Birch Grange, Rochdale

Birch Road, Rochdale, Greater Manchester, OL129QB Map

Can't decide between town and country; between easy commuting and a quieter setting? With Birch Grange, you don't have to. This charming development is set in a delightful location away from the hustle and bustle of Rochdale, yet remains within easy reach of the town. Conveniently, Birch Grange also have fantastic transport links. With the M62 just a stone’s throw away, travelling to Manchester and a host of other towns  is simple.

And you don't have to choose between the convenience of modern living and the reassurance of traditional craftsmanship either, because the New Heritage Collection at Birch Grange gives you both in abundance. With Arts and Crafts inspired exteriors and open plan, family friendly layouts inside, buying your new home in Rochdale truly feels like coming home. Evoking both warmth and hospitality, this collection of 3-4 bedroom homes is perfect for people from all walks of life. 


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Schools are often one of the key considerations for families when they choose to relocate, and the good news is that Birch Grange is surrounded by a wide range of options. There is a total of 25 primary schools in Rochdale, five of which you and your children can easily walk to from the development. Wardle High School is similarly close by for older children, or you may consider sending your daughters to Rochdale Girls School. In total, there are five secondary schools and two independent schools to choose from in the local area. In terms of further education, Hopwood Hall College caters for school leavers with vocational courses, whilst the main source of A-level courses is Rochdale Sixth Form College.

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Wardle Academy

Birch Road, Rochdale, OL12 9RD

St. Andrews C.E Primary School

Union Road, Rochdale, OL12 9QA

Kentmere Primary School

Kings Grove, Rochdale, OL12 9HR

Hopwood Hall College

Hopwood Hall, St Mary's Gate, Rochdale, OL12 6RY

University of Bolton

Deane Road, Bolton, BL3 5AB


Birch Grange is only three miles from Rochdale, which has easy transport links to the rest of the north. Oldham is about five miles away, whilst Manchester is only around ten miles. The M62 motorway is south of Rochdale and is easily accessible via the A627, which also links to Oldham. Another key road close to the development is the A58, which connects Rochdale to Bury in the west and Halifax in the east.
Rochdale's rail station is a mile from the town centre. There are quick connections to Manchester, along with Halifax, Victoria, Bradford, Leeds and Dewsbury, making the location ideal for commuters in a number of different areas. Travel to and from Manchester has become even more convenient with the Metrolink tram network, and there are frequent bus services to surrounding areas from the station, beside the Wheatsheaf shopping centre.

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Smithy Bridge Railway Station

Smithy Bridge, OL15 0DZ


Manchester Airport, Manchester, M90 1QX


There is plenty to see and do in the area surrounding Birch Green. Rochdale has all of the usual entertainment on offer that you would expect, such as an Odeon cinema , the Gracie Fields Theatre and Middleton Arena , which all host a variety of screenings and shows. Rochdale is also on the festival circuit, with the yearly Feel Good Festival regularly attracting premium acts. With Manchester so close, there are also endless opportunities to attend bigger shows and concerts in the city. There is the Opera House, Bridgewater Hall and three major concert venues.

For indoor fitness try Heywood Sport Village, which offers a wide range of sports. Rochdale's Central Leisure Centre in Rochdale is also certain to become a local favourite, with three pools as well as Russian and Turkish baths. For gentler exercise, there is the Rochdale Golf Club and Springfield Park's Marland Golf Course.

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ODEON Cinema

Sandbrook Park, Sandbrook Way, Rochdale, OL11 1RY

Whittaker Golf Club

Shore Lane, Littleborough, OL15 0LH

Rochdale Cycling Club

Molyneux Street, Rochdale, OL12 6QA

Littleborough Cricket Club

Harehill, Littleborough, OL15 9LD

Littleborough Sports Centre

Calderbrook Road, OL15 9JG


When living in our Birch Grange development, you will never be stuck for places to grab a bite to eat. There are a total of 224 restaurants in Rochdale, ranging from fine dining options to cheap and cheerful. Whatever your taste buds are craving, you are sure to find a plethora of dining options from around the globe. Along with the usual Chinese and Indian restaurants, there is also an abundance of Greek, Italian, British, Spanish, Portuguese and Turkish eateries.

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The Beach

Lake Bank, Littleborough, OL15 0DQ

Marina Bar & Grill

Lake Bank, Littleborough, OL15 0DQ

Waterside Bar & Restaurant

Inghams Lane, Littleborough, OL15 0AY

The Wine Press

Hollingworth Lake, Littleborough, OL15 0AZ

The Globe Inn

Ramsden Road, Rochdale, OL12 9NU

The Queens Hotel

Church Street, Littleborough, OL15 8AB


Our Redrow developments are always carefully placed so as to be nearby all of the local amenities that you and your family could need. When it comes to registering at a local GP and dentist, your nearest surgeries are Smallbridge Medical Practice and Wardle Dental respectively. Both of these are located in Rochdale, as is the Rochdale Infirmary hospital, should any of your needs be more specialist or serious. The area is also well served by several local shops that are perfect for picking up those everyday essentials; a Co-Op and ASDA are both conveniently located near to the development.

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Wardle Dental, Birch Road, Rochdale, OL12 9LH


Smallbridge Medical Practice, Stevenson Square, Rochdale, OL12 9SA

Rochdale Infirmary

Whitehall Street, Rochdale, OL12 0NB


There are two modern shopping centres in Rochdale. Firstly, The Rochdale Exchange has a multi-storey car park and two indoor markets with plenty of shopping opportunities. Secondly, The Wheatsheaf is also in the centre of Rochdale and has all the major national names you would expect. Kingsway Retail Park includes JJB Sports, Comet and The Range. Supermarkets including Tesco, Aldi, Morrisons and ASDA are all available in Rochdale, providing you with a large choice for your weekly shop.

If you are planning a major shopping expedition, Manchester city centre is a short drive and has everything you could want. A trip along the M60 will take you to the massive Trafford Centre, which is home to hundreds of retail outlets and restaurants.

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Station Road, Littleborough, OL15 8AF


Wallhead Road, Rochdale, OL16 5AF

Trafford Centre

Peel Avenue, Manchester, M17 8AA

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The Redrow difference has always been in the detail. That’s why in practically every room, in every Redrow home, you’ll find a special feature or an inspired touch that’s been designed to impress.

Redrow consistently strive to be at the forefront of design and innovation, and we continue to review new and emerging trends to ensure we bring you the best available finishing touches to help you create your own truly inspirational home.

Touches you’ll find all around you in your new home. From stunning brick detailing, high quality sandstone plinths, headers and cills, wide barge boards, decorative ridgework and ornate finials, every home is built to an individual specification.

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At Redrow we strive to use materials that are not only in keeping with the area but are from accredited sources.

We are proud members of the World Wildlife Fund Forestry Trade Network which means we continually strive to increase our use of timber from accredited sources.

Also, to help maintain your Heritage collection home's good looks, with next to no effort from you, we've crafted frames from Glass Reinforced Plastic (GRP), so there’s no need for painting or maintenance.

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Redrow insist on quality throughout the home. And that extends to using only the finest appliances.

Redrow kitchens feature the latest in integrated, energy-saving appliances from leading brand manufacturers such as Siemens, Smeg & AEG.

While our bedrooms have the option of hand-crafted fitted wardrobes from Hammonds, a family business who have been designing beautiful bedroom furniture since 1926. A company that shares our values, dedicated to bringing you quality from the inside out.

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Design has always been important to us at Redrow and all our homes are designed to be traditional on the outside but thoroughly modern on the inside.

Design is not just about intricate details. Every aspect of our homes has been carefully thought through, with one eye on the key trends in interior design, the other on the needs of the homeowner.

Whether it’s the size, layout, the plethora of family-friendly features, right down to the proximity of schools, transport and amenities, your new home has been designed for life. Your life. 

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Energy Efficiency

Enjoy the peace of mind of knowing that your Redrow home is not only better for the planet, but they also work out much cheaper for you to run…

Our homes offer, on average, a 53% improvement in heat loss over homes built in the 70s and 35% over homes built just 10 years ago†

Our homes consistently outperform the recommended minimum air-tightness standards resulting in LESS heat loss and FEWER draughts

Our homes come with SMART meters fitted as standard, putting you in control of your electricity usage and your bills

Our homes could reduce your fuel bill bills by over £550* per year.

Our homes come with 100% low energy light fittings fitted as standard plus water efficient fittings saving you £86 on the annual water bill.

†Research conducted by National Energy Services and commissioned by the New Homes Marketing Board. *Research conducted by National Energy Services and commissioned by the New Homes Marketing Board. 

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