I stayed in a B&B there for a contract in Croydon, and soon worked out why it was cheapThe judge thought he suffers enough living in the ghetto that is Thornton Heath. The way people drive and park on that stretch of road is shocking too. I doubt many of them are driving properly documented or insured.
Some of the rooms were being rented out by the hour as a knocking shop
I only lasted a week before I though central Croydon is going to be safer