With around 10,000 local residents and approximately 3,600 homes, Woodingdean is a small village located just east of Brighton. It consists mainly of one and two storey semi-detached and detached housing. The majority of which were built between 1920 and 1950, with some further development between 1970 and 1980 (source: Brighton-hove.gov.uk).
Woodingdean’s primary land use is housing but also supports a small number of shops and services for residents of the area see facilities-in-woodingdean).
The average price paid for a property in Woodingdean as of early July 2018 was £370,556 based on 84 recent sales – flats are valued at around £283,000 and a terraced houses at around £405,757. (Source: www.zoopla.co.uk/house-prices/woodingdean/). Over the last 12 months (to July 2018) Woodingdean has seen a fall in house prices of around 3.36%.
In central Brighton the average paid price of property at £397,829 based on a total of 2,367 property sales during the 12 months to July 2018 . Over the last 12 months to early July 2018 Brighton has seen a fall in house prices by -4.05% (https://www.zoopla.co.uk/house-prices/east-sussex/brighton/).
Similarly a close suburb to Woodingdean, Saltdean has seen a -4.05% fall in property over the last 12 months. Saltdean had 151 property sales in the 12 months to July 2018 with an average paid price of £375,156 (www.zoopla.co.uk/house-prices/saltdean/).
Estate Agents in Woodingdean
There are two active Estate Agents operating in Woodingdean and have a large number of excellent properties for sale in the area. These are:
Cubitt & West – https://www.cubittandwest.co.uk/estate-agent-in-woodingdean
Fox & Sons have an office but it is currently un-manned (please check with them to see if this is still the case if you are looking for properties in Woodingdean)
There are a number of other Estate agents that do not have a physical presence in Woodingdean but do have property listings available for viewing. These include:
The no commission agent Purple Bricks also have a number of Woodingdean properties available for sale:
Woodingdean Shops and Services
Some of Woodingdean’s incredible shops and services include:
Two Nursery’s – Oak Cottage Nursery
Kipling Lions Pre-School
Two Primary Schools – Woodingdean Primary School and Rudyard Kipling Primary School
Two pharmacies – Well Pharmacy and Bridgman Pharmacy
A Doctors surgery – Woodingdean Medical Centre
Vets – Coastway and Cliffe Vetinary
A Public Library – The Woodingdean Library
An active Community Centre and Youth Centre
A number of Hairdressers including Ricky Clarke, Pretty Pascalle and Rosalyn’s – there are also barber shops including Woodies, The Godbarber and Chris Yeatman
Plenty of eateries and Cafes including:
The Woodingdean Cafe
and the community run Java Café
See our feature for a full list of places to eat in Woodingdean /www.woodingdeaninbusiness.co.uk/where-to-eat-in-woodingdean/
Two Post Offices – on Cowley Road and Falmer Road
Three main bus services (2, 22 and 52)
If you’d like to know more about what its like living in Woodingdean see www.woodingdeaninbusiness.co.uk/woodingdean-nice-place-live/