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Oakland Gardens by Persimmon Homes

Wilthorpe Road, Barnsley, S75

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Oakland Gardens

Get the best of both worlds at Oakland Gardens

Oakland Gardens is our collection of homes in Wilthorpe, a popular residential area in Barnsley, South Yorkshire. The mix of two, three and four bedroom homes will be perfect, whether you're looking for your first home or need more space for a growing family

  • Choice of apartments and 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • Leeds, Sheffield and Manchester easily accessible
  • The stunning Wilthorpe park on your doorstep
  • Close to town centre, local hospital and highly-regarded schools
  • Excellent commuting links via M1 motorway network

Nestled in the heart of Yorkshire, Wilthorpe is a popular location just north of Barnsley town centre, enjoyed by young professionals who commute to the larger surrounding cities, as well as families looking for a suburban location offering lots of fantastic amenities. Oakland Gardens is conveniently close to several small shops, an infant and junior school as well as a garage and dentist.

One of the main attractions in Wilthorpe is the park, with stunning rose gardens, a reclaimed wildlife area, and a playground. Perfect for a summer picnic or allowing the kids to let off some steam. It also has a village hall with several events and clubs held there every week. You'll also be close to the Metrodome Leisure Complex with its waterpark, bowling and fitness suites. The Shaw Lane sports ground nearby is home to Barnsley rugby and cricket clubs and also has a great range of facilities for all to enjoy, from football pitches to a bowling green and squash courts.

An area rich in history and culture

Barnsley is renowned for its rich history and warm welcoming community. Bordering onto the Peak District and surrounded by ancient villages and historic parkland, living here means you'll always find plenty of reasons to get out and about. The town also boasts a selection of cultural attractions, including stately homes, museums, theatres, ruins and art galleries. There are some great attractions to explore locally, such as the peaceful Monk Bretton Priory, the fascinating Yorkshire Sculpture Park and the beautiful gardens at Wentworth Castle.

With our selection of superb homes in this great location, Oakland Gardens could be the perfect place for you to call home.

Come and view this fantastic development arrange an appointment now.

  1. Choice of apartments and 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  2. Excellent location with commuting access to Leeds, Sheffield and Manchester
  3. The stunning Wilthorpe park on your doorstep
  4. popular village



Wilthorpe Road, Barnsley, S75

Opening hours

Monday 11am - 6pm, Tuesday Closed, Wednesday Closed, Thursday 11am - 6pm, Friday 11am - 6pm, Saturday 11am - 6pm, Sunday 11am - 6pm,

Local Information

Transport Links

Oakland Gardens is conveniently situated near the M1 motorway, meaning Leeds and Sheffield are within easy reach. The A628 will take you over the Peak District towards Manchester, offering a picturesque commute.
The village is served by the 97 bus route which runs from Monday to Friday along Huddersfield Road. For travel further afield, Manchester airport is within easy reach.

Nearest stations:

National Train Station logo Barnsley (1.2 miles)
National Train Station logo Dodworth (1.9 miles)
National Train Station logo Darton (2.0 miles)

Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode




We are a national house builder with a local approach to building your new home.

We will provide you with the specification appropriate to the locality of your selected new home and development and we will explain the choice of external materials used, for example your brick colour and roof tiles. You will be able to select certain elements of the fixtures and fittings encompassing the latest designs from leading manufacturers, subject to the stage of build of your chosen home. If you wish to further personalise your new home, an exciting range of options is available to purchase from our Finishing Touches scheme. Our experienced sales team is on hand to guide you through the choices available to you depending again on the stage of build.

Quality Assured

Your new home will be built in accordance with all relevant technical and building regulations, in particular the Government's Code for Sustainable Homes. In addition all stages of the construction of your new home will be inspected by our experienced construction staff. On completion of your new home we will provide you with a quality assured certificate for you to keep.

10-year NHBC (or equivalent) Warranty

A 10-year warranty is provided with every new Persimmon Homes home. A comprehensive guide explaining the warranty will be supplied to you.

We will ensure warranties provided by the manufacturers of appliances are honoured for the first year of occupation. Our Customer Care Department is on hand to offer you the necessary guidance and assistance.

About Developer

Building over 16,000 beautifully-designed new homes a year in more than 380 prime locations nationwide, Persimmon is proud to be the one of the UK's most successful house builders, committed to the highest standards of design, construction and service.

Founded in 1972 by Life President Duncan Davidson, and with our headquarters in historic York, the Group is made up of a network of 31 regional operating businesses, giving us nationwide coverage. We're building places to call home right the way from Scotland through to the South West of England.

Attention to detail
From design and planning, right through to adding the final Finishing Touches to your stylish new home, we keep your needs in mind, ensuring we create homes to suit all lifestyles. From the moment you reserve your new Persimmon home, we do our very best to make the experience enjoyable and informative every step of the way, not just while you're buying, but after you've moved in too. Read more about our comprehensive pre-move and after-sales pledge to our customers.

The choice is yours
From studio apartments to executive family homes, Persimmon has a reputation built on quality. With Persimmon you have the luxury of the widest choice of new homes in the greatest number of desirable locations throughout the UK. Each home we build is constructed with care by a dedicated team, be that the technicians behind the scenes in the office, the skilled craftsmen on site, or our professional sales people all of whom work together to deliver the highest standards of design, construction, and service.

Built with you in mind
However you live your life, there's a Persimmon home to suit you, from stylish apartments to detached family homes and everything in between. Affordable but no less desirable, Persimmon is also committed to creating homes to be proud of for first-time buyers. We're here to help you get the home you really want and have a wide range of promotions and offers to help you on your way such as Help to Buy, Part Exchange and Home Change.

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Call us on 01226 977056 or fill in the contact form below.

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