About Orbit at St Mary's View
Orbit is delighted to present Orbit at St. Mary’s View, an exclusive collection of just six delightful two bedroom homes in Gislingham, all of which are available to buy through the Shared Ownership scheme. With its village hall, local store, park, St Mary’s Church and Gislingham Church of England Primary School, Gislingham offers a real sense of community.
Available to those with a connection to Mid Suffolk District Council.
- Contemporary fitted kitchen with a range of wall and base units
- Integrated oven
- Integrated hob
- Integrated extractor hood
- Stainless steel 1½ bowl sink
- Contemporary white sanitaryware
- Chrome fitments
- Thermostatic shower over bath with glass shower screen
- Full-height tiling to bath
- Tiled splashback to wash hand basin
- Shaver point
Belonging to the County of Suffolk, Gislingham has St Mary’s Church, a grade I listed church with parts dating from 13th century, at its heart and a strong sense of community throughout. These surroundings give the development a wonderful traditional look and feel with the benefits of a new build home. For the younger generation, you’ll find plenty of education options available. Within just 10 miles of the village you have the choice of 13 schools, including three Outstanding Primary Schools and two Outstanding Secondary Schools.
Amongst the numerous surrounding villages, Diss is just 9 miles away from our homes and not to be missed! The town centre has a train station on the mainline and a unique mix of leisure opportunities, including Diss Mere, a beautiful body of water spanning 6 acres with an adjoining park. You’ll find an abundance of thriving sports facilities and clubs throughout the town, as well as a regular market held once a week selling fresh produce.
Your nearest town is Stowmarket at just 10 miles away. Stowmarket town centre has a unique mix of national and independent retailers. Is hosts a popular street market twice a week and a farmers market once a month. Not only that, but Stowmarket also has a mainline train station providing direct access to Norwich, Cambridge & London Liverpool Street.
You’re never short of unique places to visit in Suffolk, including the historic town of Bury St Edmunds with medieval streets and architecture to marvel at. A huge advantage of our homes’ proximity to Bury St Edmunds is the numerous shopping opportunities you’ll find there. Situated near the centre of the historic market town, The Arc Shopping Centre is a modern hub providing shops and restaurants, along with the Apex Public Venue which hosts music, art and other entertainment regularly.
If you’re looking for a faster-paced day out, our homes are perfectly located within reach of Ipswich, Norwich and Cambridge which all offer endless retail, leisure and entertainment opportunities.St Mary’s View is approximately 22 miles from Thetford Forest Park, the UK’s largest man-made lowland forest. It provides the perfect family day out, whether you choose to go deer spotting from one of the many picnic sites, or climb the high ropes course amongst the Douglas fir trees. Closer to home is Thornham Estate, an area of beautiful parkland, farmland and woodland with a rich history. The area is open to the public every day and is right on your doorstep, just under 2 miles away.