Moving Around Southampton
If you are looking at moving to the area or moving around Southampton, the city is approximately 19 miles from Portsmouth, located on the River Itchen and falls within the county of Hampshire.
Property prices if moving around Southampton
There has been an increase in the value of property over the past 12 months in Southampton of 3.47%. The average price paid is £248,994. Detached homes can be purchased for approximately £273,220 semi-detached homes for £232,751 and terraced homes are selling for around £200,687.
Local Council if moving around Southampton
If you are planning to move to Southampton, 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.southampton.gov.uk
Local Schools if moving around Southampton
St Mary’s Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School (0.6 miles)
St John’s Primary and Nursery School (0.6 miles)
Woolston Infant School (0.7 miles)
Southampton Studio School (0.3 miles)
Southampton City College (0.5 miles)
The Polygon School (1.4 miles)
St Mary’s College (1.8 miles)
The Cedar School (4.4 miles)
The King’s School (5.6 miles)
Leisure if Moving around Southampton
Southampton is well known as a University City and as such there are plenty of pubs, clubs and restaurants to cater for students. There is a huge range of shops to choose from. All the usual high street fashion chains, and the West Quay shopping mall is very popular. It is over three levels and is full of shops of every description.
The top floor is dedicated to food outlets. Pizza Hut, MacDonald’s, KFC, Nandos and more. On Saturdays there is a large market situated around the Bargate area. You can spend the whole day here.
Southampton city walls are interesting with guided tours which explain the history of the medieval walls, their purpose and the people who lived in and around Southampton city and the port area
The Tudor House Museum is also very informative and full of displays and artefacts about life in Southampton in Tudor times, there is a little tea room too so you can relax and have a cup of tea and a piece of cake before continuing with your tour of the old building.
Cable and Phone Connections if Moving around Southampton
If you’re moving to Southampton, and need to know the broadband availability, simply visit: https://www.cable.co.uk/
Travel Connections if Moving around Southampton
Getting to Southampton by car would be via the: M27/M271/A33.
Southampton has its own train station, with two further stations close by: Woolston (0.6 miles) and Sholing (1.2 miles).
The nearest three airports are: Southampton Airport (3.9 miles), Bournemouth Airport (21.4 miles) and Shoreham Airport (48.0 miles).
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