5 Amazing New Builds That Bring Out the Best in Yorkshire

· Ali Turner · Lifestyle

The new homes you need to know about.

Victoria Heights

House hunting? Check out the new build homes coming soon to Yorkshire.

Whether you want a countryside retreat, the joys of village life or a house right at the heart of the action, you’re sure to find something to suit in Yorkshire. And we’re here to give you a little inspiration. These five new build developments have a character all of their own, so you can find the perfect fit for your lifestyle. Take a look – maybe one of them will be your forever home.

Victoria Heights

Victoria Heights

A highly sought-after location that gives way to oodles of glorious Yorkshire countryside – it’s no wonder Victoria Heights is proving so popular. This new Harron Homes development is perfectly situated in Fixby, one of Huddersfield’s most popular suburbs. There are cafes, pubs and farm shops all nearby, not to mention great schools and nurseries.

And the homes themselves? They’re big. These four and five-bed homes are designed for modern family life, giving you space to relax and recharge, both together and apart. They’re pretty and practical, energy efficient with modern layouts and a contemporary design. Think open-plan kitchen-diners with a separate utility and spacious bedrooms spread across one or two floors, opening up the possibility of home offices, play rooms and even dens. There’s a 10-year warranty here too.

Victoria Heights, Gernhill Avenue, Fixby, West Yorkshire, HD2 2HR. Prices range from £391,995 to £725,995.

Woodside Vale

Woodside Vale

In a coveted location, near the ever-popular Horsforth, Woodside Vale is guaranteed to be a hit with home hunters. It’s surrounded by ancient woodlands and wide open spaces, so you can have the best of both worlds – nature on your doorstep and the bright lights of the city only 15-minutes away. What’s not to love?

Taylor Wimpey is creating a new neighbourhood of 299 contemporary family homes. These two, three and four-bedroom houses come with all the mod cons and put you in control – you can choose everything from the worktops in your kitchen to the tiles on your walls. A choice of layouts means it’s easy to make yourself at home – you need only decide if you want an open-plan living space or a separate living room, equally sized bedrooms or a big master, driveway parking or an integrated garage.

Woodside Vale, Clayton Wood Road, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS16 6EB. Prices range from £449,995 to £546,995.


strata dining room verve

Talk about well connected. Verve is just a six minutes drive from Castleford, where you’ll find everything from supermarkets to schools, not to mention the ever-popular Xscape Yorkshire. Wondering about the commute? You’ll have easy access to the A1 and the M62, with Leeds and Wakefield just 20 minutes away.

It’s in this oh-so-convenient location that Strata has built a new community of 250 family homes. They have all manner of layouts, with two, three or four bedrooms, so you can make space for a growing family or dedicate rooms those all-important home offices. Cosy lounges and kitchen-diners open out onto private gardens, while upstairs, family bedrooms give way to loft-style master suites that are just waiting for you to put your stamp on them. And you can choose everything from the kitchen counters to the bathroom tiles.

Verve, Flass Lane, Castleford, West Yorkshire, WF10 5HX. Prices range from £250,000 to £340,000.

Hebble Brook View

Hebble Brook

This is country life within easy reach of the city. Hebble Brook View looks out over the viaduct that shares its name. It’s surrounded by rolling fields and farmland, but just minutes away from Halifax, so you can have all the peace and tranquility of the country without moving far from city life.

In this lovely rural setting, Mandale Homes is building a new community. Hebble Brook View is a small neighbourhood of just 30 homes, all three bedrooms, perfect for budding families. Their layouts vary – while some offer open-plan living spaces and vast master beds across three floors, others promise separate living rooms and all three bedrooms together on one floor. The great thing about these homes? They’re available now, so you can move in quick smart!

Hebble Brook View, Boy Lane, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX3 5AE. Prices range from £239,950 to £299,950.

The Woods at City Fields

The Woods at City Fields

This development is so close to Wakefield that you can walk there in less than half an hour, and the drive to Leeds is just as quick, so you’ll have the best of both worlds. With such a central location, everything you need is right on your doorstep, from bars and restaurants to schools and supermarkets – which makes The Woods at City Fields a real contender.

Made up of three, four and five-bedroom homes, it’s perfect for growing families, with a choice of layouts to fit your needs and your budget. Kitchen-diners expand to include family space in larger properties, while master bedrooms are upgraded to include both ensuite and dressing rooms. Integral garages, separate studies and additional bathrooms are all among the options available.

The Woods at City Fields, Nellie Spindler Drive, Wakefield, West Yorkshire, WF3 4GH. Prices range from £359,995 to £394,995.