Persimmon Homes - Elka's Rise, DE7
Find your perfect new home in Ilkeston
Elka's Rise in Ilkeston, Derbyshire is an exciting new development, offering a range of stunning two, three, four and five bedroom homes. Situated between the cities of Derby and Nottingham, Ilkeston is a sought-after location with good local amenities and attractions.
- Choice of 2,3,4 and 5 bedroom homes
- Close to the cities of Derby and Nottingham
- Great selection of local amenities
- Brand new £10m train station
- Good transport links
Standing proudly on a hill, Ilkeston is a large town situated in the Erewash Valley. Its buildings reflect the industrial history of the town, with its 19th century baroque red brick town hall and the impressive St Marys church. However, despite the industrial heritage, the town is home to pretty parks, trees and flowerbeds and boasts attractive countryside surroundings.
Everything you need for day-to-day living is close to hand as Tesco Extra and Morrisons supermarkets are within 1 mile of Elka's Rise, as is Ilkeston town centre. The local area benefits from a selection of popular stores, plus two retail parks and plenty of places to eat, including Wetherspoons, local cafes, Nandos and Frankie and Benny's.Lots to do out and about
Elka's Rise is situated close to the nature reserves of Trowell Marsh, Manor Floods and Straw's Bridge, ideal for spotting wildlife and enjoying the great outdoors. Shipley Country Park is only 5 miles from the development, with access to the Nutbrook trail, a 10-mile traffic-free route between Shipley Country Park, Long Eaton and Heanor.
Families with children can absorb the town's local history at Erewash museum, a small but enjoyable attraction with fun activities for young visitors. Or take in the latest movies at Scala Cinema, one of the country's oldest cinemas with comfortable seats and well-priced tickets.Sport for all
Sporting activities can be found at the Rutland Sports Park and Victoria Park Leisure Centre. The latter offers a main swimming pool with a designated area for diving, a splash pool for family fun and a sensory pool with an exciting mix of water, lights and music. Derbyshire golf clubs, including the renowned Pewitt public golf club are within easy reach.
The area is well-served educationally with infant, primary and secondary schools. And this, along with its new train station and good transport links and great selection of local amenities means Elka's Rise could be the ideal location for your new home.Arrange an appointment now to find out more information about this popular development.
The area is well-served educationally with infant, primary and secondary schools.
Located midway between Derby and Nottingham, Ilkeston has good transport links which include the new and much-anticipated £10m train station. Operated by East Midlands Trains – who also manage the station – and Northern Rail; direct hourly trains run north to Chesterfield, Sheffield and Leeds and south to Nottingham. Some trains will also link to Liverpool and Norwich.
Living at Elka's Rise also means you'll have easy access to the M1 motorway and the A52. And for journey's further afield, East Midlands Airport is less than 11 miles away.
Approximate travel distance by car to:
Ilkeston train station: 1.8 miles
Derby: 8.9 miles
Nottingham: 7 miles
East Midlands Airport: 10.9 miles
There's a choice of medical and dental services near Elka's Rise, including Ilkeston Community Hospital, Kirk Hallam Dental Practice and Eden Surgery.
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