At Paul Fox Properties we like to offer our customers insight into the local areas, the background and history of the place as well as other useful information about what Motherwell has to offer, that other estate agents might not. If you are thinking about selling your property and need an estate agent in Motherwell, please contact us today for a free, no obligation property valuation.
Motherwell is a large town in North Lanarkshire with a population of just over 32,000. It has rich industrial heritage in steel and coal industries. However, nowadays it’s supporting more service-based industries and the North Lanarkshire Council Headquarters are situated in the town.
Places of Interest
- Strathclyde country park – The park has 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.
- Motherwell FC – Motherwell has its own top level football team, which is community focused and family friendly, so why not take in a match or two when living in and around the area.
- North Lanarkshire Heritage Centre – This free family attraction offers a variety of activities for children of all ages, and it also runs a craft programme for both adults and children.
Motherwell offers a number of great public transport links. It has three train stations, the main Motherwell station, as well as Airbles and Shieldmuir. The main station provides direct links to Edinburgh Waverley and Glasgow Central. It also supports the West Coast Main Line from Glasgow to London.
Motherwell has excellent road links as it is located next to the M74 motorway leading to Anglo-Scottish border. Its also located close to the M8 motorway which connects Glasgow and Edinburgh.
We know that for prospective buyers with families that education and schooling are a vital component to consider in the property purchasing process. We are pleased to say that Motherwell has several educational facilities to choose from, which we’ve outlined below to make your search just that little bit easier.