Buying and Renting in Ince, Wigan
House hunting can be very stressful but it needn’t be. MHL Estate & Letting Agents can help your find a home in Ince that ticks all your boxes.
With our expert knowledge of the Wigan borough, we can help you decide whether Ince is the place for you.
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Why Choose Ince to Live?
Ince, or Ince-in-Makerfield as it’s officially known, is a suburb in Wigan that is made up of two areas: Higher Ince and Lower Ince. The district sits jointly between Platt Bridge and Hindley, and Wigan with an estimated population of 13,500. Ince uses the WN2 and WN3 postcode.
With its various transport links, Ince is a handy place to live. The Manchester to Southport railway line runs through Ince, separating the Higher and Lower areas, and can be caught at Ince train station. Plenty of buses also run through the area linking Ince with Hindley, Wigan and Leigh.
Schools in Ince, Wigan
When moving to a new location, it’s always good for families with children to scout out the local schools to ensure their children will get the best education to suit their needs.
Ince has a couple of primary schools that cater up to 11 year olds. These are:
- Ince C.E. Primary School, Charles Street, Ince, Wigan, WN2 2AL
- Britannia Bridge Primary School, Winifred Street, Lower Ince, Wigan, WN3 4SD
For families with children approaching or at high school age (11-16 year olds, Ince is host to:
- Rose Bridge Academy, Holt Street, Ince, Wigan, WN1 3HD
Local Facilities in Ince
Ince is home to a large Morrisons supermarket on Makerfield Way that sees customers travel from across the borough to do their weekly shop. Smaller supermarkets and convenience stores are scattered throughout the suburb.
If you or your kids are keen skateboarders, you’ll be interested to hear that Ince is home to one of the borough’s outdoor skate parks. With quarter pipes and a fun box, the skate park may be suited more to novice and intermediate skateboarders but has enough to keep all levels active with the wider area of Walmsley Park offering a play area and greens for ball games to be played and fun to be had.
Situated between Hindley and Wigan, Ince residents can travel to the nearby towns for sports centres, outdoor parks and walks, nightlife and extra shopping opportunities.
Looking to Live in Ince?
If Ince sounds like the place for you, get in touch with MHL Estate & Letting agents today. Whether it’s a bungalow, terraced house, semi or detached property you’re looking to buy or rent in Ince, we can help to find you properties that suit your requirements.
Contact MHL today on 01942 824482