Strawberry Fields is a beautiful development nestled into an idyllic countryside locale just 35 minutes from Colchester. This collection of 5 bedroom houses for sale in Great Yeldham combines village charm with modern convenience.
To find out more about making one of our new houses for sale in Great Yeldham your new dream home, contact our Sales Executives today to arrange your viewing.
Strawberry Fields is conveniently located close to a handful of useful amenities, including a Post Office and a range of shops, plus a ‘Good’ Ofsted rated primary school just a few minutes away. With good road and rail links just a short distance from home, our homes in Strawberry Fields also cater brilliantly for those that commute – making Great Yeldham an ideal choice for every lifestyle.
To find out more about our collection of houses for sale in Great Yeldham, contact one of our expert Sales Executives today on 01787 844338.
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Offering all the beauty and charm of a countryside village setting and all the convenience of good local amenities and commuter links, Great Yeldham is a desirable Essex location. In Great Yeldham itself, you’ll find a range of shops and services, including a Post Office, selection of stores, cash point and veterinary surgery. For enjoying a drink or meal out, there’s The Three Bottles pub which has a lovely beer garden and holds regular functions and events. You could also head to The Waggon & Horses where you’ll find a delicious menu and great Sunday roasts. If you fancy a takeaway, Sungongha serves Indian food to take out. Great Yeldham also has its own local primary school, rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted and within easy distance of the development. For those that have to commute, you’ll find Colchester just a 45 minute journey from home, while Cambridge is less than an hour away.
Just 21 miles from our properties for sale in Great Yeldham, you’ll find Bury St Edmunds. Bury St Edmunds offers award-winning restaurants, fantastic shopping, plus annual festivals and beautiful parks. Delve into the history of the area and explore the St Edmundsbury Cathedral and the ruins of the 11th Century Abbey of St Edmund, set in the stunning Abbey Gardens. Retail therapy abounds, with 200 stores lining the picturesque medieval streets and Georgian squares. You’ll find all the High Street favourites alongside independent retailers and one-off boutiques. There’s also the Arc Shopping Centre, home to the futuristic curved Debenhams flagship store, plus a range of cafés and places to eat and drink.
Also 21 miles away is Colchester, a thriving modern town with a rich history. Enjoy attractions such as Colchester Zoo and Colchester Castle. Shoppers will not be disappointed, with Colchester town centre hosting specialist independent shops in the historic lanes, as well as all the High Street favourites in the contemporary shopping arcades, including Fenwick department store which boasts brands such as MAC, Michael Kors, Hugo Boss and Ralph Lauren. Colchester Market is held on Fridays and Saturdays on the High Street and you will find a large range of places to eat and drink, from tea rooms to pubs and restaurants and everything in between.
Not much further at 29 miles away, Cambridge offers a great day out. Explore the quaint passages set around the historic market place and colleges, where you’ll find a blend of independent shops and High Street brands. For a touch of culture, admire the beautiful architecture and majestic college buildings, as well as the numerous museums and art galleries. When it comes to relaxing and reviving, Cambridge is home to a range of beautiful pubs, restaurants and cafés and for evening entertainment, you could catch a show at the Arts Theatre or enjoy live music or comedy at the Corn Exchange.
There are plenty of educational options for families with children in this area. The closest option is St Andrew’s Church of England Primary School in Halsted (0.4 miles away) for 4 to 11 year olds, and this is Ofsted-rated Good. Just over a mile away is St Margaret’s Church of England Primary School in Toppesfield, also Ofsted-rated Good. A third primary school option also under 3 miles away is Ofsted-rated Good St Peter’s Church of England Primary School.
For the older children in the family, there are a few secondary options within easy reach. Hedingham Secondary School in Halsted is just 2.3 miles away and offers education for 11 to 18 year olds. Stoke College is an independent option, situated around 4 miles away offering day boarding and education for both primary and secondary students, plus a sixth form college. There are a number of schools in the area that offer support for special educational needs including Teaseldown School in Halsted that was established in 2009 to help young people aged 11 – 17 to overcome barriers they have faced whilst learning within the mainstream education system. At around 8 miles away is Ormiston Sudbury Academy, offering education for 11 to 19 year olds with a Good Ofsted-rating.
For higher educational needs in this area, Colchester Institute around 25 miles away offers a range of higher educational opportunities including degrees and apprenticeships, and is regionally recognised as a centre for arts, catering and performing arts. The University of Essex Colchester Campus at around 27 miles away is another options with a wide degree level curriculum.
Great Yeldham is well connected for travel by both road and rail. With easy access to the M11 and the M25 journeys to Colchester (45 minutes), Chelmsford (50 minutes), Ipswich and Cambridge (less than an hour) are simple. Trains will take you to London Liverpool Street station in around an hour.
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^* Get an upgraded kitchen with solid worktops and a kitchen appliances package when you reserve Home 28, The Fletcher at Strawberry Fields by 26th October 2021. Not to be used in conjunction with any other offers. Full details are available upon request. We reserve the right to withdraw the incentive at any time without prior notice.
^Stamp Duty paid offer on selected homes only and only valid until 14th September 2021. Terms and conditions apply. Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer or with any other cash incentive. Enhance Voucher maximum value £15,000, subject to build stage, or paid as a cash lump sum allowance upon legal completion as the equivalent of Stamp Duty Land Tax charges. Not applicable to second home owners or investor purchasers. Subject to lender's terms and conditions in that it must not exceed 5% of the value of the loan. First-time buyers are exempt from Stamp Duty Tax if the property is less than £300,000.
††105% Home Exchange scheme is subject to independent valuations, survey and contract on your existing property and is subject to criteria, which include the property you are selling is worth no more than 70% of the value of the new Linden Home you wish to purchase. Home Exchange market value figures are based on reports from 3 independent local NAEA registered agents for a selling period of 6-8 weeks. Offers are available on selected plots and cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer or purchase assistance scheme. Reservations must be made by 31st August 2021. Terms and conditions apply. YOUR HOME MAY BE REPOSSESSED IF YOU DO NOT KEEP UP REPAYMENTS ON A MORTGAGE OR ANY OTHER DEBT SECURED ON IT.
¥Estimated monthly mortgage cost is an illustrative figure only. It is based on a national mortgage rate of 3.59% over a 2 year repayment mortgage with a 20% deposit. The notional rate was calculated being an average rate of a sample of mainstream mortgage lenders rates for repayment mortgage products available on 19 July 2021. Actual rates are subject to change and your mortgage rate, mortgage terms and type and/or the amount of your deposit may be different. This will be capped at £1000 per month for a period of 6 months. We will provide an allowance on completion and disclose this incentive to your appointed lender. It is still your responsibility to meet your mortgage obligations and payments. A mortgage will also be subject to your status and eligibility. Please speak to an Independent Financial Advisor or a mortgage provider for precise details about mortgage rates, costs and eligibility. Additional costs such as buildings insurance, council tax, service charges, estate charges, ground rent and mortgage fees are not included in the estimated monthly mortgage cost. Offer on certain selected new build homes and selected Linden Homes developments only and limited to reservations made by 31 October 2021 and legal completion must take place no later than 30 June 2022, subject to build programme. Please contact one of our sales consultants for details of which homes are included as part of this offer and for further details. Purchaser’s taking advantage of this offer must claim at the time of reserving a property from us and it must be recorded on the Reservation Form. Not in conjunction with any other offer, purchase scheme or discount and conditional on paying full asking price unless otherwise stated. The offer is conditional upon the purchase proceeding to legal completion.
†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.
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