Foxlow Manor, Longton
Old School Drive, Preston, Lancashire, PR45YU
Old School Drive,Preston,Lancashire,PR45YU Map
Foxlow Manor is set close to the heart of Longton, a popular village five miles to the south west of Preston. Here, you will find everything you need from major shopping centres to mainline rail links, all within easy reach of the city. Longton retains a distinctive village atmosphere all of its own, which sets it apart from the city stress.
Foxlow Manor enjoys enviable local amenities with a choice of primary schools and a leading supermarket all within walking distance. The nearby A59 speeds you swiftly to Preston, Liverpool or cities in the North West and motorway network connections beyond.
As a part of our New Heritage Collection, homes within Foxlow Manor enjoy an enchanting combination of traditional charm and the comforts of modern living. With open plan spaces and family friendly living, discover your perfect home in Longton today.
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EducationParents will be delighted with the quality of local education provision and its proximity to their new home. There is a good mix of independent, state and faith school options in the area, for each level of education. Schools that are particularly convenient for Foxlow Manor include Hutton Grammar School on Liverpool Road, All Hallows Catholic Primary School on Crabtree Avenue, Longton Primary School on School Lane and St. Oswald's Catholic Primary School on Chapel Lane. For college age students, Preston College is located on St Vincent's Road, and there is highly regarded university provision at UCLAN on Flyde Road.
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Hutton Grammar School
Liverpool Road, Preston, PR4 5SN
All Hallows Catholic Primary School
Crabtree Avenue, PR1 0LN
Longton Primary School
School Lane, Preston, PR4 5YA
St. Oswald's Catholic Primary School
Chapel Lane, Preston, PR4 5EB
St Vincent's Road, Preston, PR2 8UR
Flyde Road, Preston, PR1 2HE
TransportOur Foxlow Manor development is well located for commuters as Longton lies directly on the A59, which is the main road connecting Liverpool to Preston - though fortunately, a by-pass road takes the majority of traffic, ensuring that the development itself remains quiet. Due to the A59, Preston city centre is just five miles away and Liverpool is just over 25 miles away, making commuting to either destination extremely easy. To go further afield, the main motorway routes of the M6, M61 and M65 are all just a few miles away. Preston Railway Station on Fishergate links with a number of key cities and transport conurbations by high speed rail, including Manchester, Leeds and London – the latter of which can be reached in just two hours. The nearest airport is Blackpool Airport, around 30 minutes away by car, followed by Manchester Airport, which is just over an hour's drive away via the M6 and M56.
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Preston Railway Station
Fishergate, Preston, PR1 8AP
Manchester Airport, Manchester, M90 1QX
LeisureWhen looking for entertainment around the development, you will not be disappointed. To catch the latest releases, just head to the local ODEON cinema, or keep the kids occupied at the YMCA Rural Splash on Station Road. For day trips with the family, head to the beaches of Southport or Blackpool, or visit the Yorkshire Dales and the Lake District. There are also great options very close to your new home, including Longton Brickcroft Nature Reserve and the Martin Mere Wildlife and Wetland Centre. The Leisure Lakes at Tarleton are also a great family favourite, with jet-skiing and paintballing just two of the activities on offer. If you’re interested in sports, then there is also a wide choice. Golf fans will love Ashton and Lea Golf Club and Blackpool Road and there is also the Fulwood Driving Range on Lightfoot Lane.
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Port Way, Ashton On Ribble, Preston, PR2 2YQ
Ashton & Lea Golf Club
Blackpool Road, Preston, PR4 0XA
Fulwood Driving Range
Lightfoot Lane, Preston, PR4 0AE
Rural Splash YMCA
Station Road, Preston, PR4 2HA
DiningThere are plenty of dining establishments in the local area. Some of the most popular local haunts with Foxlow Manor residents include the Fox Club on Liverpool New Road and Mitchells and Butlers on Wham Lane, along with The Swan on Poulton Street and the Black Bull on Liverpool Road. In Longton, the Vine Leaf, Langs, and the Rams Head are also firm favourites. You'll find a wide range of big restaurant names in and around Preston, including Frankie & Benny's, Prezzo, Pizza Express, Nandos and more.
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The Fox Club
Liverpool New Road, Preston, PR4 5JT
Mitchells & Butlers
Farmers Arms, Wham Lane, Preston, PR4 4JS
Poulton Street, Preston, PR4 2AJ
The Black Bull
Liverpool Road, Preston, PR4 5AA
AmenitiesResidents of Foxlow Manor will be pleased to find a range of very high quality amenities on their doorstep. These include Harrison's Dental Practice and Longton Health Centre, where you can access a range of useful health services. For convenient food shopping, Sainsbury's is located on Birch Avenue and Morrisons is located on Mill Street. There is also a Boots nearby, and other services and shops in nearby Longton Village.
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Harrisons Dental Practice, PR4 5EB
Longton Health Centre, PR4 5HA
ShoppingAs well as the local supermarkets, there is an excellent market in Preston, which is particularly well known and has a historic charter. There are also two large shopping centres, Fishergate and St George's, which offer all the big names under a single roof, as well as a large shopping centre in Preston itself. Slightly further afield, but entirely accessible via a short drive or train journey, are the Trafford Centre in Manchester and the Liverpool One Development. Many locals also like to go to Chester and Southport for days out shopping.
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Birch Avenue, Preston, PR1 OLP
Mill Street, Preston, PR4 2AN
St George's Shopping Centre
Preston, PR1 2TU
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* Research conducted by National Energy Services and commissioned by the New Homes Marketing Board.