The application site comprises the car dealerships and a multi-storey car park at 375-401 Brighton Road (A235). The site is bounded to the northeast by a row of houses which are accessed from Wyche Grove. South Croydon Recreation Ground abuts the eastern boundary of the site and a Honda car dealership is located to the south.
The site extends to 1.3 acres. It is rectangular in shape and fronts onto Brighton Road.
The surrounding built environment varies in terms of land use, building design and materials. The residential properties on Wyche Grove are two storeys high and the buildings to the south of the site make up a single storey car dealership.