All Topics / General Property / Buying accross from a state school Search for: Viewing 4 posts - 1 through 4 (of 4 total) TroodygMember@troodygJoin Date: 2009Post Count: 24 February 6, 2010 - 5:10 am What do forumites think of purchasing an IP accross the road from a school. It is a small school of about 300 students. Has a reasonably good name and is also an attractive and well maintained school. SingerMember@singerJoin Date: 2009Post Count: 75 February 7, 2010 - 11:30 am Why not? but only if it was an IP suitable for families. No good having a 1 bedder with singles or oldies as a target opposite a school. Scott No MatesParticipant@scott-no-matesJoin Date: 2005Post Count: 3,856 February 7, 2010 - 12:50 pm The main downsides to living next to a school are: parking issues, playground noise, traffic (drop off & pick ups), construction work (thanks to Wayne, Krudd & Jools). rickypleasMember@rickypleasJoin Date: 2010Post Count: 22 February 8, 2010 - 3:00 am drawbacks are that the school bells are on an alarm system & ring all summer long (starting early in the AM) & sometimes there is some noise of kids playing on the swing setViewing 4 posts - 1 through 4 (of 4 total)You must be logged in to reply to this topic. If you don't have an account, you can register here.