New homes in Rugeley

Live the life

Located on the edge of the picturesque Cannock Chase in Staffordshire, Rugeley is a market town within commuting distance of Stafford, Lichfield and Birmingham. With lots to see and do in the local area, from nature trails to heritage railway lines, traditional markets and museums, there’s something for the whole family to enjoy close to your new home in Rugeley.

Things to see and do

As a market town, Rugeley still hosts a regular market in the town centre on a Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The town is also home to a number of high street stores and the Brewery Street Arcade, while the Bullring shopping mall in Birmingham is less than an hour away.

For a breath of fresh air, a walk along the access-friendly heritage trail to Cannock is popular with families, while Wolseley Centre is the starting point for a number of different nature trails. Other popular places to visit include Birches Valley Forest Centre, Cannock Chase Visitor Centre and Chasewater Country Park.

If you’re moving to the area with children, they’ll enjoy taking a ride on the Chasewater Railway and saying hello to the animals at Amerton Farm and Craft Centre. Sports fans can try out watersports at nearby Wakelake, join Rugeley Cricket Club or practice their swing at Lakeside Golf Club. 

For evening entertainment, Rugeley Rose Theatre hosts regular performances throughout the year, while the Lichfield Garrick Theatre and Stafford Gatehouse Theatre are only a short train journey away.

Education

For families moving to the local area, there are a number of good schools nearby including St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School, Chase View Community Primary School, The Hartt School and Kingsmead School. Colwich CofE Primary School is rated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted, while independent education is available at St Bede’s School, Abbots Bromley School and Chase Grammar School.

If your children want to study for a degree or take a vocational course, Staffordshire University has a campus in nearby Lichfield, and Harper Adams University is only a short drive away in Shropshire. Birmingham’s many universities, including the University of Birmingham, Aston University and Birmingham City University, are also within commuting distance.

Getting to Rugeley

Rugeley is well-connected to major transport routes, with two local train stations and the M6 only a short drive away. The town is a 15-minute drive from Lichfield via the A51, or less than 10 minutes by train, while Stafford can be reached in 25 minutes by car or 10 minutes on the train. Birmingham is a 45-minute drive from Rugeley, or 55 minutes by train, while the train journey to London Euston takes just one hour 40 minutes.

If you’re going on holiday, Birmingham Airport is only a 40-minute drive away from the town. 

Deer's Rise

Deer's Rise

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

  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £175,995 to £376,995
The Limes

The Limes

Limepit Lane, Cannock, CANNOCK, STAFFORDSHIRE, WS11 4RH

Holly Blue Meadows

Holly Blue Meadows

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

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £239,995 to £340,995
Mercury Place

Mercury Place

Mercury Drive, Wolverhampton, WOLVERHAMPTON, WEST MIDLANDS, WV10 6EG

Dunstall Park

Dunstall Park

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

  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £198,995 to £374,995
Barratt Homes @Mickleover

Barratt Homes @Mickleover

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

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £218,995 to £363,995
Highfields

Highfields

Rykneld Road, Littleover, DERBY, DERBYSHIRE, DE23 4AN

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £216,995 to £368,995
B5 Central

B5 Central

Sherlock Street, Highgate, BIRMINGHAM, WEST MIDLANDS, B5 7DU

  • 2 bedroom homes
  • £237,500 to £245,250
Berrington Place
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Berrington Place

St Lukes Road, Birmingham, BIRMINGHAM, WEST MIDLANDS, B5 7DP

  • Coming soon
Alexander Gate

Alexander Gate

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

  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £142,500 to £207,500
Rose Meadow
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Rose Meadow

Off Churchward Drive, Lawley, TELFORD, TELFORD AND WREKIN, TF3 5EX

  • Coming soon
Grange View
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Grange View

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

  • Coming soon
Saxon Meadows

Saxon Meadows

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

  • 2 and 3 bedroom homes
  • £150,000 to £225,000
St James' Gate

St James' Gate

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

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £244,995 to £389,995
The Long Shoot

The Long Shoot

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

  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £194,995 to £384,995
Lloyd Mews

Lloyd Mews

Dunnocksfold Road, Alsager, STOKE-ON-TRENT, CHESHIRE, ST7 2TJ

  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £162,995 to £288,995
Norton Farm

Norton Farm

Birmingham Road, Bromsgrove, BROMSGROVE, WORCESTERSHIRE, B61 0EP

  • 4 bedroom homes
  • £389,995 to £475,995