HOUSES FOR SALE IN MOSSLEY HILL
Positioned south of the city of Liverpool, Mossley Hill is a sought-after suburb bordering Allerton and Aigburth. Steeped in local history, this charming location consists of lush greenery, excellent local amenities and a great choice of schools both in and around the area. With such fast and direct links into the city centre, estate agents in Mossley Hill agree that it has remained a popular place to live for many years.
Mossley Hill is home to Greenbank Park, one of the most popular parks in the city. As well as a large conservation area surrounded by trees, Greenbank also boasts football pitches, a children’s playground and an idyllic fishing pond open to visitors to use. The bridge at the northern end of the park makes for a great walk, with many locals spending their weekends here to spot the wildlife that resides in the area. The ever-popular Sefton Park is just a 5-minute drive from Mossley Hill, with Calderstones Park just 8-minutes away – the public area home to a stunning botanical garden within the grounds.
Shopping and Entertainment
Residents of Mossley Hill are spoilt for choice when it comes to dining out, with popular eateries including Gustum Bar and Restaurant, L’Olivetto Liverpool and Tusk Baltic – a great choice for an extensive brunch menu. The Penny Lane Wine Bar is a great place to sit back and relax while you watch the world go by, surrounded by a host of independent and high-street shops to explore.
The Mossley Hill Athletic Club is where all the action happens within the suburb, with the voluntary multi-sport club offering a great choice of facilities such as cricket, football, hockey, tennis, archery, rugby and running. The location is also home to the Mossley Hill L.F.C – a women’s football team who play in the Northern Combination Women’s Football League.
Festivals and Events
Outdoor cinema events, quiz nights and comedy shows are all frequently held in Mossley Hill, with the close-knit community enjoying many festivities throughout the year. Just a short journey into the city centre will showcase the vibrancy of Liverpool’s social calendar, with annual festivals such as Let’s Rock Liverpool, Labl Vegan Fair and Sound City – a 3-day festival celebrating local, national and international emerging artists.
Liverpool is a city that’s steeped in history and culture, from the Royal Liver Building to Liverpool Cathedral – the UK’s largest cathedral showcasing breathtaking panoramic views of the city from the top. The Walk is also home to Speke Hall – a Tudor manor home that draws crowds from across the country to appreciate it’s architecture, gardens and sculptural sound installation consisting of over 300 ceramic bells shaped like mushrooms.
There’s a great choice of schools in Mossley Hill making it an ideal location for families with young children. Mossley Hill Pre-School, Greenbank Primary School and St Anthony of Padua RC Primary School are all popular choices, as are Sudley Junior School and King David High School just several minutes’ drive away. Just a 13-minute drive away from Mossley Hill is the University of Liverpool – a member of the Russell Group, of the UK’s leading research universities.
Due to its great travel connections into the city, properties in Mossley Hill remain popular. This area has a wonderful community spirit and the charming rural vibe of a friendly suburb. The areas surrounding Rose Lane are particularly sought-after locations due to the great choice of retail shops available, with the infamous Penny Lane remaining a great spot for music fans.