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Waterside Park, UB7

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Ranked 37th out of 123 in West London
Area guide to West London
3.68 Rating (based on 19 reviews) 19 reviews
Waterside Park is a joint-venture, residential development by Barratt Homes and Taylor Wimpey, in the far westerly suburb of West Drayton, on the fringes of London. The apartments are next to the Grand Union Canal on one side and the Fray’s River on the other. Waterside Park is a ten-minute walk from West Drayton Station, which is due to form a stop on the Elizabeth Line with the arrival of Crossrail services at the station. Properties here are available to rent, buy, and let as short-term serviced apartments. Read more

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3.74
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3.84
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3.84
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3.89
Value
3.22
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Mrs

Development is great with park, parking and good neighbours. Quite and good for kids. Also close to tesco. Lots of greenery.house is nice top. I like it here ams really enjoy living here so much….

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Great locality peaceful pretty safe . Needs better high street stores. More schools and better roads

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Sometimes we get flight noise no great cafes near by

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Beautiful area however very small parking spots

Good size accommodation. Building managment clean it ebery week however it took a while to fix the lift. We sometimes have unsavoury people around the development abd parking area could be cleaner . All in all is maintained. However the parking spaces are very small especially visitor parking.

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I like it because its residential and quiet . Two stations are up the road so communication is great . There is s a river snd park to the property that are lovely. Also there is TeSco, Iceland and morrison within walking distance.

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I have to get a parking ticket twice even though I have a permit .

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Cano wait until crossrails!

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Design is a little old school and can feel dated at times. Additionally safety can be questionable, with younger people are always around the development. I have no had any issues with
Waterworks or heating however something management is slow to respond.

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Transport links arent great until crossrails, quiet which is forgood for families however not for going out as in nightliferror.

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Cross rail has been delayed

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Shane there is no SkyQ satellite to this building

Verified Resident

Recently we had some issues with a person breaking in to the estate and spray painting the walls which building management took 2 days to take him out, I’m sure you can imagine was quite scary! Also building iservices not equipped to have SkyQ boxes or have satellite so can not get the best TV service. Also the area isn’t regularly cleaned for how high the service charge is.

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The area is nice and quiet and I really enjoy going for walks down the canal

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The internet connection is quite restictive as it is a lot slower than I expected.

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Waterside Park Yiewsley

The development has matured and is better than it was before. Lots of new builds in the area so it has ptarmigan pressure on amenities and traffic. I still like it though. It has good transport links and access to canal and green areas.

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It’s quiet. Access to transport is great. Many supermarkets on the high street. Canal and green areas.
On the improvement side, the coscillator should invest on cleanlines.

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Nothing.

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Dreadful community

Verified Resident

All fairly new buildings with modern design and has a private parking and wooded area for all the little kiddies. Netted off balconies prevent vermin from ruining your outside balcony space. Often updated with new features such as protective bollards to prevent annoying parkingredients jobs.

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I like that it is closed off but the people are a little on the rude and unapproachable side.

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That the neighbours were not working friendly and that they can be quite confrontational over nothing.

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Perfect for retirement

Neighbours are very friendly, however we don’t interact much. No issues

Agency doesn’t always amend the problems with the electrics in terms of with the home electrics as bulbs aren’t the universal as most so it is hard to find.
Issues with toilets and cookers have been responded with very quickly.

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Area is quite plea sent shopping centres are quite close as retired

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I knew nothing of the area as I never lived in London.

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Happy safe comfortable area

We are quite new to the area but we are looking forward to being here for long. It seems like a great place to raise my family and eveembody appears to be very friendly so far. There are lots of parks around the area too.

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Everything is in close proximity the school shops station. I wish the pavements were a bit larger.

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None so far.

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High service charge

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We pay a lot of service charge. Parking area is not clean enough . The building managenent have a phone number you can use to call. The bins are not promptly cleaned. My car was broken into so safety is not very high. There are no CCTV in the development which is an issue.

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I like the view, we have a nice river over, there is a park just 2- 3 min away .

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I wouldn’t expect that the view would be so good!

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Noisy at night

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The parking is a massive issue everybody normally struggles to park at night. It is however good because it is close to the school which makes it easy for me to drop off and pick up my children. There’s a lot of greenery but it’s super noisy at night.

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There’s a park nearby and a big tesco and morrisons and also aldi

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Crime rate is high

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