Nestling between the Lancashire market towns of Leyland and Chorley, Buckshaw Village is a hugely desirable home location within Lancashire. Currently home to approximately 4,000 residents, the area is growing rapidly due to its intense popularity.
Buckshaw Village is a new residential area that has been developed with families in mind. The village benefits from stunning new purpose-built community facilities such as The Hub, an exciting centre featuring a wide selection of family-friendly amenities, including a dedicated nursery, beauty salon, after school club and café. Other convenient amenities on Buckshaw Village's doorstep include excellent local schools, a new purpose-built health centre with doctors and dentists, a sports centre (including a swimming pool) and a brand new Tesco store for your weekly shop. The village is currently well-served by Trinity Primary School, with imminent plans to open another in order to accommodate the village’s popularity.
Buckshaw Village lies within easy commuting distance of all the major North West towns and cities and is well placed for travel throughout the UK. The location has its very own railway station, Buckshaw Parkway, which provides frequent services to Manchester, Manchester Airport, Preston and Blackpool. Balshaw Lane station in Euxton is also minutes away, and additional stations can be found slightly further afield in Leyland and Chorley, providing convenient services to many of the above destinations and beyond.
Those who prefer to take the bus will be pleased with the local services, with regular daily services to nearby towns such as Chorley, Leyland and Preston. Buckshaw Village is also excellent for cycling options, with an award-winning network of cycle paths, including Cycle Route 55 on the National Network.
As for air travel, Buckshaw Village is within easy reach of both Manchester Airport and Liverpool John Lennon Airport, both less than an hour’s drive away. Manchester Airport is the third busiest in the world; many airline services operate from it to destinations such as Europe, North America and the Caribbean, while John Lennon Airport provides a range of domestic services and scheduled flights to locations across Europe.
On weekends you can explore the sights and attractions of one of the nearby towns, or catch the train to Manchester, Preston or Blackpool for a fun day out. There are several green spaces close to the area perfect for a peaceful walk, including Bluebell Woods, Cuerden Valley Park and Worden Park. Meanwhile, fitness enthusiasts can make the most of the sports centre within Buckshaw Village and other leisure facilities including gyms and golf clubs in neighbouring Leyland and Chorley.
There are two primary schools and a nursery in Buckshaw Village, with a wider selection of schooling for all ages just a short drive away in the neighbouring towns.