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What's it like to live in Brentford?

What are the local amenities like? Are the people friendly?

Asked on Jan 10 2008, General in Brentford | Report content

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  • Brentford Property The high demand for properties in Brentford is the result of an extensive regeneration programme which is set to increase the value of homes in the area. In addition to the many characterful traditional properties in Brentford, the stunning Ferry Quays apartments offer impressive waterside views, while a proliferation of new developments on the River Brent and Grand Union Canal add to the luxury properties in Brentford. About Brentford Riverside Brentford is renowned locally for its strong community feel. The pioneering regeneration project is transforming the town centre into a vibrant waterside retail and residential area with an eclectic mix of independent shops, well-known stores, restaurants, bars, hotels and cafés. Owning a property in Brentford gives you access to a local leisure centre, a thriving theatre, a successful football club, and the nearby Musical and Steam museums. Brentford sits just across the river from the delightful Kew Gardens and nearby Chiswick offers a wealth of restaurants, cafes and shops. Green Dragon and Strand on the Green Primary Schools are highly recommended by local families. Transport Situated on the A4/M4 corridor, home to many blue-chip companies, including Sky and Glaxo Smith KlineMajor motorway links to the M4, M25 and M3 Easy access to Heathrow Airport just 12 miles away Rail links include Brentford (National Rail, Zone 4), Boston Manor (Piccadilly Line, Zone 4) and Gunnersbury Station (District Line and National Rail, Zone 3)Easy road and public transport access to Chiswick, Kew, Richmond and Ealing Thinking of moving to Brentford? Register with us for property updates 0208 840 6666

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    Answered on Sep 22 2009, Report content
  • Hi, We would suggest that you get in touch with local estate agents in order to get some background about the area. You can search for agents using the ‘find agents’ tab on the top of the Zoopla Page. We hope this helps.

    Answered on Oct 1 2013, Report content
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