Sherburn in Elmet

Your new home in Sherburn in Elmet is an idyllic market town with a rich Roman and Anglo Saxon history and many historic buildings including the 12th century St Mary’s Church and Sherburn Castle. There is a weekly market, which dates back to the 13th century, but also a bustling high street with independent shops, pubs, restaurants and a leisure centre. You’ll be pleased to hear there is also a nursery, good primary schools and a secondary school within walking distance.  

Perfectly located between Leeds and York, your new home in Sherburn in Elmet has a railway station and is near the A1(M) making it easy to commute or to enjoy the surrounding countryside and national parks of Nidderdale and the Howardian Hills further afield.  

Living in Sherburn in Elmet

Beautiful green spaces near your Sherburn home

Your new build in Sherburn in Elmet is surrounded by lush countryside, making it the perfect place to live for outdoor enthusiasts looking for an abundance of great hiking, cycling and fishing from the door. On terra firma, the Sherburn Eversley Park Sports and Social Club, hosts a variety of team sports and events - but if your aspirations are a little loftier, try the Sherburn Aero Club, which offers flights and flying lessons over your beautiful new home.

Sherburn in Elmet, perfectly placed for travel

Whether you’re commuting or exploring from your beautiful new home in Sherburn in Elmet, the the A1(M) is about a four-mile drive, giving you excellent access north and south. East to west, the A63 joins Leeds with Selby, and eventually Hull and the coast. The train station close to your Sherburn home makes trips to both Leeds and York, easy with the average journey time to York being just 20 minutes. If you’d like to jet off, your nearest airport is Leeds Bradford and takes just 45 minutes by car.

Entertainment and Leisure near your new house

Your new home has both Leeds and York close by, so you’ve got plenty of options for days out at the Royal Armouries or Kirkstall Abbey, the Jorvik Viking Centre of spectacular York Minster. Staying closer to home you’ve got the tranquillity of the RSPB Fairburn Ings Nature Reserve or the Elmet Alpaca Trekking and Tearoom. If you’re looking for adrenaline, try the Tiger Moth Experience at Sherburn’s own airfield or zip around the countryside at the Live for Today Hazlewood Castle Quad Bike and Activity Centre.

New builds in Sherburn in Elmet

Persimmon Homes has a number of new houses available in Sherburn in Elmet and new builds in North Yorkshire and the Leeds area including new homes in Castleford and Rothwell. To find out more about our available properties in your area, see our list of Persimmon developments below…