Acorn Urban Village Collection

Find your perfect village home with the properties available in the Acorn Urban Village collection. With the countryside on your doorstep, these properties offer a blend of city and rural living. Often with tree-lined avenues and eclectic high streets, these hip urban villages are little cultural oases with a fantastic community feel. Explore the Acorn Urban Village Collection and discover fantastic village properties which provide the best of both worlds, with excellent local amenities and access to beautiful outdoor spaces.
  • The Old Printworks, FromeThe Old Printworks is a collection of 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes located in Frome at the former Butler, Tanner & Dennis site one of Britain’s foremost colour printers. Featuring open green space and links to riverside walks along the River Frome in addition to a children’s play area.
  • The Old Printworks, FromeThe Old Printworks will feature access to open green space and links to riverside walks along the River Frome in addition to a children’s play area.
  • FromeA well-established market town, Frome boasts a variety of popular weekly and monthly markets showcasing local produce, independent retailers. The town is bursting with creativity and offers a plethora of different and unique events to experience.
  • Olivers Building, BarnstapleThese beautiful listed brick buildings together with their riverside courtyard will provide an exciting community on the south bank of the River Taw.
  • Saxonvale, FromeThe regeneration of Saxonvale, a 10-acre brownfield site in Frome, will see the delivery of a high-quality bespoke residential-led mixed-use development; offering new homes, a variety of commercial spaces including offices, live-work units and other commercial space.

Why move to an urban village?

For many, urban villages provide the best of both worlds. They offer a slower pace of life to city living whilst still having great access to local amenities and vibrant communities. There are bustling high streets with independent shops which offer Scandi-inspired furnishings, vintage books, stylish coffee shops and more. You’ll find an abundance of local green spaces provide idyllic retreats from the hubbub of city life.

The urban village of Frome

Heading south of Bath, you’ll discover Frome. This thriving market town was voted one of the best places to live in the UK 2019 by The Sunday Times. The charming and historic town boasts streets full of independent shops in the creative St Catherine’s artisan quarter. Follow the beautiful winding streets to find plenty on offer from designer-makers, vintage specialists, craft suppliers.

Barnstaple village properties

Barstaple is often regarded as the ‘social heart of North Devon’ due to its central location, its independent boutique shops and its wide range of amenities, Barnstaple is a town full of charm. From the historic Pannier Market to nearby Exmoor National Park you’ll find excellent walking routes and spectacular scenery.

With excellent local amenities, vibrant, friendly communities and beautiful outdoor spaces, it is easy to see why these ‘urban villages’ lure so many people with their relaxed lifestyles.

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DEVELOPMENTS

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The Old Printworks, Frome

Award-winning homes – The Old Printworks won Best Residential Development at the Bath Property Awards 2021! Located in Frome The Old Printworks is...
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Oliver Buildings, Barnstaple

Forming the last piece of the Anchorwood Bank regeneration puzzle, the redevelopment of the Grade II-listed Oliver Buildings, adjacent to the River Taw...
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Saxonvale, Frome

The regeneration of Saxonvale, a 10-acre brownfield site in Frome, will see the delivery of a high-quality bespoke residential led mixed-use development; offering...
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PROPERTIES

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Plot 21, The Courtyard, Duporth

This incredible 2 double bedroom apartment benefits from an open plan kitchen, dining and living area, with integrated appliances and access to a private balcony with stunning sea views over...
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Plot 5, Cottrell Gardens, Bonvilston

Final 4 bedroom house available in Phase 1! A stunning four bedroom detached home with an open plan kitchen/family/dining area and bi-fold doors leading onto the garden. The master bedroom...
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Plot 2, The Links, Porthcawl

One of only two apartments remaining in Phase 1! A fantastic 3 bedroom apartment, situated within the Victorian Grade-II listed building. The superb home benefits from a open plan living and...
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Plot 10, The Courtyard, Duporth

This wonderfully restored two double bedroom home is within the Farm House, set overlooking the landscaped courtyard area and beautiful Grade II listed clock tower. The ground floor features open...
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Plot 30, The Courtyard, Duporth

Located on the second floor, this stunning apartment features an open plan kitchen, dining and living area, with integrated appliances and access to a private balcony with uninterrupted sea views...
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Plot 50, The Links, Porthcawl

This is the last 3 bedroom ground floor apartments situated within the new build phase, adjacent to the Royal Porthcawl Golf Club. This home features high ceilings and open plan...
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Plot 48, The 18th at The Links, Porthcawl

An exceptional 2 double bedroom apartment situated within the new build phase, overlooking the spectacular rural views of the Royal Porthcawl Golf Club. This home features high ceilings and open...
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Plot 18, The Links, Porthcawl

The last home of its kind in Phase 1, this superb first-floor apartment benefits from an exceptional private balcony. Enjoy a south-facing aspect with view of the beach from the...
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Plot 38, The 18th at The Links, Porthcawl

A sumptuous 2 double bedroom apartment situated within the new build phase, overlooking the spectacular sea & rural views. The exceptional property boasts a fantastic open plan kitchen/dining/living room with...
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Plot 24, The Courtyard, Duporth

Located on the first floor, this stunning apartment features an open plan kitchen, dining and living area, with integrated appliances and access to a private balcony with uninterrupted sea views...
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COLLECTIONS

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Urban Village

Find your perfect village home with the properties available in the Acorn Urban Village collection. With the countryside on your doorstep, these properties offer a blend of city...
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Rural

Idyllic countryside, stretching for miles across hills and wooded valleys. Enjoy rural living with the distant murmur of rural life; birds crying overhead or cows lowing to their...
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Coastal

Rolling waves crashing on shifting sands, the call of seagulls wheeling overhead. Picturesque seaside towns, nestled around quaint harbours. The soft chiming of yacht sheets against their masts...
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City

Cities are cultural melting pots. City based properties offer the best in cosmopolitan living with thriving arts scenes, vibrant nightlife, a plethora of tempting eateries and artisanal cafes,...
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