Redrow - Woodlands, LS18
The Woodlands at Horsforth puts you within easy reach of all that Leeds has to offer, without having to live in the city itself. Just a few miles away by car, or a matter of minutes by train, it is conveniently close, without compromising the open countryside ambience of your delightful rural Yorkshire location.
It’s the ideal location for our award winning Heritage Collection homes, which also give you the best of both worlds, with traditional Arts and Crafts exteriors and modern, family friendly interior design. Woodlands offers 3,4 and 5 bedroom detached and semi-detached Heritage Collection homes near Leeds that are perfect for growing families, and remember, you could move in to one of them with just a 5% deposit thanks to the Help to Buy scheme.
Leeds has something for everyone when it comes to culture, from the Northern Ballet to the International Film Festival, the Grand Theatre to the West Yorkshire Playhouse. There’s music for all tastes too from the Opera North to the famous Leeds Festival in Roundhey Park and the major tours visiting the First Direct Arena. Leeds hass plenty on offer for sports fans, including premiership football at Elland Road, county and international cricket at Headingly and lots of local rugby league action. Even the Tour de France passes through the area! Golfers can take up the challenge of a round at Calveryley, Woodhall Hills or Horsforth golf clubs, or you can try your hand at a wide range of sports at Kirkstall or Pudsey leisure centres.
Education is all around you in Leeds, with two universities and countless colleges making it a thriving student city. It all starts a little closer to home though, with Horsforth Newlaiths Primary or Horsforth Featherbank Infants both within easy reach of the development and West End Primary and Calverley Parkside Primary also close by as alternatives. Older children can choose between Horsforth School or Priesthorpe School in nearby Farsley.
Leeds is famous for its shopping, with something for every taste and budget, from the 75 international designer fashion brands of the Victorian Quarter, to the offbeat wonderland of the Grand Arcade. Don’t miss the magnificently quirky Corn Exchange, or the 1million sq ft retail behemoth that is Trinity Leeds. And with a compact city centre, you’ll find that it’s all within walking distance, so you really can shop till you drop.
North west of Leeds, north east of Bradford, Horsforth is around six miles from each. If you prefer to take the train and avoid city centre parking, you can choose from two nearby stations, at New Pudsey or Horsforth, which will speed you into the heart of either city in under 15 minutes. From Leeds, you can make direct connections to trains serving the whole of the North, as well as rapid services to London and Scotland. When it comes to venturing further, Harrogate is just 14miles, Wetherby is just 15miles and Skipton, gateway to the Yorkshire Dales National Park, is just 21miles. You’ll also find the extensive northern motorway network is just a short drive away in Leeds, or you can find flights for business or pleasure from Leeds Bradford Airport just ten minutes drive to the north.
For GPs register with Fieldhead Surgery in Horsforth while dentists can be found in nearby Rodley at Poplars Dental Practice.