City Wharf

Foleshill Road, Coventry, WEST MIDLANDS, CV1 4NU
  • 2 bedroom homes
  • From £159,995
  • Help to Buy scheme available

    Help to Buy properties are new builds in England with a value of £600,000 or less. They must be bought as a main home and be fully owned by you.

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10 year warranty

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Our friendly team are here to help you find your ideal home.

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For sales enquiries 08448113377 8am - 9pm Mon-Fri, 8am-8pm Sat-Sun

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Introducing City Wharf

A unique canalside development located adjacent to the Coventry Canal. This fantastic development features a range of 1 & 2 bedroom apartments and 3, 4 and 6 bedroom homes, all located within walking distance of Coventry city centre with its array of shops, parks, restaurants and Coventry University.

With plenty of green open spaces and fantastic rental yields come and visit City Wharf today, where you can view our show home and speak to our experienced Sales Advisers.

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Monday, 12.30pm - 5.30pm and Tuesday to Sunday, 10.00am - 5.30pm

Holiday opening

  • 23/12/2016 OPEN
  • 24/12/2016 CLOSED
  • 25/12/2016 CLOSED
  • 26/12/2016 CLOSED
  • 27/12/2016 CLOSED
More convenient living
  • Bus stops travelling in both directions outside the development
  • Easy links to Birmingham & London from Coventry Rail Station
  • Tesco Extra superstore 1 mile away
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A fantastic location
  • Easy access to M6, M69 and M42 motorways
  • 5 minute drive from Coventry Rail Station
  • 15 walk to Coventry city centre
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City Wharf is a distinctive waterside development that features 1 & 2 bedroom apartments, and 3, 4 and 6 bed homes. Close to Coventry city centre with shops and eateries on your doorstop it’s the perfect place for those who want a unique urban lifestyle.

Help to Buy calculator

YOUR HOME MAY BE REPOSSESSED IF YOU DO NOT KEEP UP REPAYMENTS ON YOUR MORTGAGE. This calculator is provided for guidance only; Barratt Homes does not offer mortgage advice. Subject to full affordability checks, you may qualify for a higher equity loan amount from the government. You should take advice from a suitably qualified adviser before agreeing to a mortgage.

Quality you can trust

When you buy a Barratt home you can be confident you're dealing with one of the nation's most trusted home builders.

5 star builder rating

5 star builder rating

We're the only national home builder to win this prestigious award every year since 2009. Awarded to Barratt Developments Plc Group brands


10 Year Warranty

10 Year Warranty

Peace of mind. All our homes come with a reassuring 10 year NHBC Buildmark Warranty.


The Sunday Times Homebuilder of the Year

The Sunday Times Homebuilder of the Year

We are proud to have been awarded Homebuilder of the Year at The Sunday Times Home Awards. This accolade is awarded to the homebuilder or developer with the most impressive portfolio that demonstrates:

  • Sustainable regeneration
  • The establishment of new communities 
  • Strong architectural design and landscaping
  • Innovative construction methods
  • Environmental initiatives

This is an honour that recognises the thousands of high quality homes we build every year across the country. It is no wonder that over 90% of our customers recommend us.*

*The 90% percentage is based on the number of valid responses received. The HBF Star Rating Scheme is open to HBF members who typically build more than 300 homes per year. It is a voluntary scheme so only those builders who opt to participate will be star rated.

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Show homes

Why not come and visit us at City Wharf to see the high quality finish of a Barratt home for yourself? Below are the show homes we have open for viewings.

If you really like what you see, our show homes are often available to buy. Call our friendly Sales Advisers on 08448 113 377 to find out more.

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PAILTON

  • 2 bed
Available to view

This home is available for visits, but is not currently for sale. Book your viewing today

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QUARTZ 3

  • 3 bed
Available to view

This home is available for visits, but is not currently for sale. Book your viewing today

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BOAT HOUSE

  • 2 bed
Available to view

This home is available for visits, but is not currently for sale. Book your viewing today

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Essentials on your doorstep

City Wharf development is perfectly situated close to the following;

  • George Eliot Medical Centre (0.2 miles)
  • Coventry City Centre (0.6 miles)
  • Sainsburys (0.6 miles)
  • Pizza Express (0.6 miles)
  • Bhandal Dental Surgery (0.7 miles)
  • Nandos (0.7 miles)
  • The Lower Precinct Shopping Centre (0.8 miles)
  • Coventry City University (1 mile)
  • Coventry City Football Club (1.5 miles)
  • University Hospital Coventry & Warwickshire (3.8 miles)

Efficient, modern design

We are committed to making our homes the most energy efficient they can be. High levels of insulation, double glazing, energy efficient central heating and modern construction methods all combine to save you hundreds of pounds in bills when compared to an older house.

Find out how Barratt Homes are delivering a sustainable future for housing.

The build so far

City Wharf is an extremely fast selling development with distinctive designed homes and apartments. The build is progressing successfully to release fantastic new family homes at a leisurely pace. City Wharf has 3 amazing Show Homes, The Boat House, The Pailton and The Quartz which are all available to view, so come down to our Sales Centre and see what could be yours!

Meet the team

Simon

Christine

Matt

Simon and Christine are our Sales Advisers here at City Wharf. They have vast experience of the home building industry between them and are more than happy to answer any questions you may have to help get you moving faster to your new Barratt home.

Our Site Manager Matt has plenty of experience within the house building industry. His experience and knowledge of homes is invaluable and will be delighted to show residents around the various build stages of your new home.

A fantastic location

City Wharf is situated just outside of Coventry city centre with public transport running to and from Coventry every 10 minutes making your commute easy and stress-free. You’re spoilt for choice when visiting West Orchards shopping centre with a fantastic variety of bars and restaurants to choose from as well as an IKEA next door. Out of town under 3 miles away is Arena Retail Park, home to a Tesco Extra, the Ricoh Arena and a host of other shops to suit your needs.

Location Distance Time by car
Coventry city centre 0.5 miles 10 minute (walk)
Birmingham 23 miles 30 minutes
Leicester 26 miles 36 minutes
Northampton 32 miles 45 minutes
Loughborough 38 miles 45 minutes
Derby 54 miles 58 minutes
Nottingham 54 miles 1 hour 4 minutes
School Name Information

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English

Percentage achieving English Level 4 at Key Stage 2.

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Maths

Percentage achieving Maths Level 4 at Key Stage 2.

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Science

Percentage achieving Science Level 4 at Key Stage 2.

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Agg

Aggregate score of English, Maths & Science results.

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KS2VA

Pupil progress against national average (100). 100+ is above national average; under 100 is below national average.

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Local Average N/A 74.1% 75.8% 82.3% 239.8 100.5
Barr's Hill School and Community College

Pupils: 682

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
John Gulson Primary School

Pupils: 592

73.00% 79.00% 74.00% 226 N/A
Sidney Stringer Academy

Pupils: 1300

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Bablake School

Pupils: 876

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Bablake Junior School

Pupils: 192

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
St Mary and St Benedict Catholic Primary School

Pupils: 324

92.00% 82.00% 80.00% 254 101.4
St Osburg's Catholic Primary School

Pupils: 212

78.50% 92.50% 95.00% 266 101.5
Radford Primary School

Pupils: 226

56.00% 64.00% 68.00% 188 99.9
Southfields Primary School

Pupils: 224

62.00% 65.00% 81.00% 208 N/A
Broad Heath Community Primary School

Pupils: 244

83.00% 72.00% 96.00% 251 99.3

Evenings and weekends

Family Fun – Coventry Sky Dome is perfect for a family day out, where you can go ice skating, watch a movie at the Odeon cinema or go for a meal at Belgrade Plaza.

Nightlife - Traditional bars and pubs can be found on Spon Street with popular choices The Old Windmill Inn and Blue Bistro being amongst the many possibilities for you to enjoy.


Heritage - Coventry has a range of attractions with a rich culture such as the Coventry Cathedral, Herbert Art Gallery and the Coventry Transport Museum.


Parks and play grounds – There are several local parks and recreation grounds within a mile away of City Wharf which are perfect for a relaxing weekend with family and friends.

Live the life

City Wharf is a great place to live with its sleek and modern design and fantastic location. There are plenty of things to do to keep you entertained whilst in Coventry.

  • You have an excellent choice of restaurants, pubs and bars that make Coventry a great night out for you, your family and friends.
  • The Ricoh Arena is a popular venue hosting many high profile entertainers and exhibitions as well as variety of other leisure facilities.
  • West Orchards shopping centre has a variety of shops to cater for every need, ranging from high end fashion stores to boutiques.

Investing in a Barratt home

Financial Advice

Our team can introduce you to new build mortgage advisers who will offer expert advice specific to your needs. They’ll help find the best buy-to-let investment mortgages, as well as offering guidance on tax and portfolio planning. Most can also meet you at a time and place that’s convenient for you.

Letting Agents

The right agent can make investing much easier. We have strong relationships with reliable local letting agents who will help you achieve the best rental rates for your property. We can also help negotiate management fees and commission rates so you get the best deal.

Legal Advice

If you need it, we can provide you with a list of fully independent solicitors. Offering fast, effective service at competitive rates, the firms we recommend have handled thousands of transactions for Barratt and are familiar with the entire process – meaning less hassle for you.

Quality

Our homes appeal to potential tenants, not just because they look great, but also because we design them to be energy efficient and low maintenance to live in. Our homes have won some of the industry’s most coveted awards for design and quality, and we’re the only major national housebuilder to be awarded a Five Star Housebuilder Award by the Homebuilders Federation, every year since 2009.

Great locations

Decades of UK building experience means we really understand the market – creating homes people desire, in places they want to live. Our properties offer great local amenities and facilities, and are close to major transport links. People like living in Barratt homes – which makes them great investments.

We could help you buy

Please contact a sales adviser to find out which specific offers are available on this development and how they could help you buy your new home.

  • Help to Buy

    Buy a new home with just a 5% deposit with the government-backed Help to Buy scheme.

  • Part Exchange

    If you're looking for more space for the family now could be an excellent time to buy and with Part Exchange, we could be your guaranteed buyer. No stress or fuss, just an easy move for you and your family.

  • Part Exchange Xtra

    If you're looking for more space for the family now could be an excellent time to buy and with Part Exchange Xtra, we'll organise the sale of your existing home for you. No stress or fuss, just an easy move for you and your family.

A more straightforward move

Reserving your home

  1. Like this development? Browse the different homes we have, find the one you're interested in and register your interest.
  2. Once you get in touch our helpful team will be happy to answer your questions and show you round.
  3. When you visit the development, we'll meet you in our show home before guiding you around the home you're interested in.
  4. If you're keen, you'll be able to reserve your home there and then - and we'll take it straight off the market.
To find out more or visit the development, just give us a call:
0844 556 6166

The buying process

Once you’ve reserved your home, you can set the process in motion. Buying a home follows a set process. Here’s a quick overview, but don’t worry if it seems complicated – our team will be happy to answer any questions you have.

Find a solicitor
Find a solicitor

You’ll need a solicitor that specialises in conveyance to look after all the paperwork. We can put you in touch with one if needs be.

Arrange your mortgage
Arrange your mortgage

There are plenty of options to consider when it comes to a mortgage. Once you’ve done your research (or spoken to a mortgage adviser – again, we can put you in touch if you like), you should seek an agreement in principle.

Get a valuation and survey
Get a valuation and survey

Your mortgage lender will want confirmation the home is worth what you’re paying for it. They’ll organise the valuation for you – this will involve a fee.

Complete legal work
Complete legal work

You solicitor will look after this for you. It’s all about formally transferring ownership from us to you, and checking there are no legal obstacles in the way.

Exchange contracts
Exchange contracts

Once the legal work is complete, your solicitor will exchange contracts with us. This is when you pay your deposit and commit to the deal taking place.

Complete and move in
Complete and move in

On the date of completion, you become the legal owner of your new home. Collect the keys and make yourself comfy!

The buying process in Scotland

Once you’ve reserved your home, you can set the process in motion. Buying a home follows a set process. Here’s a quick overview, but don’t worry if it seems complicated – our team will be happy to answer any questions you have.

Find a solicitor
Find a solicitor

You’ll need a solicitor that specialises in conveyance to look after all the paperwork. We can put you in touch with one if needs be.

Arrange your mortgage
Arrange your mortgage

There are plenty of options to consider when it comes to a mortgage. Once you’ve done your research (or spoken to a mortgage adviser – again, we can put you in touch if you like), you should seek an agreement in principle.

Get a valuation and survey
Get a valuation and survey

Your mortgage lender will want confirmation the home is worth what you’re paying for it. They’ll organise the valuation for you – this will involve a fee.

Complete legal work
Complete legal work

You solicitor will look after this for you. It’s all about formally transferring ownership from us to you, and checking there are no legal obstacles in the way.

Exchange contracts
Exchange contracts

Once the legal work is complete, your solicitor will exchange contracts with us. This is when you pay your deposit and commit to the deal taking place.

Complete and move in
Complete and move in

On the date of completion, you become the legal owner of your new home. Collect the keys and make yourself comfy!

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