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 Rugby
Are you looking to relocate to Rugby? 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 Rugby 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 Rugby. 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.
Why Move to Rugby?
Located on the banks of the River Avon, and the birthplace of rugby football, which was first played here in 1823, the market town of Rugby is somewhat of a mecca for lovers of the game.
However, there is so much more to this historical town. Situated in beautiful Warwickshire in the heart of the Midlands, Rugby has access to a very good rail and motorway network. These convenient motorway links and speedy rail services link Rugby to Birmingham, Leicester, and London Euston.
The Grand Union and Oxford Canals are on its doorstep and all have played their part in the rapid growth of the town
A peaceful place, Rugby has a very special ambience where history mingles with the present day.
The delightful floral displays in Caldecott Park, provide a relaxing diversion, whilst shoppers experience everything from traditional old-world charm to High Street names.
As well as the game of Rugby, Rugby School is another of the town’s accolades. One of England’s oldest and most prestigious public schools which was the setting of Thomas Hughes’s semi-autobiographical masterpiece Tom Brown’s Schooldays.
Many famous people have attended Rugby School, ex-scholars include author Lewis Carroll, poet Rupert Brooke and actor Anthony Quayle to name a few.
There are plenty of local amenities, all sorts of things to do to entertain the whole family plus, the towns highly regarded schools and convenient travel links all combine to make Rugby an attractive spot put down permanent roots.
Rugby Schools & Education
With a plethora of good schools in the area, Rugby is ideally placed for a well-rounded education.
Excellent primaries within a mile from the town centre; Northlands Primary, St Marie’s Catholic and St Andrews Benn C of E all “good” says Ofsted with Abbots Farm Junior being rated as “outstanding”.
There is a mix of ten secondaries, independents, special schools, and several “good” state funded schools. Both Rugby High School and Ashlawn School were awarded an “outstanding” rating according to their most recent last Ofsted inspections.
The independent Rugby School is located in the town. It is here that the game of rugby originated and upon which Thomas Hughes’ book Tom Brown’s School Days was based.
The school has been in existence since 1567 and is one of the oldest private schools in Britain. Today Rugby School accommodates between 800-850 pupils, 10% of which are from overseas.
Things to do in Rugby
The town offers a little bit of everything; history, shopping, art galleries, food and drink, sport and plenty more things to fill your spare time with.
Rugby holds the unique position as the birthplace of rugby football and, as you would expect, many of the town’s attractions stir the passions of sporting enthusiasts.
Art lovers can relish in Rugby’s renowned collection of contemporary art, housed alongside Rugby’s Tripontium collection of Roman artefacts, in the impressive Art Gallery, Museum & Library.
Open spaces include Caldecott Park. Regularly featured in the “Britain in Bloom” competition, it’s a beautiful place to spend some time. Set in over 10 acres of grounds, the town-centre park offers a wide range of recreational facilities now including two new play areas, a multi-use sports area and a cafe.
The town is connected to the National Canal Network via the Oxford Canal. Popular with boaters, anglers, walkers, and cyclists. It is a popular stopping over point for holiday makers in canal boats.
For rainy days, head to the Cineworld complex. A great place to watch the latest movies followed by dinner in one of the fantastic restaurants in the town centre.
To gain a real sense of the towns unique character and history, join a walking tour. The knowledgeable guides will steer you through the town whilst imparting all sorts of interesting and comical anecdotes about past residents, the game of rugby and the towns medieval past.
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Homes near the town centre mostly consist of Victorian and early 20th century buildings, however a few much older buildings survive, along with some much more recent modern developments.
The average price for property in Rugby stood at £280,190 September 2021. This is a rise of 2.72% during the past 12 months.
In terms of property types, flats in Rugby sold for an average of £147,809 and terraced houses for £193,869. This is according to the current Zoopla estimates.
If you are searching for a home with plenty of space, head to Clifton Road. Here you will pay £450,000 for a four-bedroom house with a spacious garden which is within easy access of local amenities and Rugby Railway Station.
Smaller terraced homes situated on Claremont Road are also highly desirable as are homes situated on the new development of Eden Park.
Rugby has some beautiful little villages on its outskirts such as Newbold-on-Avon and Little Lawford where you can enjoy rural living at its best.
Popular Places to Live Near Rugby
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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.
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