Packet Boat House is located off the main High Road in Cowley Peachy, Uxbridge.
Packet Boat House is within a highly desirable area in Hillingdon with excellent road connections to Heathrow Airport, the A40, M40 and M25. There are plenty of bus routes along the main High Road that give easy connection to local services and conveniences. Nearby, West Drayton overground station gives easy connectivity into London Paddington whilst Uxbridge Tube Station which is serviced by both the Metropolitan and Piccadilly lines, gives commuters convenient access into The City and/or the West End.
West Drayton will be one of the stations on the Western section of the new Crossrail scheme which is due for final completion in 2019. Crossrail is a project to build a major new railway link under Central London which will connect The City, Canary Wharf, the West End and Heathrow to commuter areas East and West of London, dramatically reducing travel times into London. The station will be upgraded and modernised to accommodate the new Crossrail trains.
Cowley Peachy has a good range of amenities. Close by are large supermarkets such as Tesco, Morrisons and Aldi, as well as Hillingdon Hospital and Intu Uxbridge (formerly known as the Chimes Shopping Centre). Packet Boat House is also perfectly situated near many primary and secondary schools and is only a short distance from Brunel University.
An idyllic location
Stockley Park Business Park which serves companies such as BP, Canon, Marks & Spencer and Toshiba is also easily accessed from Packet Boat House.
Packet Boat House is located in the leafy suburb of Cowley Peachy, Uxbridge. The area is surrounded by beautiful woodland and lakes such as Little Britain Lake and the Grand Union Canal. Cowley Lock on the Grand Union Canal is a prime conservation area and home to several waterside pubs and restaurants which are perfect to unwind in after a long day at work, or just to spend a leisurely and relaxing Sunday afternoon in.
Leisure on your doorstep
In addition to the tranquil setting of the area, the location of Packet Boat House offers a number of recreational and leisure facilities nearby such as the Cowley Recreation Ground, Packet Boat Marina and Hillingdon Sports and Leisure Complex. A short distance away is Ruislip Lido which boasts one of London’s few beaches.
Intu Uxbridge (formerly known as the Chimes shopping centre), is a short distance away from Packet Boat House. With a wide range of high street stores such as Debenhams and BHS, as well as an Odeon IMAX cinema, Uxbridge is a great place to visit for a day of shopping, relaxation and entertainment. Uxbridge has a wealth of restaurants and cafes together with a vibrant nightlife that puts the town firmly on the map of desirable places to live.