Located deep in the heart of Cheshire, Middlewich offers a calm and peaceful location that is within easy reach of the sights of Cheshire and Staffordshire. Once famous as a salt mining town, Middlewich now enjoys a sweeter way of life as one of the most sought after places to live.
Middlewich town centre has a variety of shops, restaurants and regular farmers’ markets, you’ll also find a number of farm shops and butchers within easy reach of the town. A number of shopping centres are a short drive away from Oakwood View, including Winsford Cross Shopping Centre and The Market Shopping Centre at Crewe. Further down the M6 in Stoke-on-Trent you’ll find the Potteries indoor shopping and entertainment centre, while travelling east from Middlewich brings you to the historic Roman city of Chester, where you’ll find a number of boutiques built into the ancient walls.
Things to do
Middlewich has vast areas of beautiful countryside surrounding the town, making it ideal for relaxing walks. Tatton Park is a nearby National Trust attraction, an area of outstanding natural beauty with acres of woodland and a deer park to explore on foot or on a bike. You’ll also find many events hosted here throughout the year, including the RHS Flower Show. Each year the Middlewich Folk and Boat Festival attracts thousands of visitors to the town, with a rich mix of folk music and food, showcasing the very best that Cheshire has to offer. Middlewich also has a network of canals running through the town centre and the surrounding countryside, making it an ideal destination for narrowboat adventures.
Oakwood View lies in a rural area to the south of Middlewich town centre, and the nearest train station is at Sandbach, where you’ll find connections to Manchester and Crewe, both of which act as hubs for further travel to Birmingham, London and Glasgow. Junction 18 of the M6 is just 4 miles away, where you’ll find routes to Lancashire (Preston, Wigan, Warrington), Staffordshire (Stoke-on-Trent, Stafford) and Birmingham. Middlewich is also within a short drive of both Manchester and Birmingham airports, for an enjoyable holiday without a huge commute.
Now is a great time to Buy
Low Interest Rates
With interest rates currently at 0.5%, monthly mortgage payments for new buyers are much more affordable than they have been for some time. There’s never been a better time to buy a new home and take advantage of the low interest rates while they last.
Changes to Stamp Duty
As a First Time Buyer there's no Stamp Duty on homes up to the value of £300,000, which could save you anywhere up to £5,000. If you're buying one of our homes between £300,000 - £500,000 you'll pay 5% of this amount
Competitive Mortgage Deals
There’s no shortage of competitive mortgages available. With lenders competing to offer low interest products and better deals, it’s a buyers’ market and an ideal time to consider buying a new build home.