Sandford, South Lanarkshire
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Sandford shown within South Lanarkshire
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Sandford is a village near Strathaven, South Lanarkshire in Scotland. It lies approximately 15 miles south east of Glasgow. It has 50 houses and 200 inhabitants. Sandford also has two parks and a bus shed which houses 5 buses overnight. The village is home to one of the oldest mills in Avondale.
The village is a part of Sandford and Upper Avondale Community Council. In 2002-3 the Council was successful in winning a grant of ₤21,000 to restore a footpath between the village and the small town of Strathaven 2.2 miles away.
- Community Environmental Renewal Grants, 2002 - 2003, Scottish Government website.