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New homes go on sale at Raven’s Cliff, Ravenscraig

11th October 2013 Print
Raven's Cliff in Ravenscraig

Taylor Wimpey West Scotland is delighted to announce that new homes are now on sale at its Raven’s Cliff development - part of the multi-million pound re-development and masterplan design to create Scotland’s first new town in over 50 years on the site of the former Ravenscraig steelworks near Motherwell.

Raven’s Cliff, offers a range of 97 new homes in a variety of styles and sizes to appeal to a wide range of customers. The development boasts a mix of two and three bedroom terraced and semi detached homes, four bedroom townhouses, as well as three and four bedroom detached family homes. Prices start from £140,000 for three bedroom semi detached family homes.

The overall masterplan design brief will transform the area, and it is part of a multi-million pound regeneration programme that will see facilities for the community delivered alongside a range of new homes by a variety of developers that will include shops, schools, parks leisure facilities and improved transport links.

Ravenscraig itself is located within the heart of North Lanarkshire with both Motherwell and Wishaw nearby to offer a good mix of local amenities including shops, restaurants as well as a choice of schools making this a popular location for families. New leisure facilities are already open at the Ravenscraig Regional Sports Facility - offering a wealth of ways to stay fit and healthy including indoor and outdoor football pitches, athletics and badminton.

For the outdoor enthusiast, the 400 hectares of Strathclyde Country Park are within easy reach of Raven’s Cliff offering a plethora of country walks and outdoor pursuits to keep the whole family amused.

Buyers will be impressed with the exceptional transport links into Glasgow and beyond that this location offers. The M8 and M74 motorways are within minutes of Ravenscraig ensuring that most of Scotland’s central belt is within easy commuting distance, plus local train stations at both Motherwell and Carfin offer regular services into Glasgow.

Audrey Ross is sales and marketing director for Taylor Wimpey West Scotland: “This is a really exciting development for Taylor Wimpey to be part of. When you consider there is a vision to create Scotland’s first new town in 50 years here, then buying a new home at Raven’s Cliff will give buyers a chance to own their own slice of local history.

“Our development will offer an impressive choice of stylish family homes from our latest Scottish range that utilising the principles of ‘Designing Places’ to deliver a development aiming to create varied streetscapes and spaces. We will introduce features that includes focal points within many of the street-scenes, as well as character areas which are essentially shared spaces in a residential zone which provide a focus for social interaction.

“Character areas will be real assets to the overall feel of this development with trees, landscaping and street furniture creating a social space in preference to the traditional facility for cars. There will also be a ‘natural’ style play-area that creates a visually attractive yet fun place for children to play.

“Raven’s Cliff ticks so many boxes for potential buyers – it’s got a fantastic location that makes it as easy to get into Glasgow or indeed Edinburgh as it is to move around the region so it’s a fantastic base.

“Our range of new homes ensures there’s a style to satisfy the needs of many customers regardless of where they are on the property ladder. First-time buyers will be impressed with our two and three bedroom homes, whilst families have a good choice of three and four bedroom homes and townhouses to choose from.”

For more information visit the sales information centre located off Raven’s Cliff Road, Ravenscraig, near Motherwell which is open Thursday to Monday from 11.00am-5.30pm. Alternatively visit

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