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Oakland Heights by Persimmon Homes

Upper Anstey Lane, Alton, GU34

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Oakland Heights

Make the most of modern living in a stunning rural setting

Set on the edge of a valley in East Hampshire, just minutes from the charming market town of Alton, Oakland Heights is a collection of 138 beautifully-designed new homes. House styles include a desirable range of two, three, four and five bedroom designs to suit first-time buyers, growing families and those looking to downsize.

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

  • Historic market town location

  • Close to Alton train station with services to London Waterloo

  • Schools, colleges and universities nearby

  • Good local amenities within walking distance

Located just over 10 miles south of Basingstoke and on the northern outskirts of the South Downs National Park, our new development in Alton is ideally placed to make the most of the area's excellent amenities as well as the rolling hills of the great outdoors.

Oakland Heights is nestled on the northern reaches of the town, enjoying easy access to the town centre with its regular Tuesday market selling delicious local produce, charming boutique stores and well-known high street favourites. There's also a Waitrose, Sainsbury's and a Tesco Express just a short distance away – perfect for your weekly shop.

Lots to do in the local area

Living in Alton means you'll be spoilt for choice when it comes to finding fun things to do. Beautiful Hampshire countryside surrounds Alton, with the South Downs as well as the Hampshire Downs easily accessible for you to explore. For indoor fun, take in a film at The Palace Cinema, see a show at Holybourne Theatre or visit the Allen Gallery – an art gallery which houses a large, permanent ceramics collection as well as pop-up exhibitions.

Other popular pastimes in the area include a trip on 'The Watercress Line', a restored steam railway running between Alton and New Alresford, named after the fresh watercress it used to transport to London. Alton is also well-known for its links to Jane Austin, as the famous author once lived in nearby Chawton and often shopped in Alton. The house where she wrote her most famous works including Pride and Prejudice and Emma, has been restored into a museum dedicated to her life.

A family friendly town…

This bustling market town is popular with families because of its fantastic amenities and excellent schools which include Wootey and Anstey Junior Schools plus the Eggar's School and Amery Hill secondary school - all of which are within easy reach.This, together with its historic charm, beautiful surrounding countryside and good access to road links, means Oakland Heights could be perfect place to call home.

Arrange an appointment now for further information on this fantastic development.

  1. Choice of 2, 3, 4, and 5 bedroom homes
  2. Historic market town location
  3. Good local amenities within walking distance
  4. Close to Alton train station with services to London Waterloo



Upper Anstey Lane, Alton, GU34

Opening hours

Monday 11am - 5pm, Tuesday Closed, Wednesday Closed, Thursday 11am - 6pm, Friday 11am - 6pm, Saturday 11am - 6pm, Sunday 11am - 6pm,

Local Information

Local Shopping

Less than a mile from Oakland Heights is a Tesco Express supermarket, ideal for easy daily shopping. Further into Alton town centre you'll find a Waitrose and Sainsbury's supermarkets, many high street stores and a variety of regular traditional markets. Alton high street is home to regular farmers' markets and craft markets for quality local produce and unique, handmade goods.



Alton's healthcare facilities include local surgeries and the Royal Hampshire County Hospital in Winchester.

Transport Links

You'll be well connected…

Alton enjoys convenient transport links with the town's train station, just over 1 mile from Oakland Heights, from where London (Waterloo) can be reached in just over an hour. Basingstoke, Petersfield, Winchester and Guildford are easily reachable by car.

There's a frequent bus service in and around Alton with various stops throughout the town. And, for travel further afield, nearby Portsmouth and Southampton ports offer ferry crossings to the Isle of Wight and Europe. Southampton airport is also easily accessible with its wide choice of national and international destinations.

Approximate travel distance by car to:

Alton train station: 1.6 miles

Basingstoke: 10.3

Petersfield: 16.9 miles

Winchester: 20.6

Guildford: 21.1 miles

Southampton airport: 31.2 miles

Southampton: 32 miles

London city centre: 53.4 miles

Nearest stations:

National Train Station logo Alton (1.3 miles)
National Train Station logo Bentley (4.8 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.

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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Call us on 01420 614012 or fill in the contact form below.

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