A large number of people who work in Sydney choose to live in Burwood, as this charming suburb is situated just 12kms from the heart of Sydney’s central Business district. Burwood boasts its own train station, which takes passengers into the very heart of Sydney in less than half an hour.
Burwood is known for its interesting architecture, and a large number of enchanting Federation-style homes can be found on the Appian Way in Burwood. The town’s real estate market also features a number of other different styles of houses, bungalows and apartments, and property prices in Burwood are considerably lower than those in the heart of Sydney.
The town’s main commercial area can be found along Burwood Road, close to Burwood railway station. The large shopping centre of Westfield Burwood is situated just to the north of the station, while Burwood Plaza can be found on Railway Parade to the south of the station.
The large and lovely Burwood Park is situated opposite Burwood Road and this is the perfect place to relax and unwind for a while. The town also features a large number of interesting landmarks that are just waiting to be admired, including St Paul’s Anglican Church, which was built in 1871 and can also be found on Burwood Road. Other historical buildings of note include St Nectarios Greek Orthodox Church on Railway Parade, the Priory and the Congregational Church on Burwood Road.
Burwood’s close proximity to Sydney means that residents will never be starved for entertainment options. A large number of parks, gardens and world famous attractions can be reached quickly and conveniently from Burwood, while Sydney also offers a whole host of shopping, dining and other types of entertainment options.