Eccleston, St Helens: What’s in my area? 

Eccleston is a popular residential area in St Helens known for its leafy landscape, community spirit and family living. With superb local amenities, schools and weekend hot spots in its vicinity, Eccleston is the perfect place to grow your family and live a comfortable lifestyle.


At our brand-new development Ecclesia Park, we have the homes to do just that. Situated in the heart of Gillars Green, Eccleston, we have a stunning range of 2, 3 and 4-bedroom homes available for outright sale and Shared Ownership.

A commuters dream

Eccleston town is approximately 30 minutes away from Liverpool city centre and 45 minutes away from Manchester, conveniently, the town is also a short distance from the A580 (The East Lancs).  

Eccleston also has a number of bus routes that pass through the town connecting itself to St Helens Town Centre and Chorley. 

Something for everyone

Eccleston has a lovely range of pubs and eateries for the local residents, the ‘Griffin Inn’,  just a 10 minute walk from Ecclesia Park, is a popular pub/restaurant that offers a range of classic pub lunches, evening entertainment, quiz nights and special events! 

Lots to do, lots to see! 

Parks & nature reserves

  • Eccleston Mere (0.5mi)  
  • Mill Wood Nature Reserve (0.7mi)
  • Taylor Park (1.6mi)  
  • Thatto Heath Park (2.0mi)  
  • Broadway Park (2.4mi)  
  • Car Mill Dam (4.3mi)  

Family fun & local activities 

  • Grange Park Golf Club (2.0mi)
  • Knowsley Safari (2.3mi) 
  • Sherdley Park (3.8mi) 


  • Eccleston Mere Primary School (0.5mi) 
  • St Julie Catholic Primary School (093mi) 
  • De La Salle School (1mi) 
  • Eccleston Lane Ends Primary School (1.9mi) 
  • Rainhill High School & Sixth Form (4.1mi) 
  • Carmel College (2.8mi) 


  Ecclesia Park

If you are looking to locate to Eccleston and would like to find out about our development, you can browse our homes here, or you can speak to our sales team through

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