Welcome to Cottage Farm, Oadby

Located on the outskirts of Leicester and just 5 miles from the centre, Cottage Farm is a superbly designed collection of 3 & 4 bedroom houses for sale in Oadby. Ideal for every kind of homebuyer to call home, at Cottage Farm you can enjoy the benefits of a charming town, excellent transport links and good local amenities right on your doorstep.

We are a 5 Star Builder - Since 1969, we've always gone above and beyond for our customers. We do this by caring for you as much as we care about crafting the finest homes. Which is why 93% of our customers would recommend us.

We are committing over £810,000 towards the local area - Our neighbourhood contributions include: £613,000 towards Education, £138,000 towards Transport & Highway Improvements, £53,000 towards Policing and £9,000 towards Libraries.

    SHOWHOMES AVAILABLE TO VIEW AT COTTAGE FARM

    • The Studland - 3 bedroom semi-detached home
    • The Houghton - 4 bedroom detached home

    • WHY BUY AT COTTAGE FARM

      Oadby is famed for being the home of Leicester Racecourse and is a thriving town offering a wealth of shops, including convenience stores, Sainsbury’s, Waitrose and an M&S Foodhall for your weekly shop - all less than a ten-minute drive away. The Parade is home to well-known shopping names, alongside banks, a post office, dentist, doctors’ surgeries and much more. Oadby also offers a wonderful choice of places to eat including restaurants, takeaways, pubs and cafés.

      Living at Cottage Farm means you will never need to go far to find everything you could need and want, now and in the future. And at the end of each day, you’ve got your superb new Bloor home to come home to.

      Perfectly located, carefully constructed and thoughtfully designed - that’s the Bloor difference. From raised ceilings and handcrafted entrances to cleverly designed utility spaces and storage areas, you will find characterful finishes throughout and a high specification included as standard. What’s more, all our homes are fitted with the latest heating systems, double glazing and insulation resulting in lower energy bills, plus a blank canvas for you to stamp your personality on.

      Choosing a new Bloor home at Cottage Farm will mean you can enjoy a superior living experience like no other.

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Site Plan

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Location

The Area Oadby in Leicestershire

Our wonderful collection of 3 & 4 bedroom new houses in Oadby is the perfect opportunity for you to discover living close to a vibrant and diverse city, but with all the benefits of good local amenities, schools and excellent transport links. Cottage Farm has been designed to offer residents everything they need within easy reach, and we believe a new home here is just what you have been looking for.

Things to do in and around Oadby
Cottage Farm is perfectly located for all the amenities offered by Oadby. Within a short distance of home are a Sainsbury’s (with a pharmacy), an Argos, a medical centre and the popular Oadby Owl pub. Further into town you will find a greater range of shops and services, including banks, a post office, cafes, a library and a small selection of high street and independent names. Of course, you may simply want to enjoy the open space available to you close to town, so you can head to Ellis Park or Coombe Park easily. And for any sports enthusiasts, Glen Gorse Golf Club can be reached in 5 minutes by car, or if you prefer to watch sports rather than take part, Leicester Racecourse is between Oadby and the city itself. 
 
Just 5 miles north of Cottage Farm is the popular and bustling city of Leicester. There are plenty of things to see, do and experience here. The Highcross Shopping Centre is full of well-known high street names, including Debenhams and John Lewis, as well as a choice of chain restaurants and cafes. There is also a multiscreen cinema and a large gym. Outside the centre, you will find a further range of places to eat and drink, as well as theatres, live music venues and an increasingly-popular escape room, if you want to experience something a little different. 
 
Leicester is also a city full of history. Now famed for its discovery of King Richard III’s remains in 2012, there is a lot to learn about the monarch, with a statue and a visitor centre in the city. Further history can be found in Jewry Wall Museum, which details more about the archaeology of Leicester. 
 
Transport in and around Oadby
Commuters will appreciate the excellent transport links close to these new houses for sale in Oadby. The A6 runs directly past the town and allows for direct journeys to Leicester (18 minutes), Market Harborough (20 minutes) and Kettering (30 minutes). The M1 can also be accessed in around 20 minutes, and provides routes for a host of locations north and south.
 
Leicester train station is around 5 miles from Cottage Farm, and provides regular services to Rugby (33 minutes), Nottingham (30 minutes), Birmingham New Street (50 minutes) and London St Pancras (1 hour 9 minutes). 
 
Schools and education in Oadby
Those with children have a great choice of schools close by. Oadby benefits from having a number of Ofsted-rated ‘Outstanding’ and ‘Good’ schools for all ages. Two ‘Good’ nursery schools - Blueberry Bush Day Nursery and St George’s Nursery School - are within a mile of home. For primary-age children, Launde Primary is a mile away, while Langmoor Primary is 1.5 miles from home; both schools are rated ‘Outstanding’. And for older students, the ‘Outstanding’ Gartree High School is 1.1 miles away, with Manor High School (‘Good’) is around 1.3 miles.

DISCOVER THE BLOOR DIFFERENCE

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.

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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.
Award winning properties...

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.

 
Kitchens

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 and worktops 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  

Fully fitted quality Symphony base unit with worktop and matching laminate up-stand to Utility (where applicable)

Fully integrated 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) 
Chimney style cooker hood

Symphony stainless steel splashback behind the hob

 
Bedrooms
Fitted wardrobes to master bedroom. Finished with silver mirrored door fronts and silver framing (3, 4 & 5 bed properties)
Bathrooms

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

Metallic shower enclosure complete with Hansgrohe shower to en suite (and bathrooms where applicable)

White heated towel rail (thermostatic) to bathroom 

Ceramic wall tiling
‘Standard Tiled Areas’ fitted as follows:  

Bathrooms and en suites:
Generally 2 course of tiling around bath,  splash-back tiling behind basin and full height tiling to shower enclosure

Cloakrooms: Splash-back tiling behind basin  

More choice for you....
Take your pick from a fantastic range of 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 - 94mm x 18mm

Chamfered architrave - 57mm x 18mm

6 panel white painted internal doors complete with chrome ironmongery

Staircases
Ash handrail with all other components finished in white

 
Lighting

Green Lighting White downlighters to kitchen (also included in bathroom and en suites on selected plots, please see a Sales Advisor for further details)

Pendant light fittings to all other locations

Electrical
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 socket

Landing: One double socket

Master bedroom: 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
Heating

Energy efficient gas boilers achieving over 88% efficiency under the SEDBUK 2009 rating system (subject to gas supply)

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

Security

High performance front door sets

Sealed double glazed windows throughout

Fitted wiring provided for external light fitting(s)

Hormann steel manually operated garage door (where applicable)

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*Help to Buy price represents 80% of the purchase price. 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.

*Part Exchange, Help to Buy and all Bloor Homes’ incentives and schemes are subject to terms and conditions and are available on selected developments and selected plots only. Please speak to our sales team for further details.