Moving 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 Cheltenham
Are you looking to relocate to Cheltenham? Moving home is not something we do on a regular basis with there often being a few years between each move.
As such, we can often lose sight of the number of belongings we accumulate on the way and come time to relocate there is lots to organise.
This is where enlisting the services of a reliable removals company is crucial. White & Company are a family owned business with over 145 years’ servicing the Cheltenham community.
We offer a tailor made, reliable and professional service at a competitive price. Our trained crews have tackled all sorts of challenges and can wrap, pack and transport your personal belongings with minimum fuss and delay.
Should you require it, White & Company can offer storage of some or all of your effects also. We have 19 storage facilities across the UK, offering clean, modern, easily accessible storage provision.
We serve many towns around Cheltenham. To find out more about how we can get your dream move underway don’t hesitate to give us a call today for a free home survey and quotation.
About White & Company
White & Company has 19 branches located across the UK from the Channel Islands to Scotland and a network of industry partners. This extensive relocation network allows us to provide the perfect removal solutions no matter where you’re moving.
Through hard work, commitment and excellent service, we are now one of the industry’s largest removal companies. We have 250 specialist vehicles, full trained and security cleared removals staff and 19 storage locations across the UK.
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 Move to Cheltenham?
Beautiful location on the edge of the famous AONB the Cotswolds.
Upmarket property known for its Regency architecture and boasts some of the most desirable housing in the UK and the most expensive.
Well-connected – it lays 88 miles from London, 38 miles from Bristol and 41 miles south of Birmingham.
The lovely characterful town of Cheltenham forms part of the county of Gloucestershire. It is well known for being rather posh and is home to over 100 millionaires!
The area first became recognised in royal ranks following a visit from King George III in 1788. His five weeks stay led to an explosion in the town’s popularity thereafter.
Today it is still a wonderful place to live or visit, ideal for rest and rejuvenation and those lucky enough to reside here can enjoy fine restaurants, ample shopping destinations and a busy timetable of events and festivals means that residents are entertained all year round.
Cheltenham is popular with festival goers, these include; the Literature Festival, the Cheltenham Jazz Festival, the Cheltenham Science Festival and the Cheltenham Music Festival draw. However, the jewel in the crown for Cheltenham is its racecourse.
The pinnacle of Jump racing, the Gold Cup is the main event of the Cheltenham Festival which is held every March. The town is flooded with excited visitors and millions of pounds are placed in bets.
Located within easy access of the M5 offers access to the Midlands, the A40 links the town with London, the South East and Wales. Cheltenham train station in the centre of the town, runs regular services all over the country, with trains to London Paddington taking just 2 hours.
With such a great location, great amenities and wide choice when it comes to things to do, Cheltenham is certainly a favourite for those moving to the lovely county of Gloucestershire.
Things to do in Cheltenham
Living in a large town like Cheltenham ensures there is plenty of entertainment to fill your free time with. Whether you seek traditional or modern culture, open spaces, theatres, museums or an active nightlife scene, Cheltenham covers all aspects.
Situated on the outskirts of the town is the legendary Cheltenham Racecourse, home to some of the best horse racing in the world, including the Cheltenham Races and the Cheltenham Gold Cup.
The Brewery Quarter is the place to go for some fantastic shopping and fine dining experiences. Situated at the end of the busy High Street it is a hub of things to do and see including leisure attractions, restaurants, bars and shops.
Walks with Hawks offers an up close and personal experience featuring a variety of Birds of Prey. Visitors can walk through the beautiful Cheltenham countryside and observe these wonderful birds in their natural habitat whilst taking turns in holding and launching them. It’s a rare and exciting opportunity for all ages to enjoy.
To the north of the town is Pittville Park. The largest ornamental park in Cheltenham, it features the magnificent Pump Room and lakes. This park is given a grade 2 listing under the English Heritage register of historic parks and gardens, with the Pump Room as a grade 1 historic building. It is a much-loved attraction which attracts thousands of visitors annually.
There are plenty of other points of interest and things to do across the county, here are some more ideas for you to consider:
Cheltenham Schools & Education
Another of the town’s attractions is the excellent choice of schools for children of all ages. Several are very old and well-established schools, the most famous is Cheltenham Ladies’ College which was founded in 1853.
The actress Kristin Scott Thomas and Rosie Boycott, journalist and former editor of The Independent and the Daily Express were both pupils here.
Some of the best state primaries include; Lynworth Primary School, Prestbury St Mary’s C of E Junior School and The Ridge Academy and The Catholic School of Saint Gregory.
Secondary education is also well catered for, with both Cleeve School and Pittville School have both been rated good by Ofsted.
The closest university is The University of Gloucestershire, spread over three campuses, two in Cheltenham and one in Gloucester. Its history spans nearly two centuries and provides almost 100 undergraduate courses and around 57 post-graduate courses.
To find more information on how local schools, colleges and the university visit:
You can compare school and college performances by visiting the Government website:
As a highly desirable location, you would expect the property prices to be equally as high. However, this is not entirely true. There are some very good bargains to be found if you choose to live outside the town and carry out some thorough research.
There is a range of part buy properties available which are ideal for first time buyers. Currently there is an opportunity to acquire a Government scheme, 40% share in an impressive 2-bedroom apartment in central Cheltenham for just £44,000.
The average cost for a detached family home is £550,904, a semi-detached £329,775, a terraced home £288,256 and flats £220,973. Property prices have indicated a fall of 0.20% in the last three months (October 2019) and fall of 0.25% over the past 12 months.
The most expensive homes are in Charlton Park Gate, Daisy Bank Road and Lower Dowdeswell. On these streets, you will pay between £1,624,000 – £2,263,076.
According to Zoopla, there are 20 new housing developments in and around Cheltenham, meaning there will be plenty of opportunities for new buyers in the area!
Visit Zoopla’s web site below for further details regarding new builds:
Stats as per Zoopla – January 2020
Popular Places to Live near Cheltenham
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.