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 Cranleigh
Are you looking to relocate to Cranleigh? 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 150 years’ servicing the Cranleigh 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 your effects also. We have 19 storage facilities across the UK, offering clean, modern, easily accessible storage provision.
We serve many towns around Cranleigh. To find out more about how we can get your dream move underway do not 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 are 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.
Why Move to Cranleigh?
Cranleigh is a village and civil parish, about 8 miles southeast of Guildford in Surrey, claimed by some to be the largest village in England.
The village has been attracting buyers to the area enticed by its excellent schools, local shopping and entertainment facilities as well as being close to the stunning Surrey Hills and the notoriously beautiful county of Sussex, a heady combination.
Favoured first by the Romans and then later in history by the Saxons, the once rural area was prime hunting ground.
Residents are lucky enough to live in a safe, clean village with a traditional, friendly atmosphere along with a real community feel and a thriving arts scene.
There is always something happening in Cranleigh or the villages and hamlets, surrounding it; from the annual Cranleigh Show to art exhibitions and events for children.
Those new to the district can benefit by joining all sorts of clubs and societies such as the Gym & Leisure Centre and numerous other sporting clubs including cricket, football, and bowls.
In 2012 London Olympic cycle race passed close to Cranleigh and as a result the village has become a weekend mecca for cyclists aiming to conquer the challenging Surrey Hills.
Packed with great pubs, restaurants and independent stores, shopping and relaxing in the village is a real treat.
Cranleigh’s High Street has seen a rise in large corporate shops in recent years, such as Co-op, Superdrug, and WH Smith. There are three supermarkets and two national banks, and various other shops.
Pop into the 17th Century pub Park Hatch. House in a Grade II Listed Building which was originally a farmhouse. Listed in the “Good Pub Guide” it serves quality pub grub.
This is one of those rare places which is large enough to fulfil all your day-to-day requirements and more, but retains a small village feel with excellent connections, proven to be irresistible to potential property buyers.
Cranleigh Schools & Education
There are some fantastic options when it comes to education in the town.
The closest to the centre is a private school, Cranleigh Preparatory School, which comes with a distinguished reputation.
State schools also perform exceedingly well with several having obtained the sought after “outstanding” status.
Ewhurst CofE Aided Infant School – A Voluntary aided primary school for children 4-7 years old, “outstanding” says Ofsted.
St Joseph’s Specialist Trust – Also “outstanding” A residential and day school catering for children between the ages of 5 – 19 with complex and severe disabilities.
Glebelands School is the local secondary school. A co-educational and caters for students in the 11-16 age range however, it does not have a sixth form. Awarded a rating of “good”, Ofsted noted that “The leadership team had maintained the good quality of education in the school since the last inspection”.
For older students, the University of Surrey, located in Guilford, is just 30 minutes away by bus or a 15-minute drive, and offers an array of further education courses to choose from.
Things to do in Cranleigh
There is so much on offer when it comes to things to do in Cranleigh. You can take advantage of this beautiful area and spend plenty of time outdoors.
Cranleigh sits within the High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and moments away from Surrey Hills and South Downs; two parks with plenty to offer, including nature walks, vineyards, and horse-riding.
In the town centre, shopping facilities are fantastic and benefit from an array of pubs, restaurants, and alfresco cafes.
From designer labels to vintage gems, Cranleigh offers a selection of independent shops, perfect for browsing.
Nearby is Guildford Castle. Thought to have been built shortly after the 1066 invasion of England by William the Conqueror, it is open April to September every day from 10am – 5pm. The castle has some stunning gardens and best of all it is free to enter.
Belgravia Art Gallery having moved into the area from central London, and the Cranleigh Art Centre in the middle of town showing films, theatre, comedy, and art means that there is plenty of cultural activities too.
Known for its great cycle routes, Cranleigh Cycling Club offers an opportunity to take part in rides for every level from a social 15 miles with a coffee stop to 100-mile smash-fest and all in incredibly picturesque surroundings.
Taking advantage of Cranleigh’s well-connected transport links and its proximity to larger towns in the county, makes a day trip a little further out definitely recommended.
There are 155 homes on the housing market in Cranleigh which cover every style you can imagine.
However, with the average home having been sold for £605,609 during the past year it is seen as an affluent area.
Although the average cost of a property is high, there are still some more budget friendly options available.
To entice first time buyers onto the market, newer builds such as the new Forester Lodge complex, come with the option of shared ownership. For as little as £72,000 and a 25% share, you can own a brand-new modern apartment.
If it is a larger property you are searching for, three-bedroom properties start from £231,500 and four bedrooms from £555,000.
Those with a “no limits” budget are in for a treat as Cranleigh has more than the average number of homes for sale which are well over the £900,000 mark.
The most lavish home currently on the market is a 7-bedroom period barn conversion. Sitting in a private and tranquil position surrounded by neighbouring farmland, it could be yours for a cool £2,000,000.
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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.