Green Acres is perfect if you are looking for a home in St Ives, which sits on the former St Ives golf course. The development offers a mix of home styles ranging from two to five bedrooms, ideal for first-time buyers and growing families. Green Acres is a great choice for commuters with direct links to Cambridge via the guided bus route and also provides easy access to the A14 and A1.
Set on the Great River Ouse, St Ives is renowned for its leisurely and genteel approach to life, as well as its rich sense of history. This really is a place where you can take it easy. You’re not short of green space either. To the south of Green Acres are some of the loveliest riverside walks, including the delightful Thicket Path. The new St Ives Country Park is another popular destination for walking and bike riding.
Lots of shopping to be had
St Ives has the perfect combination for leisurely shopping– narrow lanes of quaint independent shops and a recently built shopping centre. For serious shopping, Cambridge is the place to go for the high street brands.
St Ives is great for sports
St Ives has a rowing club, as well as football, rugby, squash and athletics clubs. Huntingdon racecourse hold regular meetings throughout the season.
Dine out by the river
You’ve such a wide choice of bars and restaurants in St Ives, including the distinctive Dolphin Hotel alongside the beautiful waterfront. The Marsh Harrier restaurant is very popular, and with good reason.
A round at Needleworth Golf Club
You might be living on the site of the old St Ives golf course, but that doesn’t mean you have to miss out on playing. Needleworth Golf Club is a fine golf course, suited to all standards.
- St Ivo School - Secondary (0.0 miles)
- Thorndown Primary School (0.4 miles)
- Westfield Junior School - Primary (0.5 miles)
Green Acres is close to the A14 between Huntingdon and Cambridge. It's just a short drive to the A428 and the major North-South A1 route. Trips to Cambridge take only a half hour by car or on the relaxing Guided Busway. From Huntingdon on the East Coast Main Line you can be in London in 45 minutes or Peterborough in half an hour.
Distances are straight line measurements
High Leys off Houghton Road, St Ives, Cambridgeshire, ST IVES, PE27 6RR
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About David Wilson Homes
David Wilson Homes is not just a housing developer, we're a company that builds homes. At every stage of the process; from designing and planning to the final finishing touches, we keep in mind the emotional and practical priorities of the people who will be living in our properties.
This customer-centric approach has been at the root of our success for over forty years. We began in a small village in Leicester and today are recognised as one of the country's leading house builders, operating in thirteen regions, from Scotland to Wales and down to the South East of England. All our regions are supported by an extensive customer service team to guide buyers through what, in most cases, is the biggest financial commitment they will ever make.
As part of the Wilson Bowden Group, we established our reputation through the building of large executive properties but today our uncompromising pursuit of excellence extends into a wider portfolio of homes including apartments and townhouses.
At the heart of our company lies the Wilson Way, an attitude which demands all our people, whether they be land buyers, site managers or marketing staff, deliver their very best at all stages of the business. We believe detail is everything and consequently our team takes time to source materials of the highest standard to fashion homes of unparalleled quality.
The David Wilson Difference
Only David Wilson Homes offers buyers a 5 year warranty, covering almost everything we fit as standard meaning there’ll be no unexpected bills for the first 5 years. Our 5 year warranty is in addition to the 10 year NHBC warranty offered as standard.
We can help get you moving
Whether you are a first time buyer, moving up or downsizing, we have a range of schemes available to help get you moving to your dream David Wilson home today. Something to sell? Cut out the agents fees and the hassle of selling your current property with our 100% Part Exchange scheme. Taking your first step on to the property ladder? Ask us how you could own your own home with a much smaller deposit with FirstBuy. Our Sales Advisors and Independent Financial Advisors are on hand to help answer any of your questions.
Help to Buy : equity loan
Help to Buy is a Government scheme designed to help people buy a brand new home with a 5% deposit.
Through the scheme the Government provide an equity loan of 20% of the purchase price, the loan is interest free for the first 5 years.
- Equity loan 20%
- Mortgage 75%
- Deposit 5%
If you would like to read further details on the scheme visit our Help to Buy page