As much as we all enjoy radio breakfast shows and cheery bus drivers to welcome in the Monday morning, long commutes can be a thing of the past! With so many amazing apartments just a stone’s throw away from the city centre you no longer have to live in a studio flat above your office to beat the long commute. Areas bordering the city offer the perfect place for a little bit of city centre respite yet still have all the long amenities you could possibly need and even some greenery. We’ve taken a look at some of the most ideal apartments currently on the market all within 5 miles of the city centre making your commute almost non-existent.
Lake View Court, West Avenue, Roundhay, LS8 -£300,000
This 2 bedroom second-floor apartment in the sought after of Roundhay is both stylish and airy. Decorated with a modern finish, standing within attractive communal ground there is only 4.3 miles separating you and the City centre also known as a 14-minute drive, 25-minute cycle or 1hour 19minute walk if you fancy taking in the fresh air.
For full details visit https://www.manningstainton.co.uk/properties/12316759/sales/lake-view-court-west-avenue-roundhay-ls8/OAK170489 or contact our Oakwood branch
The Poplars, Leeds, LS6 -£204,995
Just 2.6 miles out of the city you’ll find this perfect 2 bedroom top floor apartment. The LS6 location is an ideal spot for amenities including shopping, bars and restaurants. This light and spacious apartment is ideal for those looking to be close to the city, university or the LGI. You’ll have a 13-minute cycle, 35-minute walk and just a 9-minute drive into the city!
For full details visit https://www.manningstainton.co.uk/properties/11378666/sales/the-poplars-leeds-west-yorkshire-ls6/HEA100512 or contact our Headingley branch.
Allerton Hall Courtyard, Wensley Avenue, Chapel Allerton, LS7-£295,000
You have most likely heard many positive things when referring to Chapel Allerton in recent years, it has topped many lists describing it as one of the most desirable places to live, especially with young professionals and families. This 2 bedroom apartment is in a prime location, just a few minutes’ walk from the buzz that is Chapel Allerton, the hub of amenities and relaxed vibe make it an ideal spot to relax outside of the city. This well decorated quirky property is positioned just 3.5 miles outside of the centre giving you a short 10 minutes’ drive or 20-minute cycle to your beloved workplace.
For full details visit https://www.manningstainton.co.uk/properties/12187369/sales/allerton-hall-courtyard-wensley-avenue-chapel-allerton-ls7/OAK170565 or contact our Oakwood Branch.
Horsforth Mill, Low Lane, Horsforth, Leeds, LS18 - £399,000
If you can stretch yourself to a 4.7-mile commute, we’re sure it will be more than worthwhile to come home to this penthouse apartment in Horsforth. This Luxury penthouse offers stylish living in what has been named as the top places to live in Leeds. The Apartment boasts duplex style accommodation within walking distance to all the amenities that make Horsforth the desirable location it is. Even better your journey to work should only take you 14 minutes!
For full details visit https://www.manningstainton.co.uk/properties/12248349/sales/low-lane-horsforth-leeds-ls18/NHO170110 or contact our New Homes department.
Sandmoor Court, Leeds, LS17- £295,000
If you are looking for something with space for family or friends, look no further than 5.6 miles out of the city, in this fantastic 3 bedroom apartment in Alwoodley. This well-presented apartment offers spacious living throughout, alongside communal gardens and two garages. You’ll benefit from all the picturesque qualities of Alwoodley whilst being only a short 14-minute drive into the busy city.
For full details visit https://www.manningstainton.co.uk/properties/12116452/sales/sandmoor-court-leeds-west-yorkshire-ls17/MOO180379 or contact our Moortown Branch.
If you would like any more information on any apartments or areas with the best commute for you, please contact your local Manning Stainton branch.