New Build Homes in Walkden

Walkden, situated in Greater Manchester's Salford, is a lively suburban town just 6 miles northwest of Manchester city centre. It offers a mix of homes, shops, and local services, making it a popular place to live for all ages. With Manchester nearby, residents enjoy easy access to city amenities and jobs, and it also has its own community feel and attractions, providing a comfortable and balanced lifestyle with the benefits of both suburban and urban living.

Situated just 6 miles northwest of Manchester city centre, Walkden offers easy access to amenities and employment opportunities

Walkden boasts a range of shops in Walkden retail park, restaurants, and local services

Walkden train station is in the heart of the town and offers direct services to Manchester

The town is surrounded by parks and green areas, such as Blackleach country park and Parr Fold park

The town is home to several schools, including Walkden High School with an Ofsted rating of ‘Good’



With a population of around 20,000, Walkden is an ideal destination for prospective homebuyers looking for the close-knit feel of a small town and the convenience of a big city. Positioned just 6 miles northwest of Manchester city centre, Walkden offers accessibility to amenities and employment opportunities while retaining its suburban charm. 

The town boasts a diverse array of shops, restaurants, and local services and the central Walkden train station provides great connectivity to Manchester and beyond, making commuting into the big city a breeze. 

Surrounded by lovely parks and green areas like Blackleach Country Park and Parr Fold Park, Walkden is great for dog walkers, runners and cyclists, and Worsley leisure centre, conveniently located in the heart of Walkden offers a gym, pool and sauna, which makes this town ideal for those who like to keep fit.

Additionally, families are drawn to Walkden for its excellent education options, with schools such as Walkden High School, boasting an Ofsted rating of 'Good'.

With its unbeatable location, vibrant amenities, lush green spaces, and top-notch schools, Walkden presents an attractive proposition for those considering purchasing a new home, promising a fulfilling and well-rounded lifestyle for residents of all ages.

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Walkden enjoys excellent transport links. Its central train station, Walkden Railway Station, offers direct services to Manchester Victoria and beyond, and the town benefits from proximity to major roads like the A6 and the A580 East Lancashire Road, providing swift access to nearby cities and motorway networks. These transport connections ensure convenient commuting and travel opportunities for residents.

If Walkden is a place you’d like to call home, you’ll find a range of new developments and homes for sale in and around Walkden with Wain Homes.