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The Vistas is a development of new homes in Westhoughton, benefitting from good local amenities and easily commutable to Bolton, Salford, Manchester and Wigan. Constructed in a variety of styles, the 3 and 4-bedroom properties are designed to appeal to first-time buyers, small families and professionals working in Greater Manchester.
This development is currently marketed from our Manchester office.
3 and 4-bedroom homes
Garages, or allocated parking to all properties
Around five miles to Bolton town centre
20 minutes by car from Salford and Wigan
About 30 minutes’ drive to Manchester city centre
Collingwood Way, Westhoughton, BL5 3TT
Westhoughton lies to the southwest of Bolton, and falls within the boundaries of Greater Manchester. From junction 5 of the M61, The Vistas is less than a 10-minute drive away.
Westhoughton offers an impressive number of sports facilities, covering a range of interests. Westhoughton Cricket Club, Westhoughton Equestrian Centre, and Westhoughton Community Leisure Centre, which has a swimming pool, are all approximately five minutes’ drive from The Vistas.
Golfers have the choice of three courses nearby: Westhoughton Golf Club, and Hart Common Golf Club are both around a 5-minute car journey away, and Hindley Hall Golf Club can be accessed by car in less than 15 minutes. Football fans will find the Macron Stadium, home of the Bolton Wanderers FC, 10-minutes’ drive from the development, and Old Trafford less than a 30-minute car journey drive away. An indoor trampoline park is located approximately one mile from The Vistas; a bowling alley and multiplex cinema can be found three miles away at Middlebrook retail park.
Further afield, Bolton city centre is home to several museums, theatres and comedy clubs, and Manchester is well-known for its attractions such as art galleries, museums and historical buildings, in addition to an array of live music venues. Manchester’s Trafford Centre shopping mall offers a range of family entertainment, and is around 30 minutes’ drive from the development.
For shopping close to home, there are several supermarkets and a local market within a five-minute drive of The Vistas, and Middlebrook retail park is under three miles away. There are a number of restaurants nearby, including Casa Nostra, which serves a contemporary Italian menu, and Provenance Food Hall and Restaurant, a fine dining establishment with a focus on local, seasonal produce. Both are within 10 minutes’ walk of the development.
A broader retail and dining choice is offered in the commercial hubs of Bolton and Manchester, which both lie less than 30 minutes’ drive away. Bolton benefits from a variety of high-street names, local retailers and a large indoor market, in addition to an assortment of casual chain and independent eateries.
Shopping in Manchester is diverse, with all tastes catered for in its several retail districts. The Manchester Arndale complex has a large number of international stores, while Selfridges and Harvey Nichols each offer a luxury shopping experience. The fashionable Northern Quarter has an array of vintage and designer boutiques.
Manchester is also the ideal destination for an upscale dining experience; notable restaurants include Adam Reid at The French, which serves modern British cuisine, and The Rabbit in the Moon, renowned for its innovative Asian fusion menu.
For families at The Vistas, a number of well-regarded schools are in the local area. Sacred Heart RC Primary School is approximately five minutes’ walk from the development, and St Bartholomew’s CE Primary School is around 10 minutes away on foot. The Gates Primary School, and St Thomas Chequerbent CE Primary School are approximately five minutes away by car.
For secondary students, Westhoughton High School is less than 15 minutes’ walk away. Other nearby secondary schools include Ladybridge High School, and Atherton Community School, both around a 15-minute car journey from home. Further education is offered at Bolton College, located within 15 minutes’ drive of The Vistas. Programmes include academic and vocational courses as well as apprenticeships, and adult learning opportunities.
For those pursuing higher education, the University of Bolton provides postgraduate and undergraduate courses and is situated in the town centre, 30 minutes away. These new homes in Westhoughton are also within commuting distance of Edge Hill University in Ormskirk, the University of Salford, Manchester Metropolitan University, and the University of Manchester, which was ranked 54th in The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018.
A convenient base for professionals working in the Greater Manchester region, Westhoughton benefits from excellent transport links around the area. For travel into Manchester and Salford, the A6, which links to the M61, is half a mile from The Vistas. The A58 for Bolton and Wigan is around five minutes away by car.
There are two railway stations within easy reach of the development. Westhoughton railway station can be reached in approximately five minutes on foot, and a second railway station, Daisy Hill, is about a mile away. Both offer direct connections to destinations such as Manchester Victoria, Manchester Airport, Wigan Wallgate and Leeds.
Bus stops for local and regional services are on Church Street, a five-minute walk from the development.
For air travel, Manchester Airport is around a 30-minute car journey from Westhoughton, and less than an hour by direct train from Westhoughton station.
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