Move to Bath with Us in 4 Easy Steps!
We feel it is important that you know exactly what your moving costs will be upfront with no nasty surprises.
Our surveyor will conduct a detailed pre-move survey to ascertain the volume of effects being moved.
The surveyor will either visit your home or conduct a video survey and note any items you want to transfer.
There will also be an opportunity to discuss any special requirements or questions you may have.
Once the consultation has been carried out, a free no obligation written quotation will follow within 48 hours.
Our quotation will outline exactly what is covered, as per your instructions and a price.
If you are not quite at the stage of wanting to receive a home visit you can still take advantage of our Guesstimate tool.
Just complete the quick estimate form on our website to get an approximate idea of the costs involved.
Having been specialists in removals for so long, we can assure you that there is nothing we have not moved before.
You can rest assured that your personal belongings will be well protected and safe throughout the transportation process.
When you choose the option of a full packing service, everything will be wrapped, packed and listed on a detailed inventory before being loaded onto the vehicle.
A copy of the inventory will follow shortly after.
4 Moving & Storage
White & Company is also able to provide flexible storage solutions for all your needs.
Whether that be storage while you have building works carried out on your new home or while you live in rented accommodation for a period of time.
Whatever your storage needs may be we can help. We offer a range of different sized units with competitive prices, easy access in safe, dry and secure personally dedicated storage containers.
Removals to Bath
Are you looking for removals to Bath? At White & Company, we understand that moving home is often a stressful event. We’ve been moving families and individuals in Somerset for over 135 years and are equipped to undertake just about any move.
Should you require it, White & company can also offer storage of your effects. We have 19 storage facilities across the UK, offering clean, modern, easily accessible storage provision.
To find out more about removals services in Bath don’t hesitate to get in contact.
About White & Company
White & Company has 19 branches located across the UK from the Channel Islands to Scotland and a network of industry partners.
Our relocation network us to provide the perfect removal solution no matter where you’re moving.
We have 240 specialist vehicles, fully trained and security cleared removals staff and 19 storage locations across the UK.
Much of our work comes from personal recommendations, an accolade which speaks for itself. Through hard work, commitment and excellent service, we are now one of the industry’s largest removal companies.
Our Mission Statement
“To continue the traditions founded in 1871 by providing the quality expected by our clients; backed up by superb packing materials, highly trained crews, effective management and a genuine commitment to customer care and the environment.”
Rest assured you can trust White & Company to take care of your personal effects with care and respect from collection to delivery.
Why should you move to Bath?
It is estimated that one in four homes sold in Bath are purchased by Londoners looking to escape the rat race.
With its stock of Georgian townhouses, excellent schools and luscious greenery it’s not hard to see many are making a beeline for Bath:
Bath was awarded World Heritage site status in 1987.
Famous former residents include the internationally renowned novelist, Jane Austin and the nation’s treasured cake master, Mary Berry.
A spa town dating back to the Romans in AD 60, Bath contains the only natural thermal hot springs in Britain which you can bathe in.
With its cosy dog-friendly pubs and National Trust protected buildings Bath is more like a large village than a city.
A real foodies haven, Bath is home to a diverse range of restaurants, including local favourite Chai Walla.
Superb schools including some of the highest performing faith schools in the country.
Easy commute — five stops direct to Paddington Station (1hr, 30mins), 20 minutes to Bristol and 26 minutes to Swindon.
Schools & Education
For a city of its size, Bath boasts a large number of high performing schools and higher education institutions.
St Andrew’s CofE and Combe Down CofE primaries are both rated as good by Ofsted and St Stephen’s CofE is rated as ‘outstanding’.
Some of the higher rated secondaries are Ralph Allen, Beechen Cliff and Hayesfield with St Gregory’s Catholic and Oldfield having been ranked as ‘outstanding’. The three closest independents to Bath are King Edwards, The Royal High and Kingswood.
Bath has two universities, the University of Bath and Bath Spa University. The former consistently ranks inside the top university guides for both the UK and worldwide.
Working in Bath
Bath has never lost its reputation as a spa resort. As such the hospitality, leisure and tourism industries are key to the cities’ economy and there are plenty of employment opportunities in the pub, restaurant and hotel trades.
Besides its thermal spaces, the city boasts strong software, publishing and service-oriented industries. Large commercial companies calling Bath home include Future plc and London & Country mortgage brokers.
Major public employers are the National Health Service, the city’s two universities, the Bath and North East Somerset Council and the Ministry of Defence.
Things to do in Bath
Although the baths are one of the main attractions, top class theatres, museums and other cultural and sporting venues have helped make Bath a major centre for tourism. More than one million staying visitors and 3.8 million-day trippers are drawn to the city each year.
The city has an ‘ancient meets cosmopolitan vibe with heritage sites and nightclubs resting side by side. You can eat out in hundreds of restaurants and cafés serving everything from Michelin-starred gourmet dishes to simple, satisfying street food.
There is a diverse range of shops in Bath selling everything from the latest fashion trends within the new Southgate development, to antiques and fine foods. The city’s main shopping boulevard, Milsom Street, was also voted ‘Britain’s Best Fashion Street’ in 2010.
Bath is also the ideal base for exploring the nearby, Exmoor National Park. It is a truly breath-taking area to explore, with visitors travelling around the world to experience its unique mix of landscapes, including high sea cliffs and rolling moorland. Join a guided Exmoor night time tour, and see the sky at night, not to be missed.
The London exodus to the countryside has resulted in a sharp spike in property values, with the average price rising by 3.74% over the past year. The current average value is £480,000 and the average price paid is £470,000, well above the national average.
Due to its high student population, renting is a more affordable prospect for many. A one-bedroom terraced house can be rented for £470 per month. At the other end of the scale a family-sized terraced home can be rented for £2600 per month.
Bath and North East Somerset Council have said that Bath and the surrounding areas will need more than 12,000 new homes by the year 2029. As a result, a comprehensive building programme has been launched with a raft of major projects commenced in 2018.
Bath features some lovely period Georgian terraces. There is something for everyone’s taste and budget, from studio flats to multimillion-pound luxury homes. The many new building developments in and around the city offer a huge selection of styles.
Popular neighbourhoods include Royal Crescent, The Circus and Lansdowne. For something a little more rural, look to the villages of Batheaston and Combe Down.
For students, Oldfield Park is a good area offering plenty of rental accommodation near to the universities. Some great bargains can be found in 40s-60s housing estates such as Southdown.
Below are links to the closest towns to Bath
White & Company offers a local removals and storage solution in:
- Limpley Stoke
- Broughton Gifford
- Farrington Gurney
What Others Say…
Wayne Middleton and Brian Witherford were professional and extremely helpful. Did a brilliant job. Would recommend Whites to anyone. Thanks very much.
Have used this company regularly for 5 years including my time in the armed forces. They are professional and efficient. Will use them again on our next move.
The move went very smoothly and they were very polite.
Â A very smooth move by White and Co. The team worked very hard and were polite, professional and helpful.