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 Skegness
Are you looking to relocate to Skegness? 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 Skegness 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 Skegness. 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 Skegness?
Who doesn’t love a traditional English seaside town? A highly popular Lincolnshire seaside resort in Skegness you are faced with bracing air and all manner of entertainments. But what is it like to actually live here?
Affectionately known as Skeggie, the town grew from being an important port for coastal trade during the 14th Century. Skegness is situated in the East Lindsey district of Lincolnshire, on the Lincolnshire coast of the North Sea.
Early Skegness was both a fishing and farming village, but it was from the 18th Century when local gentry visited for their holidays and the arrival of the railways in 1973 that the towns fortune was transformed.
This new modern Skegness quickly became a popular destination for holidaymakers and day trippers from the East Midlands factory towns and became among the top beach holiday destinations in England. The first Butlin’s holiday resort was built here in 1936.
It is still a well-loved location but has a little more sophistication now however, the tourism industry remains very important for the local economy and employment.
Situated in the centre of the town in a transport hub, Skegness railway station is the terminus for the Grantham to Skegness line which runs hourly services from Nottingham via Grantham. Whilst getting around by car is via the A52 and A158 roads, connecting it with Boston and the East Midlands, and Lincoln respectively.
Among some of the areas recent redevelopments is the Lumley Shopping Plaza, home to over 30 new shops. There’s also the Hildreds Shopping Centre, Hardy’s Market and plenty of independents offering an all-round retail experience.
The towns Esplanade district is being upgraded too including the re-routing of traffic away from the planned new pedestrianised area. All good news for Skeggie’s residents as it will ease congestion in the summer months.
If you are searching for a home on the coast which offers a laid-back friendly way of life along with a location which has an average property price of just £182,000, good old Skeggie is worth investigating further.
Skegness Schools & Education
Like all areas, Skegness has a mix of very high performing establishments alongside several which unfortunately do not perform so well.
Notably, Lincolnshire is one of the few counties within the UK that still uses the eleven-plus to decide who may attend grammar school.
Residents are served by five state primary schools and a preparatory school, two state secondary schools (one of which is selective) along with several colleges.
Skegness Infant & Junior Schools and Beacon Primary Academy are all “good” reports Ofsted.
Skegness Grammar School and Skegness Academy provide secondary education for the town.
The only independent school is The Viking School catering for children aged between 2-11 years.
Older students can attend Skegness TEC (formerly Lincolnshire Regional College) which provides a huge range of GCSE, FE, and higher education courses.
Things to do in Skegness
As you would expect from a seaside destination there are miles of sandy beaches, a long amusement pier, plus all the usual entertainment one would associate with a holiday centre.
Here are some of Skegness’s highlights:
Along with some fantastic property prices, Skegness also offers a great choice of property styles.
Backing onto the promenade are leafy avenues filled with grand Victorian houses some of which have been modernised and re-sold as individual dwellings.
Being close to the ocean means that many homes have been purchased as holiday bold holes or second homes.
As such there is a good selection of mobile homes on the market starting at £9,500.
Property is amazingly cheap with two-bedroom flats being sold for £62,000. On the market currently is a three-bedroom flat at £80,000.
Those moving here with a family will doubtless require more space. Three-bedroom homes can be purchased from £155,000.
The desirable South Parade Road faces the sea and has some very imposing large properties along its length, many have balconies making the most of the panoramic views.
The average house price in the area is currently £211,763.
All stats as per Zoopla December 2022
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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.