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Looking for country living that fits in with your busy lifestyle? Hoping to get your foot on the first rung of the property ladder? Thinking about building your own home?

The Graven Hill November Showcase will present all the products we have available for you and your family in our beautiful location.

Join us on Saturday 17 November from 10am to 4pm. We will be holding a morning session from 10am and an afternoon session from 1pm.

  • Listen to TV presenter and architectural designer, Charlie Luxton, talk about building your dream home and purchasing a custom new home at Graven Hill
  • Take a guided bus tour of the site
  • Book onto one of our workshop sessions and get educated on the next steps to building or buying your dream home
  • Pick from our range of products, from Self-Build plots and Custom Build New Homes to Apartments and Affordable Homes
  • Meet with a range of industry suppliers to help with your new home journey – from architects to finance advice
  • Put your questions to the team behind this innovative and exciting project

Teas and coffee will be provided as refreshments

Please note: Due to Health & Safety restrictions, we will not be able to accommodate under 12s on the bus tours.


17th November 2018
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Bicester Hotel Golf and Spa
Bicester, Oxfordshire OX26 1TE United Kingdom
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01869 241 204


Graven Hill Village Development Company
Workshop Sessions:

The Realities of Self-Build at Graven Hill

Meet with a panel of self-builders currently building out their dream homes together on the site. Find out why they decided to relocate together from Slough and how they have found the process of building at Graven Hill.

Finance for your Dream Home at Graven Hill — with Tom McSherry from Buildstore

Whether you wish to self build, shape some of the features of your new home, or something in between — Graven Hill has it all. To give you a clear understanding of your budget and borrowing options, Builstore’s Tom McSherry will discuss the key financial routes available to suit the type of home and payment schedule you’ve chosen. 

The Creative Process of Building or Buying Your Dream Home with Create Build



What is the schedule for the event?

We will be running two sessions on 17 November. One starting at 10am, the other at 1pm. Workshops will run on a loop so if you miss one session you can catch it again during the next slot.

If you book onto the 10am session, your itinerary will be as follows:

9:30 – 10:00: Registration
10:00 – 10:40: Welcome from MD Karen Curtin and Keynote from Charlie Luxton
10:45 – 11:30: Bus Tour 1
10:50 – 11:20: Workshop Session 1
11:40 – 12:10: Workshop Session 2
11:45 – 12:30: Bus Tour 2
12:45 – 13:30: Bus Tour 3

If you book onto the 1pm session, your itinerary will be as follows:

12:30 – 13:00: Registration
12:45 – 13:30: Bus Tour 3*
13:00 – 13:40: Welcome from MD Karen Curtin and Keynote from Charlie Luxton
13:45 – 14:30: Bus Tour 4
13:50 – 14:20: Workshop Session 3
14:40 – 15:10: Workshop Session 4
14:45 – 15:30: Bus Tour 5
*Please note: If you go straight on to Bus Tour 3, you will miss the keynote talk.



What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

There are no direct public transport routes to Bicester Hotel Golf & Spa. Bicester Village train station is located just over 2 miles away.

There is parking available at the venue if you are travelling by car.

The postcode for the venue is OX26 1TE

Where can I get more information about Graven Hill in advance of the event?

Keep an eye on our website and visit our news section for the latest updates.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Please feel free to get in touch with our Sales team by calling 01869 396 070 or email sales@gravenhill.co.uk.

How do I claim my complimentary spa day pass?

Passes will be available for collection at the event.

Where can I get lunch in Bicester after the event?

The restaurant at Bicester Hotel Golf & Spa will be available to cater for lunch. If you are looking to eat elsewhere, there are several great independent and chain restaurants to choose from in the town centre. While visiting the area, why not make a day of it and pop over to Bicester Village too.

Amici (Italian restaurant) on Sheep Street
Copper Kitchen (European restaurant) on Sheep Street
Denis (Turkish restaurant) on Sheep Street, open until 3pm

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