Sitting north of Stockport town centre, and just 6 miles south of Manchester City centre, Reddish and the surrounding areas are popular choices for new and established families to set up home.
With a population of nearly 30,000 people across more than 13,000 households, there are several ‘Outstanding’ and ‘Good’ schools for local children to thrive at including Reddish Vale Nursery and St. Joseph’s Primary. Parks include Reddish Green Playground, North Reddish Park and Houldsworth Park whilst Reddish Vale Country Park & Farm is a popular outdoor space for keen walkers & dog owners. Centred around the buzz of Houldsworth Square, the residents of Reddish and the surrounding areas have a host of amenities on their doorstep including Morrisons supermarket, The Carousel bistro pub, the locally renowned Dolphin chippy and the array of arts, crafts, and independent retailers at Broadstone Mill.
Property across Reddish and the surrounding areas remains more affordable than some neighbouring districts making this area popular for First Time Buyers. The area is also a buy-to-let hotspot due to its affordable housing and high tenant demand. Whilst Reddish North generally comprises chimney pot terraces, and of course Victoria and Elisabeth mill conversions, Reddish South and the surrounding areas offer a more varied range of properties including some detached residences. The average house price in SK5 is £205,484 (Zoopla March 2023).
Reddish and the surrounding areas are easily accessible by Car (A57, M56, M60), Bus (201,203), Train (Reddish North) and Bicycle (Fallowfield Loop).