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New homes in Leonard Stanley

Welcome to Leonard Stanley

If you want to move to a Gloucestershire village on the edge of the Cotswolds and within driving distance of Stroud, Gloucester and Bristol, Leonard Stanley could be the right place for you. Located near Stonehouse and with the motorway nearby, your new home in Leonard Stanley offers rural living within easy reach of bigger towns and cities.

A quick history

Leonard Stanley was once a bustling market town, with the 1801 census showing most people were employed in agriculture, trade and manufacturing. After a fire in the 17th century the town stopped growing so rapidly, and by today’s standards is the size of a village with around 600 residents. The village has a parish church, St Swithun, which dates back to the 12th century.

Business and industry

Although Leonard Stanley is a village, it’s close to a number of big employers in neighbouring towns and cities. Omega Resource Group, Nine Telecom Group and Smiths (Gloucester) are all based in Stonehouse, while Stroud is home to Tudor Rose International and renewable energy company Ecotricity.

If you don’t mind a short drive to work, St James’ Place, Safran Landing Systems, Ecclesiastical Insurance and the University of Gloucestershire are also major employers in the local area.

Things to do in the area

There are lots of things to see and do in the area surrounding Leonard Stanley, from walks through Hidcote Manor Garden in Chipping Campden to outdoor swimming at Stratford Park Leisure Centre. If you’ve got children, there are lots of family-friendly days out close to the village including WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre, Painswick Rococo Garden, Cattle Country Adventure Park and Prinknash Bird and Deer Park.

Neighbouring Stroud is home to a number of independent shops, cafes and restaurants, while Stroud Fringe Festival takes place each year with live music, entertainment and street food. If you visit Gloucester for a day trip, you can visit the impressive Gloucester Cathedral, go shopping at the popular Gloucester Quays, and see a play at Gloucester Guildhall.

If you enjoy being active, Stinchcombe Hill Golf Club, Cotswold Edge Golf Club and Stroud Cricket Club are all nearby.

Travel and commuting

Leonard Stanley is located just off the A419 and close to the M5, providing good transport links by road. The nearest train station is in Stonehouse, with regular services to Stroud, Gloucester and Cheltenham.

Travelling by car, Leonard Stanley is 5 minutes away from Stonehouse, 10 minutes from Stroud and 30 minutes from Gloucester, while Bristol can be reached in 45 minutes.

If you’re going to London, the car journey from Leonard Stanley takes two hours 30 minutes travelling via the M4. There’s a regular train service from Stroud to London Paddington with a journey time of just one hour 30 minutes, perfect if you’re commuting to the capital on a regular basis.

When it’s holiday time, Bristol Airport is 55 minutes away from Leonard Stanley travelling by car, while Birmingham Airport is one hour 15 minutes away via the M5 and M42. 

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Saxon Gate

Bath Road, Leonard Stanley, STONEHOUSE, GL10 3JH
  • £ £455,000 To £555,000
  • 4 & 5 bedroom homes
  • 0.5 miles from your search location
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Rosewood Grange

Hunts Grove Drive, Hardwicke, GLOUCESTER, GL2 2AP

Launching in autumn 2018, Rosewood Grange is a development of 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes in the village of Hardwicke. Your new home will be surrounded by open space, whilst still being just 6 miles from Gloucester. The city has a wide range of shops and restaurants as well as plenty of leisure activities. A variety of good schools are close by and for commuters the M5 is just 5 minutes away.

  • 5.9 miles from your search location

Great Oldbury

Grove Lane, Nupend, STONEHOUSE, GL10 3SJ

Launching autumn 2018, Great Oldbury is a development of 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes in Nupend. The development forms part of a new community which will include a primary school, health centre and areas of open space. You can pick up all the essentials in Stonehouse town centre just 5 minutes away and Stroud is close by. For commuters, Gloucester, Cheltenham and Bristol are within easy reach.

  • 2.4 miles from your search location

Sunningend View

Guan Road, Brockworth, Gloucester, GLOUCESTER, GL3 4RJ
  • £ £300,000 To £350,000
  • 3 & 4 bedroom homes
  • 9 miles from your search location

Park Farm

Butt Lane, Thornbury, BRISTOL, BS35 1RA
  • £ £248,000 To £660,000
  • 2, 3, 4 & 5 bedroom homes
  • 12.4 miles from your search location

Ladden Garden Village

Off Randolph Avenue, North Yate, BRISTOL, BS37 7YU

Our new 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes at Ladden Garden Village will form part of the new community coming soon to Yate. As part of this exciting new neighbourhood there will be a primary school, nursery and local centre as well as large areas of open space and sports pitches. New offices will also create plenty of employment opportunities. Commuters can enjoy easy access to the M4 just 15 minutes away while Bristol city centre is 12 miles away.

  • 13.2 miles from your search location

Pembroke Park

Blackberry Walk, London Road, Cirencester, GLOUCESTERSHIRE, GL7 1GH
  • £ From £535,000
  • 4 bedroom homes
  • 14.5 miles from your search location

King's Wood Gate

Wonastow Road, Monmouth, MONMOUTHSHIRE, NP25 4DQ
  • £ £214,000 To £456,000
  • 3, 4 & 5 bedroom homes
  • 19.9 miles from your search location

Larks Rise

Gimson Crescent, Tadpole Garden Village, SWINDON, SN25 2RQ

Launching summer 2018, Larks Rise is a development of 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes forming part of the Tadpole Garden Village community in Swindon. The development has a community centre, a primary school, play areas and plenty of open space to enjoy. The Orbital Shopping Park is just 10 minutes away, as are the M4 and A419 giving easy access to Bristol, Bath, Cheltenham and Gloucester.

  • 21.4 miles from your search location

Park View @ TGV

Gimson Crescent, Tadpole Garden Village, SWINDON, SN25 2RQ
  • £ £375,000 To £500,000
  • 4 bedroom homes
  • 21.4 miles from your search location
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