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Mintons Wood by Persimmon Homes

Shelton New Road, Basford, Stoke-On-Trent, ST4

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Mintons Wood

Make yourself at home in The Potteries

Appealing to first-time buyers through to growing families and downsizers, Mintons Wood is a new collection of two, three and four bedroom homes in the popular city of Stoke-on-Trent.

  • Fantastic transport links by road and rail
  • An excellent choice of local schooling
  • Plenty of attractions in Stoke-on-Trent
  • A range of 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • Numerous leisure facilities and local amenities

Famous for pottery and with a rich industrial history, living in Stoke-on-Trent means you'll always have plenty to do. Affectionately known as ‘The Potteries' it's no surprise that there's an array of visitor attractions, including award-winning museums, authentic factory tours and over 25 pottery factory shops.

Enjoy family days out

Less than 5 miles from Mintons Wood is Trentham Gardens providing a fantastic family day out. The beautiful estate boasts a stunning circular lake walk; woodlands; a fairy trail; and adventure playground, where the little ones can tackle an assault course, explore the ‘hide and speak' maze, or take a leap on the zip wire. Also at the Trentham Estate is the brilliant Monkey Forest, where you can actually walk amongst 160 monkeys, and the Trentham Shopping Village, which is home to 60 shops, restaurants and cafes.

In terms of leisure facilities, Mintons Wood is only two miles from Etruria, a suburb of Stoke-on-Trent that features various shopping outlets; an ODEON cinema; bowling; a lakeside Toby Carvery; and Waterworld – the UK's number one indoor tropical aqua park.

Plenty of amenities nearby

For local amenities, the nearest shopping centre can be found in the established old town centre of Newcastle-under-Lyme, which is only 1.5 miles away. There are also a number of large supermarkets nearby for day-to-day grocery shopping. Convenience stores such as Co-op and Tesco express are located off Hartshill Road.

Families will be pleased to know that Mintons Wood offers an excellent range of schools within walking distance. There's Harpfield Primary School (0.2 miles), St Thomas Catholic Primary School (0.7 miles) or The Willows Primary School (1.2 miles). For independent schooling, Newcastle-under-Lyme School is less than a 10-minute walk away and offers education from nursery to sixth form. Other secondary schools include Wolstanton High School and Thistley Hough Academy, both less than two miles away.

Mintons Wood is proud to offer a wide variety of homes to suit all budgets and circumstances, and we look forward to helping you choose your new home soon.

Make an appointment now to come and visit this development.

  1. Fantastic transport links by road and rail
  2. An excellent choice of local schooling
  3. Plenty of attractions in Stoke-on-Trent
  4. A range of 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes

Site Plan




Shelton New Road, Basford, Stoke-On-Trent, ST4

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

Stoke-on-Trent has a wealth of leisure facilities and sporting clubs such as football, rugby and hockey. The site is only 2 miles from Etruria Village which features various shopping outlets, it also hosts Waterworld swimming pool and activity centre.

Local Shopping

The nearest shopping centre is found in the established old town centre of Newcastle-under-Lyme, which is only 1.5 miles away from the site. There are a number of large supermarkets nearby for the day-to-day necessities.

You are only 2 miles from Hanley shopping centre, known know as Intu Potteries Shopping Centre. Convenience stores are also located off Hartshill Road, such as the Co-op and Tesco express.


Primary Schools are within walking distance of the proposed site with Harpfield Primary School, St Thomas Catholic Primary School or The Willows.

Secondary education is provided by Newcastle-under-Lyme School, an independent prep school, Wolstanton High School and Thistley Hough Academy.


There are many health facilities in proximity of the development such as Hartshill Medical Centre, Miller Street Surgery, Liverpool Road Dental Practice and Royal Stoke University Hospital.

Transport Links

Mintons Wood boasts fantastic commuter links. Stoke-on-Trent is less than an hour from Manchester, Liverpool and Birmingham, and an hour and a half from London Euston by rail. Stoke-on-Trent railway station is less than 2 miles from Mintons Wood and on the Stafford to Manchester branch of the West Coast Main Line.

The A500 D road gives excellent access to the M6 motorway to the North at J16, or South at J15. Bus routes to the centre of Newcastle or Hanley are also accessed off New Shelton Road.

Approximate travel distance by car to:

Newcastle-under-Lyme: 1.5 miles

Etruria: 1.7 miles

Stoke-on-Trent railway station: 1.8 miles

Hanley: 2.1 miles

Crewe: 13.8 miles

Stafford: 18.0 miles

Nearest stations:

National Train Station logo Stoke-on-Trent (1.0 miles)
National Train Station logo Longport (2.0 miles)
National Train Station logo Longton (3.2 miles)

Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

Driving directions

If you are proceeding though Stoke-on-Trent on the A500 D Road, take the exit signposted Newcastle A52 Shelton New Road. When you reach that, turn left and the site will be found immediately on your left-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.

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