Moving home to Skipton
Are you thinking of moving home to Skipton? (Also known as Skipton-in-Craven) it is a market town and civil parish in the Craven district of North Yorkshire, England. It is located on the course of the River Aire and the Leeds and Liverpool Canal to the south of the Yorkshire Dales,
Property prices if Moving home to Skipton
Average house prices are £273,807 showing a rise of 4.57% over the past 12 months. You can buy a semi-detached property for around £233,408; smaller terraced homes for £169,131 and family detached homes starting from £416,715
Local Council if Moving home to Skipton
If you are planning to move to Skipton, and need information on schools, planning permission, parking permits or council tax. Simply contact: www.cravendc.gov.uk
Local Schools if Moving home to Skipton
Skipton, Ings Community Primary and Nursery School (0.0 miles)
St Stephen’s Catholic Primary School, Skipton (0.7 miles)
Christ Church Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School (0.7 miles)
Aireville School (0.4 miles)
Skipton Girls’ High School (0.6 miles)
Ermysted’s Grammar School (0.7 miles)
Brooklands School (0.7 miles)
The Nook School (9.4 miles)
Linkway House School (14.4 miles)
Leisure if Moving home to Skipton
You will not be short of things to do in Skipton. There are Museums, art galleries, parks and public gardens, so many things to choose from. The castle at Skipton has been really well preserved.
The guides are very informative and very amusing and really help the children understand the history of the castle. There is a little tea room to re-charge your batteries and the shop has a nice range of souvenirs, children’s toys and some interesting local books. You can also take a leisurely walk along the canal, a really lovely afternoon.
A tour around the “Copper Dragon Brewery” is recommended. You will have a guide to escort you around the brewery and make the trip more informative, along with some interesting and funny anecdotes.
The food in the restaurant is great and reasonably priced. There is also a gift shop on site selling a range of bottled beers as well as other Copper Dragon branded goods. Ideal for all those traditionalist beer drinkers!
Cable and Phone Connections if Moving home to Skipton
If you’re moving home to Skipton and need to know the broadband availability, simply visit: http://www.cable.co.uk/
To get to Bradford by car via the A629 takes 50 minutes or if you fancy a train journey, Skipton station (0.5 miles) will take you into Bradford in 1 hour, with regular departures.
A day trip to the sea side is also viable, the quickest route is by car to Blackpool sea front, via the A59 journey time of an hour and 50 minutes. Nearby Leeds Bradford International Airport can be reached easily, (16.6 miles), so travel connections are really excellent.
Domestic Removals Skipton
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