Site Overview

This attractive private gated development includes a small lake of approximately ¾ acre. The lake has mature trees to the furthermost sides from the development, which also marks the boundary of the site. The mature trees include two exceptionally fine weeping willows that overhang the water’s edge. The lake enjoys the presence of long standing water lily beds and other aquatic still water life including various species of fish, other wildlife can be seen such as various birds.
All the properties are energy saving homes and incorporate an exceptionally high degree of thermal insulation and are all advanced timber frame construction, a field in which Derek Halliwell & Sons Ltd have considerable experience on developments throughout Cheshire and North Wales over a number of years. The properties are all completed to a very high standard of finish and incorporate care and attention to detail at all stages of construction.
All properties are sold with the benefit of a 10 year N.H.B.C guarantee, with which Derek Halliwell & Sons Ltd has a A1 rating for proven quality.


Upton village stands on the outer boundaries of The City of Chester, a village of considerable charm and enjoys attractive rural surroundings with open country lanes, yet within travelling distance to main motorways such as the nearby M53, M56, M6 and A roads A49 and A41. The Bache railway station is within walking distance of the development and a more extensive railway network are available at the main station in Chester City Centre. Manchester and Liverpool international airports can be reached within approximately 45 minute drive from the development.
Approximate mileages are: Chester 3 miles, Wrexham 16 miles, Nantwich, Whitchurch and Liverpool 20 miles, Warrington 22 miles and Manchester 40 miles.
Upton village has by several playgroups and primary schools with a comprehensive school located at St. James Avenue, which is within walking distance. Also within easy walking distance of Lakeside Close is an excellent range of shops including a small Tesco supermarket, Post Office and convenience stores for everyday needs. Larger supermarkets and retail stores are available in Chester and nearby Cheshire Oaks both in which can be reached in 10 minutes. Chester Zoo, one of the country’s biggest zoos is also located in Upton. Sporting and recreational needs are well catered for with Upton Golf Club, which is renowned in the surrounding areas, sailing on the River Dee, indoor and a range of outdoor sports at the Cheshire County sports club, as well as a range of gyms nearby.