Bright Victorian Semi - Leafy Sheffield Suburb


Our home is a bright, well kept Victorian semi with a three double bedrooms, two reception rooms and walled garden.

The spacious bathroom includes double sized power shower, large bath and WC. There is a separate WC on the first floor and a third WC in the downstairs utility room.

The house has all mod cons. including WiFi, Netflix, DVDs and HiFi streaming. We don`t have a TV but you can watch live TV, Netflix and on-demand via the projector in the snug.

About the location

Our home is in a friendly, safe neighbourhood at the edge of Sheffield with very easy access by car, bus and bike to the Peak District National Park.

The city centre is 5 minutes by car or 15 minutes by bus. There is a huge array of local independent shops within a couple of minutes walking distance, including:

- lots of cool cafes to hang out in
- several more traditional cafes for tea & cakes
- restaurants from pretty much every nationality you can think of including indian street food, chinese, japanese, vietnamese, greek, italian and many more
- traditional pubs
- a trendy gin bar
- cafes and bars with live music
- pubs with sport tv
- snooker & pool bar
- loads of independent shops
- several international supermarkets

Drive 10 minutes to the west and you`re in the stunning Peak District, with fantastic walks, mountain biking, road biking and lots of great cafes. If you don`t have a car, you can catch a bus out into the peaks.

In addition there are great parks locally that you can walk to including:

- Chelsea park - a 15 minute walk to clean, green open space with a little playground
- Millhouses Park - around 20 minutes walk or 5 minute drive for a huge playground, parkour, boating lake, water play, tennis courts, football pitches, a lovely clean river for paddling and a great cafe.

Further afield:

- Chatsworth House, with it`s beautiful gardens and superb adventure playground & farmyard, is 30 minutes drive
- Caves in Castleton and Buxton : 40-50 mins
- Alton Towers : 1 hour
- Gullivers Kingdom : 40 minutes
- Indoor swimming pool at Ponds Forge - 10 mins
- Outdoor swimming pool at Hathersage: 20 mins
- Indoor kids play place : 10 mins
- National and independent cinemas - 10 mins
- Sheffield Winter Gardens - 10 mins
- Magna Science Adventure Centre - great for kids including fab playground - 20 mins
- Meadowhall indoor shopping centre - 20 mins
- Theatres, art galleries and museums - 10 mins
- Edale - 40 Mins
- Manchester - 90 mins.
- Buxton - 45 mins.
- London - 2 hours by train

Type of swap

  • Home Exchange
  • House-sitting wanted

Conditions of exchange

  • Non smokers only
  • Pets welcome
  • Children welcome

Sheffield (HE21175)

South Yorkshire,   England

  • 3 bed   (sleeps 6) 2 bath

Preferred destinations

  • UK
  • Scotland
  • Wales
  • Devon
  • Europe
  • USA

Dates available

Open to offers

Swap duration: 1 - 2 weeks

Meet the member

Adults: 3      Children: 1
Experienced Exchanger

Membership expiry date: 20 Aug 2024