In a secluded spot away from the hustle and bustle, yet with all the amenities you’ll ever need nearby, when it comes to the right location, Somerville ticks all the right boxes.
Take a walk up Main Street and you’ll soon discover that everything you need is here. From a choice of independent shops, high street stores, banks, convenience stores, plus lots of places to get a bite to eat. A large Morrisons supermarket is also just around the corner, less than half a mile from the development.
Our development is situated on the very site that produced the best known vacuum cleaners in the world. Cambuslang is rich in history and is why we carefully chose this area to start your bright, new future.
Glasgow is just under 7 miles away and when to comes to getting there you have lots of options. Junction 2A of the M74 is close by, taking you directly into the city centre. There’s a handy Park and Ride close by and even closer to home is Cambuslang Station. ScotRail run regular services from here, taking you into Glasgow Central in just 10 minutes.
This part of South Lanarkshire is perfect for those who enjoy a healthy lifestyle. The area has lots of well-marked cycle paths and lanes. You can pick these up near to your door where you can follow the clearly signposted routes to Glasgow, the local school and more. South Lanarkshire Lifestyle Eastfield, the first integrated community, leisure, lifestyle and social care centre in Scotland is on your doorstep. There’s a pool, gym, health suites, fitness studio and more here.
If you enjoy getting out in the fresh air, there are plenty of parks in the area. Nearby Quarryfield Park is a great place to stretch the legs, there’s a children’s play area here too. There’s also Cathkin Braes Country Park. Famous for its panoramic views of the region, this 500-acre park is the highest point in Glasgow. On a clear day, many of the regions mountain ranges can be seen from this vantage point.
A great location for families, there’s a good choice of schools nearby. The much-acclaimed James Aiton Primary School is a short walk away and can be accessed via the nearby cycle route. For older children, Trinity High School is less than a mile away.
Out and about
With Glasgow so close to home, and so easy to get to, it’s easy to enjoy everything that this modern and vibrant city has to offer. Shopping or dining, arts and culture, or great nightlife, you’ll never run out of things to do. Plus, with the M8 so easy to get to, the fabulous city of Edinburgh is just over 1 hour away.
If you love great days out, our new Somerville development is the place for you. M&D’s - Scotland’s premiere Theme Park is only a 20-minute drive away. There are amazing rides and attractions for everyone – even the smaller members of the family. Plus, glow in the dark indoor bowling, huge soft play areas, bars, restaurants and Scotland’s only indoor tropical rainforest packed with exotic animals, birds and creepy crawlies.
Or if you fancy something a little more sedate, take a trip to Seven Lochs Wetland Park. With over 20 sq. km of lochs, parks, woodlands, it’s destined to become Scotland’s largest urban nature park. This tranquil oasis is just a 15-minute drive from your door.