Eccles town centre boasts a good choice of shopping needs all accessible within 1 mile from the development with an approximate walking time of 15 minutes. The town centre has a post office, a number of pubs and eateries. Eccles Shopping Centre provides a selection of high street stores, banks and pharmacies.
The M602 motorway is just 1.2 miles from the development. Locally Trafford Park is located just 2 miles from the development and Salford Quays just 3 miles. Eccles Metrolink (under 1 mile) is just a 15 minute walk from the development, services start from 05:48 to Salford Quays, Deansgate Manchester, St Peters Square Manchester, Piccadilly Gardens and Ashton under Lyne.
There are a total of 10 Primary schools within a 1 mile radius and 6 Secondary Schools within a 2 mile radius from the development. Primary Schools include; St Andrews C of E Primary School and St Marys RC School. Secondary Schools include Ellesmere Park High School. Further education is catered for by Manchester Metropolitan University (6 miles) provides degrees and master degrees in Business law, Education, Science and Engineering, Fashion and a School of Art.
Manchester City Centre (5 miles) is the closest major City within the area and provides all that is expected of an established City. Manchester offers a multitude of well-known high-street branded stores such as Next, Debenhams, Marks & Spencer’s, Selfridges, John Lewis and many more as well as some recognised Restaurants with Rio Ferdinand’s Rosso restaurant, Bem Brazil, Jamie Oliver’s and Piccolinos just to name a few.