Highfields

Rykneld Road, Littleover, DERBY, DE23 4AN
  • 3 & 4 bedroom homes
  • £239,995 To £304,995
  • Help to Buy scheme available

    Help to Buy properties are new builds in England with a value of £600,000 or less. They must be bought as a main home and be fully owned by you.

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10 year warranty

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Our friendly team are here to help you find your ideal home.

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Introducing Highfields

Positioned in the sought after village of Littleover, Highfields will feature a mix of expertly designed 2, 3, and 4 bedroom homes ideal for first time buyers and growing families. This development is conveniently located a short drive away from Derby city centre whilst also offering commuter links to neighbouring cities such as Nottingham, Leicester and Birmingham.

Monday 12.30pm - 5.30pm and Thursday to Sunday 10am - 5.30pm

More convenient living
  • Local pharmacy and hairdresser's just ½ a mile away
  • Co-op supermarket within walking distance
  • Wide range of local schools and colleges
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A fantastic location
  • Fantastic choice of local restaurants
  • Kingsway Retail Park only a 6 minute drive away
  • Quality gastro pubs just a short drive away
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Help to Buy calculator

YOUR HOME MAY BE REPOSSESSED IF YOU DO NOT KEEP UP REPAYMENTS ON YOUR MORTGAGE. This calculator is provided for guidance only; Barratt Homes does not offer mortgage advice. Subject to full affordability checks, you may qualify for a higher equity loan amount from the government. You should take advice from a suitably qualified adviser before agreeing to a mortgage.

Quality you can trust

When you buy a Barratt home you can be confident you're dealing with one of the nation's most trusted home builders.

5 star builder rating

5 star builder rating

We're the only national home builder to win this prestigious award every year since 2009. Awarded to Barratt Developments Plc Group brands


10 Year Warranty

10 Year Warranty

Peace of mind. All our homes come with a reassuring 10 year NHBC Buildmark Warranty.


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Show homes

Why not come and visit us at Highfields to see the high quality finish of a Barratt home for yourself? Below are the show homes we have open for viewings.

If you really like what you see, our show homes are often available to buy. Call our friendly Sales Advisers on 08445 566 166 to find out more.

Alnwick+home

ALNWICK

  • 4 bed
Available to view

This home is available for visits, but is not currently for sale. Book your viewing today

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Rochester+home

ROCHESTER

  • 4 bed
Available to view

This home is available for visits, but is not currently for sale. Book your viewing today

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Finchely+home

FINCHLEY

  • 3 bed
Available to view

This home is available for visits, but is not currently for sale. Book your viewing today

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Essentials on your doorstep

Ideally located a short drive away from your new home you will find an array of shops including a supermarket for all of your weekly essentials as well as Kingsway Retail Park which contains a Boots, Homebase and offers other shopping opportunities in Next and TK Maxx. If it’s a family meal and drink you’re after, there are a wide variety of quality gastro pubs and restaurants nearby. 

Efficient, modern design

We have placed a great deal of thought and emphasis on our homes at this development with each home having been individually designed both internally and externally to provide a unique and contemporary feel. Highfields will feature energy efficient homes with fantastic open plan layouts covered by our 2 year warranty. 

The build so far

Work is well underway at Highfields and we started selling homes in Spring 2016. We now have 3 beautiful Show Homes available to view at Highfields, a 3 bed Rochester, a 3 bed Finchley and a 4 bed Alnwick. Residents will start to move into their new homes in Summer 2016.

Meet the team

John

Sharon

John and Sharon are our fantastic sales advisors at Highfields who encompasses a wealth of knowledge of the housebuilding market after 9 years in the industry with Barratt Homes at numerous developments. John or Sharon will be more than happy to answer any questions you might have regarding the development and your new home and will be with you every step of the way offering friendly and experienced advice.  

A fantastic location

Derby is perfect for families as there are a wide range of local primary and secondary schools nearby such as Derby Grammar School, John Port School and Littleover Community School as well as local colleges such as Derby Moor. Derby City Centre offers fantastic family activities such as the Showcase Cinema as well as a range of high street retailers and great restaurants at the Intu Shopping Centre.

Derby Train Station is just a 12 minute drive away from the development which provides excellent links to major cities all over the country including Sheffield and just an hour and a half journey to London. For those commuting to work every day the A52, A38 and M1 are all within a 15 minute drive for your convenience.  

Location Distance Time by car
Derby Train Station  4.0 miles 12 minutes
Burton-on-Trent 7.1 miles 10 minutes
Nottingham City Centre 26.8 miles 37 minutes
Leicester City Centre 39.4 miles 47 minutes
Birmingham City Centre 42.4 miles 43 minutes
School Name Information

No. of pupils

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English

Percentage achieving English Level 4 at Key Stage 2.

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Maths

Percentage achieving Maths Level 4 at Key Stage 2.

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Science

Percentage achieving Science Level 4 at Key Stage 2.

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Agg

Aggregate score of English, Maths & Science results.

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KS2VA

Pupil progress against national average (100). 100+ is above national average; under 100 is below national average.

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Local Average N/A 91.5% 89.0% 94.0% 273.0 100.7
Derby Grammar School

Pupils: 307

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Griffe Field Primary School

Pupils: 470

90.00% 88.00% 95.00% 273 100.7
Littleover Community School

Pupils: 1496

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Brookfield Primary School

Pupils: 229

93.00% 90.00% 93.00% 276 N/A
The Millennium Centre

Pupils:

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Derby Moor Community Sports College

Pupils: 1314

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Ivy House School

Pupils: 64

N/A% N/A% N/A% N/A N/A
High Grange School

Pupils:

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Carlyle Infant School

Pupils: 26

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Derby High School

Pupils: 583

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

Evenings and weekends

Catch a show at Derby Theatre where you can see a wide variety of acts and performances from Shakespeare to Cinderella! 

There are a range of local gyms and leisure centres to keep fit by attending classes such as yoga and boxing or alternatively you could have a relaxing swim at Moorways leisure centre.

If music is your thing there is a variety of upcoming music talent of all genres playing at The Venue who hold regular events.

Enjoy an evening with a drink and some food at The Bulls Head in Repton, a fantastic gastro pub with its own wood fired pizza oven.

Try something different and partake in new sports classes such as track cycling or volleyball at the Derby Arena home to a 250m velodrome track.

Live the life

A perfect day out with the family can be found at Markeaton Park, where you can enjoy a picnic, boat ride or even crazy golf! Just a 10 minute drive away.

The Friar Gate area in Derby City Centre is a great place to spend the weekends with friends. There is an abundance of bars and clubs such as Las Iguanas, Pitcher & Piano and Le Bistrot Pierre where you can catch a drink and enjoy good company with excellent service. 

A thrill seeking family day out to Alton Towers would be a day well spent, relish the breathtaking rides and waterpark the resort has to offer, or catch one of the frequent events held! Just 24 miles away. 


Investing in a Barratt home

Financial Advice

Our team can introduce you to new build mortgage advisers who will offer expert advice specific to your needs. They’ll help find the best buy-to-let investment mortgages, as well as offering guidance on tax and portfolio planning. Most can also meet you at a time and place that’s convenient for you.

Letting Agents

The right agent can make investing much easier. We have strong relationships with reliable local letting agents who will help you achieve the best rental rates for your property. We can also help negotiate management fees and commission rates so you get the best deal.

Legal Advice

If you need it, we can provide you with a list of fully independent solicitors. Offering fast, effective service at competitive rates, the firms we recommend have handled thousands of transactions for Barratt and are familiar with the entire process – meaning less hassle for you.

Quality

Our homes appeal to potential tenants, not just because they look great, but also because we design them to be energy efficient and low maintenance to live in. Our homes have won some of the industry’s most coveted awards for design and quality, and we’re the only major national housebuilder to be awarded a Five Star Housebuilder Award by the Homebuilders Federation, every year since 2009.

Great locations

Decades of UK building experience means we really understand the market – creating homes people desire, in places they want to live. Our properties offer great local amenities and facilities, and are close to major transport links. People like living in Barratt homes – which makes them great investments.

We could help you buy

Please contact a sales adviser to find out which specific offers are available on this development and how they could help you buy your new home.

A more straightforward move

Reserving your home

  1. Like this development? Browse the different homes we have, find the one you're interested in and register your interest.
  2. Once you get in touch our helpful team will be happy to answer your questions and show you round.
  3. When you visit the development, we'll meet you in our show home before guiding you around the home you're interested in.
  4. If you're keen, you'll be able to reserve your home there and then - and we'll take it straight off the market.
To find out more or visit the development, just give us a call:
0844 556 6166

The buying process

Once you’ve reserved your home, you can set the process in motion. Buying a home follows a set process. Here’s a quick overview, but don’t worry if it seems complicated – our team will be happy to answer any questions you have.

Find a solicitor
Find a solicitor

You’ll need a solicitor that specialises in conveyance to look after all the paperwork. We can put you in touch with one if needs be.

Arrange your mortgage
Arrange your mortgage

There are plenty of options to consider when it comes to a mortgage. Once you’ve done your research (or spoken to a mortgage adviser – again, we can put you in touch if you like), you should seek an agreement in principle.

Get a valuation and survey
Get a valuation and survey

Your mortgage lender will want confirmation the home is worth what you’re paying for it. They’ll organise the valuation for you – this will involve a fee.

Complete legal work
Complete legal work

You solicitor will look after this for you. It’s all about formally transferring ownership from us to you, and checking there are no legal obstacles in the way.

Exchange contracts
Exchange contracts

Once the legal work is complete, your solicitor will exchange contracts with us. This is when you pay your deposit and commit to the deal taking place.

Complete and move in
Complete and move in

On the date of completion, you become the legal owner of your new home. Collect the keys and make yourself comfy!

The buying process in Scotland

Once you’ve reserved your home, you can set the process in motion. Buying a home follows a set process. Here’s a quick overview, but don’t worry if it seems complicated – our team will be happy to answer any questions you have.

Find a solicitor
Find a solicitor

You’ll need a solicitor that specialises in conveyance to look after all the paperwork. We can put you in touch with one if needs be.

Arrange your mortgage
Arrange your mortgage

There are plenty of options to consider when it comes to a mortgage. Once you’ve done your research (or spoken to a mortgage adviser – again, we can put you in touch if you like), you should seek an agreement in principle.

Get a valuation and survey
Get a valuation and survey

Your mortgage lender will want confirmation the home is worth what you’re paying for it. They’ll organise the valuation for you – this will involve a fee.

Complete legal work
Complete legal work

You solicitor will look after this for you. It’s all about formally transferring ownership from us to you, and checking there are no legal obstacles in the way.

Exchange contracts
Exchange contracts

Once the legal work is complete, your solicitor will exchange contracts with us. This is when you pay your deposit and commit to the deal taking place.

Complete and move in
Complete and move in

On the date of completion, you become the legal owner of your new home. Collect the keys and make yourself comfy!

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