Rutherglen is a town in South Lanarkshire and has a long local history dating back to the twelfth century. With a number of primary and high schools, as well as Fernhill private school, family educational needs are well catered for. Rutherglen Main Street is served by Rutherglen railway station and there are also numerous bus links into Glasgow City Centre. Its proximity to Glasgow City Centre is often cited as one of its major attractions, but there is also easy access to the beautiful countryside of the Clyde Valley. There are a variety of property types in the area, with some substantial residential properties in the area. Alongside this Rutherglen Town Hall is a popular location for arts and cultural activities and the area boasts its own golf course.