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Moderno is the gateway to the South Downs

4th June 2014 Print
Bellway Moderno

With the hope of a good summer on the horizon, now is the perfect time to get out and enjoy the countryside. Where better to enjoy fresh air and outdoor activities than the South Downs? Brighton is lucky sit on the edge of the South Downs National Park and people living at Moderno, Bellway’s new family homes development are right on the national park border.

Britain’s National Parks not only offer some of the most beautiful scenery and exciting outdoor pursuits, they can also benefit health. Over 90% of people said they believed that spending time in the South Downs area improved their health and sense of well-being, according to the South Downs Visitor and Tourism Economic Impact Study. Closer to home, Moderno sits within peaceful woodland and landscaped grounds, meaning that the tranquillity of the countryside is never far away.

Moderno is an exciting collection of three and four bedroom townhouses. Situated at the end of a private cul-de-sac, Moderno is a perfect location for family living, combining spacious and stylish properties with a fantastic location on the doorstep of South Downs as well as the bright lights of Brighton.

Steve Jones, Managing Director at Bellway Homes South East comments: “The South Downs is Britain’s newest National Park and it is one of its most popular. It is a fantastic asset for Brighton having this beautiful green expanse of open space next to it and those living at Moderno will be particularly well positioned to make the most of it. For families who like outdoor activities – whether that be countryside or seaside – life can’t get much better.”

The houses at Moderno come in four stylish layouts, offering a glorious sense of space set across three storeys, with different areas carefully designed to meet the needs of modern living. The spacious open plan kitchen and living areas make the most of natural light and lead out to an enclosed rear garden, complete with large lawn providing a more private green space.

Interior layouts are flexible to suit the individual needs of residents, so the generously sized rooms on the upper levels might serve as extra living room space, bedrooms or a home office. The master bedrooms on the top floor of the three storey homes include balconies, fitted wardrobes and en suite bathrooms, creating a tranquil retreat.

Blending seamlessly with the local suburban environment, Moderno offers all the benefits of eco technology incorporating innovative green features that mean energy saving and lower utility bills for residents. Interiors are well appointed, with a high quality specification selected throughout including sleek kitchens fully equipped with integrated Zanussi or AEG appliances, some complete with granite worktops. Bathrooms feature Roca ‘Nexo’ white sanitaryware and ceramic floor tiles, while laminate flooring and carpets are fitted as standard.

The South Downs, England’s newest national park, is recognised as an area of outstanding natural beauty and covers an area of over 1,600km2. Within this area of protected countryside, visitors can enjoy walking, cycling or horse riding, with the famous South Downs Way passing a few miles to the north of Brighton. For those who prefer more urban entertainment, Brighton offer a fashionable and lively vibe, offering a huge range of culture, eating out and shopping, as well as its famous beach and pier.

Moderno is conveniently located just a short walk from Preston Park station from where Central London is just an hour away by train and direct trains to Gatwick Airport take half an hour. By road, Moderno is close to the A27 which provides convenient access along the South Coast while the A23 towards London is less than 10 minutes away.
Homes at Moderno are priced from £449,995. Buyers can take advantage of Bellway Homes’ Express Mover and Part Exchange schemes. For further information, visit

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