Thorpe Bay Area Guide

About the Area

Location:  Thorpe Bay is located to the east of central Southend, providing residents with a more relaxed coastal living experience with trendy Broadway shops and restaurants.

Beach and Seafront:

The area is known for its beautiful beach, offering residents and visitors a scenic and tranquil seaside retreat.

The seafront pathway provides a picturesque route for walking, jogging, or simply enjoying the coastal views.


Thorpe Bay is well-connected by regular C2C rail services running between Shoeburyness and London Fenchurch Street. This makes it convenient for commuters and those who enjoy easy access to London.

Local Amenities:

The desirable ‘Broadway’ in Thorpe Bay features a variety of shops and restaurants, creating a vibrant and welcoming atmosphere for residents and visitors.

Sports and Recreation:

Sports enthusiasts can enjoy the challenging Thorpe Hall golf course, providing a scenic setting for a round of golf.

Thorpe Bay Yacht Club is another attraction for those interested in water activities.

The lawn tennis club adds to the recreational options available in the area.


Thorpe Bay has a small number of schools, including Bournes Green Infants and Junior School, located just above the Station Road northern boundary.

Thorpe Hall School, an independent day school, offers a non-selective, coeducational educational experience.

Thorpe Bay’s combination of coastal charm, recreational opportunities, and convenient transportation links makes it an attractive location for those seeking a relaxed yet vibrant community by the sea. The blend of beachside living and local amenities contributes to the appeal of Thorpe Bay as a desirable and affluent residential area.

Contact our Thorpe Bay Office for more help and advice about moving home in Thorpe Bay.

Location - Thorpe Bay