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Rowntree, Derwenthorpe, York by David Wilson Homes

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Rowntree, Derwenthorpe, York

Derwenthorpe is an exclusive community of award-winning homes specifically designed for sustainable living. On the edge of York city center, and complimented by plenty of green open space, this development attracts first-time buyers, professionals and families alike.

Derwenthorpe is split into 4 quarters with homes currently for sale on the final two quarters; Rowntree and Seebohm Quarter.

Seebohm Quarter offers spacious 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes ideal for families and conveniently located for many of the development's recreational parks, ponds and links into the city centre.

Rowntree Quarter is the final Quarter, making up just 66 homes and once the built will access the popular Meadlands area in York.

Visit our Marketing Suite located in our Seebohm Quarter (YO31 0RQ) and register your interest online to be kept up to date with news and offers at Derwenthorpe.



The Rowntree Quarter, York, YO31 0NS

Opening hours

Thursdays to Sundays 10.00am-5.30pm, Mondays 12.30pm-5.30pm

Local Information

Leisure Facilities

Discover sports and fitness facilities at nearby York Sports Village and David Lloyd Leisure, along with cycle tracks right on the doorstep. With many world-class attractions there is plenty to entertain the whole family in York, from the Railway Museum to York Racecourse and an array of restuarants and bars throughout the City to suite every taste.

Local Shopping

There's no shortage of shopping in York, from a mooch around the impressive City Centre with high street brands and boutiques, to Monks Cross Retail Park, Vangarde Shopping Park and York Designer Outlet all just a short drive away.


There are a number of different schools in the surrounding area to this popular development such as Fishergate Primary School and Archbishop Holgate School which has had outstanding Ofsted reports for a number of years. By making Derwenthorpe your home your children are sure of a good education with some good schools nearby.


Just a 5 minute journey from this development you will find everything you need in the way of Healthcare in York City Centre. With York General Hospital, Nuffield Private Hospital, NHS walk in centre, a dental surgery and a pharmacy within easy access from The Rowntree Quarter of Derwenthorpe.

Transport Links

York boasts excellent travel links, the motorway leads you to nearby cities and the train station offers easy access to neighbouring cities such as Leeds, Sheffield, Manchester and offers a two hour journey to London. Buses run frequently near the Rowntree Quarter and offer swift access to the city centre.

Nearest stations:

National Train Station logo York (2.2 miles)
National Train Station logo Poppleton (4.6 miles)

Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

Driving directions

. Find us at our Seebohm Sales Office:
. From junction 44 on the A1 take exit onto A64 to York, exit A64 at A1079/A166 ramp to Bridlington/York/Hull
. At roundabout take first exit towards York centre
. Go through set of traffic lights
. At the roundabout, continue straight on
. Turn right onto Tang Hall Lane
. Turn right onto Fifth Avenue, the Sales Office is located on the left at the end of the road

About Developer

About David Wilson Homes


David Wilson Homes is one of the brands owned by the Barratt Developments Plc Group and is the nation’s largest house builder, creating great new places to live throughout Britain.
Established in 1958 by Sir Laurie Barratt, our business is acquiring land, obtaining planning consents and building the highest quality homes in places people aspire to live. This is supported by our expertise in land, design, construction and sales and marketing.
Our vision is to lead the future of housebuilding by putting customers at the heart of everything we do.

5 star

We build the highest quality homes recognised by our HBF 5-star customer rating, the only major house builder to have achieved this for the ninth consecutive year.

Pride in the Job

We are proud to announce that we have won 83 pride in the job quality awards which is more than any other house builder for the 14th year in a row

NHBC Pride in the Job is the home-building industry’s most prestigious awards programme, dedicated to recognising site managers who achieve the highest standards in quality home-building. A Pride in the Job award is the highest industry accolade a site manager can receive.

Homebuilder and House builder of the year awards

Other awards that have been won under the umbrella of Barratt Developments plc are been named Homebuilder of the Year, at the Sunday Times British Homes Awards. The awards are widely recognised as one of the most coveted to win, with a particular focus on showcasing design excellence in today’s new homes.

We are also proud to be named Large House builder of the Year, at the house builder awards 2016.

Contact Us

Contact us about Rowntree, Derwenthorpe, York

Call us on 01904 200007 or fill in the contact form below.

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