New homes for sale in West Melton, near Rotherham, with great amenities and transport links
A new home here will give you everything you need close to hand. West Melton is just a 13-minute drive from Rotherham, which offers a range of amenities, including schools, shopping centres, healthcare facilities, and leisure activities. This location also offers good access to the M1, putting both Sheffield and Leeds within commuting distance. Barnsley and Doncaster can be reached easily by road too, while the nearest train station is just 2.5 miles away.
Living in West Melton you can enjoy the peace and tranquility of local parks and nature reserves nearby, while still having easy access to urban conveniences just a short distance away. Just a 4-minute drive away, Cortonwood Shopping Park hosts a number of large brands including supermarkets, and you’ll find a number of good schools, health services and other essential amenities nearby too.
With all of this in mind, Brampton Vale could be your ideal place to call home.
You’ll have everything you need for day-to-day living within easy reach. There’s a great range of popular brands at Cortonwood Shopping Park just over a mile away, including a Morrisons supermarket and M&S Foodhall, while Stairfoot Retail Park offers a further selection of shops 3.5 miles away.
Families living at Brampton Vale will be well-catered for with several local schools rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted, including Our Lady and St Joseph’s Catholic primary school, Wath Victoria Primary School, and Astrea Academy Dearne for older children. Along with the development Persimmon will also be providing contributions to local schooling as well as local public play areas, making this a great choice for families with children.
A new home here will give you the ideal balance of large towns nearby, with nature right on your doorstep. Just a 20-minute walk from Brampton Vale, RSPB Dearne Valley is a large scenic nature reserve with walking trails, viewing hides, a visitor centre and café – perfect for a day out. Other nearby places of interest include Wath Lake, Phoenix Park and Netherwood Country Park. If you prefer staying active indoors, there are several local leisure centres and sports clubs.
Junction 36 is 5.5 miles from the development, making this a great choice for commuters. Sheffield can be reached in 34 minutes by car and Leeds in 45 minutes, while it’s just 20 minutes to Barnsley and half an hour to Doncaster. The area is also well served by local bus routes, and the closest train station is 2.6 miles away in Wombwell.
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