New Homes in Preston

 

Live the life

Whether you’re exploring the countryside, taking the kids to the park or cheering on your local football team, there are lots of great things to keep you busy near your new home in Preston. With great transport links to Blackburn, BlackpoolManchester and beyond, Preston could be the right place for you and your family to settle.

Things to see and do

Preston is a lively town full of great attractions, from the Harris Museum and Art Gallery and Preston Docks to Preston Guildhall & Charter Theatre and the Museum of Lancashire. Avenham and Miller Parks are both popular places to enjoy a relaxing walk, especially through the picturesque Japanese Garden.

If you’re moving to Preston with children, they’ll love taking a ride on a heritage train at Ribble Steam Railway, meeting the animals at Turbary Woods Owl and Bird of Prey Sanctuary, and exploring the unique Bowland Wild Boar Park.

For a breath of fresh air, you can go on a family walk at Beacon Fell Country Park, discover the walled garden at Cuerden Valley Park or spot wildlife from the hides at Brockholes Nature Reserve.

If you’re a sports fan, you can watch Championship side Preston North End F.C. play their home matches at Deepdale or enjoy a leisurely round at Preston Golf Club.

Education

For families moving to the town, finding the right school is probably at the top of your priority list. There are a large number of ‘outstanding’ schools in the local area, including St Gregory's Catholic Primary School, Ribbleton Avenue Infant School, Ashton-on-Ribble St Andrew's Church of England Primary School, Preston Muslim Girls High School, Archbishop Temple School, A Church of England Specialist College, Our Lady's Catholic High School and Penwortham Girls' High School.

If your children are thinking about studying for a degree, the University of Central Lancashire is based in the town while Lancaster University and Manchester’s many universities are within commuting distance.

Getting to Preston

Preston has very good transport links by road and rail, making it a popular place for commuters to live. The town is a 35 minute drive or 15 minute train journey from Lancaster, while the journey from Blackpool to Preston takes 30 minutes by car or 25 minutes by train. The town is 25 minutes away from Blackburn by car or 20 minutes by train, while Manchester can be reached in 45 minutes by train or 55 minutes by car.

Travelling further afield, there’s a direct train to London from Preston that takes two hours 30 minutes to reach Euston station. If you’re going on holiday, Blackpool Airport is only a 30 minute drive from the town, while Manchester Airport can be reached in around 50 minutes.

 

Cottam Meadow

Cottam Meadow

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

  • 2 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £105,997 to £125,995
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
Highgate Park

Highgate Park

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

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £164,995 to £279,995
The Spinnings

The Spinnings

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

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £189,995 to £329,995
The Links

The Links

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

  • 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • £143,995 to £474,995
Victoria Mews

Victoria Mews

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

  • 4 bedroom homes
  • From £249,995
Hawley Gardens

Hawley Gardens

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

  • 4 bedroom homes
  • From £187,995
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
Rosaline Gardens

Rosaline Gardens

Manchester Road, Prescot, PRESCOT, MERSEYSIDE, L34 1AA

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £181,995 to £220,995
Nomvula Park

Nomvula Park

Waterpark Drive, Knowsley, LIVERPOOL, MERSEYSIDE, L28 3QA

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £159,995 to £239,995
Brindley Gardens

Brindley Gardens

Cook Road, Rochdale, ROCHDALE, GREATER MANCHESTER, OL16 4AQ

Kings Quarter

Kings Quarter

Stretton Road, Stretton, WARRINGTON, WA4 4NT

  • 4 bedroom homes
  • £335,950 to £385,995
Saviours Place

Saviours Place

Stretton Road, Stretton, WARRINGTON, WA4 4NT

  • 3 bedroom homes
  • £259,995 to £302,995
Imagine Place

Imagine Place

Dunlop Road, Speke, LIVERPOOL, MERSEYSIDE, L24 1YD

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £178,995 to £264,995
Fender Mews, Upton

Fender Mews, Upton

Manor Drive, Upton, WIRRAL, MERSEYSIDE, CH49 4PQ

  • 3 and 4 bedroom homes
  • £217,995 to £259,995