Set in between Upton and St Crispins, Marina Gardens offers great facilities and transport links to nearby Northampton. Green spaces combine with culture, sports, entertainment, leisure and shopping to form an area rich in amenities.
In the nearby village of Duston there are three primary schools, a secondary school, several independent shops and small supermarkets, a chemist, a medical centre, a dentist, a post office, a library, hair salons, public houses and three churches.
Sixfields leisure and retail complex is not far away and includes a large supermarket, a Cineworld cinema, tenpin bowling, clothes stores, restaurants, a health club and a gymnasium. Further facilities are available in Northampton town centre, just a 10 minute drive away.
Duston has it own supermarket and a retail village only half a mile away.
Northampton town centre, only a short 10-minute drive, boasts many different boutique and high street shops.
There is a Primary school on St Crispins. The local Secondary schools can be found in Duston and Bugbrooke. A private school is also within 1 mile.
Marina Gardens has very good transport links with the M1 only 3 minutes by car. The development is located approximately 3 miles to the west of Northampton town centre and can be easily accessed from the M1 junction 15A or 16 via the A45 - a convenient base for commuting around the region and beyond.
Central Milton Keynes is 22 miles via the M1; Luton is 37 miles south via the M1; whilst Birmingham and Cambridge are both easily accessible via the M6 and A14 respectively.
The nearest train station, Northampton Railway Station, is only a 14-minute drive from the development. The station provides rail links south to London (with a journey time of less than an hour) or north to Birmingham New Street. For travel further afield, accessible airports include Birmingham, Luton, East Midlands, Stansted, Heathrow and Gatwick.
There is a dentist and doctors in Duston. The nearest hospital is in Northampton.