New homes in Mountsorrel

 

Live the life

Located in rural Leicestershire on the banks of the River Soar, Mountsorrel is a historic village with lots to see and do for families of all ages. Whether you’re enjoying a pub lunch, visiting the local museum or taking the kids to the farm, there’s something for everyone close to your new home in Mountsorrel.

Things to see and do

If you’re into sports, there are lots of great facilities nearby including Soar Valley Leisure Centre, The Climbing Station and Rothley Park Golf Club. For football fans, Leicester City FC play their home matches at the nearby King Power Stadium.

For families moving to the area, there’s plenty to keep the kids entertained, whether you’re exploring the play area and museum at Mountsorrel & Rothley Community Heritage Centre, enjoying a ride on Mountsorrel Railway, or saying hello to the animals at Stonehurst Farm and Museum. 

If you’re keen to get a breath of fresh air, you can walk along Nunckley Trail, explore Bradgate Park, or take a day trip to the Peak District. Other attractions nearby include the Great Central Railway, Charnwood Museum, the National Space Centre and Jewry Wall Museum. If you enjoy discovering more about the history of the monarchy, the King Richard III Discovery Centre is a must-visit.

Education

For families moving to the area, it’s good to know there are some good schools in and around Mountsorrel, including Sileby Redlands Community Primary School, Barrow Hall Orchard Church of England School and Humphrey Perkins School. Swithland St Leonard’s Church of England Primary School and Babington Community College are both rated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted. 

If your children are thinking about studying for a degree, Loughborough University, the University of Leicester and De Montfort University are all within commuting distance of the village.

Getting to Mountsorrel

Mountsorrel is well-connected by road, and although there’s no train station in the town, there are rail services from Sileby nearby. From Loughborough and Leicester, the journey to Mountsorrel takes 15 minutes by car, while the journey from Derby and Nottingham takes 40 minutes.

Travelling from further afield, the journey from Birmingham to Mountsorrel takes around one hour by car, while the trip from London via the M1 takes two hours 30 minutes depending on traffic. If you want to travel by train, the journey from St Pancras to Leicester takes just one hour 10 minutes. 

When you want to take a break, the journey to East Midlands Airport takes just 25 minutes by car, while Birmingham Airport is only 50 minutes away from Mountsorrel, perfect for hassle-free holidays. 

City Heights

City Heights

Somerset Avenue, Leicester, LEICESTER, Leicestershire, LE4 0JY

  • 6 bedroom homes
  • From £339,995
New Lubbesthorpe

New Lubbesthorpe

Beggars Lane, New Lubbesthorpe, LEICESTER, LEICESTERSHIRE, LE3 3NQ

  • 1, 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £156,995 to £343,995
Wigston Meadows

Wigston Meadows

Newton Lane, Wigston, WIGSTON, LEICESTERSHIRE, LE18 3SH

  • 4 bedroom homes
  • £285,995 to £369,995
Edwalton Park

Edwalton Park

Melton Road, Edwalton, NOTTINGHAM, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE, NG12 4DA

  • 4 bedroom homes
  • £375,995 to £444,995
Romans' Quarter

Romans' Quarter

Chapel Lane, Bingham, NOTTINGHAM, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE, NG13 8HP

  • 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • £309,995 to £474,995
Woodhouse Park

Woodhouse Park

Woodhouse Way, Nottingham, NOTTINGHAM, CITY OF NOTTINGHAM, NG8 6PY

  • 4 bedroom homes
  • From £262,995
The Long Shoot

The Long Shoot

Eastboro Way, Nuneaton, NUNEATON, WARWICKSHIRE, CV11 6BS

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £280,995 to £393,995
St James' Gate

St James' Gate

Weddington Road, Weddington, NUNEATON, WARWICKSHIRE, CV10 0ER

  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £185,995 to £382,995
Highfields

Highfields

Rykneld Road, Littleover, DERBY, DERBYSHIRE, DE23 4AN

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £218,995 to £379,995
Saxon Meadows

Saxon Meadows

Queen Elizabeth Road, Nuneaton, NUNEATON, WARWICKSHIRE, CV10 9BS

  • 2 and 3 bedroom homes
  • £122,500 to £225,000
Barratt Homes @Mickleover

Barratt Homes @Mickleover

Etwall Road, Mickleover, DERBY, DERBYSHIRE, DE3 0BY

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £218,995 to £321,995
Newton's Place

Newton's Place

Barrowby Road, Grantham, GRANTHAM, LINCOLNSHIRE, NG31 8SR

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £189,995 to £282,995
Lake View at Priors Hall Park

Lake View at Priors Hall Park

Arnold Drive, Corby, CORBY, NORTHAMPTONSHIRE, NN17 5FY

  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £169,995 to £292,995
Lyveden Fields

Lyveden Fields

Aintree Road, Corby, CORBY, NORTHAMPTONSHIRE, NN18 8RD

  • 4 bedroom homes
  • £280,995 to £343,995
Berry Hill

Berry Hill

Black Scotch Lane, Mansfield, MANSFIELD, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE, NG18 4TQ

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £201,995 to £283,995
Deram Parke

Deram Parke

Prior Deram Walk, Canley, COVENTRY, WEST MIDLANDS, CV4 8FT

  • 2 and 3 bedroom homes
  • £171,995 to £282,995
Saxon Rise

Saxon Rise

Blackthorn Crescent, Brixworth, NORTHAMPTON, NORTHAMPTONSHIRE, NN6 9WD

  • 4 bedroom homes
  • £385,995 to £480,995
Barratt Homes Bertone Manor

Barratt Homes Bertone Manor

Warkton Lane, Barton Seagrave, KETTERING, NORTHAMPTONSHIRE, NN15 5AA

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £234,995 to £329,995