Windsor Castle is the longest-occupied palace in Europe and has been used by the reigning monarch since Henry I (who reigned 1100 to 1135).
Having been Queen Elizabeth II’s favourite weekend home, it is now an official residence of King Charles III – with his eldest son having recently moved nearby into Adelaide Cottage.
With these royal connections in mind, we take a look inside four properties up for grabs near the castle.
We take a look at four properties up for grabs near the royal residence that is Windsor Castle (scroll down for more details)
Windsor’s appeal is not only its royal history as it has easy access to the capital – less than an hour by public transport to London – and Heathrow Airport.
It also has good schools, both private and state. Some overseas parents with children at nearby Eton College often buy property in Windsor for when they visit.
Windsor’s appeal is not only its royal history as it has easy access to the capital – less than an hour by public transport to London – and Heathrow airport
Windsor has a lot to offer residents, including its position next to the beautiful River Thames
Daniel Copley, of Zoopla, said: ‘If you fancy having some regal neighbours, there are currently some beautiful properties for sale in Windsor, including a Grade II listed apartment and a spacious townhouse with a garden which provides direct access to the Long Walk.
‘Windsor itself also has a lot to offer residents including a buzzing town centre with plenty of shops and restaurants, great transport links to London and excellent schools.’
Four homes for sale near Windsor Castle…
1. Five-bed house, Windsor, £1.15m
This semi-detached Victorian house is in Windsor town centre and is for sale for £1.15million via Lawsons Residential estate agents
The property combines a modern interior with period features, including a bay window in the living room
The luxury family home has five bedrooms, and a self-contained apartment in the basement
This semi-detached Victorian house is in Windsor town centre and has a self-contained one-bedroom apartment in the basement and permit parking.
It has an asking price of £1.15million and the sale is being handled by Lawsons Residential estate agents.
2. Three-bed house, Windsor, £1.2m
This townhouse in Windsor is on the market for £1.2million and being sold by Hardings estate agents
The property is spread across three floors and has an period features combined with a modern interior
There are three bedrooms, including this double bedroom with wooden floors and a fireplace
This three-bedroom townhouse is spread across three floors and has an abundance of period features.
It is on the market for £1.2million and is being sold by Hardings estate agents.
3. Five-bed maisonette, Eton, £1,195,000
This property for sale is in Eton, a town that is on the opposite bank of the River Thames from Windsor
The property is on the market for £1,195,000 and is being sold by Romans estate agents
The property for sale is an Grade II listed apartment that includes this spacious living room
The flat has five bedrooms as well as views across the high street in the historic town of Eton
This five-bedroom leasehold property is in Eton, a town that is on the opposite bank of the River Thames from Windsor.
The Grade II listed building is on the market for £1,195,000 and is being sold by Romans estate agents.
4. Six-bed house, Old Windsor, £1.45m
This detached house is in a private development in Old Windsor, and is for sale for £1.45million via Hardings estate agents
This large living room in the family home currently houses a dedicated music area that includes a piano
The kitchen boasts a five-oven Aga as well as a herringbone design floor and wooden cabinets
The house boasts large decorative windows, fireplaces and some period features
This detached house is in a private development in Old Windsor, just a short walk to the river and has a one-bedroom annexe.
Old Windsor is part of the area where singer Sir Elton John has lived for more than 40 years.
The six-bedroom property is being sold by Hardings estate agent and has an asking price of £1.45million.