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The Wickets
The Wickets,
Sittingbourne Road, Penenden Heath, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 3EN
51°17′11″N 0°32′41″E
Houses for sale in Maidstone, Kent, ME14 3EN
Houses for sale in Maidstone, Kent, ME14 3EN
Houses for sale in Maidstone, Kent, ME14 3EN
Houses for sale in Maidstone, Kent, ME14 3EN
Houses for sale in Maidstone, Kent, ME14 3EN
Houses for sale in Maidstone, Kent, ME14 3EN
Houses for sale in Maidstone, Kent, ME14 3EN
Houses for sale in Maidstone, Kent, ME14 3EN

New homes in Maidstone in a fantastic location

The Wickets is our collection of new homes located on the northern reaches of Maidstone in Kent. The development offers a range of two, three and four bedroom homes; ideal for families, first time buyers and commuters.

  • Range of 2, 3, and 4 bedroom homes
  • Great local restaurants and shops
  • Many recreational places to visit
  • Excellent choice of schools
  • 50 brand new homes
PLEASE NOTE THE WICKETS IS CURRENTLY BEING MARKETED FROM OUR PARKLANDS DEVELOPMENT, ME14 5GF

The Wickets is in an enviable location as it’s close to Maidstone town centre but also has easy access to the M20 heading north and south to Ashford. This in turn links to motorways including the M25 and M2, plus the A249 and A229 are within easy reach. Close to the development there are frequent bus services into Maidstone town centre, where you’ll find two train stations; Maidstone East and West.

The town of Maidstone offers a range of excellent attractions, heritage sights, and stunning countryside. The picturesque River Medway meanders its way through the centre of the town, linking it with Rochester and the Thames Estuary to the north. Today the town is a cosmopolitan hub that celebrates its history whilst embracing modern living.

The local area is host to many events throughout the year including Music on the Green in Bearsted, Leeds Castle for family fun days out plus frequent concerts, open air cinema nights and fayres. A little further afield, Kent Showground hosts specialist events throughout the year. And, nearer to The Wickets, Maidstone Studios and Hazlitt Theatre are where shows such as Take Me Out and Catchphrase are held.

Surrounded by Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Maidstone is perfect for getting out and about in the North Downs, enjoying the fantastic countryside or exploring quaint sleepy villages. Alternatively, you can experience high octane adventures such as watersports, go-karting or quad biking.

Arrange an appointment now to hear all the latest news about this fantastic new development.

starting from £299,950
Current range:
2 and 3 bedroom houses
Future range: 1 and 4 bedroom homes
Call our on-site sales advisor on: 01622 391 912

The Wickets is being sold from Parklands development which can be found on New Cut Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 5NZ.

Want to add some Finishing Touches?

One of the best things about buying a new home is that you can choose to personalise it to make it yours from the day you move in.

Once your plot is reserved, you can start adding your own style and personality to every room with our range of styling options, upgrades and additional fixtures. This is your chance to visualise your perfect living space and create your very own dream home from day one.

Your choices will be added to your home at various stages of the build process, meaning the earlier you reserve your plot, the greater the selection available to you.

What would you choose from our Finishing Touches brochure?

The Wickets Site Plan

Minimum Bedrooms

Maximum Price

£k

Property Type

Status

The Alnwick

Phase 1

The Alnwick house type image
10

2 bedroom mid terrace house

£299,950
£299,950
£299,950
Plot 3
Reserved

The Hanbury

Phase 1

The Hanbury house type image
11

3 bedroom end terrace house

£324,950
£324,950
£324,950
£324,950
Plot 
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The Wickets Location map

  • Shopping

  • Leisure

  • Education

  • Transport

  • Health

Legend

  • This development marker – This development
  • Other nearby developments marker – Other nearby developments
  • Coming soon marker – Coming soon
From my current location

New to the area?

If you would like to know more about Maidstone, please call 01622 391 912 and we will be happy to tell you more.

Directions

Exit junction 7 of the M20, continue on a249 drive toward Sittingbourne Road.

Shopping

Maidstone’s attractive high street boasts a number of shops and from here you can easily access Fremlin Walk, a modern shopping centre where you’ll find a huge choice of well-known high street brands. The Mall Maidstone is another spacious indoor shopping centre and, on the other side of the River Medway, you can find St Peter's Wharf, known for its clothes, crafts and homeware shops. There’s also a thriving local market which takes place each week on Tuesdays and Saturdays at Lockmeadow, where you can buy delicious fresh produce and grab yourself a bargain.

For even more choice, The McArthur Glen designer outlet in Ashford and Bluewater Shopping Centre are also easily accessible with their impressive choice of shops and restaurants.

Leisure

There’s lots to do in the local area. The Norman Leeds Castle with its 500 acre parkland boasts falconry demonstrations, the rip-roaring treetop adventures of Go Ape, and a brilliant hedge maze. With romantic towers, an audio tour and a gift shop, the castle is perfect for a family day out.

Living in Maidstone means you’ll be able to enjoy relaxing boat trips along the peaceful River Medway, as well as the more energetic pastimes of walking, cycling or a spot of golf in the award-winning Mote Park. Maidstone Leisure Centre is a must-visit for keep fit fans as it boasts an impressive five swimming pools, a two storey state-of-the-art fitness suite, sports hall and children’s soft play area.

There’s a lot to do in the evening too as Hazlitt Arts Centre has a programme of events, including live music, comedy and drama. You can also catch the latest film release at the Odeon cinema or meet friends at the Hollywood Bowl or the variety of nightclubs, pubs and restaurants dotted around Maidstone – there’s something to suit all tastes.

Education

Nearby are Pennies Nursery, Penenden Heath Pre School, Sandling Primary School, and St Pauls Infant School. The town is  home to some particularly sought-after schools, including Maidstone Grammar School, Oakwood Park Grammar School (boys only), Maidstone Grammar School for Girls and Invicta Grammar School (girls only). Higher and further educational courses can be found at Mid Kent College.

Transport

Located in the heart of Kent, and halfway between London and Dover, Maidstone is in a fantastic situation and a popular place to live for commuters. The town is just 2 miles from the M20 which connects south to Ashford and Folkestone and north-west to London, with the M25 approximately 18 miles away. The A229 provides speedy routes and will connect you with the M2 leading onwards to Canterbury and Margate.

Maidstone is well-served by trains and has two railway stations: Maidstone East for London/Ashford services and Maidstone West for Gatwick/Strood services. The Channel Tunnel is easily accessed by train directly from Ashford. For destinations further afield, London City, Gatwick and Heathrow airports have regular flights to and from other UK airports as well as a wide range of international destinations.

Health

Grove Green Medical Centre, Brewer Street Surgery, Bower Mount Medical Practice.

Maidstone Hospital and KIMS Hospital.

North Lodge Dental, Albion Place Dental Surgery and Roseacre Lodge Dental.