New homes in Littleborough

 

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.

Education

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. 

Brindley Gardens

Brindley Gardens

Cook Road, Rochdale, ROCHDALE, GREATER MANCHESTER, OL16 4AQ

Weavers Chase, Golcar

Weavers Chase, Golcar

Grange Road, Golcar, HUDDERSFIELD, WEST YORKSHIRE, HD7 4QZ

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £217,995 to £349,995
Helme Ridge, Meltham

Helme Ridge, Meltham

Helme Lane, Meltham, HOLMFIRTH, WEST YORKSHIRE, HD9 5RJ

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £221,995 to £289,995
Willow Gardens

Willow Gardens

New Road, Tintwistle, GLOSSOP, DERBYSHIRE, SK13 1JN

  • 2 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £132,995 to £226,995
Hillside Central

Hillside Central

Fields Farm Road, Hattersley, HYDE, GREATER MANCHESTER, SK14 3NP

Weavers Place

Weavers Place

Fields Farm Road, Hattersley, HYDE, GREATER MANCHESTER, SK14 3NP

Spring Valley View

Spring Valley View

Westminster Avenue, Clayton, BRADFORD, WEST YORKSHIRE, BD14 6SQ

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £197,995 to £314,995
Vision, Keighley

Vision, Keighley

North Dean Avenue, Keighley, KEIGHLEY, WEST YORKSHIRE, BD22 6QL

  • 4 bedroom homes
  • £199,995 to £214,995
Saxon Dene, Silsden

Saxon Dene, Silsden

Belton Road, Silsden, KEIGHLEY, WEST YORKSHIRE, BD20 0EE

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £219,995 to £319,995
Waddow Heights - Barratt
Coming soon

Waddow Heights - Barratt

Waddington Road, Clitheroe, CLITHEROE, LANCASHIRE, BB7 2JD

  • Coming soon
St Andrew's Place, Morley

St Andrew's Place, Morley

Bruntcliffe Road, Morley, LEEDS, WEST YORKSHIRE, LS27 0QG

  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £149,995 to £339,995
Ambler's Meadow, East Ardsley
Coming soon

Ambler's Meadow, East Ardsley

Bradford Road, East Ardsley, WAKEFIELD, WEST YORKSHIRE, WF3 2DL

  • Coming soon
Lock Keeper's Gate

Lock Keeper's Gate

Dearne Hall Road, Barugh Green, BARNSLEY, SOUTH YORKSHIRE, S75 1LX

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £184,995 to £274,995
Bowland Meadow

Bowland Meadow

Chipping Lane, Longridge, PRESTON, LANCASHIRE, PR3 2NA

  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £109,998 to £311,995
Notton Wood View, Royston

Notton Wood View, Royston

Lee Lane, Royston, BARNSLEY, SOUTH YORKSHIRE, S71 4RT

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £185,995 to £259,995
Silk Waters Green

Silk Waters Green

Moss Lane, Macclesfield, MACCLESFIELD, CHESHIRE, SK11 7XE

  • 4 bedroom homes
  • £235,995 to £384,995
Wesley Chase

Wesley Chase

Lightfoot Lane, Fulwood, PRESTON, LANCASHIRE, PR2 3LT

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £196,995 to £293,995
Salter's Brook, Cudworth

Salter's Brook, Cudworth

Carrs Lane, Cudworth, BARNSLEY, SOUTH YORKSHIRE, S72 8EJ

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £159,995 to £299,995