Why to rent a property in St. Michaels Villas, Leeds



20th October, 2020


Leeds Street Guide

Why to rent a property in St. Michaels Villas, Leeds

Today’s post is about reasons to rent a property in St. Michaels Villas, Leeds. St. Michaels Villas is a street situated in the city of Leeds, Yorkshire. The street is located between two of the most popular suburbs of Leeds, Headingley and Hyde Park, in the northwest section of the city.

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Why to rent

The postal code from St. Michaels Villas is LS6 3AF and the average price for houses in this area is £546,000. Housing types are mostly semi-detached and there are not many new builds. The most common council tax band for St. Michaels Villas is E. This street is very popular among students because Headingley and Hyde Park are great areas to live in for pupils enrolling in one of the universities in Leeds.

This is due to the vicinity of the university campus and other amenities such as bars, restaurants, cafes, pubs, etc.


Apart from universities, some of the best primary schools in Leeds are close to St. Michaels Villas. Spring Bank Primary School is just 550 meters from St. Michaels Villas, at Spring Road, postal code LS6 1AD.

Shire Oak VC Primary School is in Wood Lane, Headingley, postal code LS6 2DT while Burley St Matthias Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School can be found at Burley Road, with postal code LS4 2HY. The former is 1.1 km from St. Michaels Villas while the latter is at 1 km. Kirkstall Valley Primary School is in Argie Road, postal code LS4 2QZ, less than 1 km away from St. Michaels Villas.

There are many secondary schools in the proximity of St. Michaels Villas Lane. Carr Manor Community School, Specialist Sports College is 3.4 km northeast of St. Michaels Villas and can be found in Carr Manor Road. The postal code is LS17 5D. The Co-operative Academy of Leeds at Stoney Rocky Lane, postal code LS9 7HD, is 5 km southeast of St. Michaels Villas. Mount St Mary’s Catholic High School is at the same distance and close to the school previously mentioned, postal code LS9 8LA.


The nearest hospitals to St. Michael Villas lane are the Mount, which is 7 km northeast and located at 44 Hyde Terrace, Leeds, LS2 9LN, Leeds Dental Hospital, at just 2.8 km southeast of St. Michaels Villas and situated in Clarendon Way, Leeds, LS2 9LU, Parkside Lodge, which is approximately 2.5 km away, located in 16 Stanningley Road, Leeds, LS12 2HE.

The last hospital close to St. Michaels Villas Lane is Nuffield Health, Leeds Hospital, 3.2 km southeast, and located at 2 Leighton Street, Leeds, LS1 3EB. In regard to transportation, Leeds Station is easy to reach because it is just approximately 3.6 km from St. Michaels Villas Lane, Burley Park Station at approximately 600 meters southeast.

Headingley Station is at just 1.2 km northwest while Cross Gates Station is further away from St. Michaels Villas Lane, approximately 9 km east of the area.

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