New Homes Near Chasewater Reservoir & Country Park

It’s tough to beat Chasewater when it comes to natural beauty, although this charming area still offers brilliant links to a host of West Midlands hotspots. Sandwiched between Cannock and Lichfield in Staffordshire, new homes in Chasewater are less than 15 miles north of Birmingham and half that from Walsall


With Wolverhampton and West Bromwich also nearby, there are lots of natural attractions on your doorstep too. Explore Chasewater Country Park, go walking across the local commons and don’t miss Cannock Chase when you pick out one of our developments closest to Chasewater below. 

Holly Blue Meadows

Holly Blue Meadows

Ruston Road, Burntwood, BURNTWOOD, STAFFORDSHIRE, WS7 3RU

  • 2 and 3 bedroom homes
  • £196,995 to £286,995
Deer's Rise

Deer's Rise

Pye Green Road, Hednesford, CANNOCK, STAFFORDSHIRE, WS12 4LW

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £227,995 to £343,995
Dunstall Park

Dunstall Park

Meadow Road, Bitterscote, TAMWORTH, STAFFORDSHIRE, B78 3HJ

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £255,995 to £415,995
B5 Central

B5 Central

Barrow Walk, Birmingham, B5 7LG

  • 1 and 2 bedroom homes
  • £167,500 to £285,000
Berrington Place
Coming soon

Berrington Place

Sherlock Street, Highgate, B5 7LG

  • Coming soon
Saxon Meadows

Saxon Meadows

Queen Elizabeth Road, Nuneaton, NUNEATON, WARWICKSHIRE, CV10 9BS

  • 1, 2 and 3 bedroom homes
  • £110,000 to £197,500
St James' Gate

St James' Gate

Weddington Road, Weddington, NUNEATON, WARWICKSHIRE, CV10 0ER

  • 4 bedroom homes
  • £297,995 to £409,995
Rose Meadow

Rose Meadow

West Centre Way, Telford, TELFORD, TELFORD AND WREKIN, TF3 5HT

  • 2 and 3 bedroom homes
  • £172,995 to £199,995
Barratt Homes @Mickleover

Barratt Homes @Mickleover

Etwall Road, Mickleover, DERBY, DERBYSHIRE, DE3 0BY

  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £155,000 to £310,995
The Long Shoot

The Long Shoot

Eastboro Way, Nuneaton, NUNEATON, WARWICKSHIRE, CV11 6JD

  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £207,995 to £314,995
Grange View

Grange View

Grange Road, Hugglescote, COALVILLE, LEICESTERSHIRE, LE67 2BQ

  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £174,995 to £342,995
Deram Parke

Deram Parke

Prior Deram Walk, Canley, COVENTRY, WEST MIDLANDS, CV4 8FT

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £299,995 to £332,995
Henbrook Gardens

Henbrook Gardens

Westonhall Road, Stoke Prior, BROMSGROVE, WORCESTERSHIRE, B60 4AL

  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £225,995 to £409,995
Alexander Gate

Alexander Gate

Waterloo Road, Hanley, STOKE-ON-TRENT, CITY OF STOKE-ON-TRENT, ST1 5EH

  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £140,000 to £245,000
New Lubbesthorpe

New Lubbesthorpe

Tay Road, Lubbesthorpe, LEICESTER, LEICESTERSHIRE, LE19 4BF

  • 2 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £195,995 to £433,995

Things to see and do

The biggest attraction in the local area is the reservoir itself where you can go wake-boarding, sailing, water-skiing and paddle-boarding, or simply explore the walking trails  and cycling routes in the Country Park 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 nice 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 Reservoir, 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 by, ideal if you enjoy a leisurely round of golf to relax on an evening or weekend.

Education

If you’re moving to the Chasewater Reservoir area with children, it’s good to know that there are a some excellent schools. ‘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 Reservoir and Country Park

Chasewater Reservoir 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 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.