North West new homes round-up – our pick of the best new builds for sale
Made up of the counties of Cheshire, Merseyside, Lancashire, Greater Manchester and Cumbria, the North West of England is an area that is seeing a huge amount of development.
The government’s Northern Powerhouse scheme aims to re-distribute wealth away from London and the South East and as a result, property markets are continuing to see new schemes and developments.
Campaign to Protect Rural England (CPRE) have said there is a 61% increase in homes planned on the green belt in the North West, with a new total of 19,024, and a 44% increase in the North East, to 11,550 houses.
There’s an ever-increasing desire for eco homes, and the North West is an area that is seeing a growing number of eco developers, including eggHomes and Cumbrian Homes.
Green Bank in Middleton, Greater Manchester (Lovell)
In a residential area of Middleton, Greater Manchester, Green Bank is a selection of two-, three- and four-bedroom homes.The area offers a good selection of shops, school and parks, all within easy walking distance. The development also has excellent connections to the M60 and M62, ideal for commuters.
Wtih an eco ethos, Green Bank homes feature high efficiency boilers which use up to 40% less fuel than older models.Water efficient taps are installed which can reduce water usage by as much as 30%. Energy saving light bulbs are used which use 80% less electricity.
Prices from £114,500
Find out more about Green Bank from Lovell
Imagine Park in Liverpool, Merseyside (Barratt Homes)
With Liverpool city centre just 30 minutes away, Imagine Park is in a desirable location. Barratt Homes are offering a range of three- and four-bedroom homes, designed around flexible living.
Liverpool John Lennon Airport and Liverpool South Parkway train station are nearby, with rail links providing easy commuting transport to Manchester, Liverpool, Southport and Birmingham.
Prices from £173,995
Find out more about Imagine Park from Barratt Homes
Rock Court in Frodsham, Cheshire (In Town Luxury Homes)
In Town Luxury Homes have introduced Rock Court, an exclusive gated development of luxury homes for sale in Frodsham, Cheshire. The property development comprises of 11 three- and four-bedroom town houses and a four-bedroom detached house. Every property has a garage and an allocated parking space, plus a good size private, rear garden.
Frodsham has excellent motorway, train and airport links. Liverpool John Lennon and Manchester Airports are just 25 minutes drive away and the M56 is less than 10 minutes away from the M6 motorway.
Find out more about Rock Court from In Town Luxury Homes at www.itlh.co.uk
Viver Green in Hincaster (egg Homes)
Combining luxurious living with sustainability, egg Homes’ Viver Green development in Hincaster is a selection of 19 homes. Each home features landscaped gardens.
The development is just a 10 minute drive from Oxenholme railway station, offering homeowners access to central London within three hours. The M6 is just three miles away and the nearby village of Milnthope has local amentities and shops.
Prices from £445,950
Find out more about Viver Green from egg Homes at www.egghomes.uk
Carleton Manor Park in Penrith (Cumbrian Homes)
Carleton Manor Park is an exclusive development of 44 luxury new homes, situated on the Eastern fringe of the town of Penrith. This new development is situated within the heart of the Eden Valley with views to the Pennines and Lake District fells.
With easy access to the town, Carleton Manor Park provides the perfect retreat from the hustle and bustle of daily life. The development has a grand, gated entrance, and these stunning new homes are of the highest quality, modern in design and energy efficient.
Prices from £250,000
Find out more about Carleton Manor Park from Cumbrian Homes at www.cumbrian-homes.co.uk