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Countryside Combine Old and New in Colchester

The oldest town in England, Colchester is a popular destination for homebuyers thanks to its wealth of history and outstanding potential.

Currently undergoing huge urban transformation, Colchester is set to benefit from a £3 billion regeneration scheme, including new sport and leisure facilities as well as an improved town centre. Home hunters looking to be a part of this vibrant area will find an impressive range of new homes by Countryside at Chesterwell, just minutes from the growing town centre.

Colchester is already seeing major improvements, with over £500 million being invested into the high-street and surrounding leisure facilities, making the best of the town’s rich history and heritage. Located less than three miles from centre, Chesterwell is Colchester’s newest community, featuring a mixture of two, three and four bedroom houses and two bedroom apartments, appealing to first time buyers, young professionals and families alike. All properties have been designed to be in keeping with their picturesque surroundings, with traditional exteriors complemented by thoughtfully designed modern interiors.

Chris Bladon, Managing Director of Countryside’s New Homes and Communities Eastern Region comments: “High levels of investment in the local area has put Colchester at the forefront of modernisation, creating a dynamic place to live and work. Providing attractive new housing to Colchester is a vital stepping stone to support future investment into the historic market town. Residents of Chesterwell will benefit from homes which have been designed to accommodate modern life and are located just minutes from all that this vibrant town has to offer.”

The Rosefinch is an example of one of the four bedroom properties currently available at Chesterwell. The ground floor features an open plan living/dining area and the kitchen. Upstairs, the master bedroom features a luxurious dressing area and en suite bathroom. The second double bedroom also has access to an en suite, whilst the final two bedrooms share the well-appointed family bathroom.

All of the homes at Chesterwell feature a high quality specification throughout, kitchens feature contemporary fitted units, coordinating worktops and a range of integrated appliances throughout. Whilst bathrooms benefit from classic white sanitary ware, chrome accessories and warming walnut details throughout.

Located just minutes away from north of the town centre, residents of Chesterwell are able to enjoy all that this historic town has to offer. Local amenities include existing schools, supermarkets, a range of high street shops and independent boutiques, and a mix of lively bars, cafés and restaurants. Additionally, the development is set to benefit from proposed new schools, a community centre, and a range of other amenities.

Chesterwell benefits from excellent transport connections, with Colchester train station just two miles away. Frequent services reach London Liverpool Street in under an hour. The A12 is nearby, meaning that locations such as Ipswich, Witham, Chelmsford and London are all easily reached by car.