Yes, you can afford a new home of your own! We are now selling homes under our low cost home ownership scheme. The broad criteria is as follows:
You could purchase up to 60% of a new home with no rent on the remaining equity for 10 years!
Set within an existing parkland landscape yet with easy access to neighbouring towns and transport connections, Maple Grange at St Luke’s Park has quickly become the perfect place to call home.
This new village benefits from a landscape led approach which is apparent from the outset, thanks to an attractive entrance way that leads you through to the development itself.
Once there expect luxurious new homes with tranquil woodlands walks on the doorstep, sensory and woodland gardens, a carefully refurbished grade II listed chapel, community facilities and more.
Don't forget to check the latest availability at St Luke's Park
Runwell falls within the borough of Chelmsford, and is close to the Districts of Basildon and Rochford. It has excellent rail connections into London from nearby Wickford station and is ideally situated for road travel to Southend or London. With an array of shops in close proximity and numerous schools, our Runwell development is ideally placed for your new home.
Maple Grange at St Luke’s Park is situated just off of the A130, with the A132 running through Runwell providing a direct route to Wickford. The A127 is within 5 miles of the development offering a direct route to Southend-On-Sea and road connections to London. You can easily access Chelmsford via the A130. Basildon and Billericay are approximately 6 miles to the west.
Nearby Wickford Station (just 2.5 miles from the development) provides direct connections to Southend Airport in just 16 minutes and Southend Victoria in approximately 23 minutes. There is also a fast and frequent link to London Liverpool Street, which takes approximately 40 minutes.
London Southend Airport is located approximately 12 miles from Maple Grange at St Luke’s Park and offers flights within the UK plus to Europe and beyond.
Source: www.google.co.uk/maps & www.nationalrail.co.uk & www.southendairport.com
In addition to land being available for a new primary school, a number of existing schools are close by. These include Runwell Community Primary School (approx. 2 miles from the development), Hilltop Infant School (currently rated outstanding by Ofsted), Hilltop Junior School, Rettendon Primary School and Beauchamps High School (currently rated outstanding by Ofsted).
Runwell itself is home to the Runwell Sports and Social Club which boasts an array of activities over approximately 17 acres, these include:
Archery, bowls, football, rugby and remote control aircraft flying, whilst the club house provides a venue for darts, pool, snooker and short mat bowls.
For more information visit www.runwellsportsclub.com
The centre of Wickford has a main high street and is within walking distance of public transport links. The high street includes a range of shops, post office, hairdressers, supermarket and a range of banks, cafés and beauty salon. The Willows Shopping Centre is the premier shopping venue in the centre of Wickford High Street with a variety of retailers.
Wickford also has a swimming pool, library, a combination of indoor and open-air markets and a community centre.
Recycling bins to help manage waste
Composting facilities to reduce waste and help the environment
Energy efficient 'A' rated appliances where possible that use less energy and water
Cycle storage - making it convenient to leave the car at home and encouraging greener travel
Water butt in garden to recycle rain water and help conserve this precious resource
Full cavity wall insulation to reduce heat loss and keep the warmth inside
Dual flush toilets - helping to reduce water usage
Insulated flooring - providing excellent thermal insulation
Low energy lighting - uses up to 80% less electricity than standard fittings
Photovoltaic panels - uses sunlight to generate electricity
Solar heating panels - use sunlight to heat your water
Energy efficient glazing - providing superior thermal insulation and reducing heating bills
Home office provided to reduce energy used for commuting to work
High efficiency, low emission boilers
Green/brown roof - a natural habitat for wildlife, filtering pollutants and providing thermal mass
Smart meter - helping you to run your home more efficiently
Mechanical ventilation & heat recovery system - moderates temperature within the home and helping to save energy