Herriot Gardens
Sowerby YO7 1NS

Move now to a new bungalow or apartment at Herriot Gardens! We could help you sell your current home with our Assisted Move^ scheme

Imagine living in a stunning new apartment, or bungalow, that’s set in the tranquil heart of the North Yorkshire countryside. Now imagine being able to relax in your own comfortable, stylish, private space, with the added peace of mind of having 24-hour on-site care available. All of this is what you’ll discover at our beautiful independent living development in Sowerby, Thirsk. Find out more about Extra Care.

Herriot Gardens is our new assisted living development, specifically for over 55s, offering a range of properties that combine modern finishes with traditional build values, with optional extras to cater for residents who require specialised care. With a choice of 1 & 2 bedroom apartments and 2 bedroom bungalows, and a range of buying options available, you’re sure to find the new home that best suits your needs, and the purchasing option that’s right for you.

Choose Community and Security

Choosing a new home here isn’t just about living. It’s about retaining independence in your own home with the added peace of mind that flexible care and tailored support is available, should and when you need it. It’s also about being part of a welcoming, ready-made community that offers companionship and the chance to make new friends. And because it’s located close to the attractive market town of Thirsk, you’re close to all the amenities you need as well as the beautiful landscape of the North York Moors National Park.
For more information about this superb development, please contact our dedicated sales executive or pop in and see us. We hope to welcome you home soon.

Choose Herriot Gardens in Sowerby, Thirsk

  • A beautiful apartment or bungalow in the heart of the North Yorkshire countryside
  • 24 hour, on-site assistance available, should you need it
  • Simple journeys to the centre of Thirsk and the North York Moors National Park
  • A range of buying options available

These unique homes are not to be missed - visit us today to find out more about these stunning new homes. Available with ^Assisted Move.

Book to view our show home today - we’re open Thursday to Monday, 10:00am to 5pm

The Denham

2 bedroom home

Featured home:

Home 42 - The Skeldale 1 - Second Floor

2 bedroom home

£199,995

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Enjoy your retirement in an idyllic location

You really can enjoy living life to the full at Herriot Gardens. Its location means you can enjoy the stunning nearby countryside, while being close to all the amenities offered by Sowerby and Thirsk. Public transport, road and rail links are all easily accessible, making travel into nearby villages and towns, and locations further afield, simple. And with on-site assistance available should you need or want it, there’s no better place for independent living in Thirsk than choosing a home at Herriot Gardens.

What’s in Thirsk?

  • Everyday amenities and a range of places for food and drink
  • Thirsk Racecourse for an entertaining day out

You’ll find a range of amenities in Thirsk, including a number of award-winning independent shops, a supermarket, doctor’s surgery, hairdressers, pubs, cafés and, of course, the renowned World of James Herriot centre. With its quaint cobbled streets and medieval market square, Thirsk has a unique charm that seems to have remained untouched by the wider world.
Located around 2 miles from Herriot Gardens is Thirsk Racecourse, a picturesque course that offers excellent facilities and events throughout the race calendar. It’s close proximity to the development means it’s ideal for a day out with friends, and is an entertaining way to spend time together.

What else does Thirsk have to offer?

  • Excellent public transport, road and rail links
  • Simple access to the Cod Beck reservoir

No matter where you want to travel to in this part of North Yorkshire, you’ll find great road and rail links are all close by. Bus services regularly run into Sowerby and Northallerton, meaning you can experience all that these areas have to offer while being just a few miles from Herriot Gardens. Those who drive will be able to reach both in around 20 minutes respectively and, with a good ‘A’ road network, a vast number of other locations, including the North York Moors, the city of York and Stockton-on-Tees can all be easily reached. For rail travel, Thirsk station is just over a mile away from Herriot Gardens, and allows for simple travel to Northallerton (10 minutes), York (15 minutes) and Darlington (35 minutes).

For anglers, or those who simply want a peaceful and scenic place to relax in, the Cod Beck reservoir in the North York Moors National Park is approximately 20 minutes away by car. You’ll find this to be a wonderful place to enjoy walks with friends, all while being out in this beautiful part of the north.

What will I find outside of Thirsk?

  • The beautiful city of York
  • The picturesque North York Moors National Park

Located around 22 miles away is the historic and charming city of York. Although it’s renowned for its vibrancy and culture, there are many places to take it easy, including parks, quaint tea and coffee shops, and numerous independent shops to browse in. If you want to experience more, there are a good number of attractions and activities to enjoy, including York Minster and York Castle Museum.
You can’t live this close to the North York Moors National Park without paying it a visit. A wonderful part of the north with stunning, open landscapes, it’s one place where you can spend some peaceful time with friends just taking in the scenery and fresh air.

New home, new lifestyle

With so much to see and do all around you, you’ll be glad to come home to a place where you can relax in comfort and style. We’re proud to be able to offer exceptional assisted living in Sowerby, and each new home at Herriot Gardens boasts the high specification you would expect from Linden Homes, complete with integrated appliances and wet rooms.

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Our Specification

  • Contemporary stainless steel flat line sink with polished chrome high arched tap
  • Stylish ceiling spotlights
  • Laminated worktop and fitted kitchen units
  • Upstands that match your worktop
  • Contemporary fitted kitchen units packed with features:
  • Soft closing doors
  • Aluminium cutlery drawer insert
  • LED under unit lighting
  • Stainless steel splashback
  • Deep pan drawers
  • Ceramic integrated hob
  • Integrated fridge/freezer (tall)
  • Integrated dishwasher
  • Built in oven
  • Stainless steel extractor hood
  • Contemporary, white sanitaryware supplied by Roca
  • Stylish ceiling spotlights
  • Innovative, water saving taps
  • Soft close seats and covers
  • Stylish Porcelanosa wall tiles
  • Non-slip vinyl flooring
  • Sheet mirror (for exact location please ask)
  • LED downlighters with long-lasting bulbs included as standard in kitchens and wet rooms
  • TV points in various locations (for exact locations please ask)
  • Telephone points in hall, lounge and master bedroom
  • Dulux white emulsion throughout
  • Vicaima semi solid cross directional internal doors in oak
  • Satin/polished chrome chunky handle with concealed fixings
  • Carbon Monoxide detector
  • Flooring: vinyl to kitchen and bathroom, and carpets throughout
  • Energy efficient boiler
  • Bungalows: Chrome towel radiator in bathroom, panelled radiators throughout
  • Apartments: Underfloor heating
  • Double glazed high performance UPVC windows (Secured by Design accredited) (apartments also)
  • Rotary airer/dryer
  • Timber shed
  • Water butt

Extra care package included and fitted at your request, to include:

  • Tunstall telecare system
  • Grab rails
  • Shower seat

Each home will be independently surveyed during construction by Premier Guarantee, who will issue their 12 year warranty certificate on completion of the homes. In addition, Linden Homes will issue a 2 year warranty on all fixtures and fittings for your peace of mind.

Linden Homes subscribes to the Consumer Code of Conduct. Please refer to the Sales Executive for details.

Specification may be amended at any time without notice. Please check specific plot details with the Sales Executive prior to commitment, particularly on items which are more important to you.

  • Contemporary stainless steel flat line sink with polished chrome high arched tap
  • Stylish ceiling spotlights
  • Laminated worktop and fitted kitchen units
  • Upstands that match your worktop
  • Contemporary fitted kitchen units packed with features:
  • Soft closing doors
  • Aluminium cutlery drawer insert
  • LED under unit lighting
  • Stainless steel splashback
  • Deep pan drawers
  • Ceramic integrated hob
  • Integrated fridge/freezer (tall)
  • Integrated dishwasher
  • Built in oven
  • Stainless steel extractor hood
  • Contemporary, white sanitaryware supplied by Roca
  • Stylish ceiling spotlights
  • Innovative, water saving taps
  • Soft close seats and covers
  • Stylish Porcelanosa wall tiles
  • Non-slip vinyl flooring
  • Sheet mirror (for exact location please ask)
  • LED downlighters with long-lasting bulbs included as standard in kitchens and wet rooms
  • TV points in various locations (for exact locations please ask)
  • Telephone points in hall, lounge and master bedroom
  • Dulux white emulsion throughout
  • Vicaima semi solid cross directional internal doors in oak
  • Satin/polished chrome chunky handle with concealed fixings
  • Carbon Monoxide detector
  • Flooring: vinyl to kitchen and bathroom, and carpets throughout
  • Energy efficient boiler
  • Bungalows: Chrome towel radiator in bathroom, panelled radiators throughout
  • Apartments: Underfloor heating
  • Double glazed high performance UPVC windows (Secured by Design accredited) (apartments also)
  • Rotary airer/dryer
  • Timber shed
  • Water butt

Extra care package included and fitted at your request, to include:

  • Tunstall telecare system
  • Grab rails
  • Shower seat

Each home will be independently surveyed during construction by Premier Guarantee, who will issue their 12 year warranty certificate on completion of the homes. In addition, Linden Homes will issue a 2 year warranty on all fixtures and fittings for your peace of mind.

Linden Homes subscribes to the Consumer Code of Conduct. Please refer to the Sales Executive for details.

Specification may be amended at any time without notice. Please check specific plot details with the Sales Executive prior to commitment, particularly on items which are more important to you.

Ways we can help you move

Find your new home with Assisted Move

Find homes that may be available with Assisted Move at Herriot Gardens.

House to sell? Let us sell it for you and get best value with Assisted Move.* We’ll pay the estate agent fees and help you get the best price for your old home.

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* Terms and conditions apply. On selected homes, available on reservations made by 31.10.17. Linden Homes reserves the right to withdraw this offer at any time. Prices and details correct at time of send.

^ Terms and conditions apply. Available on selected homes only. Offer not in conjunction with any other offer. †Reservation fees may vary. If your home remains unsold, we will refund your deposit or, alternatively, we may extend the selling period.