With less than 20 days to go until Christmas, shops are packed full of busy buyers stocking up on their presents. As a nation that loves the festive period, new research by Amazon has revealed the average Brit will spend 882 hours of their adult life Christmas shopping[i]. For an irresistible selection of stores, festive markets and a cathedral, Canterbury is the place to be this Christmas. Located less than three miles from the thriving city centre, residents will be well placed at Millwood Designer Homes’ popular development Polo Field.
Situated between Canterbury and the picturesque village of Littlebourne, the beautiful collection of new properties provides the perfect base for commuters, families and downsizers alike. Polo Field residents will be spoilt for choice with a major retail shopping centre close by including Whitefriars Square, which offers a selection of independent shops, high-street retailers, super-stores as well as the renowned Christmas market.
Philip Brown, Sales Director at Millwood Designer Homes, comments: “The vibrant community in and around Canterbury makes this a popular destination for buyers moving to Kent. At this time of year, the fun festivities create a great atmosphere for families and offer an extensive range of shopping facilities, available throughout the year. We are delighted to offer an exclusive collection of homes, perfect for modern living at Polo Field, and encourage potential purchasers to visit the newly dressed show home, to experience the magic this holiday season.”
The new release of homes, plots one to five at Polo Field, comprise a selection of striking three and four bedroom semi-detached and detached properties, each with a single garage. Creating a beautiful street scene, each home features traditional exteriors, including reclaimed brickwork and Cape Cod timber cladding, whilst offering light and spacious accommodation for modern living. Internally, homes benefit from open plan dining and living areas, some complete with a traditional Inglenook fireplace. The high specification comes as standard and includes fully integrated kitchen appliances such as electric ovens, fridge/freezer, dishwasher and induction hob. Master bedrooms come complete with contemporary en suite bathrooms and fitted wardrobes.
Providing residents with leisure opportunities all year round, Polo Field is located within close proximity to a variety of leisure opportunities. For arts lovers, The Marlowe Theatre is a 15-minute drive away. Known as one of the best pantomimes in the country, the fantastic annual pantomime this year is ‘Cinderella’.
Conveniently situated for commuters, trains from Canterbury West arrive into London St Pancras in under an hour, and London Victoria and Charing Cross in approximately ninety minutes. There are frequent bus services within the surrounding area, and the proximity of the A2 and M2 make connecting to the rest of the country stress-free. The Channel ports, tunnel and Ashford International Station are no more than 30 minutes away.
Prices at Polo Field start from £450,000, for a three-bedroom home with single garage. Help to Buy is available on selected plots. For more information please visit www.millwooddesignerhomes.co.uk or call the sales team on 01227 490227.