Bognor Regis Removals
Bognor Regis is located town in West Sussex, close to Chichester and Littlehampton. It is a traditional seaside town which, on average, offers more sunshine than any other town in the UK! However, it is the diverse range of properties, transport links and a slower pace of life that draw many to the town.
Moving to or from Bognor Regis could not be easier. The Britannia Purvers office is located just 40 minutes away in Petersfield and have been operating for over 100 years. Britannia Purvers offer a range of removal services and have an incredible reputation.
Where to Live in Bognor Regis
Due to the vast array of homes and areas in Bognor Regis, it can be best for prospective movers to get a general lay of the land. Areas such as North Bersted, Aldwick and Felpham are the most popular residential areas which boast good schools and affordable homes. Due to the number of bungalows the areas of Aldwick and Pagham tend to be home to retirees. Many professionals head straight to the seafront homes and apartments, but these do come with a premium price tag.
First time buyers can secure a one or two bedroom flat in Bognor Regis for prices around £145,000. Families and those requiring more space should look at spending around £225,000 for a traditional three bed semi or £300,000 for a sizeable four bed detached property.
Rental prices in Bognor Regis start at £525 pcm for a one bedroom apartment in the town centre, or £650 pcm for a new build apartment on the outskirts. Two bedroom flats and terraced homes vary between £650 pcm and £950 pcm. However, the luxurious flats with sea views can easily spill over into the £1000 pcm territory.
Three bed family homes are available for a minimum of £850 pcm, or over £1150 pcm for four of five bedroom homes.
Schools in Bognor Regis
Of the four primary schools in Bognor Regis, Barnham Primary, Edward Bryant and St Mary’s are ranked ‘good’ by Ofsted. Downview Primary School is the most popular after being awarded ‘outstanding’ in their latest Ofsted inspection. Nyewood CofE Junior and Rose Green Infant School are both ‘good’ schools for those under 11.
In terms of secondary schools, all in Bognor Regis have a sixth form. The Regis School is an academy and is ‘good’ according to Ofsted. Felpham Community College is a comprehensive secondary school specialising in science and mathematics which is also ‘good’. The St Philip Howard Catholic High School is ‘outstanding’.
Transport Links Bognor Regis
Southern railway services run through Bognor Regis railway station, which has four platforms and is a terminus of the West Coastway Line. Typically, during off-peak times there are four trains per hour leaving the station. Two trains run to London Victoria (1 hour 51 mins) via Gatwick Airport (1 hour 10 mins), one to Littlehampton (19 mins) and one to Barnham (6 mins).
Bognor Regis is surrounded by smaller A roads, but the main artery running along the south coast is the A27, which is just north of the town. This road connects to the M27 and A3(M) in the west before ending around Pevensey in the east.