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"Apartment Type 1" at Marlborough Road, Accrington BB5

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Property description

This development offers the following schemes:

  • Home Change - We'll help sell your house in 3 easy steps.
  • Help to Buy - Move with just a 5% deposit using government-backed Help to Buy scheme.
  • Part Exchange - If the thought of selling your existing property is putting you off buying a new home then our Part Exchange service could be the solution for you.

Schemes are available on selected plots only, subject to status, terms and conditions apply. Contact the development for latest information.


This plot is on the first floor of the building.

Plot Specifics

Key Features:

  • Open plan kitchen/living room

  • Spacious master bedroom with optional wardrobe

  • En suite to master bedroom

  • Generously-sized bathroom

  • Bedroom 2 of similar size to master bedroom

Style Description

Key Features:

  • Open plan kitchen/living room

  • Spacious master bedroom with optional wardrobe

  • En suite to master bedroom

  • Generously-sized bathroom

  • Bedroom 2 of similar size to master bedroom


Floor Plan
  • Lounge (4.62 x 3.67 m)
  • Kitchen (1.93 x 3.67 m)
  • Bedroom 1 (3.5 x 3.08 m)
  • Bedroom 2 (3.5 x 2.51 m)



We are a national house builder with a local approach to building your new home.

We will provide you with the specification appropriate to the locality of your selected new home and development and we will explain the choice of external materials used, for example your brick colour and roof tiles. You will be able to select certain elements of the fixtures and fittings encompassing the latest designs from leading manufacturers, subject to the stage of build of your chosen home. If you wish to further personalise your new home, an exciting range of options is available to purchase from our Finishing Touches scheme. Our experienced sales team is on hand to guide you through the choices available to you depending again on the stage of build.

Quality Assured

Your new home will be built in accordance with all relevant technical and building regulations, in particular the Government’s Code for Sustainable Homes. In addition all stages of the construction of your new home will be inspected by our experienced construction staff. On completion of your new home we will provide you with a quality assured certificate for you to keep.

10-year NHBC (or equivalent) Warranty

A 10-year warranty is provided with every new Persimmon Homes home. A comprehensive guide explaining the warranty will be supplied to you.

We will ensure warranties provided by the manufacturers of appliances are honoured for the first year of occupation. Our Customer Care Department is on hand to offer you the necessary guidance and assistance.

About The Hambledons

Make yourself at home at The Hambledons

Take your pick of final apartments available starting at just £95,495. Call our sales adviser to arrange a viewing and make the most of our great deals

The Hambledons is a new collection of two bedroom apartments, mews-style house types, semi-detached and detached homes in Accrington. Whether you’re a first-time buyer or looking for more room for a growing family, you’re bound to find a home to suit you perfectly.

  • Choice of 2 bedroom apartments

  • Convenient location just to the north of Accrington town centre

  • Excellent transport links with the M65 motorway easily accessible

  • Close to the stunning Ribble Valley and West Pennine Moors

  • Good choice of primary and secondary schools nearby

  • A wealth of local parks and green spaces to enjoy

  • 2 year Persimmon Homes builders warranty

  • 10 year NHBC warranty

Accrington is a vibrant hill town located at the western edge of the Pennines in Lancashire. Set within a ‘bowl’ and surrounded by hills to heights of 300-400m, it’s nestled between the West Pennine Moors to the north and the Ribble Valley to the south.

The residents of Accrington can enjoy exploring its picturesque surrounding countryside. The serious walkers amongst you will be challenged by the 31-mile circular Hyndburn Clog, which passes through moorland and lowland and offers stunning views of the surrounding rural scenery. If you don’t fancy the whole 31 miles, the walk is broken down into seven more manageable sections. There is also a good selection of leisure facilities, parks and sports grounds nearby – lots to do for all the family.

Shop till you drop in Accrington

Known as East Lancashire’s best shopping district, the town boasts a fantastic selection of independent boutiques, the popular Arndale Shopping Centre and 19th century Victoria Market Hall. Nearby, Oswaldtwistle Mills, housed in five former weaving sheds, has over 80 discount outlets – perfect for those looking for a bargain.

The Hambledons development is conveniently close to the M65, which links to the M6 and M61 and makes it a good location for commuting to Blackburn, Preston and Burnley. Good travel connections together with the great amenities, beautiful surrounding countryside and choice of excellent schooling, means The Hambledons will be popular.

Our sales advisors can talk you through some of the amazing offers available which will help you make your dream of owning a new home a reality.


As well as a wealth of walks and outdoors activities, you’ll
be close to the infamous Accrington Stanley Football Club. Just a short walk
from The Hambletons there’s a vue multi-screen cinema, a 10-pin Superbowl
bowling alley and an abundance of small local outlets such as hairdressers and


There’s a great choice of well-respected schooling for
children of all ages close to the development. Here is just a small selection
of the local schooling.


One of the benefits of living within a mile of the town
centre is the number and type of shopping facilities available. Everything from
cafes and bars to a shopping mall, convenience stores to fashion, technology
and so much more. There’s an Asda superstore, diy store and more just 0.8 miles


The Hambletons has great transport links as Accrington train
station is just a 15-minute walk and has regular links across country from
Blackpool to York.

Airport is only 33 miles
to the southeast of the town and Leeds Bradford Airport 38 miles to the east.

In addition to an hourly bus (No. 9) running directly past
the entrance to the development, the nearest bus route is a 4 minute walk from
the development, where there is a choice of 17 buses running every few minutes
to various destinations including the town centre and Accrington Victoria


The area is well served by local gp surgeries and the
community hospital is just a short walk away.

Opening Hours

Monday 11am - 6pm, Tuesday Closed, Wednesday Closed, Thursday 11am - 6pm, Friday 11am - 6pm, Saturday 11am - 6pm, Sunday 11am - 6pm


Exit the M65 at Junction 7 and take the A6185 exit to
Accrington/Clitheroe. At the roundabout, take the third exit onto Dunkenhalgh Way/A6185.
Then turn left onto Dill Hall Lane/B6231. At the roundabout, take the second exit
onto Queens Road West. Turn left onto Marlborough Road and continue onto The Hambletons.

Alternate route

Exit the M65 at Junction 7 and take the A6185 exit to
Accrington/Clitheroe. At the roundabout, take the first exit onto Dunkenhalgh
Way/A6185. Then turn right onto Blackburn Road/A678. Turn right onto Whalley
Road/A680, then turn left onto Hawksworth
Road. Turn right onto Marlborough
Road and continue onto The Hambletons.


Images depict typical Persimmon Homes house type. All room dimensions are subject to +/- 50mm tolerance. This information is for guidance only and does not form any part of any contract or constitute a warranty. All information correct at time of publication and is subject to change. Please check specification by contacting the development directly.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floor Plan

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Market activity
Average price paid £107,708 Sales 755 Current average value £111,497 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £277 ▲ 0.25%

Property value data/graphs for BB5

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £206,158 £176 3.5 £192,306
Semi-detached £135,531 £142 3.0 £132,666
Terraced £79,375 £105 2.5 £74,087
Flats £82,083 £115 1.8 £69,582

Current asking prices in BB5

Average: £128,265
Avg. current asking prices in BB5
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £54,362
Flats £62,475
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All £57,067

Current asking rents in BB5

Average: £437 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in BB5
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £379 pcm
£410 pcm
£500 pcm
£706 pcm
Flats £376 pcm
£466 pcm
£414 pcm
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All £377 pcm
£417 pcm
£496 pcm
£706 pcm

Fun facts for BB5

Highest value in BB5
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Haslingden Old Road £360,762
Royds Avenue £275,581
Hollins Lane £253,771
Badgers Close £250,853
Whitewell Road £250,539
Highest turnover in BB5
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Coppice Avenue 64.3%
Worsley Street 52.6%
Hill Street 50.0%
Alexandra Street 46.2%
Waltham Close 45.5%

What Zoopla users think of Accrington

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Nearby transport

  • Accrington (0.6 miles)
  • Huncoat (1.1 miles)
  • Church & Oswaldtwistle (1.3 miles)
  • Blackpool International Airport (27.1 miles)
  • Manchester International Airport (28.4 miles)
  • Leeds Bradford International Airport (29.7 miles)
  • Knott End-On-Sea Ferry Landing (28.3 miles)
  • Fleetwood for Knott End Ferry Landing (28.6 miles)
  • Heysham Ferry Terminal (29.2 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Accrington St John with St Augustine Church of England Primary School (0.2 miles)
  • Accrington St Mary Magdalen's Church of England Primary School (0.3 miles)
  • Accrington Peel Park Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • Accrington and Rossendale College (0.9 miles)
  • UTC Lancashire (4.9 miles)
  • St Mary's College (5.0 miles)
  • Accrington Academy (0.3 miles)
  • Accrington St Christopher's Church of England High School (0.5 miles)
  • Heathland Private School (0.9 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£580 Monthly total


Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 9,599
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £345 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Your home or property may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £75,000 Average insurance cost £15/mo (£177/yr)
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Home insurance costs explained

Home Insurance is based on the average price of a building and contents quote for a property in this area in the last 48 months.

Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd


Gas £22 Electricity £29 Estimated energy cost £51/mo

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Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 7100 kWh/year
Electricity: 2200 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority


Estimated tax band B Council tax cost £131 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.


Supply £19 Sewerage £19 Estimated water cost £38 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

Note: If you have 2 separate suppliers for water and sewage, you may receive 2 separate bills.

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