The Walden (Plot 157)
Surrounded by open countryside, Manningtree Park is an exceptional brand-new development providing an exquisite collection of 1 – 5 bedroom houses, with 1 & 2 bedroom apartments, development farm shop and café launching in 2024.
Manningtree Park is nestled between the sought-after market town of Manningtree and the charming villages of Mistley and Lawford. Colchester is just under 10 miles away, and London is only 56 minutes on the train from Manningtree Station!
We offer a welcoming collection of homes boasting an impressive specification and character throughout.
Manningtree Park gives green open space, a natural play area and dedicated off-lead dog walking area for residents, along with its very own paddock with flock of rare breed sheep. Positioned less than a mile from the coast, it’s time to put down your roots at Manningtree Park.
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*Prices correct at time of publication. † Build completion dates can be subject to change. Speak to a Sales Executive for more information. ^Selected plots only
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Join us on Saturday 2nd or Sunday 3rd December from 10am until 5pm for the first-look at The Rowley, a superb 3-bedroom family home at Manningtree Park!SECURE YOUR PLACE
Enjoy FREE festive refreshments, face painting, and performances from Evolution Foundation College Choir. Pet real-life reindeers, Dasher & Dancer, PLUS your chance to see Father Christmas FREE GIFT for every child! No need to book or register in advance! Pop down to the Manningtree Park Marketing Suite for all the festivities!Send Enquiry
We are the proud sponsor of the Brantham Athletic Reserves at Brantham Athletic FC, our local football club at Manningtree Park. Here they are looking smart in their new tracksuits which our sponsorship helped to provide.
We love to support the communities in which we build, which is why we are proud to sponsor the Manningtree Regatta 2023.EXPLORE MANNINGTREE PARK
The Walden (Plot 157)
The Langdon (Plot 91)
The Barrow (Plot 79)
The Danbury (Plot 158)
The Oak (Plot 85)
The Rowley (Plot 46)
The Rowley (Plot 49)
The Rowley (Plot 53)
The Chrishall (Plot 47)
The Thundersley (Plot 92)
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Discover local charm
Just a short walk away, the town of Manningtree and villages of Lawford and Mistley epitomise the quintessential English lifestyle, offering a range of excellent amenities amidst a relaxed pace of life. Walk along The Walls between Manningtree and Mistley, browse round the art gallery at Mistley Quay Workshops or head to the Red Lion for a drink. Wherever you go, the welcome will be warm and genuine.
Culture on your doorstep
Less than 10 miles away is the magnificent City of Colchester which is brimming with things to do. Coined ‘Britain’s First City’, take in the historic delights or simply wander through the city centre. With its with charming streets, squares and arcades that are all lined with a choice of high-street names, designer labels and independent boutiques, it’s the perfect place for a spot of retail therapy.
A breath of fresh air
Take a tranquil woodland walk or an exhilarating cycle through the countryside, watch birdlife on the mudflats of the estuary, horse ride through Dedham Vale, soak up the sun on a local beach, sail, row, kayak or paddleboard on the River Stour. And, when the sun goes down, you’ll have somewhere special to come home to.
Life on the water
It’s no surprise that the water plays a big part of everyday life here, with a variety of activities to try and clubs to join. From adrenaline pumping watersports to simply soaking up the sun on a sandy beach, or a walk along the windswept coastline to go fossil hunting on a shingled shore, there are so many ways to refresh and relax in this lovely coastal area.
A coastal way of life
Adjacent to the Stour Estuary, surrounded by natural beauty, a wealth of history, picturesque coastal scenery and rolling countryside Manningtree Park is a place where life can be as relaxed or as active as you choose.
An inspired living environment
Combining elegant façades and traditional materials with contemporary yet versatile interiors and a high specification, this beautiful collection of homes have been inspired by the traditional architecture of the north Essex vernacular.
Central to the development, a village square with a farm shop and café will be at the heart of this new community and provide the perfect place to shop, meet friends or stop for a coffee. A natural playground and off-lead dog area offer ideal places for neighbours to come together, and where children can explore and make new friends.
Voted as one of the Best Places to Live in the East of England,* Manningtree is a lifestyle destination for all ages. Here, you can experience the best of both country and coastal living whilst being within easy reach of major towns and cities, and within an hour of London by train.
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Lucca Enoteca - 0.8 miles
Lucca has the combined elegance of an Italian enoteca with the fun and bustle of a trattoria. Lucca is perfect for a quick snack or drink, a lingering meal, a family night out or a large party. Handmade Neapolitan-style pizzas are quickly baked in the wood-fired oven using fresh local produce and carefully sourced regional Italian ingredients.
The Crown - 0.9 miles
The Crown in Manningtree is a 16th century coaching inn that features the award-winning River restaurant and bar, overlooking the River Stour.
The Mistley Thorn - 1.3 miles
Built as a coaching inn circa 1723, The Mistley Thorn offers award-winning dining and accommodation in tastefully designed surroundings opposite the River Stour.
Manningtree Town - 0.9 miles
In Manningtree, you’ll discover a host of local independent shops and businesses, along with tempting venues to meet friends for drinks or dinner, sample local tapas or celebrate a special occasion. There’s a small weekly market and a fabulous, monthly vintage market in the summer months.
Colchester City Centre - 9.7 miles
When you need a day’s retail therapy, Colchester is just 11 minutes’ away by rail or 10 miles by car.
Lawford Church of England Primary School - 0.4 miles
The school achieved an Good rating at its last Ofsted inspection, described as exceptional with outstanding teaching, learning and curriculum.
Manningtree High School, Lawford - 0.5 miles
Awarding a ‘Good’ rating, the Ofsted inspected commented that this was a ‘lovely school.’ Students succeed academically, in sports and in the arts but the school is committed to developing responsibility and character.
Highfields Primary School, Manningtree - 0.7 miles
Judged to be Outstanding, Highfields Primary is a medium-sized school in the heart of the community accommodating 350 pupils.
Royal Hospital School - 6.8 miles
The Royal Hospital School is a British co-educational independent day and boarding school with naval traditions. The School is ISI rated ‘excellent’, educates boys and girls from the age of 11 to 18, and offers day, flexi, weekly and full boarding places, plus a full range of scholarships and bursaries.
River Stour estuary and Manningtree beach - 0.9 miles
Set on the River Stour estuary, within the Suffolk Coast & Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and just a couple of miles from The Dedham Vale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Manningtree Park combines the best of coast and countryside. From here, you can follow riverside footpaths and ancient woodland trails through nature reserves, explore windswept sand and shingle beaches, sail or row on the river or simply soak up the scenery that has inspired some of the country’s most celebrated artists.
Mistley and Manningtree Bowls Club - 0.9 miles
Mistley and Manningtree Bowls Club is a friendly members-run lawn green bowls club that has been playing since 1926. With panoramic views over the River Stour, the club is open to all ages and abilities, and games are played from April to September.
Live Fit Gym - 1.0 mile
A community gym in the heart of Manningtree offering over 120 monthly classes and a 60+ piece gym.
Dedham Tennis Club - 3.3 miles
Nearby Dedham Tennis Club has three all-weather tennis courts and runs weekly club sessions for members throughout the year. The club also offers taster sessions for anyone interested in joining.
Brett Vale Golf Club - 7.1 miles
Located in Raydon, just over seven miles from Manningtree, this 18-hole, 5,877-yard course challenges members of all ages and handicaps. The club room, with a bar and restaurant, is a comfortable place to chat about the game and there’s a function room and pro-shop, stocking everything you’ll need for your round.
Jimmy's Farm & Wildlife Park - 8.9 miles
A farm and wildlife park owned by Jamie Oliver’s friend and TV presenter Jimmy Doherty. Home to multiple farmyard and exotic animals, and visitors can hand feed some animals and get even closer with special animal talks and activities.
Colchester Zoo - 12.8 miles
Home to over 160 species and set in 60 acres of parkland. A great day out for the family with many food and drink options, outdoor play areas and an indoor soft play area.
Manningtree railway station is on the Great Eastern Main Line, 59 miles down the line from London Liverpool Street and is situated between Colchester to the west and Ipswich to the east.
A120 - 6.1 miles
The A120, A12 and A14 are easily accessible from Manningtree Park, making travel by road into London, Essex or Suffolk a breeze.
A12 - 4.8 miles
The A12 is a major road in southern England. It runs north-east/south-west between London and the coastal town of Lowestoft in the north-eastern corner of Suffolk, following a similar route to the Great Eastern Main Line until Ipswich.
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Surrounded by countryside
Natural play area
Off-lead dog area
1 mile to the beach
Within easy reach of Manningtree, Mistley and Lawford
56 minutes^ to London from Manningtree station
6 minute cycle to Manningtree station
Good local schools
On-site café and farm shop
Paddock with rare breed sheep
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