Move to Enfield 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 visit your home 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 Enfield
Are you looking to move to Enfield? Although technically a North London borough, this suburb is 10 miles north of the Big Smoke and its generous housing prices reflect this. Cut off this town is not however, with excellent transport connections and great local schools it is an area much in demand.
White & Company have been providing removal services to the local community for over 145 years. We realise that no two moves are ever the same, nor are our customers, which is why we offer a range of different removals and storage solutions to match your requirements.
For added peace of mind, White & Company are members of the British Association of Removers, FIDI & OMNI. Being members means that you have added reassurance in the unlikely event of something going wrong, you have an outside body to turn to.
To find out more about our range of services or to book in for a free home survey simply give us a call today or fill out a quick quote form above.
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 245 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 Enfield?
On the edges of the Hertfordshire countryside, Enfield is London’s most northerly borough. Although it was formed in 1965, there is evidence of inhabitants dating back to prehistoric times with the Roman road from London to York passing through what is now known as Enfield Town.
Despite being 10 miles north-east of Charing Cross, Enfield boasts an array of great transport connections in to Central London, making it a great choice for commuters. The borough is served by no less than four underground stations via the Piccadilly line and Enfield Town has a National Rail station which runs regular services to London Liverpool Street in just 30 minutes.
The centre of town has a thriving modern shopping centre with a range of well-known retailers and some lovely unique independents. Perhaps the area’s biggest draw is its competitive property prices which pulls in young professionals and families who require quick access to the capital and its amenities without the expensive price tag.
To summarise, Enfield Town is a fantastic area to work and live which offers an eclectic mix of housing options at reasonable prices, great schools for all ages and fast transport connections into the city.
Working in Enfield
Employment opportunities in Enfield have shifted over the last four decades, with growth in service-based sectors and a decline in manufacturing. The borough benefits from being 30 minutes away from North London which a significant proportion of residents use to get to work.
Currently, health and social work is one of the largest sectors in Enfield. Two of the largest hospitals in the area are North Middlesex Hospital and Chase Farm Hospital which employ large numbers of doctors, nurses and medical specialists, as well as a range of support services.
There are also some major companies based in Enfield, including well-known retailers such as Asda, Tesco, John Lewis and Ikea which are major employers in the areas of customer service and management.
Schools & Education
Enfield is a popular destination for relocating families, especially those living in more central London boroughs looking for better places to send their children to school. As such, Enfield is home to many top-performing state schools.
Well performing secondary schools include Enfield Grammar School for boys aged 11-18 years and Enfield County School for girls aged 11-18, which, where students regular achieve outstanding GCSE results, well above the national average. Dame Alice Owen’s School in nearby Potters Bar, also produces excellent exam results and is judged to eb ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted.
Local primary schools judged to be ‘outstanding’ by the Ofsted include St Andrew’s CofE and St George’s RC. The George Spicer School, Case Side School and St Michael’s CofE schools were all reported as being ‘good’.
For more information on researching and finding schools and colleges in the Enfield area consult the Schools Guide.
Once you have relocated to your new home in Enfield, there is a whole host of important things you need to organise. Below is some practical information which may prove helpful.
Things to do in Enfield
Close by Lee Valley Regional Park stretches 26 miles through London, Essex and Hertfordshire. It offers the perfect escape from the city with a range of sporting activities on offer, from riding the rapids at Lee Valley White Water Centre to getting your skates on at Lee Valley Ice Centre.
For something slightly less adrenaline-fuelled, explore Myddelton House Gardens. Visit the house itself and discover the compelling story of Edward Augustus Bowles, one of Britain’s most famous self-taught gardeners, artists and expert botanists.
The gardens feature eight acres of beautiful landscaped areas including a traditional kitchen garden, an alpine meadow and the extensive snowdrop collection which brings the gardens to life during February.
For the children, Jump Trampoline Park in Enfield is a great place to burn off excess energy while parents can relax and catch up over a cup of tea. Kids can explore the dump basketball area, foam pit and twist ladder.
Property prices In Enfield
Enfield and its surrounding suburbs are particularly popular with both young professionals and families who want access to amenities of London while enjoying lower property values and a close and vibrant community.
Properties range from modern purpose-built flats to charming Victorian terraces. The average property price in Enfield is currently £412,000. With prices slightly lower than other areas of London you’ll get a lot more for your money in Enfield.
Statistics from Zoopla indicate a drop in the value of homes by 1.13% over the past year. The highest valued streets are in the areas of Rossendale Close, Dryden Road and The Ridgeway. The more affordable areas to purchase or rent a property are Ponder’s End, Lower Edmonton and Enfield Lock.
You can expect to pay approximately £754,000 for a detached home, £526,000 for a semi-detached, £419,000 for a terraced home and £283,000 for a one bedroomed apartment.
Popular Places to Live near Enfield
- Enfield Town
- Grange Park
- Bush Hill Park
- Forty Hill
- Winchmore Hill
- The Ridgeway
- Palmers Green
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.