Redrow - Sanderling Park, L37
Prices from £209,995 to £224,995
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About the DevelopmentPeople travel from across the region to enjoy the sweeping beaches and dramatic dunes of Formby Beach, lined by National Trust pine forests that are home to rare red squirrels. But for you and your family, it will just be a short walk down the road from Sanderling Park. It’s just one of the things that makes Formby such a sought after place to live for everyone from TV stars to premier league footballers.
Just 12 miles from Liverpool, with direct trains into the heart of the city, Formby offers a quick and easy commute, while for your children, you can choose from two outstanding local high schools. Add in world class golf, the Edwardian charm of Southport and superb local shopping on tree lined avenues, and you have somewhere very special.
Redrow will be offering a choice of 2,3 and 4 bedroom family homes, including apartments in Formby in this desirable development, all available with just 5% deposit through help to buy. Register your interest now and get ready to step up to the luxury lifestyle you’ve always dreamed of.
AmenitiesThere is a Coop convenience store close to the development on Queens Road, with Tesco, Marks and Spencer and Waitrose supermarkets in the town centre.
Elbow Lane, around half a mile from Sanderling Park, is the place to go for all your medical needs, with a choice of two GP surgeries next door to each other, The Village Surgery and The Hollies (call or . Dentists can also be found on the same road at Elbow Lane Dental Care (call .
DiningAs you would expect from a high class area like Formby, your local restaurant choice is exceptional, with a host of highly rated venues to choose from. The Asian tastes of Suay Pan Asian, Zyka and Shantii, the Italian flavours of Don Luigi and Sorrento and the Continental cuisine of Bistro Moulin and Left Bank Brasserie are all highly recommended, along with Effes Turkish restaurant and the gastro pubs The Bay Horse, The Cross House Inn, the Pinewoods and The Sparrowhawk.
EducationAt Redrow we know that high quality education is one of the most important factors in choosing the right home for your family, and Formby will not disappoint. There is a choice of local primary schools, all rated ‘good’ by Ofsted, including St Luke’s C of E Primary, which is within walking distance, Woodlands Primary and St Jerome’s Catholic Primary, which is rated ‘good with outstanding features’.
Older pupils have an even higher standard of schools to choose from, with both Range High School, close to the development, and Formby High School, in the heart of the town, both rated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted.
LeisureWith the wide open beaches and fascinating forests of Formby Point less than a mile away, you’ll feel on holiday every day at Sanderling Park. This area of Special Scientific Interest is perfect for a family day out or just an evening stroll. Golfers couldn’t ask for more, with a string of high quality courses along the coast, including Formby Golf Club, Formby Hall Golf Resort and of course, the Championship course at Royal Birkdale, a regular host of The Open. Grand National week at nearby Aintree Racecourse is also a highlight of both the sporting and social calendars.
For evening entertainment, Formby Little Theatre offers a variety of plays and shows, while Southport Theatre attracts even bigger acts. Liverpool’s Empire Theatre, Everyman and Playhouse, plus the international tours of the Echo Arena are all within easy reach, with the blockbuster movies of the Odeon at Switch island even closer.
ShoppingShopping in Formby is a delight, with a selection of high class independent stores and famous names set along tree lined avenues in The Village. Just twenty minutes by train brings you to the Edwardian arcades of Southport for some of the most sophisticated shopping in the area, while half an hour in the other direction brings you into the heart of Liverpool, with the massive new £1bn Liverpool One development plus the famous Church Street, Bold Street and Cavern Walks.
For out of town shopping for DIY and furniture, head for Switch Island and the retail parks of Aintree.
TransportFormby lies just off the A565 Formby Bypass, midway between Liverpool and Southport both around ten miles away. You can join the M58 and M57 at Switch Island, around seven miles away, opening up the whole of the North West, with Manchester just an hour’s drive.
Trains from Formby Station, around half a mile away, link to Liverpool in just half an hour, stopping in the business district at Moorfields and for shopping at Liverpool Central, with Southport even easier to reach at just 18minutes ride. You can also catch a train direct to Liverpool South Parkway, for Liverpool Airport, avoiding expensive airport parking charges.