Residents at David Wilson Homes’ Galloway Grange development in Chelford are reaping the many benefits of having the beautiful Cheshire countryside on their doorstep.

Greater happiness, sense of worth and life satisfaction

According to research, living within 300m of urban green space such as parks, nature reserves or play areas is associated with greater happiness, sense of worth, and life satisfaction. Studies have shown that daily contact with nature, even in urban green spaces, results in physical and psychological benefits.

Galloway Grange on Dixon Drive has a range of two, three, and four bedroom homes available for keen homebuyers to reserve, surrounded by open space and with buyers looking for a country escape these properties tick all of the boxes.

Recently, Savills Property Agents interviewed 700 registered buyers and sellers in April 2020 to explore their new attitudes. 42% of respondents under 40 expressed the inclination to upsize with the desire for a garden becoming a more pressing consideration.

In addition to this, the want for space and greater emphasis on the outdoors was expressed with four in 10 now looking for a village location and 54% of respondents with school age children, now finding the idea of a countryside location more attractive than pre Covid-19.

Homes at Galloway Grange have been designed to reflect the beautiful local surroundings and the development features a range of public open spaces with mature trees and greenery to attract wildlife. Residents are also lucky enough to have the Peak District National Park only 10 miles away.

Philippa Stewart, Head of Sales at David Wilson North West, said: “Galloway Grange is the ideal place for families and young couples to escape the city after lockdown. It is more important than ever to ensure that everyone is getting a breath of fresh air every day and living at the Galloway Grange development definitely provides that with plenty of farmland and the Peak District National Park on your doorstep, there are ample places to explore and take in all of the local nature. Galloway Grange is now open on an appointment only basis, so I would advise anyone interested to visit the website or call the sales team where you will be able to book an appointment with one of our friendly Sales Advisers.”

Property seekers can also view the homes at the development without leaving the comfort of their own home with Barratt Homes’ virtual tours, to view the properties at Galloway Grange, visit

Ample places to explore and take in the local nature

There are plenty of schemes house hunters can use to help them when reserving a property at a David Wilson Homes development, including Help to Buy, Part Exchange and Movemaker, all designed to make the moving process that much simpler for buyers. As a thank you to NHS staff, who have shown courage in the face of the COVID-19 crisis, Barratt Homes has launched a 5% Deposit Scheme contribution towards their deposit, for all NHS workers.

Properties are available to reserve now at Galloway Grange, with prices starting from £246,000. Buyers should visit the David Wilson Homes website to book an appointment to visit Galloway Grange. For more information visit

For more information on the measures David Wilson Homes have taken with social distancing along with an informational video, visit