Homes for Healthier Lifestyles

Posted 5 March 2019 by Helen Christie

More and more people are striving for healthier lifestyles, and this is something that housebuilders are recognising...

Having a healthy lifestyle isn’t just about spending hours in the gym. Having access to open areas for walks, calming spaces to improve well-being and enjoy nature can make a huge difference.

Here is a selection of some impressive developments that offer a range of facilities, from on-site gyms and swimming pools to ballet and pilates classes, to help residents maintain a healthy lifestyle…

White City Living (St James)

White City Living (St James)St James’ White City Living is the highly-anticipated next chapter of the vast White City regeneration area, introducing over 1,800 new homes alongside eight acres of bright open space to this former industrial area. White City Living has carefully curated a range of amenities that have been tailored specifically to provide health and wellness options for its residents – these include a gym, spa and swimming pool. 

Additionally, White City Living’s will feature a ‘calm zone’ park, defined by an expanse of serene water installations which will be illuminated by night. This zone will feature decked areas extending over the water connecting sheltered, outdoor communal terraces for residents’ use. For more information, call 020 3811 2197 or visit Prices start from £798,000.

Holborough Lakes (Berkeley Homes)

Holborough Lakes (Berkeley Homes)Holborough Lakes offers the very best of well-connected country living, situated in a prime location between the charming village green and the beautiful tree-lined 8-acre freshwater lake.

Residents at Holborough Lakes benefit from a range of well-being offerings, including the private gym, village green and outdoor trim trails, which run throughout the development and lead to the tree-lined lake. Which is the focal point at Holborough Lakes, providing a place of tranquillity set against a backdrop of deep woodland – ideal for dog-walking and escaping to a soothing, natural environment close to home. For more information, call 01634 775643 or visit Prices start from: £265,000 for an apartment.

Fitzroy Gate (St James)

Fitzroy Gate (St James)Fitzroy Gate is a luxury gated development by St James, which comprises 39 Victorian and Neo-Georgian-style four-, five- and six-bedroom homes. Set within the historic grounds of a beautifully-restored riverside estate in historic Old Isleworth.

At Fitzroy Gate residents will enjoy the very best of outdoor living, the development is set over seven acres and half is dedicated to open space, with three acres of fully-landscaped private parkland to the rear of the estate, featuring mature trees and a beautiful large pond. In addition to this ample green space, each home at Fitzroy Gate has two allocated parking spaces and comes complete with its own private garden – many of which benefit from first floor terraces with wonderful views of the parkland and River Thames.

For more information, visit or call 020 3432 2981. Prices start from £1,400,000 for a four-bedroom house.

Coda Residences at Avanton: Battersea (Avanton)

Coda Residences at Avanton: Battersea (Avanton)Avanton: Battersea is a new mixed-use development, which will create homes alongside the new global HQ for the Royal Academy of Dance. Avanton has recently launched Coda Residences at Avanton: Battersea, which comprises 130 suites, one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments. Residents of Coda Residences will have access to a range of amenities, including the studios within The Royal Academy of Dance for exercise classes such as ballet and Pilates. Find out more at Prices start from £495,000.

Clarendon (St William)

Clarendon (St William)​Clarendon is a major new regeneration scheme by landscape-led developer St William. Once complete, Clarendon will deliver 1,714 studio, one-, two- and three-bedroom homes, alongside a new public park together with a series of landscaped spaces and courtyards. The scheme will also introduce over 100,000 sq ft of commercial space – creating a new London destination that is a social and sustainable place to both live and work.

Well-being is key to life at Clarendon and residents will benefit from a superb range of facilities including a gym, spa, sauna and swimming pool. Furthermore, Clarendon will create pockets of public space and private courtyards for both residents and the local community to enjoy.

For sales enquiries call 020 3393 5926, or for more information visit Prices start from from £350,000.

Lillie Square (Capco)

Lillie Square (Capco)The Clubhouse at Lillie Square sets the bar for exclusive luxury spa facilities for residents with a 20m pool, fitness gym, health spa, sauna and steam room. ESPA service the two treatment rooms at Lillie Square with its range of signature treatments, as well as run a series of events throughout the year to provide residents with the very latest insights into beauty and wellbeing trends. Call 020 7381 9800 for more information, or visit Prices start from £820,000.

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