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One of Northampton’s most ancient towns, modern Towcester has a fast-growing community with great facilities and excellent transport connections – clearly it’s always been a popular place to live.   

Close to Northampton, Milton Keynes and Banbury – a triangle of key towns – with some lovely countryside in between, this historic market town is ideal for those in search of the good life.  


The benefits of a new build in Towcester

With a new home in Towcester you get the best of both worlds, and all the comforts a new house brings.  

Also a money and time saving option, newer properties are highly energy efficient, meaning your monthly budget can stretch a bit further.

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Living in Towcester

Market-town joy for all ages

Towcester has a busy centre with a market-town atmosphere, including independent shops, restaurants and cafés, you’ll be happily distracted from your day-to-day shopping. For city shops and amenities, Northampton is less than a 30 minute drive away. 

There’s also a bi-weekly farmers’ market and a weekly antiques market in the town hall. A popular hub, this variety always makes it a cheerful and busy place to be.

Despite its size, Towcester has five schools to choose from, including the Sponne secondary school. 

Well connected 

With the A5 running along the border of the town, and crossing the A43 that joins the M1, you’ll have excellent transport links via the motorways – an ideal match to the convenience a new home offers. 

By rail, Milton Keynes Central station is ideal for trains to London Euston, with the fast services taking just over half an hour. 

Towcester’s bus station has regular services to Northampton and Milton Keynes, which is also another convenient option.

Days out for everyone

Less than half an hour away, Milton Keynes is an entertainment mecca with cinemas, bowling, ice skating and even indoor skiing. 

The famous Silverstone race track is only a 20 minute drive, if cars are your passion. And for some peace and quiet, the beautiful countryside around Towcester, and the Woburn Estate, are perfect for long weekend walks. 

Towcester Centre for Leisure also has a gym, various studios and a pool.

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 Towcester, browse our other Northamptonshire housing developments below, including Wellingborough, Kettering and more…