Maidstone for You

Frédéric Bistro

An enviable lifestyle in The County Town of Kent

Why choose between tranquil countryside and a vibrant social scene when you can have it all?

Beautiful green spaces, fantastic shopping, fabulous food and drink crafted from local producers, and an array of leisure activities and events; nowhere in Kent offers the best of both worlds quite like Maidstone.

A variety of high quality traditional and new build housing means you’re sure to find your perfect home. And families are spoilt for choice with four Grammar schools, seven Secondary schools; including five rated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted. Whatever lifestyle you dream of, you’ll find it in Maidstone.

Live life at your pace

Countryside & green spaces

  • Maidstone lies within the Kentish Downs
  • Surrounded by countryside and charming historic villages, with numerous cycle & walking routes
  • Over a quarter of the borough within the Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
  • 12 green spaces and parks, including 4 Green Flag parks
Leeds Castle

Heritage & visitor attractions

  • A wealth of attractions from the broad collections at Maidstone Museum, to family fun at the farm at Kent Life, vineyards and distilleries
  • Home to “The Loveliest Castle in the World”, Leeds Castle
  • Over 2,000 listed buildings, the 3rd highest in Kent
  • 41 conservation areas, including six in the town centre
  • Find out more at Visit Maidstone
Fremlin Walk

Shopping & socialising

  • Variety of shopping destinations: Fremlin’s Walk, The Mall, St Peter’s Wharf, Royal Star Arcade & Newnham Court Shopping Village
  • Twice weekly Maidstone Market
  • Extensive choice of nightclubs, bars, restaurants, music, theatre & comedy
  • Lockmeadow leisure complex features a cinema, bowling, trampoline park, and global independent food hall

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