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Location, location, location - Moderno has the X-Factor

7th October 2014 Print

Recent research by reveals that property buyers’ number one requirement in the search for their new home, is still Location, Location, Location. With 77% of those surveyed stating that good transport links are important, 74% saying that finding the perfect area is their priority, and 9 out of 10 people looking for good neighbours, clearly buyers are searching for properties offering a great location.

Situated on the edge of the South Downs National Park, Moderno by Bellway Homes enjoys stunning views of the surrounding area, as well as being within easy reach of Brighton’s seaside destination. Offering an excellent collection of contemporary three and four bedroom houses, Moderno enjoys great transport connections, with nearby Preston Park train station offering direct services into London Victoria in around an hour, and Hove station providing services into Chichester. The development also benefits from good road connections with the A23 easy to access, leading onto the M23 and M25, whilst for international travel, Gatwick Airport is approximately a 30 minute drive away.

For families, the location has a wide range of educational facilities, from high performing state schools to prestigious private schools, including the highly regarded Brighton College (ages 3-18), which is located just a short drive away.

The research also found that 93% of property buyers ranked having a garden as important when buying a house. At Moderno, all properties include a rear garden, ensuring that the development ticks all the boxes for prospective purchasers.

Steve Jones Managing Director for Bellway Homes South East comments: “Moderno really does offer buyers the perfect location, with everything on the doorstep, including stunning parkland, high performing schools, great transport links and a city that caters for all interests. Crucially, as well as offering a highly desirable setting, Moderno offers an impressive range of contemporary new homes designed to reflect the location and tailored to meet all the needs of today’s buyers.”

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 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. 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.

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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