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Maidstone Area Guide
Find out about Maidstone
By: KentHomes Admin
Published: 2017-05-10 10:33:06
Category: Popular Locations
Maidstone is the county town of Kent and resides on the river Medway which runs through the centre of the eclectic town best known for its wide range of shops, restaurants, theatre and bars and clubs.
Though the town is held in high regards due to its entertainment venues and nightlife, Maidstone has much more to offer, there are a large amount of educational facilities, a huge array of properties and two train stations both of which providing easy access to London and the rest of Kent making the town perfect for everyone from students to families.
The Jewel in Maidstone's crown is Leeds castle, 'The Loveliest castle in the world', which was often visited by King Henry VIII and dominates the picturesque countryside that surrounds the town. Other cultural landmarks include Mote Park, the Millennium Park and the Kent Life museum.
There is a rich variety of properties in Maidstone, ranging from Georgian townhouses and Victorian cottages to stylish modern apartments which sport stunning river views.