Ideal for families, several reputable schools can be found around the vicinity of Water’s Edge, including Mytchett Primary School, which boasts a “Good” rating from Ofsted. There is also the prestigious Salesian College for boys, Farnborough Hill for girls and Holly Lodge Primary Academy, which are all within easy reach. Mytchett has plenty of amenities for your everyday convenience. Less than 10 minutes away, you will find supermarkets including Sainsbury's, Co-op food and a post office. There are also a number of doctors’ surgeries and opticians for your important appointments. For those who like to take care of their health and wellness, there are many walking and cycling routes surrounding Water’s Edge, residents can also enjoy local gyms, tennis clubs and golf courses. There’s even a swimming lake within walking distance for those willing to brave the water in the British summer.
To keep you entertained, there are a number of highly rated pubs, bars and restaurants nearby. The Kingfisher on the Quay is a waterside restaurant just a stone’s throw away. Basingstoke Canal is a great place for catching up with friends or family, and if you are looking for somewhere to keep the kids entertained, you can spend a day at Pennybridge Farm or Farnham Park, both just a short drive away. For something more educational, Farnborough Air Sciences Trust Museum is fabulous for children of all ages. The Meads Shopping centre provides a wide range of shops, from clothing to groceries. If you’re looking for some serious retail therapy, in Guildford designer brands, high street favourites and independent boutiques rub shoulders on its cobbled streets, with plenty of buzzing watering holes and delicious restaurants to choose from too.
Travelling couldn’t be easier from Water’s Edge, Mytchett is very well connected with the M3 and A3 close by. For shoppers, Camberley town centre is a 10-minute drive away and international travel is at your fingertips with Heathrow airport only 30 minutes by car. Farnborough train station is situated 2 miles away with great connections to nearby Woking and Guildford, and a direct service into London Waterloo in 41 minutes. Also, a regular bus route operates close by, making Water’s Edge fully connected to all local amenities.