The Rookery Congleton, CW12 3FB

Draft site plan

Congleton, in South East Cheshire, is part of the Cheshire Peak District. The historic town is located beside the River Dane and surrounded by miles of impressive countryside. Nearby Astbury Mere Country Park offers walking, fishing and gentle water sports. Town Wood in Congleton Park is a Grade A Site of Biological Interest and Little Moreton Hall, a Tudor National Trust property, is just 4 miles away.

The charming town centre, just a short walk from The Rookery, has an eclectic mix of independent shops and eateries, with two major supermarkets nearby.

Well known for its floral displays, monthly Makers Market and popular Food and Drink and Jazz & Blues Festivals, Congleton is also known as ‘bear town’ due to its association with bear baiting in the 17th century. It boasts a thriving local community with leisure facilities including two golf clubs, a theatre and a leisure centre and one of the oldest rugby union clubs in the country.

All the nearby primary schools, together with Congleton High School, are rated ‘good’ by Ofsted.

Congleton is home to thriving industrial estates including Radnor Park where Senior Aerospace Bird Bellows is located. Daneside Business Park, Congleton Business Park, Eaton Bank Industrial Park and Greenfield Industrial Estate host a number of large employers. International companies Astra Zeneca, BASF Performance Products and Bodycote International are located in nearby Macclesfield.

Located between Macclesfield and Stoke-on-Trent, just a 10 minute drive from junction 17 or 18 of the M6 motorway, Congleton is an ideal location for commuters. The Rookery is a short drive to Congleton Railway Station which is on the Manchester Piccadilly to Stoke-on-Trent Line via Stockport and Macclesfield. The nearest airport is Manchester, 20 miles away.

A sneak preview of some of the house types


2 bedroom semi-detached house with parking spaces


3 bedroom semi-detached house with parking spaces


3 bedroom semi-detached dormer bungalow with parking spaces


3 bedroom detached house with integral single garage


4 bedroom detached house with parking spaces


4 bedroom detached house with integral single garage


4 bedroom detached house with integral single garage

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