Property news: @Grace development offers buyers a perfect rural retreat

Just a few apartments remain available at the @Grace development in Thornton.
Just a few apartments remain available at the @Grace development in Thornton.
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Do you crave the simplicity of a city style apartment with low maintenance costs and all mod-cons? But do you want all the benefits of countryside living too -such as a friendly, close-knit rural community and amazing open spaces for your walking, cycling or horse riding hobby?

Well you need look no further as leading housebuilder Miller Homes has the perfect home ready and waiting for you to move into.

Its @Grace development is located on the edge of the picturesque Pennine village of Thornton and there are just a handful of two bedroom apartment remaining as the development draws to a close.

“Our @Grace development is in a truly lovely setting and it is just two minutes’ walk to open countryside and less than fifteen minutes’ drive to Halifax and Bradford,” said Jan Hanaby area sales manager Miller Homes Yorkshire.

“For anyone who works in the towns and cities of West Yorkshire it provides a perfect rural retreat with competitive prices too compared to those in the city.”

The two bedroom ‘Wadsworth’ apartment, priced from £85,000, benefits from an open plan living and kitchen area whilst there are two bedrooms - one with en suite facilities, and a further bathroom.

The living area is a fantastic social space whilst the bedrooms and separate bathing facilities make it perfect for those who may wish to house share or for those overnight guests.

“All of our remaining apartments come with carpets and floor coverings throughout and selected appliances in the kitchen to make moving in even easier,” said Jan.

“And, for added convenience, each apartment has its own private parking space in a secluded courtyard.”

Earlier this year, part of The Great Northern Railway Trail’(adjacent to the site) has been re-opened by Miller Homes in conjunction with Sustrans allowing residents and villagers to use the path to cycle, commute, walk the dog or just enjoy the stunning local countryside.

Miller@Grace is located on Thornton Road, Thornton, Bradford BD13 3NW. The development is open Friday to Monday, 10.30am – 5.30pm, to find out more call 0808 250 6406 or visit

Miller Homes has thirteen developments in the region – and 2014 will see two new developments open in Harrogate.

Miller Homes is part of The Miller Group. Since it was established in 1934, Miller Homes has built more than 100,000 homes across the UK, providing a variety of properties to meet the needs of a wide range of purchasers at all stages of the property ladder.

Miller Homes operates in eight regions across the UK – Scotland East, Scotland West, North West, Yorkshire, North East, East Midlands, West Midlands and Southern. In 2013 Miller Homes retained its five star rating in the Home Builders Federation.