If you want to buy a house in the county, online estate agent Strike has revealed the most sought-after places to live. These are the top five most desired locations in Yorkshire and their average property price.
The coastal location of Yorkshire, which is home to the seventh century gothic Whitby Abbey, ranked at the top of the list. Its charming cobbled streets and heritage coastline make Whitby a great location to live, with an average property price of 188,374 GBP (Photo: Shutterstock)
The town of Harrogate boasts large Victorian and Edwardian homes, which are closely surrounded by the 200 acre Harrogate Stray and the scenic North Yorkshire countryside. The average price of property in Harrogate is 356,233 GBP (Photo: Shutterstock)
The historic town of Selby is nestled in the pretty Vale of York, and although it may be small, it has an array of advantages. It is well connected with transport links, and only within a few miles of the M62 and A1. It is also in a great location - perfect for exploring the nearby countryside of the North York Moors and Yorkshire Dales. The average property price in Selby is 165,891 GBP (Photo: Shutterstock)
Wetherby is a great location for those commuting to the city for work, alongside being full of character and history. The market town offers houses suitable for growing families, first-time buyers, and those looking to escape city living. Average property price of 390,176 GBP (Photo: Shutterstock)