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New homes in Littleborough

 Found on the outskirts of Rochdale in Greater Manchester, Littleborough offers an attractive location within the North West. It’s surrounded by stunning Pennine scenery but is very much in touch with regional powerhouse Manchester, with homes in Littleborough also offering great access to Bolton and Blackburn

West Yorkshire spots like Huddersfield, Bradford and Leeds are also within easy reach, adding to the appeal of this picturesque town. New homes in this area aren’t usually available for long, so browse our latest developments near Littleborough below and give us a call to book an appointment with one of our advisers.

  • Waldmers Wood

    Waldmers Wood

    Walmersley Old Road, Walmersley, BL9 6SB
    • 4 bedroom
  • Willow Gardens

    Willow Gardens

    New Road, Tintwistle, SK13 1JN
    • 3 and 4 bedroom
  • Hillside Heights

    Hillside Heights

    Hillside Heights, Dawlish Close, Hattersley, Hyde, SK14 3DX
  • Hillside West

    Hillside West

    Hattersley Road West, Hyde, SK14 3LF
  • Hillside View

    Hillside View

    Hillside View, Dawlish Close, Hattersley, , SK14 3NU
  • Hillside Central

    Hillside Central

    Fields Farm Road, Hattersley, SK14 3NP
  • Weavers Place

    Weavers Place

    Fields Farm Road, Hattersley, SK14 3NP
  • Hillside Green

    Hillside Green

    Hillside Green, Pinfold Crescent, Hattersley, Hyde, SK14 3GX
  • The Brooks, Barrow

    The Brooks, Barrow

    Whalley Road, Barrow, BB7 9BN
    • 3 bedroom
    • £252,500 to £265,000
  • Saxon Dene, Silsden

    Saxon Dene, Silsden

    Belton Road, Silsden, BD20 0EE
    • 3 and 4 bedroom
    • £274,995 to £386,995
  • The Bridleways

    The Bridleways

    Eccleshill, Bradford, BD2 3NS
    • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom
    • £174,995 to £299,995
  • Waddow Heights - Barratt

    Waddow Heights - Barratt

    Waddington Road, Clitheroe, BB7 2JD
    • 3 bedroom
    • £258,000 to £305,000
  • St Andrew's Place, Morley

    St Andrew's Place, Morley

    Bruntcliffe Road, Morley, LS27 0QG
    • 3 and 4 bedroom
    • £339,995 to £399,995
  • Amberswood Rise

    Amberswood Rise

    Seaman Way, Ince, WN2 2LE
    • 3 bedroom
    • £190,995 to £203,995
  • Midshires Meadow

    Midshires Meadow

    Linglongs Road, Whaley Bridge, SK23 7DS
    • 3 and 4 bedroom
  • Ambler's Meadow, East Ardsley

    Ambler's Meadow, East Ardsley

    Bradford Road, East Ardsley, WF3 2DL
    • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom
    • £219,995 to £344,995
  • Lock Keeper's Gate

    Lock Keeper's Gate

    Lock Keepers Gate Barratt Homes, Dearne Hall Road, Barugh Green, Barnsley, S75 1LX
    • 3 and 4 bedroom
    • £249,995 to £324,995
  • Centurion Village

    Centurion Village

    Longmeanygate, Leyland, PR26 6TD
    • 3 and 4 bedroom
    • £231,495 to £345,995
  • Bowland Meadow

    Bowland Meadow

    Chipping Lane, Longridge, PR3 2NA
    • 3 and 4 bedroom
    • £227,995 to £326,995
  • Notton Wood View, Royston

    Notton Wood View, Royston

    Lee Lane, Royston, S71 4RT
    • 3 and 4 bedroom
    • £227,995 to £294,995
  • Coming soon
    Rogerson Gardens

    Rogerson Gardens

    Cumeragh Lane, Whittingham, Preston, PR3 2AN
    • 3 and 4 bedroom
    • Coming soon
  • Coming soon
    The Mews, Oughtibridge Valley

    The Mews, Oughtibridge Valley

    Main Road, Oughtibridge, S35 0BQ
    • Coming soon
  • Silk Waters Green

    Silk Waters Green

    Moss Lane, Macclesfield, SK11 7XE
  • Salter's Brook, Cudworth

    Salter's Brook, Cudworth

    Carrs Lane, Cudworth, S72 8EJ
    • 3 and 4 bedroom
    • £196,995 to £309,995
  • Romans Green, Preston

    Romans Green, Preston

    Lightfoot Lane, Fulwood, PR4 0AH
    • 3 and 4 bedroom
    • £164,000 to £315,000
  • Coming soon
    Cottam Gardens

    Cottam Gardens

    Millersgate, Cottam, Preston, PR4 0AZ
    • 3 and 4 bedroom
    • Coming soon
  • Orchard Meadows

    Orchard Meadows

    Braeburn Drive, Appleton, WA4 5AA
    • 4 bedroom
    • £388,995 to £514,995
  • Heathfield Nook

    Heathfield Nook

    Burlow Road, Buxton, SK17 9HT
    • 4 bedroom
    • £302,495 to £348,995
  • High Peak Meadow

    High Peak Meadow

    Burlow Road, Buxton, SK17 9PP
    • 3 and 4 bedroom
    • £245,995 to £302,995

Live the life

Located close to Rochdale and to the north of Manchester, Littleborough is a picturesque village on the edge of the Lancashire countryside. If you’re looking for a rural place to live within easy reach of the city, a new home in Littleborough could tick all the right boxes for you and your family.

Things to see and do

Littleborough is a small village, but there’s still plenty to see and do in the local area, whether you’re taking the kids to Hare Hill Park, getting active at Littleborough Cricket Club and Sports Centre, or visiting the local shops and pubs. Whittaker Golf Club is also close-by, perfect for a leisurely Sunday morning round.

There’s plenty to keep the whole family entertained just a short drive away from the village. If you’re moving to Littleborough with young children, they’ll love going to Lancaster Park and Animal Farm in Oldham, and Animal Quackers Park Farm in Bacup. Thompson Park and Miniature Railway in Burnley are also popular, while neighbouring Halifax is home to Manor Heath Park and Jungle Experience, Shibden Hall, and Eureka! Children's Museum.

On day trips into Manchester, you can visit the Museum of Science and Industry, go high street and designer shopping at the Trafford Centre, or see a Premier League football match at Old Trafford or The Etihad Stadium.


For families with school-age children, there are lots of excellent schools to choose from in the local area. Holy Trinity Church of England Primary School, Smithy Bridge Foundation Primary School, St Patrick’s Roman Catholic Primary School and Hollingworth Academy are all rated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted, while Rochdale Girls School, Rishworth School and Beech House School offer independent education nearby.

If your children are older, universities within commuting distance of Littleborough include the University of Manchester, Manchester Metropolitan University and the Royal Northern College of Music.

Getting to Littleborough

Littleborough is well-connected by both road and rail, making it easy to reach from other towns and cities. The village is a 40-minute drive from Manchester travelling via the A56 and M62, or around 30 minutes by train direct from Littleborough to Manchester Victoria.

The journey to Littleborough from Rochdale takes just over five minutes by train or 15 minutes by car. The village is a 35 minute drive from Halifax, 30 minutes from Huddersfield and 35 minutes from Burnley. If you’re travelling from Leeds, the journey takes 40 minutes by car or one hour 10 minutes by train.

If you’re travelling to Littleborough from London, the journey takes three hours 50 minutes by car via the M1 depending on traffic. The village is only 40 minutes away from Manchester Airport, perfect if you’re going on holiday or taking business trips abroad.