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Persimmon Homes - Cranbrook, Galileo

Birch Way, Cranbrook, Exeter, EX5 2EE

From £190,000 to £292,000

Find your dream home at Cranbrook, Galileo

Galileo is part of the exciting new town of Cranbrook. Located approximately 7 miles east of the historic city of Exeter, it's a stunning rural location within easy commuting distance of the city. Commuters can also make use of the regular flights from Exeter to London in just 80 minutes.

  • Choice of 2 and 3 bedroom homes
  • Surrounded by beautiful countryside perfect for dog walks
  • Variety of local shops and facilities
  • Local Cranbrook Schools
  • Within commuting distance of Exeter
  • Close to M5 and A303 perfect to commuters
  • Exeter Airport close by - flights to major cities

Each property is designed and built with the local environment in mind. The high specification homes complement their surroundings with each being finished in a combination of brick, stone or render and roofed with slate or tile. Cranbrook has its own District Heating System piping hot water to each property from a central source, making all the houses boiler-free and reducing the town's carbon footprint.

Local amenities on your doorstep

This stunning rural location benefits from a new town centre, complete with local shops, schools, businesses and a multi-purpose community building. Cranbrook even has its own dedicated town council, serving local residents and creating a community spirit.

Just a few minutes away is the delightful village of Ottery St Mary with its literary history, quirky shops and annual Tar Barrel ceremony. Within a 20-minute drive is the ancient city of Exeter, a hub of entertainment, leisure and shopping

The surrounding Devonshire countryside offers many opportunities to enjoy the region's forests, rivers, beaches and wildlife; from the dramatic landscapes of the famous Dartmoor National Park to the golden sands of Exmoor Beach and Dawlish Warren. Just down the road is Escot Country Park with acres of beautiful parkland, a red squirrel enclosure, café and children's outdoor play areas.

Great schooling for all ages

Cranbrook Education Campus has two new primary schools and a new secondary school, providing good child-centred education for pupils aged 2-16. St Martin's C of E Primary and Nursery School was the first to open in the town and has been awarded ‘Good' in its last full Ofsted inspection in 2013.

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Opening hours

Sunday 11am - 6pm, Monday 11am - 6pm, Tuesday Closed, Wednesday Closed, Thursday 11am - 6pm, Friday 11am - 6pm, Saturday 11am - 6pm,

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A Rural Country Park and a number of play areas give ample space and amenity to encourage use of the rural location, streetscapes and the mixture of hard and soft landscaping have been designed to create an easy living lifestyle.


Cranbrook offers accessible transport links via the M5 motorway to Bristol, Exeter and the wider South West. The town also has a local bus service, rail links on the Exeter to London Waterloo line and flights to London and Europe from Exeter airport.If you prefer to get around under your own steam, Cranbrook offers a labyrinth of footpaths and cycleways to enjoy.


local doctors can be found at Pinhoe and Broadclyst which are between 2.5-3 miles from our development.The Royal Devon & Exeter hospital is approximately 7 miles from Cranbrook. 


Two new primary schools and a new secondary school will be provided through the duration of the development with the first primary school in Phase I along with the multipurpose building which will cater for a range of community facilities. Both facilities will be open in September 2012. The new community will have its own dedicated Town Council along with commitments to community engagement to enable Cranbrook to grown into a new and vibrant community. The remaining primary school and secondary school will fall into Phase II of the scheme and will deliver the whole range of educational needs.


There is a large Co-op situated in Broadclyst only about a 5-minute drive from the development. The lovely village of Ottery St Mary with a Sainsburys, banks, butchers, chemist and two Indian restaurants amongst other quirky little shops, isn't too far away. If you need a large Tesco superstore there's one at Clyst Heath, Exeter or there is online grocery shopping facilities.A Town Centre for the new community will be delivered in Phase II with a range of retail shops and office facilities to give Cranbrook a heart and a focal point for shopping and leisure.

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Persimmon Homes

Birch Way, Cranbrook, Exeter, EX5 2EE

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