Scholars Green

Birch Road, Walkden, Worsley, MANCHESTER, M28 7FJ
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Introducing Scholars Green

Welcome to Scholars Green, a new development of two, three and four bed homes. Less than half an hour from Manchester city centre, our homes are perfect for commuters as well as locals.

With shops you can walk to, you can easily nip out for a pint of milk or stroll to the park with the kids. You'll also be near to some great schools making it ideal for first-time buyers and growing families.

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More convenient living
  • A brand new range of 94 homes
  • Local shops within walking distance
  • Less than a mile from Walkden train station
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A fantastic location
  • Parr Fold Park at the end of the road
  • National Cycle Route 55 only a minute away
  • Local Nature Reserve within a mile
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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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Essentials on your doorstep

At Scholars Green, you'll be in the middle of a number of lovely towns. Walkden itself holds Blackleach Country Park, a local Nature Reserve which is ideal for enjoying the countryside and spotting some wildlife.

The town next door, Worsley, is famous for it's many listed buildings and canal path which is perfect for taking a nice evening walk - you could even finish up at one of the pubs along the way!

Just down the road you'll also find salons, cafes and a florist so you won't even need to sit in the car!

Efficient, modern design

At Barratt we use modern materials and building techniques to delivery energy efficient homes that reduce running costs and help the environment. And at 45-55% more energy efficient than an older home of equal size, a Barratt home could save you £1,312 per year on your energy bills*.

At Scholars Green we'll be creating a selection of red brick and rendered homes with smooth blue details and grey slate tiles.

A fantastic location

When it comes to location, few can beat Scholars Green. By moving here you'll have easy access to motorways as well as the towns of Walkden, Worsley and Manchester city centre. Plus, the great local schools within walking distance will make your morning school run that bit easier. At the weekend, if you fancy a relaxing picnic and feeding the ducks, Blackleach Country Park, a scenic Nature Reserve, is less than a mile away.

Scholars Green is located perfectly for public transport and getting around in your own car. With a bus stop down the road and a train station less than half a mile away it makes it easy for you to get in to the centre of Manchester. Manchester airport is also less than half an hour away meaning you can easily travel to numerous holiday destinations.

 

 

Location Distance
Bus Stop Birch Road/Lime Grove 0.1 miles / 2 mins walk
Train Station Walkden Train Station 0.3 miles / 7 mins walk
Motorway Junction 14, M60 0.6 miles / 2 mins drive
Airport Manchester Airport 14.1 miles / 21 mins drive
School Name Information

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English

Percentage achieving English Level 4 at Key Stage 2.

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Maths

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Science

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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 83.4% 86.8% 82.6% 251.5 100.7
Walkden High School

Pupils: 1201

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Delamere Forest School

Pupils: 28

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Inscape House

Pupils: 55

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Mesne Lea Primary School

Pupils: 237

84.00% 83.00% 65.00% 232 100.5
Salford College

Pupils: 1366

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Christ The King RC Primary School

Pupils: 216

83.00% 86.00% 90.00% 259 N/A
St Paul's CofE Primary School

Pupils: 233

88.50% 95.00% 87.00% 271 100.1
James Brindley Community Primary School

Pupils: 241

92.50% 93.00% 96.00% 282 100.7
St Paul's CofE Primary School

Pupils: 167

69.00% 77.00% 75.00% 221 101.6
St George's RC High School

Pupils: 601

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

Evenings and weekends

Fun for the kids:

  • By moving to Scholars Green, you'll find plenty of things to do with the kids. For the younger ones, Wobbly Bobs and Playkidds Sensory Room are both less than 15 minutes away. Or for those feeling more adventurous, there's Nevada Roller Rink, Jump Xtreme trampoline park and Bolton Skatepark

A spot of culture:

  • The Lowry Theatre is less than 10 miles away and regularly holds high-class plays, ballets and comedies. With lots of restaurants at Salford Quays you can also nip out for a bite to eat before going to the theatre.

Live the life

In Walkden, you'll find a wide variety of things to do. From eating out to going for walks in one of the many local parks or even enjoying a round of golf. With two parks over the road and larger parks less than a mile away you'll be spoilt for choice.

  • There's a number of restaurants in the area so whether you fancy Indian, Italian or British you will be able to find somewhere to eat.
  • You'll also just be a 10 minute walk from Walkden high street if you fancy a spot of retail therapy.

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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