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Settled within the city of Nottingham, Lenton is a lively area with all the benefits of city living. 

A walking distance away, you have the city centre for shops and vibrant nightlife, and also Wollaton Park offers family-friendly green space that’s perfect for weekend walks – making Lenton an ideal new-home location. 


Buying a new build in Lenton

Perfect for keeping up with the pace of city life, a new-build home offers all the comforts of modern living.

Not only that, with its higher energy efficiency, it saves you time and money. So you have more of your monthly budget to do the things you love.

Living in Lenton

Well connected

Served by the A52 – which links directly to the M1 – with a new home in Lenton, getting around the East Midlands and beyond is easy.  

Local bus services also provide regular and quick routes into the centre of Nottingham. And Nottingham Train station offers mainline services from East Midlands Railway, CrossCountry and Northern Line, with destinations across the country.

An education location 

As well as a wealth of primary secondary schools in its catchment area, Lenton also enjoys the benefits of being positioned close to a university campus. 

From conferences to arts exhibitions, and courses that are open to the public, as a Lenton resident you have a wealth of events available.  

There’s also the Lakeside Arts Performance Venue, the Old Botanic Garden and walking routes around the ground-breaking Jubilee Campus and the University Park Campus to enjoy.

Big-city living

Lenton has a good range of amenities including local shops, supermarkets, and pubs. And with Nottingham’s city centre just one mile away, you’ll have high street brands and entertainment on hand too. 

For leisure and gym facilities you have a wide range of options: the Lenton Centre, the Lenton Recreation Ground, and the Nottingham Tennis Centre to name a few. 

Plus, Wollaton Park offers 500 beautiful acres to walk in, including a deer park, lake, historic country house and the city’s natural history museum.

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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