Just 2 miles from the heart of Sheffield and with green open spaces right on your doorstep, Birchlands is great for those looking to balance modern city life with quiet suburban living.
The latest addition to the hugely successful Sheffield Housing Company, which aims to make Sheffield one of the best places to live in the UK, this exciting new development of homes offers something for everyone. From ideal first homes to spacious six bedroom, three storey family homes, you'll find a home that ticks all the right boxes!
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- Great choice of homes from first homes to spacious six bedroom homes
- Range of quality schools & amenities nearby
- Just over 2 miles from Meadowhall Shopping Centre & 1 mile from Sheffield city centre
- Great public transport links
- Easy access to motorway network
- Half a mile from Northern General Hospital
The Birchlands is set in a modern city suburb with all the amenities essential for everyday life close to home. There’s a great choice of independent stores, a Tesco Express, food outlets and more on the doorstep. A number of large supermarkets are also a short distance away.
Meadowhall Shopping Centre is just over 2 miles from Birchlands and easy to get to by car or public transport. Here you’ll find all your favourite stores, restaurants, bars, cinemas and more. And of course, with Sheffield city centre so close to home, you’ll never run out of things to do.
If you’re feeling sporty, Concord Sports Centre is just a few miles away. Or if you fancy enjoying a bit of fresh air, the development overlooks Earl Marshal Recreation Ground. So there are no excuses for not getting out the house and stretching your legs.
A great location for growing families, there’s a good choice of schools close to home. Whiteways Primary School, Oasis Academy and for the older ones, Fir Vale School are all are just a few minutes’ walk from your door.
Out and About
No matter what your hobbies or interests are, there is bound to be something to cater for your tastes in the lively and vibrant city of Sheffield. Attractions include the Peace Gardens, The Millennium Gallery, the Concorde Sports Centre, the Fire and Police Museum and the Vue and Cineworld cinema complexes. A wide range of sports and entertainment activities can be enjoyed at The Sheffield Arena which regularly plays host to world famous musicians and bands.
For those who enjoy the great outdoors, the Derbyshire Peak District is just a short distance away, with picturesque towns such as Bakewell and Matlock perfect for family day trips.And Norfolk Heritage Park, situated next to the development, is perfect for active individuals of all ages, with a wide range of facilities and activities available all year round on the 28 hectare site.
Both the M1 and the M18 motorways are within easy reach of Birchlands, providing easy links with Leeds to the North, Nottingham and London to the South and Doncaster and Hull to the East. Sheffield also has excellent rail links with many major routes passing through the city, including the Midland Mainline and Cross Country services, providing access to Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds, Scotland, the North East, West Midlands, South West and East Anglia. A direct service also runs to London’s St Pancras International, giving direct access to continental Europe via the Eurostar service.
The nearest airport to the city is Robin Hood Airport Doncaster Sheffield (28 miles), with Leeds Bradford International Airport and East Midlands Airport both within one hour's drive. Manchester Airport is also easily accessible with a direct train running from Sheffield every hour. The Stagecoach Supertram operates three lines across the city, with tickets for this service also valid on Stagecoach buses throughout Sheffield.
Schools & Education
The development is near local schools including Whiteways Primary School, Oasis Academy and for the older ones, Fir Vale School.
Sheffield has two universities, the University of Sheffield and Sheffield Hallam University, which bring about 54,000 students to the city every year between them.
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