The Chocolate Works,York

Campleshon Road, South Bank, YORK, YO23 1EY
  • 3 & 4 bedroom homes
  • £469,995 To £695,000

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Introducing The Chocolate Works,York

Discover a taste of luxury living at The Chocolate Works, a contemporary collection of new homes and apartments in York's finest location next to York Racecourse.

Just a 10 minute walk to trendy Bishopthorpe Road and within a short distance to York City Centre. The Chocolate Works enjoys an unrivalled location from which to appreciate this spectacular city.

Visit our Show Homes and see the high specification features we include in our new homes as standard.

Don't miss the investment opportunity to buy our Clementhorpe show home now available on a Sale and Leaseback scheme.

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Sales Office Opening Times

Opening Hours: Monday 12.30-5.30pm, Tuesday to Sunday 10am-5.30pm

More convenient living
  • Views of the Racecourse with selected plots
  • The highest David Wilson specification as standard
  • A unique living experience like no other
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A fantastic location
  • World renowned York Racecourse
  • Close to Britian's best High Street
  • Direct commuter links to London, Leeds, Manchester
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Get a taste of living at The Chocolate Works

The Chocolate Works is an iconic development on the site of the old Terry's Chocolate Factory in York's finest location. Take a tour of this exciting new development through past and present.

The Clementhorpe

FEATURED HOME

Plot 164 - The Empress
Savings up to £56,000

A stunning three bedroom, three storey desirable family home, with a first floor roof terrace. 

  • WAS £559,995
  • NOW £519,995
  • SAVE £40,000
  • PLUS £16,000 Stamp Duty Paid

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Superior design

In a beautiful setting on the site of the magnificent Terry’s Chocolate Factory, The Chocolate Works is a passionate redevelopment of an iconic historical landmark that blends consideration with the very best modern design and architecture.

An exciting development conceived by award-winning architects Richards Partington, The Chocolate Works features a mix of high-specification 1 and 2 bedroom apartments, and 2, 3 and 4 bedroom townhouses and detached family homes.

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Show homes

Why not come and visit us at The Chocolate Works,York to see the high quality finish of a David Wilson home for yourself? Below are the show homes we have open for viewings.

If you really like what you see, our show homes are often available to buy. Call our friendly Sales Advisers on 08448 115 515 to find out more.

The+Leatham

LEETHAM

  • 4 bed
Available to view

This home is available for visits, but is not currently for sale. Book your viewing today

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The+Clementhorpe

CLEMENTHORPE V1

  • 3 bed
Available to buy

This show home is available to buy. Give us a call or arrange a visit to find out more.

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Essentials on your doorstep

The Chocolate Works is a truly unique development, that offers you the opportunity to live in a luxurious new home, in an iconic location, with stunning views. Close to leisure facilities, cafés and Britain's best High Street on Bishopthorpe Road, The Chocolate Works is the perfect base for you to enjoy the fabulous city of York and the beautiful countryside that surrounds it. What's more with York Railway station close by, you're only two hours from London.

The build so far

Our two beautiful Show Homes are open to view at The Chocolate Works, along with our iconic Chocolate Orange water feature.

With all first phase luxury apartments now sold and a large number of three and four bedroom townhouses and detached properties sold and occupied, The Chocolate Works is rapidly becoming a truly iconic community.

To keep up to date with news on this exciting development please register your details online.

Meet the team

Debra Calvert

At David Wilson we are committed to delivering the highest standards of  customer service. These same exacting standards have helped us win many quality awards and ensure we look after our customers with care and attention.

Sales Advisers

Sara Costello: Sara's excellent customer service and industry experience will make the process of buying your new home at The Chocolate Works simple and stress free.

Debra Calvert: Debra is local to the area and has worked on a number of flagship developments gaining her much recognition for her excellent customer care.

A fantastic location

Renowned for its architecture, rich in ancient history and its tangle of quaint cobbled streets, York is a stunning city, just two hours by train from London. Delve into the city's vibrant café culture, take time out to enjoy some of the country's most talented street entertainers or simply watch the world go by while sipping a drink by the river. The Chocolate Works sits right next door to the world renowned York Racecourse and is just a short distance from York City Centre. Britain's best High Street, Bishopthorpe Road, with it's lovely selection of independent shops and cafés is also just a short walk away.

York benefits from excellent public transport links with regular buses and trains running daily connecting you to surrounding areas and major citites including London, Leeds, Sheffield and Manchester. Residents will also benefit from excellent road links with the nearby A64 and plenty of cycle friendly routes across the city.

Transport
Location
Distance
Train

York station

- York to Leeds 

- York to London Kings Cross

- York to Edinburgh Waverley

1.3 miles

25 mins

2 hours

2 hours 30 mins

Airport

Leeds Bradford International Airport

Manchester Airport

30.4 miles

81 miles

Road

A64

A59

A1(M)

M62

3.8 miles

3.3 miles

21 miles

30 miles

Bus

Frequent services to York and surrounding areas, Leeds and the Yorkshire coast

 
Cycle

Off road cycle paths to York City Centre and across The Knavesmire

 
School Name Information

No. of pupils

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English

Percentage achieving English Level 4 at Key Stage 2.

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Maths

Percentage achieving Maths Level 4 at Key Stage 2.

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Science

Percentage achieving Science Level 4 at Key Stage 2.

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Agg

Aggregate score of English, Maths & Science results.

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KS2VA

Pupil progress against national average (100). 100+ is above national average; under 100 is below national average.

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Local Average N/A 85.8% 86.3% 94.0% 272.0 100.8
Knavesmire Primary School

Pupils: 275

87.00% 100.00% 100.00% 287 101
Millthorpe School

Pupils: 1022

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
All Saints RC School

Pupils: 1227

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
York Steiner School

Pupils:

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
The Bridge Centre

Pupils:

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Scarcroft Primary School

Pupils: 320

83.00% 85.00% 96.00% 264 N/A
Tregelles

Pupils: 132

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
The Mount School

Pupils: 235

N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Dringhouses Primary School

Pupils: 301

87.00% 78.00% 91.00% 256 N/A
St George's Roman Catholic Primary School, York

Pupils: 173

86.00% 82.00% 89.00% 257 100.6

Evenings and weekends

On the corner of Bishopthorpe Road and Campleshon Road and within walking distance of York’s historic city centre, living at The Chocolate Works means there is history, art and culture literally on your doorstep.

  • Bishopthorpe Road is considered one of the most vibrant and fashionable places to live in the UK, thanks to a great range of independent retailers, boutiques and excellent eateries.
  • Just a few moments walk is the world-famous York Racecourse, one of the most popular horse racing venues in Britain and a great place for a day out.
  • Stroll just a mile down the river to the globally renowned ancient City Walls and enjoy the famous walk, or take a short wonder through lush green spaces and over the impressive stainless steel Millenium Bridge into town.

Live the life

The new homes at The Chocolate Works development are ideally located for many local amenities and attractions including:

  • Local festivals throughout the year
  • York Races
  • Years of history at the many museums throughout the city
  • World class local attractions, galleries and museums including the National Railway Museum and the York Dungeons

Make it your home

A superb investment

Financial Advice

Our team can introduce you to new build mortgage advisers who will offer expert advice specific to your needs. They’ll help find the best buy-to-let investment mortgages, as well as offering guidance on tax and portfolio planning. Most can also meet you at a time and place that’s convenient for you.

Letting Agents

The right agent can make investing much easier. We have strong relationships with reliable local letting agents who will help you achieve the best rental rates for your property. We can also help negotiate management fees and commission rates so you get the best deal.

Legal Advice

If you need it, we can provide you with a list of fully independent solicitors. Offering fast, effective service at competitive rates, the firms we recommend have handled thousands of transactions for DWH and are familiar with the entire process – meaning less hassle for you.

Quality

Our homes appeal to potential tenants, not just because they look great, but also because we design them to be energy efficient and low maintenance to live in. Our homes have won some of the industry’s most coveted awards for design and quality, and we’re the only major national housebuilder to be awarded the 5 Star Housebuilder Award by the Homebuilders Federation every year since 2009. 

Great locations

Decades of UK building experience means we really understand the market – creating homes people desire, in places they want to live. Our properties offer great local amenities and facilities, and are close to major transport links. People like living in David Wilson homes – which makes them great investments.

We could help you buy

The following offers could help. Please contact a sales adviser for full details on what offers are available on this development.

Stress-free moving

Reserving your home

  1. Like this development? Browse the different homes we have, find the one you're interested in and register your interest.
  2. Once you get in touch our helpful team will be happy to answer your questions and show you round.
  3. When you visit the development, we'll meet you in our show home before guiding you around the home you're interested in.
  4. If you're keen, you'll be able to reserve your home there and then - and we'll take it straight off the market.

To find out more or visit the development, just give us a call.

0844 225 3944

The buying process

Buying a home follows a set process. Here’s a quick overview, but don’t worry if it seems complicated – our team will be happy to answer any questions you have.

View our detailed guide for more information on the process

Find a solicitor

You’ll need a solicitor that specialises in conveyance to look after all the paperwork. We can put you in touch with one if needs be.

Arrange your mortgage

There are plenty of options to consider when it comes to a mortgage. Once you’ve done your research (or spoken to a mortgage adviser – again, we can put you in touch if you like), you should seek an agreement in principle.

Get a valuation and survey

Your mortgage lender will want confirmation the home is worth what you’re paying for it. They’ll organise the valuation for you – this will involve a fee.

Complete legal work

Your solicitor will look after this for you. It’s all about formally transferring ownership from us to you, and checking there are no legal obstacles in the way.

Exchange contracts

Once the legal work is complete, your solicitor will exchange contracts with us. This is when you pay your deposit and commit to the deal taking place.

Complete and move in

On the date of completion, you become the legal owner of your new home. Collect the keys and make yourself comfy!

The buying process in Scotland

Buying a home follows a set process. Here’s a quick overview, but don’t worry if it seems complicated – our team will be happy to answer any questions you have.

View our detailed guide for more information on the process

Find a solicitor

You’ll need a solicitor that specialises in conveyance to look after all the paperwork. We can put you in touch with one if needs be.

Arrange your mortgage

There are plenty of options to consider when it comes to a mortgage. Once you’ve done your research (or spoken to a mortgage adviser – again, we can put you in touch if you like), you should seek an agreement in principle.

Get a valuation and survey

Your mortgage lender will want confirmation the home is worth what you’re paying for it. They’ll organise the valuation for you – this will involve a fee.

Complete legal work

Your solicitor will look after this for you. It’s all about formally transferring ownership from us to you, and checking there are no legal obstacles in the way.

Exchange contracts

Once the legal work is complete, your solicitor will exchange contracts with us. This is when you pay your deposit and commit to the deal taking place.

Complete and move in

On the date of completion, you become the legal owner of your new home. Collect the keys and make yourself comfy!

Impeccable quality

When you buy a David Wilson home you can be confident you’re dealing with one of the nation’s most trusted home builders.

5 Star Housebuilder

We’re the only major national home builder to win this prestigious award every year since 2009. 

10 Year NHBC Buildmark Warranty

Our homes are covered by the 10 year structural warranty, plus a 2 year fixtures and fittings warranty on virtually all our homes.

First 2 years covered by Builder Warranty & NHBC Guarantee or similar. Years 3-10 covered by NHBC insurance or similar.  Full exclusions and limitations can be found on the NHBC website.  Available on virtually all of our developments.

Mortgage sorted? Don't delay

Need help finding a mortgage adviser? Just let us know.

08448115515

Opening Hours: Monday 12.30-5.30pm, Tuesday to Sunday 10am-5.30pm

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