New Homes in Milton Keynes - Sommar Place

Swedish Eco Homes

Beautiful Scandinavian-style homes

Sommar Place is an elegant collection of 39 Swedish-built homes and apartments in the Broughton Gate area of Milton Keynes.

2 bed apartments

3 bed houses

4 Bed Townhouses

Welcome to the neighbourhood

Thoughtful development design and a well-balanced mix of apartments, terraces, detached and semi-detached houses gives a friendly, ‘neighbourhood’ feel. Attractive streetscapes provide easy pedestrian access to green spaces, local facilities and public transport.

Sustainable developer of the year 2016 What House Awards
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  • 39 high-spec houses and apartments
  • prime location
  • attention to detail
  • allocated off-street parking
  • private garden/balcony/terrace
  • energy-efficient
  • connected smart homes
  • 10 year Checkmate Warranty
  • Swedish design quality built to last
  • Apple® HomeKit™ accessories

Building smarter

Smart home technology brings an ultra-modern edge to this elegant, small-scale development. With Apple® HomeKit™ and intelligent accessories, fitted as standard, a fully connected Sommar Place home puts your lighting, heating, power and home security at your command, wherever you are. HomeKit™ is simple to use and is fully secured by end-to-end encryption.

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Trivselhus Climate Shield™

Our energy-efficient homes are built in Swedish factories using ‘fabric first’ principles to embed energy-saving technology from the outset. Trivselhus Climate Shield™ is built to exceed UK regulations now and in the future. Exceptional building precision and extreme insulation combines with triple-glazed, argon-filled windows to guarantee top thermal performance and excellent soundproofing.

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We embed some Swedish style and make the most of space, light and air to give your Trivselhus home the ‘wow’ factor. Our experience of building houses to withstand even the harsh Scandinavian climate creates homes that stay warm and cosy in the winter and cool and fresh in the summer.

Modern sustainability


Sommar Place is a joint venture between Trivselhus and Places for People. Places for People is one of the UK's largest property management and development companies, with over 50 years experience.
As a not-for-dividend organisation it reinvests the money it makes to create and maintain thriving communities. Trivselhus uses sustainably sourced raw materials from the Swedish forests to create
eco-friendly, super energy-efficient new homes.

  • Trivselhus: What House? Sustainable Developer of the Year 2016 
  • Places for People: 2016 Building Awards Housebuilder of the Year
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solig prestige family homes

Three-bedroom semi-detached family homes over two storeys with a flexible, open-plan layout to suit modern lifestyles.

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Varma town houses

Four bedrooms over three storeys, with a large master bedroom and an en-suite on the top floor. A sweeping ground floor living/dining area adjoins an open-plan kitchen - perfect for entertaining. Options include a second-floor balcony. Available as a semi-detached or as part of a terrace.

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Four bedrooms over three storeys in a design that perfectly marries Swedish-inspired open-plan design and English urban living. Available as a semi-detached or as part of a terrace.

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Two buildings, each comprising eight modern two-bedroom apartments that offer Swedish-inspired, flexible, open-plan layouts. As well as access to a private terrace or balcony, the apartments enjoy shared, landscaped outdoor space.


Urban convenience

Sommar Place sits in the popular Broughton Gate area of Milton Keynes. This sought-after location boasts easy access to local shops and services and the extensive Linear Park is right on your doorstep.

A city on wheels

Pedal power is built into the fabric of Milton Keynes by an excellent network of cycle routes for easy commuting and freewheeling fun in the park.

A city on wheels

Green spaces and waterways

Milton Keynes has over 5000 acres of parks, woodlands with over 2 million trees and an array of waterways. These include 15 lakes, many small picturesque ponds, 11 canals and miles of riverbank.

Green spaces and waterways

An ideal base

Thanks to excellent public transport links you can be in central Milton Keynes within 15 minutes and London within an hour. So whether you travel for work or pleasure, this is the perfect start to any journey.

An ideal base

Spoilt for choice

At Sommar Place you are well-served close to home by a great range of local shops, bars, restaurants and cafes.

Spoilt for choice

Well Connected

Sommar Place is adjacent to Countess Way, with pedestrian access to Chalfont Square and Linear Park. This sought-after location in the popular Broughton Gate development is only ten minutes from Milton Keynes town centre. Milton Keynes is ideally situated for travel throughout London and the South East.

  • 3mins Kingston Centre
  • 11mins Willen Park
  • 17mins Caldecotte Lake
  • 20mins Xscape
  • 25mins Milton Keynes Central

Sommar Place is in a sought-after location adjacent to Countess Way in the popular Broughton Gate development. It is only ten minutes from Milton Keynes town centre, which is ideally situated for travel throughout London and the South East. Access to the national road network lies within easy reach via M1 Junctions 13/14.

  • 10mins Milton Keynes Central
  • 32mins Northampton
  • 1hr 20mins Cambridge
  • 1hr 25mins Central London
  • 1hr 30mins Birmingham

Sommar Place is only ten minutes from Milton Keynes Central station. Milton Keynes is ideally situated for travel throughout the UK with frequent daily trains to London and the major towns and cities of the South East.

  • 15mins Northampton
  • 29mins Coventry
  • 35mins London Euston
  • 52mins Birmingham
  • 2hrs 5 mins Brighton

* Travel times are calculated from Google Maps and are best estimates

Ethics Trees


We are proud of our environmental and ethical policies that protect our forests, wildlife and employees.

Trivselhus is part of Södra Forest Industries, a large cooperative of Swedish forest owners that manages its forests sustainably. Södra plants three trees for every one harvested and promotes low energy use and minimal waste. It has proactive green policies based on the preservation of wildlife and nature conservation. 

Find out more about Södra

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Download the brochure for more detailed information about specific house types on this exciting new development.

The information contained on this website is for general guidance only. The computer-generated images are intended to give an indication of what the properties will look like in a mature setting but are not necessarily representative in every respect. Purchasers are advised that floor layouts etc. may vary from plot to plot and the company reserves the right to alter these details at any time and without prior notice. Some of the interior photographs shown are from typical Trivselhus homes and are not necessarily representative of the specification included at this development. Intending purchasers should satisfy themselves by inspection of specification on-site.

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