If you love being near the river, or have a keen interest in rowing and are looking to move home, here’s some ideal new builds that are close to the water…
With Henley Royal Regatta taking place this week, we take a look at homes close to the river where homebuyers can join rowing clubs. It seems to be a British pastime as, according to British Rowing, the governing body for the sport of rowing is the only sport the team have won gold at every Olympic Games held since 1984.
If you want to take up the sport and are looking to move home, here’s some ideal new builds that are close to the water…
De Montfort Place in Bedford (Storey Homes)
De Montfort Place is a short walk from the River Ouse and Bedford Rowing Club, taking part in this week’s regatta. The 152-home development consists of a variety of one-bedroom apartments to spacious five-bedroom houses, all of which are in-keeping with the existing character and history of the neighbourhood.
The attractive market town of Bedford provides a range of retail and leisure opportunities for local residents, including shops, restaurants, cafés and bars, while fans of the outdoors can enjoy 360 acres of lakes, meadows and woodland at the award-winning Priory Country Park, just a 12-minute drive from De Montfort Place. Renowned for having the finest riverside settings, homeowners can also spend quality time along the River Great Ouse and enjoy riverside walks and the adjoining parks.
Prices at De Montfort place currently start from £190,000 for a one-bedroom apartment and £229,950 for a two-bedroom apartment. For more details, please visit storey-homes.co.uk or call 01582 742165 to register your interest.