The Orchards
Thornbury BS35 1RA

Stunning 3, 4 & 5 bedroom homes with extras built in as standard. Book your open house viewing today

The Orchards is a beautiful collection of new 3, 4 & 5 bedroom houses for sale on the north side of Thornbury near Morton. With its old-world charm, fantastic range of local amenities and close proximity to Bristol, Thornbury is a great place to put down roots if you’re looking for small-town living with city life nice and close to home. 

Why buy at The Orchards

  • With plenty of highly regarded schools like ‘Outstanding’ Ofsted rated Thornbury. St Mary’s CofE primary school and Crossways Infant and Junior Schools both achieving ‘Good’ ratings.
  • The nearby A38 provides simple access to Bristol and Gloucester and the town is also midway between Junctions 14 & 15 of the M5. 
  • Just 12 miles from the city of Bristol
  • Buy with just 5% deposit and 75% mortgage with Help to Buy*, or with Part Exchange† and Assisted Move‡, we can help you sell your home.

The Orchards is a beautiful collection of new houses for sale on the north side of Thornbury near Morton. The development has easy access to the retail, leisure and educational facilities of Thornbury and local area.

Moving made easy

Whether you’re looking for your first home or your next, the government-backed Help to Buy* scheme could see you move with just a 5% deposit and 75% mortgage yet you’ll own 100% of your new home – how great is that?

Or do you have a home to sell? No problem! We could buy your current home so that you can buy one of ours with Part Exchange† or we could help sell your current home with Assisted Move‡ - either way you won’t have to instruct estate agents or incur their fees!

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The Orchards: Small town living with great access to Bristol

With its old-world charm, fantastic range of local amenities and close proximity to Bristol, Thornbury is a great place to put down roots if you’re looking for small-town living with city life nice and close to home. Period buildings line the main shopping street and the renowned Tudor castle speaks of a town rich in history and character. The High Street and St Mary’s Shopping Centre is where you’ll find most of the town’s shops, with both national and independent retailers to choose from. There is a bi-weekly Famers’ Market offering fresh and local produce, and each year Thornbury has a mop fair, carnival and its own arts festival.

You can enjoy a range of cuisine at the various restaurants in the town, from Thai to Indian and Italian to Mezze. There’s also a wealth of cafés and pubs to choose from for great food and drink.

What’s close to Thornbury?

The Orchards is just 12 miles from the vibrant and exciting city of Bristol, so you won’t need to travel far for great shopping, entertainment and all the delights the bustling city has to offer. A visit to Cabot Circus will satisfy even the fussiest of shoppers, with all the favourite high street names and designer brands such as Apple, Harvey Nichols, House of Fraser, H&M and much more on hand. A hotbed for artists, the streets of Bristol boast some of the most cutting-edge street art and is the home of Banksy; the elusive graffiti artist now famed across the globe. From restaurants and gastropubs to pre-theatre dining and cocktails, the range of places to eat and drink won’t disappoint. Bristol’s calendar of events is also jammed packed, offering everything from the Bristol Slapstick Festival to famous shows at Bristol Hippodrome and ballet.

If you’re looking for something for the kids that’s a bit nearer, the nearby village of Milbury Heath has Jungle Chums an indoor soft play centre for the younger ones and a leisure centre with a pool and gym. For an exciting day out you could visit Castle Coombe Race Track or The National Diving & Activity Centre in Chepstow. There’s also Chepstow Museum, Chepstow Castle, Dr Jenner’s House Museum and Garden in Berkeley and Caldicot Castle for educational and fun family trips if you’re willing to cross the bridge into Wales.

Local Schools & Education

Families looking for new houses for sale in Thornbury will find a great selection to choose from. With plenty of highly regarded schools like ‘Outstanding’ Ofsted rated Thornbury. St Mary’s CofE primary school and Crossways Infant and Junior Schools both achieving ‘Good’ ratings. For secondary education options, there’s The Castle and Marlwood secondary schools. If you’re looking for independent education options than the highly regarding Sheiling School is just 10 minutes’ drive away, offering some of the best private education in the county. For older members of the family who are interested in higher education, then you’ve got Bristol University and UWE less than 45 minutes away in Bristol. These both offer a range of different courses from classics to accountancy and law.

Transport & Travel

Getting out and about, for work or leisure from our new houses for sale in Thornbury is easy. The nearby A38 provides simple access to Bristol and Gloucester and the town is also midway between Junctions 14 & 15 of the M5. There are frequent bus services in and around Thornbury and from Bristol Parkway train station you can take a direct service straight through to London Paddington in just a few hours.

When it comes to air travel, nearby Bristol airport is less than 45 minutes’ drive away and flies to 73 cities across the world, from Berlin, Rome and Madrid in Europe to long-haul flights to Cancun and Orlando.

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Ways we can help you move

Find your new home with Help to Buy

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The government may loan you up to

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So you may be able to afford a new home up to the value of

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Find your new home with Part Exchange

Stuck in a chain or have a home to sell? We could buy your current home when you buy one of ours.

Find new homes that may be available with Part Exchange at The Orchards.

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Find your new home with Assisted Move

Have a home to sell? We could help sell it for you, so you can buy one of ours!

Find new homes that may be available with Assisted Move at The Orchards.

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Find your new home with Help to Buy

Find homes that may be available within your price range with Help to Buy at The Orchards.

HTB

Your budget

With a deposit of around

The government may loan you up to

With a mortgage of

So you may be able to afford a new home up to the value of

£240,000

Based on the information you've entered, this is calculated on the ability to borrow 4.5 times your household income.

This information doesn't contain all of the details you need to choose a mortgage. By providing this information, we are not making any recommendation or giving any advice. This calculator only gives you an indication of the amount you could borrow, so the figure it shows could be different from the amount you could actually borrow.

^Terms and conditions apply, please speak to sales advisor for details.

YOUR HOME MAY BE REPOSSESSED IF YOU DO NOT KEEP UP REPAYMENTS ON YOUR MORTGAGE OR OTHER DEBT SECURED ON IT. Credit is secured against your home. *Subject to status, Help to Buy Terms & Conditions and available on selected properties in England only. Eligible applicants will be offered an equity loan up to a maximum of 20% of the purchase price (based on the open market value). Applicants are required to fund at least 80% of the purchase price by means of a conventional mortgage, savings/deposit where required. The equity loan is provided by Homes England and held as a second charge. This offer is not available in conjunction with any other promotion. Full details will be provided on request. For more information please click here.

Part Exchange is available on selected homes only. Acceptance is at our sole discretion and not all properties are suitable. We reserve the right to refuse to agree to Part Exchange of your current home and we are under no obligation to give reasons why. Part Exchange may not be available in conjunction with any other offer and is also subject to the terms of your Reservation Agreement with us. As a guide, your current home must not be worth more than 70% of the value of your chosen Linden home. Reservation fees may vary. For full terms and conditions please click here.

Assisted Move is available on selected new Linden homes only. Acceptance is at our sole discretion. We reserve the right to refuse to agree to Assisted Move and we are under no obligation to give reasons why. We will instruct local estate agents to undertake an independent valuation and marketing advice for your current home before we make you a proposal on a marketing price for your home. The realistic sale price may be lower than an initial marketing price and is based on a sale within a specified timescale fixed by us. Reservation fees may vary. For full terms and conditions please click here.

All images are used for illustrative purposes only and are representative only. They may not be the same as the actual home you purchase and the specification may differ. Images may be of a slightly different model of home and may include optional upgrades and extras which involve additional cost. Individual features such as windows, brick, carpets, paint and other material colours may vary and also the specification of fittings may vary. Any furnishings and furniture are not included in any sale. Please check with our sales representatives for details of the exact specifications available at the development(s) for each type of home and the associated prices.