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Get on the property ladder at Old Kiln Lakes

7th August 2013 Print
Old Kiln Lakes

Are you looking to purchase your first new home but feel that it may be out of your reach? Then look no further than Taylor Wimpey’s stunning Old Kiln Lakes development which is situated amongst the beautiful Oxfordshire countryside in Chinnor.

With aid from the Government’s Help to Buy scheme, moving in to your first house is now even more affordable, with the initiative available on new build properties up to the value of £600,000. There is no salary cap for purchasers, and it is available to existing home owners as well as first time buyers. Eligible purchasers receive a Government loan of 20%, which means that they only need to put down a 5% deposit and obtain a 75% loan-to-value mortgage.

Darren McCormack, regional sales and marketing director for Taylor Wimpey Oxfordshire, commented: “We’re delighted that we are able to offer Help to Buy at Old Kiln Lakes as it provides an opportunity for people to purchase a property which may have previously been unobtainable.

“The development has been a huge success since it first launched and already 80% of the properties have now been sold. So I’d urge anyone interested in Old Kiln Lakes to visit the development soon to avoid disappointment.”

One such property available on the Help to Buy scheme is the two bedroom Belford property, perfect for those hoping to get their foot on the property ladder. With prices starting from just £238,000, purchasers will only require a deposit of £11,900 if purchased through the popular scheme.

The delightful property features a large open plan living/dining area and kitchen on the ground floor, as well as a cloakroom and handy storage cupboard. The master bedroom and ensuite is situated on the first floor alongside the second bedroom and family bathroom. The property comes with a private rear garden and two allocated parking spaces.

The beautiful village of Chinnor is surrounded by gorgeous scenery and boasts of a wealth of amenities including convenience stores, a pharmacy, playgrounds, sports fields and a well-loved community hall. The development benefits from excellent transport links which makes it perfect for those looking commute at it is just three miles from the M40 and eight miles from Aylesbury and High Wycombe.

Taylor Wimpey is currently selling two bedroom properties at Old Kiln Lakes which are not only ideal for first time buyers but second times buyers who are looking to downsize. However, house hunters looking for larger family homes are being encouraged to register their interest now as three and four bedroom properties will soon be released for sale.

For further information about the properties at Old Kiln Lakes, visit the marketing suite off Station Road, open daily from 10am to 5pm Thursday to Sunday and 1pm to 5pm on Mondays. Alternatively, visit

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Old Kiln Lakes