Bellway - Henhurst Fields, DE13
Henhurst Fields is a development of 3,4 and 5-bedroom new homes in the popular market town of Burton upon Trent, within close proximity to the lush Staffordshire and Derbyshire countryside.
This attractive development is designed to appeal to a range of audiences, including families and first-time buyers. The development is finished to a high-quality specification with homes benefitting from modern design features, such as open-plan living spaces, en suite bathrooms and integrated kitchen appliances. These new homes benefit from gardens and off-road parking, plus many come with garages. In addition the development includes several open spaces for the enjoyment of residents.
Families are well catered for, with a selection of well-regarded schools nearby, including Shobnall Primary School for younger children and the esteemed John Taylor High School for older children.
These new homes in Burton upon Trent are ideally located, within easy reach of a wide range of local amenities, leisure and retail facilities, with the bustling town centre only a seven-minute drive away.
Set within the National Forest area and the River Trent valley, with its meandering canals, the area benefits from picturesque views and offers a range of outdoor activities, including several popular walking trails. Burton upon Trent also offers parks, local woodlands, nature reserves, Shobnall Brook and a lake to explore.
For commuters, Henhurst Fields benefits from good local road and rail connections, with easy travel across Staffordshire and into neighbouring counties such as Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire and the West Midlands.
The A38, less than a mile away from Henhurst Fields, enables travel to Derby within approximately half an hour and Birmingham (around 50 minutes), as well as providing a connection with the M6. Nottingham is around a 50-minute drive away, via the A50, while Leicester can be accessed within one hour via the M1 and A50.
Burton-on-Trent Railway Station is seven minutes’ drive from Henhurst Fields and offers regular services to major towns and cities including Derby, Leicester, Birmingham and Nottingham.
Burton upon Trent offers picturesque views and is ideally placed for outdoor pursuits, including walking and cycling. Stapenhill Gardens and Branston Water Park, both Green Flag award-winning parks, are within walking distance of Henhurst Fields. Barton Marina is a 15-minute drive from home and offers waterside views of the woodlands and lakes, as well as a range of family-friendly eateries and an independent cinema. The National Forest Adventure Farm is a 20-minute walk from home, boasting a variety of activities including go-karts, crazy golf, a 10-acre maze, a large indoor play area for all ages and a petting zoo. Film fans will find three cinemas within Burton upon Trent, with two independents and a multiplex cinema. The Brewhouse Arts Centre, just a short drive away, provides access to theatre, film, dance & art exhibitions. Shobnall Leisure Complex is less than 1.5 miles away, boasts a sports hall, athletics facilities, astroturf, pitches, skate park, paddling pool, play area, tennis and golf. The area also has two local, 18-hole golf courses, Branston Golf and Country Club & Burton-on-Trent Golf Club. Burton upon Trent has a rich brewing history and strong industrial roots, as well as associations with Mary Queen of Scots. For history enthusiasts there are a range of local attractions nearby including Sinai Park House and Clay Mills Victoria pumping station. There is also the National Brewery Centre and Museum, which is around a 10-minute drive from the development. For access to further leisure, eating, shopping and cultural destinations, Burton upon Trent is conveniently located within commutable distance of several metropolitan hubs, including Derby and Nottingham to the north east, Leicester in the south east and Birmingham to the south west. Slightly further afield is Drayton Manor Theme park, including a variety of rides and attractions, a 15-acre zoo, two bars and three restaurants.
For families, there are a number of well-regarded schools near the development. For younger children, Shobnall Primary School is within walking distance, while Mosley Academy, Grange Infant School, Christ Church Primary School and St. Modwen’s Catholic Primary School are all readily accessible. For older students, the notable John Taylor High School is around 10 minutes drive from Henhurst Feilds, while De Ferrers Academy is also close-by. Burton and South Derbyshire College offers a range of further and higher education courses and is eight minutes’ drive from the development. There are also many higher education options - the Universities of Nottingham, Derby and Leicester and Loughborough University are all within commutable distance.
Shopping opportunities are plentiful with Burton town centre offering a range of high-street and independent stores selling a wealth of goods and services. The town also has several supermarkets. The Octagon, Burton Place and Coopers Square shopping malls are all within a 10-minute drive of Henhurst Fields, as is Middleway Retail and Leisure Park, which offers a gym and multiplex cinema in addition to several brand-name outlets. Burton upon Trent is home to a range of markets offering a selection of fresh, local produce, food and drink as well as fashion, gift and homewares. An outdoor market is held at Market Place three times a week, while the historic Burton Market Hall hosts an indoor market every Monday to Saturday. A farmers’ market also takes place monthly.
Please note that while every effort has been taken to ensure the accuracy of the information provided, particulars regarding local amenities and their proximity should be considered as general guidance only. The identification of schools and other educational establishments are intended to illustrate the relationship to the development only and do not represent a guarantee of eligibility or admission. Journey times are representative of journeys made by car unless stated otherwise and may vary according to travel conditions and time of day.