Persimmon - Mercians Place, B79

Prices from £219,995 to £319,995

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Find your perfect new home at Mercians Place

Mercians Place is our new collection of homes in the market town of Tamworth, Staffordshire, located 14 miles north-east of Birmingham. The development will offer a choice of two, three and four bedroom homes, ideal for first time buyers, those looking to downsize or in need of more room for a growing family.

  • Choice of 2,3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • Attractive, historic town centre
  • Easy commuting to Birmingham
  • Great choice of local primary and secondary schools

Once the ancient capital of the Kingdom of Mercia the historic town of Tamworth takes its name from the River Tame, which flows through the southern reaches of the town. Mercians Place, named to reflect the area's rich past, can be found to the north of the town, nestled close to open farmland, yet within easy reach of the town centre.

Lots to do in the local area...

Buying a new home at Mercians Place means you'll be close to an impressive choice of historical sites such as Tamworth Castle with its attractive moat and gardens. There's a wealth of local attractions such as Thomas Land, the famous Drayton Manor theme park, Twycross Zoo and the SnowDome; a real snow indoor ski slope. It's also a great base from which to explore Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwick, Birmingham, Lichfield and the Peak District.

For your everyday necessities, the development is within walking distance of Coton Green Post Office, as well as a local newsagent and shop. For more choice there's a large ASDA as well as Ventura Park a short distance away, which offers a wide range of retail outlets. The town centre has a good selection of high street stores, including the Ankerside Shopping Centre. Plus Tamworth Old Town is filled with a choice of independent stores and boutiques. Birmingham is also easily-accessible with it vast array of excellent city centre shops as well as the impressive Bull Ring.

Good selection of local schools

Families with children will be pleased to know there are a number of well respected primary and secondary schools close to the development including Coton Green Primary School, St Elizabeth's Catholic Primary School, Lark Hall Infant & Nursery Academy, Flax Hill Junior Academy and The Rawlett School. All this together with the great transport links, proximity to beautiful Staffordshire countryside and range of modern new homes means Mercians Place could be perfect for you.

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The development is within a 5 mile radius of:

  • Drayton Manor
  • SnowDome
  • Wiggington Park
  • Tamworth Castle


Mercians Place is within walking distance of Coton Green Post Office, as well as a local newsagent and shop.

For more choice there's a large ASDA and Ventura Park, which offers a wide range of retail outlets, a short distance away.

There is even a local, traditional butcher - Smith and Ellis - a short car journey from the development.


Tamworth enjoys excellent road connections with the A5 to the south of the town linking to the M42 and M6 (Toll). The nearest train station is Tamworth which is approximately 2 miles from Mercians Place and offers a wide range of train services. Birmingham New Street can be reached in 16 minutes, while London and Liverpool are both around an hour and a half.

There is also an excellent local bus service and for journeys further afield, Birmingham International Airport is approximately 17 miles away.

Approximate travel distance by car to:

Tamworth train station: 2 miles

Lichfield: 6.2 miles

Sutton Coldfield: 8.5 miles

Birmingham: 17 miles

Coventry: 26.6 miles

Leicester: 31.2 miles


Mercians Place is close to both a medical and dental practice. The nearest hospital - Sir Robert Peel Community Hospital - is approximately 4 miles away.


Images depict typical Persimmon Homes house type. All room dimensions are subject to +/- 50mm tolerance. This information is for guidance only and does not form any part of any contract or constitute a warranty. All information correct at time of publication and is subject to change. Please check specification by contacting the development directly.