New Homes in Dudley
Live the life
Situated in the West Midlands, the large town of Dudley has history, heritage, culture, and attractions.
The big city is close by too, with Dudley around eight miles from Birmingham and six miles from Wolverhampton. Great for commuters and families, buying a new home in Dudley is a great choice.
Things to see and do
With its roots in the industrial revolution, the award-winning Black Country Living Museum enables you to learn all about the West Midland’s heritage. The museum has created a Black Country village that will immerse you in the past, and allow you to fully experience a time gone by.
Take a trip on the Dudley Canal Tunnel and Limestone Mines, a journey discovering Dudley’s underground canals; where you’ll learn about the area’s canal and mining heritage.
Wildlife fans will enjoy a day out at Dudley Zoological Gardens. With a selection of rare and exotic animals, it’s also home to an 11th century castle and the country’s only vintage chair lift.
Other highlights include Dudley Museum and Art Gallery where history fans can learn some local knowledge, or if you’re in need of some time out, you can head to one of the many parks. Priory Park, King George V Park and Sedgley Park are just some choice.
Life in Dudley also means you benefit from having the cities of Birmingham and Wolverhampton on your doorstep. Here you’ll find great shopping, lovely attractions and plenty of places for eating out and evening entertainment.
There are 105 Dudley MBC (Metropolitan Borough Council Schools) offering parents plenty of choice. Those wanting to study for a degree in the area may like to consider the red brick University of Birmingham, which offers a selection of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.
Dudley’s central location means it has great transport links by air, road and rail.
The two main stations serving Dudley are Wolverhampton and Birmingham New Street. Connecting trains to local stations such as Lye, Dudley Port and Stourbridge can be picked up from here.
Motorists can easily access Dudley, either by junctions 2, 3 or 4 of the M5 or by the M6 through Wolverhampton/Walsall, and the M42 from the South.
Birmingham International Airport is just a 45-minute drive from Dudley offering domestic and international flights.