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Furnace Green area guide

Furnace Green is located to the south east of Crawley Town Centre.

House building started in Furnace Green in the 1960s and carried on into the 1980s. The neighbourhood backs onto Tilgate Forest and Golf Course and it has a population of almost 6,000, living in just over 2,400 households.

The area is generally regarded as a family area and people don't move out of Furnace Green often.

The housing stock is predominantly three bedroom semi-detached housing, with an average value of around £380,000.

Furnace Green benefits from having the popular Hawth Theatre and border with Tilgate Golf Course and its extensive forest. It also benefits from a highly regarded junior school - the St Andrews CE Primary School (Ofsted).

Generally Furnace Green is not an area buy-to-let investors target, as they can generally get a better return in other areas of Crawley.

Read more about Furnace Green on Crawley Borough Council's website.