Area guide to Locksbottom
Locksbottom is a highly desirable suburb of Bromley in South East London and is part of the London Borough of Bromley. With good schools and excellent commuter links into London, Locksbottom is an ideal location for families looking for a village atmosphere. Positioned on the edge of a greenbelt, Locksbottom is well situated for access to the M25.
The two private gated estates in the area, Keston Park and Farnborough Park, are widely recognised as two of the UK’s most prestigious estates in the South East of England.
These much sought-after exclusive residential estates skirt the village, and are hugely popular with families looking for high-end properties situated close to London. These secure gated communities offer a variety of different property architecture, from traditional 1930s through to the latest modern day mansions.
Locksbottom has a variety of outstanding schools, including the reputable Darrick Wood School, Keston Primary School and Ravens Wood School. There are also two selective Grammar schools in the area, with Newstead Wood School for girls and St Olave’s Grammar School for boys.
The village itself boasts a great selection of bistros, boutiques and independent shops. One of the most famous restaurants in the area is the Michelin Star ‘Chapter One’. This modern and stylish European restaurant is a favourite with both locals and those visiting the area. Indigo is another popular choice, which offers fantastic Indian and Bangladeshi cuisine in a contemporary environment.
Alan de Maid covers the BR6, BR2 and TN14 postcodes within the Locksbottom area.
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