Choose a new home close to one of Sheffield's green parks
Sheffield is very much a green city, with numerous parks for people to enjoy.A property’s proximity to green spaces, leisure facilities and woodland can increase its popularity and boost the price tag.Here is a variety of homes that are currently for sale around the city, in some enviable locations;In a residential area close to Hillsborough Park with its expansive grassland, duckpond and sports and leisure amenities, is a stone built and generous, three double-bedroomed end of terrace house.On Dykes Hall Road, the property boasts a good-sized breakfasting kitchen, a ground floor cloakroom and WC, a well-appointed lounge and a cellar.Upstairs over two floors are three spacious bedrooms, a dressing room and a Victorian style family bathroom with full suite.Outside there is a decked area for enjoying the summer sun, and a low maintenance garden.Along with the park’s proximity, facilities that are conveniently close by include a leisure centre, shops, bars and restaurants, and public transport links including the Supertram in to the heart of Sheffield.This house is for sale with Haybrook with a price tag of £190,000.An exceptional apartment within a large and impressive Victorian house conversion in the heart of Ranmoor is another option for those who love to be near parkland.Ranmoor is a highly sought after location conveniently close to the main hospitals and universities. Away from the city centre, it is very near attractive Endcliffe Park with its colourful gardens and playground facilities for children.Apartment One, Welburn, on Graham Road, has an unusual amount of space and includes a converted basement with cinema room, a spa bathroom with sauna, shower wet room and double jacuzzi bath, a snooker room with full sized table, storage rooms, and a gym hall.All rooms could, however, adapt to other purposes.Three bedrooms on the ground floor include two large doubles, with two bathrooms and an en suite to the master bedroom.This home offers plenty of parking space and a south facing terrace and garden.It’s for sale at £599,950 with Eadon, Lockwood and Riddle’s Ecclesall Road office, as is 17, Sterndale Road, Millhouses. Offers between £425-435,000 are invited for this four-bedroomed semi-detached home.A moment away from Millhouses Park, there is an additional two-storey coach house and garage with this Victorian villa.Millhouses has always been a popular family choice due to its exceptional schools, and the many opportunities that the park presents.Along with its greenery and sports facilities it boasts a café and a boating lake.Sports wise it has a cricket pitch, bowling green and both tennis and basketball courts. A short walk through Ecclesall Woods takes you out to the stunning countryside proper of the Peaks.