The Surrey town of Camberley is currently in the midst of a £300 million regeneration programme, with its residents set to reap an array of rewards from the redevelopment within the next few years. From the modernization of retail spaces to the addition of new art installations across the town, Camberley is being transformed into an up-and-coming, vibrant place to live. Located right in the heart of the town’s regeneration, award-winning developer Berkeley’s striking collection of contemporary apartments at Lumina pose an exciting opportunity for prospective homebuyers looking to invest into the town’s transformation, and benefit from the predicted 17% price growth forecast expected for homeowners by 2025.
Despite apartment prices in the area being 19% below the Surrey average per square foot – making Camberley one of the most affordable destinations in the county – residents at Lumina are able to benefit from a range of amenities right on their doorstep, including the variety of improvements being made to the town centre. The Square shopping centre, just a three-minute walk away, is being reinvigorated as part of the regeneration into a brand new leisure and entertainment destination, containing around 100 shops and cafes. Alongside this, Camberley’s High Street has been awarded a £3.5 million grant to improve the roads and pavements, as well as the installation of public art, walkways and public seating within the town. Residents are also set to benefit from a brand new multi-million pound leisure centre, which will include wellness facilities such as a swimming pool, climbing wall and gym.
Ben Annetts, Sales and Marketing Director at Berkeley Homes Southern, comments: “We are thrilled that the regeneration of Camberley currently being undertaken is transforming the area into a thriving retail and residential hub. Regeneration areas always tend to be popular with prospective homebuyers due to the opportunity for price growth, and the range of high-quality and brand new facilities available in the area. Those keen to benefit from a property right in the heart of this particular regeneration hotspot should consider our stylish apartments available at Lumina. Here, a range of on-site facilities – including an exclusive fitness suite, business lounge and rooftop garden – provide residents with a comfortable base that is conveniently placed to enjoy all that Camberley has to offer.”
Situated in the heart of Camberley town centre, directly opposite the train station, the stylish properties at Lumina enjoy contemporary interiors and a designer specification. A typical one bedroom apartment boasts a spacious open-plan kitchen/living/dining area that spans the full length of the apartment, providing an ideal space to host and entertain guests. A contemporary kitchen offers a choice of door and composite stone worktop finishes, allowing residents to personalise their space, as well as a range of NEFF integrated appliances, including a built-in compact oven microwave function, a fridge/freezer and a dishwasher. The master bedroom features large windows that offer stunning views of the garden terrace, as well as an abundance of fitted wardrobes in a separate and secluded dressing area, as well as enjoying a deluxe en suite bathroom. Residents are also able to benefit from an extensive collection of on-site facilities including a private screening room, residents’ business lounge and an exclusive fitness suite, as well as a private, secure residents car park.
Located in the midst of Camberley’s town centre, residents at Lumina have an astonishing array of shops, restaurants and bars available on their doorsteps. Only three minutes walk away, The Square hosts a variety of well-known high street brands including Jack Wills, River Island and New Look. Camberley also offers a variety of dining opportunities, from burgers at 7Bone Burger Co. and Indian feasts at Mehdi, to Sunday Roasts at the Crown and Cushion Pub. For those hoping for an evening tipple, The Bear Bar and Grill serves an extensive range of wines, beers and cocktails.
As well as the landscaped rooftop garden at Lumina, residents will have access to the stunning green spaces available locally. Camberley Park features of magnificent ruined obelisk tower that has watched over the town since the 18th century. Just to the west of the town centre, London Road Recreation Ground hosts cricket, football, bowling and tennis facilities, ideal for fitness fanatics, as well as a small tranquil ornamental garden. A little further afield, Swinley Forest’s 2,600 acres are ideal for walking, cycling and horse riding.
Travelling from Lumina could not be more convenient as Camberley train station is directly across the road. Ascot can be reached in just 12 minutes, while London Waterloo is just over an hour away. Alternatively, trains from nearby Farnborough station reach London in just 35 minutes. Drivers are also well catered for with the M3 motorway only 12 minutes away providing excellent connections to Winchester and Southampton. London Heathrow Airport is less than 20 miles away for all international travel needs.
Prices at Lumina currently start from £212,500 with Help to Buy available. For further information, please call 01276 817 113 or visit www.berkeleygroup.co.uk.