Maidenhead is a popular location for a wide range of home-movers, thanks to its culture, quality schools, attractive surroundings and proximity to London. It has a diverse demography, with a good mix of young singles and couples, families and retired people.
A Maidenhead property search will turn up a wide range of results. Common properties in Maidenhead include everything from traditional terraces to period semi and detached homes. A lot of development is underway to provide modern apartments and townhouses within cul-de-sacs and larger developments.
The town is characterised by the River Thames running through the centre and the famous Brunel-designed Maidenhead Railway Bridge, popularly known as the 'Sounding Arch'.
It boasts a packed, year-round arts programme, making the town a popular haunt for actors, dancers, models and musicians. Fine dining can be enjoyed at the Roux Brothers' acclaimed Waterside Inn and Heston Blumenthal's Fat Duck, both of which can be found in the nearby village of Bray.
For families, there is a generous range of quality primary and secondary schools, while commuters can travel to London in just 40 minutes via direct services between Maidenhead and Paddington. What's more, Crossrail is expected to arrive in Maidenhead in 2019.