Deciding where to live can always be a hard place to start. But, do you enjoy long walks with picturesque views or dining out at well reviewed establishments? Well Hindley could be the town for that perfect property that you are looking for.
Borsdane Woods is a brilliant place for a quiet walk and consists of approximately 2.55 hectares of mixed broadleaf trees including species such as oak, ash, birch, cherry, hazel, hawthorn, blackthorn and dog rose, as well as 1.54 hectares of open ground. With trees many hundreds of years old, the wood has remained relatively unchanged for centuries and is home to a wide variety of wildlife. The wood follows the course of the Borsdane Brook which is the boundary between Hindley and Westhoughton and the Metropolitan Boroughs of Wigan and Bolton. The brook flows through Wigan, Pennington Flash and into the Glaze Brook.
Amberswood and Low Hall were created as a result of mining, but today are areas rich in wildlife and ready to be explored. Amberswood is a 160 hectare nature reserve at the heart of Greenheart. The area has many different environments to discover, from woodlands to wildflowers meadows, grasslands to wetlands. This mix of habitats support many birds, insects and mammals.
Schools in Hindley
Moving to an area for the purpose of locating children to a new or better school are all valid reasons to move house. You can view a schools Ofsted report which can be requested through their official website or sometimes accessible through downloading, giving you the peace of mind and opportunity to make an educated decision to what you feel is right for your child’s education.
- Castle Hill St Philip’s C.E. Primary School
- Hindley All Saints’ C.E. Primary School
- Hindley Junior and Infant School
- St Benedict’s Catholic Primary School
- St Peter’s C.E. Primary School
Living Life In Hindley
Do you have children and do they enjoy going to the fair? Of course they do. The well-known Silcock Fair appears on the market about 6 times a year offering a great day / afternoon out for the family.
“I am proud to say that we have a wonderful idyllic family park called Leyland Park that is often during the year used to host local events. The park offers opportunities for people to come together, enjoy exercising and children to play safely.”
What Do I Do Next To Finding A New Home To Rent Or Buy In Hindley?
At MHL, our estate agent representatives have an abundance of knowledge and expertise so we can advise you at every step of your search. Our website offers home buyers the opportunity to search at their leisure in the comfort of their own home. With an extensive portfolio of homes for sale in Wigan including many first time homes, 1 and 2 bedroom flats and family detached properties, we hope we have something right for you. Whether you are ready to start viewing or need more advice but looking for a property, we can assist you with delay, so you can decide just what you are looking for in a new home. Call our friendly staff at MHL Estate and Letting Agents in Hindley on 01942 824482