Moving to Thirsk
Are you moving to Thirsk in North Yorkshire? It is superbly positioned midway between the beautiful Yorkshire Dales and the North York Moors. The town is well known for it’s famous author James Herriot, he wrote ‘All Creatures Great and Small’ about his life as a country vet there. Thomas Lord, the founder of Lord’s Cricket ground was also born in Thirsk in 1755, his birthplace is now the Thirsk Museum.
Property prices in Thirsk
Average house prices are £221,477 showing a rise of 5.47% over the past 12 months. You can buy a semi-detached property for around £198,375; smaller Victorian terraces for £178,253 and family detached homes starting from £347,078.
Local Council if you are thinking of moving to Thirsk
If you are planning to move to Thirsk, and need information on schools, planning permission, parking permits or council tax, council planning permission meetings are held on a regular basis. Simply contact:www.hambleton.gov.uk
All Saints Roman Catholic Primary School (0.2 miles)
Sowerby Community Primary School (0.3 miles)
Thirsk Community Primary School (0.8 miles)
Thirsk School & Sixth Form College (0.4 miles)
Northallerton College (8.1 miles)
Hambleton/Richmondshire Pupil Referral Service (8.4 miles)
Breckenbrough School (2.6 miles)
Queen Mary’s School (4.0 miles)
The Dales School (8.8 miles)
There are plenty of things to do in Thirsk, there is the Boltby Trekking Centre if you fancy taking a ride over the North York Moors, with the opportunity to enjoy some stunning scenery and fantastic riding. The town centre has a lovely Ritz cinema and there are plenty of good restaurants to visit.
For the commuter there is access to the A19, A1M and arterial roads leading to the larger urbanisations of Leeds, Teesside, York and Harrogate. Thirsk station runs trains to Durham taking just over an hour, to Leeds taking 56 minutes and York taking 18 minutes.
Cable and Phone Connections
If you’re moving to Thirsk, and need to know the broadband availability, simply visit http://www.cable.co.uk/
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Domestic Removals Thirsk | Moving to Thirsk | Removals Thirsk, February 27, 2015