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  • Safety, amenities, nice housing and design, big park. Safety, once again. Lots of food to choose from, and a massive Sainsburys and M&S.
  • Four, yes four parks, for a population of about 20,000: in London that's hard to beat. A wonderfully mixed population, too, class, race, religion, whatever. The Abbey Mills. The shopping centre. The transport network. The low crime rate. I could go on!
  • Savacentre, Tandem Centre and other local warehouse shopping facilities. It has a become a mini Purley way.The River Wandle, Wandle Walk, Abbey Mills.
  • The name makes it sound nice & leafy when in fact the only trees are along the Wandle Way where there are some beautiful willows.
  • cavendish park is a large and quite place to walk the dog take the kids or just relax in the summer
  • The Wandle River Trail - join it at the Sava Centre and walk along the river path to Morden Hall Park past Merton Abbey Mills and the Deen City Park
  • Wandle River trail and Merton Abbey Mills
  • transport links to city ,tram link (croydon to wimbldon),10 mins from A3,wandle park,
  • Merton Abbey Mills Plenty of parks Hoo Hing A possible tram link and tube link will benefit the area
  • It was quiet up until implementation of Merton Councils C.P.Z scheme
  • It was quiet up until implementation of Merton Councils C.P.Z scheme!
  • 2 bedroom house for the price of studio flat a mile down the road in Wimbledon!
  • It's London, but not Londony!! Things are looking up in the area, more stuff to do, more money etc. A real community atmosphere

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Last updated: 2008-09-30

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