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Canal Walk by Gleeson Homes (North West - East)

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Canal Walk

Canal Walk is a new development less than 5 miles from Burnley consisting of two hundred and two 2, 3 and 4 bedroom Gleeson Homes situated on the edge of the semi-rural, picturesque village of Hapton, alongside the Leeds Liverpool canal. The brand new development is surrounded by countryside and is perfect for buyers looking for a tranquil setting for their new home.

Hapton train station is just 2 minutes walk away with hourly trains to Burnley taking only 6 minutes making it perfect for commuters. The train station also provides regular services to Accrington, and across the region to Preston, Blackburn and Manchester. The development is also close to regular bus services to Accrington and Burnley which link to the National Bus Network.

Homes at Canal Walk are located less than four miles from Accrington town centre and Blackburn is around a 25 minute drive Blackburn away. There are good road links via the M65 junction 8 which leads onto the M62 and M6 which are perfect for commutes to Manchester.

Kinderbear Nursery which has been graded ‘Good’ by Ofsted is a mile away. The development is close to primary and secondary schools which have been rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted which include Hapton Church of England/Methodist Primary School, Burnley Ightenhill Primary School and Shuttleworth College. The Accrington and Rossendale College and Dearne Valley College are all under 5 miles away. For further education, the UCLAN Burnley is less than 5 miles away.

A choice of doctors and dentists are based less than 2 miles away with Burnley General Hospital within close proximity. Balderstone Library is less than 2 miles away.

There is a convenience store within walking distance with a Tesco Superstore and Post Office at Padiham which is 1.5 miles away. There are a wide range of shops at Arndale Accrington and many national retailers and market available at Charter Walk Burnley.

The area has lots of public parkland and numerous canal walks with Gawthorpe Hall Elizabeth country house just over 2 miles away. The Thompson Park Boating Lake and Italian Gardens are less than 5 miles away with Ski Rossendale being 7 miles and Blackburn Ice Arena 10 miles away. There are a wide selection of pubs, clubs and restaurants around the Accrington and Burnley area and two leisure centres with swimming pools and gyms.

Overall, Canal Walk is an ideal location for first time buyers who want to escape the hustle and bustle and settle down in a quiet and cosy home amongst rural surroundings.

  1. All homes have parking, driveway or garage
  2. Freehold
  3. Help to Buy available
  4. generous garden



Manchester Road, Hapton, BB12

Opening hours

Open Thursday to Monday from 10am to 5pm

Local Information

Nearest stations:

National Train Station logo Hapton (0.1 miles)
National Train Station logo Rose Grove (1.4 miles)
National Train Station logo Huncoat (1.5 miles)

Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

About Developer

Why Choose Gleeson...
Gleeson has a strong house building reputation built over many generations for quality design and care.

Regeneration... Putting new life into areas with a strong consideration for the local community and affordability.

Traditional... Family homes with modern features and materials, most with their own drives and gardens.

House types... A wide mix of house types from one to four bedrooms, providing balanced communities and homes which local people can afford to buy.

First time buyers... Gleeson build a wide range of specialist homes for the first time buyer.

Incentives... Responsible schemes to assist the purchaser whether first or second time buyers, make Gleeson homes affordable for as many people as possible.

Pricing... In most locations Gleeson provide better value than their competitors.

Layout... Careful layout and thoughtful design avoiding high rise and apartment building wherever possible.

Specification... Excellent specification and personal choices for kitchens, bathrooms and flooring. Building a great product at a realistic price.

Staff... Gleeson staff are well trained to help you through every aspect of your purchase and provide excellent aftercare when you move in.

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