Bankside is ideally positioned for outdoor enthusiasts to access the Huddersfield Narrow Canal and the Pennine Bridleway. The development is a 4 minute walk from Greenfield Train Station, which services Huddersfield, Leeds and Manchester Piccadilly, and both the M60 and M62 motorway networks are within easy reach. Saddleworth is a collection of villages which are steeped in history, with each village holding its own charm and community spirit, together with annual customs and traditions.
Greenfield boasts a range of independent shops, cosy cafes, great pubs, sporting clubs and the Tesco Superstore, together with green open spaces, including the stunning tourist destination of Dove Stone Reservoir. There are three Primary schools within Greenfield, all of which have received Ofsted ‘good’ or ‘outstanding’ ratings, perfect for families with younger children.
The neighbouring village of Uppermill is well known for its attractive High Street and historical buildings. Overlooked by the Saddleworth Viaduct, Uppermill is home to a number of independent shops, cafes, wine bars and pubs.