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Palmerston Heights by Persimmon Homes Cornwall

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Palmerston Heights

It couldn't be easier to buy your dream home...

A deposit from as little as £7,900 is all you need to buy a new home on this superb new housing development in a stunning location. Consisting of two, three and four bedroom homes, many are available with south-facing gardens plus either parking spaces or single garages. Our property prices start from just £158,000 and there is a choice of schemes available to help you move including Help to Buy, Part Exchange and Home Change with tailored packages to suit all your needs. Considering Buy-to-Let? Our homes offer fantastic investment opportunities due to their outstanding location.

  • Close to Derriford Hospital and Peninsula NHS Treatment Centre
  • St Matthews C of E Primary & Nursery Academy on your doorstep
  • Stunning location overlooking the new Derriford Community Park
  • Armed Forces Discount available
  • 2-year Persimmon Homes warranty
  • 10-year new homes warranty

Palmerston Heights is part of the Seaton Neighbourhood Scheme offering 2,3 and 4bedroom homes located just north of Plymouth: The Waterfront City and gateway to the South West.

Brand new local amenities…

Palmerston Heights is well-placed to benefit from the council's vision of a 'New Derriford'. There will be new employment opportunities and a district shopping centre and the Forder Valley Link Road, providing residents with direct access to the A38 Devon Expressway. Living at Palmerston Heights means you're in walking distance to Derriford Hospital and the very popular St Matthews Primary School and Nursery.

Leisure on your doorstep

Each home at Palmerston Heights will benefit from panoramic views of the Forder Valley and have access to the new Derriford Community Park. There are many more opportunities to enjoy breathtaking countryside and woodland with Dartmoor National Park just 3 miles away, or if the beach life is more for you, then Wembury and Bovisands are just 10 miles. Its prime location nestled between coast and scenic joys of Dartmoor National Park make it a very desirable area to live. The Mount Batten Watersport & Activities Centre is open all year round and welcomes families, friends and individuals to participate in many water and land based activities. If peace, calm and tranquility is for you then the Elfordleigh Hotel, Golf and Leisure is close by set in 100 acres of glorious park and woodland with an 18-hole golf course-hole golf course, gym and spa facilities.

For those who enjoy shopping, Plymouth has it all. The city is the largest centre for shopping in the South West and home to Drake Circus where you will find everything from independent shops to high street brands. The Plymouth City Market is a must for anyone looking for a bargain. The historic Barbican and Sutton Harbour is a pure pleasure with a superb variety of shops and galleries all set on the cobbled streets, narrow lanes and more than 200 listed buildings many of them Tudor and Jacobean.

All of this adds up to your dream location at Palmerston Heights.

Arrange an appointment today with Amy our sales advisor to see what's on offer at this exciting new development.

  1. Choice of 2 bedroom apartments and 2, 3 & 4 bedroom homes
  2. Excellent city location
  3. Outstanding schools nearby
  4. Fantastic transport links

Site Plan




William Prance Road, Derriford, Plymouth, PL6

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

Close to Palmerston Heights is Derriford Community Park, a large area of woodlands, farmland and streams, home to the One Planet Centre, a destination for environmental learning. The park offers a network of footpaths, running routes and cycle paths for both leisure and commuter cyclists.

Near Palmerston Heights there is climb and go and adrenalin which both offers gym memberships.

Local Shopping

There are 2 large supermarkets located close by, as well as small local convenience supermarkets within the area.


St Matthew's Church of England Primary and Nursery Academy is a brand new school located right next to Palmerston Heights. The school's 'Let your light shine' ethos encourages strong educational and personal values, making it a great place for children to flourish.

Transport Links

New bus route will begin to serve the residents of Plymouth's newest community, provided by CityBus. The rounte will run along Brest Road, William Prance Road. It will link from Derriford, Mutley and the City Centre. There is also a Sunday service running to Woolwell.

Nearest stations:

National Train Station logo Plymouth (2.5 miles)
National Train Station logo St. Budeaux Ferry Road (3.0 miles)
National Train Station logo Keyham (3.0 miles)

Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

Driving directions

From the city centre head towards Tavistock road a386, from the far right lane, turn right onto William Prance Road. At the round about take the third exit. The site can be found at the end of this road on the right hand side.




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 over 16,000 beautifully-designed new homes a year in more than 380 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 31 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.

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