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.
Top Tips When Moving To Or From Sidmouth
1 Plan as early as possible and contact a removals company
2 Use a BAR registered removals company
3 Select a removals company that has storage capabilities
4 Check what insurance is required
5 Use a removals company with multiple vehicles
6 Check their Sustainability Program
7 Check they offer video surveys
Are you looking to relocate to Sidmouth? 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 151 years’ servicing the Sidmouth 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 Sidmouth. 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 265 specialist vehicles, full trained and security cleared removals staff and 19 storage locations across the UK.
Why Move to Sidmouth
Nestled along the Jurassic Coast of Devon and facing the English Channel, Sidmouth is a Regency Town by the sea, a special place. Sitting along an impressive coastline and surrounded by spectacular countryside and award-winning Blue Flag beaches, Sidmouth allows you to enjoy the best of both worlds.
Traditional entertainment such as bowls, putting greens, and carefully tended municipal gardens has attracted older holidaymakers in the past, but these days Sidmouth is enjoyed by all ages. The main beach is part sand part shingle, ideal for fossil hunting. The promenade is backed by plenty of shops selling the usual wares such as buckets and spades, rock, and candyfloss.
Alternatively, you can turn inland and explore the stunning East Devon AONB. 100 square miles of nature and wildlife amid encompassing heathland and wooded valleys.
Sidmouth benefits from a close-knit community and plenty of clubs, societies, and organised activities for all, young and old.
The closest motorway is the M5, running north and south from Exeter to Bristol whilst the A3052 coast road poses an alternative route east to west from Lyme Regis to Exeter.
Shopping in the town is more than adequate with a good selection of shops such as Tesco and Co-op which sit alongside numerous pubs and restaurants. In less than 40 minutes you can be in Exeter. Larger, it has a great choice of shops and is where plenty of Sidmouth’s population travel for work.
Exeter’s retail scene features most major national stores including John Lewis, which has been refreshed with the opening of eight new restaurants within the Guildhall Shopping and Dining Centre. These are just a few of the reasons why moving to Sidmouth could be the best move you ever make.
Schools & Education
Devon County Council oversees education for Sidmouth. The town is served by state, independent and special school education.
Parents new to the area are provided with several options when it comes to schools for younger children with three Ofsted-rated “good” schools covering Sidmouth.
The closest Secondary is Sidmouth College, providing education for 11-18 years, it is a coeducational community secondary school and sixth form. Also rated as being “good” following its latest inspection in October 2016.
For older students, there are several very good universities in the region such as The University of Exeter.
Spread over several campuses it includes the Business School, the Bill Douglas Cinema Museum, the Henry Wellcome building for Biocatalysis, and, as of September 2018, the Exeter Centre for Circular Economy.
Things to do in Sidmouth
Finding plenty to do to fill our downtime makes all the difference in our busy lives.
Sidmouth and the surrounding region offer plenty of choices regarding leisure pursuits.
Here are just some of the things available to you if you live in Sidmouth:
Within the town’s borders, you will find a great mix of home styles.
Of course, it is the homes overlooking the sea which are the most popular, commanding premium prices.
Although relatively expensive with the average price paid standing at £441,842, buying a home in Sidmouth is a good investment. Values have risen by almost 45% during the past 10 years and are continuing to rise.
Of the 106 homes for sale, the cheapest property is a one-bed retirement flat going for £85,000. Two-bedroom flats start at £175,000.
For prospective buyers in search of a larger family home, prices for three-bedroom properties are very reasonable starting from £221,000 for a little terraced cottage.
If you want to enjoy the benefits of Sidmouth but live just outside it, there are several popular villages to choose from. Sidford, Newton Poppleford and Sidbury are smaller and provide residents with an enviable rural idyl.
Stats according to current Zoopla
Popular Places to Live near Sidmouth
- Budleigh Salterton
- Lyme Regis
- Ottery St Mary
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.