Move to Bath with Us in 4 Easy Steps!
The surveyor will need to conduct a home survey to ascertain the volume of effects being shipped.
This involves him/her walking through the property room by room noting what items are to be moved and recording it on their electronic tablet.
Once the consultation has been carried out, White & Company will always provide a written quotation within 48 hours.
Our quotation will always outline exactly what is covered as per your instructions to the surveyor.
The quote is our contract. Once you have signed and accepted it, the price is set, so you will know exactly what the bottom line will be.
When the client has accepted the quoted price and a move date has been secured, the vehicle and removal team will arrive at residence.
The removal team will proceed to pack and wrap all items being moved in special breathable bubble wrap.
4 Moving & Storage
On the day of your move, our team will arrive in one of our specialised vehicles and complete the move.
If for any reason the move cannot be completed. White & Company has storage facilities at 19 storage locations throughout the UK.
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.