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Meet the Team: Sian Goldie

October 5, 2018

A Sales Adviser with Chapelton housebuilder AJC, Sian is the first point of contact for buyers considering making the town home. A friendly face for residents, she is also on hand to help the local community with any questions … Read more

ZeroC Ardler Properties Selling Fast

October 2, 2018

Just one of ZeroC’s properties in block 9 on Bunting Place remain for sale. The three bedroom Ardler has been popular with a mix of buyers including young families and downsizers who have all been keen to make the most … Read more

Take a Tour of the Brio Retirement Living Showhome

September 27, 2018

The Brio Retirement Living showhome is now open, giving you a chance to experience the caliber of properties on offer in Chapelton. To arrange a visit to the showhome, you can fill out this online form … Read more

Celebrate Chocolate Week with Local Blogger Foodie Quine

September 21, 2018

Celebrating all things chocolate, Chocolate Week is the nation’s favourite themed week, taking place from 15th – 21st October. With hundreds of events taking place across the UK with the country’s top chocolatiers and stores, this is the perfect excuse … Read more

Teacake’s Cullen Skink Soup with Cheese and Mustard Scone

September 20, 2018

As we reluctantly say goodbye to warm summer days and light evenings, we welcome the cool crisp air of autumn and the orangey, brown leaves and the need for blankets, scarves and hot chocolates. Another great way to keep warm … Read more

Chapelton Bike Ride

September 11, 2018

On 2nd of September, 225 cyclists set off on this year’s annual Chapelton Bike Ride. Taking on both the 42 mile journey and the shorter 12 mile journey, the cyclists raced through Chapelton and Durris Forest while spectators cheered … Read more

Cairnhill Community Allotments Now Open in Chapelton

August 30, 2018

This August, thanks to the hard work and enthusiasm of the Cairnhill committee, Cairnhill Allotments are finally open to the people of Chapelton, helping further strengthen the already thriving community spirit. With all of the plots now taken, residents … Read more

AJC Homes Launches Brand New Show Home in Chapelton

August 27, 2018

AJC Homes, a local, high quality home builder, is launching its newest show home in Chapelton – the two-bedroom Findon – and giving buyers the opportunity to furnish their new home free of charge. Joining AJC’s five-bedroom Rothesay show home, … Read more

Guide to Living Sustainably

August 13, 2018

Sustainability is the hot topic on everyone’s lips at the moment as we all try to do our bit to help the planet. Here in Chapelton, we are conscious of our impact on the world around us too, which … Read more

Homes on Offer

August 9, 2018

Here in Chapelton we have a range of properties available from a number of esteemed property developers, renowned for bringing traditional charm with modern features to the homes they build. Take a look below at the selection of beautiful homes … Read more

Barbequed Steaks with Sweet Potato Salad

July 27, 2018

July may be nearly over, but that doesn’t mean the end of BBQ season! We’ve teamed up with local butcher Bannerman Butcher to bring you the perfect recipe for hanger steaks with a sweet potato salad … Read more

How could Help to Buy help you

July 24, 2018

A handy guide to ‘Help to Buy’ This year, the Scottish Government announced a two year extension to its existing ‘Help to Buy’ scheme, helping first time buyers across Scotland take those all-important steps onto the property ladder. The scheme, which … Read more

Meet the Pets: Miniature Schnauzers Bertie and Ralphie

July 17, 2018

Bertie and Ralphie live in a ZeroC property in Chapelton. Here, they tell us why they’re proud to call the town ‘home’. What are you favourite things about your home in Chapelton? Bertie: We love our home in Chapelton. The … Read more

Chapelton 10k Run

July 16, 2018

The first ever Chapelton Fun Run was a great success. Hosted in the town on Sunday 15th July, people of all ages took part. A few childrens’ races in the park preceeded the main 10k road and trail … Read more

New Brio Retirement Living Showhomes Launch

July 12, 2018

Brio Retirement Living has launched its first Landale Court showhomes in Chapelton. The one-bedroom Campbell cottage and two-bedroom Fraser cottage, named after local clans, provide prospective buyers with the opportunity to see what the new retirement area of the town … Read more

Meet the Team: Sally Rudd

June 22, 2018

Sally Rudd is the Sales Advisor for Chapelton housebuilder ZeroC. Based at the company’s showhome, she is the first point of contact for buyers considering making Chapelton home as well as current residents who can ask Sally any questions … Read more

The Liberty Kitchen’s Rainbow Veg Bowl

May 15, 2018

Following The Liberty Kitchen’s pop up in Chapelton, the health food truck company has provided the perfect recipe for summer – an easy, fresh and colourful spicy peanut rainbow vegetable bowl. Great for lunch or dinner and quick to make, … Read more

Wildlife Spotting In and Around Chapelton

May 8, 2018

With spring well and truly here and summer on its way, now is the perfect time to get outdoors and make the most of the good weather. Chapelton may be home to over 250 people but the community is also … Read more

Chapelton Bike Ride to Return for Third Year

May 8, 2018

The Chapelton Bike Ride is back for its third year, set to take place on Sunday 2nd September. People of all ages are welcome to enjoy this fun-filled day which will once again raise much-needed funds for local charity North … Read more

Your frequently asked questions about Chapelton

April 27, 2018

Chapelton is now home to a community of over 250 people. However, for those who are new to the town, here are some helpful answers to your frequently asked questions about Chapelton.   How do I find Chapelton?  Chapelton is located … Read more

Spring and Summer Life in Chapelton

April 26, 2018

Evenings are getting brighter, flowers have begun to bloom and birds can be heard chirping in the trees, which are finally in bud. All sure signs that spring is here and summer is just around the corner. Chapelton is the … Read more

Meet the Team: Dominic Fairlie

April 26, 2018

Dominic Fairlie has been involved with development of Chapelton since 2013 and is currently Director of Scottish Operations for housebuilder ZeroC. Here, Dominic tells us more about his work with the town.   Tell us about your involvement with Chapelton and … Read more

Preview of retirement living showhomes in Chapelton

April 20, 2018

Brio Retirement Living is set to launch previews of its new showhome properties at its Chapelton retirement village. Limited spaces are available now for the exclusive showhome preview events in May. To register your interest today, call the Brio sales … Read more

Brio Retirement Living

April 18, 2018

Brio Retirement Living is the new name for Liberty, which recently announced a change in its name to differentiate itself from another property company with a similar name. The company says its team, plans and ambition for Chapelton remain … Read more

Chapelton’s Furry Residents

April 10, 2018

Meet Chapelton’s friendliest and furriest residents. If you would like to add a picture of your Chapelton pet to our gallery, send us a direct message on the Chapelton Facebook page. Read more

Meet the Resident: Lara Hutton, ZeroC Property Owner

March 27, 2018

Having lived in Old Aberdeen for a few years, Lara Hutton and her partner were keen for their next move to be to a property that boasted just as much character as the quaint area of the city. However, … Read more

Geocaching Comes to Chapelton with ZeroC

March 7, 2018

With spring just around the corner there is a new outdoor activity to enjoy in Chapelton – geocaching. Thanks to housebuilder ZeroC, the fun pastime is set to be available for residents and visitors alike to make the most of. … Read more

Meet the Resident: Mark Trimmings, Stephen Property Owner

March 1, 2018

Meet Stephen property owner Mark Trimmings and find out about his life in Chapelton. Read more

Chapelton’s First Drinks Tasting

February 27, 2018

On Thursday 22 February Chapelton offered the local community the chance to enjoy a taste of some of the North East’s most popular spirits including Cock o’ the North, Arbikie and Porter’s Gin. Held in the cosy setting of the … Read more

Recipe: Shake it up with a French 75 cocktail from Porter’s Gin

February 13, 2018

With Chapelton hosting its first drinks tasting event of the year, Aberdeen-based spirits firm Porter’s Gin is serving up a recipe for one of its favourite cocktails, the French 75. Packed with a punch of gin, the refreshing taste … Read more

Meet the Resident: Maureen and Ken McLaren, ZeroC Property Owners

January 26, 2018

After selling their Victorian terraced property in the heart of Aberdeen, Maureen and Ken were keen to downsize and be part of a new close-knit community. However, after spending time searching for the perfect property, the couple realised that … Read more

Embrace the beauty of a Chapelton winter

January 18, 2018

There are few things more refreshing than a crisp, cold Scottish winter morning. Aberdeenshire is rich in natural beauty as well as well as offering a host of fun activities for the whole family to enjoy. Chapelton and its … Read more

Recipe: The Juicing Co’s ‘Spice and Easy’ start to 2018

January 8, 2018

After the excesses of the festive season, the new year brings with it the perfect opportunity to give your body a helping hand. This straightforward, sweet and fiery juice recipe is courtesy of The Juicing Co. As well as tasting … Read more

Meet the Resident: Rhian Morgan, Stephen Property Owner

December 22, 2017

Yearning for a life in the countryside but within easy reach of the city, Rhian Morgan has recently benefited from Stephen Homes’ part-exchange scheme to purchase a new home in … Read more

Get Christmas Ready with The Lounge

December 12, 2017

The festive season is here. With Christmas parties and plenty of celebrations underway, there’s no better time to start your beauty preparation to ensure that you’re the belle of the ball. Here to help you nail it over the … Read more

Five things you didn’t know about Chapelton

December 5, 2017

Bordered by rolling farmland and with the dramatic coastline of the North Sea within sight, Chapelton is ideally-positioned to make the most of Aberdeenshire’s spectacular scenery. But while you may be aware of the town’s beautiful surroundings, are you … Read more

New ZeroC property available to view in Chapelton

November 29, 2017

Award-winning sustainable property development company ZeroC has launched its latest property type in Chapelton. Named the Balcaskie, the unique coach house property boasts 1318sq ft (122m2) of living space and is equivalent in size to a standard four-bedroom house – … Read more

New homes available now in Chapelton

November 27, 2017

If you’re looking to make Chapelton your home, there is an extensive range of properties available from the three housebuilders, AJC Homes, ZeroC and Stephen. Stephen’s attractive range of two bedroom cottages and two and three-bedroom semi-detached homes marry contemporary … Read more

Christmas Celebrations Come to Chapelton

November 22, 2017

Chapelton is set to host a range of Christmas events to help local residents and those living nearby get into the festive spirit. Residents and visitors alike can enjoy a tree switch on and celebration sponsored by Liberty Retirement … Read more

Indulge this Christmas at Teacake

November 21, 2017

There’s no better time than Christmas to indulge in your favourite food and drink. Whether you would like to sip on a glass of mulled wine, nibble on a selection of cheeses or enjoy a rich pudding, … Read more

How to prepare your home for winter

November 14, 2017

It may only be November but the first frosts of winter will soon be here. We look at some quick, effective and simple tips you can put in place now to make your winter a trouble-free season around the … Read more

Teacake reopens in Chapelton under new management

November 2, 2017

Chapelton’s favourite café Teacake is set to reopen under new management this weekend, on Saturday 4 November at 10:00am. Aberdeenshire locals Bob and Stephanie Miller, from Muchalls, will be putting their own stamp on the business while retaining the key features … Read more

Upgrade to a Chapelton home with Part-Exchange

October 27, 2017

With its green public spaces and wide array of house types available to suit different lifestyles, new residents are regularly discovering what life in Chapelton has to offer.  Now, you could be living in a Chapelton home sooner than you … Read more

Ease into Autumn with Life in Chapelton

October 26, 2017

With the trees turning auburn and the nights becoming cooler, autumn is well and truly here.  Autumn is a beautiful season and the perfect time to explore the outdoors, warm up beside the fire and sip on … Read more

A Guide to Hapa Zome

October 10, 2017

For those that love the colours of autumn, Hapa Zome is the perfect way to capture the season in time. Using fallen leaves, the traditional Japanese technique involves hammering plants onto fabric or paper to create a wall hanging or … Read more

Get Cosy with Hygge this Autumn

October 10, 2017

The leaves are beginning to fall and the nights are darkening meaning that autumn is almost here. For many this is an exciting time of year, full of nights by the fire, cups of hot chocolate and woodland walks amongst … Read more

New Calendar of Events Launches in Chapelton

October 10, 2017

A calendar of events has launched offering both Chapelton residents and those from neighbouring areas the chance to try their hand at a new activity. Run in partnership with local businesses and themed to suit a variety of interests and … Read more

Chapelton Bike Ride Success

October 10, 2017

The Chapelton Bike Ride returned for its second year on Sunday 3rd September and was a great success raising over £6,300 of much needed funds for local charity North East Sensory Services (NESS). More than 250 people completed the bike … Read more

Meet the Resident: Rebecca Struthers, ZeroC Property Owner

August 24, 2017

Rebecca moved to Chapelton in 2015 along with her husband Alastair. The couple now lives in a four bedroom ZeroC property with their young son. Tell us why you decided to … Read more

Recipe: Teacake’s Mint Chocolate Cake

August 11, 2017

Chapelton’s popular Teacake is the perfect place to relax, catch up with friends and enjoy a sweet treat or two. Offering a selection of hot and cold drinks, fresh soup and sandwiches and of course plenty of cake, the tea … Read more

The Chapelton Bike Ride is Back for its Second Year

August 4, 2017

Set to take place on Sunday 3rd September in the heart of the town, we’ll be welcoming people of all ages to enjoy this fun-filled day and raise much-needed funds for local charity, North East Sensory … Read more

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