Forget the Football

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Forget the Football: Girls-only World Cup Package Launches at Heritage Le Telfair in Mauritius

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While the boys are engrossed in the 2014 World Cup, Heritage Le Telfair is hoping to entice the girls to Mauritius for a football-free retreat with their Girls Fly Out holiday. This ladies-only package has been designed specifically for girl-friends, sisters, mothers and daughters who want to jet off during June and July as World Cup-mania takes over – offering the ultimate girls getaway in south-west Mauritius.

This exclusive package offers outstanding value and includes the following (per person, per stay):

–          Two free spa treatments

–          50% off any additional spa treatments

–          Cooking class with one of Heritage’s chefs

–          Wine tasting session

–          Complimentary yoga session

–          Complimentary Tai Chi session

–          No single supplement

Guests will stay at Heritage Le Telfair Golf & Spa Resort (www.heritageletelfair.mu), an exceptional five star hotel which offers its guests an elegant setting, inspired by the Mauritian colonial architecture and style of the time. Situated in the former sugar estate of Domaine de Bel Ombre, this area of captivating natural beauty stretches from regal mountains to a turquoise lagoon.

With the Girls Fly Out package, ladies can shun those sweaty men in shorts and sink into a world of scented oils and relaxation at the Seven Colours Spa – a unique deluxe spa experience with personalised treatments in lush tropical gardens. Guests can take part in yoga and tai chi in the gardens of Le Telfair, overlooking the River Citronniers – the perfect opportunity to nurture health and well-being whilst away.

Heritage Le Telfair has a wonderful selection of twelve restaurants allowing its guests to discover an infinite range of flavours. These include the main restaurant – Annabella’s – located on the banks of the river with an open and interactive show-kitchen, Gin’ja – a Pan Asian restaurant on the beach and Château de Bel Ombre – an enchanting 19th century Manor house. Guests can discover the art of Mauritian cuisine in an expert-led cooking class and impress friends and family back home with their new found culinary skills. Girls can also enjoy a complimentary wine tasting session, followed by a cocktail or two at the resort’s C Beach Club.

Unlike with other packages, no supplement will be charged for a single room which means solo travellers can enjoy a bit of R&R without paying extortionate rates for travelling without a partner. A 40% discount will be offered to those booking a double room as part of this package.

Destinology  is offering seven nights on a half-board basis at Heritage Le Telfair from £1,299 per person, valid for stays between 1st June and 14th July 2014, which includes return flights from London Gatwick with Emirates and return airport transfers. Call 0800 252 3040 to book or visit www.destinology.co.uk.

This offer is valid on any seven-night (minimum) stays from 1st June 2014 until 31st July 2014; package must be booked by 28th February 2014. Terms and conditions apply. Visit www.heritageresorts.mu for more information.

 

Media Information:

Laura Bardell, P1 Communications, T: +44(0)20 8614 7505 E: laura.bardell@p1communications.com

Heritage Resorts Win

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Heritage Resorts Win At 2013 World Luxury Hotel Awards

Heritage Le Telfair Golf & Spa Resort, Mauritius, has won this year’s World Luxury Hotel Award for Best Luxury Beach Resort in the Indian Ocean, whilst Heritage Awali Golf & Spa Resort has been named Best Luxury Golf Resort in the Indian Ocean. The World Luxury Hotel Awards are regarded as the Oscars for the luxury hotel industry and are known as the highest accolade a property can receive.

The World Luxury Hotel Awards recognises and rewards worldwide hotels and spas that have excelled at delivering extraordinary service. Winners are purely judged on service delivery and effective management as voted for by international tour operators, travel agents and hotel guests who get the opportunity to cast their valuable votes annually.

Lindley Thomen, General Manager of Heritage Resorts, says: “We are delighted to have been awarded this prestigious achievement award which recognises our hard work in hosting our esteemed guests. Our dedicated team works with enthusiasm to ensure our guests receive the highest level of service and we would like to thank everybody who voted for us.”

A member of “Small Luxury Hotels of the World”, Heritage Le Telfair Golf & Spa Resort is an exceptional five star hotel which offers its guests an elegant setting, inspired by the Mauritian colonial architecture and style of the time. Surrounded by the idyllic turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean, Heritage Le Telfair’s white sand beach boasts a kite surfing school, the trendy C Beach Club and the Cabana Boathouse which offers a wide range of water activities, including kayaking, windsurfing and paddle boarding amongst others.

Heritage Awali Golf & Spa Resort blends the magic of African and Creole culture with an unparalleled range of services and facilities available at the resort and across the Domaine de Bel Ombre, including access to Heritage Resorts’ championship 18-hole golf course. The course covers over 100 acres of tropical terrain, which guests can plot their way around using state of the art GPS systems which have just been installed on all of their golf buggies. All Heritage Resorts’ guests benefit from free green fees throughout their stay.

Editor’s Notes:

Heritage Resorts, situated in southwest Mauritius, are part of the stunning Domaine de Bel Ombre, a unique estate spread over 2,500 hectares which features luxury accommodation, 12 restaurants, Heritage Golf Club, the Frederica Nature Reserve, the C Beach Club, two kids clubs and one teens club, two spas and fitness centres.

Media Information:

Laura Bardell, P1 Communications, T: +44(0)20 8614 7505 E: laura.bardell@p1communications.com

Plan Ahead And Save 40%

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Plan Ahead And Save 40% On A Stay At St Lucia’s Leading Hotel, The Landings, In 2014

The Landings, recently voted Saint Lucia’s leading hotel in the World Travel Awards, is enticing guests to the Caribbean with offers of up to 40% on all of its suites in 2014.

The Landings’ early bird offers for 2014 travel include:

– 35% savings between 3 January and 7 February (booked by 15 December)

– 30% savings between 8 February and 22 April (booked by 15 December)

– 40% savings between 23 April and 19 December (booked by 30 November)

This impressive beach-front resort will appeal to couples and families alike, with its own private marina, new programme of weekly events and kid-friendly amenities and services. Following the change in management in the summer of 2012, the resort has gone from strength to strength, delighting guests both old and new and is thrilled to have been awarded the prestigious World Travel Award of St. Lucia’s Leading Hotel for 2013.

Saving £500 per person – Destinology (http://www.destinology.co.uk; 0808 231 4618) offers seven nights’ B&B from £1,399 per person (two sharing), including flights with Virgin Atlantic (Gatwick) and transfers. For departures between 5 May and 10 July 2014, book by end of November.

All villa-suites have water views and feature a master bedroom with king-size bed and en-suite bathroom, living room, fully-equipped designer kitchen, dining area and terrace. Some villa-suites also have private plunge pools or Jacuzzis and the 2,300 square feet three-bedroom suites are the largest on the island – offering the best value for money on Saint Lucia. The resort features a five-star spa with eight treatment rooms, the Beach Club restaurant and bar, a fine dining restaurant and an impressive lobby and lounge area.

For more information on The Landings visit www.thelandingsstlucia.com

Media contact

Laura Bardell, P1 Communications, E: laura.bardell@p1communications.com T: 020 8614 7505

Heritage Resorts, Mauritius

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Heritage Resorts in Mauritius introduces new ‘Golf Passport’ scheme, plus state of the art GPS assisted golf buggies

Heritage Resorts, twice winner of the prestigious World Travel Awards accolade of ‘Best Golf Resort In Mauritius’, has introduced a new ‘Golf Passport’ scheme, allowing guests to play on three of the island’s premier courses.

Visitors will be able to tee it up at the naturally undulating championship-level Heritage Golf Club designed by Peter Matkovich, the Tamarina Golf Club which sits at the foot of the dramatic Montagne du Rempart and overlooks the cool waters of Tamarin Bay, and the majestic Paradis Golf Club which is flanked by the Indian Ocean and owes much of its design to Tony Johnstone.

The Basic Pass includes unlimited golf at Heritage Golf Club plus a round of golf at Tamarina and Paradis, priority tee times, significant discounts on equipment hire and food and beverage options at Heritage Golf Club, as well as a further 20% discount on golf lessons and a tailored golf massage at the Seven Colours Spa, whilst the Golf Bliss Pass includes all of the aforementioned, plus room upgrades, hole in one insurance and free helicopter landing fees at the three courses.

Flanked by panoramic views of crystal clear lagoons to one side of the course, with rugged mountains to the other, and covering 100 acres of tropical terrain, with natural ponds, lakes and palm trees dominating the fairways, Heritage Golf Club can be a demanding test on golfers of all abilities.

So to help you plot your way around, Heritage Resorts have just had state of the art GPS systems installed on all of their golf buggies. Designed to help shave precious shots from your score, the systems offer 3D flyovers of each hole, high-res colour images of each hole with yardages and layout, electronic scoring options and convenient food and beverage ordering options, meaning your end of round beer can be waiting for you once you step off the 18th!

The Basic Pass is priced at £240 pp, and the Golf Bliss Pass priced at £360 pp.

A room at Heritage Le Telfair costs from £358 per room per night (two sharing) on a B&B basis.

A two bedroom villa with pool at Heritage The Villas costs from £541 per villa per night on a B&B basis.

A room at Heritage Awali costs from £320 per room per night (two sharing) on a B&B basis.

For more information visit: www.heritageresorts.mu/en or call Reservations on: +230 266 9777

 

Editor’s Notes:

Heritage Resorts are part of the stunning Domaine de Bel Ombre, a unique estate spread over 2,500 hectares which features luxury accommodation, 12 restaurants, Heritage Golf Club, the Frederica Nature Reserve, the C Beach Club, two kids clubs and one teens club, two spas and fitness centres.

Media Information:

Alex Reid, P1 Communications T: +44(0)20 8614 7500 E: alex.reid@p1communications.com

Cap Maison, St Lucia

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Cap Maison, St Lucia Launch New Beach Bar & Grill – The Naked Fisherman

Boutique resort Cap Maison in St Lucia has just opened a new beach bar and grill at its secluded beach, called The Naked Fisherman. Renowned already for its Cliff at Cap restaurant, one of the premier fine-dining restaurants on the island, the Naked Fisherman will offer a more casual and quintessentially relaxed Caribbean beach bar experience, but with the same detail and quality that the Cliff at Cap is famous for.

Named after the locals that were often seen fishing for their supper… naked… off the rocks in front of Cap Maison, the Naked Fisherman will offer great drinks, cocktails and simply prepared grilled food and salads. Delights on the lunch menu include crispy calamari with chilli laced salsa, grilled island catch, pumpkin & coconut curry and Caribbean chicken roti, chunky avocado and shadow bennie.

Naturally, however, the question remains and perplexes many a guest:  why were the fishermen naked?! The resort’s family owners may know the answer but are remaining tight lipped for now….

For more information and reservations telephone:  +1 758 457 8691 or see www.thenakedfishermanstlucia.com

 

Editor’s notes:

Cap Maison is a family-operated boutique villa resort located on the northernmost tip of St. Lucia in Cap Estate, one of the most exclusive areas on the island. Guests are treated to dramatic cliff scenery with the tranquil waters of the Caribbean Sea on one side and the brisk Atlantic Ocean to the other. Designed in an elegant Spanish Caribbean style, Cap Maison’s 49 beautifully-appointed suites are spread over three acres of tropical landscaped grounds. Guests have access to a secluded white sand beach and enjoy a truly bespoke service throughout their stay.

Media Information:

Laura Bardell, P1 Communications T: +44(0)20 8614 7505 E: laura.bardell@p1communications.com

New UK Autumn Holiday Homes

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New UK Autumn Holiday Homes: The Super Grand Hampton At Watermark Is Introduced

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The new Super Grand Hampton on Summer Lake at £850,000 is an impressive 5 bedroom detached New England-style lakeside property and being introduced in the last phase of 24 homes at Watermark, The Cotswolds.

Jules Miller-Cheevers, Sales & Marketing Director says: “We have had a successful summer in terms of sales at Watermark and have been listening to our onsite visitors in order to tweak the offering to further meet their requirements.  We are seeing demand at both the upper end of the price bracket, at the £850,000 mark and also a continuing interest for our re-sale homes positioned around the £250,000 price-point. Our buyers have told us they love the light and spacious open-plan living areas with big kitchens which are already offered in our Grand Hampton homes and so we have taken this a step further and re-designed these to provide a new ‘Super Grand Hampton’ with even bigger kitchens at 42.5m2; which is up from 16m2 in the Grand Hampton.  We are anticipating that people will be ‘wowed’ by these homes and already have a couple from Oxfordshire who made a reservation as soon as I showed them the new plans!”

Enjoy the changing seasons in The Cotswolds – The Cotswolds always provides a spectacular backdrop for anyone in search of autumn colours, designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty it stretches from the border regions of South Warwickshire and Worcestershire, through West Oxfordshire and Gloucestershire and takes in parts of Wiltshire, North Somerset. An area of limestone hills in the countryside of the heart of England, an idyllic rural area of peaceful rolling hills historic villages with attractive stone cottages. The Cotswolds offers breath taking countryside, sumptuous manor houses, unspoiled villages, and outdoor activities galore.  Just 90 miles from London this lakeside retreat is ideal for commuters seeking a week end escape back to nature as it is within easy reach of the M4 and M5 and autumn is a particularly pretty time of year to visit the lakes.

Ideal for autumn living, The Super Grand Hampton offers:

  • Outstanding lake views – large French doors divide the living area with vaulted ceiling and the extensive lakeside deck (approx. 147 sqm) which is perfect for eating Alfresco on warmer autumn days or alternatively, sit behind the expanse of glass in your living room to admire the trees as they change colour and watch the abundant nature on the lake. The master bedroom also has a balcony to enjoy outdoor relaxation and a breath of fresh air.
  • Energy efficiency – The Super Grand Hampton at Watermark is designed to be exceptionally energy efficient.  High levels of insulation, natural ventilation, air source heat pump and under floor heating (on ground floor) provides a cosy and comfortable environment, reduced carbon emissions and low energy bills.  All appliances are A rated for energy efficiency, and there is low energy external lighting.
  • Autumn activities for all the family – All owners at Watermark get added value with the use of membership to the adjacent Four Pillars Hotel gym and spa and the nearby golf clubs – Wrag Barn and South Cerney. The abundance of activities to hand mean there are year round options to both owners and visitors which combats the unpredictable English weather and importantly drives rental returns.

Onsite, the adventurous owners and guests can put-on their wetsuit and take advantage of fantastic international class water-ski and cable ski lakes.   There is also access to tennis, boules, some excellent fishing spots and numerous horse riding centres based locally. With excellent walking and cycling routes around the lakes and many footpaths crossing the fields and valleys to rivers, canals, woods, and of course quaint English pubs, home owners are unlikely to tire of visiting the area.

  • An ideal holiday home for large families and groups – According to Saga, in the UK nearly 3 million home owners aged over 50 have adult children living with them, with an average age of 27.  Also, with the growing number of families with indebted university students opting for ‘free’ holidays with Mum and Dad, the large 5 bedroom Grand Hampton properties can accommodate large or extended families.  Renting adjacent lodges is also possible and a perfect place to spend Christmas!
  • Large bespoke fitted kitchen – the fully fitted, home-from-home kitchen/dining (approx. 7.6m x 5.6m) in The Grand Hampton is ideal for preparing big family meals to be shared comfortably in the spacious open-plan living area overlooking the lake.
  • Three en suite shower rooms, family bathroom and cloakroom – the luxurious and numerous bathroom facilities are great for pampering and means there is always a place to wash and warm-up after spending leisure time outdoors around the lakes!

www.watermarkcotswolds.com / Tel: 0044 (0)1285 869 031

Ferragamo ‘Tuscany By The Sea’

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Ferragamo Introduces Stylish ‘Tuscany By The Sea’ Development

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Leonardo Ferragamo is attracting worldwide attention once more as he launches the resplendent Marina di Scarlino, the unparalleled offering of marina, apartments, yachts and lifestyle services and a welcomed stylish addition to the rustic Tuscan region.  The marina development not only includes 39 fully furnished, contemporary apartments but also Ferragamo is bringing a new buzz to the sleepy Maremma region as his vision has created a whole new destination where the well-heeled can enjoy exclusive living on land and sea.  Ideally located next to an 8,700 hectare protected nature reserve and nestled on the Tuscan coastline, owners, boat-owners and visitors can now experience the best yachting and living experience in the mediterranean.

Easily accessed from the UK, the marina is ideal for long week end breaks as well as longer stay holidays and is situated in the most beautiful bay in Tuscany, conveniently close to the airports of Pisa (1 hour), Florence (1.5 hours) and Rome (2 hours).  If arriving by boat the sheltered bay with fully equipped floating piers (or fingers) makes mooring-up in the marina light work and even has WI-Fi access.

Marina di Scarlino is the vision of Leonardo Ferragamo, the son of the late Salvatore Ferragamo, world renowned shoe-maker to the stars.*  Leonardo, who has a lifetime passion for sailing bought the marina in 2011 having spent many childhood summers in the Maremma region and through his Nautor Group, owns two of the top brands in yachting, Nautor’s Swan and Camper & Nicholsons Yachts .  The marina is set to attract worldwide boat owners and crews; superbly positioned for day trips in the Mediterranean with 950 moorings for 6m to 36m crafts.  The hi-tech outfit including the Scarlino Yacht Service guarantees top-level assistance to all visiting boats, which is supplemented by the Swan Mediterranean Customer Care centre.

Ferragamo says: “This is a unique location for people living in the north of Europe as it is close to the Tuscan archipelago with its seven islands which is fantastic for sailing and is truly one of the finest places in the Med to have a boat.  The region enjoys a good climate that extends from February to October and the marina development not only has spectacular views over the sea of Elba and Montecristo but is next to a protected national park with stunning sandy bays; so what will never change, is Maremma’s intense, unspoilt natural beauty.”

The one and two bedroom apartments in three types (Prestige, Duplex and Deluxe) have been specifically designed to emphasise the stunning sea view.  Grouped around the harbour and main square, the spacious accommodation offers one or two bedrooms, a dining room area with a kitchen plus large panoramic terraces. The living areas vary from 48 to 123 m2, excluding the terraces, which in some cases are almost as large as the interior living space.  The fully equipped apartments can also be rented-out by Puro Suites Toscana and the marina facilities include Marina Beauty Spa by Daniela Steiner, supermarket, affordable boutiques, bars, restaurants, laundry, wine shop and full concierge service.  Owners also get priority and discount at the stylish onsite beachclub “Purobeach Oasis del Mar” (www.purobeach.com), which opened in June 2013.

For those who love the land and sea, the new ‘Yachting and Living ‘ package offers a one bedroom apartment, stylish Camper & Nicholsons Yachts, Endeavour’42 cruiser and berth for just €1.25m.  This represents a saving of 15% if bought together.

The Maremma coastline is relatively unknown for most Britons but has begun to grow in popularity with well-heeled Italians as a coastal escape from Florence, Milan and Rome.  The actor Roger Moore already owns a villa in the region and top quality restaurants are opening too – the Marina di Scarlino now has three Michelin star restaurants within a 40 minute radius. Ferragamo is not the only big name to be moving-in; many Italian noble families have estates nearby, including the Antinoris whose premier wine estate and restaurant ‘Le Mortelle’ is just 20 minutes from the marina.

With plenty of all year round culture and entertainment at hand, Tuscany remains a favourite second home destination with British buyers.  Elisa Biglia, Chesterton Office Co-Ordinator & International Consultant comments: “As we all know the British have always had a long ‘love affair’ with Tuscany and this is still very true today and we are seeing a rise once again in enquiries from British clients, and an increasing interest is being shown in coastal properties still of course focusing on Tuscany.  The Maremma region of Italy which lies to the south of Siena and to the sea is fast becoming the new fashionable part of Tuscany, with its mixture of unspoilt natural beauty, culture, cuisine and history, yet also still close to the famous historic main centres of Florence, Siena and of course Rome.

“Whilst requests for second homes in the countryside of Tuscany are still modest for the classic ‘farmhouse’ demand for prime quality second homes is especially strong and nowhere is this truer than on the Tuscan coast. In the past 6 months the majority of our sales have been coastal properties.”
The 39, one and two bedroom apartments at Marina di Scarlino all have panoramic terraces with sea views.  Prices with fixed and terrace furniture (not including VAT and taxes) range from €350,000 to €890,000 (approx. £295,000-£751,000) and apartments are sold on 75 year leasehold.***

 

Marina di Scarlino is on the market with Chesterton Humberts: www.chesterton-international.com /Tel: 0044 (0)203040 8210

 

Editors Notes

*The Marina di Scarlino is a private venture of Mr Leonardo Ferragamo and not related to the Salvatore Ferragamo Group.

**Mr. Leonardo Ferragamo is chairman of Nautor Holding and of Nautor’s Swan, the yard that produces the prestigious Swan boats.  He is also chairman of the board of Camper & Nicholsons Yachts, the English historic yard bought by Nautor in July 2001 and Honorary President of Marina Management srl, the company running the development of marinas.

***The apartments are part of a seafront building that is situated on government land.  With the purchase of same, the buyer becomes the owner of the right to maintain and use this housing unit until the date of 29 June 2088 (all comparable to the surface rights provided for by art 952 of the Civil Code)

Media Enquiries: P1 Communications Tel: 0044 (0)20 8614 7504 / Email: caroline.burnett@p1communications.com

House Prices in Suburbs

As House Prices in Suburbs Set to Soar

Kent Commuting Towns Prove Popular with Young Families

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Experts predict that house prices in London suburbs and commuter towns are set to soar. Prices in the south-east will rise 32% over the next five years, with London making gains of 24.4%, according to Savills. Knight Frank’s Sevenoaks agent is also seeing an increase in young families moving to commuting towns in Kent.

Lucian Cook, head of residential research at Savills says: “The gap between prime London and surrounding prime regional markets has grown so wide there is now a compelling case to move out.”

The exorbitant cost of central London properties was demonstrated by the average price for a one-bedroom flat smashing the £500,000 mark in “prime London”, according to estate agent Marsh & Parsons.

Knight Frank in Sevenoaks reports that there has already been an increase in young families this year moving out of London into Kent from south and south east London from places such as Battersea, Clapham, Wandsworth, Black Heath, Chislehurst and Bromley. They are selling up in search of larger living spaces, better local schools and the pleasure of having the countryside on their doorstep. As London house prices have risen this year by about 8-10%, it is proving to be a good time for families to sell up and get more for their money further out of London.

Ross Davies of Knight Frank comments: “We are selling a lot of property in Kent within commuting distance of London and Kings Hill, near West Malling is a consistently popular choice as it is less than an hour’s commute with a direct line into London Victoria. London property prices have risen far more than season tickets, and so it is still more economical for families. Another trend we are  also now seeing more and more are people taking commuter coaches in to the city and Canary Wharf as a more relaxing and cost effective alternative to the train.”

Kings Hill, which has been built on the site of the famous World War II airfield near the picturesque town of West Malling, was named as the country’s most successful new village in a 2010 report by one of the world’s leading property agents, CB Richard Ellis*.

Award –winning eco house builder Environ Communities are now marketing two developments at Kings Hill in Kent:

Keepers Court has four and five bedroom properties, designed to exceptional specifications, which are contemporary inside and out whilst still reflecting the local Kentish architecture. Designed in four different styles, the homes are light and spacious with extensive use of glass throughout. Features such as double height entrance halls and cathedral ceilings in the master bedrooms provide a ‘wow’ factor. The four bedroom homes start from £562,500 and five bedroom homes start from £647,000.

The Manor  is a development of two bedroom cottages, penthouses and apartments  built in a traditional Kent style with contemporary open plan living spaces and great views down an avenue to  a Country Park. The solid oak flooring in the living area, fitted wardrobes, fully fitted bathrooms and kitchens are included in the price.  Prices for the two bed cottages are £327,500, the ground floor apartments £365,000, and the penthouses £397,500.

Both developments have direct access to a 150 acre Country Park on the doorstep and yet the homes are within ten minutes’ walking distance to a number of shops such as Waitrose and Asda, banks, doctors, post office and vet. There are outstanding primary schools nearby, a David Lloyd Centre and a championship golf course, which are all easily accessed via a network of safe landscaped walkways and cycle lanes.

For more information see http://oakshamlet.com/eco-homes-kent/. Tel 01732 848316, or email: enquiries@oakshamlet.com

Editors Notes:

Photo captions: L-R Keepers Court, The Manor and interior photo of the living space at The Manor.

*Kings Hill was named as the country’s most successful new village in a report by one of the world’s leading property agents, CB Richard Ellis. In 2010, they evaluated non-urban new villages of 1,000 homes or more looking at issues such as design, provision of public and private amenity space, transport links, car parking and community provision. Kings Hill achieved the highest overall score, beating Prince Charles’ Poundbury development in Dorset, which came third in the survey.

The report praised Kings Hill’s good mix of community amenities and provision of varied size of houses and gardens to suit all requirements. It also said that there was a clear sense of community pride and that the parish council played an active role in maintaining the sense of involvement from the community.

Environ Communities, headed up by Tony Dowse, has recently won an award for ‘Best Small Developer’ by What House? Magazine and was overall UK winner of the coveted Green Leaf Award, amongst others.  Environ create lifetime homes with a traditional and timeless beauty: from iconic, modern homes overlooking the Atlantic to spacious, unique family homes in Kentish hamlets and even cosy and peaceful retirement homes in quiet market towns. Attention to detail, landscaped gardens and sense of place and community run through everything they do.

Environ’s modern homes developments aim to achieve a true sense of that old fashioned notion of “community” and this is the reason they are called Environ Communities.

Media Contact: Vicky Goodall, P1 Communications, Tel +44 (0)208 614 7503. Email: vicky.goodall@p1communications.com