You won’t have to look too far for amenities, with a Morrisons supermarket just down the road alongside local convenience stores, a choice of local butchers and a pharmacy. There is also a Tesco superstore in nearby Uddingston.
The Tollcross International Swimming Centre boasts an Olympic swimming pool and hosted the IPC Swimming World Championships in 2015. Other local facilities include the Sir Matt Busby Sports Complex as well as a number of golf courses.
If you’re looking for an afternoon out, make the short journey by train or car to the Showcase Leisure Park, which features a cinema, bowling alley and a choice of fast food restaurants.