What does the neighbourhood look like?
The neighbourhood is hilly, with fantastic views of Burnley and the surrounding area. It is surrounded by parkland and close to country walks.
Types of properties in neighbourhoods
There are lots of properties, including bungalows, communal sheltered flats, independent flats, and both two and three bedroom houses.
Things to do
Townley Park is just on your doorstep. There are lots of things to do there for all ages, including parks, football, sightseeing, historical buildings, café, long walks, and nature trails.
There are two small parks on the estate.
Nearby facilities (shops, restaurants, pubs, etc)
Local shops include Spar, Tesco and four independent local shops. There is a Post Office at the top of Brunshaw, as well as a chemist.
There are two hairdressers nearby , as well as a dog and cat grooming parlour.
Brunshaw has its own fish and chip shop in the middle of the estate, as well as many nearby takeaways.
The Thornton Arms and The Park View pubs are just a short walk away.
Brunshaw is also very close to Burnley Town Centre.
Schools and other places of education
Brunshaw Primary School and Brunshaw Nursery are both on the estate, and St Mary’s RC Junior School is nearby.
Blessed Trinity is the nearest High School, and is only a short walk away.
Unity College is also nearby.
Any local landmarks?
The area is near to Turf Moor, home of Burnley Football Club
Places of worship
Brunshaw Methodist Church is on the estate. St Mary’s RC Church and St Peter’s are also nearby.
Local community groups/resources
Brunshaw is home to an award winning, active and growing Neighbourhood Watch scheme, a voluntary scheme run solely by residents. The scheme was initiated and is currently run right on residents’ doorsteps. For more information, visit www.brunshawneighbourhoodwatch.co.uk
Tesco and Asda are near to the estate.
Public transport links
There is a good bus route through the estate to the Town Centre Bus station and surrounding villages. The nearest train station is Burnley Manchester Road.