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New Homes in Leicester


New Homes in Leicester

Dating back 2000 years, historical Leicester has evolved into a cosmopolitan and diverse city. Located in the Midlands and packed with great attractions, shopping, history and culture, buying a new home in Leicester will allow you to experience all this and more.

Leicester life

The city is bursting at the seams with things for you to see and do. With connections to King Richard III, the King Richard lll Visitor Centre is the perfect day out to brush up on your history of your new city. It offers a walking and audio tour allowing you to find out all about the city’s link to the monarch as you step back in time.

Despite its great heritage, Leicester is also at the cutting edge of science. Home to the National Space Centre, this interactive attraction is the largest of its kind in the UK.

Moving to Leicester also means you are well served with cultural attractions. Located in Leicester’s Cultural Quarter is the Curve Theatre where you can catch shows direct from London’s West End as well as world premieres.

De Montfort Hall is another of Leicester’s great cultural institutions serving up an eclectic programme of opera, jazz, ballet and comedy.

Shopper’s paradise

You can easily spend a full day at Highcross Shopping Centre. Not only does it offer numerous stores for you to browse and shop in, it also has several eateries and a 12-screen cinema where tired shoppers can relax.

If it’s more of a one-off piece or quirky find that you’re after, the Lanes showcases a selection of boutiques, gift shops and emporiums.

Passion for sport

Home to legends of the Beautiful Game such as Gary Lineker and Gordon Banks, Leicester City Football Club dates back to 1884.

However, it’s not just football that Leicester excels at; it is also home to Leicestershire County Cricket Club which was founded in 1879, Leicester Tigers Rugby Club and Leicester Riders Basketball.

Festivals and Events

Leicester boasts a richly diverse population which is reflected in its fantastic programme of festivals and events held throughout the year. These include the Leicester Comedy Festival, Holi Festival, St George’s Festival and the Vaisakhi Parade.

Transport links

Set in the beautiful county of Leicestershire, the surrounding villages and countryside are easily reached from the city.

Leicester Railway Station is situated right in the city centre and connects you to the rest of the UK, with journeys to London taking just 62 minutes on a fast, direct train. To reach other corners of the globe, the nearest airports to Leicester are East Midlands Airport and Birmingham Airport.

For motorists, access to the city is very easy with the M1, junctions 21 or 22 providing access. Those travelling from Birmingham, Wales and the South West can gain access via the M6 and M69.


Leicester is a great place to live, especially for those with families, due to the abundance of education establishments within the area.

Those with smaller are children are well catered for with many primary schools close by, some of the better performing ones include Orchard CofE Primary School, Taylor Road Primary School and Abbey Primary Community School.

Older children also have a wealth of high schools to choose from, including Saint Paul’s Catholic School, Rushey Mead School and Madani Girls’ School. There are also a number of colleges for higher education such as The Beauchamp College, New College Leicester and The City of Leicester College. The University of Leicester also provides a wealth of different courses for those looking to further their education.

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Freemens Meadow Phase 6

Upperton Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE2 7AY
0.9 miles from search location
  • £ £249,995 To £256,995
  • 3 bedroom homes
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Glenfield Park

Kirby Road, Glenfield, LEICESTER, LE3 8QF
3.1 miles from search location
  • £ £179,995 To £284,995
  • 2, 3 & 4 bedroom homes

Waterside Gardens

Pochin's Bridge Road, South Wigston, WIGSTON, LE18 4NR
4.3 miles from search location
  • £ £207,995 To £281,500
  • 3 & 4 bedroom homes

Lantern Fields

Lantern Lane, East Leake, LOUGHBOROUGH, LE12 6QN
13.9 miles from search location
  • £ £271,995 To £449,995
  • 4 & 5 bedroom homes

Farndon Fields

Farndon Road, Market Harborough, LEICESTERSHIRE, LE16 9NP
14.4 miles from search location
  • £ £235,995 To £278,995
  • 1, 2, 3 & 4 bedroom homes

Hastings Park

Pentland Road, Ashby-de-la-Zouch, LEICESTERSHIRE, LE65 1BA
15.3 miles from search location

Last few homes remaining at Hastings Park, a ‘Built for Life’ award winning development set in the idyllic surroundings in the...

Saxon Rise Phase 3

Queen Elizabeth Road, Nuneaton, WARWICKSHIRE, CV10 9BS
17.1 miles from search location
  • £ £95,000 To £172,500
  • 2 & 3 bedroom homes

Hollygate Park

Hollygate Lane, Cotgrave, NOTTINGHAM, NG12 3HE
19.7 miles from search location
  • £ £229,995 To £331,995
  • 3 & 4 bedroom homes

St. Margaret's View

Main Road, Crick, NORTHAMPTON, NN6 7SL
19.9 miles from search location
  • £ £399,995 To £445,995
  • 4 & 5 bedroom homes


Hope Way, Church Gresley, SWADLINCOTE, DE11 9BL
20.5 miles from search location

Last few homes remaining at Highgrove, a popular development in Church Gresley, near Swadlincote. A short drive to Burton upon...

St Michael's Grange

New Century Park, Brindle Avenue, Coventry, WEST MIDLANDS, CV3 1JG
21.2 miles from search location
  • £ From £275,950
  • 4 bedroom homes

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Lyveden Way, Corby, NORTHAMPTONSHIRE, NN18 8ST
21.7 miles from search location
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