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Frobisher Court is a development of new homes in Finningley, close to the vibrant market town of Doncaster. Set within an exclusive development, these 3 and 4-bedroom homes will appeal to first-time buyers, families and professionals working in South Yorkshire.
3 and 4-bedroom homes
Garages, or off-street parking to all properties
Desirable location in a picturesque rural village
20-minute drive from Doncaster town centre
Around 45 minutes’ drive to Sheffield
Friar Close, Doncaster, DN9 3QU
Finningley village is situated to the southeast of Doncaster, within the county of South Yorkshire. From junction 3 of the M18, Frobisher Court is about 15 minutes’ drive away.
Finningley has a local village shop and the nearest supermarket is approximately a 15-minute drive away from the development.
Nearby Doncaster offers multiple shopping opportunities. Lakeside Village Shopping Outlet is around a 15-minute drive from Frobisher Court and offers many brand-name and designer stores; Frenchgate Shopping Centre is around a 25-minute drive from the development and boasts over 120 well-known, high-street shops as well as a supermarket.
Frobisher Court is within close proximity of the village pub, The Harvey Arms, around a four-minute walk from the development. There are also several popular cafés and tea rooms to be found in the surrounding Yorkshire countryside and villages.
Bawtry is a market town, located only a 10-minute drive away from Frobisher Court, that is well-known locally for its selection of quality dining options and drinking establishments, including restaurants, cafés and wine bars. The Ship is a traditional pub offering bar meals, as well as wines and quality ales, while the Bawtry's Bar and Brasserie is a café and brasserie by day, turning into a bar and restaurant at night. In nearby Doncaster, residents will find a variety of well-known chain and local restaurants, as well as traditional pubs and wine bars.
Finningley benefits from green open spaces, including a village green and duck pond to explore, and the village is ideally placed for walks through the local countryside. Yorkshire Wildlife Park is only a 12-minute drive away from the development and is home to around 300 wild and exotic animals, comprising 60 different species.
Nearby Doncaster boasts a rich history in railways and horse racing. History enthusiasts can view Georgian and Regency architecture along the Great North Road and the remains of the original Roman wall, in addition to Norman castles at Conisbrough and Tickhill.
Visitors can enjoy a walk, run or cycle around Doncaster Lakeside, where there are three different trails to follow while taking in the picturesque views. For indoor sports, Doncaster Dome leisure centre is about a 15-minute drive from the development; the complex boasts swimming pools and a split-level ice rink among its many facilities, and also hosts regular live music, sporting and entertainment events.
Doncaster Racecourse and Keepmoat Stadium are both approximately 20 minutes’ drive from Frobisher Court. Doncaster Racecourse hosts race meetings throughout the year and is famous for the Saint Leger Festival, the world’s oldest classic horse race, while Keepmoat Stadium presents regular football events.
For families, there are well-regarded schools nearby, including St Oswald’s C of E Academy primary school, which is approximately 10 minutes’ walk away from Frobisher Court. For 11 to 18-year-olds, The Hayfield Secondary School is around a seven-minute drive and The McAuley Catholic High School around a 12-minute drive away.
For older students, both Doncaster College and University can be accessed within less than half an hour by car.
Frobisher Court benefits from access to major roads, the m18, M180 and A1 can all be accessed within around 15 minutes by car. Doncaster can be reached in around 20 minutes via the B1396. Here residents will also find Doncaster railway station, which offers frequent services to major cities including York, Newcastle, Manchester and London. Regular local bus services connect this development with surrounding villages and Doncaster.
For international travel, Frobisher Court benefits from close proximity to Doncaster Sheffield airport.
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