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Persimmon - The Gateway, CO4

Prices from £185,000 to £337,500

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Your gateway to a new home in Colchester…

We're pleased to announce our collection of new homes coming soon to the northern reaches of Colchester in Essex. The Gateway has a variety of two, three and four bedroom homes - ideal for families, couples, first time buyers and those looking to invest.

    • Selection of 2,3 & 4 bedroom homes
    • Fantastic transport links
    • Wide range of local amenities
    • Close to Colchester's historic town centre
    • Excellent choice of schools for all ages

    The Gateway is located to the north of the attractive and historic town of Colchester, England's oldest recorded town and the first capital of Roman Britain.

    Living at The Gateway means you'll be part of a thriving, modern town with an array of attractions on your doorstep, including Colchester Zoo, St Botolph's Priory and Colchester Castle with its 11-hectares of beautiful park and gardens. Other popular venues in the town are Firstsite, the town's contemporary visual arts centre, the highly-regarded Mercury Theatre and multi-screen Odeon Cinema. You'll also be spoilt for choice when it comes to fantastic places to wine and dine.

    Colchester's historic town centre is only 3 miles away from The Gateway, benefiting from a wide range of shopping facilities within the high street including award-winning Williams and Griffin's, a Fenwick department store hosting designer brands, Culver Square and Lion Walk. The town also hosts a popular weekly market so there are plenty of options whatever your shopping needs.

    Enjoy the fantastic location...

    Close to East Anglia with its picturesque villages, and just a short drive away from the coast and the Dedham Vale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, The Gateway is in the ideal situation to make the most of your wonderful surroundings. This development is also ideally located for commuters with excellent transport links to Colchester's town centre and is a short distance from the A12, the trunk road for Chelmsford and London. The Gateway is also conveniently located for access to Colchester's train stations for services to London's Liverpool Street.

    There is a good range of popular schools in the area including St Mary's School, Colchester Royal Grammar and Colchester County High. This, together with its fantastic location and a wealth of local amenities, means The Gateway could be the perfect place for your new home.

    Arrange an appointment to find out more information about the launch of this much-anticipated new development.


    Leisure World in Colchester offers year round fun for all the family, with its wide range of sports and leisure activities.


    Tollgate Centre Retail Park in Colchester offers a range of the UK's favourite stores including Boots, Next, Argos and Dreams.


    Colchester is approximately 51 miles northeast of London and is connected to the capital by the A12 road and the Great Eastern Main Line. The town is popular with commuters, and The Gateway is situated just over 18 miles from the passenger ferry port of Harwich and 34 miles away from Stansted Airport.

    Colchester's main train station is less than 4 miles from the development with regular connections to Chelmsford, London Liverpool Street (in as little as 54 minutes), Stratford, Ipswich and Norwich.

    Several major roads are easily accessible including the A12 to Chelmsford and the M25 London. It's a 5-minute drive to the A120 with easy access to Stansted Airport and the M11.

    Approximate travel distance by car to:

    Colchester train station: 2.5 miles

    Colchester Town train station: 3.6 miles

    Sudbury: 14 miles

    Ipswich: 16.2 miles

    Braintree: 20.4 miles

    Stansted Airport: 34 miles

    Chelmsford: 26 miles


    Colchester hospital is located close by.


    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.