New Homes in Newbury

Sitting on the fringes of the North Wessex Downs in the South East, Newbury is a market town in Berkshire. Less than half an hour’s drive to Reading, it’s a similar journey to Oxford and Swindon. There are trains to London that take just over 40 minutes, helping to make new builds in Newbury very popular with commuters.

From historic Donnington Castle to the iconic Highclere Castle which was the setting for Downton Abbey, local open spaces include the Chase, Pilot Hill and Sandleford Warren. With Northcroft and Goldwell Parks close to the centre of town also, don’t miss our developments closest to Newbury below.

• South East • Berkshire • Reading • Oxford • Swindon

Brookside Meadows
Brookside Meadows
Denchworth Road, Grove, Wantage, Oxfordshire, OX12 0BA
  • £350,000 to £600,000
  • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom
  • Set in plenty of open space Brookside Meadows is a development of 1 & 2 bedroom apartments and  3, 4 & 5 bedroom homes.Your new home is located a short walk from local amenities, including a village pub and is close to the historic town of Wantage. Additionally, Oxford and London are within commuting distance. 
River Meadow
River Meadow
Wallis Gardens, Stanford in the Vale, Oxfordshire, SN7 8FZ
  • £390,000 to £445,000
  • 2 and 3 bedroom
  • River Meadow is a charming development of 2, 3, 4 & 5 bedroom homes in Stanford in the Vale. Your new home will be set in Oxfordshire countryside whilst being close to all your local amenities in nearby Faringdon. If you need to travel further afield, the A420 is 2.6 miles away, connecting you to Swindon, Oxford and the M4.Homes available with First Homes - see below for details.
Abbey Fields
Abbey Fields
Baileys Crescent, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 1TJ
  • £417,000 to £630,000
  • 3 and 4 bedroom
  • Set in 6.5 acres of open space, Abbey Fields is a development of 3 & 4 bedroom homes. This development is part of a new community and will have a play area and footpaths throughout. Local amenities are just 2 miles away, plus, a great range of schools. Radley train station 2.1 miles away with links to London under an hour. Commuters have easy access to the A34, which is a 10 minute drive away.
Orchards View @ Wichelstowe
Orchards View @ Wichelstowe
Pippin Street, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN1 7EU
  • £293,995 to £402,995
  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom
  • Set in 200 acres of open space, Orchards View is a development of 1 & 2 bedroom apartments and 2, 3 & 4 bedroom homes. Here, you will find brand new play areas, sports pitches and allotments. There is also a Waitrose, primary & secondary school and the Hall & Woodhouse pub. Swindon train station is just 2 miles away, connecting you to central London within 57 minutes on the fast electric railway.
Wichel Fields @ Wichelstowe
Wichel Fields @ Wichelstowe
Mill Lane, Swindon, Swindon, SN1 7BX
  • £214,995 to £223,995
  • 2 bedroom
  • Set in 200 acres of open space, Wichel Fields @ Wichelstowe is a development of 1 & 2 bedroom apartments and 2, 3 & 4 bedroom homes. On your doorstep you will find Hall & Woodhouse, a lovely bar and restaurant, as well as a Waitrose supermarket. The M4 motorway is 3.2 miles away and you could find yourself in central London within 57 minutes on the fast electric railway.
Honeymans Helm
Coming soon
Honeymans Helm
Off Shrivenham Road, Highworth, Swindon, SN6 7BZ
  • Coming soon
  • Honeymans Helm is a development of 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes, set in 10 acres of open space. This new community in the market town of Highworth will have brand new play areas for you to enjoy. Also a short walk away, is the high street, where you will find a Butchers, Deli and a country market every Saturday. Swindon train station is just 6 miles away, giving you easy access to Bristol, London and Reading. 

What is life like in Newbury?

Whether you’re a first time buyer, looking for a family home or seeking to downsize later in life, Newbury is an excellent place to buy a new house. It can also be an affordable place too, thanks to offers such as our Movemaker scheme, where we’ll cover any estate agents’ fees involved in your move for you.

What is there to see and do in Newbury?

Set into beautiful Berkshire countryside, Newbury is a great place to live if you love going for walks. The North Wessex Downs are just to the west of town, while you can also strike out for the Chase to enjoy the relaxing natural setting. 

With local attractions including Highclere Castle, Sandleford Priory and the West Berkshire Museum, don’t miss the Nature Discovery Centre or the views from Pilot Hill. If you have children then the 4 Kingdoms Adventure Park and Family Farm is perfect for a fun-filled day out. 

What is education like in Newbury?

Your kids may not have quite so much fun in the classroom, but there are at least a number of strong local schools where you can be sure they’re getting a superb education. Falkland Primary’s catchment area is in the south west of town, while St Nicolas C.E. Junior School and St Joseph’s Catholic Primary are close to the centre. The Winchcombe School is in the north, with all of these schools rated as good by Ofsted. 

Newbury also has three secondary schools in the same Ofsted bracket. St Bartholomew’s School and Park House School are both to the south west of the town centre, while Trinity School is to the north. If you’re looking for an independent school, St Gabriel’s School is an all-through Roman Catholic school next door to Sandleford Priory in the south, which also has a nursery attached. 

How are the transport links in Newbury?

Newbury has a central train station as well as another by the local racecourse, both of which you can use to get to Reading in less than half an hour. In addition to local bus services, there are also community transport schemes available in the area. 

The M4 motorway passes to the north of town, meaning you can drive to Reading in the west in around an hour, with London to the east a little further away. You can use the A339 to get to Basingstoke in around 20 minutes, while it’s double that to Southampton along the A34. 

What is the Newbury property scene like?

With trains to London taking just over 40 minutes, Newbury’s popularity as a commuter town means there’s a thriving property market in the area. From Victorian and Edwardian properties in the town centre to modern 1 and 2 bedroom apartments and spacious 4 bed family homes just north of nearby Basingstoke, make sure you get the best out of your next move by checking out offers such as our stress-busting Part Exchange scheme.