New homes in Newton Mearns
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Sitting on the edge of Glasgow in East Renfrewshire, Newton Mearns is a suburb within close distance of both city and countryside.
With a friendly community and great transport links, new homes in Newton Mearns are highly sought-after, and great for families and professionals.
Newton Mearns is close to various sporting facilities including the Emirates Arena, and Tollcross International Swimming Centre, which has an Olympic sized pool.
Newton Mearns itself has a leisure centre, library, small shopping centre and a choice of restaurants.
Places of interest
Newton Mearns is close to a number of cultural sights and attractions. In Glasgow itself, there’s the Glasgow Science Centre, Gallery of Modern Art and the Riverside Museum. Coats Observatory - the oldest in Scotland - is a 25 minute drive away in nearby Paisley.
Closer to home, Newton Mearns is surrounded by lovely period properties and historic buildings, including Mearns Castle, Pollock Castle and Greenback House. The countryside is close by, and Rouken Glen Park has great green spaces within the city boundaries.
Newton Mearns also has a strong sporting culture, complete with local golf club, rugby club, tennis club and amateur football teams. For those who prefer to watch, don’t miss out on the chance to experience one of football’s greatest rivalries between Rangers FC and Celtic FC.
Mearns Castle High School ranks very highly as one of Scotland’s top secondary schools. For Higher Education, the University of Glasgow is considered one of the best institutions in the UK.
Located just 7 miles south west of Glasgow, Newton Mearns is within easy commuting distance to and from the city. To reach the centre, a journey by car will take 20 minutes along the M8 and M77.
The town has two railway stations, Patterton and Whitecraigs, which both connect with Glasgow Central within 20 minutes. Edinburgh can be reached in 1 hour and 10 minutes by car, or 1 hour and 45 minutes by train.
Glasgow Airport is 15 miles away in neighbouring Paisley. For day trips, Kilmarnock can be reached in 20 minutes by car, while East Kilbride is just 15 minutes away.