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After wanting to move out of the city to raise their daughter, Samantha and Benji instantly fell in love with Brook Valley Gardens in Chipping Barnet. Their new home ticked all of the boxes and with a baby on the way, they were keen to get settled in right away!

Cupid Strikes at Brook Valley Gardens - by Samantha Kozlowski

“Despite always wanting to move out of Central London, we didn’t expect Brook Valley Gardens to have such a hold over us! The plan was to always move away from the city once our daughter, Delilah, was a little bit older. We stumbled across Brook Valley Gardens and decided to take a closer look – thank goodness we did! My partner Benji and I absolutely loved living in the city, and this development seemed like the perfect compromise. We are surrounded by greenery but could be in the city on public transport within 30 minutes! We instantly fell in love with the development, so we didn’t even bother to look elsewhere.

Benji had worked very hard to renovate our previous home and it looked absolutely beautiful. As it was an older home, even after the renovation there still a few things that didn’t work very well for us – especially with a baby on the way. We didn’t have a garden and had to take stairs to get to our front door, which are two things we definitely wanted to change.

We are so happy in our brand new home! We love how fresh everything feels and we’re very excited to put our stamp on the property – just like before. Owning a new build has saved us money and will continue to do so in the long run, thanks to its many eco-friendly qualities! Not only do we have our own garden, but we now have a terrace also! It was important for us to raise our daughter in a much greener, healthier environment. Brook Valley Gardens is everything we were looking for; a family orientated community with lots of communal green open space.

We would definitely recommend Brook Valley Gardens and also Countryside as a developer, to our family and friends. They have been extremely helpful and efficient during the buying process, in particular as time was of the essence with Delilah on the way.”


Samantha Kozlowski,
Resident of Brook Valley Gardens

Just one two bedroom home remains and Brook Valley Gardens with more due to launch in June! Please visit the website for further details.

If you are looking for a larger home in a relaxing green, city environment, The Mount in Mill Hill, London, is the development for you!

Come and visit us at our developments across London and the rest of the UK and see how you can use the Help to Buy scheme to get you one step closer to owning your dream home!

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Here you’ll find property related blog articles from the team at Countryside as well as independent experts. Expect regular tips and advice on topics such as buying a new home, interior and landscape design, setting up home, mortgages and finance, plus articles on architecture, the property market, regeneration and more.

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