Gerards Park is prominently situated on College Street in St Helens, Merseyside. The estate is ideally located only half a mile from the town centre on the main arterial route leading to the A580 (East Lancashire Road).
Sitting 6 miles north of the River Mersey, St Helens is ideally located benefitting from excellent transport links. Liverpool is 11 miles to the west and the centre of Manchester is only 23 miles away. St Helens is well served by Motorway links with the east / west corridors of the M58 and M62 to the north and south of the town respectively. The town is also served by the parellel running north / south routes of the M57 and M6 to the east and west. The M6 runs a few miles to the eastern side of the town centre, with Junction 23, at Haydock, serving both north and south bound traffic and junction 24, at Ashton in Makerfield, serving south bound exit and north bound access.
The A580 dual carriageway East Lancashire Road runs north of the town centre and connects Manchester to the Liverpool Docks. The Rainford By-Pass is a section of the A570, between the East Lancashire Road and the M58 and is part of the transport route from Southport, in Sefton, through West Lancs, through St Helens to the M62 Junction 7 at Rainhill.
St Helens also benefits from good public transport with St Helens Central, less than 1 mile away from the estate, serving the town centre, on the Liverpool Lime Street to Wigan North Western line. The nearest airport is Liverpool John Lennon Airport, located about 12 miles south-west of the town and is connected by a frequent service from St Helens bus station.
St Helens town centre is also less than 1 mile away providing a range of local amenities including high street shops, retail outlets and eateries. Morrisons is only 3 minutes walk away, and Langley Park is just 20 minutes walk away. other nearby amenities include Sherdley Park Golf Course, Sports Direct, and Cineworld Cinemas.
All times and distances measured by car.
|M62||5.2 miles||13 minutes|
|M6||5.3 miles||13 minutes|
|Liverpool||13.8 miles||37 minutes|
|Manchester||24.4 miles||43 minutes|