Just six miles outside of Liverpool, Huyton is quintessentially 'Merseyside', quieter than Liverpool but a town that retains its superb links to the big city.
In fact, Huyton carries more of a 'village' feel and an unrivalled sense of community commonly associated with Merseyside.
Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard was born in the town and Anfield fans claim everyone in Huyton knows someone who is related to the former Reds captain.
Houses for sale in HuytonAs well as the red brick terraced homes for which Merseyside, and Liverpool in particular, is best known, property for sale in Huyton also includes great homes for larger families and single professionals working in Liverpool or Manchester.
And there's excellent value and capital growth prospects to be found, too.
House prices in Huyton have grown by 11% since 2016 - bucking the national trend and laughing in the face of Brexit Britain.
So, what can you get for your money in Huyton?
Here are five of the best properties currently on the market in this Merseyside gem...
Two-bedroom flat, Victoria Road, L36There aren't many places in the UK where you can have a large city right on your doorstep, with great transport links for commuters and pay less than £100,000 for two bedrooms.
The period flat has been beautifully modernised and is only a short walk from Huyton station for 18-minute trains into Liverpool and 49-minute journeys to Manchester Piccadilly.
Three-bedroom house, Turnberry Close, L36Buyers looking for more space should check out this stunningly presented detached property on Turnberry Close.
Two-bedroom flat, Marwood Road, L14
Three-bedroom house, Kingsway, L36
Three-bedroom house, Biglands Drive, L36
All the amenities of Huyton are also nearby, making this an ideal home for a growing family with commuter needs.
Property prices in HuytonSemi-detached properties in Huyton were extremely popular with buyers over the past 12 months, fetching an average price of £143,065*.
Terraced homes, meanwhile, came in under £100,000 at £95,409 and detached houses £233,366.
* Average sale prices from Rightmove, April 2019
** Average rents from Zoopla, April 2019