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Lantern Croft

Cam Drive, Ely, Cambridgeshire
Prices from £355,000 to £420,000

Welcome to city life; perfect for work, rest and play

Perfectly placed on the edge of the historic city of Ely, Lantern Croft is a brand new community of high quality 2, 3, 4 & 5 bedroom homes.

Lantern Croft has been sympathetically designed with a network of green spaces, linear parks and green streets, with cycling and walking routes at its heart. This echoes Ely, which boasts a variety of parks and green spaces as well as beautiful views of the cathedral and riverside, making Lantern Croft the perfect place to call home.

Ideal for commuters, with Cambridge only 32 minutes by car and Ely train station nearby, the charming city of Ely in the Cambridgeshire countryside offers something for everyone with an excellent array of shops and amenities to enjoy and a great range of schools locally.

Our Sales Information Centres are currently open for pre-booked appointments only. We are also available for you to speak to remotely over the phone or via video appointment. Learn more about our Covid safety measures here.

Some images are used for illustrative purposes only and include optional upgrades at additional cost. Development managed by Taylor Wimpey East Anglia.

Homes available for sale

4 homes for sale

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3 bedroom semi-detached

£355,000

The Braxton • Plot 62
3 bedroom semi-detached with 2 parking spaces, including carport
On Hold with Easymover
3 bedroom semi-detached

£355,000

The Braxton • Plot 63
3 bedroom semi-detached with flexible three storey living
New release
3 bedroom semi-detached

£380,000

The Easedale • Plot 65
3 bedroom semi-detached with sociable kitchen diner
New release
4 bedroom detached

£420,000

The Midford • Plot 172
4 bedroom detached with excellent upgraded specification
On Hold with Easymover
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The perfect place to be

Just a stone’s throw from Cambridge and only 2 minutes from the A10, Lantern Croft is a popular choice with commuters. Ely train station has a journey time of 1 hour 15 minutes into London Kings Cross and you can reach Peterborough in 34 minutes. With a variety of high street and independent shops, cafes, pubs and restaurants and Ely Leisure Village nearby, there’s always something to see and do in Ely. It’s perfect for those who love to keep active, with a choice of sports clubs and facilities just a short distance away, whilst lots of schools in the area make it the perfect location for families.

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Site plan

At Lantern Croft, you will be joining a new vibrant community at the heart of Orchards Green, and with Isle of Ely Primary School on your doorstep it’s the ideal choice for families.

In keeping with the local area, the homes on this modern development have been thoughtfully designed into two character areas and there’s a well-balanced landscape of homes with areas of green space at the core of Lantern Croft.

You can enjoy a pleasant walk around the development at any time of day whilst the cycle paths will connect you easily to Cam Drive and the city just 1 mile away. The planned play park will provide a safe space for children to enjoy the outdoors.
Houses on this development are freehold.

Lantern Croft

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Help to Buy: Equity Loan 2021 - 2023

This home is eligible under the Help to Buy: Equity Loan 2021 – 2023 scheme, which is open to first time buyers only and means you’ll need just 5% deposit to buy a new home.

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With Help to Buy, the Government will lend you up to 20% of the value of your new build home (40% if buying in London) via an equity loan. You will need to secure up to a 75% mortgage and put down a 5% deposit. You’ll own 100% of your home from day one.

Find out more about how the Help to Buy scheme works.

Help to Buy: Equity Loan – Terms and conditions apply. Applicants should seek independent financial advice, and get information and guidance on applying for a Help to Buy: Equity Loan at www.helptobuy.gov.uk.

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Easymover

Easymover is available here, which means you could provisionally reserve a new Taylor Wimpey home at this development - even if you haven't sold your existing property.

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And that's not all. With easymover, we'll make your house move as stress free as possible. We'll liaise with your estate agent on your behalf, we'll pay their fees and we'll manage the whole house selling process - making your life so much easier! Take a look at our easymover page for more information.

Terms and conditions apply to the Easymover scheme.

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Part Exchange

Given the current social distancing restrictions to reduce the spread of Covid-19, we may be unable to progress Part Exchange at this time. Please speak to your Sales Executive for further information.

Why not consider part exchanging your existing property for a brand new Taylor Wimpey home? With our Part Exchange scheme, you could move into a new Taylor Wimpey home without the hassle of selling your old one.

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When you buy a new home using our Part Exchange scheme, we’ll offer to buy your existing property from you, at a price we agree with you based on two independent valuations.* You'll avoid all the stress of putting your house on the market, managing and paying for estate agents, and worrying about house buying chains! Interested? Find out more about part exchange.

Terms and conditions apply to the Part Exchange scheme.

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Our Sales Information Centres and show homes are now open by appointment only.

Your appointment will be confirmed to you on the phone by our Sales Executive, who will ask you a series of questions to verify the purpose of your appointment. If your appointment can be conducted remotely, our Sales Executive may ask you to do so or may ask you to delay your visit.

We have taken proactive action in implementing measures to protect the health and safety of our customers and colleagues and you can learn about them here.

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Cam Drive, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB6 2WW