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An East Midlands county with charming villages, bustling towns, history and excellent transport links to the North and South, a new home in Northamptonshire has so much to offer.  


Buying a new build in Northamptonshire

A new-build house is a money and time saving choice that offers all the comforts of modern living.  With its high energy efficiency, heating your home is quick and easy, plus it reduces your monthly bills – giving you more freedom to explore  all that Northampton has to offer.

Living in Northamptonshire

The Rose of the Shires

Settled within the very heart of England, Northamptonshire is often known as ‘The Rose of the Shires’. 

Its main towns: Corby, Daventry, Kettering, Northampton, Wellingborough and Towcester have developed since their ancient market-town roots into thriving areas for work and leisure.

Well connected

With excellent motorway and cross-country routes, Northamptonshire has easy to access connections across the Easts Midlands and beyond.

The M1 provides a direct line through the county, plus you have the M40 to the south and the A1 to the North East. 

For travel by rail, trains from Northampton to London Euston, for example, will get you there in one hour. And there’s a good countywide network of various stations to get you where you need to go. 

The East Midlands Airport is  also well positioned for when you want to get away and enjoy international travel.

So much to see and do

With beautifully kept countryside, historic estates and its county capital of Northampton – that’s home to Althorp, one of England’s most famous country house estates, on its doorstep – there’s a wealth of things to see and do in Northamptonshire. 

From the meandering quiet of the Nene Valley and its riverside walks in the south to the longboats on the locks of the historic Grand Union Canal, and not forgetting the world-famous Grand Prix at Silverstone’s circuit track, a new home here offers a thrilling contrast of experiences.

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.

To explore more locations near Northamptonshire, browse our other new housing developments below, including Kettering, Towcester and more…