Only 30 minutes by train from London, Harlow has always been a popular choice for commuters. The exciting new Harlow Quarter development provides a much-needed addition to the existing housing mix, creating modern apartments in the heart of Harlow’s town centre.

Harlow Quarter – Essex: Development Details


Area: Harlow Town Centre, Essex
Units: Selection of studios 1- and 2-bedroom apartments
Phase Units: 163 apartments plus retail
Site: 4.5 acres


Harlow, Essex: About the Location


Harlow is well connected with excellent transport to UK cities and towns.

  • Served by two mainline stations providing a direct commute to London Liverpool Street in 30 minutes, Stansted Airport in 17 minutes and 40 minutes to Cambridge
  • London’s West End is accessible within 40 minutes through the London Underground Victoria line connection at Tottenham Hale
  • Easy road access to the M11 and M25 motorways
  • Frequent bus services run from nearby Harlow bus station to neighbouring towns


Apartment Facilities at Harlow Quarter


Developed and managed by Strawberry Star Homes, Harlow Quarter combines high specification interiors and beautiful outdoor spaces to bring the best of modern living to Harlow.

Facilities include:

  • Private balconies to selected units
  • Two private residents’ roof terraces, one with children’s play area
  • Daytime concierge
  • CCTV and audio entry phone system
  • 164 secure cycle spaces for residents


Living in Harlow


Situated in the upper Stort Valley, at the border between Hertfordshire and London, Harlow offers you the best of both worlds. Moments away from open green spaces including the 164-acre Harlow Town Park and yet only thirty minutes from Central London by train.

Harlow Town centre benefits from a wide variety of shops and restaurants, is the location of both the Harlow Leisurezone and Harlow Playhouse, and with an apartment at Harlow Quarter, you’ll be at heart of the action.

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Development Phase One – Harlow Quarter

A stylish, modern apartment at Harlow Quarter means that as well as having a peaceful home haven to escape to each day, with everything close by you’ll never have to venture far for dinner and drinks with friends, trips to the shops, work-outs or even to pick up a fresh juice or coffee en-route to work.

Two rooftop terraces allow you to make the best of the summer months, with dedicated areas for children to play and  quieter, relaxing spaces for the grown-ups to soak up the sun or enjoy lunch al-fresco.

Make your home at one of the 163 new studios, one and two-bedroom apartments in the first phase of Harlow Quarter, and be part of the exciting rejuvenation of Harlow town centre with one of our new Harlow homes.



  • v1 floor plan
    1B1B (TYPE ONE)
    46m2 (497ft2)
    3.9m x 7.2m (12’10” x 23’8”)
    2.8m x 5.4m (9’2” x 17’9”)
    2.2m x 2.0m (7’3” x 6’7”)
  • v2 floor plan
    1B1B (TYPE FOUR)
    44m2 (475ft2)
    7.5m x 3.7m (24’7” x 12’2”)
    5.4m x 2.8m (17’9” x 9’2”)
    2.0m x 2.2m (6’7” x 7’3”)
  • v3 floor plan
    1B1B (TYPE FIVE)
    54m2 (583ft2)
    5.5m x 7.5m (18’0” x 24’7”)
    4.0m x 3.9m (13’2” x 12’9”)
    2.2m x 2.7m (7’3” x 8’10”)


  • v1 floor plan
    2B1B (TYPE TWO)
    57m2 (611ft2)
    4.0m x 5.2m (13’2” x 17’1”)
    Bedroom 1
    4.5m x 3.1m (14’9” x 10’2”)
    Bedroom 2
    3.0m x 3.1m (9’10” x 10’2”)
    2.0m x 2.2m (6’7” x 7’3”)


  • v1 floor plan
    2B2B (TYPE SIX)
    67m2 (720ft2)
    7.0m x 3.7m (22’11” x 12’2”)
    Bedroom 1
    3.2m x 3.4m (10’6” x 11’2”)
    Bedroom 2
    3.6m x 2.8m (11’10” x 9’2”)
    2.1m x 2.2m (6’11” x 7’3”)
    En Suite
    1.5m x 2.2m (4’11” x 7’3”)
  • v2 floor plan
    69m2 (741ft2)
    5.7m x 7.4m (18’8” x 24’3”)
    Bedroom 1
    4.1m x 4.1m (13’5” x 13’5”)
    Bedroom 2
    3.6m x 3.0m (11’10” x 9’10”)
    2.2m x 2.0m (7’3” x 6’7”)
    En Suite
    2.2m x 1.5m (7’3” x 4’11”)
  • v3 floor plan
    70m2 (753ft2)
    6.2m x 4.4m (20’4” x 14’5”)
    Bedroom 1
    5.4m x 2.7m (17’9” x 8’10”)
    Bedroom 2
    3.1m x 2.9m (10’2” x 9’6”)
    2.0m x 2.2m (6’7” x 7’3”)
    En Suite
    2.2m x 1.5m (7’3” x 4’11”)


  • v1 floor plan
    Suite (TYPE THREE)
    37m2 (398ft2)
    4.9m x 7.5m (16’1” x 24’7”)
    2.2m x 2.0m (7’3” x 6’7”)

Harlow Quarter Locality

Location & Lifestyle

Harlow Quarter is one of our new developments in Essex that will transform Harlow town centre, creating a vibrant new community with homes ideal for locals seeking a place of their own or commuters looking to get their foot on the ladder.

However, the area offers a lot more than just stylish homes. New shops, cafes, and restaurants will place residents at the heart of the action. For culture vultures, the nearby Harlow Playhouse offers an excellent programme of plays, comedy, music and dance.

And when you need to retreat from the hustle and bustle of every day life, Harlow Town Park is just 15 minutes walk away. Set over 160 acres, this beautiful green space features gardens, meadows and a café creating the ideal setting for an afternoon stroll.

However you like to unwind, you’ll find a place for you in Harlow.

Take a look to see whats on your doorstep

  • Canons Brook Golf Club

    Designed by legendary golfer Sir Henry Cotton, who became a successful golf course architect after retiring from the sport, Canons Brook Golf Club is set across 112 acres of beautiful countryside. With a par-73 18 hole Championship course, it offers a varied course for all golfing abilities.


    Canons Brook Golf Club, Elizabeth Way, Harlow, CM19 5BE

  • Cineworld

    With six screens and 1,012 seats, Real3D and crystal-clear quality images, Cineworld at The Harvey Centre will please families and die-hard film connoisseurs alike. The cinema also hosts autism friendly screenings and offers party hires for larger groups.


    Cineworld, Harvey Shopping Centre,
    Harlow, CM20 1XR

  • The Hare

    A country pub with a white picket fence and beautiful floral hanging baskets, The Hare is a charmingly traditional three-bar inn, a stone’s throw from the centre. It has a family-friendly menu, pool tables, darts and a garden for enjoying sunny days. There’s a selection of locally-brewed real ales on tap, and dogs are welcome too.


    The Hare, 100 Hare Street Springs, Harlow,
    Essex, CM19 4AS

  • Harlow Leisurezone

    This state-of-the-art leisure centre was used by elite athletes in the run-up to the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, combining wet and dry sports facilities under one roof. The 25m swimming pool is 8 lanes wide, with a learning pool, while the health spa, jacuzzis, sauna and steam room are ideal for relaxing. Gym facilities, tennis courts, fitness studios, therapy suites, a daycare nursery, cafe and lounge and more make this leisure centre an indispensable sports destination for Harlow.


    Harlow Leisurezone, Second Ave, Harlow,
    CM20 3DT

  • Henry Moore Studios and Gardens

    The former home, gardens and studio of sculptor Henry Moore is a short 25 minute drive from Harlow Quarter, and it’s a beautiful spot for a weekend visit. The sculpture garden features over 20 of Moore’s bronze artworks, while visitors can explore his studios, the Aisled Barn, where his unique tapestries and changing special exhibitions are on display.


    Henry Moore Studios and Gardens, Dane
    Tree House, Perry Green, Much Hadham,
    SG10 6EE

  • Harlow Playhouse

    With a 411-seat auditorium, 120-seat theatre and a buzzy cafe and bar, Harlow Playhouse is a magnet for lovers of Harlow’s cultural scene. Drama, music, comedy, and dance touring shows all stop here and the Playhouse also hosts a regular line-up of dance classes, an ‘aerial academy’ and drag afternoon teas.


    Harlow Playhouse, Playhouse Square,
    Harlow, CM20 1LS

Explore Harlow Essex

Whether you’re looking for a place to work out, shop till you drop or watch the latest blockbuster Harlow has it covered.


Well Connected
Harlow has been a long-time favourite amongst commuters–and with good reason. A journey into London takes less than 30 minutes by direct train, with regular services operated by Greater Anglia. The Grade II-listed Harlow Town station is a quick 19 minute walk, or six minute bus ride, from Harlow Quarter, curving along the leafy Harlow Town Park.
Train services take just 22 minutes, and the first service departs at 05:08, which makes early morning trips even smoother.
The M11 connects Harlow to London and Cambridge and the innovative Harlow Enterprise Zone, while the M25 is approximately 24 minutes from the town centre.
London Stansted Airport is also within easy distance.

Harlow: A great place to invest in Essex

Excellent transport connectivity to London in 30 minutes, Stansted International Airport in 17 minutes and Cambridge in 40 minutes.

Located within the UK’s (London-Stansted-Cambridge) innovation corridor, an economically significant business, science and technological growth region.

Strong capital growth – 132% increase in the average price paid for a new build home in the 10-years to 2017.

An attractive investment with yields of up to 5%

Harlow House prices to rise by 20% by 2023. [CBRE 2018 report]

Average annual rental growth of 3.6% or 18% between 2019 and 2023.

Strong demand for housing fuelled by projected population growth of 22% by 2039 and shortage of housing supply.

1.5 times cheaper average house prices compared to neighbouring Epping Forrest and Broxbourne, which are within 3 miles and on the same travel journey to London.

Over 44% of those who moved to Harlow in 2017, were Londoners.

Government-led regeneration and the Harlow Enterprise Zone will create an increased employment cluster with associated population growth, propelling demand for housing.

“Source: Strawberry Star Research”