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 Hucknall
Are you looking to relocate to Hucknall? 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 Hucknall 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 Hucknall. 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.
Why Move to Hucknall
Hucknall is a town in the Ashfield district of Nottinghamshire. Once a centre for knitting and then for mining, over the years Hucknall has managed to survive economic ups and downs, emerging as a popular location which offers a diverse history, reasonably priced housing, and great transport links.
The town boasts several claims to fame. Rolls-Royce made the first demonstration of a vertical take-off plane here, later to become the prototype to the more widely known Harrier Jump Jet. It is also the final resting place of poet and politician Lord Byron.
Along with a traditional market every Friday and Saturday, there is a selection of large supermarkets such as Asda and Aldi as well as a good smattering of independently owned stores.
Hucknall has a reputation for being the place for a good night out. Saturday night draws residents from neighbouring locations into the area soaking up the atmosphere of the towns many lively pubs and restaurants.
Green space is plentiful with several country parks and golf courses within Hucknall’s boundary. Within easy reach is the beautiful Peak District National Park, just over 40 minutes drive by car.
Large towns and cities in the region are easily accessible by road, rail, and tram. Nottingham City is 7 miles away, Mansfield 9 miles and Derby 18 miles.
Whether it is the towns convenient connections, the beauty of its surrounds or its buzzing nightlife, Hucknall holds an appeal to a diverse cross section of people.
Schools & Education
Education provision across the region is of a really good standard. From nursery through to higher education, plus children do not have to travel vast distances from home to reach schools, colleges or universities.
Within a radius of 1.5 miles there are nine primary schools serving the town. Most of these are Ofsted rated “good” with the Hucknall Flying High Academy having achieved an overall rating of “good” with “outstanding” features.
The closest high school is National Church of England Academy, however Ofsted reported that it “requires improvement”. The National C of E Academy is a mainstream, state funded senior school, following its last inspection, it was awarded a grading of “good” by Ofsted. Both these schools offer a sixth form for students aged 16-18 years.
Alternatively, students travel to nearby Nottingham for FE education. There are three colleges located in Nottingham: Bilborough College is solely a sixth form college; Nottingham College and New College Nottingham and the Confetti Institute of Creative Technologies.
Nottingham is also home to three universities, Nottingham Trent University, the University of Law and the University of Nottingham.
Things to do in Hucknall
Hucknall is home to Leen Valley Country Park and Bestwood Country Park as well as a host of play parks and green spaces.
In the centre of town is Hucknall Leisure Centre, which provides an excellent range of facilities including a 25-metre swimming pool, squash courts, sports hall, and a dance studio.
A visit to Sherwood Forest made famous by its historic association with the legend of Robin Hood, is a must-see attraction.
The area has been wooded since the end of the Last Glacial Period. Today, Sherwood Forest National Nature Reserve encompasses 423.2 hectares, surrounding the village of Edwinstowe, the site of Thoresby Hall.
Rufford Abbey was originally a Cistercian abbey, it was converted to a country house in the 16th century after the Dissolution of the Monasteries. Part of the house was demolished in the 20th century, but the remains, standing in 150 acres of park and woodland, are open to the public.
White Post Farm provides a unique day out for the whole family. Occupying over 25 acres home to more than 3,000 animals. During your visit, you will see cows, pigs, sheep, and hens, as well as the chance to see some more unusual animals, including llamas, chinchillas, bats, reptiles, and spiders.
If you enjoy taking part in sport, there is a huge choice of sporting clubs available in the town including Hucknall Town FC, Hucknall Athletic FC and Hucknall Cricket Club.
With Nottingham’s city centre just a hop away, you have access to shopping on another level. A colourful mix of stylish independent retailers, specialist boutiques and big brand favourites line the streets of Nottingham. Plus, its packed with historical attractions, eateries, family venues and a whole lot more.
A highly popular area within Nottingham, property for sale in Hucknall is in great demand and offers good value for money.
The average price for a home stood at £189,771 in October 2020. Property values are continuing to increase year on year and Hucknall has seen an unusually high rise of 7.20% over the past 12 months.
There are some very nice areas to choose from within the town itself such as Willow Avenue and new homes along Church Road. Plus, nearby Linby and Papplewick are also well worth a look if you are shopping within a higher price range. They are villages full of character and with some lovely stone-built homes.
One-bedroom properties are for sale from £100,000, two bedrooms from £120,000 and three bedrooms £135,000. The most expensive home on the market currently is a four-bedroom property at a cost of £495,000.
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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.