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Estate Agents in Cropston

Located in Leicestershire, England, Cropston is part of the civil parish of Thurcaston & Cropston and part of the borough of Charnwood. Cropston lies is on the edge of Charnwood forest and also a 10 minute drive from Bradgate Park.

Although the village itself is quite small, there’s a lot of history around the Cropston Reservoir. This reservoir was built between 1866 and 1871 to provide a supply of clean and fresh water for Leicester’s growing population.  

There are many older properties dotted around the area with many cottages that date back to the 16th century, so if you prefer a property with character, then Cropston is where you need to be looking. 

Things to do

Around Thurcaston and Cropston, there are many places worth visiting and seeing. Whether you prefer hiking or love to go cycling, there are many open spaces and parks to explore. 

Bradgate Park is a very popular location for people wanting to take a stroll and explore the 850 acres of open land. It’s also known as Leicestershire’s only medieval deer park, so if you’re down there, you may be lucky enough to spot one. 

Bagworth Heath Woods is a woodland area that’s filled with grassland, heathland, lakes and ponds. It’s a great place to explore aquatic plants and nature. 

Rothley Station is the UK’s only mainline heritage railway located on the Great Central Railway. The station has been restored to its 1912 appearance, right down to the coal fires and gas lamps.   

Cropston pubs. There are also many charming local pubs in the Cropston area, including The Badger’s Sett, Bradgate Arms, and The Pumping Station Cropston.


Copston Thurcaston is only a 2 min drive to the nearest railway station on Station Road. Here you can easily get a train to Leicester, Loughborough and beyond.

If you don’t drive, there are also regular taxi and bus services that operate in the city centre that might be worth using to get around. 

Looking for an estate agent in Copston to sell your home?

Every situation and need is unique, which is why we at Open House treat everyone as an individual. To find you the best home in Copston, we take the time to get to know each and every one of our clients. If you’re moving to the Copston area and looking to sell your home, we can help. To get started, why not sign up for our free house valuation service.

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