Just a short drive from the stunning south coast and the popular port city of Portsmouth is Waterlooville. The town is popular with young families due to many attractively priced two and three bedroom homes, excellent schools, and a plethora of local amenities. Sitting just shy of the A3 and with a train station just 13 minutes away, Waterlooville is a very popular place to live.
The Britannia Reeves office is located 15 minutes away from Waterlooville, in Petersfield. They are perfectly located to help with moves throughout Hampshire, Surrey, and West Sussex, as well as destinations further afield.
Moving to Waterlooville
What locals love about Waterlooville is the village community feel, but with the amenities of a large town. Popular with young families and first time buyers, terraced homes can be purchased for upwards of £170,000. Family sized semidetached homes fall between £190,000 and £240,000, rising to £250,000 for four bedrooms. Four bedroom detached homes start at £250,000. Flats are on the market for asking prices over £75,000.
If renting would be a better option for you in Waterlooville, one bedroom flats are on the market for £600 pcm, or nearer £700 pcm for two bedrooms. Smaller terraced homes start at £875 pcm, with three bed semis falling into a similar price range. Detached homes to let start at prices over £1000 pcm.
Schools in Waterlooville
There are a number of schools for the under 11’s in Waterlooville and parents are spoilt for choice when it comes to the educational calibre of some. Amongst the countless schools ranked ‘good’ by Ofsted are some ‘outstanding’ schools such as Morelands.
In terms of secondary schools, there are two that a popular in Waterlooville. Oaklands Catholic Secondary School and Sixth Form is ‘good’, as is Horndean Technology College, which is seven minutes away in Horndean.
Transport Links Waterlooville
There are a number of regional and local buses serving Waterlooville and the road links are excellent. The A3 is just to the east of Waterlooville and takes drivers to the south coast or up into London, via Guildford. The M27 is also just a short distance away and spans along the south coast to the New Forest.
The nearest train station to Waterlooville is Rowlands Castle, which is situated on the Portsmouth Direct Line between London Waterloo and Portsmouth Harbour railway station. There are trains every hour in the Portsmouth direction, with journey times to Portsmouth and Southsea station around 25 minutes. There are also hourly trains northbound, to London Waterloo. The journey takes 1 hour 27 minutes and calls at the likes of Petersfield, Godalming, Guildford, Woking, and Clapham Junction.
Ferries also run from nearby Portsmouth to France (St Malo, Cherbourg, Le Havre), Spain (Bilbao and Santander), Isle of Wight, Guernsey, and Jersey.