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Hesketh Bank

Hesketh Bank is a quiet rural community located between the seaside town of Southport and the bustling town of Preston. Benefitting from miles of open countryside and the nature-rich Ribble and Alt Estuaries right on its doorstep, the rural location has beauty, nature reserves and employment opportunities right on the doorstep.

Your new home in Hesketh Bank supports a handful of local businesses, a convenience store and small supermarket. The village has its own primary school, recreation grounds and even a light railway. If you’re looking for peace and tranquillity in your new build, Hesketh Bank could be home.

Living in Hesketh Bank

New home, new school

Your welcoming new community in Hesketh Bank has its own primary school, All Saints. Nearby Tarleton Academy and Meols Cop on the outskirts of Southport are the local secondary schools. Southport College of Further Education and Runshaw College in Chorley, welcome students from 16+. If you need a sixth form close to your new build in Hesketh Bank, the local sixth form colleges are King George V in Southport and Cardinal Newman College in Preston. SEN education is well catered for with the Aurora Brooklands School, an independent providing through education or the Presfield High School and Specialist College for older children in Southport.

Shop local to your new build home

Your new home in Hesketh Bank has a supermarket, convenience store, a pharmacy, newsagent's and a deli. If you would like more choice, there are additional supermarkets in nearby Tarleton, around two miles from your new build. Hesketh Bank is within easy drive of both Southport and Preston with every national supermarket and great high street shopping, brand name restaurants and plenty of entertainments. Southport will keep the family entertained, at the Ocean Plaza and Pleasureland, on the beach and on Marine Lake. For a quiet life, the countryside surrounding your new property in Hesketh Bank is ideal for cycling, and you can walk for miles on the beaches and in the pinewoods of Formby and Freshfield.

Great road links from your new property

The A59 is just two miles south of your new home in Hesketh Bank and can speed you to Preston (12 miles) or south to Ormskirk (11 miles). The A565 can take you into Southport (9 miles) with its miles of golden sands, Botanic Gardens, entertainments, shops and restaurants. 

For travel further afield, the M6 is a 10-mile drive from your new build through Leyland (9 miles), linking Birmingham (106 miles) with Carlisle (102 miles). Croston is the nearest railway station, on the Ormskirk branch line which links to mainline services from Preston (13 minutes) or Liverpool (70 minutes). Liverpool’s John Lennon Airport is just over 30 miles to the south, taking about an hour by car.

New build homes Hesketh Bank

Persimmon Homes has a number of new houses in Hesketh Bank and new builds in Lancashire including new homes in Preston and Buckshaw Village. To find out more about our new properties in your area, see our list of Persimmon developments below…