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Francis Place Development, Walkden

Hill Top Road, Walkden, Worsley, Manchester, UK

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  • Coming soon, register your details for the next phase!
  • Fantastic 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • Available for Shared Ownership
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Key features

  • Sought after Walkden location
  • Private turfed rear gardens
  • Allocated off-road parking
  • Kitchens are fitted and ready to go with integrated appliances
  • Excellent transport links to the North West
  • Modern, contemporary and large properties

Property Details

Our first phase is now fully reserved. Register your details for the next phase of homes by clicking the ‘Enquire Now’ button and you’ll be the first to find out more!

We’re delighted to welcome you to Francis Place, our brand new development of contemporary 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes. The homes on this development are spacious, airy and light, with private gardens and a dedicated parking space. All of our homes are available to purchase through the Shared Ownership scheme.

There will be 39 homes on this development, please keep scrolling to find out more.

House types

There will be five different types of homes on this development.

What is Shared Ownership?

Shared Ownership is a scheme designed to help people onto the property ladder. It’s backed by the government and it allows you to buy a share in a home now, while having the option to buy more of it in the future.

Click here to visit our Shared Ownership Info Hub and find out more, or watch the video below to find out how one of our recent customers benefited from a Shared Ownership home.

You’re interested in a home at Francis Place, what’s next?

Click the ‘Enquire Now’ button at the top of this page and fill out your details. A friendly member of our team will send you all the information we have about this development and add you onto our mailing list. We will then email everyone on the mailing list when appointments are available. To ensure the process is fair, we always inform everyone who is interested in these homes about appointment availability at the same time.

Reservations for homes are only accepted following an appointment with one of our Sales Advisors.

Manchester Storm forward Tyler Hinam swapped his hockey helmet for a hard hat to celebrate the launch of our Francis Place development. Watch the video below to find out what Tyler thought and for a first look at Francis Place, or click here to find out more about Tyler’s visit.

Please note: Some images used on this page are CGIs (computer generated images) and so, they may vary from the actual specification or layout.

Local Area

The development is situated on Hill Top Road in Walkden, approximately 5 miles from Bolton town centre and 10 miles from Manchester City Centre. Walkden is well connected for commuters, situated close to the M61 and the M60 Manchester ring road for convenient travel across Greater Manchester. Walkden is blessed with fantastic local amenities such as a large Tesco supermarket, shopping centre and retail park, as well as a number of leisure and fitness facilities. For your children’s education, there are several ‘Outstanding’ rated primary and secondary schools and a number of other ‘Good’ schools within close proximity to the development, so you wont be short of choice!


All of the homes available at Hilltop Road will have the below specifications:

  • Symphony kitchen with integrated appliances
  • High quality vinyl flooring in the kitchen and bathrooms
  • Private turfed rear gardens
  • Allocated off-road parking
  • New home warranty
  • Homes will be energy efficient, saving you money on bills*

You can email sales@plumlife.co.uk for further information.

*The HBF (House Building Federation) has reported that a new build home could save you an average of £3,100 per year on energy bills, compared to an older house that isn’t energy efficient. 

Affordability Calculator

Work out the typical monthly costs of buying a Shared Ownership home using our handy affordability calculator. Simply input the value of the property you are interested in, select a share percentage, complete the remaining details, and the calculator will provide you with an example of what you can expect to pay on a monthly basis.

*The deposit is set to 5% of the share price



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