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What to do out and about in Rochdale

Posted on August 16th, 2018


Are you looking for a new home in Rochdale? Or, maybe you’ve already reserved your new home at Bridgefold? Either way, we’ve selected a range of top activities, attractions and outings for you to explore in the town and surrounding countryside!

Our latest releases are the 3 bedroom  Firgrove and the 3 / 4 bed Delph house types. The Delph features a spacious ground floor media room which can easily be used as a generous fourth bedroom. Like all Seddon homes at Bridgefold, the Delph and Firgrove are built to a high specification and stylishly designed for family living, with quality integrated appliances.

And with so much to do, right on the doorstep – what are you waiting for!


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Hollingworth Lake

Hollingworth Lake is one of Rochdale’s best loved attractions. With a great visitor centre, nature reserve, boating, trails, events, guided walks, exhibitions, play and picnic areas, it’s one of the most popular locations for a day outdoors.

The lake spans 118 acres and there’s a Water Activity Centre for those interested in windsurfing, dinghy sailing and rowing. If you’re looking for a relaxing and fun hobby this could be the perfect time to take up something new!

Touchstones, Rochdale



Just a 2 minute walk from the town centre, Touchstones is an award winning Arts & Heritage Centre with a gallery and museum as well as a visitor centre with a café.It is an interesting day out for all ages and is the perfect opportunity to learn about the history of your new home town!


Healey Dell Heritage Centre & Tea Rooms

Healey Dell is a wildlife sanctuary with some spectacular scenery and even waterfalls! The Victorian themed tea rooms are the perfect way to warm up after a day of exploring outdoors. With a selection of drinks, homemade food and cakes available, you’re sure to find something delicious.

What to do in Rochdale.


Rochdale Town Hall

Are you fascinated by architecture? You’ll find lots to discover in Rochdale, with a wide range of fascinating historic buildings to learn about. The Town Hall is Grade I listed and its grand exterior and landscaped gardens make it popular for weddings and television filming. You can also book a tour with an expert guide.

If you haven’t already bought a new home at Bridgefold, now you’ve seen what’s on offer in the area we’re sure you’ll be tempted to move! We have a range of different house types with something to suit everyone. Our show home is open from Thursday to Monday 10am – 5pm. To find out more or to look around, call our friendly Sales Adviser Andy on 01706 342 791.

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