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Countryside at Chesterwell by Countryside

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Countryside at Chesterwell



Located in a sought after area of north Colchester, these traditional style new houses and apartments are in high demand thanks to their appealing design and impressive internal specification.

With a range of new facilities planned for the wider Chesterwell development plus a wealth of existing schools, shops, restaurants, sports / leisure facilities and open space all close by, these new homes really couldn’t be better placed. To find out more about the new schools coming to Chesterwell click here.

Don’t miss out, call or visit the show home today and find out for yourself what's makes these new homes in such high demand.
  2. Buy with just 5% deposit
  3. Located under 2 miles from Colchester train station
  4. New schools and amenities planned for the wider development



Nayland Road, Mile End, Colchester, Essex, CO4

Local Information

Leisure Facilities

Chesterwell occupies a convenient position to the north of the town centre. Colchester (Britain’s oldest recorded town) boasts a wealth of historic buildings dating back to Victorian and Medieval times, meaning the town has both historic and contemporary appeal.

The development is within close vicinity of existing schools, a hospital, supermarkets, restaurants, plus a good selection of high street shops. Furthermore, in time the development itself is set to benefit from proposed new schools, shops, community centre, sports pitches and more.

The new homes at Chesterwell are well placed to access the transport network thanks to a new road connection leading to the A12 and Colchester train station being close by, which offers links to London in approximately 1 hour.

Local Shopping

Colchester has a bustling town centre that will not disappoint. There are plenty of fashionable High Street names, plus more than a smattering of fun and funky independent outlets and cool boutiques just waiting to be explored. Once you’ve shopped ‘til you’re ready to drop, grab a bite in your choice of the town’s lively bars, café, restaurants and eateries.

Leisure facilities are aplenty in Colchester. There’s the beautiful Castle Park - the ideal place to catch up with friends or for a picnic, the renowned Colchester Zoo and Leisure World, with its leisure and fitness pools, gym, spa, sports courts and pitches. Also close by is the 18 hole Colchester Golf Club offering membership schemes, courses, bar and catering facilities.


There are a number of exceptional education establishments in the local area including nurseries, primary schools, secondary schools, colleges plus a university.

Nurseries & Primary Schools
Local nurseries include Busy Bees in Highwoods and Chestnut House Kindergarten, both are rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted. Primary schools in the area include The Queen Boudica Primary School, Myland Community Primary School and Highwoods Community Primary School, where children can learn and develop skills in the early stages of life.

Secondary Schools
There are a number of existing secondary schools in the local area, the closest two being The Gilberd School and St Helena School, both of which have a ‘Good’ rating on their Ofsted reports.

Further Education
Colchester Sixth Form College (Ofsted rating: Good) is located within the town centre, whilst Colchester Institute is just 2.5 miles away and offers vast choice of vocational courses, including part time, apprenticeships and degree level. The University of Essex is also based in Colchester (just 5 miles from Chesterwell), this well regarded University offers both undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

Transport Links

The homes at Chesterwell offer convenient access to an excellent transport network.

By Road
For those travelling by road, the development offers easy access on to the A12 via a recently opened link road. From the A12, locations such as Ipswich, Witham, Chelmsford, Brentwood and London are all within reach.

By Rail
Chesterwell is situated approximately 2 miles from Colchester train station. This busy commuter station offers direct services to London Liverpool Street, taking approximately 1 hour.

By Air
For travelling further afield, Stansted Airport is just 34 miles away and offers flights to Europe and beyond.

Nearest stations:

National Train Station logo Colchester (1.1 miles)
National Train Station logo Colchester Town (2.2 miles)
National Train Station logo Hythe (2.7 miles)

Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

About Developer

Countryside is a leading UK home builder and urban regeneration partner. We believe that where we live matters. We’re passionate about creating places people aspire to live, where they feel a true sense of belonging.

All our developments and homes carry a signature style and character, designed to work for the way people live today with materials that reflect our commitment to quality. Our exacting standards and sustainable credentials combine to create places that will stand the test of time. As a result we hold more Housing Design Awards than any other developer.

From the character of the homes we build to the planning of environments and the unique detailing of the landscape, our creative approach to place making creates places where people feel at home, providing a greater sense of belonging, spirit of neighbourhood and quality of life for everyone who lives in and around our developments.

We create places people love.

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