Persimmon Homes - Oakland Gardens, S75
Oakland Gardens is our new collection of homes in Wilthorpe, a popular residential area in Barnsley, South Yorkshire. The mix of two, three and four-bedroom homes will be perfect, whether you're looking for your first home or need more space for a growing family. With our selection of superb homes in this central location, Oakland Gardens could be the perfect place for you to call home.
Barnsley is renowned for its rich history and warm welcoming community. With the Peak District National Park an easy drive away, living here means you'll always find plenty of reasons to get out and about. The town has a selection of cultural attractions, including stately homes, museums, theatres, ruins and art galleries. There are some great attractions to explore locally, such as the peaceful Monk Bretton Priory, the fascinating Yorkshire Sculpture Park and the beautiful gardens at Wentworth Castle. One of the main attractions in Wilthorpe is the park, with stunning rose gardens, a reclaimed wildlife area and a playground. Perfect for a summer picnic or for the kids to let off some steam. It also has a village hall with several events and clubs taking place every week. You'll be close to the Metrodome Leisure Complex with its waterpark, bowling and fitness suites. The Shaw Lane sports ground nearby is home to Barnsley rugby and cricket clubs and also has a great range of facilities for all to enjoy, from football pitches to a bowling green and squash courts.
Situated in the heart of Yorkshire, Wilthorpe is a popular location, offering plenty of amenities, just north of Barnsley town centre. The location is ideal for young professionals who need to commute to the larger cities, as it's close to the M1 for easy routes to Leeds and Sheffield and for a link with the M62. The A1(M) to the east is another important route. For national rail services, Barnsley Interchange is a combined rail and bus station in the centre of Barnsley.