Redrow - Springfields, HD8
The village of Highburton couldn’t be better placed, offering something for everyone, from wide-open West Yorkshire countryside, to the bustling town of Huddersfield close by. Just five miles from the town, yet just 10 miles from the stunning Peak District National Park, Highburton brings you the very best of both worlds.
Locally, you’ll find well-regarded schools for all ages, excellent commuter links and a unique community that boasts everything from boutique fashion stores to friendly local pubs.
All of which means that Springfields, the new development of three and four bedroom family homes from Redrow, is bound to be in huge demand. So register your interest today to be the first to know the news and get the pick of the plots when they are released.
There are lots of places to get out and enjoy the delightful countryside of this part of the world, with the Peak District just 10 miles away, and Bretton Hall Country Park even closer. Golfers will enjoy a round at Woodsome Golf Course, while a range of other sports can be found nearby at Almondsbury Sports Centre. Burton Village Hall is the focus of local life, with plenty of clubs, sports and societies to keep you and the children occupied, while Huddersfield is home to a range of cinemas and theatres providing evening entertainment.
The local schools operate on a three-tier system, with Kirkburton First School and Highburton First School both rated ‘good’ by Ofsted. These feed into Kirkburton Middle School, which is also rated ‘good’. For older children, King James’s School in nearby Almondbury is rated ‘good with outstanding leadership and achievement’. Newsome High and Honley High offer other local alternatives, while Huddersfield Grammar provides independent education in the town.
Kirkburton has a reputation for fashion, with a number of exclusive boutiques including Dare, Almond and Swanky Bride. You’ll also find a friendly welcome at High Burton Village Store. Nearby Huddersfield has all your shopping bases covered, from the slick modern mall of the Kingsgate Shopping Centre, with its big names stores, to the three storey Victorian Byram Arcade, with its fascinating range of independent and vintage shops. Huddersfield is also home to the Piazza Shopping Centre, completing your shopping trip.
The development lies just off the main A629 road linking swiftly into Huddersfield, while the M1 J38 is just 8 miles away when you are heading further afield. Huddersfield is just 5 miles, Holmfirth 6 miles, Dewsbury 8 miles, Wakefield 11 miles and Barnsley 14 miles. The nearest station is Stocksmoor, 2½ miles south of Kirkburton, which has regular trains to Huddersfield in 15 minutes and Barnsley in half an hour. There are also regular buses to and from Huddersfield.
For doctors, register with Kirkburton Health Centre while for dnetists try Kirkburton Dental Centre.