Sherford is located in an area renowned for stunning county landscapes and coastlines, where people enjoy the very best that outdoor living has to offer. Residents will also be only a short trip away from Plymouth, a city surrounded by water on one side and moorland on the other.
Sherford’s own outdoor areas will be plentiful and are already teeming with activity. They will include a 500-acre community parkland, gardens, allotments, wildlife corridors and potentially even an organic farm. To date, nearly 40,000 trees have already been planted and over 90,000 woodland plants. Visitors and residents of Sherford are greeted by a variety of already established and expansive outdoor spaces, with 30,000 plants bordering the main entrance and over 2.3km of hedgerows that have been transplanted and re-used.
SPORT AND RECREATION
The combination of a sports complex, parks and play areas will give the Sherford community access to a whole host of leisure activities. Runners, walkers and cyclists will be able to benefit from the footpaths and cycle routes that will take them miles around Sherford, including through parks and woodland. With a mix of indoor and outdoor facilities, a swimming pool, and pitches and courts for nearly every sport, no matter how residents prefer to spend their free time, there will something for them to do.