First class Frodsham

Posted on Thursday, August 17, 2023

First class Frodsham

Tucked away in Cheshire and identified as one of the most desirable rural locations in the UK, is the market town of Frodsham. With its country views, Edwardian villas, redbrick cottages and modern flats, Frodsham stands out as a perfect place to live.

But what makes Frodsham a desirable location? Our branch manager Andrew Hayes explores the many attractions…

Gascoigne Halman's Frodsham branch stands as a gateway to all that awaits here; offering vibrant window displays and a bustling presence on the high street. The birthplace of Take That’s Gary Barlow and previous home to 007 Daniel Craig, Frodsham showcases a range of local landmarks and historical sites that form its welcoming environment.

If you are an outdoor enthusiast, look no further than Frodsham Hill. The panoramic views surround Frodsham and many find the outdoor opportunities endless! Meanwhile, Castle Park showcases restored Victorian gardens and a magnificent mansion house. Frodsham marks the beginning of The Sandstone Trail which offer walkers incredible scenery and activities being voted as one of Britain’s favourite walks through the surrounding landscapes. In addition, Snidley Moor and Woodhouse Hill along the river Weaver offer intriguing remnants of the Iron Age hillfort. Also, explore the great Hob Hey Wood, an ancient woodland preserved by local community groups.

Frodsham’s Main Street, considered to be one of the widest in England, showcases its old-fashioned charm as many come to explore its attractions. The Village proudly holds on to tradition through the Frodsham Market which has been held every Thursday since 1661. The markets attract a wide range of suppliers selling everything from art and clothing to books and antiques.

Frodsham is home to lots of independent businesses such as Brew & Tucker, who offer incredible Aussie themed coffee and food. In addition, Tail Mates pet shop features a cozy cafe designed for dogs to bring their owners! And for a wide range of incredible food choices, explore Whitmore & White independent food hall, wine merchant and coffee shop. Michelin Guide listed Restaurant, Next Door, offers incredible seasonal food served in beautiful surroundings. 

Families will enjoy entertainment at Hover Force and Catton Hall Outdoor Activity Centres, while Bene Gelateria serves up some scoops of amazing Italian ice cream. As you explore further, you'll encounter the Castle Park Arts Centre, an opportunity to explore exhibits, events, and workshops for all ages.

Frodsham stands out for its commitment to excellence across its educational institutions. Home to exceptional primary schools and the highly regarded Helsby High School, it provides a brilliant educational experience for all students.

Frodsham also serves as a vibrant community hub with local events like Castle Park Live and Frodsham Christmas Festival creating a sense of togetherness and celebration for all to enjoy. Furthermore, its attractions and convenient proximity to Chester, Warrington, Liverpool and Manchester enhance its optimal location. No matter your needs – a serene haven or vibrant community life - Frodsham welcomes all with open arms.

Whether you’re a young professional, a growing family, or enjoying your golden years, Frodsham offers a diverse range of attractions that make it an ideal place to settle down. With an impressive selection of properties, excellent shopping options, recreational and leisure facilities, and easy access to open countryside and green spaces, Frodsham provides a fulfilling living experience. Why not pop into our office on Church Street to meet our friendly team. Our door is open Monday to Saturday, and we have a range of properties available to rent and buy.