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Countryside Properties - St Michael's Hurst

Bakers Close, Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, CM23 1JJ

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Nestling close to a new Country Park, the 1 & 2 bedroom apartments and 2, 3, and 4 bedroom houses at St Michael’s Hurst not only offer exceptionally well-designed living space but all the benefits of living near high-quality green space all-year-round, while the town of Bishop’s Stortford combines a rich fabric of historic buildings with shopping, café's and amenities. 
St Michael’s Hurst will see a new primary school, while there are well-regarded local primary schools, Hertfordshire and Essex High school and Science College at senior level, and several independent schools. Grange Paddocks Leisure Centre facilities include pools and state-of-the-art gym, fitness studio and outdoor pitches and trail. Take to the tennis courts in Castle Gardens, join cricket, squash and racquetball clubs, or enjoy great play at Bishop’s Stortford Golf Club and Great Hadham Golf and Country Club set in rolling meadowland. In town you will find Sainsbury’s and Waitrose, a wealth of coffee spots, hostelries, brasseries and chic restaurants like Host with roof terrace at the landmark Corn Exchange, and an Empire multi-screen.
With its setting next to the 16-acre Bat Willow Hurst Country Park, many of the homes at St Michael’s Hurst take advantage of the open views over their surroundings. Combining the enduring appeal of traditional character with the design flair that creates highly desirable contemporary living, you will find flowing space, sleek kitchens with integrated appliances, and quality flooring throughout - and a place you will love to come home to.
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    Location

    Leisure

    St Michael’s Hurst offers an enviable ‘best of both world’s’ location. Its beautiful rural setting provides the ultimate idyll for those who enjoy the outdoors. With an array of outdoor spaces on your door step including the new 16 acre Bat Willow Hurst Country Park created by Countryside, you have a choice of exploring along woodland walks with the family or a gentle romantic weekend stroll along the canal.

    Transport

    Whether you’re travelling by road, rail or air, St Michael’s Hurst couldn’t be better placed. Bishop’s Stortford train station is only 1.2* miles from the development, offering a direct train service to London Liverpool Street in approximately 45* minutes and there is also an excellent bus service giving access to various destinations within the area. St Michael’s Hurst is ideally located within close proximity of the A120 bypass leading East to Colchester and West to Luton. The M11 nearby creates easy access to Cambridge in one direction and Central London in the other and access to the M25. For those planning to venture further afield, Stansted Airport is only 4.3*miles away.

    Education

    St Michael’s Hurst is in an ideal location to raise a family and there are a number of highly regarded schools and further education opportunities in the area, including both private and state options, as well as faith schools. St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School within the local area is rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted. For older pupils, Bishop’s Stortford offers the ‘Outstanding’ St Mary’s Catholic Secondary School. Hockerill Anglo European College, formerly Hockerill Boarding School, is an international boarding school with Academy status, located on the edge of town. In addition to the existing schools in the local area, a new school is proposed, located on the outskirts of the development.

    Shopping

    Yet the development is far from secluded with many local amenities close by. Bishop’s Stortford town centre is a short 5 minute drive and offers a fantastic mix of high street stores and independent shops, cafes and tearooms, bars and restaurants, as well as Waitrose, Tesco and Sainsbury’s Superstores. A farmers market takes place at least once a month and there is a regular market which takes place on Thursdays and Sundays

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