South East New Homes Round-up - The Latest New Homes For Sale

Posted 18 November 2019 by Rebecca Burns

The WhatHouse? team selects the latest new build homes for sale in counties across the South East of England...

With house price falls concentrated around the South East, and more new homes coming onto the market than in other regions of the country, there could be some generous buyer incentives available for those still planning to purchase a property there.

The South East and London have been hit hardest by the Brexit turbulence, and for the time being the increased supply of homes for sale is out of sync with demand – which is pushing prices down.

Out latest round-up of housing developments across the South East gives prospective buyers a starting point for their search.

Barratt Homes at Chilmington in Kingsnorth, Ashford, Kent (Barratt Homes)

Barratt Homes at Chilmington (Barratt Homes)Phase 2 has now been launched at this popular development in Kingsnorth, which adjoins Ashford, offering a selection of brand new two-, three- and four-bedroom homes.

With plans for more than 5,000 new homes, Chilmington is surrounded by fields yet promises to become a vibrant new community situated within a ten-minute walk of local shops and community facilities. There are "Outstanding"-rated nursery/primary and secondary schools within easy reach, too, making it ideal for families with children. Ashford Designer Outlet is only 10 minutes away by car, and residents can travel from Ashford International to London St Pancras in just 39 minutes.

As an incentive for purchasers, Stamp Duty will be paid on selected plots.

Prices: From £292,995 to £449,995.

Find out more about Barratt Homes at Chilmington

Burghfield Park in Burghfield Common, Reading, Berkshire (Miller Homes)

Burghfield Park (Miller Homes)With a mortgage contribution or Stamp Duty paid on selected homes, Burghfield Park has a range of incentives available for those who want to move in before Christmas. This exclusive development is made up of two-, three-, four- and five-bedroom homes

surrounded by open countryside and woodland. There are some lovely spots to explore close by, such as nearby Ufton Park and Wokefield Common, while just north is the River Kennet and Theale Lakes, which are home to Hosehill Lake Nature Reserve and Burghfield’s Sailing Club.

There are plenty of amenities close by, including a Tesco Express a few minutes' walk from the development and a small shopping precinct about half a mile away. The village's other shops are about 20 minutes' walk from Burghfield Park, including a Post Office, bakery, pharmacy, greengrocer, farm shop and convenience store. There are good schools within easy walking distance, and the village is also hoe to a library and leisure centre, including a 25-metre swimming pool, gym, sports hall and outdoor courts.

Despite its peaceful village location, the M4 is about ten minutes' drive away from the development, and the M25 is just over half an hour away. The nearest railway station is in Mortimer, three miles away (and easy to reach by bus), which has services to Reading and Basingstoke in less than 15 minutes. Trains from Reading reach London Paddington in less than 30 minutes, while services from Basingstoke reach Waterloo in about 40 minutes. Paddington trains can also be boarded at Theale, three miles north of Burghfield Park.

Prices: Current availability priced from £329,995 to £699,995.

Find out more about Burghfield Park from Miller Homes

The Glade in Rowlands Castle, Hampshire (Nicholas King Homes / Fabrica by A2 Dominion)

The Glade (Nicholas King Homes / Fabrica by A2 Dominion)Situated in the heart of South East Hampshire, Rowlands Castle is a tranquil residential village which is focused around the large village green. The Glade is a development of 43 new homes set in this pleasant village location, with a choice of two-, three- and four-bedroom houses and a handful of two-bedroom bungalows.

The village has a few pubs and small shops, including a local convenience store, and the location also offers an an easy commute to London by road via the A3, or by rail to London Waterloo or Portsmouth, which is only about 12 miles away.

For leisure time the village is a fantastic place for walkers, being crossed by various long-distance footpaths such as the Monarch's Way, Sussex Border Path, Staunton Way and Shipwrights Way. It's also got the National Cycle Route 22 passing by the village green on its route from Havant to Petersfield. Other local leisure pursuits include the village's 18-hole golf course.

Prices: From £349,995.

Call 07972 742219 for more information

Four Seasons in Horam, East Sussex (Brookworth Homes)

This development is made up of traditionally-built homes set in pleasant parkland close to Horam Village Centre.

Each home offers a high specification as standard, with flexible living spaces designed for modern family lifestyles.

Some of the features of these homes include cosy yet energy-efficient underfloor heating throughout the ground floor; TV and data points to all bedrooms and living rooms; wiring ready for highspeed broadband; and a private garage and garden. Two-bedroom options are coming soon.

Prices: Currently available homes include The Lewes, a three-bedroom home priced at £375,000.

Find out more at or call 07775 756 231.

Aston Brook in Aston Clinton, Buckinghamshire (Bovis Homes)

Aston Brook (Bovis Homes)Promising luxury as standard, this Bovis development in an historic village location offers a collection of three- to five-bedroom homes, all situated just a few minutes' drive from the rolling green hills of the Chilterns. This Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is well known for its fantastic walking as well as cycling and other outdoor pursuits. The village of Aston Clinton was mentioned in the Domesday Book, but despite its age it provides a good set of modern amenities with a nursery and primary school plus a Post Office, doctor's surgery, pharmacy, dentist, veterinary surgery, pubs, sports clubs, a garden centre and a petrol station. In nearby Aylesbury, the county town, there are several schools providing secondary education.

Aylesbury is also home to some great shops, pubs, restaurants and attractions – as well as a railway station offering services to London Marylebone with a journey time of just one hour, giving Aston Brook plenty of potential for city commuters.

Prices: From £500,000 to £800,000.

Find out more about Bovis Homes

Be Townhouses in Godalming, Surrey (Be)

Be Townhouses (Be)Four-bedroom townhouses are available at this development in the desirable and historic Surrey Hills town of Godalming – just 47 minutes by rail from London Waterloo. Made up of a stylish collection of apartments and townhouses set around a landscaped courtyard, only townhouses now remain available to buy. Secure parking is included, and there’s also cycle storage, easy transport links, and panoramic countryside views.

Godalming itself is a charming, sought-after market town. It spans the River Wey in an undulating, heavily wooded area of the outer London commuter belt. There are lots of historic buildings scattered across the centre of the town, including Tudor timber-framed buildings, 17th century brickwork buildings, and many from other eras. The well-kept railway station is on the Portsmouth Direct Line between London Waterloo and Portsmouth. Godalming also lies roughly equidistant (31 miles) from Heathrow and Gatwick airports, making it ideal for those who need to travel internationally.

Prices: £580,000.

Find out more at or call 0845 600 7230.

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