The Millstones

Melton Road, Queniborough, LE7 2FR
  • 3, 4 & 5 bedroom homes
  • £254,995 To £457,995

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Introducing The Millstones

The Millstones is a new development of attractive family homes bordering farmland and on the edge of traditional Leicestershire village of Queniborough. It’s in a prime location, also just a short drive from Syston’s small yet bustling town centre and just a few miles from Leicester city centre, offering you the ideal balance of country and town living.

PLEASE NOTE - Part closure of Melton Road from 15th July for 6 weeks - Sales Centre and Show Homes will still be open. Scroll down for more details

Sales Centre and Show Homes opening times

12.30pm - 5.30pm Monday and 10.00am - 5.30pm Thursday to Sunday

More convenient living
  • The Millstones features both traditional homes and bungalows
  • There is open space and a children’s play area to enjoy
  • Queniborough boasts pubs, a sweet shop and a delicatessen
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A fantastic location
  • A short drive from Syston and Leicester city centre
  • Close to the A46, linking to the M1 and Nottingham
  • Attractive Watermead Country Park is nearby
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The Millstones

Part closure of Melton Road from 15th July

A section of Melton Road will be closed from the 15th of July for 6 weeks.

Please be advised that The Millstones Sales Centre and Show Homes will still be open. To access The Millstones simply head to the end of Brighton Avenue, take a left onto Millstones Lane and you will come across the development on your right.

The site is still accessible on the approach from the BP garage.

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Superior design

New homes, traditional designs

Our homes have been designed to seamlessly fit in with the local vernacular. Features include traditional wooden elements, alongside attractive full and part-rendered properties.

Space and privacy

You'll feel space around the development with attractive block paved roads and feature squares. Homes are set back from the road and with open spaces, there will be plenty of space for the children to enjoy time outdoors too.

Show homes

Why not come and visit us at The Millstones to see the high quality finish of a David Wilson home for yourself? Below are the show homes we have open for viewings.

If you really like what you see, our show homes are often available to buy. Call our friendly Sales Advisers on 08448 115 544 to find out more.

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Holden

  • 4 bed
Available to view

This home is available for visits, but is not currently for sale. Book your viewing today

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Eden

Eden

  • 4 bed
Available to view

This home is available for visits, but is not currently for sale. Book your viewing today

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Essentials on your doorstep

Queniborough is a tranquil village but perfectly placed for everyday living.

The village is home to two popular pubs, a primary school, Post Office, traditional sweet shop and delicatessen and butchers. Secondary schooling, a leisure centre, supermarkets and a range of high street shops and banks can be found in nearby Syston, along with a selection of takeaway restaurants.

The build so far

We were granted planning permission in the summer of 2014 and began construction during the summer of 2015.

Many of the first set of residents have now moved into there completed homes with 75% now sold, The Millstones is nearly coming to the end, having created a popular new community that many residents now call home. 

Get in contact with our Sales Advisers today, or visit us on site to discover your dream, new home.

Meet the team

Catherine, Sales Adviser at The Millstones

Fiona, Sales Adviser at The Millstones

Alex, Site Manager at The Millstones

We understand that moving home isn't something that you do every day. There's no need to worry - we are on hand to offer you the benefit of our expertise.

Our experienced Sales Advisers Catherine and Fiona are on hand at The Millstones to make moving home a breeze. Speak to them about how we could have you moving in no time at all.

Our construction team is headed up by Site Manager Alex, Assistant Site Managers Tom and Rob, who have plenty of experience building quality David Wilson homes.

A fantastic location



With properties in the village dating back over 500 years, Queniborough is steeped in history which can be seen from the thatched cottages along the village’s original Main Street. It’s in a beautiful spot surrounded by Leicestershire’s countryside whilst providing easy access to nearby towns and cities including Leicester and Nottingham, via the A46 which runs close by.

The Millstones is just a short drive from the A46, making travelling to Nottingham, Newark and Lincoln a breeze. It also links to the M1 which is a few miles away.

Syston’s train station is incredibly handy, with regular services to Leicester, Loughborough and Nottingham. From Leicester, you can jump onto an East Midlands Trains service to London. 

Location
Distance
Time by car
Syston 0.5 miles 2 minutes
Melton Mowbray 10 miles 15 minutes
Leicester 6.5 miles 15 minutes
Loughborough 10 miles 20 minutes
Nottingham 34 miles 35 minutes
School Name Information

No. of pupils

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English

Percentage achieving English Level 4 at Key Stage 2.

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Maths

Percentage achieving Maths Level 4 at Key Stage 2.

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Science

Percentage achieving Science Level 4 at Key Stage 2.

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Agg

Aggregate score of English, Maths & Science results.

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KS2VA

Pupil progress against national average (100). 100+ is above national average; under 100 is below national average.

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Local Average N/A 88.1% 87.6% 94.6% 273.3 100.6
Wreake Valley Community College

Pupils: 1505

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
St Peter and St Paul Church of England Primary School

Pupils: 349

73.00% 66.50% 93.00% 233 99.2
Broomfield Community Primary School

Pupils: 248

94.00% 91.00% 94.00% 279 N/A
The Merton Primary School

Pupils: 313

76.00% 79.00% 86.00% 241 N/A
Queniborough Church of England Primary School

Pupils: 149

91.50% 94.00% 100.00% 286 99.9
The Pochin School

Pupils: 137

86.50% 92.00% 95.00% 274 101.5
Bishop Ellis Catholic Primary School

Pupils: 320

95.00% 86.00% 95.00% 276 N/A
Roundhill Community College

Pupils: 634

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Eastfield Primary School

Pupils: 205

89.00% 92.00% 94.00% 275 N/A
St Michael and All Angels Church of England (Aided) Primary School

Pupils: 102

100.00% 100.00% 100.00% 300 101.6

Evenings and weekends

Indulge in some local delicacies

Get a taste for Leicestershire’s finest by visiting the Belvoir Brewery in Old Dalby. Sample their range of exemplary beer on its own or accompany it with a meal in their restaurant. Also close by is Long Clawson dairy, which is renowned for its exceptional stilton.

Tee off

If you’re looking for somewhere to enjoy a round of golf, The Millstones is perfectly located. Beedles Lake and Rothley Park Golf Clubs are both just a short drive away and offer peaceful settings for a relaxed morning or afternoon on the course.

Take to the water

The nearby River Soar is great for enjoying time with friends and family aboard a narrow boat. You can hire boats by the day from nearby Sileby marina and gently sail towards Loughborough to the north or Leicester to the south.

Live the life

Queniborough is the ideal location for family life, with plenty for everyone to enjoy. 

  • If you’re looking for a traditional meal out, The Horse and Groom in the heart of Queniborough hosts weekly pie, steak and fish nights
  • There are Scout and Brownie groups for youngsters in the village
  • Sports enthusiasts can get involved with the village’s football club and cricket club

Make it your home

A superb investment

Financial Advice

Our team can introduce you to new build mortgage advisers who will offer expert advice specific to your needs. They’ll help find the best buy-to-let investment mortgages, as well as offering guidance on tax and portfolio planning. Most can also meet you at a time and place that’s convenient for you.

Letting Agents

The right agent can make investing much easier. We have strong relationships with reliable local letting agents who will help you achieve the best rental rates for your property. We can also help negotiate management fees and commission rates so you get the best deal.

Legal Advice

If you need it, we can provide you with a list of fully independent solicitors. Offering fast, effective service at competitive rates, the firms we recommend have handled thousands of transactions for DWH and are familiar with the entire process – meaning less hassle for you.

Quality

Our homes appeal to potential tenants, not just because they look great, but also because we design them to be energy efficient and low maintenance to live in. Our homes have won some of the industry’s most coveted awards for design and quality, and we’re the only major national housebuilder to be awarded the 5 Star Housebuilder Award by the Homebuilders Federation every year since 2009. 

Great locations

Decades of UK building experience means we really understand the market – creating homes people desire, in places they want to live. Our properties offer great local amenities and facilities, and are close to major transport links. People like living in David Wilson homes – which makes them great investments.

We could help you buy

The following offers could help. Please contact a sales adviser for full details on what offers are available on this development.

  • Help to Buy

    Buy a new home in England, Wales and Scotland with a 5% deposit, 15-20% Government loan and 75-80% mortgage.

  • Part Exchange Xtra

    Let us be your buyer and discover how your move to a spacious new luxury home is now even easier with Part Exchange Xtra.

  • Movemaker

    Move to a fabulous new home and we will pay your estate agent fees.

Stress-free moving

Reserving your home

  1. Like this development? Browse the different homes we have, find the one you're interested in and register your interest.
  2. Once you get in touch our helpful team will be happy to answer your questions and show you round.
  3. When you visit the development, we'll meet you in our show home before guiding you around the home you're interested in.
  4. If you're keen, you'll be able to reserve your home there and then - and we'll take it straight off the market.

To find out more or visit the development, just give us a call.

0844 225 3944

The buying process

Buying a home follows a set process. Here’s a quick overview, but don’t worry if it seems complicated – our team will be happy to answer any questions you have.

View our detailed guide for more information on the process

Find a solicitor

You’ll need a solicitor that specialises in conveyance to look after all the paperwork. We can put you in touch with one if needs be.

Arrange your mortgage

There are plenty of options to consider when it comes to a mortgage. Once you’ve done your research (or spoken to a mortgage adviser – again, we can put you in touch if you like), you should seek an agreement in principle.

Get a valuation and survey

Your mortgage lender will want confirmation the home is worth what you’re paying for it. They’ll organise the valuation for you – this will involve a fee.

Complete legal work

Your solicitor will look after this for you. It’s all about formally transferring ownership from us to you, and checking there are no legal obstacles in the way.

Exchange contracts

Once the legal work is complete, your solicitor will exchange contracts with us. This is when you pay your deposit and commit to the deal taking place.

Complete and move in

On the date of completion, you become the legal owner of your new home. Collect the keys and make yourself comfy!

The buying process in Scotland

Buying a home follows a set process. Here’s a quick overview, but don’t worry if it seems complicated – our team will be happy to answer any questions you have.

View our detailed guide for more information on the process

Find a solicitor

You’ll need a solicitor that specialises in conveyance to look after all the paperwork. We can put you in touch with one if needs be.

Arrange your mortgage

There are plenty of options to consider when it comes to a mortgage. Once you’ve done your research (or spoken to a mortgage adviser – again, we can put you in touch if you like), you should seek an agreement in principle.

Get a valuation and survey

Your mortgage lender will want confirmation the home is worth what you’re paying for it. They’ll organise the valuation for you – this will involve a fee.

Complete legal work

Your solicitor will look after this for you. It’s all about formally transferring ownership from us to you, and checking there are no legal obstacles in the way.

Exchange contracts

Once the legal work is complete, your solicitor will exchange contracts with us. This is when you pay your deposit and commit to the deal taking place.

Complete and move in

On the date of completion, you become the legal owner of your new home. Collect the keys and make yourself comfy!

Impeccable quality

When you buy a David Wilson home you can be confident you’re dealing with one of the nation’s most trusted home builders.

5 Star Housebuilder

We’re the only major national home builder to win this prestigious award every year since 2009. 

10 Year NHBC Buildmark Warranty

Our homes are covered by the 10 year structural warranty, plus a 2 year fixtures and fittings warranty on virtually all our homes.

First 2 years covered by Builder Warranty & NHBC Guarantee or similar. Years 3-10 covered by NHBC insurance or similar.  Full exclusions and limitations can be found on the NHBC website.  Available on virtually all of our developments.

Mortgage sorted? Don't delay

Need help finding a mortgage adviser? Just let us know.

08448115544

12.30pm - 5.30pm Monday and 10.00am - 5.30pm Thursday to Sunday

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