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One budget, two postcodes; Grantham or Greenwich?

One budget, two postcodes; we look at the purchasing options in the city and in the countryside with our area price comparison of Grantham and Greenwich.

Whether you’re looking for a cosy country homestead or a slick city dwelling, £675,000 can get you pretty far. With one set budget, we explore two brilliant postcodes. Read on for the purchasing options available in charming Grantham and London’s historic Greenwich.


Country: Grantham

Grantham is an attractive town bordering both Lincolnshire and Nottinghamshire counties. Not only does it enjoy easy access to the A1, the town has some excellent heritage sites close by including the National Trust Belton House, Belvoir Castle and the Belton Woods hotel and golf course. There is also a pleasant historic town centre which grew around the wool trade. Today, great schools and commuting credentials make Grantham a lovely place to live. It’s also a dream for getting around the country; it’s on the east coast mainline with Peterborough just 20-minutes away and London King’s Cross reachable in around 66-79 minutes. East to west, it’s on the Liverpool-Norwich and Skegness-Nottingham lines. The majority of sales in Grantham over the past year were detached properties selling on average for £258,237

Barrowby Road, Grantham, NG31
6 bedroom house in Grantham
£675,000 Freehold

Located on one of Grantham’s most sought-after roads, this attractive six-bedroom home seamlessly blends period charm with modern living. Ideal for large families, the home comprises two large front reception rooms that are interchangeable in their use, plus a rear reception room that leads out onto a south facing garden. Located within walking distance of the train station and immaculately-presented throughout, this is the perfect family home.

Contact Winkworth Grantham or call 01476 578 888 for more information.


Town: Greenwich

Greenwich is one of London’s more fascinating boroughs, famed for giving its name to Greenwich Mean Time and home to a World Heritage Site, The O2, the Royal Observatory, the National Maritime Museum, London’s only cable car and the capital’s oldest royal green space, Greenwich Park. Overlooking the River Thames, this park delivers one of London’s most iconic skyline views and contains an amazing mix of 17th century landscape, exceptional gardens and a rich history that dates back to the Roman times. Greenwich offers quick and easy commuting into central London by Tube, train, DLR and bus. More adventurous commuters can honour the area’s maritime history and travel by boat. Greenwich, has an overall average price of £471,090, with the majority of sales involving flats.

Tyler Street, Greenwich, SE10
2 bedroom house in Greenwich
£675,000 Freehold

Chain free and recently refurbished, this fantastic two-bedroom property in East Greenwich is ideal for anyone looking to move in and feel at home immediately. It benefits from its quiet location in East Greenwich, close to local shops and just a six-minute stroll from Greenwich Park and Maze Hill train station. Property highlights include a large reception room with hard oak flooring, two double bedrooms and a gorgeous bathroom with a jacuzzi bath and a walk in shower. To the rear is a low maintenance, patio area with a large shed/workshop to the rear.

Contact Winkworth Greenwich or call 020 3053 3033 for more information.


Two for the price of one

Harrowby Lane, Grantham, NG31
4 bedroom house in Grantham
£335,000 Freehold

Wonderfully spacious and with a generous garden to the rear, this four-bedroom property on Grantham’s Harrowby Lane makes for a perfect family home. A porch large enough for storing pushchairs and muddy shoes leads into the generous entrance hall with doors off to the downstairs toilet, living room and the kitchen. Upstairs you’ll find a master suite with walk-in wardrobe and recently renovated en-suite shower room, the remaining bedrooms and a family bathroom.

Contact Winkworth Grantham or call 01476 578 888 for more information.


Samuel Street, Woolwich, SE18
3 bedroom flat in Greenwich
£325,000 Leasehold

This three-bedroom, split level flat benefits from its superb location on Samuel Street just minutes from Woolwich Dockyard station and on the cusp of Charlton Village. Of note is the hardwood flooring throughout, a generously-sized living room and a well-fitted kitchen. The flat additionally benefits from a lovely shower room, good storage, double glazing and central heating.

Contact Winkworth Greenwich or call 020 3053 3033 for more information.

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