Harrogate is a beautiful spa town in North Yorkshire with a reputation as a tourist destination. The famous Harrogate Spa attracts many thousands of visitors a year and is only ten miles from Leeds Bradford International airport.
Ideally situated for commuting into Leeds and Bradford, Harrogate has some of the highest property prices in the country with many houses valued in excess of £1M. Its location on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales makes it a very desirable place to live.
Transport links are extensive and the town is served by 4 railway stations, taking commuters to Leeds, Knaresborough and York. There is also a weekday service into London King's Cross once a day at 7:28am returning at 5:33pm. Aside from train transport Harrogate has a bus service covering an extensive local area.
There are a number of excellent local schools and the area is very family-friendly.
The nearby areas of Oatlands, Woodlands, Bilton, Jennyfields, Starbeck, Pannal, High Harrogate, Low Harrogate, Harlow Hill, New Park, Wheatlands and Knox offer a range of properties and The Duchy Estate, close to central Harrogate comprises many large detached houses and houses converted into flats. A number of the areas still have a village feel and properties are much sought after.