Most desirable places to live in Yorkshire revealed

Yorkshire is a county blessed with breathtaking beauty which includes an abundance of gorgeous countryside and intriguing history.

Friday, 4th September 2020, 4:59 pm

Below is a list of some of the most sought after places to live around Yorkshire.

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York is one of the most desirable places to live in the country, not just Yorkshire. The city is rich with incredible history that dates back to the Roman period, it is also very popular among students as the city has two universities, and York has fantastic rail connections making the city accessible to much of the UK.
Harrogate is a very popular spa town and tourist destination. The popular town also plays host to two Royal Horticultural Society flower shows each year. The picturesque town also has many attractions nearby making it the ideal location for families.
Richmond is a dynamic market town beautifully set on the banks of the River Swale. The town enjoyed a prosperous period through the Georgian era and is still well populated with architecture from it's vibrant past.
One of the finest coastal locations in Yorkshire, which is home to the seventh century gothic Whitby Abbey. Its charming cobbled streets and heritage coastline make Whitby a great location to live.
Yorkshire’s main city, Leeds offers great appeal to business professionals, families and students alike. The delightful city has a wide range of shopping malls and plays host to some incredible music festivals making it one of the most popular regions to live in Yorkshire.
The historic town of Selby is nestled in the pretty Vale of York, and although it may be small, it has an array of advantages. It is well connected with transport links, and only within a few miles of the M62 and A1. It is also in a great location - perfect for exploring the nearby countryside of the North York Moors and Yorkshire Dales.
Beverly is based on the  edge of the Yorkshire Wolds, it is commonly described as an area full of delights to be discovered. The town is full of history and packed with some of the finest Gothic architecture around.
Wetherby is a great location for those commuting to a nearby city for work, alongside being full of character and history. The market town offers an array of cosy houses suitable for growing families, first-time buyers, and those looking to escape city life.