Sorby Park is an exciting part of the new community being created at Waverley, which includes a family-friendly pub, supermarket, health centre, parks and schools.
The proximity to Sheffield means world-class retailers are on the doorstep in the city centre and at the Meadowhall shopping centre. Meadowhall also offers a range of entertainment venues, including a bowling alley and multiplex cinemas.
Plans have also been submitted for a £50m retail and leisure development near the site, which will include a hotel, shops, restaurants, a new transport hub, medical centre, gym, coffee shops and office spaces.
Waverley is home to an Advanced Manufacturing Park with world-leading employers such as Rolls-Royce and Boeing.
The M1 motorway is just two minutes’ drive from Sorby Park, putting Leeds, York and Nottingham all within easy reach. Further afield, Sheffield train station offers direct routes to Manchester and London, while Robin Hood International Airport, just 20 minutes away, opening up international travel.
Sorby Park also boasts green spaces nearby, with woodland, meadows, wetlands, lakes and rivers all close by for outdoor types. The Peak District National Park offers breath-taking views and fantastic opportunities for families to take part in outdoor activities and pastimes such as cycling, walking and wildlife watching in the UK’s first dedicated national park.
The nearby village of Handsworth provides further amenities and the area also boasts excellent public transport links to both Sheffield and Rotherham.