After a period of rapid expansion, Braintree is taking a bit of a rest and most new homes developments are on a small scale. The largest is Rivenhall (01376 322423), a Persimmon Homes development of 64 flats and houses; prices start at £140,000 for a two-bedroom flat and the remaining three-bedroom house is on sale for £225,000.
Brook Meadows (Spicer McColl; 01376 329380) in Williams Drive is a development of 14 four-bedroom detached and link detached houses; prices of the two remaining houses are £329,995 and £399,950.
Hamilton Gardens (Joscelyne Chase; 01376 32222) is a development of twelve three- and four-bedroom detached houses with prices starting at £379,950.
High Elms (Connells; 01376 552222) in Notley Road, Black Notley, is a development of 29 one- and two-bedroom flats for the over 55s; prices start at £114,995.