Appley Bridge is a sleepy rural village nestled in the Douglas Valley in the heart of Lancashire. Surrounded by countryside and riverside walks, this picturesque village is still within easy reach of the cities of Preston, Liverpool and Manchester, ideal for commuters and those looking to slow the pace a little.
The village of Appley Bridge has a thriving community with all the amenities, including convenience stores, a post office and a number of pubs. Being close to the M6, Appely Bridge is a short drive from the shopping centres of the Grand Arcade Shopping Centre in Wigan and the Concourse Shopping Centre in nearby Skelmersdale.
Things to do
Our new homes in Appley Bridge are surrounded by areas of natural beauty, including the ancient woodland of Fairy Glen, perfect for walking the dog. The nearby town of Wigan has plenty to keep you busy, from sporting events and scenic walks to a number of golf courses.The bustling city of Preston is just 15 miles from Herons Wharf, bringing a variety of activities within reach, including the Guild Wheel cycling trail, which stretches for 21 miles around the city and the villages that surround it.
Appley Bridge is a short drive from the M6 motorway, and is just over a mile and a half from Junction 27, providing a link to Preston, Warrington and Wigan. The village has a train station which has lies on the Southport to Manchester line, providing links to the cities of Wigan and Manchester. Located between Liverpool and Manchester, the village is also within an hours’ drive of both cities’ airports, ideal for holidays without the hassle of a long drive.
Now is a great time to Buy
Low Interest Rates
With interest rates currently on hold at 0.25%, monthly mortgage payments for new buyers are much more affordable than they have been for some time. There’s never been a better time to buy a new home and take advantage of the low interest rates while they last.
Stamp Duty has been cut
With stamp duty rates lower than previous years it has never been a better time to act and purchase a new build home.
Competitive Mortgage Deals
There’s no shortage of competitive mortgages available. With lenders competing to offer low interest products and better deals, it’s a buyers’ market and an ideal time to consider buying a new build home.