Evenings and weekends
The Paddocks is ideally located for fun filled weekends for the whole family. The village of Skelmanthorpe is surrounded by beautiful countryside.
If you are looking for a relaxing weekend, there is an abundance of walking routes on your doorstep with plenty of local pubs to help you refuel. There’s the Yorkshire Sculpture Park is only 6 miles down the road and will provide hours of interest looking at the variety of exhibitions and works of art that are on offer.
For shopping, why not visit one of Yorkshire’s favourite shopping destinations. Close by you’ll find Meadowhall in Sheffield, Trinity Walk in Wakefield city centre, Trinity Leeds in Leeds city centre and The White Rose Shopping Centre in Leeds.
Bars & restaurants
You’ll find many bars and restaurants within walking distance of your new home including Volare Mediterranean restaurant and Henry’s Bar. Drive a little further and you’ll find a range of cosmopolitan eating venues nearby in Wakefield, Leeds and also at Meadowhall, Fox Valley and The White Rose Shopping Centres.
For the children
Leapfrogs play gym, Kirklees light railway and the National coal-mining museum are just a few of the local activities to keep the children entertained. If you travel the short distance into Wakefield then you will find a variety of cinemas, museums and play centres to enjoy.
Scissett Swimming Baths and Gym is just a 5-minute drive from The Paddocks to help you keep fit and stay active.