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Estate Agents Cookridge - Local Area Guide

About Cookridge & it’s history

Cookridge is a suburb of Leeds and in the Adel & Wharfedale ward. It makes a good impression with its tranquil and picturesque views. Cookridge is situated 5 miles out of Leeds city centre and has good commuting access to Leeds, and to towns slightly further away such as Bradford and Harrogate.

In 1715 Ralph Thoresby described Cookridge as a village 4 miles from Leeds and 3 miles from Cookridge.

There is also a 17th Century Grade 2 listed house, which is known as the jewel of Cookridge.  Cookridge Hall has been owned by a cast of powerful families since it was built in 1538. It is now a golf club, health and leisure centre.

 

Cookridge Amenities

Cookridge boasts a wide range of amenities including The Fox and Hounds. It is a cosy pub, with roaring fires in winter and a large sunny patio to enjoy a beer on during the summer.

Golden Acre Park provides great opportunity to enjoy the outdoors with the children. It has 55 hectares of wonderful gardens, a lake and an abundance of nature!

In regard to shopping amenities, there is a Tesco Express and Asda supermarket. In the nearby suburb of Adel, there is a market with products and services. Cookridge has easy access to many shops, pubs and restaurants in Horsforth and Headingley. Horsforth also has its own train station with links to Leeds, Harrogate and York.

There are excellent schools in the area including :-

Local Amenities
Schools
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Website
Cookridge Holy Trinity Church of England Primary School
Green Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS16 7EZ
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Cookridge Holy Trinity Church of England Primary School
Green Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS16 7EZ
Cookridge Primary School
Tinshill Drive, Cookridge, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS16 7DH
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Cookridge Primary School
Tinshill Drive, Cookridge, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS16 7DH
Ralph Thoresby School
Holtdale Approach, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS16 7RX
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Ralph Thoresby School
Holtdale Approach, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS16 7RX
Ireland Wood Primary School
Raynel Gardens, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS16 6BW
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Ireland Wood Primary School
Raynel Gardens, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS16 6BW
Lighthouse School Leeds
Arthington House, Hospital Lane, Cookridge, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS16 6QB
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Lighthouse School Leeds
Arthington House, Hospital Lane, Cookridge, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS16 6QB
Iveson Primary School
Iveson Rise, Tinshill, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS16 6LW
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Iveson Primary School
Iveson Rise, Tinshill, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS16 6LW
Allerton High School
Kings Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS17 7AG
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Allerton High School
Kings Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS17 7AG
Cardinal Heenan Catholic High School
Tongue Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS6 4QE
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Cardinal Heenan Catholic High School
Tongue Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS6 4QE
The Grammar School at Leeds
Alwoodley Gates, Harrogate Road, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS17 8GS
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The Grammar School at Leeds
Alwoodley Gates, Harrogate Road, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS17 8GS