New homes in Chasewater

 

Live the Life

If you’re looking for a home surrounded by natural beauty yet within easy reach of local amenities, a new house in Chasewater could be perfect for you and your family. Located opposite Chasewater Country Park and close to the beautiful Cannock Chase Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, there’s something for the whole family to enjoy in this vibrant part of the country.

Things to see and do

The biggest attraction in the local area is Chasewater Country Park, where you can go wakeboarding, sailing, waterskiing and paddleboarding at the watersports centre, or simply explore the walking trails and cycling routes with the family. There are also exhibitions at the Chasewater Innovation Centre, along with children’s treasure trails, a play area and crazy golf. Chasewater Railway operates on weekends and bank holidays, and there are a number of cafes in the area too.

If you love going out walking, cycling or simply exploring the great outdoors, there are lots of places to discover nearby including Cannock Chase Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and Walsall Arboretum. Horse riding enthusiasts can go to Cannock Chase Trekking Centre, while history buffs will love discovering the National Trust Shugborough Estate. If you enjoy uncovering history, the German Military Cemetery in Cannock is a must-visit.

Lichfield is just a short drive away from Chasewater, where you can see Lichfield Cathedral, visit the Samuel Johnson Birthplace Museum, step back in time at the Erasmus Darwin House, or see a show at the Garrick Theatre.

Beau Desert Golf Club and Cannock Park Golf Club are also close to Chasewater, ideal if you enjoy a leisurely round of golf to relax on an evening or weekend.

Education

If you’re moving to Chasewater with children, it’s good to know that there are a some excellent schools in the local area. ‘Outstanding’ schools, as rated by Ofsted, include St Joseph and St Theresa Catholic Primary School and Watling Street Primary School, while Erasmus Darwin Academy, Brownhills School and Norton Canes High School are all rated ‘good’.

Independent schools within driving distance of Chasewater include Lichfield Cathedral School and Chase Grammar School, while Staffordshire University Academy is located in Cannock.

Getting to Chasewater

Chasewater is 15 minutes away from Lichfield by car, 25 minutes from Walsall, 30 minutes from Wolverhampton and just 30 minutes from Birmingham. The journey to Stafford takes around 30 minutes, while both Tamworth and Sutton Coldfield are just 20 minutes away.

If you’re going abroad, Birmingham Airport is only 25 minutes away from Chasewater travelling by car via the M6 Toll. For journeys to London, the car journey takes two hours 25 minutes while the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston takes one hour 20 minutes.