The Madison Oakley estate agent blog

Discover the top Bath estate agent marketing ideas via our blog plus the latest news, tips, local history and local photos. If you need advice on any aspect of the local property market, search over 400 of our articles from our Bath partners by using the tags or category options. Alternatively, use our keyword search for more specific information. We also publish a regular monthly article series with the latest house price data on the Bath property market. Lastly, for even more local history info, we do recommend the East Twerton & Oldfield Park History Society website for a visit


John Wood the Younger and the story of Bladud

Having been born and brought up in Bath, I’ve always known about the story of the discovery of the hot springs by Bladud (and his pigs) and have encountered the same individual when researching several properties (most recently in Batheaston with the story of Bladuds execution and the origin of some Swainswick pub names). I decided to… Read More


Melcombe Court – first time pad or investment?

First floor two bedroom apartment with allocated parking space in ever popular Melcombe Court. Just 300yds from Moorland Rd shops yet bordering the Linear Park & Two Tunnels cycleway, this is a leafy quiet development which has proved ideal for first time buyers, retirees and investors over the years. Offered with no chain, this apartment… Read More


City pad or village home?

Complete chance that we took these two properties on on the same day but this is a superb example of what £250,000 buys you in and out of Bath – both properties are priced at exactly the same level, both have at least 2 bedrooms and both have gardens and off street parking but there the… Read More