Things to do
Although small, Englefield Green has a delightful range of things to do and has easy access to its bigger neighbouring towns.
Englefield Green grew from a hamlet in Egham into a village and is located in the south easterly region of Windsor Great Park. Easy access to Windsor Great Park is one of the many attractive features of life in Englefield Green. Windsor Great Park is a Royal Park covering 2020 hectares; it also has a Deer Park and offers boundless opportunities for walking, cycling and horse-riding. Another popular tourist destination is the nearby Virginia Water Lakes. Again, there are endless walk and cycle paths as well as sights such as a large cascading waterfall and a 100 foot Totem Pole.
Englefield Green offers an array of small village shops with some beautiful, independent cafés to eat and drink in. The Savill Court Hotel and Spa is situated in the heart of the village and Savill Gardens is an exotic woodland space with a rose garden that was opened by the Queen in 2010. There are several notable historical landmarks and tourist attractions such as: The Royal Air Force Memorial, The Magna Carta Memorial and The John F Kennedy Memorial. Visiting these locations makes for a great family afternoon out. Englefield Green also has access to the River Thames at Old Windsor. From here you can enjoy boat trips and fantastic views of Surrey’s natural beauty.
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State Primary and Infant Schools in and around Englefield Green include: St Jude’s C of E Junior School, St Cuthbert’s Catholic Primary School, Englefield Green Infant School and Christ Church C of E Infant School.
Englefield Green is home Royal Holloway, University of London.
Transport links in and around Englefield Green
From Englefield Green it will take you approximately 50 minutes to get to London Waterloo from Egham train station. If you chose to travel from Virginia Water to London Waterloo it will take you approximately 45 minutes.
Englefield Green has easy access to the M25 and the M3 meaning that it is easy for you to get in and around the whole UK.
Who lives in Englefield Green?
Englefield Green is a small village that is full of variety, from professional commuters to families to students. There is a particularly large student market due to Royal Holloway, University of London. Young families are drawn to the village because of the wide range of good schools.
The property market in Englefield Green
The property market in Englefield Green is very strong and active at present. There is a high demand for properties from investors because of Royal Holloway, University of London and therefore there is a continuous tenant demand. Englefield Green offers a wide array of properties ranging from Georgian, Victorian, and Edwardian to modern contemporary builds.
According to Zoopla, Englefield Green has seen a 3.20% increase in property price over the past year. This equates to a £19,677 value change.
Current asking prices in Englefield Green are approximately: £368,719 for a 2 bedroom house and £374,671 for a 2 bedroom flat. If you are looking to rent, currently prices are averaging at: £1,498 pcm for a 2 bedroom house and £1,391 pcm for a 2 bedroom flat.