Stanmore has a great mix of housing options, including many original workers' cottages and terraces, which have been stylishly updated. There are also a range of apartments and a number of larger residences which are perfect for family living.
Stanmore's schools provide a drawcard for many buyers. The suburb is the home to Newington College as well as Stanmore Public School and St Michael's Catholic Primary.
Convenient for commuters, Stanmore Station is positioned at the centre of the suburb. Surrounding the station are an enticing selection of local shops and eateries. In coming years the northern edge of Stanmore is set to be significantly enhanced, with a major upgrade planned for the Parramatta Road corridor.