Whether you’re looking for a tranquil village environment with excellent commuting networks, or the buzz of city life, our new homes in Northamptonshire are perfectly located, energy efficient and beautifully finished.
Often called the county of ‘squires and spires’, Northamptonshire boasts some of the most beautiful natural heritage and stately homes in England.
The market towns of Northamptonshire offer excellent leisure pursuits including shopping facilities, cafes and restaurants, museums and theatres. For those seeking a faster pace of life, the county’s larger towns such as Kettering, Northampton and Corby are home to a vibrant nightlife, with bars, cinemas, and a range of evening entertainment.
Sports fans will certainly never fall short of things to do in Northamptonshire. The county is host to the international motor racing venue, Silverstone, the Northamptonshire Saints rugby team, and county cricket. There are also a number of excellent water sports centres and outdoor sporting facilities to try out, including climbing walls, high ropes courses and kayaking.
Growing families will be impressed by the plethora of great schooling facilities close to these new homes for sale in Northamptonshire. The county is renowned for its performing arts facilities and is home to over 40 secondary schools. Older students are also well catered for with 7 colleges and the University of Northampton’s three main campuses within the area.
Getting in and around this beautiful county couldn’t be simpler. Northamptonshire is easily accessible by car from both the north and south of the country. The M1 runs straight through the county providing northbound access to Leeds and southbound links to London. Milton Keynes and Coventry can both be reached in less than 40 minutes from Northampton by car. Slightly further afield, Leicester and Luton are less than an hour away via the A6 and Cambridge can be accessed via the A14 (90 minutes).
Northamptonshire also benefits from regular rail services to all over the country. If you need to commute to the City either for work or leisure, West Midlands Trains provide services to London Euston in less than an hour. Milton Keynes Central Station is just 20 minutes’ journey and Birmingham New Street can be reached in just over an hour on the train.
Due to its central location, air travellers will find several national airports easily accessible to them. Birmingham Airport is just an hour’s drive via the A45 and provides flights to many global destinations including the US, Asia, Australia and Africa. Closer still is Coventry Airport which is just 40 minutes’ drive from Northampton. The M1 also provides routes to several leading London airports; London Luton (1 hour), London Heathrow (1 hour 30 minutes), and London Stansted (1 hour 45 minutes).