“Old Town” is the historic and informal name given to the area in Croydon town centre where the first settlements in Croydon were located in Saxon times.
The area has a rich historic character and includes several important heritage assets including Surrey Street Market and the following listed buildings:
There are also three conservation areas that lie within Old Town:
The Old Town Masterplan has the following strategic objectives for Old Town:
The Old Town Masterplan was adopted as a Supplementary Planning Document 1 December 2014 following public consultation in February/March 2014.
More information on Old Town Masterplan is available here.