Persimmon - Downs View, BR8

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Get the best of both worlds at Downs View

Downs View is our collection of one and two bed apartments in Swanley, Kent. Just 19 miles from central London, the town offers a fantastic location close to the capital, yet enjoys a more peaceful setting with vistas of the surrounding down land.

  • Selection of 1 & 2 bedroom apartments
  • Within Zone 8 of the TfL rail network
  • Excellent shopping and leisure facilities
  • Close to Kent's stunning countryside
  • 30-minute journey to central London by train

Our development is in a prime location just a short walk away from Swanley train station; from here it's a convenient 30-minute journey into central London – ideal if you need to travel for work. There are excellent shopping facilities nearby with plenty of local shops, as well as a weekly market.

Living at Downs View means you'll be able to enjoy nearby Swanley Park with its 60-acres of landscaped parkland, incorporating children's play areas, a miniature railway and a splash pool. Lullingston Country Park is also within easy reach, providing acres of peaceful parkland and woodland for all the family to enjoy.

Local amenities close to hand

Downs View is well-placed for the town's plentiful amenities, which include Swanley Square Shopping Centre and an impressive Asda Superstore. There are also plans to add to the existing shopping centre which will see an even greater selection of shops and eateries. If you need more choice, the impressive Bluewater shopping centre is just over 8 miles away, and the area's fast rail links will also take you into London's West End, with its amazing choice of shops and dining experiences.

Leisure facilities close to hand

The development is close to an array of leisure facilities with White Oak Leisure Centre just over a mile away, offering a vast selection of family-friendly activities including a fitness centre, sports hall and a swimming pool with flumes. There's an impressive choice of pristine golf courses within easy reach, including the Pedham Place Golf Centre and Cray Valley Golf Club, and for more relaxing entertainment, multi-screen cinemas can be found in nearby Orpington and Bluewater.

Swanley's location offers easy access to London yet is within Kent's ‘Garden of England', so living here means you really do get the best of both worlds.

To hear more about this fantastic development arrange an appointment now.


Green Court Sports Club: 1 mile

White Oak Leisure Centre: 1.5 miles

Swanley Park: 2 miles

Pedham Place Golf Centre: 2.1 miles

Farningham Wood Nature Reserve: 4.1 miles


High Firs Primary: 0.7 mile

St Bartholomew's Catholic Primary School: 1.1 miles

St Marys C Of E Aided Primary School: 1.3 miles

St Paul's C Of E Primary School: 1.9 miles

Hextable Primary School: 2.2 miles


Asda Swanley Supercentre: 1.2 miles

ALDI: 1.1 miles

Nugent Shopping Centre: 4 miles

The Walnuts Shopping Centre: 4.5 miles

Sainsbury's: 4.7 miles

Tesco Extra: 5.4 miles


In 2016, Swanley became part of Zone 8 of the TfL network meaning you can use your Oyster or contactless card to travel from Swanley train station into London. This has lowered fares and made travel into the city more convenient – ideal if you need to commute daily. Links by train are speedy too: it's just over 30 minutes to London Victoria and London Blackfriars.

Travel by road is also easy as you'll be just a few minutes drive to the M25, giving great access to major airports, the city and beyond.

Approximate distance by car to:

  • Swanley train station: 0.4 miles
  • M25, junction 3: 1.1 miles
  • Dartford: 6.4 miles
  • Bluewater shopping centre: 8.4 miles
  • Bromley: 11 miles
  • London City Airport: 18.6 miles
  • Central London: 19.4 miles
  • Gatwick Airport: 32 miles


Thales Pharmacy: 0.3 mile

The Oaks Surgery: 0.7 mile

Queen Mary's Hospital Sidcup: 4.9 miles


Images depict typical Persimmon Homes house type. All room dimensions are subject to +/- 50mm tolerance. This information is for guidance only and does not form any part of any contract or constitute a warranty. All information correct at time of publication and is subject to change. Please check specification by contacting the development directly.