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If you are moving home in Exeter or relocating to elsewhere in the UK or abroad, Britannia Lanes of Devon can assist with every stage of your move.
The Britannia Lanes of Devon office is conveniently based in Exeter so is ideally located to help with all aspects of removals in Exeter. Our friendly professional removal service is tailored to meet your needs, so we can pack your possesions, or just provide boxes and packing materials, we can also help with any storage requirements you may have.
We have multiple removal vehicles of different sizes so however large or small your move, we can provide the best removal service for you.
If you would like to find out more about our removals and storage services please contact us, or you can get an idea of costs by completing the quick quote form above.
Exeter, the capital city of Devon, is a cathedral city situated on the River Exe, and dates back to Norman times. Full of character and ancient history, Exeter is still able to offer all the amenities and comforts that would be expected of a modern day city. It is a popular place to live, particularly with students who attend the University of Exeter.
Moving to Exeter
Exeter is a big city, with some areas more desirable than others. For those interested in the area, Pennsylvania, Exwick, Heavitree, and Alphington, are all very popular. Topsham is also highly rated, but properties can be very expensive. For those on a tighter budget, areas on the outskirts of Exeter can be a great alternative due to strong transport links if you do not own a car.
The majority of property sales in Exeter tend to be terraced homes that sell, on average, for prices around £228,202. Flats are fetching an average price of £164,804, while semi-detached properties are selling for £248,062. Exeter, with an overall average price of £244,315, is similar in terms of sold prices to nearby Exminster (£255,431) and Broadclyst (£250,604).
Education in Exeter
Ranked one of the top 100 universities in the world, the University of Exeter is famed for its outstanding academic and athletic achievements. The university has five campuses and a variety of undergraduate and postgraduate courses. Exeter is particularly renowned for its courses in biology, zoology, mechanical engineering and European languages.
There are 25 primary schools in Exeter, four referral schools, three special schools, and five secondary schools within Exeter – plenty for parents to choose from. The city also has a number of independent schools, including Exeter School, Exeter Cathedral School and Maynard School.
Exeter Transport Links
One million passengers travel through Exeter International Airport each year, with direct flights to cities including Amsterdam, Paris, Dublin and Geneva. There are also flights to more than 10 UK airports. Many commute to London’s City Airport via aeroplane.
It takes roughly 1 hour 30 minutes to commute on the M5 to Bristol. From Bristol, the M4 takes travellers to London (3 hours 30 minutes) and to destinations in the north. The A30 is an alternative route to London, via Dorset and Hampshire.
Exeter has 9 local stations, with two main lines into Paddington and Waterloo stations in London. Direct trains operate from Exeter to many other UK destinations. Journey time to Paddington takes 2 hours 15 minutes, and 3 hours 15 minutes to Waterloo.
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