New Moston is about five miles from the city centre in the north east corner of Manchester. It is based around Hollinwood Avenue and its junctions with Lighbowne Road and Broadway - major routes from the north to the city centre. The M60 motorway around Manchester is not too far away, giving easy access to other parts of the city and the north west.
There is a large Morrisons supermarket on Hollinwood Avenue,and local shops and services like health centres, post offices, banks and building societies within easy reach on Moston Lane East, Hollinwood Avenue, Lightbowne Road and Moston Lane. There's good public transport, with frequent buses along Lightbowne Road and Broadway to the city centre and Oldham, and along Victoria Avenue to Middleton. There are regular trains to the city and Rochdale from Moston station.
Check out facilities in and around this area: schools, post offices, childcare centres and nurseries, schools, adult education centres, youth clubs, libraries, parks, leisure centres, doctors, dentists, chemists and so on . . .
More than half of the homes in New Moston are privately owned. Northwards housing, making up a third of the area, is mostly in the north near Moston train station.
See more information about Northwards homes in this area: the numbers and types of properties and the average 'queue date' that people may need to get an offer of a home in that area . . .
If you are looking for a Northwards home, you have got more chance if you choose more than one area. Check out other rehousing area guides.