Welcome to Centenary Quay - Crest Nicholson's vibrant development of new homes in Southampton. A destination for living, working and enjoying life in this historic port city, this development of new homes provides a stunning setting on the banks of the River Itchen.
The development also forms an integral part of the riverside's rejuvenation that includes the development of courtyards, gardens and public squares, leading to the river along with links to Woolston High Street and its shops.
Centenary Quay has new homes for everyone; 1, 2 & 3 bedroom apartments, as well as offices, restaurants, a riverside walk, new landscaping and a Marine Employment Quarter. While respecting the area's proud maritime heritage, Centenary Quay also brings something entirely new and fresh, in tune with contemporary living and aspirations.
The city of Southampton has a plethora of shops, including WestQuay - one of the area’s biggest shopping centres. It also benefits from some of the regions best bars, restaurants, cafes, cinemas, theatres, sporting venues. These and much more can all be found in this nautical city.
Let your hair down
From the culinary mecca that is Oxford Street to the WestQuay Shopping Centre, Millais Gallery to the Harbour Lights Cinema, there’s just so much to do in Southampton.
Our new homes in Southampton are just a short drive or bus ride across the Itchen Bridge from the city centre itself, and with a thriving bar and restaurant scene, there is inspiring culture and endless temptation in its shopping centres and streets.
The city’s sporting venues include Southampton F.C.’s St Mary’s Stadium, and the home of Hampshire County Cricket Club, The Rosebowl. September welcomes one of Europe's premier water-borne events; The Southampton Boat Show.
Dockgate 4 Bar and Grill
The White Star Tavern
WestQuay Shopping Centre
Marks & Spencer
This is a sporting city where Southampton Football Club, aka The Saints, has their home ground at St Mary’s Stadium.
The Rosebowl is the home of Hampshire County Cricket Club and also stages concerts for up to 35,000
If you prefer sports on water, the Solent is never too far away.
The Rosebowl stages concerts
Harbour Lights Cinema
New arts complex coming soon
From Woolston station, just a few minutes walk from home, journey times to Southampton Central are just fourteen minutes. However, the proximity of Centenary Quay to the city centre means that all the routes in and out of Southampton are within easy reach and because of its importance as a port, there are excellent links to the rest of the UK.
The M27 links the towns and cities of the south coast, and runs just to the north of the city, while the M271 branches off and connects the city centre to the Western Docks. The M3 is the route from Southampton to London and also, via the A34 at Winchester, with the Midlands and North.
Southampton Central is the main railway station, offering routes to Portsmouth, Winchester, the Midlands and London, as well as the towns and cities of the West; Bournemouth, Poole, Weymouth, Salisbury, Bristol and Cardiff.
If you’re flying, Southampton International Airport is your starting point for around fifty European destinations and has fantastic access to the motorway network, allowing easy onward travel to the rest of the UK. The airport can be easily reached by bus or Southampton Parkway railway station.
Naturally, waterborne connections are part of the picture for Southampton travel. The city is the terminus for internal ferry services, which operate from Town Quay, and there are car ferry and fast catamaran services to the Isle of Wight and Hythe. A world of more exotic destinations such as the Caribbean, Mediterranean, Far East, America and Australia can be reached too, for Southampton is, as ever, a home port for some of the world’s most luxurious passenger liners, including the world’s largest, Cunard’s Queen Mary 2.
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Investors can now secure a guaranteed rental income on three bedroom apartments as part of a new rental package launched by Crest Nicholson at its waterfront development, Centenary Quay in Woolston.
Award-winning house builder Crest Nicholson has hosted a unique training day, bringing all 60 of its current apprentices together at its Sovereign Gate development in Cheshunt, Hertfordshire. The apprentices were joined on site by Crest Nicholson Chief Executive Stephen Stone, who led the event.
The best building features and innovations are almost invisible – you don't even notice them.
You just find that your home is more comfortable, more efficient and more economical. We’ve highlighted some of the benefits you'll experience in your new home.
Want to learn more? See what features Crest Nicholson builds in as standard.
Every Crest Nicholson home is built to exacting standards, with appearance, comfort and energy efficiency at the very heart of every design.
For over 50 years we’ve listened to customer feedback - and we’ve made changes as a result - we've worked hard to develop new homes that exceed expectations in every way.
From classic family homes to contemporary apartments, Crest Nicholson homes are designed to stand the test of time.
We have a dedicated team of people who continuously procure and source the very latest building materials and innovative technologies to ensure every new home reaches the highest levels of building effectiveness.
We are working with WWF-FTN (World Wildlife Fund Forest Trade Network) to ensure that we ethically source the raw materials we use to construct each home and that all our timber comes from sustainable sources.
The highly insulated walls, roofs and ground floors exceed current building regulations – keeping the cold air out and warm air in.
Unpleasant drafts are a thing of the past and soundproofing is improved to reduce disturbance, ensuring your home really is your sanctuary.
The result is greater year-round temperature efficiency at lower cost and consuming less CO2.
Double glazed windows are low maintenance and maximise natural daylight in your home.
The innovative coated glass is highly thermally efficient which helps keep the house warmer in winter and cooler in summer. When closed, they are a perfect airtight fit.
Say goodbye to cold drafts – and enjoy cosy winter months.
Our kitchens and bathrooms are fitted with contemporary water-saving Hansgrohe mixer taps which provide innovative Air Power Technology.
APT mixes air with water to create a softer, more voluminous and luxurious water flow.
Enjoy your perfect bath water temperature; thermostatic bath and shower mixers give you precision temperature control for your comfort and safety. Better features that provide a saving in water, energy and costs.
New homes are six times more energy-efficient and generate over 60% less CO2 emissions than older style homes.
A new home helps to reduce what you’ll need to spend on utility bills. In a Crest Nicholson home we've incorporated money saving features such as 100% low energy lighting and use A-rated appliances which do all the hard work for you.
There's never been a better time to invest in property in Southampton. With interest on savings producing a low return, investing in a brand new home could make your money work harder.
“With a buoyant rental market, attractive rental yields and strong capital growth forecasts - the apartments at Centenary Cuay make for a perfect investment!”. Richard Fowler, Lettings Direct
An increasing demand for rental accommodation in Southampton means investing in bricks and mortar now will enable you to take advantage of rental returns and the opportunity for long term capital growth. Plus the added benefit of attractive property prices and unprecedented low interest rates makes buying now more affordable.
Buying a brand new property takes away the extra stresses and strains often associated with rental management leaving you with you a hassle free and highly marketable investment.
Whether you're looking for your first investment property or adding to an extensive portfolio we can make the process easier. Our panel of Independent Financial Advisors can help you find the best mortgage deal and our panel of recommended solicitors can help you through the legal route. We can even recommend a letting agent to find a tenant quickly and provide you with a one stop management solution.
|Apartment - Plot 3260
|Monthly Rental Fee||£850|
|Potential Gross Rental Yield||4.67%|
|Apartment - Plot 3246
|Monthly Rental Fee||£750|
|Potential Gross Rental Yield||5.47%|
|Apartment - Plot 3233
|Monthly Rental Fee||£700|
|Potential Gross Rental Yield||5.32%|
Why invest at Centenary Quay, Southampton?
Located on the eastern bank of the River Itchen, Centenary Quay is also a destination in its own right and the focal point of the regeneration the Woolston area of Southampton. It already has stylish contemporary homes ready to move into, with many more on the way.
The development compromises of 1, 2 and 3 bedroom apartments and 2 & 3 bedroom houses designed by renowned architects to suit different lifestyles and life stages. All designed to achieve high levels of energy efficiency for a sustainable lifestyle.
Centenary Quay has been planned to help you reduce your reliance on car travel. There's easy and frequent access by public transport to nearby Southampton, London, and further afield. Its central location and good connections make it an excellent choice to commute from. Southampton Central can be reached by train in about a quarter of an hour, and even London in less than an hour and a half. Motorway links to Portsmouth, Winchester and Basingstoke expand your options further.
All this and more make Centenary Quay an excellent choice for Investors.
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