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Sanderling Mews

Off Puffin Road, Herne Bay, Kent, CT6 6HQ

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About Sanderling Mews

Orbit Homes are excited to introduce Sanderling Mews, a new development consisting of 28 well-appointed homes in the seaside town of Herne Bay. Our range of 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes are all available with Shared Ownership, so register your interest today to be kept up-to-date on our launch and availability!

Herne Bay is ideally located on the northeast coast of Kent, with Canterbury just 8.6 miles south and 8.4 miles east of Whitstable. Herne’s Bay provides an opportunity to relax and have fun with friends and family with 2 miles of seafront, with traditional favourites on offer such as candyfloss, ice cream parlours, pubs and fish and chips. The pier retail village is home to quirky independent shops and has plenty of the towns bohemian charm.

Wildwood Park provides a day out for the family all year round with over 200 British animals set in 40 acres of beautiful woodland. Take a short trip to Whitstable and discover their fortnightly Farmers Market or take a walk down the popular beach and sample the famous oysters!

If you’re looking for a little more excitement, the fascinating city of Canterbury offers a huge range of entertainment and activities, whether it’s the spectacular cathedral, the Roman Museum or the popular Marlowe Theatre. Alternatively, why not go for a day’s punting along the river or explore a local vineyard?

If nothing else, Canterbury makes a great destination for shopping, with a wide range of high-street favourites and charming independent shops.

A home at Sanderling Mews puts you within easy reach of the rest of Kent via A roads and motorways and direct rail links into London.


Nearby amenities

  • Nearest Primary School - 0.4 miles
    Nearest Primary School - 0.4 miles
  • A229 - 1.2 miles
    A229 - 1.2 miles
  • Queen Victoria Hospital - 1.7 miles
    Queen Victoria Hospital - 1.7 miles
  • Reculver Country Park - 1.9 miles
    Reculver Country Park - 1.9 miles
  • Restaurants & Cafes - 2.3 miles
    Restaurants & Cafes - 2.3 miles
  • Supermarket - 2.4 miles
    Supermarket - 2.4 miles
  • Herne Bay Beach - 2.7 miles
    Herne Bay Beach - 2.7 miles
  • Railway Station - 3.0 miles
    Railway Station - 3.0 miles

Local area


Situated in the small town of Hillborough, eastern Herne Bay, Sanderling Mews offers a mixture of coast, country and towns with fantastic links into the rest of Kent and beyond.

By Road – The A229 is less than 3 miles away, taking you east to Ramsgate or west to join the M2 and A2 towards London. The M2 also connects you to the M20, M26 and M25 while the A2 also travels south east into Canterbury and Dover.

By Air – Reach London City Airport (65 miles), Gatwick (70.5 miles) Stansted (86.5 miles) and Heathrow (92 miles) by road.

By Rail – Herne Bay rail station is only 3 miles from Sanderling Mews, with direct links to Margate (16m), Canterbury (54m), Dover Priory (1hr 7m), London St Pancras (1hr 24m) & London Victoria (1hr 39m).

Local Amenities

Enjoy an abundance of restaurants along the sea front, from cafes to fish & chips, seafood and international cuisines. There’s a range of supermarkets to pick from, including well known supermarkets and local sops, an industrial estate and a leisure centre.


Based on an Ofsted rating of Good and Outstanding, there are 14 primary schools, 2 secondary and 2 higher educational schools within a 5 mile radius of Sanderling Mews. For small children, there are also a range of pre-schools located in Herne Bay.

Local Area

Herne Bay and the surrounding areas have plenty to offer, catering for all interests.

For history lovers, visit the Recluver Towers and Roman Fort, the ruins of a medieval church which dominates the skyline. View landmarks from the 19th century, such as the clock tower and the remains of what was the second longest pier in England. Learn about the history of Herne Bay at the Seaside Museum or visit ‘Neptune’s Arm’, an offshore breakwater.

Enjoy the natural world by visiting the Wildwood Trust which has over 200 native animals set within 40 acres of ancient woodlands. Blow away the cobwebs with a walk along Long Rock, an open coastal space between Herne Bay and Whitstable. Cycle along the picturesque Viking Coastal trail and Oyster bay trail.

For those who enjoy keeping active, Herne Bay Hippodrome is an indoor adventure playground for those aged two and above. Enjoy traditional seaside fun playing a round of mini golf and the iFun Family Entertainment Centre for the whole family. There’s also a sailing club, leisure centre and sports arena.

Take a trip east to the seaside towns of Margate, Broadstairs and Ramsgate which boast year-round events celebrating music, arts, sports, food and drink. Alternatively, take a trip to Canterbury, a city rich in history and bustling with activity!