Woodland Rise by Persimmon Homes Suffolk

Carsons Drive, Great Cornard, Sudbury, CO10

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Enjoy modern living in a picturesque village

Enjoy modern living in a picturesque village

Located in the large family-friendly village of Great Cornard in Suffolk, Woodland Rise is our new collection of two, three, four and five bedroom homes.

  • Variety of 2, 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • Sudbury town centre a short distance away
  • Excellent transport links via road and rail
  • Stunning countryside on your doorstep
  • Numerous local amenities

Great Cornard is located to the south-east of the market town of Sudbury, set in the heart of the Stour Valley; an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. It's a well connected area with excellent road and rail links and is in close proximity to the Essex border. For day-to-day necessities, Woodland Rise is within walking distance of a Co-op store, with a Sainsbury's and Waitrose just a couple of miles away.

Nearby Sudbury is a town filled with heritage, boasting fine examples of Georgian, Victorian and medieval timber-framed architecture. It's also home to a wealth of pubs, coffee shops, wine bars, restaurants and takeaways. There is a twice-weekly town market and occasional French or Italian markets held on a Sunday. You can also enjoy live music, films, art exhibitions and plays at the wonderful Quay Theatre.

Living at Woodland Rise means you'll be surrounded by countryside so beautiful it inspired great works by famous artists, Gainsborough and Constable. Just a short walk from the development lies Cornard Country Park, a nature reserve near the banks of the River Stour where you can enjoy miles of pathways meandering through wildflower meadows and woodland.

Fantastic leisure facilities nearby…

If you enjoy keeping fit, the Great Cornard Sports Centre, sited on the Thomas Gainsborough School site, has a great range of facilities, including a gym, sports hall, a floodlit 3G pitch and, to cool off in the warmer months, an outdoor swimming pool. There's also the Kingfisher Leisure Centre, located in Sudbury town centre, which has a modern gym, leisure pool, children's play centre and a cafe.

The local schools are well-respected with secondary education provided by Thomas Gainsborough School, which also houses the library and theatre. Primary schools nearby include the Ofsted ‘Good' Wells Hall Community Primary School and Pot Kiln Primary School. All this, along with the fantastic range of local amenities, great transport links and stunning modern houses means Woodland Rise could be your ideal place to call home.

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Carsons Drive, Great Cornard, Sudbury, CO10

Opening hours

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

Local Information

Transport Links

You'll be well connected...

Travel is easy from Woodland Rise as you're less than 2 miles from Sudbury train station with its speedy links to Colchester, Ipswich and Norwich. London Liverpool Street can be reached in approximately 1 hour 11 minutes with 1 change needed at Marks Tey train station.

Sudbury is served by the A131 which runs south to Braintree and Chelmsford, and north to Bury St Edmunds. To the east, the Suffolk coastal towns of Felixstowe and Aldeburgh can be reached in approximately 1 hour; for family fun days by the seaside. For travel further afield, Stansted Airport has a vast array of national and international destinations and can be reached by car in about an hour.

Approximate travel distance by car to:

  • Sudbury: 2.3 miles
  • Colchester: 14 miles
  • Bury St Edmunds: 18 miles
  • Ipswich: 19 miles
  • Chelmsford: 32 miles
  • Stansted Airport: 35 miles
  • Cambridge: 38 miles

Nearest stations:

National Train Station logo Sudbury (1.1 miles)
National Train Station logo Bures (4.1 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.

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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.

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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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