New Homes in Dewsbury

 

Live the Life

Dewsbury is a hilly, historic mill town in West Yorkshire, located alongside the River Calder and not far from Leeds and Bradford. It’s a popular commuter town thanks to good transport links by road and rail, making Dewsbury the ideal place to restore your work-life balance.

Things to see and do

There’s plenty to see and do in Dewsbury, from shopping at Dewsbury Market to attending a concert at Dewsbury Town Hall. At Crow Nest Park you can play golf, take the kids to the playground, or visit Dewsbury Museum which is also within the grounds.

If you enjoy watching local sports teams, you can go and watch Dewsbury R.L.F.C. play at Crown Flatt, or cheer for Dewsbury Celtic or Dewsbury Rangers as they play their home football matches at Crow Nest Park.

Other places worth visiting in and around Dewsbury include Oakwell Hall Country Park, Bagshawe Museum and Wilton Park, along with the National Coal Mining Museum and the Yorkshire Sculpture Park in Wakefield, Kirklees Light Railway in Huddersfield, and the Royal Armouries Museum in Leeds.

Education

If you’re relocating to the town with school-age children, ‘outstanding’ schools in and around Dewsbury include Field Lane Junior Infant and Nursery School, Batley Parish Church of England Voluntary Aided Junior Infant and Nursery School, and Heckmondwike Grammar School. There are a number of independent schools in the town, including The Branch Christian School, Madni Muslim Girls’ High School, Zakaria Muslim Girls’ High School and Cambridge Street School.

For higher education there are plenty of choices within commuting distance of the town, including the University of Bradford, the University of Leeds, Leeds Beckett University, the University of Manchester and Manchester Metropolitan University.

Getting to Dewsbury

Dewsbury is close to both the M1 and the M62, and the town also has its own train station. The journey to Leeds takes around 25 minutes by car via the M1 or just 15 minutes on the Transpennine Express service, while Manchester is just over one hour away by car or 45 minutes away by train.

Travelling by car, Bradford can be reached in around 35 minutes, while Wakefield is just 20 minutes away and Huddersfield can be reached in 30 minutes.

For international travel, Leeds Bradford Airport is a 45-minute drive from Dewsbury. London is a three hour 45-minute drive from the town, but there are a number of rail routes with a journey time between two hours 30 minutes and three hours, changing at either York, Selby or Leeds. 

St Andrews View, Morley

St Andrews View, Morley

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

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  • £242,995 to £359,995
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Lock Keeper's Gate, Low Barugh

Lock Keeper's Gate, Low Barugh

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

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  • £189,995 to £299,995
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Notton Wood View, Royston

Notton Wood View, Royston

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

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  • £204,995 to £274,995
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Weavers Chase, Golcar

Weavers Chase, Golcar

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

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  • £219,995 to £289,995
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St Oswald's View, Methley

St Oswald's View, Methley

Station Road, Methley, LEEDS, WEST YORKSHIRE, LS26 9ET

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  • £229,995 to £414,995
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Spring Valley View
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Spring Valley View

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

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Helme Ridge, Meltham

Helme Ridge, Meltham

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

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  • £269,995 to £312,995
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Salter's Brook, Cudworth

Salter's Brook, Cudworth

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

  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £129,995 to £229,995
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Ashmeade Park, Pontefract

Ashmeade Park, Pontefract

Cobblers Lane, Pontefract, PONTEFRACT, WEST YORKSHIRE, WF8 2LL

  • 2 and 3 bedroom homes
  • £141,995 to £219,995
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Vision, Keighley

Vision, Keighley

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

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £149,995 to £224,995
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Saxon Dene, Silsden

Saxon Dene, Silsden

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

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  • £212,995 to £359,995
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Willow Gardens
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Willow Gardens

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

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Brindley Gardens

Brindley Gardens

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

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The Glassworks, Catcliffe
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The Glassworks, Catcliffe

Poplar Way, Catcliffe, ROTHERHAM, SOUTH YORKSHIRE, S60 5TR

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Weavers Place

Weavers Place

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

  • 3 bedroom homes
  • From £171,995
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Hillside Central

Hillside Central

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

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Evolution, Waverley

Evolution, Waverley

Highfield Lane, Waverley, ROTHERHAM, SOUTH YORKSHIRE, S60 8AL

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Elderwood, Bannerdale
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Elderwood, Bannerdale

Carter Knowle Road, Bannerdale, SHEFFIELD, SOUTH YORKSHIRE, S7 2EX

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