Search is temporarily unavailable. If the problem persists, please contact the site administrator.

Bentley Priory luxury new homes scheme launched in Stanmore


Monday 12th September 2011

Barratt Homes, City & Country Group and The Battle of Britain Trust held an invitation-only event last week to officially launch the prestigious Bentley Priory new homes development in Stanmore, north London, culminating in an exciting fly-past from a vintage Spitfire. Redevelopment of the former RAF Bentley Priory began earlier this year and the event was the first chance for the press and representatives from all the interested parties, including forces veterans from the Second World War, to find out details of the restoration and redevelopment of the one-time headquarters to the Fighter Command during World War II, in one of London's most sought-after residential areas.

Set in 57 acres of grounds, this development of new homes in London will see the sensitive refurbishment of the Grade II-listed 18th-century mansion house, by specialists City & Country Group, and a sumptuous range of new houses and apartments constructed by Barratt Homes.

The redevelopment will comprise a selection of converted one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments and duplexes in the historic mansion house, where residents will have access to the beautifully restored Grade II-registered Italian Garden Terrace and the 19th-century parterre.

The new-build part of the development will feature a gatehouse of three-bedroom apartments, while luxury four- and five bedroom townhouses will centre on courtyards and crescents to create picturesque street scenes. Larger detached properties with indoor swimming pools will be available on a later phase. Prices in the first phase at Bentley Priory will range from £575,000 for a stunning apartment offering superb view across London to around £1.85 million for a four- or five-bedroom townhouse.

The centrepiece of the development is a new museum and education centre, set to open next year, which will commemorate the estate's long and illustrious history. The Bentley Priory Battle of Britain Trust has worked for many years to secure the funding for the museum, which will give the public the opportunity to appreciate the historic and strategic role that the site has played over the last 250 years.

Brendon O'Neill, Managing Director for Barratt North London, says: "It was a very proud day for us to be opening the doors to Bentley Priory for the first time as it progresses towards its next chapter in its marvellous lifetime. It is fundamental to the success of the future of Bentley Priory that we continue to commemorate its significant history which will be reflected in many aspects of its sensitive transformation.

"The evening was an enormous success for everyone concerned and the Spitfire Flypast was just spectacular. We are very excited to be launching a magnificent range of new homes here at Bentley Priory and look forward to future residents being able to once again enjoy living in this spectacular location."

Helen Moore, Managing Director of City & Country Residential, adds: "Through our commitment to the preservation and conservation of historic and listed buildings, we have ensured that this magnificent property of vast historical importance is being restored to its former glory. We are working carefully to augment this beautiful building and the environment in which it is set, to create stunning homes and a unique living experience for our purchasers. There really is nothing else like it."

Air Chief Marshal Sir Brian Burridge, Chairman of the Bentley Priory Battle of Britain Trust says: "For the Trust, it has taken five long years to reach this point but we are now delighted to be working alongside Barratt and City & Country to make our vision a reality. Bentley Priory is an iconic building in three respects: it is an architectural masterpiece; a symbol of the nation's social history; and, it was Dowding's headquarters during the Battle of Britain. While victory at Trafalgar saved England, victory in the Battle of Britain saved the world. In partnership together, we can do real justice to Bentley Priory's rich history for the benefit of future generations."

Launch of Bentley Priory from Barratt Homes

The launch of the prestigious Bentley Priory development is celebrated in style by Brendan O'Neill of Barratt Homes, Helen Moore of City & Country Group and Air Chief Marshal Sir Brian Burridge of the Bentley Priory Battle of Britain Trust

New Homes by Barratt Homes

Aspire, Hull
Aspire, Runnymede Lane, Hull, HU7 3AD
NOW AVAILABLE from £99,995
Aspire in Hull is a stunning development of two, three and four bedroom homes. These new homes in Hull are the first of the exciting new 'classic'...
Ballerup Village
Ballerup Village, Tinto Way, East Kilbride, G75 9DQ
NOW AVAILABLE from £142,495
A charming community which, once complete, will offer a dynamic collection of two, three and four bedroom homes. This superb development is located...
Ballinkeir Place
Ballinkeir Place, Kilsyth Road, Longcroft, FK4 1QA
NOW AVAILABLE from £132,995
Welcome to Ballinkeir Place in Longcroft, a neighbourhood featuring our new top of the range homes including three bed terraced and semi-detached...
Barratt @ Eskbank
Barratt @ Eskbank, Dalhousie Road, Dalkeith, Midlothian, EH22 3NX
NOW AVAILABLE from £165,995
Barratt @ Eskbank is a fantastic new development located close to the River Esk to the south of Edinburgh city. Featuring a selection of seven...
Barratt @ Phoenix Park
Barratt @ Phoenix Park, Hoy Gardens, Motherwell, North Lanarkshire, ML1 4GW
NOW AVAILABLE from £109,995
We are proud to introduce Phoenix Park, located in Ravenscraig - Scotland's newest town for fifty years. This is an exciting new development which...
Barratt At Newton Village
Barratt At Newton Village, Stenson Road, Stenson Fields, Derby, DE24 3AT
NOW AVAILABLE from £169,995
Newton Village is a beautiful new development situated in Stenson Fields. Just minutes from the local Golf Course and supermarket it's a great place...
Barratt Homes @ Pl2
Barratt Homes @ Pl2, Ham Drive, Plymouth, City of Plymouth, PL2 2NL
NOW AVAILABLE from £149,950
PL2 is a flagship development built in partnership with Plymouth Community Homes as part of a huge regeneration project in North Prospect. PL2 is...
Barrows Place
Barrows Place, Bloomfield Road, Tipton, West Midlands, DY4 9DF
NOW AVAILABLE from £126,500
Barrows Place is a fine example of urban living in a popular location. Conveniently located close to Dudley town centre and sitting within the town...
Becket's Brow
Becket's Brow, Hayfield Road, Chapel En Le Frith, High Peak, Derbyshire, SK23 0JP
NOW AVAILABLE from £189,995
This new development is situated in a lovely rural location and will comprise a fantastic range of one, two, three and four bedroom family homes,...
Belmont Place
Belmont Place, Gladwin Way, Harlow, Essex, CM20 2JF
NOW AVAILABLE from £314,950
Belmont Place in Harlow is a beautiful collection of houses nestled within spectacular countryside surroundings close to an abundance of amenities...
Berry Edge
Berry Edge, Genesis Way, Consett, Durham, DH8 5XP
NOW AVAILABLE from £129,995
Berry Edge is an exciting development in Consett, County Durham. It sits high on the edge of the Pennines, and is just 15 miles from the vibrant city...
Bluebell Gate
Bluebell Gate, Holtye Road, East Grinstead, West Sussex, RH19 3EY
NOW AVAILABLE from £329,995
Bluebell Gate is a stylish selection of contemporary two, three, four and five bedroom homes near the historic Sussex market town of East Grinstead....

Email Alerts

Let us take the hassle out of finding your new home and send one easy email with your requirements to all the homebuilders listed in your area.

Type the characters you see in this picture. (verify using audio)
Type the characters you see in the picture above; if you can't read them, submit the form and a new image will be generated. Not case sensitive.

New Homes in Stanmore-london-barratt-bentley-priory-launch-298

Sorry, your search did not return any results. Please try widening your choices and try again or use our property map.

Find a new home by map