A bustling historic market town with a proud industrial heritage - a great location for living the good life! Leyland’s past reveals a rich seam of England’s history and today this bustling town proudly displays its heritage for all to see. Stroll around the town centre and you’ll discover Leyland Cross, a fine Saxon edifice; the British Commercial Vehicle Museum commemorates Leyland’s past role as manufacturer of Leyland trucks and buses - and at magnificent 150 acre Worden Park, you’ll find beautiful historic ornamental gardens and wide open green spaces.
Leyland town centre offers an array of local shopping experiences plus the vibrant and bustling Leyland Market which is open every Tuesday, Friday and Saturday and provides a wide variety of stalls to browse. Also conveniently located are a range of supermarkets and other major retailers. Leyland’s academic institutions have good reputations and there are several high schools, a technology college plus a sports college; in addition, Runshaw College has been awarded Ofsted’s highest accolade.
Local transport links are excellent; Leyland railway station is on the West Coast line, with fast links to Preston, Lancaster and Wigan, plus onward connections to Crewe and London Euston. Just minutes away, the M6 puts you within easy reach of the whole of the North West, with the Lancashire coast, the Trough of Bowland and the Lancashire moors easily reached for leisure days out and exploration.
Ideally located within walking distance of the town centre, Stokes Manor is perfectly placed to enjoy a relaxed family life. Close to the heart of Leyland town centre and just a few minutes away from the railway station, Rowland Homes’ new and elegant development has been cleverly designed to ensure a calm and peaceful environment without through traffic.
There is a good choice of 2 & 3 bedroom homes with off road parking. The development will be landscaped with tree and shrub planting to create a settled, mature feel. House sizes, designs and finishes at Stokes Manor have been carefully chosen for their varying shapes, tones and textures, so as to give the look and feel of a village community. Properties have been created in accordance with classic architectural principles, with windows, doors and porches that display pleasing symmetry and proportion; in addition, individual detailing incorporates design features, bricks and tiles that reflect traditional regional house styles.
All the homes include interior design features, fixtures and fittings you’d expect from a modern new build property. Ergonomic fitted kitchens display high quality brand name appliances, whilst bathrooms display pure white sanitaryware complemented by chrome fittings.
All the homes at Stokes Manor are built with modern family living in mind. The specification is carefully chosen for its quality, practicality and aesthetics, to meet the daily demands of modern household requirements. Please see each individual house type for the specification.
Figures shown are for illustrative purposes only. Please speak to a Mortgage Adviser for full details. Eligible applicants will be offered an equity loan of up to a maximum of 20% of the purchase price (based on the open market value). Applicants are required to fund at least 80% of the purchase price by means of a conventional mortgage, savings and any deposit where required. Applicants must obtain their conventional mortgage from a Qualified Lending Institution. For the first five years there is no fee charged on the equity loan component. At the start of year six a fee is collected of 1.75% of the market value of the property at the time the loan is entered into multiplied by the outstanding percentage under the equity loan, the annual fee of 1.75% will be uplifted by RPI + 1% p.a. The loan must be repaid after 25 years or earlier if you sell your home whereby the repayment sum will reflect up to 20% of the market value of the property at the time the property is sold or remortgaged. YOUR HOME MAY BE REPOSSESSED IF YOU DO NOT KEEP UP REPAYMENTS ON YOUR MORTGAGE.