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Buttercup Leys

Buttercup Leys, Snelsmoor Lane, Chellaston Lane, Derby, Derbyshire, DE24 5BZ

Prices start from £179,995 to £308,995

Strike the perfect balance with a new home at Buttercup Leys

Buttercup Leys is situated in Boulton Moor, a sought-after suburb on the southern edge of Derby. The immediate area offers all the ingredients for a great lifestyle - the nearby village of Elvaston has a beautiful Country Park, Alvaston boasts several schools along with a picturesque riverside park, and Chellaston, two miles southwest of the development, offers day-to-day amenities including supermarkets, pubs and a post office.

For all other amenities and activities, you'll be spoilt for choice since Derby is just a short five-mile journey away. The bustling city is home to a wide range of eateries, cultural venues, historical sites, and great options for shopping. The Intu shopping centre, in particular, offers a vast choice of shops, restaurants and a cinema. As well as all these amenities close to home, the M1 is within easy reach a short distance to the southeast via the Derby Southern Bypass.

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Choice of 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
Choice of apartments and 3, 4 and 5-bedroom houses
Great range of amenities in local villages and Derby
Close to beautiful countryside
Homes at Buttercup Leys


At Buttercup Leys

from £179,995

1 available | 2 bedroom apartment

Open plan kitchen/living/dining room
Outside access or balcony (plot specific)
Good storage
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The Yarm

At Buttercup Leys

from £249,995

1 available | 3 bedroom mid terrace house

Spacious front aspect living room
Bedroom 1 with en suite
Open plan kitchen/dining room
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The Beech

At Buttercup Leys

from £274,995

1 available | 3 bedroom semi-detached house

Bright spacious dual-aspect living room
Modern open plan kitchen/dining room - ideal for entertaining
Family bathroom with modern fixtures and fittings
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The Leicester

At Buttercup Leys

from £284,995

2 available | 4 bedroom semi-detached house

Modern open plan kitchen/diner - ideal for entertaining
Bright living room with French doors leading to the garden
Large bedroom 1 with en suite on the second floor
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The Hatfield

At Buttercup Leys

from £285,995

1 available | 3 bedroom detached house

Open plan kitchen/diner with French doors into garden
Front aspect living room
Bedroom 1 with en suite
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The Clayton Corner

At Buttercup Leys

from £291,995

1 available | 3 bedroom detached house

Modern open plan kitchen/diner - ideal for entertaining
Bright spacious dual-aspect living room
Family bathroom with modern fixtures and fittings
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The Roseberry

At Buttercup Leys

from £308,995

1 available | 4 bedroom detached house

Bright and open plan kitchen/diner with French doors leading to the garden
Bedroom 1 with en suite
Integral garage and private parking
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Buttercup Leys Location Information

Lots to do out and about

Buttercup Leys is in the enviable position of being close to Elvaston Castle and Country Park, Chellaston Brickworks Nature Reserve and Alvaston Park, all lovely places to get out and enjoy the outdoors. You'll also be close to the Peak District National Park, with its stunning landscape and charming villages. Calke Abbey and Staunton Harold Estate provide great days out too; meanwhile, keen golfers will enjoy the number of pristine courses in the area.

Great schooling options

There are a number of excellent primary and secondary school surrounding Boulton Moor. Wndham Primary Academy, Oakwood Infant and Nursery School, Oakwood Junior School, Alvaston Infant and Nursery School and Alvaston Junior School can all be found five minutes away in Alvaston, along with several other schools within a three-mile radius.

Excellent transport links

Buttercup Leys is just a few minutes' drive from Derby's southern by-pass (the A50) with speedy links to the M1, which allows access to London and the North. The main public transport link is the bus service, which journeys either side of Boulton Moor as far as Derby and Swadlincote.

Derby train station, 4.1 miles from the development, has regular train services to London Euston and London St Pancras in approximately one and a half hours.

For journeys further afield, East Midlands Airport is conveniently close with its impressive list of national and international destinations.

Buttercup Leys

Snelsmoor Lane, Derby, DE24 5AR

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