New Homes in Berkshire
One of the home counties that surround London in the South East of England, Berkshire also shares a border with Surrey and Hampshire, as well as Wiltshire, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire. Whether you want to be in county town Reading, near Heathrow Airport in Slough or in a quieter spot like Ascot or Sandhurst, houses in Berkshire cater for a variety of needs.
From attractions like Windsor Castle, Reading Museum and National Trust property Basildon Park, to natural draws such as California Country Park, Swinley Forest and the Dinton Pastures, don’t miss our developments in Berkshire below.
- £415,000 to £515,000
- 3 and 4 bedroom
- Set in 6.5 acres of open space, Abbey Fields is a development of 2, 3 & 4 bedroom homes. This development forms part of a new community and will have a new play area and 560 new trees planted. All your local amenities are close by in Abingdon, as well as a great range of schools. Commuters will have easy access to the A34, which is a 10 minute drive away.
- £231,500 to £425,000
- 1, 2, 3 and 4 bedroom
- Canal Quarter is the central village at Kingsbrook in Aylesbury, with a current release of 1 & 2 bedroom apartments and 3 & 4 bedroom houses. Homes are just a short walk away from the travel hub, with regular bus connections to Aylesbury station. The Canal Basin, with its central water feature, local shops and a community facility provides the perfect hub to spend time with friends and family. Take a look and see why this exciting and thriving new community is the perfect place to call home, here. Kingsbrook is an award winning development made up of 3 villages, each with their own distinct identity. Here, not only will you be surrounded by beautiful countryside but you will also have excellent transport links to London.
- Coming soon
- 3 and 4 bedroom
- Set in plenty of open space, Brookside Meadows is a development of 1, 2, 3 & 4 bedroom homes in the vibrant town of Grove. Your new home is a short walk from convenient shops, restaurants and supermarket whilst Oxford is just 30 minutes away by car. For commuters, the M4 is nearby and you could find yourself in central London in under an hour, with Didcot Parkway railway station also a short drive away.
- £230,000 to £480,000
- 2, 3 and 4 bedroom
- Take a look and see why this exciting and thriving new community is the perfect place to call home, here. Orchard Green is the newest village at the award winning Kingsbrook development in Aylesbury. Embrace a greener, more rural lifestyle with 60% of the development allocated to open space. This is a 'Built for a Healthy Life' development which means well-designed homes and neighbourhoods. Important design details such as adequate car parking, safe street design and access to amenities have been considered and included within the development.
What is life like in Berkshire?
Whether you want to be in the east of the county right next to Greater London, or in the west with the North Wessex Downs for company, Berkshire offers something for everyone. We can offer something for everyone too, thanks to schemes such as our Movemaker offer, where we help arrange the sale of your current home and handle any agent’s fees ourselves.
What is there to see and do in Berkshire?
From royal residences to family theme parks and beautiful natural spaces, there are so many things to see and do in Berkshire. Whether you’re visiting Windsor Castle, taking the kids to Legoland or going for relaxing walks through Dinton Pastures Country Park, you can also enjoy attractions such as the Museum of English Rural Life and the Museum of Berkshire Aviation.
Further must-sees include St George’s Chapel and Reading Museum, along with Black Park Country Park and Virginia Water Lake. Feel the rush of the rollercoasters at Thorpe Park, explore Swinley Forest and head to California Country Park to splash around in the paddling pool on a warm summer’s day.
What is education like in Berkshire?
Picking an area with good schools is crucial for many people, so you’ll be pleased to learn these are plenty of them around Berkshire. A number of the county’s best primary options are in Slough, with Khalsa Primary School and Castleview Primary both rated as outstanding by Ofsted. Likewise Holy Trinity CofE in Cookham just outside Maidenhead and St Dominic Savio Catholic Primary School in the Woodley catchment area on the outskirts of Reading.
Top secondary options include Slough’s Langley Grammar School and Upton Court Grammar School, which are both also outstanding according to the education board. If you’re in the Reading area then Kendrick School and Reading School are both outstanding too.
How are the transport links in Berkshire?
A number of motorways pass through Berkshire, including the M31 and M4, which connects London in the east to Reading, Swindon, Bristol and South Wales in the west. The M25 circular also makes its way through the eastern part of the county, where you’ll find one of the world’s largest airports, Heathrow. Buses and trains are also available, with rail services from Reading to London taking less than 30 minutes.
What is the Berkshire property scene like?
Berkshire has a diverse property market, with some areas experiencing soaring prices thanks to their proximity to London. If you want to be close to the capital then leafy developments in Crowthorne offer spacious 1 and 2 bed apartments as well as contemporary 3 and 4 bed family homes on the edge of Bracknell Forest.
Whether this sounds perfect for you or you’d rather be on the other side of the county in a stylishly designed home near Basingstoke, make sure you get the best deal possible on your new home by taking advantage of offers such as our Part Exchange scheme.
New Homes Offers & Schemes in Berkshire
Buying your new home with us means having access to a wide range of offers. You can opt for the Part Exchange or Part Exchange Xtra schemes; we cover the estate agent fees for you while we help you sell your current house. And if it doesn’t sell, we can be your guaranteed buyer.
More questions? You can find some of the most common queries answered here. Get in touch with one of our Sales Advisers today and find your dream Barratt home.