Madoc real estate guide & listings for sale
People who prefer a calm ambience will enjoy Madoc. There are about 10 public green spaces nearby for residents to discover, including Century Gardens and Major Oaks Park, which makes them very easy to reach from a lot of locations in this neighbourhood. The noise levels in this part of Brampton are also low, as noise from the streets and other parts of the city is rarely an issue - although there are still several noisier sections, especially closer to Highway 410.
Madoc is a fairly convenient part of Brampton for pedestrians; most day-to-day needs are easy to meet on foot. Cycling is also easy in this area as there are many bike lanes. Travelling by transit can be sometimes difficult in this area as a result of the low service level. Nevertheless, there are a few bus lines traversing the neighbourhood, and most properties are very close to a bus stop. On the other hand, cars are a great mode of transportation in Madoc. Nearby highways, such as Highway 410, are very easy to drive to from any location in this part of Brampton, and it is convenient to find a parking spot.
Most of the housing growth in Madoc happened between 1960 and 1980. The majority of the housing stock of this neighbourhood consists of single detached homes and townhouses, whereas the rest are mainly small apartment buildings. Roughly 80% of the units in the neighbourhood are occupied by homeowners while the remainder are rented. This part of Brampton is primarily composed of four or more bedroom and three bedroom homes.
Families will find that wherever their house is situated in Madoc, primary schools are nearby. On the other hand, parents and their children may find it challenging to access high schools on foot. Regarding food, it is generally possible for house buyers in this neighbourhood to shop for their groceries on foot. In addition, Madoc is a good place in which to eat out, and residents are served by a few cafes as well. A good selection of clothing stores is also located within a rather short walking distance.