Live in one of the ‘happiest’ places in the UK!

Leading home-finding site Rightmove released their annual Happy at Home Study recently, revealing the top 20 happiest places to live in the UK. The findings claim residents living in these top locations had a high ‘Happiness Index’ and also rated their neighbours as amongst the friendliest in Great Britain.  Their Top 20 Happiest Places report can be viewed here.

What Park Homes are For Sale in Britain’s happiest places?

In response to the report, Quickmove has put together a selection of the top residential park home developments from our network of recommended partners, in or close by to these sought-after locations. These developments are set in outstanding rural and coastal locations, namely Plymouth, Poole, Guildford, Falmouth and Northwich, with landscaped surroundings and community atmospheres. To let Quickmove find a park and home in YOUR happy place, please make an enquiry below…

Park Homes in Plymouth, Devon

A wonderful fit for coastal retirement, Plymouth offers the perfect blend of peaceful, beachside living and activities, providing something to do for all! Plymouth is praised for its array of local amenities for those of retirement age, such as, cafés to sit back and socialise with friends, plentiful parks and churches to enjoy.

About the Development

Only four miles north of the city centre sits a well-established, sought-after residential development, flanked by stunning woodland. Nearby there is a post office, general store, hairdressers and a convenient Park and Ride, offering good links to the city and North.

The area provides pleasant walks to Plymbridge, and the Stannary town of Tavistock is located twelve miles away. Easy access can be made to Derriford Hospital, St John, Devonshire Health & Leisure Centre and Dartmoor National Park, located two miles north.

Featured Home For Sale

On the market at this development is this wonderful two-bedroom, luxury Oakgrove Ash Lodge with exquisite views and open-plan living space.

Set in a elevated plot with landscaped surroundings, this home has all the exquisite trappings of  luxury living in an idyllic location!

Inside the home, a spacious and stylish kitchen boasts granite worktops, high gloss doors with quality built-in appliances and also a large fridge freezer, perfecting for entertaining the whole family.

Oakgrove Ash Lodge

Asking Price: £205,000

Park Homes in Poole, Dorset

With the largest natural harbour in Europe and access to award-winning beaches, Poole is perfect for fans of coastal retirement living. With a lively port and plenty of places to explore, Poole is a top choice for people looking to stay active in their golden years. With all the sights and attractions close by, your retirement can be as active or as relaxing as you like!

About the Development

A top Beacon Hill, close to Poole Harbour, sits an exclusive, new, gated coastal residential development for over 45’s. Set within beautifully landscaped grounds, every home enjoys modern full furnishings, ample parking, and a safe, welcoming community of like-minded residents.

This development is incredibly convenient due to easy access into neighbouring towns; Poole, Bournemouth, and Salisbury. The surrounding country parks include the New Forest and Hartland Moor National Nature Reserve, both offer wonderful walking trails.

Featured Home For Sale

A range of bungalow-style park homes are available to view and buy at this development including this Omar Westbury, a classically styled detached park home.

The semi-open-plan living area includes a lounge, dining area and kitchen – a light, bright and inviting space that’s practical too.

With fresh and simple styling, this is a perfect canvas to add your own finishing touches and make it your own!

Omar Westbury

Asking Price: £265,000

Park Homes in Guildford, Surrey

A colourful market town with a wide selection of things to do and places to eat, and excellent historical places of interest. The town itself is situated on the banks of the River Wey in the North Downs that provides excellent road and rail links to the South East.

Art Galleries, Theatres, and Live Music provide year-round entertainment to local residents. If history is your forte, you can also explore the Guildford Museum and walk through the wonderful Guildford Castle grounds, both are well worth a visit.

About the Development

In the village of Normandy, in the west of Surrey and a short distance from the Hampshire border, is a residential park home development with stunning views over the rolling countryside.

Described as the area’s little secret, hidden from public view, this park is also only a short distance to Guildford, with the nearest shops only a three minutes’ drive away.

Featured Home For Sale

On the market at this development is the Willerby Hazlewood, ideal for those seeking a stylish, low maintenance solution to modern life, with every room designed to be practical as well as stylish.

This beautiful home boasts of French doors in the lounge which are perfect for enjoying the stunning views of the Surrey countryside.

This home is a stylish yet traditional solution to modern park home retirement living.

Willerby Hazlewood

Asking Price: £195,995

Park Homes in Falmouth, Cornwall

Combining a fascinating maritime heritage and strong cultural influences, Falmouth has built a name for itself as one of the South West’s leading retirement destinations. Framed by areas of natural beauty along the Helford and Fal Rivers and Roseland Peninsula, on the outstanding South-West Coast Path, Falmouth is a magnet for walkers and picknickers.

Falmouth is home to many spectacular beaches, offering a range activities suitable for everyone. From Castle beach, Gyllyngvase beach, Swanpool beach and Maenporth beach, there is plenty to do and see around Falmouth’s unique coastline.

About the Development

On the outskirts of Falmouth, is a private residential development exclusively for the over 50s. This brand-new development offers a range of luxurious park homes, each with their individual charm.

Featured Home For Sale

Currently on the market is the wonderful Willerby Charnwood, a stylish home with character and distinction, with impressive features and opulent textures throughout.

This luxurious home feels light, airy and totally unique. Its lounge feels opulent with windows that let the light soak through.
The kitchen has fitted appliances that provide complete functional living and the dining area is perfect for entertaining family and friends, recipe books at the ready!

Willerby Charnwood

Asking Price: £210,000

Park Homes in Northwich, Cheshire

A picturesque market town in the heart of the Cheshire Plain, nestled beside the rivers Weaver and Dane. With attractions including the Barons Quay, Lion Saltworks, and a monthly Artisan Market, this is a lovely spot to make the most out of retirement living. If you love exploring the great outdoors, you will not be short of country rambles in Northwich either, from the Anderton nature reserve to the Northwich community woodlands.

About the Development

Tucked away in the quiet village of Wincham, two miles from the market town, is this sought-after residential park. This charming park is ideal for the over 45’s seeking a quiet community just a short distance from amenities.

Featured Home For Sale

Available at this development is the Tingdene Barnwell, a stylish park home which embodies the classic charm and features of a traditional park home design.

With generously  proportions rooms and ample storage, this home is the perfect option for downsizing! The large bay windows allow plenty of natural light to flood into the living areas.

Tingdene Barnwell

Asking Price: £184,995

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