The number of second homes in the UK has grown by 17% in three years* there are now 280,000 second homes in the UK* with 9.5% of these being in North Norfolk alone. It’s no surprise then that Ansell’s Way in Horstead, Norfolk is proving popular with prospective buyers.
With just a few properties remaining, Ansell’s Way is a small exclusive development enjoying a location on the very edge of the Norfolk Boards, yet is within easy reach of the city centre of Norwich. Positioned within a quiet turning off Mill Road, facing the beautiful setting of the Common through which flows the River Bure and adjacent to this is the old lock that marks the extent of the waters navigable from the Norfolk Boards which is now the UK’s largest nationally protected wetland and an important area for wildlife.**
Ansell’s Way comprises 34 two, three and four bedroom townhouses, detached, semi-detached and link-detached houses and apartments. The development offers several different house designs with varying roof lines and pitched gables, influenced by the local architectural vernacular of the surrounding Norfolk area set on quiet cul-de-sacs with mature landscaping. Exterior features include red decorative brickwork, oatmeal coloured render, black timer cladding and red and grey slate roof tiles.
Internally houses are finished to a high specification with fully fitted custom built kitchens that include stainless steel appliances, a choice of cupboards and worktops and a choice of wall and floor tiles***. Bathrooms are fitted with classic white sanitaryware with chrome effect fixtures and choice of wall tiles.
Prices for current availability at Ansell’s Way start from £153,495 for a three bedroom house. The Marketing Suite and Show Home is open Thursday to Monday 10am to 5pm. For sales information, please telephone: 01603 738026 or visit: 
* Knight Frank Research – March 2007
*** Subject to stage of construction
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