Countryside - St Michaels Hurst, CM23
OVERVIEW OF ST. MICHAEL'S HURST
Countryside are developing an exceptional range of 2,3,4 & 5 bedroom traditional homes nestled on the edge of beautiful Hertfordshire countryside and on the outskirts of the Historic Market Town of Bishop's Stortford.
Adjacent the new 16 acre Bat Willow Hurst Country Park, St Michael's Hurst offers: Quality traditional homes; integrated appliances and flooring throughout; excellent transport connections, ideally located next to the A120 bypass, just west of the M11 motorway and 5.7 miles from Stansted Airport.
Planning permission has been granted for a new primary school next to the development.
Bishop’s Stortford is a historic market town located in East Hertfordshire and close to the border with Essex. The town is situated within the commuter belt some 25 miles to the northeast of central London.
This exclusive new development is located only a short drive away from Bishop’s Stortford station where there are frequent trains into London Liverpool Street within 39 minutes or Stansted Mountfitchet Station with trains departing to Cambridge within 33 minutes*.
Jackson Square Shopping Centre is located in the centre of Bishop’s Stortford and is home to over 45 stores with a range of major retail brands including Next, Argos and New Look and is anchored by a Sainsbury's supermarket. The Centre comprises a total of over 200,000 sq ft of retail space having been extended by 100,000 sq ft in 2007. The centre is complemented in the town by national chains such as M&S, Crew Clothing, White Stuff and Phase 8, a number of independent stores, restaurants and tea rooms plus a market on Thursdays and Saturdays.
Bishop’s Stortford is well served by around thirteen primary and five secondary schools. The range of primary schools includes All Saints CofE Primary Schools which is located on Parsonage Lane. Founded in the 1850’s, the school now provides education to over 200 pupils and was rated by Ofsted as ‘Good’ in their last assessment. Included within the collection of Secondary schools in the area is St. Mary's Catholic School, which is located in Windhill. This popular school educates some 942 students and has been awarded an ‘Outstanding’ rating by Ofsted. In addition, Hockerill Anglo-European College, formally Hockerill Boarding School, is an international boarding school with Academy status, educating some 800 students.
Bishop’s Stortford is perfect for those looking to commute. Junction 8 of the M11 motorway is within a short drive and Stansted Airport is located some 5 miles to the east of the town centre. Bishop’s Stortford station is located just 2.7 miles away and provides fast and frequent trains into London Liverpool Street in approximately 39 minutes*. There are many bus routes through the town as well as the ‘Shortbus, ’ a community bus service that covers Thorley, Havers, Parsonage, the Herts and Essex Hospital and the town centre. *Times provided by