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New homes in Basildon

Live the life

Located in Essex just a short drive from the coast, Basildon is a thriving town with good commuter links to London and lots to see and do nearby. Whether you’re practicing your golf technique, spotting local wildlife or enjoying some retail therapy, there’s something for the whole family close to your new home in Basildon.

Things to see and do

For a breath of fresh air, there are lots of outdoor spaces in and around Basildon including Gloucester Park, Basildon Golf Course, Langdon Hills Golf Country Club and Essex Wildlife Trust Thurrock Thameside Nature Park. Langdon Hills Country Park and Wat Tyler Country Park are also nearby, so there’s lots of choice for your next walk or bike ride.

For families moving to the area, there are plenty of kid-friendly attractions including Barleylands Farm Park, The Cater Museum in Billericay and Barnards Miniature Railway in West Horndon. If you want to go shopping, there are lots of high street shops at the Eastgate Shopping Centre, thile Festival Leisure Park offers entertainment including bowling, a cinema and restaurants.

Other places of interest include Coalhouse Fort in East Tilbury, Thurrock Thameside Nature Park in Stanford-le-Hope and Hylands House and Park in Chelmsford.


For families with school-age kids, there are a number of outstanding schools in the local area including Greensted Junior School, The Appleton School, Beauchamps High School and The King John School. South Essex College offers further education, while universities within commuting distance of the town include the University of Essex in Southend, so you won’t have to travel far to study for a degree.

Getting to Basildon

Basildon is a 55 minute drive from London, while the train journey takes the same amount of time to get from Fenchurch Street to Basildon with one change at Upminster. The journey from Southend-on-Sea takes 35 minutes by train via Pitsea, or 25 minutes by car via the A127. Basildon is a 25 minute drive from Chelmsford.

When it’s time to go on holiday, London Stansted Airport is only a 45 minute drive away, while London Gatwick can be reached in less than one hour depending on traffic. 

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Gilden Park

Gilden Way, Harlow, ESSEX, CM17 0NA
20.5 miles from search location
  • £ £374,995 To £561,995
  • 3 & 4 bedroom homes

Phoenix Quarter

Temple Hill, Temple Hill, DARTFORD, DA1 5AH
13.2 miles from search location
  • £ From £397,995
  • 3 bedroom homes
Gross rental yield: 4.90% - 5.40%

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Upton Gardens

Green Street, Upton Park, LONDON, E13 9AX
18.6 miles from search location

Barratt London development

  • £ £349,990 To £514,990
  • 1, 2 & 3 bedroom homes

Enderby Wharf

Telcon Way, Greenwich, LONDON, SE10 0AG
20.6 miles from search location

Barratt London development

Enderby Wharf sits in an unrivaled position in Greenwich with west-facing views to The City and Canary Wharf, providing over 200...

Catford Green

Grosvenor Court, Adenmore Road, Catford, LONDON, SE6 4BS
22.7 miles from search location

Barratt London development

Catford Green is an outstanding collection of 635 stylish one, two and three-bedroom apartments opening on to the 54 acres of...

Aldgate Place

Leman Street, London, GREATER LONDON, E1 8EN
23.4 miles from search location

Barratt London development

Aldgate Place is located in Zone 1 on the fringes of the City and benefits from outstanding public transport links: minutes from...

Landmark Place

7 Leman Street, Aldgate, LONDON, E1 8EN
23.4 miles from search location

Barratt London development

  • £ £899,999 To £9,975,000
  • 1, 2 & 3 bedroom homes

Saxon Place

Ashford Road, Harrietsham, MAIDSTONE, ME17 1DF
24.4 miles from search location
  • £ £362,995 To £462,995
  • 4 bedroom homes

Blackfriars Circus

142 Blackfriars Road, London, GREATER LONDON, SE1 8EQ
25 miles from search location

Barratt London development

  • £ £940,000 To £2,600,000
  • 2 & 3 bedroom homes

Camden Courtyards

86 St. Pancras Way, Camden, LONDON, NW1 9ND
26.1 miles from search location

Barratt London development

  • £ From £825,000
  • 2 bedroom homes

Nine Elms Point

62-64 Wandsworth Road, Lambeth, LONDON, SW8 2LF
26.3 miles from search location

Barratt London development

  • £ £677,450 To £824,950
  • 1 & 2 bedroom homes

Chapter Street

26, Chapter Street, London, GREATER LONDON, SW1P 4NY
26.3 miles from search location

Barratt London development

All homes at Chapter Street are now reserved. Selling nearby is Lombard Wharf in Battersea, offering 134 one, two and...

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