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.
  • St Leonards Quarter, ExeterThe new development will comprise 1 & 2 bedroom apartments and 2, 3, 4 & 5 bedroom houses. St. Leonards Quarter is located in the popular and highly sought after St Leonards area. With a great selection of independent boutique shops and cafes, good local schools and access to many other local amenities, this is a prime residential area in Exeter.
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  • 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

Located in Frome, named by The Times as the ‘South West’s Best Place to Live’ in 2021. The Old Printworks is a collection...
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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 2, The Courtyard, Duporth

This superb two double bedroom home features an open plan kitchen/living/dining area with sliding doors out on to private outdoor space. The master bedroom is complete with a balcony from...
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Plot 56, Cottrell Gardens, Bonvilston

This five bedroom detached home with an open plan kitchen/family/dining area, bi-folding doors leading onto the garden creating a living space filled with natural light. The spacious kitchen also features...
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Penthouse 8, Harbour Lofts, Poole

Penthouse 8, is a fouth-floor, 2 bedroom penthouse boasting open-plan living space with mezzanine level, a balcony and two double bedrooms with an en suite to the master bedroom. All...
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Plot 46, Cottrell Gardens, Bonvilston

A stunning two bedroom semi-detached home with an open plan kitchen/dining area and french doors leading onto the garden. The home also offers a separate, as well as a downstairs...
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Plot 5, Treglos

This ground floor 2 bedroom apartment boasts open-plan living and a private terrace which can be accessed from both the living area and master bedroom to enjoy the sea view....
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Plot 39, Cross Farm, Wedmore

A beautiful four bedroom detached house featuring an open plan kitchen/dining space opening out onto the garden. Designed with modern family living in mind, this home has been finished to...
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Plot 12, Treglos

This contemporary 3 bedroom duplex , spread over the ground and first floor boasts open-plan living space, with three private terrace areas to enjoy the sea view. Master bedroom complete...
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Plot 53, Cottrell Gardens, Bonvilston

This stunning five bedroom detached home is set over three floors. Enter the house through a spacious hallway overlooked by a gallery landing. On the ground floor is the open...
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Plot 13, The Courtyard, Duporth

Uniquely designed this two double bedroom contemporary bungalow features superb open plan living and boasts a wonderful terrace at the front which can be accessed from bedroom 2. Thoughtfully laid...
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Plot 46, Cross Farm, Wedmore

A stunning 2 bedroom apartment Ground floor apartment, with a fantastic open plan living area. This property also benefits from a high-quality specification with a contemporary kitchen with integrated alliances...
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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 6, Cottrell Gardens, Bonvilston

A stunning four bedroom detached home with an open plan kitchen/dining area and french doors leading onto the garden. The master bedroom has its own en-suite and Juliet balcony. Bedroom...
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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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