New homes in Kettering

 

Live the Life

Just a short commute from London and surrounded by the Northamptonshire countryside, Kettering is a popular town with lots to see and do in the local area. Whether you’re taking a walk through country parks, taking the kids to the farm or seeing a show at the local theatre, there’s something for the whole family to enjoy close to your new home in Kettering. It is close to the towns of CorbyMarket Harborough, and Wellingborough.

Things to see and do

Kettering has a vibrant town centre with high street shops, independent businesses, cafes and restaurants. The Yards is a popular shopping centre, while The Lighthouse Theatre provides evening entertainment.

If you’re moving to the area with children, there are lots of great family days out in the local area including West Lodge Rural Centre, Wicksteed Park and Bugtopia. Stanwick Lakes is also popular, where you’ll find cycle routes, a giant sandpit and children’s playground.

If you enjoy uncovering local history, Kettering Museum and Art Gallery is well worth a visit, while Harrington Aviation Museum and Wellingborough Museum are also nearby. At Boughton House you can tour the stately home and gardens, perfect for a morning or afternoon out with a difference.

Other local attractions include Sywell Aviation Museum, Fermyn Woods Country Park, Kettering Golf Club and Corby Boating Lake.

Education

For families moving to Kettering with children, there are a number of ‘outstanding’ schools in the local area as rated by Ofsted, including Bishop Stopford School, Millbrook Infant School and Hall Meadow Primary School.

If you’re looking for independent education, private schools include Ebenezer House and St Peter’s School, while Tresham College of Further and Higher Education offers a range of different courses for students over 16.

Getting to Kettering

With its great road and rail links, it’s no wonder that Kettering is such a popular commuter town. The town is near the M1 and M6, and the train station has direct services to London with a journey time of less than one hour to St Pancras International.

The journey from Peterborough to Kettering takes 45 minutes by car, while the trip from Leicester takes 50 minutes by car or 25 minutes by train. Travelling by car, Kettering is around 50 minutes away from Coventry and one hour away from Birmingham.

If you’re travelling abroad for your annual holiday or a business trip, Birmingham Airport is a 45-minute drive from Kettering, while East Midlands Airport is around 50 minutes away via the M1. 

Glenvale Park
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Glenvale Park

Niort Way, Wellingborough, WELLINGBOROUGH, NORTHAMPTONSHIRE, NN8 6BW

  • Coming soon
Lyveden Fields

Lyveden Fields

Livingstone Road, Corby, CORBY, NORTHAMPTONSHIRE, NN18 8SP

  • 4 bedroom homes
  • £313,995 to £364,995
Barratt @ The Nurseries

Barratt @ The Nurseries

Market Road, Thrapston, KETTERING, NORTHAMPTONSHIRE, NN14 4JT

  • 4 bedroom homes
Charter's Gate

Charter's Gate

Huntingdon Road, Thrapston, KETTERING, NORTHAMPTONSHIRE, NN14 4NG

Barratt at Overstone Gate
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Barratt at Overstone Gate

Overstone Farm, Overstone, NORTHAMPTON, NORTHAMPTONSHIRE, NN6 0AB

  • Coming soon
Lake View at Priors Hall Park

Lake View at Priors Hall Park

Michaels Drive, Weldon, CORBY, NORTHAMPTONSHIRE, NN17 5FW

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £330,995 to £351,995
Wigston Meadows

Wigston Meadows

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

  • 4 bedroom homes
  • £374,995 to £384,995
Hampton Water

Hampton Water

London Road, Hampton Vale, PETERBOROUGH, CITY OF PETERBOROUGH, PE7 8LL

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £236,495 to £414,995
Brooklands

Brooklands

Fen Street, Milton Keynes, MILTON KEYNES, MK10 7ES

  • 1, 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • £355,995 to £529,995
Willow Grove

Willow Grove

Southern Cross, Wixams, Wilstead, BEDFORD, BEDFORDSHIRE, MK42 6AW

  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £213,995 to £501,995
New Lubbesthorpe

New Lubbesthorpe

Tay Road, Lubbesthorpe, LEICESTER, LEICESTERSHIRE, LE19 4BF

  • 1, 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • From £323,995
Fairfields

Fairfields

Vespasian Road, Fairfields, MILTON KEYNES, MK11 3ER

  • 2 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £467,995 to £469,995
Barratt Homes at  Romans' Edge

Barratt Homes at Romans' Edge

Bearscroft Lane, Godmanchester, HUNTINGDON, CAMBRIDGESHIRE, PE29 2LQ

  • 1, 2, 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • £317,995 to £505,995
City Heights

City Heights

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

  • 2 and 3 bedroom homes
Barratt Homes Eagles' Rest

Barratt Homes Eagles' Rest

Burney Drive, Wavendon, MK17 7BT

  • 2, 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • £227,495 to £535,495
The Spires

The Spires

Knights Way, St Ives, ST IVES, CAMBRIDGESHIRE, PE27 6TB

  • 1 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £179,995 to £575,995
Woburn Downs
Coming soon

Woburn Downs

Watling Street, Little Brickhill, MILTON KEYNES, MK17 9DN

  • Coming soon
The Furlongs

The Furlongs

Newton Abbot Way, Bourne, BOURNE, LINCOLNSHIRE, PE10 0WS

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £224,995 to £279,995