Living in Rawdon, Leeds

Living in Rawdon, Leeds

Do you enjoy the peace and quiet of rural living, but don’t want to live in the middle of nowhere? Then the beautiful village of Rawdon in north Leeds is the perfect location!

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Property

This quaint garden apartment boasts a spacious lounge, fitted with stylish laminate flooring and featuring a fantastic fireplace. This living area is large enough to also have a dining table and chairs. The separate kitchen has been professionally re-modelled kitchen, and is fitted with a new integrated fridge/freezer, oven/hob and washer/dryer.

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The roomy double bedroom is fitted with carpet, blinds, curtain and storage cupboard, whilst the modern tiled bathroom features a white three-piece suite including shower over bath, complete with vinyl flooring, mirror and towel rail. The apartment benefits from on-site parking, a lovely front garden and external storage shed.

Location

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Lakeside Walk is nestled in a quiet and private walkway off Larkfield Road, located in the beautiful village of Rawdon in north Leeds, between Yeadon and Horsforth. The apartment is close to the main A65 Leeds road, with Leeds and Bradford both just a 25 minutes drive away, giving you the best of both rural and city life. Rawdon village centre is just half a mile from the apartment, and the vibrant suburb of Horsforth is only 10 minutes away. Rawdon is a desirable residential village with excellent views of Aire valley, and within easy reach of Leeds Bradford International Airport.

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Just a short walk from the property is the Larkfield Dam from which Lakeside Walk derives its name. The village of Rawdon, whilst small, has plenty of local amenities including independent shops, pubs and eateries, the Rawdon Golf & Lawn Tennis Club, Micklefield Park, a surgery and community library.

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Just a ten minute drive away is the vibrant suburb of Horsforth which boasts a thriving restaurant and bar scene, and nature hotspots including Horsforth Hall Park and Cragg Hill. A few minutes north of Rawdon is the village of Yeadon, best known as being the home of Leeds Bradford Airport. Yeadon also boasts a busy high street, Yeadon Tarn and Nunroyd Park, perfect for a day out.

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Find your new home in Horsforth!

Find your new home in Horsforth!

Horsforth is one of the most sought after suburbs in Leeds, with its own village like community, unique shops and bars, and stunning nature; it always tops the list of the best places to live!

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The property

11 Glenwood Villas is a stunning two bedroom apartment within a converted hotel, full of character and unique features, with a cosy homely feel. The beautiful open-plan living area is bright and spacious, featuring laminate flooring and a striking floor-to-ceiling bay window, offering fantastic views over the gardens. The modern kitchen is complete with integrated stainless steel oven/hob and extractor fan, washing machine and fridge/freezer, providing everything you need in one convenient space.

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The apartment comprises of two spacious bedrooms, both light and airy, with fitted wardrobes and carpets. The master bedroom benefits from an ensuite bathroom with shower cubicle, whilst the second bedroom boasts French doors that lead out onto a patio area overlooking the beautifully kept gardens. The modern finished, part-tiled bathroom is fitted with white three-piece suite including shower over bath, as well as towel rail, mirror and electric shaver plug, and gives you the perfect place to have a bath and relax after a long day! The well kept grounds of Glenwood Villas provide peaceful gardens and space for parking.

The location

Residents of Glenwood Villas can enjoy access to beautiful landscaped gardens, with far-reaching views of the Newlay Valley. Glenwood offers a tranquil setting whilst only being a short distance from the amenities of Horsforth, including shops, eateries, bars and parks. The development is just a 15 minute drive from Leeds city centre, 20 minutes from Bradford, and is well serviced by regular trains and buses, with Horsforth Railway Station just 5 minutes away.

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Horsforth is a historical town and has a rich heritage, with the Village Museum hosting collections and displays illustrating life in the suburb. The location of this property makes the most of the open green spaces, with Cragg Hill parks, Bramley Fall Park and Horsforth Hall Park all being situated nearby. If you fancy a trip to the city, Horsforth Railway Station is only a 5 minute journey away, giving you easy access to the vibrant city of Leeds, also making it ideal for commuters. Horsforth is also surrounded by other fantastic Leeds suburbs including Bramley, Kirkstall and Headingley, and is just a short journey from Leeds/Bradford airport!

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Where to go

  • Golden Acre Park and Country Way
  • Horsforth Hall Park and The Japanese Gardens
  • Hunger Hills Woods, Cragg Hill and Newlay Valley
  • Horsforth Village Museum
  • Coco Thai Massage
  • Restaurants: Bar 166 & Bistro, Cafe Marinetti, East at Enigma, Pooky and Grumps deli, Trattoria Il Forno, Zio, Grappolo, The Agora,
  • Pubs/bars: ‘The Horsforth Mile’, The Brownlee Arms, The Brown Cow, The Abbey Inn, Town Street Tavern, Maverick’s, Sandbar, Medusa, The Black Bull, Kobe Bar

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What to do