Bovis Homes - Hampton Lea, SY14
Located close to the Welsh border Hampton Lea offers a range of spacious family homes in a popular village location. The local school is outstanding and well sought-after making it ideal for the youngsters and the local community offers creative classes and family friendly activities. You can get the best of both worlds at Malpas with a rural location but also within commuting distance.How we can help.
If you are a first-time buyer considering your first step onto the property ladder, or if you are looking to make your next move in the market, we can help. !
- help. to Buy - Equity: The Government-backed shared equity scheme where you need just a 5% deposit and a 75% mortgage, with a 20% equity loan from the Government. This is available on selected properties up to £600,000 at Bovis Homes developments in England.
- Home Exchange: Bovis Homes could buy your property from you, allowing you to reserve the home of your choice. We could also help. by purchasing a property further down the chain. Please note, terms and conditions apply.
- Smooth Move: Bovis Homes could deal with the estate agents on your behalf and cover the costs of selling your existing home.
Malpas is a thriving and active community with many clubs and groups for all ages and interests from brownies, badminton and history, to zumba, golf and flower arranging. The ancient St Oswald's Church is in the heart of the village which also has its own library, three pubs, a wine bar, as well as restaurants, takeaways and cafes. Malpas Sports Centre offers gym and fitness facilities and Malpas and District Sports Club offers football, cricket, bowls, tennis, snooker and pool for all ages. If you are a film lover, you can enjoy an evening at Wrexham's Odeon cinema and for a great family day out Cholmondeley Castle Gardens are a must with its nature trail, mere and lakeside walks, arboretum, children's playground and zoo.
The village has two pre-schools and Malpas Alport is the village primary school catering for pupils aged from 4 to 11 years. In 2014 it was rated 'good' by Ofsted. For senior pupils the Bishop Heber High School on Chester Road, was rated 'outstanding' by Ofsted in 2011 and includes sixth form facilities.
Malpas has a bustling village High Street offering many essentials from groceries and bread to electrical goods and pet food. There is also a monthly Farmer's and Craft Market. For town shopping nearby Whitchurch is a Shropshire market town full of independent shops and it's only 16 miles to Chester with its 700-year-old 'Rows' - two tier, timbered, shopping galleries - and the Grosvenor Shopping Centre boasting more than 60 stores. Just 6 miles north from Chester along the M53 Cheshire Oaks is the largest designer outlet in Europe with more than 145 designer brands.
Malpas is just off the A41 which runs north towards Chester, 16 miles and the M54 near Telford in the south. The A41 also provides a link to the A49 to Shrewsbury within 27 miles. The busy Welsh town of Wrexham is only 13 miles via the A41 and A534. Whitchurch station is 6 miles away and provides services to Manchester, Crewe, Shrewsbury, Cardiff, Swansea and Carmarthen. Buses also run from Malpas to Whitchurch and Chester. For air travel Manchester Airport is less than 50 miles.