House Removals Malmesbury
Atop a perfect flat hill bordered by the River Avon at the southern entrance to the Cotswolds, sits Malmesbury. The town is rightly called the ‘Queen of Hilltop Towns’ as it is England’s oldest borough and steeped in over 1000 years of history.
With the Britannia Quickmove office located just 30 minutes from Malmesbury, in Swindon, moving to the town couldn’t be easier. We have expert teams to help handle your move, as a well as a variety of storage solutions if needed.
Moving to Malmesbury
The suburbs off of Sherston Road are very popular for families looking for a more affordable property in Malmesbury. However, if you follow the snaking High Street up the hill, the off shooting alleys and lanes are full of stone cottages, town houses and gables. For more period homes with unique features Bristol Street and Gloucester Road are highly regarded. There are postwar and modern properties dotted around which have much lower asking prices, if period properties are not your cup of tea.
Some of the large detached houses and town houses can easily sell for over £1million. However, depending on the property, detached and semi homes can fetch anywhere between £170,000 and £500,000. Terraces and cottages are great for first time buyers, selling between £170,000 and £330,000.
Malmesbury has an overall average price of £329,548 which is more expensive than nearby Brinkworth, but cheaper than Crudwell and Sherston.
Schools in Malmesbury
There are two popular primary schools in the town. Malmesbury C of E was said to be ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted and has a fantastic reputation. St Joseph’s Catholic is a ‘good’ school and is also highly regarded.
Malmesbury School is the only secondary school in the area and was awarded an ‘outstanding’ rating from Ofsted.
In terms of private education, Westonbirt School is the nearest to Malmesbury. Just 9 minutes’ drive away in Tetbury, the independent day and boarding school offers education to girls aged 11 to 18. Grittleton House School was founded in 1951 and provides education for boys and girls ages 2 to 17. It is just a 26-minute drive from Malmesbury in good traffic.
Transport Links Malmesbury
The nearest train station to Malmesbury is Chippenham, around 20 minutes’ drive away. The station has half-hourly trains to Bristol and London. Journeys to Bristol take 30 minutes, whereas London is 1 hour 16 minutes. Another option is Kemble station, which is 10 minutes’ drive away. It had hourly trains to Stroud (15 minutes’ journey time) and Gloucester (37 minutes).
Just a 10-minute drive from the M4, Malmesbury is well connected to a variety of integral road systems. For those commuting to Swindon, a 30-minute drive can be expected. Bristol is a 40-minute drive in good traffic.
Malmesbury also has a number of local bus services, ferrying passengers around the town and neighbouring locations.
Removal Services in Malmesbury
Britannia Quickmove Removals Malmesbury serves customers across the local area including Calne, Chippenham, Corsham, Devizes, Malmesbury, Marlborough, Melksham, Royal Wootton Bassett, Bath, Cirencester and Tetbury.
Whether you are moving nearby, across the UK or overseas, choose from our range of services to make your move go with a swing. We will provide high-quality packing goods to ensure the safe transportation of your treasured possessions, or if you are working or have young children to care for, why not let us send in our team of trained packers to do the hard work for you?
Storage Services in Malmesbury
We have a large warehouse in nearby Calne, which is popular with local businesses for its archive storage and secure document-handling services. Or if you need self storage to declutter your home or take care of your belongings on an interim basis, contact us today to find out about the many options available.