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Paul Fox Properties has been based in Bellshill for almost 20 years. We have extensive area and industry knowledge of Bellshill properties. But not only that, we know the key factors that people like to consider when looking to buy a new home in a new area. To help make this process a little easier we have highlighted what Bellshill has to offer its residents. If you are thinking about selling your property and need an estate agent in Bellshill, please contact us today for a free, no obligation property valuation.

History

Bellshill has a population of just over 20,000 people and is part of North Lanarkshire district. It has an industrial history with coal mining and iron production. It also has a strong association with the creative arts as it was home to singer Sheena Easton and indie rock bands such as Teenage Fanclub, the Soup Dragons and the BMX Bandits.

Places of Interest

  • The Sir Matt Busby Sports Complex – Named after the late Manchester United legend who was born and brought up in the area, the Sports Centre offers an Olympic standard pool, a large hall and health suite.
  • Bellshill Golf Club – An 18-hole course, in good condition which offers any golfer a challenge irrespective of handicap.
  • Strathclyde country park –This country park is within walking distance of parts of the town, offers beautiful surroundings and is one of the most popular family attractions in central Scotland. It is also renowned for its water sports facilities to allow you to take up a new hobby or to have a fun day out with family.
  • M & D Theme Park – Situated within Strathclyde park, this large amusement park has a variety of entertainment facilities including rollercoaster, water rides and is home to Scotland’s only indoor tropical rainforest, Amazonia.

Transport Links

Given its central location, Bellshill is ideally placed for transport links. With both the M74 and the M8 la few minutes’ drive away, you have great access to the central belt of Scotland including Glasgow and Edinburgh making it accessible to the international airports. The Bellshill train station also provides services between Glasgow and Edinburgh.

Education

Education and schooling facilities are a key factor in the decision-making process when families are looking to buy a home. Therefore, we have provided the contact details of the local schools in Bellshill to make your search just that that little bit easier.

Secondary Schools

Bellshill Academy

Main Street
Bellshill
BELLSHILL
Lanarkshire
ML4 1AR
Tel: 01698 747585
Website: www.bellshillacademy.thelearningcentre.org/

Cardinal Newman High School

Main Street
Bellshill
BELLSHILL
Lanarkshire
ML4 3DW
Tel: 01698 747593
Website: https://blogs.glowscotland.org.uk/nl/CardinalNewmanWebsite/

Primary Schools

Holy Family Primary School

Hope Street
Mossend
BELLSHILL
Lanarkshire
ML4 1QA
Tel: 01698 747108
Website: https://blogs.glowscotland.org.uk/nl/holyfamily/

Lawmuir Primary School

Footfield Road
Orbiston
BELLSHILL
Lanarkshire
ML4 2BY
Tel: 01698 747130
Website: https://blogs.glowscotland.org.uk/nl/LawmuirBlog/

St Gerard’s Primary School

Kelvin Road
Bellshill
BELLSHILL
Lanarkshire
ML4 1LN
Tel: 01698 745555
Website: https://blogs.glowscotland.org.uk/nl/StGerardsBlog/

Mossend Primary School

Calder Road
Mossend
BELLSHILL
Lanarkshire
ML4 2RH
Tel: 01698 747315
Website: https://blogs.glowscotland.org.uk/nl/mossendps/

Noble Primary School

Shirrell Avenue
North Road
BELLSHILL
Lanarkshire
ML4 1JR
Tel: 01698 748372
Website: https://blogs.glowscotland.org.uk/nl/nobleprimary/

Sacred Heart Primary School

Liberty Road
Bellshill
BELLSHILL
Lanarkshire
ML4 2ES
Tel: 01698 747134
Website: https://blogs.glowscotland.org.uk/nlSacredHeartPrimary/

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