safe is Elm Park?

Elm Park is a smallish area on the westernmost edge of the borough, where 52 crimes were reported. The area is one that has been earmarked for regeneration, particularly given its proximity to Romford Town Centre.

Is Emerson Park posh?

Emerson Park is a suburban neighbourhood near Hornchurch in the London Borough of Havering, east London. Predominantly affluent and residential, it is located approximately 15 miles (24.1 km) north-east of Charing Cross.

Is Hornchurch expensive?

Hornchurch, with an overall average price of just over £450,000, was similar in terms of sold prices to nearby St Leonards Estate (£400,000) and Havering (£410,000), but was more expensive than Elm Park Hornchurch (£350,000).

What famous people live in Hornchurch?

Famous residents Hornchurch has been home to many a sporting great, including Frank Bruno, Tony Adams and Frank Lampard. Other famous residents include the author Jilly Cooper and singers Ian Dury, Billy Ocean and Imogen Heap.

What happened to Elm Park Reading?

Elm Park was home to Reading Football Club for over 100 years before the club moved to the Madejski Stadium in 1998. It is now a housing estate.

When was Elm Park built?

May 1935
But when Elm Park was formally launched in May 1935, only 500 houses had been built. Elm Park was a downmarket project.

Is Romford London safe?

Safety and Crime While crime is present in Romford (much like any large town or city), the areas considered to experience the least crime within the borough include Harold Hill, Gidea Park, and Harold Wood, among others.

Where is Hornchurch Country Park in Elm Park?

A Great sized 4 bedroom family home situated in a quiet and peaceful location, the home is also located close to St Albans Catholic Primary school and the award winning Hornchurch Country Park, the property benefits from a good size lounge and seperate dining area a low maintenance rear garden an…

Where is mid terrace in Elm Park Hornchurch?

Two bedroom Mid Terrace property located a short distance to ELM PARK DISTRICT LINE STATION, local schools and amenities. The property does REQUIRE UPDATING and is offered with NO ONGOING CHAIN, we a…

Where is Elm Park in the London Green Belt?

Hmm Elm Park, a ‘lovely’ little suburban town (almost village) situated in the Essex/Greater London Green Belt, between Dagenham and Hornchurch. The kind of place that young families could move to and love!!!

Is there a ground floor flat in Hornchurch?

Situated within a short distance to Elm Park Station (District) is the well presented one bedroom ground floor flat. Internally the property boasts spacious living accommodation and offers direct access on to a lovely communal garden area. Call to view