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Five Favourite New Three-Bedroom Houses In Greater Manchester

Posted 1 February 2024 by Keith Osborne

We look at some attractive three-bedroom houses now for sale at Greater Manchester developments...

There are a host of new build home developments currently selling across the Greater Manchester region, with three-bedroom home types appealing to many buyers thanks to space and flexibility.

Purchasing a starter home is not limited to just one or two bedrooms, and a third room is a perfect choice for young families and those who need a work-from-home space that isn’t in plain sight in leisure time. Downsizers too will find it handy to have a comfortable spare bedroom to accommodate guests.

We take a look at current new homes developments in Greater Manchester and pick our favourite three-bedroom property types. All offers mentioned are subject to terms and conditions.


‘Souter’ house type from Persimmon Homes‘Souter’ house type from Persimmon Homes

The ‘Souter’ at Bluebell Walk, Westhoughton

This Persimmon Homes development is on the outskirts of a town just four miles from Bolton and six miles from Wigan, within easy reach of the M61. The second phase here has three- and four-bedroom houses priced between £251,995 to £399,995. One is the ‘Souter’, a three-storey terraced property type with private driveway, starting at £251,995. There’s a lounge and kitchen/dining room on the ground floor, two double bedrooms and bathroom on the first floor and en suite double bedroom on the top floor.

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‘Kielder’ house type from Keepmoat‘Kielder’ house type from Keepmoat

The ‘Kielder’ at The Seasons, Wigan

Just a mile or so south of the heart of Wigan, The Seasons is a Keepmoat development which when finished will comprise 169 two-, three- and four-bedroom homes. Early-bird buyers will see a number of choices and upgrades available with which to truly personalise their new properties. Prices currently start at £175,000, but from £205,000 is the ‘Kielder’. This semi-detached house with allocated parking and 818 sq ft of living space has a private garden accessed from the kitchen/dining room, and a separate lounge. Two of the bedrooms are doubles, with en suite to the largest and a bathroom for others to share. Potential buyers can ask about a £250 deposit offer and the housebuilder’s Easymove assistance scheme.

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‘New Stamford’ house type from Countryside‘New Stamford’ house type from Countryside

The ‘New Stamford’ at The Fairways, Bolton

The Fairways at Brackley Village is a development from Countryside Partnerships which is taking shape just a four-mile drive from the centre of Bolton, and for commuting to Manchester and Preston, the M61 is just two minutes away. Primary and secondary schools are within walking distance of home too. Prices start at £329,995 for current availability of three- and four-bedroom house types, with £10,000 or deposit paid on some plots. The ‘New Stamford’ comes with private driveway and is priced at £329,995. The 1,005 sq ft of living space is set over three storeys, with an open-plan kitchen/dining/living room on the ground floor; single bedroom, double bedroom and bathroom on the first floor; and a top floor dedicated to the principal bedroom, with skylights, dressing area and en suite shower.

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‘Ellerton’ house type from Barratt Homes‘Ellerton’ house type from Barratt Homes

The ‘Ellerton’ at Waldmers Wood, Walmersley

Barratt Homes has three- and four-bedroom houses for sale at this development, two miles north of Bury. Prices currently start at £290,000, and selected plots have a variety of special offers. Plots of the semi-detached ‘Ellerton’ have offers such as Key Worker Deposit Contribution and Deposit Unlock and are set to be ready to move into this spring. There’s a lounge at the front, kitchen/diner to the garden at the rear and an en suite to bedroom one. This house comes with two private parking spaces at the front.

Find out more about this development.


‘Shelley’ house type from Seddon Homes‘Shelley’ house type from Seddon Homes

The ‘Shelley’ at Highfield, Leigh

Hightfeld is a Seddon Homes development which is now 80% sold, but still has two-, three- and four-bedroom homes for sale from £189,000. Leigh is five miles east of Wigan and seven miles from Bolton, with a commute time of around 40 minutes to Manchester city centre. A new release in the ‘Shelley’ at £224,995, which comes with private parking. The kitchen/dining room has French doors to the garden and the bonus of a utility room. Cloakroom and understairs storage cupboard completes the ground floor layout. Bedrooms one and two are doubles and bedroom three is a single with built-in wardrobe. Find out more about this development at www.seddonhomes.co.uk.


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Westhoughton, Greater Manchester BL5
£247,995 - £395,995
Bluebell Walk
Westhoughton, Greater Manchester BL5 
3 - 4 bedroom properties
Persimmon Homes
Wigan, Greater Manchester WN3
£212,500 - £245,000
The Seasons
Wigan, Greater Manchester WN3 
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Little Hulton, Greater Manchester M38
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The Fairways at Brackley Village
Little Hulton, Greater Manchester M38 
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Bury, Greater Manchester BL9
£293,000 - £325,000
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Bury, Greater Manchester BL9 
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