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New Homes in Desborough

Set into pretty Northamptonshire countryside within the Ise Valley, Desborough is a pleasant town in the East Midlands. Found along the A6 between Market Harborough and Kettering, houses in Desborough are also close to Corby and conveniently located for Leicester and Northampton

 

With Coventry also a little more than 30 miles west, there are lots of things to entice you to this area. From top schools to great transport links and a host of natural attractions, browse below to view our latest developments near Desborough.

 

• Northamptonshire • East Midlands • Market Harborough • Kettering • Corby • Leicester • Northampton • Coventry 

Bertone Gardens
Bertone Gardens
Hanwood Park - Warkton Lane Entrance, Sulgrave Street, Barton Seagrave, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN15 5GQ
  • £294,995 to £489,995
  • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom
  • Discover Bertone Gardens at Hanwood Park. This new community will provide over 280 acres of green open space, play areas, a sports pavilion and pitches, shops, healthcare facilities and new schools all within walking distance. Benefit from great commuter links; the A14 & A6 are close by. Kettering train station is just 2.5 miles away, reach London in just an hour. Want to hear about new releases?
Barratt Homes at Priors Hall Park
Barratt Homes at Priors Hall Park
Burdock Street, Priors Hall Park, Corby, Northamptonshire, NN17 5BU
  • £222,500 to £359,000
  • 2 and 4 bedroom
  • We are delighted to return to Priors Hall Park, Corby, offering 2, 3, & 4-bedroom homes. Enjoy easy access to local amenities such as schools within a one-mile radius & excellent commuter links. Explore the developments woodlands, cycle paths, & walking routes that connect to Corby Town Centre. Contact our Sales Adviser Jodie at 07818 119504, or visit us in Zone 2; use What3Words: model.defrost.nets
Glenvale Park
Glenvale Park
Niort Way, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN8 6BB
  • £274,995 to £454,995
  • 3 and 4 bedroom
  • Welcome to Glenvale Park, a thriving community nestled within 200 acres of lush green space. Situated just outside the vibrant town of Wellingborough, boasting convenient road and rail connections. What sets us apart is our commitment to providing spacious and affordable homes. Our carefully designed 3 and 4-bedroom homes go above and beyond the Nationally Designed Space Standards, offering over 20% more room and storage than your average new build home. Join us at Glenvale Park and experience the perfect blend of comfort, convenience, and natural beauty. Contact our Sales Advisor Lauren on 01933 839756 or visit us today to discover why Glenvale Park is so popular.
Barratt at Overstone Gate
Barratt at Overstone Gate
Stratford Drive, Overstone, Northamptonshire, NN6 0RW
  • £372,995 to £529,995
  • 4 and 5 bedroom
  • Are you looking for a new home in Northampton? Explore The Woodlands & enjoy being surrounded by woodland at the edge of the development with green-space, countryside and amenities on your doorstep. Easy transport links to the centre of Northampton, Kettering or Wellingborough in just 15 minutes or commute to London within an hour. Stroll to Aldi just over the road and the coming soon proposed local centre. Save thousands on your energy bills with our new energy standards. Click here to find out more
Barratt at Wendel View
Barratt at Wendel View
Park Farm Way, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN8 3AQ
  • £281,995 to £522,995
  • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom
  • Wendel View, on the rural edge of Wellingborough, is a fast-growing, diverse community encompassed in 35 acres of green open space with an excellent array of nearby amenities. The development boasts excellent transport links, including the train to London within an hour and path to the town centre and schools.   Hannah & Khushi welcome you in to find out more and view our 2 two Show Homes. View our new development virtual flythrough.
Wigston Meadows
Wigston Meadows
Newton Lane, Wigston, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE18 3UR
  • £389,995 to £424,995
  • 4 and 6 bedroom
  • Wigston Meadows features a collection of 4 & 6 bedroom homes, close to open space, OFSTED rated 'outstanding' schools, great commuter links, and all the essentials you need on your doorstep.  You will also be just a 5-minute drive from Wigston town centre as well as 5.4 miles away from Leicester City Centre. Also, with great road links to the M1, M69 & A6. Come and join our growing community today - Book your appointment to see Sam who would love to help you make your dream move or call her on 0116 288 1420.
Ashlawn Gardens
Ashlawn Gardens
Ashlawn Road, Rugby, Warwickshire, CV22 5PP
  • £354,995 to £538,000
  • 3 and 4 bedroom
  • Just a stone's throw from Dunchurch Village, Ashlawn Gardens is a popular development of 3 and 4-bedroom homes. With green open space on your doorstep you'll enjoy countryside living with endless amenities on tap, with the market town of Rugby just minutes away. Commute to work? Benefit from Trains to London & Coventry in under an hour.  Contact Jack on 01788 221052 or visit us today, use What3Words: Tins.types.senses
Elborough Place
Elborough Place
Ashlawn Road, Rugby, Warwickshire, CV22 5FQ
  • £349,995 to £619,995
  • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom
  • Set only minutes away from Rugby town centre, our new development Elborough Place will bring a new collection of 3, 4 & 5 bedroom homes all within easy reach of high street shops, cafes, restaurants and leisure amenities for you to relax and enjoy. There are many schools close by for your family, whilst the nearby M45 opens the gate to a wealth of commuting opportunities for working professionals. Homes on this development meet the latest building regulations, which sets the standards for energy performance and carbon emissions. Click here to find out more. 
New Lubbesthorpe
New Lubbesthorpe
Tay Road, Lubbesthorpe, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE19 4BF
  • £489,995 to £519,995
  • 4 and 5 bedroom
  • Discover the perfect balance of stunning rural scenery and urban living at this thriving development. Nestled in 250 acres of green space and located just 15 minutes from bustling Leicester city centre is a range of uniquely designed 4 & 5 bedroom homes boasting excellent energy-efficiency. From established schools, to easy commutes and exciting days out – find it all at New Lubbesthorpe. Come and join our growing community today - Book your appointment to see Debbie who would love to help you make your dream move or call her on 0116 291 6708.
King's Meadow
King's Meadow
Kirby Lane, Eye-Kettleby, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE14 2TS
  • £259,995 to £429,995
  • 3 and 4 bedroom
  • For shared ownership homes, please contact Spencers Estate Agents on 0116 216 2260. King's Meadow is a stunning development of 3 & 4 bedroom homes, ideally located on the outskirts of Eye-Kettleby and just 10 minutes from the historic market town of Melton Mowbray. You and your family can enjoy an array of fantastic local amenities nearby including stunning country parks and OFSTED rated 'Good' schools. There's easy access to surrounding cities with direct train services to Leicester and excellent road links to the A46 and A607.Some homes on this development meet the latest building regulations, which sets the standards for energy performance and carbon emissions. Click here to find out more. Come and join our growing community today -Book your appointment to see Anita who would love to help you make your dream move or call her on 0166 449 0187.
Barratt at Hampton Beach
Barratt at Hampton Beach
Waterhouse Way, Hampton, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE7 8SJ
  • £289,995 to £384,995
  • 3 and 4 bedroom
  • New 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes curved around Teardrop Lake, featuring surrounding green open space, footpaths, a cycleway and picnic tables. Located on the edge of the vibrant city of Peterborough, with a selection of shops and restaurants to enjoy nearby. Take advantage of the excellent commuter links with the A1, A15 and A47 close by. Plus, direct trains to London in as little as 50 minutes.
Fairfields
Fairfields
Vespasian Road, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK11 3ER
  • £310,000 to £490,000
  • 2 and 4 bedroom
  • With just 4 homes remaining, this is your last chance to live at the popular development of Fairfields, Milton Keynes. Close to Stoney Stratford, this established community boasts great travel links, Ofsted rated 'Good' schools within walking distance & 40 acres of green open space. Our final phase will include a variety of sustainable elements including bird boxes, wild meadow fields and, multiple play areas. As well as, delicious eateries and a Sainsbury’s local.  Contact our Sales Advisor Thomas on 07385 969363; visits scheduled by appointment only.
Brooklands
Brooklands
Fen Street, Milton Keynes, MILTON KEYNES, MK10 7EL
  • £306,995 to £536,995
  • 2 and 4 bedroom
  • Join our happy residents & embrace all that Brooklands has to offer! Discover 3 & 4-bedroom homes at one of Milton Keynes most popular developments. Benefit from a medical centre, shops, schools & more all within walking distance. Known as the 'City in the Country,' Milton Keynes offers excellent leisure options & unrivalled transport links. Call our Sales Advisers on 01908 032084 or visit us today.
Barratt Homes at Bourne
Barratt Homes at Bourne
Len Pick Way, Bourne, Lincolnshire, PE10 2AQ
  • £273,995 to £399,995
  • 3 and 4 bedroom
  • New development with green open space throughout and homes overlooking willow pond. Located within walking distance to the centre of Bourne, with plenty of shops, bars and restaurants to explore. You and your family will enjoy local countryside walks, play areas on the development as well as Ofsted rated 'Outstanding' schools on your doorstep. Be the first to hear about new releases.
Wintringham
Wintringham
Nuffield Road, St Neots, Cambridgeshire, PE19 0AW
  • £365,000 to £487,000
  • 3 and 4 bedroom
  • Wintringham, St Neots is thriving community, ideal for those who want the best of both worlds – a quiet and serene lifestyle, where you are surrounded by a 9km cycling and walking route. Mixed with the ability to travel at a moment's notice, where St Neots train station is a 7-minute walk away, allowing you to reach London in under 40 minutes. St Neot's vibrant town centre is located only an 11-minute drive away, where the A1, A14 & A428 are all easily accessible. Contact our Sales Advisers on 01480 275781 or visit us today.
Willow Grove
Willow Grove
Southern Cross, Wixams, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK42 6AW
  • £375,000 to £555,000
  • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom
  • Willow Grove, within the Wixams, Bedford development, is a charming, award-winning community offering 3, 4, & 5-bedroom homes. It's conveniently located near Bedford town centre & provides excellent commuter links to Luton, Milton Keynes & London via road & train. Residents enjoy 35+ acres of wildflower meadows & various amenities, including schools & shops. Contact our Sales Adviser Kelly on 01234 741513 or visit us today.
Barratt Homes Romans' Edge
Barratt Homes Romans' Edge
Bearscroft Lane, Godmanchester, Cambridgeshire, PE29 2NF
  • £354,995 to £359,995
  • 3 bedroom
  • A range of 3 bedroom homes are for sale from our David Wilson Sales Office at the front of the development. Discover your new home with everything you need on your doorstep. With a school, parks and shops just moments away.
Saxon View
Saxon View
26 Edinburgh Road, Nuneaton, Warwickshire, CV10 9HE
  • £265,000 to £282,500
  • 3 and 4 bedroom
  • Discover our range at Saxon View,part of an exciting regeneration scheme in Nuneaton. The vibrant town centre is just 2 miles away, with a great choice of shops, bars and restaurants. We're located opposite Whittleford Park - perfect for dog walking, and the scenic Hartshill Hayes Country Park is close by. We're ideally placed for travelling around the Midlands, and just an hour from London Euston by train, ideal if you're looking to commute. It's the perfect place to call home. Find us on what3words
Grange View
Grange View
Grange Road, Hugglescote, Coalville, Leicestershire, LE67 2BQ
  • £259,995 to £409,995
  • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom
  • Enjoying the perfect balance of a stunning village location with fantastic amenities, is a collection of 3, 4 & 5 bedroom homes at Grange View. Boasting excellent energy-efficiency, your new home will benefit from idyllic semi-rural living. An abundance of shops can be found on your doorstep for all of your daily essentials, with nearby National Forest and nature reserves offering picturesque weekend walks. The M1 and M42 are just a short drive away for effortless commuting. Some homes on this development meet the latest building regulations, which sets the standards for energy performance and carbon emissions. Click here to find out more. Come and join our growing community today - book your appointment to see Angela who would love to help you make your dream move, or call her on 0153 046 3255.
Barratt Homes Eagles' Rest
Barratt Homes Eagles' Rest
Burney Drive, Wavendon, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK17 7AX
  • We're now sold out on this development. Please visit our David Wilson development just across the road - Eagles' Rest.

What is life like in Desborough? 

Located in Northamptonshire just a short drive from Kettering and Market Harborough, Desborough is a thriving town with excellent schools, good transport links and lots to see and do in the local area. Whether you’re visiting historical sites, walking through the countryside or enjoying a day out with the kids, there’s something for everyone near your new home in Desborough.

What is there to see and do in Desborough?

Desborough is known for its independent shops and good restaurants, along with historic sites such as St Giles Church, the Old Manor House and Desborough Heritage Centre. Market Harborough is only a short drive from the town, where you can visit Rockingham Castle and Harborough Museum, or get active at Harborough Leisure Centre.

If you’re moving to Desborough with a young family, the kids will enjoy seeing the animals at West Lodge Rural Centre, flower-spotting at Froggery Cottage Gardens and looking out for insects at Bugtopia. For a breath of fresh air, you can take a stroll through Brixworth Country Park, go for a cycle ride at Stanwicks Lakes, or visit Fermyn Woods Country Park.

Other places worth visiting near to Desborough include Corby Boating Lake, Wicksteed Park, Harrington Aviation Museum and Corby International Swimming Pool.

What is education like in Desborough?

If your children are school age, it’s good to know there many ‘outstanding’ schools in the local area as rated by Ofsted, including Havelock Infant School, Welland Park Academy and Brooke Weston Academy. If you’re thinking about independent education, private schools nearby include Brooke House College and Ebenezer House.

For older children and adults thinking about studying for a vocational qualification or a degree, Tresham College of Further and Higher Education, Loughborough University, the University of Leicester and De Montfort University are all within commuting distance.

How are the Desborough transport links? 

Whether you’re commuting to work or travelling to see family and friends, Desborough is well-connected by road to towns and cities across the Midlands. There’s no train station in the town, but Kettering North is nearby.

The journey fromKettering to Desborough takes just 10 minutes by car, while the journey takes 30 minutes from Northampton, 35 minutes from Leicester, 50 minutes from Loughborough and just over one hour from Nottingham. 

If you want to go to London, the quickest way to get there is by train from Kettering North, with a journey time of just one hour to St Pancras. When you’re going on holiday, Birmingham Airport is only a 45-minute drive away from Desborough, while East Midlands Airport is just 50 minutes away.

New schemes & offers in Desborough

Looking to relocate to Desborough? With Barratt Homes, you’ll have access to unique schemes. Whether you’re a first-time buyer, want to sell your current home or are a key worker, we have an offer that suits you. 

 
Our low deposit schemes are designed to help you buy your dream home without worrying about the deposit. We can boost it up and support you along the way. And if you’re part of the armed forces, we offer a 5% deposit contribution to help you get on the ladder. 
 
Time for a change? Selling your home with our help to sell schemes is easy. You can forget about estate agent fees and enjoy your new home while we do the legwork. If you’re a key worker, you can benefit from our Key Worker Deposit Contribution scheme
 
Don't forget to take a look at our East Midlands property buying guide, which includes all the information you need to know about buying a home in the East Midlands. Browse our wide range of new homes in Desborough and take advantage of fantastic offers for a stress-free move, just like you deserve.