Shared Ownership in Brentford, West London
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If you want to be close to Central London but prefer living in a town environment, an affordable home in Brentford is the perfect compromise. Excellent public transport links into Central London and major roads out mean that you can spend less time commuting and more time enjoying your home.
To the north of the town lies the M4 and A4, where many global corporations have their headquarters. Due to location, Brentford offers excellent employment opportunities, as well as a fantastic place to live.
South of Brentford you’ll find large green spaces including Syon Park and Kew Gardens. The town lies on the confluence of the River Thames and River Brent, providing picturesque walks and beauty spots to enjoy.
The Thames Path runs through Brentford with Kew Gardens and Richmond in one direction, and Putney and Battersea in the other.
This quiet stretch of river is perfect for dog walks or as a running route.
Close to Brentford is the World Heritage Site, Kew Gardens, which boasts the world’s largest collection of living plants, and is a fantastic place for a day out. Attractions at Kew include the treetop walkway, the Nash Conservatory, Palm House and Japanese Pagoda.
Syon House and Park, which are open to the public, have been owned by the Duke of Northumberland for over 400 years and remain the current Duke’s residence in London. The house features an extensive art collection and once boarded the young Princess Victoria.
Brentford has some excellent local amenities for residents, including supermarkets, a large pet shop, car showrooms, coffee shops and newsagents. Sports fans can also visit Brentford football club.
Schools in the local area offer education for all ages. Options include the Green Dragon Primary School, Brentford School for Girls, Kew House School and the University of West London also has a site in Brentford.
Despite being surrounded by parks and countryside, Brentford sits on the M4, making it easy to get into Central London, or to Heathrow Airport and further out to Slough and Reading. There are also public transport options including Brentford and Kew Bridge stations with national rail services and direct trains to Waterloo.
Brentford is very close to the West Middlesex University Hospital, on the outskirts of Syon Park, and offers local GP and dental services at Brentford group practice, Banning Dental and the Butts Dental Practice.