Bower Brook Gardens 2, New homes in Widnes

Bower Brook Gardens 2

  • From £135,995
  • 2 & 3 bedroom homes


Bower Brook Gardens 2 is the second phase of Russell Homes’ hugely successful development in Widnes, Cheshire.

Buyers can choose from a selection of 49 detached and semi-detached properties in this popular new residential community. Offering buyers a fantastic opportunity to own a home of their own, Bower Brook Gardens 2 is ideal for anyone getting onto the property ladder for the first time. With two or three bedrooms available, it’s also perfect for families moving up for more space, or even those people wanting to downsize to a low-maintenance new build property.

At Bower Brook Gardens 2 a new home can be secured with just a 5% deposit and buyers can benefit from a loan of up to 20% with the Government-backed Help to Buy scheme. This is available to all purchasers, not just first time buyers.

Designed in a traditional style, Bower Brook Gardens 2 presents a selection of four different housetypes, offering a choice of internal layout and size. Each property has been designed with care and attention to detail, creating comfortable and spacious open-plan living, private gardens and driveway parking.

Set within landscaped surroundings, the development is particularly ideal for families and includes a public open space and access to the children’s play area across the road in the first phase of the development.

Bower Brook Gardens 2 is located close to the major shopping areas and entertainments, and is just off the main A557 with great road and rail links to Warrington, Liverpool and Manchester.

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Schools in Widnes
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Bower Brook Gardens 2 is located in the heart of Widnes, within walking distance of a number of top Ofsted-rated primary schools, secondary schools and nurseries.

These include the outstanding-rated Warrington Road Nursery, Brookfields Primary School, St Bedes Catholic Primary, Wade Deacon Secondary and the specialist Ashley Secondary schools, plus the highly regarded St John Fisher RC Primary which is closest to the development. For post-16 education, Riverside College provides an excellent choice of vocational courses while Cronton Sixth Form and St Peter & St Paul offer traditional A-Levels.

Shopping in Widnes
Bower Brook Gardens 2, Widnes shopping centre

Bower Brook Gardens 2 is well served by retail outlets and shopping centres. The large Tesco superstore is just around the corner, along with the Widnes Retail Park, home to more than a dozen well-known brands, including M&S, Next, Boots, River Island. Aldi, Halfords, B&M, B&Q and ASDA are all within a few minutes’ drive of the development.

Widnes town centre, with a range of small independent retailers and more high street names, is a 15-minute walk or three minutes in the car. And with the ever-popular Liverpool One, the Trafford Centre and Manchester city centre all within a half-hour drive, the choice is almost endless.

Leisure in Widnes
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Family entertainment is right on the doorstep at Bower Brook Gardens 2. The Hive leisure park is a few minutes’ walk away, home to the Reel Cinema, Silverblades ice rink, Superbowl bowling alley, PureGym and three family restaurants. The Gala Bingo hall is just across the way at the Widnes Retail Park.

The nearby Spike Island nature reserve offers visitors stunning views of the River Mersey, a chance to feed the ducks at the Marina, explore the Catalyst museum or enjoy the green open space. In the other direction is Victoria Park, Widnes’ “Jewel in the Crown”, with tennis courts, a climbing wall, formal gardens and playing fields.

Dining in Widnes
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You will never be short of options for an evening out with friends and family with so many choices on the table. Widnes town centre is home to a variety of popular eateries including the highly-rated Tea For Two tearooms and La Cantina Mediterranean restaurant.

Close to the Bower Brook Gardens 2 development is a Toby Carvery within an easy walk, plus three family restaurants at the Hive Leisure Park, Nandos, Frankie & Benny’s, and a Brewer’s Fayre. And for those big nights out and special celebrations, Liverpool’s vibrant city centre or the bright lights of Manchester are just a train ride away.

Sport in Widnes
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Whether you like to play or simply watch, there’s lots to do for sports fans in Widnes. Bower Brook Gardens 2 is not far from the home of the Widnes Vikings, the town’s professional rugby league team. One of the founding members of the sport in 1895, the 140-year-old club still plays in the top tier, the Bet Fred Super League.

Thanks to the development’s proximity to the motorway network, football fans can get to the grounds of four premiership teams within half an hour. And for those who enjoy getting active themselves, the Kingsway Leisure Centre provides fun and fitness for all the family. Exactly a mile walk away, or a 15-minute ride on the number 27 bus, it is close to the town centre.

It has a 25m swimming pool, plus a smaller teaching pool. The kinetika gym is available to both members and non-members, while the studio hosts a wide range of classes.

Bower Brook Gardens 2 Location

Ideally located for commuters, Bower Brook Gardens 2 is just off the A557 which links to the M62 motorway in less than five minutes. The development is just 15 minutes to Warrington, and 30 minutes to both Liverpool (15 miles) or Manchester (27 miles) city centres.

If you’re looking to get away, it’s around 15 minutes from Liverpool John Lennon Airport or half-an-hour to Manchester International.

Public transport links are excellent with a regular local bus service and the main train line between Liverpool and Manchester accessible at Widnes station which is 1.5 miles from Bower Brook Gardens 2.

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