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Marina Gardens by Persimmon Homes

Balmoral Close, Upton, Northampton, NN5

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Marina Gardens phase five offers homebuyers a range of beautiful two, three, four and five bedroom homes

Enjoy peaceful, semi-rural living in Duston

Set in the sought-after village of Duston, on the outskirts of Northampton, Marina Gardens phase five offers homebuyers a range of beautiful two, three, four and five bedroom homes.

  • A desirable location

  • A range of 2, 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes

  • 3.5 miles west of Northampton town centre

  • Plenty of local amenities

  • Well-regarded schooling nearby

  • Convenient access to Junction 16 of the M1

  • Less than an hours train journey from London

These superb homes are located just off the A45, on the edge of the popular St Crispin development. At Marina Gardens green spaces combine with culture, sports, entertainment, leisure and shopping to form an area rich in amenities. The nearby St Crispin retail village has a small selection of shops including a café, mini-market and a good choice of takeaways and restaurants. The surrounding area boasts many bridleways and open areas to entice you outside to explore.

Plenty to do in the local area

Duston boasts several independent shops and small supermarkets; a chemist; medical centre; dentist; post office; library; hair salons; public houses and three churches.

Sixfields leisure and retail complex is approximately one mile away from the development and offers a good selection of facilities, including a Sainsbury's, Boots, Next, tenpin bowling, restaurants, a health club and a gymnasium.

Northampton town centre, approximately 3 miles, has a sophisticated range of boutique shopping along with an array of well-known high street stores, giving choice to both the serious shopper and browser alike. Leisure and entertainment is well served in the town by the famous Derngate area with theatre, music venues, clubs, bars and cafes where you can sit and watch the world go by. Northampton also has both professional rugby and football for you to watch, as well as motor racing at Silverstone.

The family-friendly village is well-served by local schooling. Less than one mile away from Marina Gardens are St. Luke's CEVA and Upton Meadows primary schools and local secondary schools can be found in Duston and Bugbrooke. A private school is also within one mile of Marina Gardens. For further education, Northampton University College lies in the heart of the town.

With excellent commuter links, an array of leisure facilities, and an edge-of-town location, demand is likely to be high for the new phase of Marina Gardens.

Arrange an appointment to find out more information about this development.

  1. Set in the sought-after village of Duston
  2. a range of beautiful two, three, four and five bedroom homes
  3. A desirable location
  4. Well-regarded schooling nearby



Balmoral Close, Upton, Northampton, NN5

Opening hours

By appointment only. Call for further information.

Local Information

Local Shopping

Duston has it own supermarket and a retail village only half a mile away.

Northampton town centre, only a short 10-minute drive, boasts many different boutique and high street shops.


There is a Primary school on St Crispins. The local Secondary schools can be found in Duston and Bugbrooke. A private school is also within 1 mile.


There is a dentist and doctors in Duston. The nearest hospital is in Northampton.

Transport Links

Marina Gardens has very good transport links with the M1 only 3 minutes by car. The development is located approximately 3 miles to the west of Northampton town centre and can be easily accessed from the M1 junction 15A or 16 via the A45 - a convenient base for commuting around the region and beyond.

Central Milton Keynes is 22 miles via the M1; Luton is 37 miles south via the M1; whilst Birmingham and Cambridge are both easily accessible via the M6 and A14 respectively.

The nearest train station, Northampton Railway Station, is only a 14-minute drive from the development. The station provides rail links south to London (with a journey time of less than an hour) or north to Birmingham New Street. For travel further afield, accessible airports include Birmingham, Luton, East Midlands, Stansted, Heathrow and Gatwick.

Nearest station:

National Train Station logo Northampton (1.7 miles)

Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode




We are a national house builder with a local approach to building your new home.

We will provide you with the specification appropriate to the locality of your selected new home and development and we will explain the choice of external materials used, for example your brick colour and roof tiles. You will be able to select certain elements of the fixtures and fittings encompassing the latest designs from leading manufacturers, subject to the stage of build of your chosen home. If you wish to further personalise your new home, an exciting range of options is available to purchase from our Finishing Touches scheme. Our experienced sales team is on hand to guide you through the choices available to you depending again on the stage of build.

Quality Assured

Your new home will be built in accordance with all relevant technical and building regulations, in particular the Government's Code for Sustainable Homes. In addition all stages of the construction of your new home will be inspected by our experienced construction staff. On completion of your new home we will provide you with a quality assured certificate for you to keep.

10-year NHBC (or equivalent) Warranty

A 10-year warranty is provided with every new Persimmon Homes home. A comprehensive guide explaining the warranty will be supplied to you.

We will ensure warranties provided by the manufacturers of appliances are honoured for the first year of occupation. Our Customer Care Department is on hand to offer you the necessary guidance and assistance.

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