Persimmon - Speckled Wood,
A perfectly positioned development in the beautiful, historic city of Carlisle
Named after a British butterfly, Speckled Wood is a collection of new homes ideally located on the edge of the historic city of Carlisle. This fantastic development of two, three, four and five bedroom homes together with two bedroom apartments is perfect for first time buyers, growing families and those looking to take the next step up the housing ladder.
- Mix of 2,3,4 and 5 bedroom homes
- Easy access to junction 42 of the M6 motorway
- Fantastic views over the Cumbrian fells
- Carlisle train station just a short distance away
- Located on the edge of Carlisle with easy access to both countryside and the city centre
- Great choice of schooling nearby for children of all ages
- Good range of local amenities
- 2 year Persimmon Homes builders warranty
- 10 year news home warranty
The most northerly city in Cumbria, the historic university city of Carlisle boasts a small population yet a large land area. With its wonderful array of shops, restaurants and bars, breath-taking scenery and many historic sites, the city is a vibrant cosmopolitan hub.
Situated on the southern edge of the city, Speckled Wood is perfectly positioned so that you can enjoy the tranquility of a semi-rural location and yet also be close to the vibrant lifestyle a city has to offer.
With a range of schools, leisure facilities and supermarkets within easy reach, Speckled Wood is ideal for families. The development is also conveniently placed for commuters as Junction 42 of the M6 is less than a mile away.
There's plenty to do in the local area…
Owning a home at Speckled Wood means you will be able to enjoy Carlisle's many attractions. Carlisle is well known as a roman settlement with its famous forts of Hadrian's Wall. This bustling city is a sought-after location for house buyers and offers plenty to do in the local area. Tourist attractions include Carlisle Castle, Cumbria's Museum of Military Life, Carlisle Cathedral, The Watchtree Nature Reserve, and Carlisle Racecourse.
Offering 12 different house styles, from the stylish two bedroom apartments to the roomy five bedroom Winster, there really is a home at Speckled Wood to suit everyone. With its superb location, excellent range of amenities on your doorstep and fantastic transport links, the development is a great place to call home.
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There is a multitude of things to see and do in Carlisle. The city offers:
- A Vue cinema
- Bowling alley
- Two golf clubs
- The Urban Adventure high ropes
- The Pools Swimming and Health Centre
- Eden Rock Climbing Wall
- An ice rink
- Lazer Quest
- The Sands Centre- a leisure & entertainment venue offering live entertainment, gym & exercise facilities, a sports hall and climbing wall.
You can also meander through Solway Firth salt marshes and dunes, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
The Lanes Shopping Centre in Carlisle is the largest shopping destination in Cumbria and The Borders. It has over 50 different High Street stores.
Gretna Green, the gateway to Scotland, is approximately 16 miles away, offering a vast choice of retail therapy at the Gretna Gateway
You'll be well connected...
Speckled Wood is conveniently placed less than a mile from junction 42 of the M6, which links Manchester to the south and Carlisle to the north. The Lake District, Yorkshire, Humberside and the North Pennines are all easily accessible via great road links including the A7, A595, A689, A69 and adjoining motorways.
The development also enjoys good train links from Carlisle station, just 2.1 miles away, which offers regular services to Glasgow, Edinburgh and direct to London Euston, with many major destinations in between. There are also excellent links by train and the A69 to Newcastle, the Metrocentre at Gateshead and the East coast.
From Junction 42 on the M6, proceed down
London Road for approximately 1 mile.
Then take a right hand turn onto Cumwhinton Road.
In approximately 1 mile, the development will be on the right, just past the mini roundabout.
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.