About Irlam in Manchester

Irlam’s industrial past makes it a wonderful place to live, with a tremendous range of traditional housing as well as a terrific family atmosphere and rural surroundings.

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Overview

Irlam is located in Salford on the north bank of the Manchester Ship Canal. It is only 8 miles to Manchester, meaning many facilities are in easy reach. Irlam grew as an inland port and was a major part of the steel industry. It still has a large farming community in the north of the town, whilst the southern area is more residential. There is a large employment base on the Northbank Industrial Estate.

Average House Prices

The average price for a property is £156,614. A detached house might set you back £230,088 whilst a semi-detached home is £159,743. As starter homes, flats in Irlam are an affordable £91,499 on average. There are some great investment properties available which could be renovated or purchased as buy-to-let properties.

Area Map of Irlam

Transport Links in Irlam

Nearest
Motorway7 Miles
Nearest
Airport14 Miles
Nearest
Bus Station1 Mile
Nearest
Train Station1 Mile

Supermarkets in Irlam

  • Lidl
    Fairhills Road, Irlam - 0.38 miles
  • Tesco Extra
    Woodrow Way, Irlam - 0.42 miles
  • The Co-Operative Food
    Liverpool Road, Irlam - 0.59 miles

Things To Do in Irlam

The main shopping area in Irlam can be found of Fairhills Road. On a sporting front, the town has a semi-professional football club in the form of Irlam F.C. and the team plays in the North West Counties League. There is also the Acorn Sports and Art Centre and the Irlam and Cadishead Leisure Centre where there is a large swimming pool and various sporting facilities. For a slightly slower pace, there is an angling club and some good river fishing spots.

Restaurants & Bars in Irlam

Irlam has plenty of places to eat, drink and be merry, with restaurants serving Indian, Spanish, Portuguese and Italian food, as well as lovely traditional tea rooms. There are also traditional cafes which are perfect for lunch or a quick bite. Irlam also boasts a number of popular pubs which have a friendly family atmosphere and often serve food.

Schools & Universities in Irlam

Primary Schools

  • Irlam Primary School
    Liverpool Road, Irlam - 0.06 miles
  • Fiddlers Lane Community Primary School
    Fiddlers Lane, Irlam - 0.73 miles
  • St Michael’s Church of England Primary School
    The Grove, Urmston - 1.62 miles

Secondary Schools

  • Wellacre Academy
    Irlam Road, Urmston - 1.16 miles
  • Broadoak School
    Warburton Lane, Partington - 2.27 miles
  • Urmston Grammar School
    Newton Road, Urmston - 2.53 miles

Colleges

  • Irlam & Codishead College
    Station Road, Irlam - 0.68 miles

Universities

  • University of Salford
    Crescent, Salford - 6.79 miles
  • Manchester Metropolitan University
    All Saints, Manchester - 7.75 miles
  • University of Manchester
    Oxford Road, Manchester - 7.89 miles

Hospitals & Doctors in Irlam

Doctors

  • Chapel Medical Centre
    Liverpool Road, Irlam - 0.34 miles
  • Irlam Group Practice
    Liverpool Road, Irlam - 0.39 miles
  • Dr Hope & Bates
    MacDonald Road, Irlam - 0.64 miles

Hospitals

  • Trafford General Hospital
    Moorside Road, Davyhulme - 2.15 miles
  • Salford Royal Hospital
    Stott Lane, Salford - 4.98 miles
  • Altrincham Hospital
    Railway Street, Altrincham - 5.01 miles

Property News and Blogs for Irlam

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