Old Coulsdon

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Coordinates: 51°18′06″N 0°06′51″W / 51.3018°N 0.1143°W / 51.3018; -0.1143

Old Coulsdon
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Bradmore Green Pond - Old Coulsdon
Old Coulsdon is located in Greater London
Old Coulsdon
Old Coulsdon
 Old Coulsdon shown within Greater London
OS grid reference TQ315575
London borough Croydon
Ceremonial county Greater London
Region London
Country England
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town COULSDON
Postcode district CR5
Police Metropolitan
Fire London
Ambulance London
EU Parliament London
London Assembly Croydon and Sutton
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Old Coulsdon is a small village near Coulsdon in London, 14.4 miles south of Charing Cross, England and part of the London Borough of Croydon. The nearest station is Coulsdon South.

Schools[edit]

Oasis Academy Coulsdon was formerly Coulsdon High School. Before this it was Taunton Manor School. Coulsdon College was formerly Purley College and that was formed from Purley High School for Boys and Purley High School for Girls.

Transport[edit]

There are four regular London bus services in the area: 60, 466, 404, and route N68 which provides a 1 hour 30 minute journey into Central London every 30 minutes during the night.

Churches[edit]

Old Coulsdon has one Church of England church, St John's the Evangelist (website). It is also home to St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church and Old Coulsdon Congregational Church.

Sports[edit]

The village is home to the Purley John Fisher Rugby Football Club.

There are currently two youth football teams active in Old Coulsdon; the Old Coulsdon Jets and the Old Coulsdon Colts.

Coulsdon is also home to a hashing club, the Old Coulsdon Hash House Harriers .

Scout Groups[edit]

The following Scout Groups are based in Old Coulsdon:

12th Caterham Parson's Pightle are based at Parson's Pightle 466 Coulsdon Road (next to the Rugby Club) - 12thcaterham

Pubs[edit]

There are two pubs in Old Coulsdon:

  • Tudor Rose (Mitchell & Butlers Premium Country Dining Pub/Restaurant)
  • The Fox (Mitchell & Butlers Vintage Inn)

Businesses[edit]

There are three Dental Surgeries in Old Coulsdon.

There are three parades of shops in Old Coulsdon:

  • Lacey Green Shops
  • Taunton Lane Shops
  • Tudor Parade

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