FOCUS ON: WINDSOR, BERKSHIRE

ST LEONARD'S DALE
Price: £2.1m
This Georgian residence was designed by Anthony du Gard Pasley. It is grade II-listed and approached through wrought iron gates and a classic carriage driveway. The property is screened on all sides by mature trees and hedges. Contact: Knight Frank on 01344 840 020 or go to www.knightfrank.com

SHEET STREET
Price: £1.795m
Park House is an elegant Grade II-listed property situated close to Windsor Castle. It has six bedrooms, an Antony Mullen kitchen with adjoining wood-panelled sitting room. Contact: Hamptons International on 01753 855 555 or go to www.hamptons.co.uk

WHITE LILIES ISLAND, MILL LANE
Price: £2.525m
This five-bedroom property is based on a private island in a conservation area. It has four reception rooms, five bathrooms, a triple garage, wine cellar, games room, indoor pool complex comprising pool, sauna, shower room and changing rooms. Contact: Savills on 01753 834 600 or go to www.savills.co.uk

NEED TO KNOW | WINDSOR

Commuting: From Windsor and Eton Central station, the commute to London Paddington takes around 30 mins. From there to the City, it takes 20 mins on the tube – a further 10 mins if you’re going to Canary Wharf. Driving takes an hour, using the M4.

Education: Windsor is home to Britain’s most famous private school, Eton College. Prince William and Harry, David Cameron and Boris Johnson all went there. It is a boarding school charging around £20,000 per student per year.