Crystal Palace area guide
A local information guide to Crystal Palace property, schools, transport links & things to do
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Average property price in Crystal Palace£339,561
50.5% below the London Average of £510,967
Source: © Crown Copyright. Land Registry data for September 2014
Average rental price in Crystal Palace£490 per week
50.6% below the London Average of £738 per week
Source: © Foxtons current rental prices
Crystal Palace prices compared to nearby locations
|Area||Average priceToday||Average rentalToday||View properties|
|Beckenham||£424,175||£609 pw||Properties for sale or to rent in Beckenham|
|Crystal Palace||£339,561||£490 pw||Properties for sale or to rent in Crystal Palace|
|Dulwich||£779,378||£500 pw||Properties for sale or to rent in Dulwich|
|East Dulwich||£575,438||£424 pw||Properties for sale or to rent in East Dulwich|
|Elmers End||£424,175||-||Properties for sale or to rent in Elmers End|
|New Beckenham||£424,175||-||Properties for sale or to rent in New Beckenham|
|Streatham Vale||£394,110||-||Properties for sale or to rent in Streatham Vale|
|Sydenham||£381,423||-||Properties for sale or to rent in Sydenham|
|Upper Sydenham||£381,423||-||Properties for sale or to rent in Upper Sydenham|
|West Norwood||£391,891||£544 pw||Properties for sale or to rent in West Norwood|
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About Crystal Palace
Crystal Palace is a residential area in south London named from the former local landmark, The Crystal Palace, which occupied the area from 1854 to 1936. The area is located approximately 8 miles south east of Charing Cross, and offers impressive views over the capital. Crystal Palace includes one of the highest points in London, 367 feet (112 m). Two television transmitter masts make the district a landmark location, visible from many parts of the London area. Crystal Palace still retains much of its impressive Victorian architecture, although housing styles are mixed, with Victorian terraces next to mid-war terraces side by side with blocks of modern flats. Crystal Palace Park is surrounded by grand Victorian villas, many of which have been converted into flats and apartments. The "Crystal Palace Triangle", formed by Westow Street, Westow Hill and Church Road, has a large number of restaurants and several independent shops, as well as a sprawling indoor secondhand market on Haynes Lane.
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Transport options for Crystal Palace
Nearest stations and roads serving Crystal Palace, or browse Tube map.
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Crystal Palace station
Gipsy Hill station
Penge West station
Sydenham Hill station
Driving & walking
Schools in Crystal Palace
The top rated (Ofsted) schools in and around Crystal Palace.
|School||LEA||Total pupils||Av. Point Scoreper student||Ofsted|
|Paxton Primary School||Lambeth||236||31.6||Outstanding|
|Kingswood Primary School||Lambeth||747||30.3||Outstanding|
|Rockmount Primary School||Croydon||455||29.5||Good|
|All Saints CofE Primary School||Croydon||437||27.1||Requires Improvement|
|Virgo Fidelis Preparatory School (£)||Croydon||165||-||-|
|School||LEA||Total pupils||GCSE Level 2 (5+ A* to C)||Ofsted|
|Harris City Academy Crystal Palace||Croydon||1309||96%||Outstanding|
|Virgo Fidelis Convent Senior School||Croydon||817||87%||Good|
|Harris Academy Upper Norwood||Croydon||528||-||-|
|Sydenham High School GDST (£)||Lewisham||638||99%||-|
Feedback about living in Crystal Palace has been submitted directly by the public and may not neccessarily reflect the views of Foxtons. The description of Crystal Palace was modified from Wikipedia and is available under the Creative Commons licence. Land Registry data is Crown copyright.