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Kingswood Heath, Colchester, 7 miles away - Click here to find out more.

Oakwood Hill, Halstead, 18.5 miles away - Click here to find out more.

Bloor Homes at Boreham, 22 miles away - Click here to find out more.

Rowhedge Wharf is a stunning waterfront development, in the beautiful area of Rowhedge, just five miles from Colchester. Set above the banks of the River Colne, the new homes on this exclusive development benefit from a unique landscape setting and beautiful river views towards Wivenhoe.

Location - Rowhedge Wharf is just five miles from Colchester, and offers a wide range of superior waterfront homes designed to accommodate a variety of lifestyles. The architecture at Rowhedge Wharf is inspired by local heritage with some modern influences, ensuring the development fits in with its surroundings.

Amenities - Situated on a former quay, the development is surrounded by natural beauty, and benefits from spectacular long distance views of the River Colne, Roman River and the charming village of Wivenhoe. Accessed by a tree lined avenue, Rowhedge Wharf gives the impression of an exclusive community, yet is within easy reach of Rowhedge’s historic high street. Amenities here include a GP surgery, primary school, Co-op, post office, two pubs, and a village hall - ensuring all of your everyday needs are met.

Lifestyle - Rowhedge Wharf has the perfect balance of a unique landscape setting and comfortable, contemporary living. The thriving town of Colchester is a fifteen-minute drive away, boasting two railway stations with connections to London, and easy access to the A12 for journeys across Essex and into Suffolk. The town centre offers a comprehensive mix of supermarkets, high street retailers and restaurants, as well as a vibrant nightlife including two theatres and a cinema.

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Reserve at Rowhedge Wharf in the early stages of construction and have the freedom to personalise the finishes of your new kitchen, bathroom and en suite using our unique and comprehensive range.

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Site Plan

Explore the Rowhedge Wharf development using our interactive site plan

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The Area Rowhedge, Colchester in Essex


Rowhedge benefits from plenty of open space and walking routes. As part of the Rowhedge Wharf development, the waterfront area is undergoing a huge regeneration project including a new river walkway, offering stunning views of the River Colne and Wivenhoe.

Rowhedge Wharf is also conveniently located to both the centre of Colchester and a main commuter route junction. Colchester is a vibrant and historic town only 3 miles away from Rowhedge, while just 6 miles away is the A12 / A120 junction, which provides easy access to Chelmsford, Braintree and Stansted Airport. 

Houses for sale in Rowhedge benefit from some great public transport links, both locally and further afield. A regular bus service runs from Rowhedge to the centre of Colchester, where the main train station is located. From here, direct trains of around 50 minutes run into London Liverpool Street. Marks Tey station is just over a 20-minute drive from Rowhedge Wharf, also offering a direct service into central London, calling at Witham, Chelmsford and Stratford. 

Located at the end of Rowhedge’s historic high street, Rowhedge Wharf is well placed to enjoy the wide range of village amenities. The thriving local community includes a doctor’s surgery, primary school, Co-op with Post Office, convenience store, two pubs and a village hall. A visit to Colchester’s town centre will provide a wider range of attractions and museums. There are also 3 shopping centres featuring recognised names such as Debenhams, W H Smith, Boots Fenwick’s department store and a range of independent shops, cafés and eateries. 

Colchester Zoo is a short distance from the centre of Colchester. Based over 60 acres with more than 250 species of animal, it’s a great day out for all the family. Rowhedge is within 5 miles of several primary and secondary schools.



When you buy a Bloor home we want it to be your home, that's why we offer industry leading fixtures and fittings as standard, leaving you to just sit back, relax and enjoy your new home.

Welcome to your

New Home Specification

The Bloor Homes Difference

Buying a new Bloor home eliminates many of your worries as there will be no renovations or repairs to do, giving you more time to spend with your family and friends.

You can also relax, safe in the knowledge that your new home is designed & built to adhere to superior building standards. These standards relate to every aspect of the property, including structure, heat loss, ventilation, sound insulation, electrical and fire safety.

Along with your new home coming with a 10 year warranty and 2 years builders guarantee, your fantastic property is also finished with the following features outlined below as standard.

It's our excellent attention to detail, combined with brilliant design and highly competitive prices that continue to make us one of the UK's largest privately owned house builders. Furthermore, our reputation for high quality services makes us justifiably proud of our success, something that is backed up by the array of awards we have received for our homes.


Fully fitted quality Symphony kitchens with worktops and matching laminate up-stand and internal drawer system. Also including boiler housing (where applicable)

More choice for you...

What's more, you will also be able to select your kitchen units, worktops and glass splashbacks from the range shown. (Subject to stage of construction)

Carron Phoenix granite effect Jet Black 1.5 bowl sink complete with Carron Phoenix tap to Kitchen  

Carron Phoenix stainless single bowl sink complete with Carron Phoenix tap to Utility (where applicable)

Bosch kitchen appliances:  

Electric hob
Single electric oven  (1, 2 & 3 bed properties)  
Double electric oven  (4 & 5 bed properties and 2.5 storey properties)
Fully integrated fridge / freezer

Contemporary style cooker hood

LED strip under-cupboard lighting to kitchen

Fitted wardrobes to:

Master bedroom (3, 4 & 5 bed properties)

Wardrobes Finished with silver mirrored door fronts and silver framing (3, 4 & 5 bed properties)

Brand new means just that, it's all yours. A blank canvas for you to put your own style on from day one. Buying a used home sometimes means you have to put up with the previous owner's decor. Everything in a Bloor homes is neutral and ready for you to make your mark.

Roca 'The Gap' contemporary style white sanitary ware (Roca 'Seville' bath) with complementing Hansgrohe chrome fittings

Ideal Standard metallic shower enclosure complete with Hansgrohe shower to en suite (and bathrooms where applicable)

White heated towel rail (thermostatic) to bathroom and master bedroom en suite 

Porcelanosa ceramic wall tiling
‘Standard Tiled Areas’ fitted as follows:  

Bathrooms and en suites: Generally half height tiling around bath and behind sanitary ware with full height tiling to shower enclosure

Cloakrooms: Splash-back tiling behind basin  

More choice for you....
Take your pick from a fantastic range of Porcelanosa tile designs that are on display for you in the Sales Centre. (Subject to stage of construction)

Internal Finishes

Internal walls and ceilings finished in matt emulsion

Painted MDF window boards throughout, except to bathrooms where tiling is included

Chamfered skirting board - 119mm x 18mm

Chamfered architrave - 69mm x 18mm

Painted five vertical panel internal doors complete with chrome ironmongery

Oak handrail with all other components finished in white


Green Lighting White downlighters to: Kitchen, bathroom and en suites

Pendant light fittings to all other locations


Deta White light switches and sockets, fitted as follows:

Living room: Loungeplate containing: 2 double sockets, TV point*, Telephone point (master) and data point (subject to fibre service) and two additional double sockets

Dining room: Two double sockets

Family room: TV point* with adjacent double socket

Study: Two double sockets

Hall: One double socket

Kitchen: Central appliance switching, cooker control panel, three double sockets and two low-level sockets for appliances

Utility: Low-level sockets for appliances and one double socket

Landing: One double socket

Master bedroom: Two double sockets (behind bed), Data plate containing TV point* and Data point (subject to fibre service) and one additional double socket

Other double bedrooms: Two double sockets (behind bed) with one additional double socket

Single bedrooms: Two double sockets 

Bathroom: Shaver socket

Garage: One double socket with batten light fitting (to integral and attached garages only, also included within detached garages to properties over 1500sq ft)

Deta mains operated doorbell and smoke alarms


Energy efficient boilers fitted, with an energy rating of A.

Saving you money and the environment....

All of our boilers meet and exceed the latest European standards for safety, energy efficiency, emissions and water bye laws. With additional heating and hot water controls, they improve the overall performance of the heating system, saving you money & reducing your carbon footprint.

Energy efficient gas fired central heating with compact radiators including top and side covers (subject to gas supply)

External Finishes

Turfed front garden

Paved area to rear garden using buff paving slabs  

1.8m high timber post and panel divisional fencing with Closeboard fencing to all external boundaries


High performance front door sets

Sealed double glazed windows throughout

Green Lighting motion sensitive (PIR) light fitting to the front of the property

Hormann steel manually operated garage door (where applicable)



†All times and distances are approximate values taken from Google Maps. Please be aware these are subject to slight variation.

*Help to Buy, Part Exchange and all Bloor Homes’ incentives and schemes are subject to terms and conditions and are available on selected developments and selected plots only. Help to Buy is only available on developments in England, up to the value of £600,000 subject to contract, status and eligibility. Please speak to our sales team for further details.

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