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Settled in south Derbyshire, complete with a hilltop vantage point, Chellaston is a popular suburban village, just outside the city of Derby. 

Locals enjoy a range of pubs, restaurants and amenities; and with the Derby Southern Bypass so close by, Chellaston’s location and excellent transport connections offer that sought after life-balance. 


Buying a new build in Chellaston

With the neighbouring Derbyshire countryside and city-life so near, with a new-build home you get to enjoy all the comforts of modern and rural life. 

Energy efficient, a new property doesn’t have the expensive repairs often found in older properties, making it a money and time saving choice that gives you more freedom and time to do the things you love.

Living in Chellaston

Exploring the East Midlands and beyond

Perfect for when you need to take a break, the East Midlands Airport is only 7 miles by car, next to Castle Donington. For travel by rail, the Derby train station has access to the East Midlands, CrossCountry and Northern services. 

With the M1 only 8 miles east, you are quickly connected to other towns and cities the East Midlands has to offer. The M6, A50 and A38 also provide convenient routes, meaning you’re within an easy commute to many key locations throughout the UK.

Good neighbours

Well-located Chellaston has a variety of neighbouring towns and cities that offer a wealth of entertainment and fun days out. 

The city of Derby is a short journey away and has various shopping districts, including a bustling high street, restaurants and the historic Cathedral Quarter. 

For keen golfers there’s the Sinfin Golf Course, and Elvaston’s country park is perfect if you fancy lakeside weekend walks. Plus for history and nature-lovers, memory-filled days out at the National Trust site of Calke Abbey and the Peak District National Park are both under an hour’s drive away.

Everyday essentials

With its range of well-known and smaller independent shops, pubs and amenities, Chellaston has your day-to-day needs covered. 

A thriving area to live in, the village features family-friendly community facilities such as Chellaston Park, the local library and a wide choice of schools for all ages.

Start your new build journey

Choosing your new home is one of the biggest decisions in life. Our mission is to make that journey easy and your dream home a reality. To take that next step, chat to our team today.

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