Denton is located on the western boundary of Tameside and is only about five miles from the centre of Manchester, but as a town it boasts many amenities and attractions to temp residents, visitors and business. A major historic feature of the town is the 500-year old church of St Lawrence, a magnificent half-timbered Tudor masterpiece.
Located just a matter of minutes from the crossroads at the centre of Denton lies ‘Crown Point North’, a bustling shopping venue that includes many of Britain’s most famous-name stores. It is a magnet for thousands of discerning shoppers who travel miles to visit the town. In addition, and within a few metres of the old market ground you will discover ‘old’ Denton, with Victoria Park a picturesque green oasis with its impressive war memorial and Victorian bandstand. Denton is also the location of choice for an increasing number of thriving businesses including engineering, high-tech glazing and many service industries.
A great place for leisure
Denton is rightly renown for its successful cricket clubs and its beautiful golf course that remarkably lies just minutes from the town centre. There are also wonderful riverside walks along the nearby Tame Valley.
• Many desirable residential locations
• Served by two major motorways
• Denton’s railway station stands on a famous ‘ghost line’
• At one time ‘you had to wear a hat’ in Denton
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