Harwood Homes at Great Oldbury gives buyers the chance to join a popular and growing development in a highly sought-after area. Offering a choice of two, three and four-bedroom homes of remarkable quality, this is an opportunity not to be missed. With attractive architecture and superb build quality, these homes will blend perfectly into the wider development, making it the perfect first step on the property ladder.
The Great Oldbury site will eventually have its own primary school and health centre, as well as shops and sports facilities, but until then, you’ll enjoy excellent local services, including outstanding schools and convenient commuter connections.
If you thought a brand new home was beyond your reach, then think again. Harwood Homes at Great Oldbury is the chance you’ve been waiting for to buy a place of your own that you’ll feel proud to come home to.
Oldends Lane, Stonehouse, Gloucestershire, GL10 3RL
2, 3 & 4 bedroom homes. Prices starting from £256,995
There’s plenty of job opportunities in Stonehouse and nearby Stroud, but if you have to commute, that’s fine too. Great Oldbury makes getting to work so much simpler, with excellent road and rail connections.
Heading to Gloucester? Choose the A38 for a short 9mile drive or jump a train from Stonehouse Station in just 14 minutes.
Heading south? Hit the A38 or the M5 and it’s just 27 miles to Bristol, or you can take the train from Cam and Dursley station in just 40 minutes.
Getting to school
You’ll be impressed with the quality of local schools. Easington County Primary is close by and is rated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted, while Stroud High School and Marling Grammar School for Boys also got the top rating.
To make life even easier, the development will soon have its own primary school, turning the drive to school into a healthy walk, giving you great family time together every morning.
Getting out and about
You can really get away from it all with the Cotswolds Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty right on your doorstep, enjoying it at your own pace, from a family picnic to a bracing hike.
Book a baby-sitter and spend an evening checking out Stroud’s amazing arts scene, with endless music and performances to choose from, or take the kids along to the Vue cinema to see the latest releases.
Fancy something a bit more sporty to get yourselves and the kids fit? Try a range of watersports at Cotswold Water Park, play a round at Minchinhampton or Painswick golf courses, or get active at Stratford Park or Maidenhill leisure centres.
Getting to local services
There is a Spar and a CoOp close by for all those day-to-day bits and bats and the development will soon have its own shops too. Stroud has a choice of supermarkets, including a Tesco, a Sainsbury’s and a Waitrose.
You will soon have your very own GP practice on site, but until then, you can find both doctors and dentists on the High Street in Stonehouse. For GPs, register with High Street Medical Centre (Sat Nav GL10 2NG, call 01453 822047) and for dentists try High Street Dental Surgery (Sat Nav GL10 2NG, call 01453 822205).
It’s easy to find what you need for the whole family in Stonehouse, with a great range of shops along the High Street, and there’s even more choice in nearby Stroud, including the Merrywalks Shopping Centre. Get the freshest local produce every Saturday at the award-winning Stroud Farmers’ market.
And when it comes to treating yourself on payday, you couldn’t be better placed. Stroud has a huge range of quirky independents, including fashion and furnishings to help you show your style, while the shopaholic’s paradise of Bristol is just 40minutes away by train.