New homes in Swanscombe

 

Live the life

Located in Kent within commuting distance of MaidstoneDartford and London, Swanscombe is ideal for families looking for small-town living within easy reach of larger towns and cities. Whether you’re exploring the countryside, playing golf or enjoying some retail therapy, there’s lots to see and do close to your new home in Swanscombe.

Things to see and do

Swanscombe is close to the Bluewater Shopping Centre, an out-of-town mall and one of the largest of its kind in the UK. The centre is home to high street and designer stores, restaurants and a multi-screen cinema, making it a popular attraction just a short drive or bus journey from the town.

For a breath of fresh air, you can take the dog for a walk at Swanscombe Heritage Park, explore Shorne Woods Country Park in Gravesend, or take a hike through Beacon Wood Country Park. If you’re feeling sporty, Cyclopark in Gravesend has mountain bike trails, a BMX track and 5-a-side football pitches.

If you’re moving to the area with children, there are lots of great family-friendly attractions near Swanscombe including Pirate Cove Adventure Golf Park, Eagle Heights Wildlife Foundation, and Essex Fire Museum in Grays.

Other places of interest nearby include The Orchard Theatre in Dartford, Thurrock Museum, Mid-Kent Golf Club and Dartford Golf Club.

Education

For families with school-age children, it’s worth knowing which schools are top-rated in the local area. According to Ofsted, St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School Northfleet, Harris Academy Chafford Hundred, and Mayfield Grammar School in Gravesend are all ‘outstanding’, while independent schools include Bronte School and Cobham Hall.

The nearest universities are the University of Greenwich, the University of Kent and the University for the Creative Arts, Rochester.

Getting to Swanscombe

Swanscombe is well-connected to major towns and cities in the Southeast, ideal whether you’re commuting to work or visiting friends and family. The town is a 15-minute drive from Dartford, 15 minutes from Gravesend, 30 minutes from Maidstone and 50 minutes from Southend.

The drive from central London takes around 50 minutes depending on traffic, while the train from London St Pancras to neighbouring Ebbsfleet International takes just 20 minutes. There’s also a direct train from Swanscombe to London Bridge, with a journey time of 45 minutes.

When it’s time for a holiday, London Gatwick Airport is only a 40-minute drive away. If you want to leave your car at home, you can get to the airport by train changing once at London Bridge. 

Phoenix Quarter

Phoenix Quarter

Temple Hill, Dartford, DARTFORD, KENT, DA1 5TU

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £387,995 to £414,995
Upton Gardens

Upton Gardens

Green Street, Upton Park, LONDON, GREATER LONDON, E13 9AX

  • 1, 2 and 3 bedroom homes
  • £339,000 to £497,000
Aldgate Place

Aldgate Place

Leman Street, London, LONDON, GREATER LONDON, E1 8EN

Landmark Place

Landmark Place

Lower Thames Street, London, LONDON, GREATER LONDON, EC3R 6DU

  • 1, 2 and 3 bedroom homes
  • £1,100,000 to £9,475,000
Blackfriars Circus

Blackfriars Circus

Blackfriars Road, Southwark, LONDON, GREATER LONDON, SE1 8EQ

  • 2 bedroom homes
  • £2,500,000 to £2,600,000
Nine Elms Point

Nine Elms Point

62-64 Wandsworth Road, Lambeth, LONDON, GREATER LONDON, SW8 2LF

  • Studios, 1, 2 and 3 bedroom homes
  • £642,450 to £1,245,000
Cane Hill Park

Cane Hill Park

Keats Way, Coulsdon, COULSDON, GREATER LONDON, CR5 3FL

  • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • £564,995 to £809,995
New Mill Quarter

New Mill Quarter

Hackbridge Road, Wallington, WALLINGTON, Greater London, SM6 7AX

  • 1 and 2 bedroom homes
  • £299,995 to £367,995
Kidderpore Green

Kidderpore Green

27 Kidderpore Avenue, Hampstead, LONDON, GREATER LONDON, NW3 7AS

  • 2 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £870,000 to £3,750,000
Gilden Park

Gilden Park

Gilden Way, Old Harlow, HARLOW, ESSEX, CM17 0NA

  • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • £374,995 to £615,000
Millbrook Park
Coming soon

Millbrook Park

Bittacy Hill, Mill Hill, LONDON, GREATER LONDON, NW7 1BS

  • Coming soon
Hendon Waterside

Hendon Waterside

Meadowlark House Moorhen Drive, Hendon, LONDON, GREATER LONDON, NW9 7QA

  • 1, 2 and 3 bedroom homes
  • £384,000 to £599,999
Ridgeway Views

Ridgeway Views

The Ridgeway, Mill Hill, LONDON, GREATER LONDON, NW7 1AA

  • 2 and 3 bedroom homes
  • £599,995 to £694,950
Trinity Square

Trinity Square

Coxwell Boulevard, Colindale, LONDON, GREATER LONDON, NW9 4AB

  • 1 and 2 bedroom homes
  • £360,000 to £490,000
High Street Quarter
Coming soon

High Street Quarter

Alexandra Road, Hounslow, HOUNSLOW, Middlesex, TW3 1LX

  • Coming soon
Harrow Square

Harrow Square

Hygeia Building, 66-68 College Road, Harrow, HARROW, Middlesex, HA1 1BE

  • 1, 2 and 3 bedroom homes
  • £359,000 to £734,000
Eastman Village
Coming soon

Eastman Village

Headstone Drive, Harrow, HARROW, Middlesex, HA1 4TY

  • Coming soon