The historic City of York is a worldwide tourist attraction. With a population of 198,000, it’s economy was built on manufacturing, notably in the railway and confectionery sectors. In recent years it has diversified into service and scientific research sectors.

The City enjoys excellent communications. The regional motorway network is readily accessible and there is a high speed rail link from York to London with a fastest journey time of less than 2 hours. York Train Station is 2 miles from the site.

The Chocolate Works occupies a prominent and attractive location immediately adjacent to the famous York Racecourse and within 1 mile of York City Centre and 25 miles of Leeds City Centre.

The Chocolate Works is located in the Bishopthorpe Road area of the city which has been likened to London’s Notting Hill. The area has been voted one of the hippest places to live in the UK by “The Times”. A perfect location for young professionals working in the city, but also for families, with the delightful Rowntree Park and within easy walking distance of York City Centre.

  • The Chocolate Works
  • Train Station
  • City Centre
  • River Ouse
  • York Minster
  • York Racecourse
  • Bishopthorpe Road