A suburb of West London and only 5 miles to Central London, Acton appeals to a very cosmopolitan crowd. Bordering Ealing, Shepherds Bush & Chiswick, Acton is a popular residential area benefiting from leafy, tree lined streets. Poets Corner in particular is considered to be an extremely desirable district.
Large period properties are plentiful in Acton, especially in the North & West. Contemporary new build penthouses and apartments which offer high spec luxury living can be found mainly in the South side.
With no less than 5 tube stations including Acton Town, South Acton, Acton Central, North Acton, East Acton and Acton Main Line, you have the benefit of choosing either the Piccadilly or Central Line as well as Overground links. Bus & road routes in and out of London are also excellent.
The borough has a large selection of excellent state primary & secondary schools as well as private schools.
Convenient high street stores can be found in abundance whilst there is an eclectic mix of restaurants, bars and cafes.
Gunnersbury Park is situated between Acton & Brentford. As well as having its’ own museum, the park has 2 play areas, 2 rugby pitches, 1 cricket square, and numerous football pitches and tennis courts, which can be hired. The estate also has a bowling green and a pitch n putt golf course.