Charter's Gate

Huntingdon Road, Thrapston, KETTERING, NN14 4NG
  • 3 & 4 bedroom homes
  • £00 To £365,995
  • Eligible for Help to buy

    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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For sales enquiries 08447770054 8am - 9pm Mon-Fri, 8am-8pm Sat-Sun

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Introducing Charter's Gate

Charter's Gate is a new development in the historic market town of Thrapston. Discover a range of 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes. Whether you are a first time buyer, a growing family or are looking to downsize, Charter's Gate is a great place to call home.

Please note Huntington Road is partially closed. Please follow the diversion signs. Our site is located past the first set of Road Closed signs. We are still open as usual

Sales Centre opening hours & phone number 07917 552358:

Monday 12.30pm - 5.30pm and Thursday - Sunday 10am - 5.30pm

More convenient living
  • Quality designed 3, 4 and 5 bed houses
  • Within walking distance to a range of amenities
  • Ideal for first time buyers, families and downsizers
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A fantastic location
  • Access to A14, A45 and A1(M)
  • Kettering train station gets you into London in 1 hour
  • Excellent sports and cultural activities nearby
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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. Help to Buy not available on part buy, part rent homes for sale under the Home Reach scheme.

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.


Late night opening

We know that your time is precious. So on Thursday 27th September our sales office at Charter's Gate will be open until 7.30pm. Join us for our late night opening. 

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Essentials on your doorstep

Enjoy country living while having great commuting links on your doorstep. Thrapston is situated on the River Nene with plenty of coutryside highlights nearby including Titchmarsh Nature Reserve and Barnwell Country park.

Charter's Gate benefits from a local primary school, post office and supermarket. Plus, plenty of local pubs and eateries to entertain your friends and family.

Efficient, modern design

The homes at Charter's Gate will provide excellence in build quality and energy efficient modern living. You can keep cosy in our homes without worrying about big bills. Every home has a high standard of insulation that keeps the heat in and your energy bills affordable.


Whichever home you choose, you’ll have peace of mind knowing that your new home has been built around you and your lifestyle.

The build so far

Building at Charter's Gate will commence spring 2018 and you will soon notice the roads going in. We will have 2 show homes for you to experience the quality of a Barratt Home and will be ready to view summer 2018. There will be a total of 84 homes built which will include a selection 2, 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes.

Meet the team

Our experienced Sales Advisers will look forward to welcoming you to Charter's Gate, Thrapston when it launches summer 2018. They will be on hand to help you find your dream home so please do give them a visit when we open. 

A fantastic location

Thrapston is traditional country living at its best. Surrounded by small villages and open green spaces, Charter's Gate is perfect for those who want to explore the local countryside or try a range of independent cafes, pubs and restaurants while entertaining friends. It is well situated for commuters with access to rail links in Kettering and access to nearby towns such as Peterborough, Corby and Huntingdon via the A45, A14 and A605.

With Charter's Gate you're in an ideal location. Whether it’s by car or train you have plenty of access to towns and cities in the local area and beyond. Local road links include A14, A45 and A1 and your nearest rail link is Kettering train station, offering access to London St Pancras in just one hour.

Location
Distance
Time by car
Stanwick lakes 6 miles 10 minutes
Rushden lakes 9 miles 17 minutes
Nearest train station 12 miles 16 minutes
Kettering 12 miles 15 minutes
Wellingborough 13 miles 23 minutes
Northampton 23 miles 34 minutes
Milton Keynes 32 miles 50 minutes

*All times are approximate. Mileage and time information taken from Google Maps. Correct as of April 2018.


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 86.1% 77.5% 85.3% 249.0 99.5
The King John School

Pupils: 441

87.00% 80.50% 91.00% 259 100.4
Thrapston Primary School

Pupils: 393

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Titchmarsh CE Primary School

Pupils: 77

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Trinity CE Lower School

Pupils: 100

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Ringstead Church of England Primary School

Pupils: 94

96.00% 73.00% 100.00% 269 98.5
Woodford Church of England Primary School

Pupils: 62

92.00% 71.00% 83.00% 246 99.7
Great Addington Church of England Primary School

Pupils: 97

100.00% 100.00% 100.00% 300 101.2
Windmill Primary School

Pupils: 352

68.00% 59.00% 67.00% 194 98.5
Manor School and Sports College

Pupils: 893

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
St Peter's Church of England Junior School

Pupils: 161

73.50% 81.50% 71.00% 226 98.7

Evenings and weekends

Shopping

Just a short drive away from Charter's Gate you'll find Rushden Lakes which combines first-class shopping with brilliant leisure experiences in a beautiful natural setting. Enjoy exploring high street names such as Joules, Superdry and River Island before relaxing at one of the several lakeside restaurants.

Lesiure and sports

Thrapston is ideally located for water lovers. Situated on the River Nene you'll have ample opportunity to explore the lakes and local countryside beyond.

Why not push the boat out and visit the Middle Nene Sailing Club and try your hand at sailing or join them for one of their many events on the water.

Days out

Why not visit Rockingham Castle for great family day out and learn of the castle’s rich history or visit nearby National Trust site Lyveden or English Heritage site Kirby Hall. 

Prefer life in the fast lane? Head over to Rockingham Speedway in Corby or visit Silverstone Circuit in Northampton. 

Live the life

Immerse yourself in local life and learn about the town's history at the annual Charter Fair. Held every summer, the fair takes over the main high street and includes sidehows, stalls and family events throughout the day. You'll soon be swept away in the celebration of the town receiving a market charter back in 1205.

Surrounded by beautiful countryside, Thrapston has access to plenty of fresh produce at their monthly Farmer's Market. Every first Saturday of the month, except January, the Thrapston Farmers Market is held on the high street with local foods and products available.


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.

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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