New Homes in Kent

Sharing a border with EssexSurrey and East Sussex, Kent is a large county in South East England. Whether you’re looking for a new family home near the seaside in a place like Margate, or something with great access to the centre of London, new homes in Kent offer lots of variety.

From large towns like Maidstone and Ashford, to quaint spots such as Canterbury and smaller rural villages, you’ve got a great choice across the area. If you’re in need of some inspiration, explore our developments in Kent below. 

The Poppies
The Poppies
St Laurence Avenue, Aylesford, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 0ZP
  • £142,500 to £788,995
  • 2, 4 and 5 bedroom
  • If you're looking to move to an area that's well connected then The Poppies at Aylesford is the perfect choice. The David Wilson range will offer a range of apartments and houses, with many overlooking beautifully retained trees. Here, you'll be surrounded by fantastic local amenities with plenty of retail parks to choose from all within a 5 min drive. Check out our new brochure for more insight into the local area, travel links, sustainable features and more! Shared Ownership homes now available with Home Reach. The prices listed are the 50% share price. A low monthly rental will be payable on the remaining 50%.  
Applegate Park
Applegate Park
Wises Lane, Borden, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 1YN
  • £515,995 to £580,000
  • 4 bedroom
  • Your new home is located just 1.4 miles from Sittingbourne, in the quaint village of Borden where you’ll find a collection of three and four bed homes in the first phase. The location is perfect for travel with good road links via the A2 and M2 whisking you into Ashford and historic Canterbury in no time. Interactive tour available! Click here for a virtual walk-through Applegate Park! Find out how we're encouraging a sustainable community.   
Saxon Fields
Saxon Fields
Thanington Road, Thanington, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 3XB
  • £349,995 to £574,995
  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom
  • Nestled in the north east of Kent just off the A2, you’ll find a collection of 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes at Saxon Fields.  Enjoy the best of town, coast and country. Your new home will be surrounded by rolling countryside and mature woodland, with the Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Beauty just a short drive away. Explore our location brochure for further insight on why this is a perfect place to call home.   Find out how we're encouraging a sustainable community.
High Elms Park
High Elms Park
Lower Road, Hullbridge, Essex, SS5 6DF
  • £499,995 to £754,995
  • 4 and 5 bedroom
  • Now is the time for you to join our established new community of executive 4 and 5 bed homes here in Hullbridge, near Hockley and Rayleigh in Essex.  With Riverside walks close by and popular Rayleigh and Hockley on your doorstep, you will be surrounded by green open spaces and have an array of artisan shops, restaurants and pubs nearby to explore. 
David Wilson Homes The Woodlands
David Wilson Homes The Woodlands
Herne Bay Road, Sturry, Kent, CT2 0NJ
  • £379,995 to £480,995
  • 3 and 4 bedroom
  • Located on the outskirts of the charming city of Canterbury lies The Woodlands, currently offers a mix of 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes. This picturesque development is located next to ancient woodland, with homes surrounded by green open space, retained trees and ecology areas.  Check out our location brochure for more insight into the local area and find out how we're encouraging a sustainable community!

What is life like in Kent?

There are many different ways you can look forward to living your life in Kent, whether you want to be as close to London as possible, surrounded by open countryside or on the coast with a short hop over to France on the ferry. Whatever suits you and your family the most, don’t miss initiatives such as our Part Exchange and Home Reach scheme.

What is there to see and do in Kent?

Kent is nicknamed the ‘Garden of England’ thanks to spectacular natural scenery such as the sprawling Kent Downs. The White Cliffs of Dover are one of the UK’s most iconic natural sights, and not far from Lower Leas Coastal Park with its pretty gardens, adventure play area and amphitheatre. Brockhill Country Park is also nearby, while Dungeness National Nature Reserve in a stunning conservation area in the south east corner of the county. 

Tonbridge Castle and the neighbouring Haysden Country Park are well worth a visit, along with Oare Gunpowder Works Country Park and Oare Marshes Nature Reserve close to Faversham. From Leybourne Lakes Country Park and Trosley Country Park to Lullingstone Country Park, Leeds Castle and Canterbury Cathedral, you’ll never be stuck for things to see and do in Kent. 

What is education like in Kent?

The Gateway Primary Academy in Dartford has been rated as one of the best primary schools in Kent, while Ramsgate’s Chilton Primary and Tonbridge’s St Margaret Clitherow Catholic Primary are also right up there. Children in Faversham can start their education at St Mary of Charity CofE or Ethelbert Road Primary, before continuing on to Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School, with all three schools ranked as outstanding by Ofsted. 

Other top secondary schools in Kent include Invicta Grammar in Maidstone and Highworth Grammar in Ashford. Dartford and Rochester also have top-performing grammar schools, while Weald of Kent Grammar School in Tonbridge is another excellent option. 

How are the Kent transport links?

In addition to an array of bus and rail routes which make their way across Kent, the county also has a network of cycle routes, community transport schemes and journey share initiatives. You can also catch a ferry from Dover to Calais in France in just 90 minutes, while it’s only 35 minutes on the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais. 

If you drive, you can make use of the M25 motorway in the west, while the M20 strikes east from the London circular towards the coast. The M2 also runs between Faversham and Rochester in the north of the county. 

What is the Kent property scene like?

Kent’s wonderful location within the South East means property prices are far higher than the UK average. There’s still plenty of value to be found though, with affordable 3 and 4 bedroom new houses available along Brogdale Road on the outskirts of Faversham

Or perhaps you’d rather be closer to London in Tonbridge, where you can find expertly-designed 3, 4 and 5 bedroom houses for sale surrounded by charming open spaces. And make sure you keep in mind that if you buy a new home with us, you could save yourself a lot of money through offers such as our popular Movemaker scheme. 

New Homes Offers & Schemes in Kent

Buying a new home with David Wilson also means you can take advantage of our great offers.

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