Why live in Beaconsfield?

When looking for a place to live, the quiet town of Beaconsfield is starting to become a very popular location. Here are the top reasons why you should consider living in Beaconsfield.

The peaceful market town in Buckinghamshire, is a fascinating place to live with a variety of shops on the high street, and London just a short train journey away!


When it comes to commuting to London, Beaconsfield is one of the most popular places to live. The town is only an hour’s drive away from the capital and if you are not a fan of traffic, Beaconsfield station to Marylebone takes 22 mins to travel to London.

If you regularly travel internationally or want to escape the country for a holiday, Heathrow airport is only a 20-minute drive.

Beaconsfield train station platform

Local Amenities 

There are also many things to do in the village, as parks, gardens, and the Bekonscot Model Village are close by. 

The model village is great for families with small children, as they have a ride on railway that loops around the model village. Children love watching the model village pass them by as they ride along on the miniature train. 

The town also has a large variety of small, independent boutiques in addition to larger, more popular shops; providing you with copious amounts of places to explore at your leisure.

If you are into dining, there are over 20 high-end restaurants and pubs in the area. Not quite ready for an evening meal? There are also plenty of cafes you can pop into for a light lunch.

Bekonscot Model Village

History and Culture 

When you visit Beaconsfield, it feels like taking a step back in time. The architecture of the buildings is an eclectic mix of beautiful, Georgian styles to stunning, Tudor masterpieces. 

The town also hosts many traditional events including: 

  • The Festival of Lights
  • Festival of Choirs
  • Beaconsfield Summer Festival
  • Weekly Market
Image of a Church in Old Beaconsfield

Luxury Homes 

Beaconsfield is well known for its large and luxurious homes. Beechcrest boasts 8 luxury apartments and penthouses. The show home is open 7 days a week from 10 am to 5 pm.

The Beechcrest apartments in Beaconsfield by Millgate

Millgate is delighted to have built such an elegant building in such a desirable market town. If you are interested in moving in, call Millgate on 01494 706 078 or email beechcrest@frostweb.co.uk