St Matthias

Oldbury Court Road, Fishponds, BRISTOL, BS16 2JP
  • 3 bedroom homes
  • From £285,995
  • 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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For sales enquiries 08448111855 8am - 9pm Mon-Fri, 8am-8pm Sat-Sun

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Introducing St Matthias

A brand new development in the popular area of Fishponds, with a range of two, three, four and five bedroom homes. Within walking distance you will find Fishponds High Street which has a range of shops, pubs and cafes.

With great schools nearby, convenient transport links and quick access to the motorway, St Matthias is in a great location for your new home.

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Opening hours

Monday 12:30pm to 5:30pm, Tuesday to Sunday 10am - 5:30pm

Holiday opening

  • 24/12/2016 Open 10:00am - 2:00pm
  • 25/12/2016 CLOSED
  • 26/12/2016 CLOSED
  • 27/12/2016 CLOSED
  • 01/01/2017 CLOSED
More convenient living
  • Lots of open-space on the development
  • Walking distance to Fishponds high street
  • Within the catchment area of great schools
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A fantastic location
  • 4 miles to Bristol City Centre
  • 5 miles to Bristol Temple Meads
  • Approximately 2 miles to the M32
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Introducing St Matthias

Discover what makes St Matthias a great place to call home

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.


We're proud to be homebuilder of the year

- The British Home Awards Homebuilder of the Year 2016
- Recognises our strong design, care for environment and commitment to quality housebuilding
- With over 90% customer recommendation

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YOUR NEW HOME IS BUILT BY OUR AWARD-WINING SITE MANAGER

We’re so proud of our Site Manager Bob, and the NHBC Pride in the Job award he has won year after year. This award is very important to him and us because it shows a real commitment to quality standards of building and craftsmanship.

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Show homes

Why not come and visit us at St Matthias 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 08448 111 855 to find out more.

Barwick

Barwick

  • 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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Woodbridge

Woodbridge

  • 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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Essentials on your doorstep

There are cafés, supermarkets, gyms and hairdressers all situated along Fishponds high street, which is just a short walk from St Matthias. If you fancy a long dog walk or something to entertain the kids for an afternoon, Oldbury Court Estate is just around the corner and has a wide open space with newly built children’s play area.

Whether you enjoy summer picnics in the park or like the convenience of being able to pop to the shop to get your weekly groceries, St Matthias has it all nearby.

Efficient, modern design

Our homes at St Matthias provide not only cheaper fuel bills but have been carefully designed to minimise their environmental impact. This is because they exceed standard building regulations and all homes achieve code level III of the ‘Code for Sustainable Homes.’

The build so far

Our site team are well underway at St Matthias and our show homes are now open.  You can pop in and look round to get a feel of this great development to think about your new home.

Meet the team

Sarah, Senior Sales Adviser

Jayne - Sales Adviser

Sales

When you buy your new home at St Matthias, Sarah and Jayne will be there to help you every step of the way.

Mortgage Advice

For free, professional advice on how much you could borrow, speak to one of our friendly mortgage advisers from Gerry Dupree or London and Country.

Site

The professionalism of our site managers like Bob Burgers at St Mattihas has ensured that for the 7th year, they have won more NHBC Pride in the Job Quality Awards than any other housebuilder.

Customer Services

After you have moved into your new home, our friendly customer service team are just a phone call away should you need them.

A fantastic location

Bristol City Centre is less than 4 miles away and has plenty to do and see. There are many well-known bars and restaurants, and shopping is made easy with Cabot Circus and Broadmead housing all the high street names.

With easy access to Bristol Temple Meads, the M32 and links to the M4/M5 motorway, commuting should be that little bit simpler.

Transport Location Approximate Distance
Train Station Bristol Temple Meads 5 miles
  Bristol Parkway 5 miles
Airport Bristol International 12 miles
Coach Bristol Bus Station 4.5 miles
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 82.9% 80.6% 80.8% 231.3 100.0
St Matthias and Dr Bell's CofE VA Primary School

Pupils: 420

73.00% 77.00% 63.00% 213 N/A
Begbrook Primary School

Pupils: 426

88.00% 85.00% 85.00% 258 100.9
Bristol Metropolitan Academy

Pupils: 938

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Gracefield Preparatory School

Pupils: 90

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Briarwood School

Pupils: 84

N/A% N/A% N/A% N/A N/A
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

Pupils: 271

80.50% 83.50% 80.00% 244 100
Chester Park Junior School

Pupils: 223

92.00% 94.00% 98.00% 284 N/A
Chester Park Infant School

Pupils: 212

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Oldbury Court Primary School

Pupils: 218

64.00% 61.00% 67.00% 192 99.2
Frenchay Church of England Primary School

Pupils: 115

100.00% 83.00% 92.00% 275 N/A

Evenings and weekends

Sports and Leisure

St Matthias is close to Kingswood leisure centre which has a swimming pool, dance studio, squash courts, crèche, sports hall, free parking and a range of fitness classes.

For the warmer months, Downend Sports Centre is also close by and has facilities for outdoor activities, including a floodlight Astroturf pitch, tennis courts, netball courts and cricket nets.

Nature around you

On your doorstep you will find the vast estate of Oldbury Court, with its beautiful woodland and riverside paths, it’s perfect for walkers. Featuring big green open space and picnic areas it’s also great for family days out.

Days out

If you want to venture out a little further, there is plenty do in the City Centre for all ages. If you like animals why not visit Bristol Zoo? It’s the 5th oldest zoo in the world and is home to Asiatic lions, gorillas and penguins.

You could also take a trip to Bristol Science Centre, filled with interactive attractions for hands-on discovery.  Walk through a tornado, create your own TV show or see the UK’s first 3D Planetarium. Choosing what to do first will be the hard part.


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.

  • Help to Buy

    Equity Loan Mortgage Calculator

    Whether you’re a first time buyer or already on the property ladder, you could buy a new home with just a 5% deposit.

  • Part Exchange

    If you're looking for more space for the family now could be an excellent time to buy and with Part Exchange, we could be your guaranteed buyer. No stress or fuss, just an easy move for you and your family.

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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