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Speckled Wood by Persimmon Homes

Cumwhinton Road, Carlisle, CA1

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Overview

Speckled Wood

A perfectly positioned development in the beautiful, historic city of Carlisle

Named after a British butterfly, Speckled Wood is a collection of new homes ideally located on the edge of the historic city of Carlisle. This fantastic development of two, three, four and five bedroom homes together with two bedroom apartments is perfect for first time buyers, growing families and those looking to take the next step up the housing ladder.


  • Mix of 2, 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes

  • Easy access to junction 42 of the M6 motorway

  • Fantastic views over the Cumbrian fells


  • Carlisle train station just a short distance away

  • Located on the edge of Carlisle with easy access to both countryside and the city centre

  • Great choice of schooling nearby for children of all ages

  • Good range of local amenities

  • 2 year Persimmon Homes builders warranty

  • 10 year NHBC warranty


The most northerly city in Cumbria, the historic university city of Carlisle boasts a small population yet a large land area. With its wonderful array of shops, restaurants and bars, breath-taking scenery and many historic sites, the city is a vibrant cosmopolitan hub.



Situated on the southern edge of the city, Speckled Wood is perfectly positioned so that you can enjoy the tranquility of a semi-rural location and yet also be close to the vibrant lifestyle a city has to offer.




With a range of schools, leisure facilities and supermarkets within easy reach, Speckled Wood is ideal for families. The development is also conveniently placed for commuters as Junction 42 of the M6 is less than a mile away.


There's plenty to do in the local area…

Owning a home at Speckled Wood means you will be able to enjoy Carlisle's many attractions. Carlisle is well known as a roman settlement with its famous forts of Hadrian's Wall. This bustling city is a sought-after location for house buyers and offers plenty to do in the local area. Tourist attractions include Carlisle Castle, Cumbria's Museum of Military Life, Carlisle Cathedral, The Watchtree Nature Reserve, and Carlisle Racecourse.



Offering 12 different house styles, from the stylish two bedroom apartments to the roomy five bedroom Winster, there really is a home at Speckled Wood to suit everyone. With its superb location, excellent range of amenities on your  doorstep and fantastic transport links, the development is a great place to call home.



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

  1. Mix of 2, 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  2. Easy access to junction 42 of the M6 motorway
  3. Fantastic views over the Cumbrian fells
  4. Carlisle train station just a short distance away

Site Plan

SitePlan

Location

Location

Cumwhinton Road, Carlisle, CA1

Opening hours

Monday 11am - 6pm, Tuesday Closed, Wednesday Closed, Thursday 11am - 6pm, Friday 11am - 6pm, Saturday 11am - 6pm, Sunday 11am - 6pm,

Local Information

Leisure Facilities

There is a multitude of things to see and do in Carlisle. The city offers:

  • A Vue cinema
  • Bowling alley
  • Two golf clubs
  • The Urban Adventure high ropes
  • The Pools Swimming and Health Centre
  • Eden Rock Climbing Wall
  • An ice rink
  • Lazer Quest
  • The Sands Centre- a leisure & entertainment venue offering live entertainment, gym & exercise facilities, a sports hall and climbing wall.

You can also meander through Solway Firth salt marshes and dunes, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.


Local Shopping

The Lanes Shopping Centre in Carlisle is the largest shopping destination in Cumbria and The Borders. It has over 50 different High Street stores.

Gretna Green, the gateway to Scotland, is approximately 16 miles away,
offering a vast choice of retail therapy at the Gretna Gateway
Retail Outlet.

Transport Links

You'll be well connected...
Speckled Wood is conveniently placed less than a mile from junction 42 of the M6, which links Manchester to the south and Carlisle to the north. The Lake District, Yorkshire, Humberside and the North Pennines are all easily accessible via great road links including the A7, A595, A689, A69 and adjoining motorways.

The development also enjoys good train links from Carlisle station, just 2.1 miles away, which offers regular services to Glasgow, Edinburgh and direct to London Euston, with many major destinations in between. There are also excellent links by train and the A69 to Newcastle, the Metrocentre at Gateshead and the East coast.

Nearest stations:

National Train Station logo Carlisle (2.0 miles)
National Train Station logo Wetheral (2.6 miles)
National Train Station logo Dalston (4.2 miles)

Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

Driving directions

From Junction 42 on the M6, proceed down
London Road for approximately 1 mile.

Then take a right hand turn onto Cumwhinton Road.

In approximately 1 mile, the development will be on the right, just past the mini roundabout.

Properties

Specifications

Specification

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.

About Developer

Building around 14,500 beautifully-designed new homes a year in more than 400 prime locations nationwide, Persimmon is proud to be the one of the UK's most successful house builders, committed to the highest standards of design, construction and service.

Founded in 1972 by Life President Duncan Davidson, and with our headquarters in historic York, the Group is made up of a network of 28 regional operating businesses, giving us nationwide coverage. We're building places to call home right the way from Scotland through to the South West of England.

Attention to detail
From design and planning, right through to adding the final Finishing Touches to your stylish new home, we keep your needs in mind, ensuring we create homes to suit all lifestyles. From the moment you reserve your new Persimmon home, we do our very best to make the experience enjoyable and informative every step of the way, not just while you're buying, but after you've moved in too. Read more about our comprehensive pre-move and after-sales pledge to our customers.

The choice is yours
From studio apartments to executive family homes, Persimmon has a reputation built on quality. With Persimmon you have the luxury of the widest choice of new homes in the greatest number of desirable locations throughout the UK. Each home we build is constructed with care by a dedicated team, be that the technicians behind the scenes in the office, the skilled craftsmen on site, or our professional sales people – all of whom work together to deliver the highest standards of design, construction, and service.

Built with you in mind
However you live your life, there's a Persimmon home to suit you, from stylish apartments to detached family homes and everything in between. Affordable but no less desirable, Persimmon is also committed to creating homes to be proud of for first-time buyers. We're here to help you get the home you really want and have a wide range of promotions and offers to help you on your way such as Help to Buy, Part Exchange and Home Change.

Contact Us

Contact us about Speckled Wood

Call us on 01228 738114 or fill in the contact form below.

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