SHARED OWNERSHIP AT SHOPWYKE LAKES, CHICHESTER
Located in Chichester, Shopwyke Lakes is a new development of new homes ideal for first time buyers.
WHERE IS SHOPWYKE LAKES?
Shopwyke Lakes is our new development located on the edge of Chichester. It’s incredibly convenient for city life, but there are also excellent amenities close by include a Sainsbury’s superstore as well as Portfield Retail Park.
You may have thought a home in Chichester would be prohibitive in such a competitive market, but our homes in Chichester are all for sale under our smart, simple shared ownership scheme.
There are no catches – you just buy an affordable share, pay rent on the remaining amount and increase your shares as your finances permit. It allows you to get your foot on the property ladder much more easily than buying outright. You can learn more here, or just call us and we’ll be happy to answer your questions.
WHAT TO DO IN CHICHESTER
Chichester is a beautiful and vibrant city in West Sussex, known for its attractive old streets and fabulous theatre. Chichester Cathedral was founded in the 11th century with its spire being built from local stone, which unfortunately needed to be rebuilt after it collapsed during the 19th century.
A choice and variety of schools are within a short distance from the development with Chichester college just under 2 miles away. Portfield Primary Academy, The March C of E Primary school, Westbourne House school, Woodpecker Day nursery and a local pre-school are just under 1 mile from the development too, making it perfect for growing families.
By road, Bognor Regis is just 15 minutes away and easy access to the A27 connects you quickly to Brighton, Portsmouth, Southampton, and the New Forest, as well as to London via the A3(M).
Chichester train station provides direct rail services to Portsmouth, Bognor and Arundel in under half an hour, while Brighton and Southampton can be reached in less than an hour. Services to London Victoria and London Waterloo take around 1 hour 30 minutes and 1 hour 45 minutes respectively.
Where to go in Chichester
Chichester won’t leave you looking for something to do. The cathedral city of Chichester is the perfect place to immerse yourself in history. With its almost-intact Roman city walls, there’s so much waiting to be explored. Maybe art is your passion? Chichester has several galleries and one of the UK’s flagship regional theatres: the Chichester Festival Theatre. Perhaps you like to get behind the local sports team? You’ll have a few sports to pick from, Chichester City football club or Chichester RFC – why not cheer on the local team?
Claim to fame alert! Astronaut Tim Peake was born in Chichester in 1972 and later attended Chichester High School for boys. He went on and became the first official British astronaut to walk in space!
MAKE AN ASTER HOME; YOUR HOME!
Are you looking to get on the property ladder with shared ownership in Chichester? Contact us today!
Our aim at Aster is to find you a home, not just a house – and with our fab shared ownership approach, you can find a home in a lovely location that may otherwise be out of your reach, just get in touch!
So if you’re ready to find out more about our houses for sale in Sussex, on the Shopwyke Lakes development in Chichester, get in touch with me, Louise, and I’ll be delighted to help. As your local expert, just ring or fill in the form below and I’ll answer all your questions.
* Please note that you will require a local connection to Chichester District Council to apply for these homes