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Bellway offers second stepper homes at St Clements Lakes, Dartford

23rd June 2016 Print
St Clements Lake

Budding second steppers have faced some tough challenges in recent years, with many unable to move from their first homes, particularly those in the Capital. However, for every minute out of London, house hunters can save a staggering £3,000, according to Savills . Whilst average property prices within central London have reached £606,000; 30 minutes away from the capital, average prices are £458,000. The new homes at St Clements Lakes in Dartford by Bellway, are the perfect option for those looking to use their first-home equity and invest in a new family residence, where a three bedroom home starts at £409,995 and is less than an hour’s commute from London.

St Clements Lakes comprises three and four bedroom contemporary homes, as well as two bedroom apartments. The homes are set within beautiful landscaped grounds in the Kentish town of Greenhithe, and have been expertly designed for modern living, with spacious and stylish interiors. The convenient location, offering brilliant transport connections and affordable prices, make the homes at St Clements Lakes the obvious choice for professionals and young families looking to take the second step into a larger home.

Emma Denton, Head of Sales for Bellway Homes Thames Gateway, comments: “The new three and four bedroom homes at St Clements Lakes are a superb option for second-steppers, looking for a new home which offers plenty of space to grow as a family. The homes are also very close to some of the fantastic local amenities and attractions, providing brilliant days out for the whole family to enjoy. Previous phases at the development have proved incredibly popular, therefore we would recommend that house hunters act quickly to secure a new home at St Clements Lakes.”

The three and four bedroom homes at St Clements Lakes boast a high end, contemporary specification, perfect for modern family living. The kitchens are fitted with stylish units and integrated stainless steel appliances. The bedrooms and living spaces are spacious, giving each member of the family the opportunity to spread out and relax in private. The bathrooms and en suites enjoy modern white Roca sanitaryware, with chrome heated towel rails. The master bedrooms offer fitted wardrobes with sliding mirror doors and well as convenient en-suites.

Residents also benefit from private garages and spacious rear gardens, ideal for young families to enjoy and spend time in during the summer.

Residents of St Clements Lakes can enjoy a host of local amenities. Bluewater Shopping Centre is just moments away from home, offering more than 300 retailers and 50 eateries. It is also a major entertainment hub, with a cinema, boating lake and events centre that regularly plays host to exhibitions from weddings to gaming conventions. Closer to home, Greenhithe is a popular town, offering a range of local pubs, a large Asda superstore and Crossway Business Park.

Families at St Clements Lakes are also well served by a comprehensive choice of nurseries, primary and secondary schools, as well as high-performing grammar schools nearby in Dartford and Gravesend. The two neighbouring towns also offer further retail options, with vibrant high streets, comprising independent and well-known restaurants, bistros, cafes and antique stores.

St Clements Lakes benefits from excellent transport connections, offering residents a swift commute to and from their place of work. Greenhithe train station is a swift walk away, offering direct services into London Charing Cross in 50 minutes. Ebbsfleet International train station is also nearby, offering high speed services to London St Pancras in just 19 minutes, and international destinations including Paris and Brussels.

There are also convenient road connections with the A2 within easy access, providing onwards travel to the M2 and M25, while Gatwick Airport is a 40-minute drive from the development, ideal for jet-setters.

Prices for the new homes at St Clements Lakes start from £409,995 for a three bedroom house, while four bedroom homes start from £524,995. For further information, visit

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