New homes in Stamford Bridge

Whether you’re walking along the River Derwent, discovering local history or taking a day trip to York, your new home in Stamford Bridge is close to a huge range of attractions for the whole family to enjoy.  Located in the East Riding of Yorkshire, the village is just a short drive away from York, and within commuting distance of Leeds, Scarborough and Hull.

A quick history

Stamford Bridge was the site of a Roman fort, which eventually became a larger town along the River Derwent. The Battle of Stamford Bridge took place in 1066 and marked the end of Viking rule. The Normans eventually took over the village, and by the late 20th and early 21st century, the population had grown to more than 3,000 residents.

Business and industry

Stamford Bridge is just a short commute away from York, where employers include Nestle UK, the City of York Council and the York Health Services Trust. If you’re travelling slightly further afield for work, Plaxton and McCain are located in Scarborough, while Leeds is home to Jet2.com, Yorkshire Bank and Marks and Spencer.

Things to do in the area

Places of interest nearby include the Stamford Bridge Viaduct, the Corn Mill and the Battle of Stamford Bridge Memorial. If you enjoy exploring the great outdoors, there are walking routes along the River Derwent, while the White Rose Way, which stretches all the way from Leeds to Scarborough, passes through Stamford Bridge.

If you’re moving to the local area with young children, they’ll love days out at Piglets Adventure Farm Park and York Maze, while older kids and adults will enjoy seeing the exhibits at Yorkshire Air Museum and the Yorkshire Museum of Farming.

Golfers can practice their swing at Forest Park Golf Club or York Golf Range, while other attractions within driving distance of Stamford Bridge include; Derwent Valley Light Railway, York’s Chocolate Story, Castle Howard and The Yorkshire Arboretum.

Travel and commuting

Stamford Bridge is located on the A166 which leads to York. York city centre is a 30-minute drive away depending on traffic, while the journey to Leeds takes around 50-minutes by car, and Scarborough and Hull can both be reached in under one hour.

Travelling further afield, the quickest way to get to London is by train from York Station, with a journey time of just two hours. When you’re going on holiday, Leeds Bradford Airport is just over an hour away from Stamford Bridge. 

Showing the closest developments to Stamford Bridge, East Riding of Yorkshire

Saxon Gate, Stamford Bridge

Saxon Gate, Stamford Bridge

Roman Road, Stamford Bridge, YORK, EAST RIDING OF YORKSHIRE, YO41 1SA

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £254,995 to £479,995
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Rowntree, Derwenthorpe, York

Rowntree, Derwenthorpe, York

Fifth Avenue, York, YORK, YO31 0RQ

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £299,995 to £364,995
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Pavilion Square, Pocklington

Pavilion Square, Pocklington

Burnby Lane, Pocklington, YORK, EAST RIDING OF YORKSHIRE, YO42 1UJ

  • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • £235,995 to £409,995
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The Chocolate Works, York

The Chocolate Works, York

Campleshon Road, York, YORK, YO23 1EY

  • 1 and 2 bedroom homes
  • £239,995 to £399,995
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Fairfield Croft
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Fairfield Croft

Shipton Road, Skelton, YORK, YO30 1XW

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Templars Chase, Wetherby

Templars Chase, Wetherby

Hudson Way, Wetherby, WETHERBY, WEST YORKSHIRE, LS22 7TW

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £319,995 to £454,995
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The Pastures, Knaresborough

The Pastures, Knaresborough

Boroughbridge Road, Knaresborough, KNARESBOROUGH, NORTH YORKSHIRE, HG5 0LZ

  • 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • £474,995 to £654,995
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Harland Park, Cottingham
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Harland Park, Cottingham

Harland Way, Cottingham, COTTINGHAM, EAST RIDING OF YORKSHIRE, HU16 5TB

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Tranby Fields, Hessle

Tranby Fields, Hessle

Jenny Brough Lane, Hessle, HESSLE, EAST RIDING OF YORKSHIRE, HU13 0JU

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £199,995 to £388,995
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Aspect, Anlaby

Aspect, Anlaby

Lowfield Road, Anlaby, HULL, EAST RIDING OF YORKSHIRE, HU10 7BS

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £214,995 to £382,995
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Grange Park, Hampsthwaite

Grange Park, Hampsthwaite

Brookfield, Hampsthwaite, HARROGATE, NORTH YORKSHIRE, HG3 2EF

  • 4 bedroom homes
  • £516,995 to £599,995
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Bodington Manor, Adel

Bodington Manor, Adel

Adel Lane, Adel, LEEDS, WEST YORKSHIRE, LS16 8FY

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