New Homes in Garstang

Live the life

Located close to the Forest of Bowland on the banks of the River Wyre, Garstang is a charming historic town with lots to see and do in the local area. From golf courses to country parks, museums and independent shops, there’s something for everyone close to your new home in Garstang.

Things to see and do

With its regular markets and independent shops, Garstang was named the first Fairtrade Town in the world in the year 2000. The town retains its community feel to this day, with regular events including the annual Arts and Music Festival, the Children’s Festival and the Victorian Christmas Festival to name just a few.

If you want to practice your swing, Garstang Country Hotel and Golf Course is nearby, while Millennium Green is a great place to relax on a summer’s day. For families, there are lots of great kid-friendly attractions close to the town including Old Holly Farm, Brockholes Nature Reserve and Bowland Wild Boar Park.

Lancaster is only a short drive from Garstang, where you’ll find Williamson Park, Lancaster City Museum and Lancaster Castle. The Yorkshire Dales National Park is also within driving distance, ideal for days out in the great outdoors.

Education

For families moving to Garstang, it’s good to know there are a number of excellent school in the local area. Garstang Community Primary School, Nateby Primary School, St Mary’s Catholic Primary School and Broughton High School are all rated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted, while independent education is on offer at Hope House School.

If you have older children, or you’re thinking about studying for a degree yourself, Lancaster University and the University of Central Lancashire are both within commuting distance. 

Getting to Garstang

Located alongside the M6, Garstang is well-connected by road to nearby towns and cities. The town is a 20 minute drive from Lancaster, a 30 minute drive from Preston and 30 minutes from Blackpool. The journey from Manchester takes around one hour depending on traffic.

Travelling further afield, Garstang is a four hour 25 minute drive from London or just two hours 10 minutes from Preston by train to Euston. When it’s holiday time, Manchester Airport is only one hour 10 minutes away from Garstang by car. 

The Links

The Links

Preston New Road, Garstang, PRESTON, LANCASHIRE, PR3 1PB

  • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • £143,995 to £474,995
Wesley Chase

Wesley Chase

Lightfoot Lane, Fulwood, PRESTON, LANCASHIRE, PR2 3LT

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £199,995 to £290,995
Bowland Meadow

Bowland Meadow

Chipping Lane, Longridge, PRESTON, LANCASHIRE, PR3 2NA

  • 2, 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £122,495 to £295,995
Cottam Meadow

Cottam Meadow

Canberra Lane, Cottam, PRESTON, LANCASHIRE, PR4 0NX

  • 2 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £105,997 to £125,995
Hawley Gardens

Hawley Gardens

Ash Road, Thornton-Cleveleys, THORNTON-CLEVELEYS, LANCASHIRE, FY5 4GP

  • 4 bedroom homes
  • From £191,995
The Spinnings

The Spinnings

Blackpool Road, Kirkham, PRESTON, LANCASHIRE, PR4 2RE

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £189,995 to £329,995
Quernmore Park

Quernmore Park

Quernmore Road, Lancaster, LANCASTER, LANCASHIRE, LA1 3JT

Riverside View

Riverside View

New Quay Road, Lancaster, LANCASTER, LANCASHIRE, LA1 5QW

  • 3 bedroom homes
  • From £93,497
Highgate Park

Highgate Park

Texan Close, Warton, PRESTON, LANCASHIRE, PR4 1EY

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £164,995 to £279,995
Victoria Mews

Victoria Mews

Town Lane, Southport, SOUTHPORT, MERSEYSIDE, PR8 6PN

  • 4 bedroom homes
  • From £249,995