For those looking at houses for sale in Armadale, Ellis Vale offers the perfect mix of suburban living, fantastic local amenities and excellent transport links to vibrant neighbouring cities.
The town is a thriving local community, with independent stores and cafes located on the main high street. ASDA acts as Armadale’s main supermarket, and there’s also a fantastic selection of pubs and restaurants.
Horticultural enthusiasts will be able to get their green fingered fix in the area at the Mill Garden Centre, and for those looking to keep fit and active, the Xcite Armadale leisure centre has a swimming pool, the latest gym equipment and fantastic spa facilities.
All within walking distance of Ellis Vale, the town has an excellent selection of primary and secondary schools, including St Anthony’s RC Primary School, Eastertoun Primary School, Armadale Primary School and Armadale Academy.
Armadale is also home to one of the largest and fast-growing regeneration projects in Scotland. Located just south of the town centre, Southdale is a £400m mixed-used development, with further plans to build a multiplex cinema alongside a host of eateries.
A 10-minute drive from the M8, Armadale is the perfect location for commuters working in the thriving cities of Glasgow to the west and Edinburgh to the east – both can be reached in under 45 minutes. The town also has a train station, offering frequent services to Edinburgh and Glasgow.
For those wanting to explore neighbouring areas, the small town of Bathgate is situated three miles east of Armadale and is well served with restaurant, bars and entertainment facilities. A 30-minute drive east on the A899, you’ll find fantastic brand name shopping facilities at The Centre in nearby Livingston for some retail therapy.