New Homes in Hemel Hempstead

Located in South East England around eight miles north of Watford, Hemel Hempstead is a historic town in Hertfordshire. With St Albans just a 10-minute drive away and Aylesbury also nearby, you can get into Central London in just over half an hour by train, when you choose new homes in Hemel Hempstead.

From Gadebridge Park to Frogmore Paper Mill and Ashridge House, other popular local attractions include Jellicoe Water Gardens, Highfield Park and Gorhambury House. Developments near Hemel Hempstead are always hugely popular, so see what’s happening in the area now to avoid missing out. 

• South East England • Watford • Hertfordshire • St Albans • Aylesbury • Central London

Barratt Homes at Linmere
Barratt Homes at Linmere
Betony Meadow, Houghton Regis, Bedfordshire, LU5 7AJ
  • From £282,500
  • 2 bedroom
  • New homes coming soon - register your interest to be the first to know about our upcoming releases.  Linmere is an award winning development located in Houghton Regis in Bedfordshire, just off junction 11a of the M1 and a short drive from the local town centre.  Surrounded by 90 acres of open green space and landscaped parks, Linmere has something to offer everyone, whether you are a first-time buyer or a family looking to join a thriving new community. On your doorstep you will find a selection of shops including a Lidl, a children's adventure playground, The Farmstead - a central meeting place at the heart of Linmere, as well as new schools and leisure facilities to enjoy.
Clipstone Park
Clipstone Park
Briggington Way, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, LU7 3DY
  • £384,995 to £565,000
  • 3 and 4 bedroom
  • Clipstone Park is a highly sought after thriving community in Leighton Buzzard, with it's final 4 bedroom homes on this phase. Living here, you'll be able to enjoy beautiful countryside on your doorstep and appreciate excellent travel links close by, reaching London within just 30 minutes by train.  This development is made up of 75% green space - ideal for families. It will see the addition of new schools, parks, and a neighbourhood centre, all of which make up part of a £16.8 million contribution to the local area.
Canal Quarter at Kingsbrook
Canal Quarter at Kingsbrook
Burcott Lane, Broughton, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP22 5AR
  • £231,500 to £279,500
  • 1 and 2 bedroom
  • Canal Quarter is the central village at Kingsbrook in Aylesbury, with a selection of homes that cater to every need – find the ideal home for you that fits your lifestyle and requirements. Homes are just a short walk away from the travel hub, with regular bus connections to Aylesbury station. The Canal basin, with it's 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.
Orchard Green @ Kingsbrook
Orchard Green @ Kingsbrook
Armstrongs Fields, Broughton, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP22 7BX
  • £385,000 to £515,000
  • 3 and 4 bedroom
  • 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. Take a look and see why this exciting and thriving new community is the perfect place to call home, here. Some 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.
Woburn Downs
Woburn Downs
Watling Street, Milton Keynes, Bucks, MK17 9GF
  • £382,500 to £625,995
  • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom
  • Woburn Downs is a popular community on the outskirts of Milton Keynes, offering a selection of detached 4 and 5 bedroom homes, all benefitting from solar PV panels and garages. Enjoy family time with over 17 acres open space, 3 play areas on the development, and several Ofsted rated good and outstanding schools all within easy reach. For commuters, excellent travel links by road and rail - with direct trains to London in just 32 minutes and Birmingham in just 42 minutes. Book your appointment or call Thomas today on: 01908 102408
Willow Grove
Willow Grove
Southern Cross, Wixams, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK42 6AW
  • £500,000 to £540,000
  • 3 and 4 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.
Fen Street, Milton Keynes, MILTON KEYNES, MK10 7EL
  • £180,995 to £528,996
  • 1, 2 and 4 bedroom
  • Brooklands is an established community offering 4 bedroom homes and 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  
Vespasian Road, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK11 4AG
  • From £258,000
  • 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 07884 796626; visits scheduled by appointment only.
St Rumbold's Fields
St Rumbold's Fields
Tingewick Road, Buckingham, Buckinghamshire, MK18 1ST
  • £404,995 to £490,000
  • 3 and 4 bedroom
  • St Rumbold’s Fields is a thriving and well-established community offering its final release of 3 and 4 bedroom homes in the charming market town of Buckingham. Nestled in the wonderful countryside whilst still being within easy access to a wide array of amenities. The town centre is a mere stroll away, boasting an exciting mix of shops, cosy pubs and restaurants for your enjoy. Our homes have been thoughtfully designed to offer versatile living spaces with multi-purpose rooms that are adaptable for work, play and everything, all set amidst the tranquillity of lush green open spaces.

What is life like in Hemel Hempstead?

Located in the charming county of Hertfordshire, Hemel Hempstead strikes the perfect balance between urban and rural lifestyles. New homes in this thriving town are ideal for commuters, less than a 30-minute train journey from London. They also feature excellent schools, open spaces and attractions, making them appealing to all kinds of homebuyers. 

What is there to see and do in Hemel Hempstead?

Whether you want to explore the Old Town, enjoy a countryside stroll, or fancy a spot of shopping, Hemel Hempstead has endless things to do. And with the capital only a short distance away, you'll have the best of London's attractions at your fingertips. 
Here, we've picked some top sights and activities in this part of the East of England
Gadebridge Park
Hemel Hempstead Old Town Sunday Market
The Marlowes Shopping Centre
The Snow Centre
Grand Union Canal
St Mary's Church
Piccotts End Paintings 
Jellicoe Water Gardens

What is education like in Hemel Hempstead?

New homes in Hemel Hempstead benefit from a good range of schools. From primary to secondary educational facilities, you'll be spoilt for choice when choosing the right school for your kids. Below, we've rounded up the best schools in Hemel Hempstead and the surrounding areas, according to Ofsted.
Primary   Secondary  Further education 
 Saint Albert the Great Catholic Primary School  Longdean School  West Herts College 
 Broadfield Academy  The Astley Cooper School  North Hertfordshire College
 The Reddings Primary School  The Hemel Hempstead School  Hertford Regional College


How are the transport links in Hemel Hempstead?

New homes in Hemel Hempstead are served by the M25, M10 and M1 motorways, allowing easy access to large parts of the UK. This makes it the perfect location for those commuting to cities such as London and Cambridge
The town also has its own railway station, around a mile from the city centre. Here, you can catch a West Midlands service to London Euston, which takes around 25 minutes. You can also travel directly by rail to nearby Hertfordshire towns, including Berkhamsted and Tring

What is the property market like in Hemel Hempstead?

Hemel Hempstead's prime location offers the best of both worlds. You can find excellent amenities on your doorstep while also enjoying the beautiful Hertfordshire countryside. New homes in Hemel Hempstead cater to all homebuyers, from young professionals to families. 
Our brand-new homes near Hemel Hempstead have been designed to the highest standards. Browse 3 and 4 bedroom houses on Linmere development, offering 90 acres of surrounding green space and lots of amenities nearby.

New home offers and schemes in Hemel Hempstead

Whether you're on the first rung of the property ladder or looking to sell your current home, our brilliant range of offers is here to help you out. 
Browse our range of schemes, including Part Exchange, Movemaker and Deposit Boost and find something to suit your requirements. 
At Barratt Homes, we aim to make your homebuying process as simple and efficient as possible. Explore our new homes for sale in Hemel Hempstead today and become a homeowner soon.