Gatley is a suburban area just below Cheadle in the borough of Stockport. Gatley is considered to be an area of high quality in Greater Manchester and Stockport for its diversity social identity. There is more diversity with religion and backgrounds in Gatley than rest of the Stockport areas on average, with a more equal percentage of Christians and people of other faiths and beliefs. All this with a population still around 15,000.
Gatley is the perfect blend of town and countryside as the houses are between cottages and detached. As a result property in the area always feels homely and is often spacious in the area. Gatley being in Stockport has many advantages for your children. The first advantage is how there are so many schools in the area an nearby, from a grammar school like Stockport Grammar to a comprehensive school like Priestnal.
Transport links in Gatley means it is also very easy to travel to Trafford or Manchester City Centre making it an area of great convenience. However despite the proximity to the city centre via public transport or a quick drive up the A6 nearby, it still maintains that countryside feel. This is because I the opposite direction is the countryside of Lancashire.
Atwel James thinks that Gatley is a special area to live for the houses there are affordable and amazing. It is also extremely close to an international airport (Manchester Airport is the largest airport in the north of England) which puts the world not too far away at all. Therefor Gatley could also be a serious option for someone looking to stay in Manchester with business or family abroad whom they may need to visit frequently.