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Ideally situated in North Leicestershire, within the National Forest, Shepshed is a charming and vibrant town located between and Loughborough and Ashby-de-la-Zouch. Kings Gate is surrounded by stunning countryside and green open spaces, yet close to a wealth of amenities - perfect for first-time buyers or families.
Shepshed once laid claim to being the largest village in the UK, but is now a charming market town. Nestled in the beautiful Leicestershire countryside, the original village was a centre for the wool trade. Nowadays, Shepshed now offers a range of diverse businesses and enterprises and is a popular town for those commuting to nearby Loughborough and the university cities of Nottingham and Leicester.
Living at Kings Gate means you’ll be close to everything you need for day-to-day living including a number of local supermarkets, two Post Offices, doctor’s surgeries and a good choice of restaurants and pubs. For even more choice, Loughborough is just 5 miles away with its excellent shopping, entertainment and leisure facilities.
Kings Gate is conveniently close to range of well-respected schools for all ages, including Oxley, St Botolph's, Newcroft, and St Winefride's primary schools. Older children are catered for at Shepshed High School and the popular Hind Leys Community College. And for higher education, Loughborough University and Nottingham University are both easily accessible from Kings Gate.
Shepshed is in a great location when it comes to days out for all the family. Within easy reach are the attractions of Donnington Grand Prix track, the National Space Centre, Twycross Zoo and Beacon Hill Country Park, which is set in 335 acres of glorious woodland, grassland and wildflower meadows.
With its selection of modern two, three and four bedroom homes, superb local amenities and convenient transport links, our Kings Gate development is bound to appeal whether you’re a first time buyer or a family in need of a spacious new home.
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One of the best things about buying a new home is that you can choose to personalise it to make it yours from the day you move in.
Once your plot is reserved, you can start adding your own style and personality to every room with our range of styling options, upgrades and additional fixtures. This is your chance to visualise your perfect living space and create your very own dream home from day one.
Your choices will be added to your home at various stages of the build process, meaning the earlier you reserve your plot, the greater the selection available to you.
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Shepshed is a charming town, located in the beautiful Leicestershire countryside and which was originally a centre for the wool trade.
Nowadays, Shepshed is considered to be a dormitory town for those commuting to Nottingham, Derby, Leicester and Loughborogh. Local history books claim that Shepshed has two of the oldest roads in the country.
If you would like to know more about Loughborough, please call 01509 274 479 and we will be happy to tell you more.
Kings Gate benefits from being close to a local convenience store as well as a Morrison's supermarket. For more retail therapy head to close by Loughborough.
Kings Gate is within close proximity of the thrilling Donnington Grand Prix track. Or you can visit Beacon Hill Country Park which is set in glorious woodland with alpacas, sheep and even a Bronze Age Fort.
Kings Gate is close to many schools, including St Winefride's, Shepshed High School and the popular Hind Leys Community College.
Shepshed is located adjacent to junction 23 of the M1 and directly linked to the A512 Ashby Road. The nearest train station to Kings Gate is Loughborough (5.2 miles) providing a service to London St Pancras in approximately 90 minutes. For journeys further afield, East Midlands Airport is just over 6 miles away.
Approximate travel distance by car to:
Loughborough train station: 5.2 miles
East Midlands Airport: 6.1 miles
Ashby-de-la-Zouch: 9.3 miles
Leicester: 14 miles
Nottingham: 16.6 miles
Derby: 17.3 miles
Forest Edge Medical Centre is just over 2 miles away from Kings Gate.
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Site layouts are intended for illustrative purposes only, and may be subject to change, for example, in response to market demand, ground conditions or technical and planning reasons. Trees, planting and public open space shown are indicative, actual numbers and positions may vary. Site plans does not form any part of a warranty or contract. Further information is available from a site sales advisor.
The dimensions shown are approximate and the precise measurements may vary.
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Every effort has been taken to ensure the information provided here is accurate however, particulars regarding local amenities and their distances are for general guidance only. Where schools and other educational facilities are mentioned they are intended to highlight their distance from the development and don’t represent a guarantee of admission or eligibility. Travel times and distances assume journeys are made by car. Times are likely to vary according to travel conditions and time of day.
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