About New Earswick, York
Communal facilities and services
The village has a range of community facilities including:
- community centre with café
- sports and social club
- swimming pool
- tennis courts and sports pitches
- doctor’s surgery
- post office and range of shops
- parks and play areas
- nature reserve with angling club
The local area
New Earswick is an Edwardian garden village within easy reach of York’s historic city centre.
Accommodation in New Earswick includes flats, bungalows and two, three or four bedroom houses. There are also a small number of five and six bed houses.
Some homes have been designed or adapted to support elderly and disabled people who want to live independently.
Homes are available to rent, part-buy or buy through our shared and full ownership schemes, depending on your circumstances.
Gardens are an important feature of homes in New Earswick, which remains true to Joseph Rowntree’s vision when the village was planned and built in 1904.
Social activities and events in New Earswick
The Folk Hall community centre provides a focus for community activities in the village. It’s also home to the village Post Office. Residents can use the Folk Hall for events and community group meetings.
New Earswick supports 36 allotments, where residents can grow their own fruit and vegetables, often using compost supplied by The New Earswick Composting Project.
There are many places of worship in and around New Earswick, providing community and support for people of all religions and denominations.