A predominantly residential suburb, Maidstone encompasses the area between Suffolk Street to the south, Ashley Street to the west, Summerhill Road and Rosamond Road to the east, and Williamson Road and Rosamond Road to the north and north-east. A large area of this also includes the private golf course of Medway.
With a large number of recreational parks including a couple of dog parks, and playgrounds and it’s close proximity to the CBD, Maidstone is quickly becoming a property hotspot. The house prices in Maidstone have escalated dramatically over the past ten years.
Whether it’s a shopping centre, a swimming pool, tennis courts, the city, food, transport, a church, Maidstone’s prime location gives it’s residents superior access to what Melbourne has to offer. With Highpoint Shopping Centre at it’s doorstep, there is plenty to do including bowling, cinemas, restaurants and bars.
Schools in the area include:
- Maribyrnong College
- Footscray North Primary School
- Footscray West Primary School (just south of Maidstone)
- St Vincent’s School