Just 3.5 miles from the centre of Bradford, on the edge of the established village of Allerton, you’ll find our Heron’s Reach development. Today it offers everything you could ever need for modern life. Nearby Allerton Shopping Centre has a great range of shops, including a Co-op supermarket and pharmacy. Plus, there are many pubs, restaurants with cuisines from all around the world, cafes and fast food outlets for those nights where you just don’t fancy cooking.
In minutes you can be in Bradford’s bustling city centre. With everything you’d expect from a modern city, whether it’s a little retail therapy or catching a show, there’s always plenty to do - day or night. The small, friendly village of Allerton is a great location for families. And there’s a great choice of schools on the doorstep too. St. James Church Primary, St. Matthew’s Catholic Primary, Leg Top Primary & Nursery and Allerton Primary & Nursery are all within a few minutes’ walk of Heron’s Reach. Older children don’t have to go much further. Dixon Allerton Academy is only 1.5 miles away.
If you love getting out and about, Heron’s Reach is for you. When it comes to natural beauty, invigorating cities, rich cultural history, plus not one, but two UNESCO world heritage sites, the Bradford District is a place you’ll never get bored of. Just half a mile away from the development is the local beauty spot, Chellow Dene. Here in this scenic wooded valley two large reservoirs were created in 1844 and 1853 to supply the the city of Bradford with fresh water. Today the area is a haven for wildlife, including the majestic heron. This area provides the perfect place to escape the hustle and bustle and it provided the ideal inspiration behind the name of the development.
Escape out into Haworth and Bronte Country and discover picturesque villages that are frozen in time. Or enjoy the fresh air and inspiring landscapes of Ilkley. At the southern end of the Yorkshire Dales it’s famous for its stunning countryside and dramatic moorland. Plus, the UNESCO World Heritage site of Saltaire is nearby too. There’s lots to enjoy here, from the spectacular architecture of the village, independent shops, amazing restaurants, world class art, all surrounded by Yorkshire’s famous countryside.