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Launching autumn 2020
A development of new homes in Witham, around a mile from the town centre and its many amenities, which include a variety of shops, a leisure centre with swimming pool and a sports ground. This collection of 2 and 3-bedroom houses will appeal to a wide audience, including first-time buyers, families and professionals commuting to Colchester, Chelmsford and London.
2 and 3-bedroom houses
Garage, or parking to all homes
Around 25 minutes’ walk to Witham town centre
Well-regarded schools locally
Witham train station 15 minutes’ walk away
Coronavirus notice: From 18th May some of our Sales Centres and Showhomes are open by appointment only, with additional safety measures in place. Please contact us for any enquiries and to book your appointment.
Rickstones Road, Witham, CM8 2PF
Monday 09:00 – 17:00
Tuesday 09:00 – 17:00
Wednesday 09:00 – 17:00
Thursday 09:00 – 17:00
Friday 09:00 – 17:00
Bluebells is located on Rickstones Road, around a mile from Witham town centre, 11 miles from Chelmsford, 14 miles from Colchester and 52 miles from central London.
Several supermarkets are situated within five minutes’ drive of the development, and a selection of high-street and independent retailers can be found in the centre of Witham. A market is held every Saturday in Lockram Lane Car Park, around a mile from Bluebells and a street market takes place several times a year in Newlands Shopping Centre. Slightly further afield, Braintree Village outlet centre offers a variety of well-known stores and restaurants.
There are a number of well-regarded schools locally. For younger children these include Powers Hall Infant School, Templars Academy and Elm Hall Primary School. New Rickstones Academy and Maltings Academy cater for pupils aged 11 – 18 years and both are within walking distance of Bluebells. The University of Essex, which has a campus in Colchester and Anglia Ruskin University, which has a campus in Chelmsford, both offer a range of undergraduate, postgraduate and professional courses.
The town is home to football, rugby, cricket and hockey clubs, which all have junior and senior teams. Witham Sports Ground has several football pitches, while the neighbouring leisure centre has a swimming pool, gym, fitness studios and sports courts.
For youngsters, play areas include those at Rickstones Recreation Ground and Shaw Road, both within walking distance of the development. The Town Park on Maldon Road also has a playground, as well as being the venue for the annual carnival in July.
There are two golf courses within three miles of the development – Rivenhall Oaks (which also incorporates a crazy golf course) is just a short walk from Bluebells, while Benton Hall Golf and Country Club can be reached in around five minutes by car.
Local walking routes include the River Walk, which stretches for four miles, passing alongside the River Brain, the town duck pond and Whetmead Nature Reserve by the River Blackwater.
Culture fans will find a full programme of live music, family entertainment, drama and dance at Witham Public Hall, one mile from the development, while the latest blockbuster movies are screened at Cineworld Braintree, 10 minutes’ drive away.
Frequent train services run from Witham railway station to Colchester, Chelmsford and London Liverpool Street (journey time of around 45 minutes). Major roads easily accessible from the development include the A12 and the A120. The M25 for access to all areas of London, lies 25 miles away and the M11 for east London, Saffron Walden and Cambridge is 23 miles away. Regular bus services link Witham with surrounding towns and villages. Stansted Airport is 22 miles from Bluebells via the A120.
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