How to Get Here
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By Car (approx 6.4 miles/18 minutes):
- Follow Oakwood Lane, Wykebeck Valley Road and Gipton Approach to York Road/A64
- Continue on York Road/A64
- Take Marsh Lane, Black Bull Street, A61 and A653 to Jack Lane
- Continue onto Nineveh Road
- Turn left onto Stocks Hill
- Turn right onto Pleasant Street
- Turn right onto Domestic Street
- At the roundabout, take the first exit onto Domestic Road/A58
- At the roundabout, take the second exit onto Whitehall Road/A58
- Turn right onto Dixon Lane
By Bus (approx 1 hour):
- Catch the 42 from Fearnville Road Fearnville Avenue
- Ride for 46 minutes/29 stops to Lower Wortley Road Greentop
- Walk south-west on Lower Wortley Road towards Greenville Gardens
- Turn left onto Dixon Lane Road
- Turn right onto Dixon Lane
Gipton is a suburb in eastern Leeds, West Yorkshire. Gipton is neighboured by Oakwood, Seacroft, Cross Gates and Harehills. Approximately 4 miles away from Leeds city centre, Gipton enjoys a community atmosphere.
Living in Gipton
Gipton has all the local amenities a resident could ask for. Nearby supermarkets include Tesco Express, Lidl, Tesco Superstore, The Co-operative Food, Asda Harehills Supermarket, Lidl Gipton, Morrisons, Asda Killingbeck Superstore, Fultons Foods, Ariana Supermarket and Bakery and CC Continental Supermarket. In Gipton there is John Jamieson School, Saint Nicholas Catholic Primary School, Springwell Academy Leeds East, Co-op Academy Oakwood and Beechwood Primary school offering lots of choice to residents with children.
Gipton has excellent proximity to the town centre. York Road/A64 offers a quick route, alternatively; bus routes 42, 4, 49, 50, 50A and 16 arrive in Leeds City Centre and only take approximately 35 minutes.
Gipton postcode: LS8/9
The History of Gipton
The name Gipton is said to have derived from Old English. The words ‘Gippa’ and ‘tun’ signify a village that had significance to someone named Gippa.
Things to do in Gipton
Fearnville Leisure Centre is situated within Gipton and has many facilities including; a swimming pool, an outdoor astroturf pitch, four court sports hall and a 19 station gym. Facilities are available for private hire and there are also classes and activities available to take part in, such as; circuit training, swimming, badminton, parkour and aqua aerobics.
The Henry Barran Centre, built in circa 1994, offers a multi-use facility for the community of Gipton. Uses include, office/administration space, workshops, canteen, nursery and child’s place.
The Old Fire Station is a community hub. A small group of former fire-fighters have curated a heritage museum within the centre, but the space is mainly used for local socialisation, events and improvement on well-being for people of all ages.
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