Yorkshire England

United Kingdom - West Yorkshire - Horbury , Wakefield

Home exchange in,United Kingdom,Horbury , Wakefield,Front of house
Front of house
Home exchange in,United Kingdom,Horbury , Wakefield,Rear garden
Rear garden
Home exchange in,United Kingdom,Horbury , Wakefield,Lounge
Lounge
Home exchange in,United Kingdom,Horbury , Wakefield,Kitchen / diner
Kitchen / diner
Home exchange in,United Kingdom,Horbury , Wakefield,House photos, home images
Home exchange in,United Kingdom,Horbury , Wakefield,Bedroom 1
Bedroom 1
Home exchange in,United Kingdom,Horbury , Wakefield,Bedroom 2
Bedroom 2
  • Sleeping capacity5
  • Bedrooms3
  • Bathrooms1

Non-simultaneous Home Exchange

Simultaneous Home Exchange

Smoking Not Allowed

Children Welcome

Car Exchange is offered/negotiable

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Open to all dates Sydney NSW, Australia
Open to all dates Australia

Our Home For Exchange

Description of the home we are offering for exchange

Small semi detached house built at the beginning of the last century, approximately 1910. It has character features & high ceilings.
We also have a second home in Brittany France. This is a stone farmhouse in a rural location near to Josselin. It could be possible to swap both houses for a two centre holiday.
The house in Yorkshire comprises of lounge, dining kitchen, small conservatory, downstairs cloakroom / utility, cellar, stairs to two double bedrooms & shower room, further stairs to a loft room which is used as a hobby / tv room that has a single bed in it. There is a small front & back garden. The rear garden has a small patio with garden furniture & bbq & a small pond. Our car is not always available to use during an exchange.

Type

House - 2 or more floors/ Main Residence


Amenities

  • Dishwasher
  • Clothes Washer
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garden
  • Heating
  • Terrace / Patio

Entertainment

  • DVD
  • Internet access
  • TV
  • Wireless Internet (WiFi)

Extras

  • Use of second home

Setting

  • Small Town or Village

Neighbourhood

Description of our neighbourhood and surrounding area

Horbury is a small pleasant town with a village feel and is a safe & pleasant place to live. We have lots of amenities including shops, restaurants, cafes, pubs and a small park all only a minutes walk from the house. The nearby river & canal are great places for a stroll.

There is easy access to the major motorways that run north, south, east and west as well as access to public transport with a mainline railway station in Wakefield only 3 miles away. Here there are trains and buses to all the major cities.

Wakefield itself is a small city with a theatre, cinema, sporting facilities & the Barbara Hepworth Museum. Three miles away we have The Yorkshire Sculpture Park which is set in beautiful parkland and is a lovely day out.

By car it is only 20 minutes to the city of Leeds, the historic city of York is 40 minutes whilst London & Edinburgh can be reached in under 3 hours by rail. The National Parks of the Yorkshire Dales,Lake District & Peak District, the north -east & west coasts are within easy travelling distance for days out.

Outdoor Activities

  • Biking
  • Cultural Events
  • Golfing
  • Tennis
  • Hiking
  • Public Swimming Pool
  • Windsurfing

Leisure

  • Park / Playground
  • Cafés
  • Restaurants
  • Shopping

Cultural Activities

  • Concerts
  • Galleries
  • Museums
  • Opera
  • Theatre

Transport Nearby

  • Bus
  • Train Station

Neighbourhood Services

  • Bakery
  • Corner Shop
  • Pharmacy
  • Supermarket

Attractions

Our Preferences

Our home exchange - here are our Preferences and House Rules

We would like the house left as it was found and we would do the same

Conditions

  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Smoking Not Allowed
  • Plant Care Not Needed

Car Exchange

  • Car Exchange is offered/negotiable

Home Exchange Type

  • Non-simultaneous Home Exchange
  • Simultaneous Home Exchange
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