New Homes in Sandbach
New Homes in Sandbach
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Sandbach is a market town in Cheshire, found north east of Crewe and west of Congleton. The town features a traditional market square and many buildings of architectural significance, including listed public houses, such as Elm Tree House and the Crown Hotel.
The town’s market heritage is well preserved, with a weekly Thursday market on the Scotch Common. New homes in Sandbach benefit from a small town lifestyle, with easy transport links thanks to the town’s close proximity to the M6.
Places of interest
Sandbach RUFC is one of the biggest sports teams in the area, playing at Bradwall Road. There are regular events at Sandbach Town Hall, including craft fairs and dance classes.
Nearby in Congleton there are a number of attractions including Congleton Museum, Alcumlow Hall Farm and Congleton Paddling Pool.
Crewe Hall is a Jacobean Mansion offering luxury spa packages, and a short journey up the M6 will have you in Knutsford, which has a good range of boutique shops. Knutsford is also home to the National Trust property Tatton Park; which has lovely gardens and a lively events calendar, including the RHS Flower Show.
For families, Chester Zoo is just a 45 minute drive away. It’s home to 12,000 animals across 400 different enclosures. Closer to home, Wheelock Hall Farm in Sandbach is great for kids, with tractor rides, go-karting, assault courses, a farm shop and tea rooms.
Two of the town’s secondary schools, Holmes Chapel Comprehensive School and Sandbach High School and Sixth Form College, are rated as Outstanding by Ofsted.
Just off junction 17 of the M6, Sandbach has good transport links heading both north and south. Crewe is a 15 minute drive along the A534, where there’s a large railway station with good rail links across the country. Sandbach Railway Station is on the line linking Crewe to Manchester Piccadilly, with Northern Rail services travelling via either Manchester Airport or Stockport.
Travelling by car, Sandbach has good access to many of the UK’s major cities. Manchester is a 45 minute drive away, Stoke on Trent is 20 minutes, and Birmingham takes around an hour and 15 minutes along the M6. Travelling by car, London is 3 hours away.
The nearest international airport to Sandbach is Manchester Airport, which can be easily reached by public transport (56 minutes) or car (27 minutes).