New Build Homes In Chelmsford For Sale

Chelmsford is the county town and beating heart of Essex, known for its impressive medieval cathedral, convenient transport links and a strong sense of community. It was granted city status in 2012 but offers a far more relaxed pace of life in comparison to the nearby capital. Our new 3- and 4-bed homes in Chelmsford make for excellent choices for families and working professionals alike.

Whether you're a first-time buyer or a family looking to upsize, we have a new home to suit you. If you'd like to lead a modern lifestyle in a lively commuter city, moving to one of our new build houses in Chelmsford could tick all the right boxes.


Coggeshall Mill, Coggeshall - Coggeshall

Coggeshall Road, Coggeshall, Essex



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Stortford Fields - Bishop's Stortford

Swinscoe Close, Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire



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Around our new houses in Chelmsford

Chelmsford enjoys a warm atmosphere shaped by the friendly local people and independent businesses that shape the community. Our new homes in Chelmsford offer a unique blend of convenience and practicality, perfect for family life.


The town centre is teeming with restaurants, big brands at High Chelmer shopping centre and entertainment venues like the Everyman cinema. There are several supermarkets to choose from, plus plenty of local pharmacies and medical centres. As for rainy day family outings, you can go for a bounce at AirHop Trampoline Park or get your skates on at the Riverside Leisure Centre ice rink.

If you're planning to enjoy the great outdoors from our new housing developments in Chelmsford, there's plenty of space to stretch your legs at Central Park. Hylands House and Danbury Country Park are popular choices for weekend walks and can be found just 10 minutes away from the city centre by car.


Families moving to our new houses in Chelmsford will benefit from top-class education in the area. There are several 'Good' and 'Outstanding' Ofsted-rated schools and colleges nearby, with many just a short walk from the city centre.


Chelmsford is well connected to other towns in Essex and offers convenient access to London. Trains from Chelmsford station take just over an hour to reach London Liverpool Street or less than 45 minutes to Colchester.

By car, it takes just 35 minutes to reach Colchester (24 miles) and Bishop's Stortford (20 miles), and less than two hours to get to central London (44 miles). These connections make our new builds in Chelmsford ideal for city commuters.

Secure your new build home in Chelmsford

Ready to move to Chelmsford now? If you're buying a new home for the first time, our purchase schemes could help you to open the door in no time. If you'd like to sell your existing property to make the move happen, our Home Exchange or Smooth Move options could be better suited to you.

Browse our fantastic selection of new houses for sale in Chelmsford online or make an enquiry today to book a viewing.

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