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Kenilworth is a beautiful and historic place to live. Not only does it have an elegant castle, Elizabethan gardens, a golf course and extensive Abbey Fields, it also has a railway station with trains to Coventry in just 20 minutes. The town has a cornucopia of independent shops, boutiques and curios. Eateries range from artisan bakeries, small independent coffee shops right through to Michelin-starred dining - your new home in Kenilworth has it all. 

People move to Kenilworth to get into the catchment area for Kenilworth School - which has an outstanding rating. There are also playareas, a nature reserve, Kenilworth Common and plenty of sports and recreation grounds. If you'd like to explore, Warwick, Coventry and Birmingham are all nearby.

Living in Kenilworth

Great amenities from your door

When you choose a new build in Kenilworth, everything you need is within very easy reach. The castle and the Abbey Fields offer plenty of green space to relax in, including Kenilworth Common and Crackley Woods. The Talisman Shopping Centre offers all the big brand names but also the town centre itself is packed full of independent shops, boutiques, gift shops and speciality finds. Eating out is also an adventure with artisan bakeries, independent coffee shops and even a michelin-starred pub, all close to your new home in Kenilworth.

Going to school near home

Kenilworth School and Sixth Form, also referred to as Kenilworth School and Sports College, is the town’s excellent co-educational secondary school. It offers plenty of out-of-school activities and is a real asset to the community. For younger children, there’s a great choice of infant, primary and junior schools across the town. From your new build home in Kenilworth, you also have a choice of faith schools and an independent right on your doorstep.

Your new house, close to road and rail links

Your new home in Kenilworth is close to the A46 Warwick Bypass - a major route right across central England, from Tewkesbury to Coventry, connecting the M5 with the M6, which in turn links with the M1. So, whether you’re heading south east for Oxford (51 miles) and London (100 miles), south west for Gloucester (53 miles) and Bristol (103 miles), or north west to Manchester (106 miles) and Liverpool (118 miles), you’re in a great location. The local railway can take you to Birmingham (60 minutes), via Coventry (20 minutes) and even London (2 hours). Birmingham International Airport is just 11 miles away, should you ever wish to leave your new Kenilworth home!

New build homes in Kenilworth

Persimmon Homes has a number of new houses in Kenilworth and new builds in Warwickshire, including new homes in Royal Leamington Spa and Stratford-upon-Avon. To find out more about our available properties in your area, see our list of Persimmon developments below…