Firepool Lock
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Firepool Lock

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Firepool Lock,
Taunton, TA1 1NY

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Firepool Lock offers a mix of stunning contemporary 1 & 2 bedroom apartments, 3 & 4 bedroom houses, with an exclusive collection of impressive waterfront Villas. This is an urban waterside scheme overlooking the Bridgwater and Taunton Canal and yet benefits from a "countryside" feel.

An integral part of the regeneration of Taunton Town Centre, these new homes in Taunton have something to offer everyone. Set in the very heart of this vibrant market town, this development offers the chance for first time buyers wanting to get on the property ladder to families looking for more space or to downsize. These new homes in Taunton are situated in close proximity to an array of amenities in Taunton, making this development an ideal location for your new home.

Offering everything from apartments to large, spacious houses, these new homes in Taunton are destined to become a landmark development for Crest Nicholson.

The Sunday Times British Homes Awards 2014 - Winner of Standard House Type Category
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A superb collection of 1 & 2 bedroom apartments, and 3 bedroom houses, including fabulous water front Villas situated in the vibrant market town of Taunton.
1 & 2 bedroom apartments, 3 & 4 bedroom houses
Prices from £227,000 - £330,000
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These new homes in Taunton offer excellent transport links, and are located a few minutes walk from Taunton railway station.

This ease of access to the main station means commuters can travel to London in less than two hours.

Firepool Lock also boasts quick and easy access out of town to the M5 and towards the A303 and M3.

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Minehead Fleet Air Arm Museum

West Somerset Railway

Dunster Castle

Chedder Gorge

Glastonbury Tor

Museum of Somerset

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The Castle Hotel

Brookfield House

Farthings Country House Hotel and Restaurant

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Nuffield Helath Taunton

Castle Sports Centre

Taunton & Pickering Golf Club

Somerset County Cricket Club

Taunton Cricket Club

Taunton Racecourse

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Somerset Cricket Museum

Sheppy's Cider Farm, Shop and Museum

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The Willow Tree

Blue Ball Inn

The Bank Taunton

The Old Mexican Restaurant

Ciao Taunton

Cafe Nero 


Firepool Lock, Taunton, TA1 1NY
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Firepool Lock - A Better Home

For you and the environment
Better features that provide a saving in water, energy and costs

Better features that provide a saving in water, energy and costs

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.

UPVC double glazed windows to minimise heat loss.

Symphony fully fitted kitchens are complete with Bosch integrated single or double oven*, gas hob and extractor fan, soft close cupboards and drawers, under unit lighting and recycling bins.  

A+ rated appliances Integrated dishwasher and fridge/freezer to many homes *, over time these can save on energy bills.

All our homes are complete with heat, smoke and Co2 detectors for peace of mind.

Audio door entry system to communal area of apartments.

* Plot specific, please ask our Sales Advisor for details

Designed by experts with you in mind

Designed by experts with you in mind

Our Commintment to building exemplary new homes and creating sustainable communities is recongised in our impressive array of industry design awards, including more CABE Gold Building of Life Awards than any other developer. This continues to reaffrim both our success in the design and deivery of attractive, envoriomentally aware homes and our position as one of the UK's leading developers.

This Year 2014 we won gold award for our housetype designs at Firepool Lock at the Sunday Times British Homes Awards.

Carefully selected materials

Carefully selected materials

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 to ensure that where possible we ethically source the raw materials we use to construct each home and that all our timber comes from sustainable sources.

A better built home for you and your family

A better built home for you and your family

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.

Innovative practical technologies all designed to make your life easier and your bills lower

Innovative practical technologies all designed to make your life easier and your bills lower

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.

In kitchens and bathrooms we've incorporated the latest technologies to help reduce water consumption without compromising your comfort.

In kitchens and bathrooms we've incorporated the latest technologies to help reduce water consumption without compromising your comfort.

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.

External tap and water buts are provided to properties with gardens to minimise unnecessary wastage *

*Plot specific, please ask your Sales Advisor for details

Saving you money in every room

Saving you money in every room

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.

Buy to let – Firepool Lock

There has never been a better time to invest in property with interest rates at an all time low.  The two bedroom apartments priced from £159,000 with rentals achieved of between £750 and £800 per month, Firepool Lock apartments are achieving yields of 5.6%.  

With a brand new property as a landlord you benefit from the first two years of your 10 year NHBC cover with our dedicated customer service team giving you a hassle free addition to your portfolio.

The Highgate - Plot 171
2 Bedroom Apartment
Price £159,000
Monthly Rental Fee £750
Annual Return £9,000
Potential Gross Rental Yield 5.66%
* The estimated rental yields has been calculated on the following basis: purchase plot 171, a 2 Bedroom Apartment at £159,000 with an expected average rental figure of £750pcm. Monthly rental value courtesy of Fox and Sons, Taunton

An excellent opportunity to invest in a vibrant development within a short walk of the train station with excellent links to Exeter, Bristol, Reading and London.

A short walk also takes you to the centre of Taunton to many bistros and shopping.

The Firepool Lock development offers London style living in contemporary stylish homes.

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