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New Wivenhoe property is selling fast

29th February 2012 Print
Taylor Wimpey Homes

Savvy Essex property-seekers have been flocking to Waterside, Cook’s Shipyard, Taylor Wimpey’s popular development of homes for sale in Wivenhoe.

Time is running out to buy one of the stylish properties available now at Taylor Wimpey’s sought-after Waterside, Cook’s Shipyard development of houses for sale in Wivenhoe.

Eager property-seekers are wasting no time snapping up these high-quality new build homes in Wivenhoe, and now there are just five designs to choose from within this stunning regeneration of the town’s attractive docklands area.

And with great-value prices for these new homes in Wivenhoe starting at only £249,995, it’s easy to see why homebuyers are in a hurry to secure their perfect place by the water’s edge.

Michael O’Leary, Regional Sales and Marketing Director for Taylor Wimpey, says: “We’ve had a rush of interest from discerning buyers who have been quick to take their pick from the beautiful Wivenhoe properties on sale at Waterside, Cook’s Shipyard.

“With just five designs to choose from, it’s a race against time for anyone hoping to join those already enjoying life at this picturesque development.”

The five-bedroom ‘Harrington’ detached house, priced £399,995, is just one of the wonderful homes on sale now at Waterside, Cook’s Shipyard.

This impressive property features a light and airy kitchen opening through French doors to the private rear garden, a spacious lounge, a separate dining room, a family room and a handy guest cloakroom off the entrance hallway. Upstairs, the first-floor landing leads to the en-suite master bedroom with separate dressing area, two further well-proportioned bedrooms and a main bathroom, while on the top floor are two further bedrooms, each with access to an attractive balcony and one with en-suite facilities. Outside, the property benefits from a garage and additional parking.

Alternatively, three-bedroom homes at the development are priced from just £249,995, while four-bedroom houses are available from only £319,995.

All homes at Waterside, Cook’s Shipyard are completed to a high standard specification, including energy efficient central heating, double glazing and a fitted kitchen with integrated oven, hob and hood.

To make choosing one of these high-quality homes even more appealing, Taylor Wimpey offers a range of helpful homebuyer incentives for first-time buyers and those with a property to sell.

Incentives can be tailored to customers’ individual circumstances and are subject to availability with full details available from the Sales Executive.

Waterside, Cook’s Shipyard is part of the visionary regeneration of the former docklands area in Wivenhoe, which will also offer places of work and leisure opportunities set around the water’s edge.

New homes at the development are designed to be in harmony with Wivenhoe’s traditional, maritime architecture, and feature a pleasing blend of pastel weatherboard, soft red brickwork and Trespa panelling.

The picturesque waterfront setting offers the opportunity to relax and watch fishing boats and yachts pass by, while quaint, narrow lanes lead to a host of smart restaurants, bars and cafés, plus an enchanting range of independent shops, bakeries and boutiques selling fine foods, clothing, gifts and beautiful homeware.

Wivenhoe Sailing Club is close to the development, offering mooring opportunities and hosting races and many other events all year round, while walkers will enjoy the riverside footpaths out to the sea shore or to the vibrant and cultural town of Colchester just three miles upstream, where a wider choice of shopping, leisure facilities and schools are located.

Although the pace and quality of life at this sought-after location in Wivenhoe is restful, it’s also a very well-connected town, with Wivenhoe station just a short walk away from the development, offering direct rail services into London Liverpool Street in as little as 69 minutes.

The development also benefits from close proximity to the A12, putting the M25 within easy reach. For international travel, Stansted Airport is only 35 miles from the door.

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