New Homes in Paisley
Live the life
Located in Scotland just a short commute from Glasgow, Paisley is a thriving town with excellent transport links and lots to see and do in the local area. Whether you’re visiting historical sites, taking the kids to the park or cheering on your favourite football team, there’s something for the whole family to enjoy close to your new home in Paisley.
Things to see and do
Local sights close to your new home in Paisley include Sma Shot Cottages, The Observatory, and Gleniffer Braes Country Park. If you like to keep active you can get sporty at Lagoon Leisure Centre and St James Playing Fields, while you can enjoy a spot of retail therapy at Phoenix Retail Park.
Being located so close to Glasgow, Paisley is near to lots of city centre attractions including Glasgow Science Centre, Ibrox Stadium, The Tall Ship at Riverside and Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum. Scotland’s biggest city is also home to Glasgow Riverside Museum, Glasgow Botanic Gardens and the Scottish Football Museum.
Other places of interest within easy reach of Paisley include Lamont City Farm, Clydebank Museum, Paradise Island Adventure Golf and Snow Factor Braehead, ideal if you’re moving to the town with a family in tow.
For families moving to the area, it’s good to know there are plenty of schools to choose from including Renfrew High School, Gleniffer High School and Paisley Grammar School. If you have older children, the University of the West of Scotland Paisley campus is in the town, Glasgow Caledonian University, the University of Glasgow and the Glasgow School of Art are all within commuting distance.
Getting to Paisley
Paisley is well-connected by road and rail, ideal if you’re commuting to work or travelling to see family and friends. The town is 15 minutes from Glasgow by car or 10 minutes by train, while the journey from Stirling takes one hour by car depending on traffic. Travelling from Edinburgh, you can get to Paisley in around one hour 45 minutes by car or one hour 30 minutes by direct train.
When it’s time to jet off on holiday, Paisley is conveniently home to Glasgow Airport, so it will only take you 10 minutes to get to the airport by taxi.