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Gradwell Park – coming soon

Where you can enjoy an outstanding lifestyle experience.

Now starting to take shape in South Chailey, East Sussex, our youngest community, located off Mill Lane, will include 57 apartments and eight cottages, situated around a vibrant clubhouse.

Just 14 miles from the bustling seaside resort of Brighton, Gradwell Park ensures you will be perfectly placed for both coastal and countryside living.

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Gradwell Park is the perfect choice

There are plenty of reasons to choose Gradwell Park, not least the fact that it overlooks the South Downs National Park and is situated within the wider village setting of South Chailey.

With many local market towns to explore, it’s ideal location in the heart of Sussex provides a rich mix of cultural and horticultural attractions, combined with excellent access links and a coastline virtually on your doorstep.

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The community will offer just sixty-five beautifully appointed homes comprising one and two- bedroom apartments and cottages, perfectly placed for you to enjoy a lifestyle that suits you.

Our residents will enjoy our in-house wellness services and club style amenities, where they can meet neighbours for happy hour on the terrace, join a fitness class or just curl up in an armchair with a book. At Gradwell Park you’ll live the life you want, when you choose.

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Where new friendships are formed

With a range of inviting shared spaces forming the hub of the community, this village is perfectly balanced to create both a sense of community and privacy.

Gradwell Park offers a wonderful lifestyle, coupled with outstanding amenities where you’ll have the opportunity to enjoy fitness programs, art classes, gardening clubs or even a spot of yoga on the lawn (in summer of course). Your very own Wellness Co-ordinator will help plan group activities and wellbeing classes, because exercise is always more fun with a friend or two!

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You’re part of the club

As a resident of Gradwell Park you will automatically be enrolled into the Gradwell Park Members’ Club. You’ll have complete access to all the amenities and services on offer, these vibrant spaces will truly be the heartbeat of the community.

Enjoy a first-class meal with friends in the restaurant, or pop to the bar or function room with the new friends you’ve made in the village. However you use the communal spaces, they are yours to enjoy.

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You’ll also have a hairdressing salon and beauty bar, a well-stocked library for those quieter moments, a movie room and a village shop where you can pick up those essential items. The Gradwell Park Club also features a fabulous function room which is at the heart of the club and will be focal point for those great events such as parties, recitals, concerts and more.

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The Members’ Club will also be extended to the wider community to join for a monthly fee (as long as they’re over 65). So let the socialising begin!

Outside you’ll find two terrace areas, looking out across the grounds – perfect for drinks with friends on a warm summers’ evening. During the day there will be plenty to explore and enjoy – with walking paths, allotments and a games lawn. There will also be a direct path leading from the village to the surgery, so visiting the local GP will be very easy!

Enjoy a great day out

We’re fond of a great day out and we know you are too. That’s why we have our village minibus, on hand to take you where you want to go – shopping trips, lunch out or a city / beach excursion. Just sit back, enjoy the ride and let us take care of getting you from A to B.

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Support on hand now or in the future

Every now and then we all need a helping hand, whether that’s assistance with housework, changing the bed linen or more personal support.

We are able to arrange domiciliary care through our trusted provider to assist with any additional support that you feel you may need, either now or in the future. We are here to make Gradwell Park a great place to live, ensuring you have support from a community that you love.

If this sounds like your perfect lifestyle, please call us on 01372 383950 and we can chat through your plans or those for a loved one.

For more information our new community and the reasons why you should join us, request our information leaflet.


Spacious cottages and well-appointed apartments

Each of our cottages offer a spacious hallway on the ground floor, leading to a large open-plan sitting room with ‘room’ to dine as well as a modern fitted kitchen with integrated appliances.

There is also a double bedroom and shower room with WC on the ground floor. Upstairs you will find the delightful master bedroom with fitted wardrobes and large en suite complete with both a bath and a separate shower. Also on this floor you will find an additional room that would make an ideal study, hobbies room or a walk-in wardrobe.

Each cottage has its own terrace overlooking the beautifully landscaped grounds. We really have thought of everything so that you’ll feel completely at home.

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(A typical interior)

Gradwell Park is home to 57 apartments, four one-bedroom and 53 two-bedroom in  a variety of sizes, layouts and styles, and located at either ground level or first floor with just three penthouse apartments located on the second floor.

We’ve put a great deal of effort into the finishing touches for your new home, we want it to be a place that you can relax and enjoy.

A typical apartment comprises a spacious open plan living/dining room leading through to a fully integrated modern kitchen. The main double bedroom has a built in wardrobe and en suite shower room. There is a separate bathroom in the two-bedroom apartments, some of which are fitted with baths and others with showers, and a separate cloakroom in the one bedroom and some two-bedroom apartments.

The spacious entrance halls are equipped with cupboards for additional storage and all apartments are fitted with a door entry system that is linked to the main front door for extra security.

With beautifully landscaped grounds set within easy walking distance of the Gradwell Park clubhouse, we’ve thought of everything to make you feel right at home.

(Typical interiors)

Reserve your perfect property

Construction at the village is well under way and will be ready to move into from Autumn/Winter 2020.

This plan of the village will help you decide which would be your perfect plot!

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The development is really beginning to take shape with the first cottages now constructed – see how the site is progressing here.

Please do not miss out on an amazing lifestyle at Gradwell Park – register your interest and we will keep you informed of progress, including the all-important reservation release dates.


Gradwell End Off Mill Lane
South Chailey
East Sussex

New Home Sales Enquiries:
01342 870871


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