Bury is a town in the north of Greater Manchester and in the north-west of England. Beginning as an ancient market town, Bury expanded massively during the seventeenth century due to the production of textiles in the town, continuing to expand during the nineteenth century with the building of local railway stations. Modern Bury is a diverse and vibrant town, perfect for young families and professionals alike. Shopaholics can visit the Mill Gate shopping centre, replete with fantastic high-street brands. Foodies can enjoy a visit to the local Fish and Meat Hall on market days to enjoy choosing from a range of local produce or can visit some of the fantastic restaurants on offer in the town. Historians can visit the local Fusilier Museum or the East Lancashire Railway and ride a historic steam train, whilst arty types can visit the local art museum. Young families can choose from the range of excellent schools in the area, whilst professionals will be delighted with the short commute of only twenty minutes to Manchester and just under an hour to Liverpool. Properties for sale in Bury range from spacious and affordable flats in the town centre to beautiful terraces perfect for first-time owners and young professionals all the way up to spacious family homes and everything in between.