Jelson Homes, the distinguished traditional builder, who last year celebrated its 130th anniversary, has recently opened a brand new four-bedroom show home at its Pulford Place development on the Thurnby/Scraptoft border.


The Kestrel is a spacious, modern four-bedroom property with superb accommodation comprising of large family kitchen, utility, study and lounge with French doors leading out into the garden. Four bedrooms, with the main bedroom including en-suite facilities, fully fenced and turfed garden and, as always with Jelson properties, it’s the traditional build of brick and block construction. 


The exceptionally spacious kitchen design consists of a double AEG oven in a tall housing, pull-out larder unit, a 4-burner gas hob with a modern flat-bottomed extractor fan, with under pelmet lighting to the wall units, creating a warming ambience. An integrated fridge-freezer and dishwasher is fitted to complement the integrated appliances. Ceramic floor tiles from Porcelanosa to the whole kitchen/dining area, and utility with carpets included and vinyl flooring to bathrooms as standard. 


Bathroom en-suite and kitchen are fitted with modern down lighters, and chrome heated towel rails are fitted to the bathroom & en-suite as standard. Keeping up to date with technology, the gas central heating system is fitted with Hive active heating thermostat to allow smart efficiency. 


Safety features include, an intruder alarm system, smoke detectors, carbon monoxide alarm and security locks to all external doors. Along with doorbell and external lights to front and rear of the property. 


Availability at Pulford Place


Currently available at Pulford Place is a mix of three and four-bedroom homes, starting from £274,950. The Redpoll, ready for occupation in August, is an enviable three-bedroom detached property, from £284,950. With a large kitchen/diner, separate lounge with a large bay window, and three sizable bedrooms, including an en-suite to the master and a single garage, which is perfect for young families. 


The Leveret, a new house type for Jelson Homes, is another four-bedroom property that also includes an integral carport. The open-plan downstairs includes a kitchen/diner that leads onto a large lounge, four considerable bedrooms, with the master suite situated above the carport, including dressing area and en-suite bathroom. The Leveret is available for occupation from the end of February and available to reserve from £309,950.


Help to Buy


Home hunters with stretched affordability will be glad to know that Help to Buy† is available on all Jelson Homes, and works with just a five-per-cent deposit funded by the purchaser. The government then provides a 20-per-cent equity loan, which is interest-free for the first five years.


The show home at Pulford Place is open every Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday, from 11am to 5pm, off Pulford Drive, Thurnby LE7 9UJ. For more details call head office on 0116 217 4528.