Enjoy loch-side living with a beautiful new home in North Lanarkshire
Our new Lochside development, ideally located on the western edge of the village of Gartcosh, is sure to have a new home that’s perfect for you. A popular location for families in North Lanarkshire, Gartcosh is blessed with excellent local amenities and fantastic transport links to Glasgow and beyond.
Living at Lochside means you can enjoy the best of both worlds - a peaceful location next door to a nature reserve, yet within minutes of the heart of the vibrant city centre.
Lochside is perfectly placed for commuters, with the M8, M80 and M73 motorways easily accessible for travel north, west, east and south. Gartcosh train station is within walking distance, providing regular speedy rail links with Glasgow Queen Street. And for travel further afield for leisure or business, Glasgow Airport is just over 19 miles away and boasts a wide range of national and international destinations.
Our Lochside development is part of an exciting, dynamic period of growth for Gartcosh as part of the Gartcosh/Glenboig Community Growth Area scheme. Living here means you’ll benefit from a host of brand new community amenities, including generous open spaces, play and leisure facilities. Persimmon Homes will provide a play area on the development and then contribute towards schools and transport.
Glasgow city centre is easily accessible via rail with the journey time from Gartcosh to Glasgow Queen Street just 15 minutes. The Fort Shopping Centre is 3.2 miles away with its vast choice of shops, Vue cinema, gym and array of well-known restaurants. Other fun days out can be had at the Time Capsule Complex in Coatbridge which is 4.2 miles away and home to an extensive waterpark, ice skating rink, soft play area and restaurants.
Boasting an abundance of wildlife, Gartcosh Nature Reserve plays an important role in protecting different species as it’s home to the largest colony of great crested newt in Scotland. It’s also part of the Seven Lochs Wetland Park which is an exciting new project, well on its way to becoming a major new heritage park for Scotland.
Our Community Champions programme was established in 2015 and has already donated more than £3 million to over 3,500 good causes across Great Britain. Every month whilst the programme is running, our 32 regional businesses together give away 64 donations of up to £1,000 each. It's easy to apply for your local good cause.
Persimmon Homes is delighted to be joining forces with Team GB: the Great Britain and Northern Ireland Olympic Team run by the British Olympic Association, to give away an amazing £1 million to support children across England, Wales and Scotland.
Our hugely successful Community Champions programme has already donated more than £1 million to good causes in England, Wales and Scotland. Every month we give away 60 donations of up to £1,000 each to local groups and charities.