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Glenboig is a pretty little village that has enjoyed significant recent investment. At the heart of your new community is the Glenboig Life Centre - a beautiful purpose built space overlooking the local loch, with a cafe, events and life classes devoted to supporting local residents to lead happier and healthier lives. Your new home in Glenboig is part of a dynamic tight knit community that's proud to support one another. 

The village has a small collection of shops including a convenience store, newsagents, hairdresser, fish & chips, brasserie and cafe. There's a playground and lots of green space for everyone to enjoy. Close to your new build in Glenboig is a nursery school, Glenboig Primary School and Our Lady & St Joseph's Primary School all on the same campus at the eastern tip of the village. Your new build in Glenboig is just 10 miles from Glasgow, offering an easy commute via the A/M80 and M73 to M8.

Living in Glenboig

Fun and shopping on the doorstep

There's no need to drive, your new build in Glenboig has a convenience store, a Post Office, newsagents and takeaways. Though, if you do fancy shopping till you drop, you can head into Glasgow - just 20 minutes train journey from nearby Gartcosh - or take a drive to Coatbridge (4 miles) for retail parks and shopping centres. For families with children, the Garnqueen Loch in the Glenboig Village Park has a play area, multi-use games area and a skate park within walking distance of your new home. 

Easy travels straight from your new build 

Your new home in Glenboig is to the east of the M73 which links the M80, the M8 and the M74. The M80 joins the M9 just south of Stirling, while the M8 takes you to Edinburgh where it joins the city ring road and the M74 becomes the A74(M) as it heads south to the borders, where it joins the M6. Glasgow Airport is 20 miles to the west at Paisley. It’s an easy commute by train into Glasgow from Gartcosh Station to Glasgow Queen Street, with a convenient average journey time of 20 minutes.

An abundance of green space from your new house

Your new home in Glenboig is surrounded by parks and countryside including the Gartcosh Nature Reserve and the Seven Lochs Wetland Park. The Drumpellier Country Park at Coatbridge covers 500 acres of moorland, woodland, two natural lochs, a Visitor Centre, an adventure playground and an all-important café. If you want to head for the high ground, the Campsie Fells are an easy drive to the north or the Pentland Hills offer great walking and views to the east.

New builds and new houses in Glenboig

Persimmon Homes has a number of new houses available in Glenboig and new builds in North Lanarkshire including new homes in Gartcosh and Cumbernauld. To find out more about our available properties in your area, see our list of Persimmon developments below…