Bowlands Place
Sawtry PE28 5UJ

Join us on Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th September at our 105% Home Exchange Event and we could give you 5% more than the market value. Book your private appointment

Selected homes at this development are available to purchase on a part-buy-part-rent basis using Home Reach. Please contact the sales executive for further information

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Join us on Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th September at our 105% Home Exchange Event at Bowlands Place







Bowlands Place is a perfectly-placed development of beautiful 4 and 5 bedroom houses for sale in Sawtry, ideally located for commuters and families. Sawtry is a cosy village nestled into the Cambridgeshire countryside that also benefits from great amenities.

Why buy at Bowlands Place

Call us to find out more about making one of our new houses for sale in Sawtry your new dream home.

For those with children, Ofsted-rated schools for all ages are all a short distance away. And if you need to commute, choosing a new home in Sawtry is a great choice, as the A1(M) / A1, A14 and M11 are all within easy reach for simple journeys to locations including Peterborough, Kettering and Cambridge.

The village of Sawtry offers a choice of useful amenities such as a general store, post office, newsagent and a popular pub. For a greater selection of shops and amenities, Huntingdon just 10 miles away, and Peterborough just 11 miles away both offer more shops, restaurants, cinemas and sports facilities.

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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Sawtry: Perfect for families and commuters

Situated approximately 11 miles south of Peterborough, the attractive village of Sawtry is close to the A1(M), making it an ideal location for commuters and those who want to visit the great number of surrounding towns and villages in Cambridgeshire. There is a good choice of everyday amenities just a short walk from home, including a general store, post office, newsagent and a popular pub, as well as Ofsted rated schools for all ages. And with the A14 providing links to the M11, further parts of the south can be easily reached and explored. With all this and more easily available to you, this new collection of property for sale in Sawtry offers something to suit all types of families.

What’s close to Sawtry?

If you purchase one of our new homes in Sawtry, you’ll be able to experience the beautiful woodland that is Aversley Wood Nature Reserve. Situated on a high ridge just over a mile from home, the wood is a Site of Special Scientific Interest (a protected conservation area), and is a great place to explore the huge amount of different wildlife, trees and flowers. With so much to discover, it’s an ideal place to spend some relaxing time with all the family. And with several walking trails, it’s also somewhere to enjoy the open air while getting some gentle exercise.

Approximately 20 minutes from Sawtry is the popular and cosmopolitan city of Peterborough. It’s a place with a rich heritage that dates back almost 900 years, meaning that there is much to discover about what Peterborough once was compared to what it is today. It is also an environmentally-focused city, and you’ll find an abundance of countryside walks, lakes and nature reserves to enjoy. If you want to experience all that the city centre has to offer, the Queensgate Shopping Centre has more than 90 shops and 15 eateries, so it’s ideal to shop for essentials or just things that you want. Outside of the shopping centre, you can take your pick for somewhere to eat and drink, as there are plenty of cafes, bars, pubs and restaurants to choose from. With so much to discover about Peterborough, it’s a great place to spend a day with family or friends.

Around 22 miles away from property for sale in Sawtry is the village of Stanwick, and the popular visitor attraction of Stanwick Lakes. This unique nature reserve covers approximately 750 acres of countryside in the heart of Northamptonshire, and is where you’ll find extensive open spaces and pathways that allow for tranquil walks and much for nature lovers to discover. With so much land to explore, it promises to be a great day out for all the family.

For another city experience, Cambridge offers visitors a whole host of things to see and do. Located just 26 miles away, this world-famous city is packed full of history, whether it’s the numerous University buildings you want to see, or the many museums you want to explore. There are a good choice of high street and independent shops to browse, and a wide range of places to eat and drink, from restaurants to coffee shops to pubs. Outdoor space can be easily found too, with plenty of gardens and parks to relax in. And if you want something a little more energising and fun, you can always try your hand at punting on the river.

Local Schools & Education

Even though Sawtry is a small village, it benefits from having Ofsted-rated schools for all ages close to the new houses for sale in Sawtry. For very young children, The Woodland Rose Day Nursery with forestry learning (not yet rated by Ofsted) caters for babies and children aged 3 months to 5 years, and is a mile away by car. The school has an ‘outdoor education delivery model’ that allows children to experience learning in a woodland setting.

Closer to home, Sawtry Infant School (rated ‘Good’) and Sawtry Junior Academy are both less than 10 minutes from home on foot. Older students are just half a mile walk from the ‘Good’ Sawtry Village Academy.

Other schools can be found in nearby villages, including Holme (around 4 miles away) and Alconbury (approx. 6 miles).

Transport & Travel

Sawtry is located just 11 minutes’ drive from the A1(M), allowing for simple commutes to the surrounding areas of Huntingdon (6 miles), Peterborough (14 miles) and Stamford (19 miles). For longer journeys, the A1(M) / A1 provides routes to destinations including Hatfield and central London in the south, and Newark-on-Trent, Pontefract and the outskirts of Edinburgh in the north. The A14 is just a few miles away (for Cambridge and Kettering), as well as connecting to the M11, meaning Essex and central London can be reached quickly.

For train travel, Huntingdon station is around 10 miles from Bowlands Place, and provides regular services to Peterborough (16 minutes) and Horsham (2 hours 27 minutes). For journeys into London, Peterborough station provides direct services to Kings Cross in just 50 minutes.

If you want to get away by plane, London Stansted Airport is 52 miles from home.

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With Home Reach, you buy a share of your chosen home and pay a low monthly rent on the part you don’t buy. Prices advertised represent a 50% share of the home, however shares of up to 75% of the home are available.


Price just reduced by £20,000^* from £499,995 to £479,995 from Tuesday 8th September 2020 on Home 47, The Wells

^Stamp Duty holiday as per the Government backed scheme until 31st March 2021

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.

Home 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 Home Exchange of your current home and we are under no obligation to give reasons why. Home 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.

Home Reach is a new build ownership solution brought to you by heylo housing group. The Home Reach part-buy-part-rent scheme cannot be used in conjunction with any other Linden Homes purchase scheme, offer or promotion. Subject to affordability criteria as prescribed by the Homes and Communities Agency. Subject to individual mortgage lender qualification and affordability criteria. Shares of up to 75% of the home are available. Prices advertised can represent up to a 75% share of the home. More information on eligibility and affordability of using Home Reach to purchase your home can be found at


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