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Your new build in Cottingham enjoys all the benefits of living in a village with the vibrant city of Hull and the countryside of the Yorkshire Wolds right on your doorstep. Your new home in Cottingham is in the perfect location to enjoy short commutes to work, city centre shopping, and for nights on the town in what’s said to be the largest village in England.

Buy a new home in Cottingham and you'll have easy access to city life and countryside in equal measure and with the lovely family-friendly seaside resort of Hornsea just 20 miles away, you'll have dramatic seascapes too.

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Living in Cottingham

City life and your new home in Cottingham

With Hull’s city centre only 5 miles away, you’ve got all the back up you might need in terms of high street shopping, culture, entertainment and nightlife. Hull’s Old Town is the city’s historic quarter, where you’ll find pubs, restaurants and museums. Queen Victoria Square, at the heart of the city, is home to City Hall, the Maritime Museum and the Ferens Art Gallery. The Deep is a huge aquarium and sealife centre in a spectacular quayside setting. Whatever your interests and whatever age your children are, this is a great city for all the family.

Routes from your new house in the East Ridings

There are various options for driving into Hull city centre just 5 miles away from your new home in Cottingham, including the A1079, which is the York to Hull road. The A164 is the direct route that skims the west of the city, starting in Beverley and crossing the Humber at Hessle. This is also where you can pick up the A63, to join the start of the M62. Once on the motorway, you’ve got a great link right across the country to Liverpool via Leeds, Huddersfield and Manchester. The A165 takes you northeast and up the coast to Scarborough. Cottingham Station is on the Yorkshire Coast Line for trains into Hull, with York, Sheffield, Doncaster and Scarborough amongst its destinations. There’s also a direct train to London King’s Cross from Hull. In addition, there are regular bus services into the city, to Beverley and to Hessle. Humberside Airport, with domestic and European destinations, is 19 miles to the south with a direct route on the A164 and A15.

Shopping direct from your new build home near Hull

Take a journey into Hull from your new home in Cottingham and enjoy all there is to offer in Hallgate and King Street, its main shopping areas. There’s a good range of shops, a fantastic local market,  supermarkets, convenience stores, cafés and places to eat out. The Cottingham Parks Golf & Leisure Club includes a swimming pool and a health club and there are a couple of golf clubs, all tantalisingly close to your new Cottingham home. The King George V Playing Fields and the Millbeck Wildlife Area add to the green spaces that the town provides. Cottingham has four primary schools and Cottingham High School is the local secondary school.

New builds for sale in Cottingham

Persimmon Homes has a number of new 2-bed, 3-bed and 4-bed houses available in Cottingham as well as new builds in the East Ridings in Hull and Hessle. To find out more about our available properties in your area, see our list of Persimmon developments below…