Boasting excellent road and rail links, Bingley is a market town situated on the river aire and the Leeds and Liverpool Canal.
Like many towns in the West Riding region, Bingley prospered during the Industrial Revolution, with the canal providing a transport vein throughout the area.
The impressive Bingley Five Rise and Bingley Three Rise Locks remain a popular attraction of this period along with some of the remaining industial buildings.
Modern day Bingley offers everything a buyer could want, with high standards of schooling being a particularly big draw for local families. There is a choiceof primary and secondary schools, with the 16th century Bingley Grammar School holding the title of one of the oldest schools in the country.
Each year, Bradford City Council organises a popular music festival, ‘Bingley Music Live’, which is held in Myrtle Park and attracts quite a crowd.
With all the local ammenities a homeowner would need closeby, Bingley is a popular area in today’s market.