Watch as we go inside new homes at Chesterfield's Waterside development

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As the first show homes are unveiled at Chesterfield’s ‘highly anticipated’ Waterside Quarter development we were invited on a tour of the new properties.

Chesterfield-based Avant Homes will construct 173 two, three and four-bedroom homes at the £340million development off Brimington Road.

Named Waterside Quarter, this part of the development will form a section of The Park area of the scheme and will be the company's largest site in the Chesterfield area to date.

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New homes at Chesterfield's Waterside Quarter. The Beckbridge a two-bedroom home.New homes at Chesterfield's Waterside Quarter. The Beckbridge a two-bedroom home.
New homes at Chesterfield's Waterside Quarter. The Beckbridge a two-bedroom home.

The development will feature 11 of Avant’s latest housetypes across two, three and four-bedroom homes, four of which are entirely bespoke to Waterside.

Avant says each home features bi-fold doors, exclusive kitchen designs, full height tiling and more.

Although development was halted earlier this year because of the Covid-19 lockdown, work was restarted at the site in July.

The company said there was a ‘surge’ in demand for new properties at this time.

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Avant Homes Central managing director, Stuart Rowlands, said: “Waterside Quarter is a hugely important development for us.

“We’ve wanted to get involved in a regeneration project for some time now and Chesterfield Waterside was a perfect fit for Avant Homes Central. It’s a crucial project that is completely transforming an area of the town that had been redundant for quite some time.”

He added: “Waterside Quarter is a development that we believe will be ideal for a number of different buyers such as those looking for their first home and young families. As well as quality, attainable design-led homes for those living in Chesterfield, we believe that it will also help bring other buyers to the area, further boosting the town.”

Chesterfield Waterside - which is one of the UK's largest regeneration projects and is expected to create up to 2,000 jobs - is set to eventually feature five neighbourhoods including housing, shops, offices, a hotel, a multi-storey car park and a new canal basin.

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The development is being led by Chesterfield-based Bolsterstone Group PLC and backed by the Arnold Laver Group and Chesterfield Borough Council.

For more information about Waterside Quarter, click here.

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