Exploring York - Heworth

Heworth is a charming suburb located just moments away from York city centre. Here, you'll find cosy pubs serving delicious cuisine, and plenty of green spaces perfect for picnics or strolls. It's no wonder that Heworth has become such a sought-after location.


Heworth is a fantastic place to live! There are so many reasons why this neighbourhood is an excellent choice for residents. The location is unbeatable, being within walking distance of the city centre and easy access to all it offers. One of the best things about Heworth is its strong sense of community spirit. The locals regularly come together to enhance their neighbourhood, resulting in several community events throughout the year such as the exciting Glen Gardens scarecrow festival which takes place every August. 


Residents also enjoy access to various facilities and amenities such as a local library, gyms, pubs and cafes. History lovers will appreciate Heworth Church's spectacular ancient architecture while those looking for open green spaces can take advantage of beautiful natural environments such as St Nicks Nature Reserve or Heworth Golf Club at their doorsteps. For those seeking evening entertainment outside the home, there’s plenty on offer with several pubs offering live performances and themed nights. 


Families with children attending school have access to excellent education facilities from nurseries up through to secondary schools. Families usually opt to attend Heworth Primary School located on East Parade in York, St. Aelred's RC Primary School located on Fifth Avenue or Tang Hall Primary School located on Sixth Avenue.

Many Local teenagers attend Archbishop Holgate's School, located on Hull Road or Huntington School located on North Lane, Huntington.


Heworth is a great place to live, work, and play. Whether you are looking to raise a family or enjoy a peaceful retirement, Heworth has something to offer everyone. If you are considering moving to York or looking for a new place to call home, Heworth is worth considering.