Applethwaite Homes Builds Team as Development Rates Increase

Applethwaite Homes, the residential development arm of Eric Wright Group, has expanded its team to support a period of significant growth in its home building programme. Stuart Redfern has joined as commercial manager from Wainhomes (NW) Ltd bringing with him over 20 years’ residential property experience.  Architectural technician, David Devine, has over 30 years’ experience… Read more »

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Maintaining your garden in hot weather

Maintaining your garden during the summer and particularly in the hot weather can be a challenge.  These helpful hints can help to keep your garden looking at its best over this warm period. Useful information is also provided by the Royal Horticultural society via their website at www.rhs.org.uk/advice Looking after brand new turf If you… Read more »


Applethwaite Hall nominated for two awards

The prestigious Applethwaite Hall development of 12 luxury apartments within an historic country house near Windermere has been nominated to two LABC awards. The development has been nominated for both the Best Extension or Alteration to an Existing Home and the Best Change of Use of an Existing Building or Conversion for the Northern LABC… Read more »


Help buying a new home

For some people, saving a deposit, securing a mortgage or finding the right home at the right price is such a struggle that they are priced out of the property market or are trapped in the home they currently own. If you’re in this situation, it is worth looking into the Government initiatives on offer… Read more »


Location, Location, Location – Hutton

A little about Hutton, near Preston Hutton in Preston is a much sought after area to live. With a new development from Applethwaite coming in 2017, we thought we’d pull some information together on the village and why you’d want to live here. Hutton is a growing and popular village and established as a very… Read more »


Construction work begins in Allithwaite

Construction work is now underway on our latest development at Allithwaite near Grange over Sands. Blenkett View comprises 18 two, three and four bedroom homes. The first plots are due to be released for sale in summer 2017 so register your interest now to get future updates by visiting the enquiry page.


Part exchange now available at Oakwood, Wesham

We are delighted to announce that we now have part exchange available at Oakwood, Derby Road, Wesham. Oakwood is a superb development of 3 and 4 bedroom detached family homes in this popular location just north of Preston. Visit the Show Home every Friday, Saturday, Sunday & Monday to find out how you could soon be… Read more »

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Work begins on Applethwaite Hall

Work has just commenced on Applethwaite Hall at Windermere which is a conversion of a late Victorian Arts & Crafts style country house into twelve luxury apartments. Applethwaite Hall (formally known as The Common) was completed in 1901 as a private family home and was designed by the well renowned Manchester architect Thomas Muirhead who… Read more »


Ladies cricket team bowled over by Applethwaite sponsor.

Applethwaite has teamed up with local Forton cricket team, Shireshead Ladies, in its maiden sports sponsorship deal.The partnership sees Applethwaite become the Shireshead Ladies Cricket Team’s principal sponsor.The house builder purchased the new kit, which adorns its official logo, on behalf of the village team, who won its inaugural match against Holme Ladies by 23… Read more »


Stunning Show Home in Forton now open.

Applethwaite are delighted to announce that the stunning new Show Home is now open at Bowland Gardens, Forton. The sales office is open every Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday 11am – 5pm. Call Janet on 07837 194242 to view this stunning new development.