New Homes in Yarm
Located in just eight miles from , Yarm is an attractive town within in . With a lovely setting on the southern bank of the River Tees, you can get to in around an hour by car or train, while is even closer to new homes in Yarm.
Whether you’re picking out a local school for the kids or taking them to Fairy Dell Park, you’ve also got a castle in town and a relatively short trip to the North Sea coast, as well as the North York Moors. Start your search below with our developments closest to Yarm.
A small but characterful town with a great location in North Yorkshire, you can look forward to a pleasant way of life when you buy a new home in Yarm especially with our Deposit Boost or Deposit Unlock schemes could be ideal for you. Things to see and do in Yarm
The centre of Yarm is an attractive place to spend your time, thanks to its setting in a bend of the River Tees and features like the local castle opposite the St Mary Magdalene church. Central green spaces like Leven Park are ideal for a gentle stroll, while the town also features an array of local shops, cafes and restaurants, as well as attractions like the Cluedini Live Escape Rooms.
Venturing away from the town centre reveals a collection of stunning natural spots, not least the North York Moors which are only a short drive away. Romano Park is great for the kids with its play areas, while Maelor’s Wood to the east of town is perfect for quiet dog walks. And when you’re after a little more action, the bright lights of Middlesbrough are only a brief train ride away.
Yarm Primary School is just off Thirsk Road close to the heart of town and rated as good by Ofsted. The same goes for the nearby Layfield Primary, as well as the mixed secondary Conyers School. There are also a couple of independent schools in town - Yarm Preparatory School for younger children and Yarm School, which is a mixed all-through catering for children aged between two and 18.
Transport links in Yarm
Yarm’s train station is in the south of town along Green Lane, and offers services to Middlesbrough which take just 15 minutes. There are plenty of local bus routes, while Teeside International Airport is less than five miles away, or 10 minutes in the car. Darlington is only another 10 minutes on from the airport, with the A1(M) motorway passing just to the west of there.
The Yarm property market
Yarm is a very desirable place to live, with house prices higher than the national average. This is on account of its pleasant atmosphere, great location and some fantastic properties in the local area. This includes everything from large detached homes next to the river to affordable terraces and beautiful bungalows a short stroll from the town centre.
You’ll also find stunning 4 and 5 bedroom family homes in nearby Nunthorpe, surrounded by lovey greenery and rolling countryside.