Darwin Green

Huntingdon Road, Cambridge, CAMBRIDGESHIRE, CB3 0LE
  • 1 & 2 bedroom homes
  • £310,995 To £444,995
  • Eligible for Help to buy

    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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Introducing Darwin Green

Darwin Green is a new exclusive community in Cambridge. Located near the Madingley Road Park and Ride offering you a selection of one and two bedroom apartments and two, three and four bedroom houses. Living in this sought after location means you'll have great access to the A14 and M11. You'll also be within walking access to the city centre, Cambridge University and nearby schools.

We have now launched. Come and visit our temporary sales office; Bidwells, Stonecross, High St, Cambridge CB2 9SU.

Sales Centre opening hours & phone number 07917751091:

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

More convenient living
  • Stroll to nearby shops and sport facilities
  • Benefit from healthcare facilities on your doorstep
  • Enjoy the convenience of a brand new supermarket
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A fantastic location
  • Just 3 miles from Cambridge city centre
  • Walk to the nearby Primary school on the development
  • Under 2 miles to the University of Cambridge
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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. Help to Buy not available on part buy, part rent homes for sale under the Home Reach scheme.

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

The luxurious new homes at Darwin Green are set in a welcoming community with tree-lined streets just a stroll away from new schools on the development. This prestigious new address is excellent for commuters only a short drive from the A14 and Madingley Park and Ride. Benefit from nearby shops, sports and healthcare facilities and a brand new supermarket all in walking distance. 

Efficient, modern design

The homes at Darwin Green will keep living costs low. They are significantly more energy efficient and sustainable than homes of years gone by. Percentage wise, our homes are between 45% and 55% more energy efficient than homes of the same size but older. This means you could save up to £1,312 per year on your energy bills.

The build so far

We have just launched our first phase, and are now selling a range of superior apartments.

Work on site has commenced in relation to the strategic infrastructure in preparation for construction work on the first residential phase of Darwin Green consisting of 173 one and two bedroom homes.

On completion of this development, we will have built 1,593 new homes, consisting of 1 & 2 bedroom apartments and  2, 3 & 4 bedroom houses.

We look forward to welcoming you to Darwin Green soon.

Meet the team

Our friendly and experienced sales team look forward to welcoming you to the development and sharing all the features and benefits of moving to Darwin Green. We will be there every step of the way to give you peace of mind and assist with any questions you may have.

A fantastic location

Darwin Green is located just 3 miles from Cambridge City centre, where you will find a fantastic choice of shops including high street brands, individual boutiques, restaurants, bars and cafes. Be inspired by the many beautiful museums and art galleries. Admire the beautiful architecture and majestic college buildings. Cambridge railway station, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge Regional College and the Science Park is all within close reach.

At Darwin Green you will be ideally placed, with easy access to both the M11 and A14, both within a 5 mile radius. With plenty of cycle paths and footpaths planned within your new community you'll be able to walk and cycle in the city with ease. Stansted Airport is your closest airport approximately 40 minutes by road. For those who travel by rail, the train station is only 3.5 miles away which has routes into London and further afield.

Location
Distance
Time by car
Madingley Road Park & Ride 1.4 miles 7 minutes
M11 Junction 13
1.5 miles 
6 minutes
A14 Junction 30/32
3 miles
8 minutes
Cambridge train station
3.3 miles
15 minutes
Cambridge city centre
3.6 miles
17 minutes
St Neots 16.7 miles 29 minutes
Bury St Edmunds 31.2 miles 44 minutes
London 62.2 miles 92 minutes

*All times are approximate. Mileage and time information taken from Google Maps. Correct as of April 2018.


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 85.4% 85.1% 84.6% 255.3 100.6
Mayfield Primary School

Pupils: 368

83.00% 89.00% 83.00% 255 N/A
Cambridge Steiner School

Pupils: 91

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
St Luke's CofE Primary School

Pupils: 172

71.00% 65.00% 67.00% 203 99.8
St John's College School

Pupils: 460

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Arbury Primary School

Pupils: 346

88.00% 86.50% 88.00% 263 101.4
Chesterton Community College

Pupils: 961

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Orchard Park Community Primary School

Pupils: 58

N/A% N/A% N/A% N/A N/A
St Laurence's RC Primary School

Pupils: 240

85.00% 85.00% 85.00% 255 100.6
Castle School, Cambridge

Pupils: 131

N/A% N/A% N/A% N/A N/A
Girton Glebe Primary School

Pupils: 202

100.00% 100.00% 100.00% 300 100.5

Evenings and weekends

Shopping

Cambridge has a wonderful choice of shops, from the hustle and bustle of the city’s seven-days-a-week market to an abundance of boutiques, independent shops, high street brands and designer labels. Cambridge really has it all.

Food and Drink

Cambridge features a delicious choice of places to eat and drink, whatever your appetite there is something to suit all tastes, from an extravagant fine dining experience at some of the region's best Michelin Starred restaurants to some of the best gastro pubs in the region including some family friendly places to take the children.

Days out

There’s something for everyone in Cambridge, if you’re keen to be outdoors go punting on the River Cam, enjoy a picnic in the park or join a walking tour. Cambridge is known for holding summer events to winter markets. Cambridge is renowned for its arts scene, multitude of cultural venues and historic buildings.

Live the life

Be one of the first to purchase your dream home at Darwin Green, the growing new community will make an exciting new place to call home. If you are downsizing or a first time buyer looking to step into your first home this is an ideal place to be part of a welcoming new neighbourhood. 


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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