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.

 

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Bertone Gardens
Bertone Gardens
Hanwood Park - Warkton Lane Entrance, Sulgrave Street, Barton Seagrave, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN15 5GQ
  • £309,995 to £484,995
  • 3 and 4 bedroom
  • Sign up to hear about new releases and offers. Discover Bertone Gardens at Hanwood Park. This new community will provide over 280 acres of green open space, play areas, a sports facilities, shops, and new schools. 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.
Barratt Homes at Priors Hall Park
Barratt Homes at Priors Hall Park
Burdock Street, Priors Hall Park, Corby, Northamptonshire, NN17 5BU
  • £231,000 to £338,000
  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom
  • Just a stone’s throw from the village of Weldon, Priors Hall Park offers a selection of impressive 2, 3 and 4-bedroom homes ideal for first time buyers and families alike. Enjoy easy access to local amenities, such as the District Centre, schools within a one-mile radius & excellent commuter links. Explore the developments endless woodlands just minutes away from your doorstep, cycle paths, & walking routes that connect to Corby Town Centre. Contact Jodie on 07818 119504, or visit us in Zone 2; use What3Words: model.defrost.nets
Glenvale Park
Glenvale Park
Niort Way, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN8 6BB
  • £285,000 to £445,995
  • 3 and 4 bedroom
  • Glenvale Park is a thriving community nestled within 200 acres of green open space on the outskirts of Wellingborough. Alongside a wide range of local amenities, Glenvale Park benefits from excellent transport links by road and rail – with direct trains to London in an hour.  Contact Kaytee & Lauren on 01933 839756 or visit us today.
Barratt at Overstone Gate
Barratt at Overstone Gate
Stratford Drive, Overstone, Northamptonshire, NN6 0RW
  • £309,495 to £517,495
  • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom
  • Located on the edge of Moulton, explore The Woodlands & enjoy being surrounded by open green-space, countryside and amenities. 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 new primary and secondary school. Our home are built with advanced systems and smart technologies - and could be up to 74% cheaper to run^. Find out more
Barratt at Wendel View
Barratt at Wendel View
Park Farm Way, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN8 3AQ
  • £273,495 to £517,995
  • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom
  • Offering excellent value for money, on the rural edge of Wellingborough is Wendel View. A fast-growing, diverse community surrounded by 35 acres of green open space and an excellent array of nearby amenities. Benefit from easy transport links to London and the M1, plus walk to nearby amenities.    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
  • Visit our nearest development - King's Meadow in Melton MowbrayWigston Meadows features a collection of 4 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
  • £340,000 to £629,995
  • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom
  • Nestled on the outskirts of Dunchurch in Rugby, Ashlawn Gardens is the perfect blend of convenience and comfort. Residents can enjoy close proximity to schools, green open space, a supermarket, and excellent road links to the M45, M1, and M6, as well as trains to London and Coventry. Contact our Sales Adviser Jack at 01788 221052 or book an appointment today. What3Words: Tins.types.senses.  
Elborough Place
Elborough Place
Ashlawn Road, Rugby, Warwickshire, CV22 5FQ
  • £331,995 to £619,995
  • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom
  • Own New - Rate Reducer is available on this development. Find out more. 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
  • Visit our nearest development - Grange View  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 homes boasting excellent energy-efficiency. From established schools, to easy commutes either by road or train and exciting days out – find it all at New Lubbesthorpe. Come and join our growing community today - Call Bradley who would love to help you make your dream move or call him on 07721 498 740.
King's Meadow
King's Meadow
Kirby Lane, Eye-Kettleby, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE14 2TS
  • £214,995 to £404,995
  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom
  • Click here to discover the brand new energy-efficient features that could now be included in your home! King's Meadow is a stunning development of 2, 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. 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
  • £284,995 to £439,995
  • 3 and 4 bedroom
  • New homes curved around Teardrop Lake, surrounding green open space, footpaths, a cycleway and more. Located on the edge of the vibrant city of Peterborough, with a selection of shops and restaurants nearby. Excellent commuter links with the A1, A15 and A47 close by. Plus, direct trains to London.
Fairfields
Fairfields
Vespasian Road, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK11 4AG
  • £255,000 to £265,000
  • 2 bedroom
  • Last chance to buy a home on this popular development, Fairfields in Milton Keynes. This established community benefits from; Ofsted rated 'Good' schools, 40 acres of green open space, great travel links and is located within walking distance of the desirable town Stony Stratford. Coming soon are eateries and a Tesco superstore. Don't miss out, contact Mansha on 07385 969363; visits scheduled by appointment only.
Brooklands
Brooklands
Fen Street, Milton Keynes, MILTON KEYNES, MK10 7EL
  • £180,995 to £528,996
  • 1, 2 and 4 bedroom
  • Brooklands is an established community offering of 4 bedroom homes, plus 1 and 2 bedroom apartments exclusively for local first-time buyers.* Enjoy convenience at your doorstep with nearby medical centres, schools, and shops.  Alongside plenty of green open space, your new home also offers 6 play areas making this development ideal for families to enjoy. Call Alice on 07884 793639  
Barratt Homes at Bourne
Barratt Homes at Bourne
Len Pick Way, Bourne, Lincolnshire, PE10 2AQ
  • £205,995 to £409,995
  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom
  • Sign up to hear about new releases and offers. Brand-new homes surrounded by green open space, play areas and the Willow Pond. Located within walking distance to the centre of Bourne, with plenty of shops, bars and restaurants to explore. Benefit from Ofsted rated 'Outstanding' schools on your doorstep.
Wintringham
Wintringham
Nuffield Road, St Neots, Cambridgeshire, PE19 0AW
  • £219,000 to £477,000
  • 1, 2, 3 and 4 bedroom
  • Wintringham is a popular development ideally located for: walking, shopping, cycling, commuting and education. Benefit from over 9km of walking and cycling routes, plenty of green open space, two schools on the development and the St. Neots train station just a 7-minute walk away - reaching London in under 40 minutes. A short walk into the market town of St. Neots offers a wide range of amenities, from supermarkets, restaurants and independent shops. Commute to work? the A1, A14 & A428 are all easily accessible making Wintringham the ideal place to call home. Contact Steph on 01480 275781 or visit us today.
Willow Grove
Willow Grove
Southern Cross, Wixams, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK42 6AW
  • £500,000 to £556,000
  • 2, 3, 4 and 5 bedroom
  • Become part of the popular community at our award-winning Development Willow Grove, Wixams near Bedford, offering, 2, 3, 4 & 5 bedroom homes. Willow Grove boasts schools within walking distance, play parks and country walks and is just a short distance from Bedford Town Centre, A great location for commuting by road and rail, with its own train station coming soon. Contact Lisa and Kelly on 01234 741513 or visit us today.
Barratt Homes Romans' Edge
Barratt Homes Romans' Edge
Bearscroft Lane, Godmanchester, Cambridgeshire, PE29 2NF
  • From £319,995
  • 3 bedroom
  • Our final home, with 5% Deposit Paid, flooring and an upgraded kitchen is 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 9HG
  • £265,000 to £287,500
  • 3 and 4 bedroom
  • Discover our homes at Saxon View, part of an exciting regeneration scheme in Nuneaton - now selling from our last phase. The vibrant town centre is just 2 miles away. We're located opposite Whittleford Park and the scenic Hartshill Hayes Country Park is close by. We're ideally placed, just an hour from London Euston by train, ideal if you're looking to commute. Find us on what3words Give our friendly Sales Adviser, Juelee a call on 02476 397 485 or pop in to find out more.  
Grange View
Grange View
Grange Road, Hugglescote, Coalville, Leicestershire, LE67 2BQ
  • £249,995 to £404,995
  • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom
  • Click here to discover the brand new energy-efficient features that could now be included in your home!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. You can also find OFSTED rated 'Good' schools. The M1 and M42 are just a short drive away for effortless commuting and you're just 25-minutes to Leicester City Centre. 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.

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.