Building A Home in Cheshire: Our Pick of the Best Locations

Building A Home in Cheshire: Our Pick of the Best Locations

Location, location, location - we all know just how important this decision is. 

The location of your home impacts your entire lifestyle, so it’s hugely important to get it right.

As one of the leading Architectural Practices in the North West, we most frequently work in and around the Cheshire area. 

Cheshire is ideally situated in the UK and with its picturesque landscapes, rich history and vibrant communities, offers a wide range of options for those looking to build their dream home. 

In our latest blog, we discuss some of our top locations for building a home in Cheshire, highlighting the unique characteristics and advantages of each.

Alderley Edge

Alderley Edge is where our office is located! So whilst we may be slightly biassed, no one can deny the charm of this gorgeous village. 

Alderley Edge is a truly fantastic place to live for those looking for a laid back lifestyle. With its affluent community, stunning views of the Cheshire countryside, lovely shops and restaurants and its close proximity to Manchester, it's no surprise that Alderley Edge is one of the most sought-after locations for luxury homes. 

For those with discerning tastes, building a home in Alderley Edge promises a lifestyle of elegance and convenience.


Situated south of Manchester, Wilmslow is a thriving town known for its countryside surroundings, excellent schools and shopping. 

Building a home in Wilmslow appeals to families and professionals alike, offering a perfect balance of community atmosphere and cosmopolitan living. 

With its proximity to both Manchester and the Peak District National Park, Wilmslow provides those living there with endless opportunities for work, leisure and outdoor adventures.


Nestled within the heart of Cheshire lies the picturesque village of Hale, renowned for its affluent atmosphere and exclusive properties. With tree-lined streets and elegant architecture, Hale exudes a sense of timeless charm and sophistication. 

Those living in Hale enjoy access to a variety of boutiques, fine dining restaurants and tranquil green spaces, creating a truly idyllic setting for luxury living. 

From grand manor houses to contemporary homes, Hale provides the ideal backdrop for realising your architectural dreams.


Steeped in history and surrounded by beautiful countryside, Knutsford offers a perfect blend of rural living with excellent amenities. The town's Georgian architecture, markets and vibrant cultural scene make it an appealing choice for those seeking a quintessentially English lifestyle. 

Building a home in Knutsford allows residents to enjoy the best of both worlds – the serenity of the countryside and the convenience of a well-connected town.

Closing Thoughts

Cheshire boasts a diverse range of locations, each offering its own unique advantages for building a home. Whether you're drawn to the affluent suburbs of Alderley Edge or the historic charm of Knutsford, Cheshire has something to suit every taste and lifestyle. 

If you’re looking to build your own home in Cheshire, we’d love to speak to you.

Kimble Roden is an award winning RIBA Chartered Architectural and Interior Design practice and our mission is to create outstanding architecture and interior projects tailored to meet the needs of our clients. 

Selecting an award-winning architect for your construction project is a decision that can have a profound impact on its success. 

Architects bring expertise, innovation, attention to detail, problem-solving skills, effective communication, sustainable design practices and overall value to your project. And award winning architects have been recognised for a higher level of skill than many others.

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