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 Tunbridge Wells
Are you looking to relocate to Tunbridge Wells? 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 Tunbridge Wells 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 Tunbridge Wells. 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 Tunbridge Wells
Consistently named as one of the best and happiest places to live in the UK, the spa town of Royal Tunbridge Wells has been a visitor attraction for well over 400 years. History abounds here.
A popular spa town, it was King Edward VII who, granted its “Royal” prefix in 1909, when he officially recognized the significance of the town with its frequent royal visits over the centuries including Queen Victoria.
Not just historical, the town is also situated in the heart of the stunning High Weald, an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, a sought-after area in which to live.
With lots of new developments in and around the town Tunbridge has become a favourite commuter hotspot for those working in and around London. The direct rail service means that you can be in the city in under an hour from either the town centre station or High Brooms train station.
Tunbridge Wells is renowned for its shopping because it offers a truly unique experience! The combination of specialist shops and famous high street names, in a charming and historic setting, makes the town a very popular destination for shoppers, especially those looking to combine a little bit of retail therapy with a spa break.
As well as being in the heart of ‘the garden of England’ and surrounded by beautiful countryside, there are loads of parks and great outdoor spaces within Tunbridge Wells itself, meaning outdoor living is accessible for everyone and right from your doorstep.
It is easy to see why buyers, especially those with young families, are leaving the capital in droves to find cheaper homes, green spaces, good schools, and a chic shopping scene such as Tunbridge wells can offer.
Schools & Education
Many of the local school’s feature in the Sunday Times Best Schools in the UK Guide year after year.
With a reputation for its high-quality education provision, many of the primary schools in Tunbridge Wells are rated “good” or better by the government’s education watchdog Ofsted.
The primaries of Claremont, St Peter’s CofE and St James’ CofE were all rated as “outstanding”.
Among the many state secondaries, there are two “outstanding” comprehensive schools; Bennett Memorial C of E and St Gregory’s RC (both co-ed, ages 11 to 18).
The town is home to three highly regarded grammar schools as well. Skinners Boys School (ages 11 to 18) and Tunbridge Wells Girls Grammar (ages 11 to 18), both rated “outstanding”. The third is Tunbridge Wells Grammar for Boys (boys, ages 11 to 18, with girls in the sixth form) which is judged to be “good”.
Although Tunbridge Wells does not have a university of its own, the Salomons Campus of Canterbury Christ Church University is located just outside the town (near Southborough) and provides postgraduate programmes.
Things to do in Tunbridge Wells
The town enjoys a busy calendar of festivals, activities and social events which includes everyone of all ages and backgrounds.
The town of Royal Tunbridge Wells is most famous for the historic Pantiles and Chalybeate Spring that mark the beginning of Royal Tunbridge Wells and these attractions are still popular today.
The wider region is perhaps best known for its splendid stately homes and gardens.
Only a short drive away lies the Salomon Estate. This Victorian house with glorious gardens and museum is an absorbing lesser-known attraction that tells the story of three generations of the Salomon family. For those who enjoy gardening its not to be missed.
Across the region there is a lively live music scene encompassing rock, opera, classical and jazz held in forests and parks, in pubs, hotels and restaurants alike not forgetting the famous Forum venue.
Here are a few more interesting places to visit:
Spa Valley Railway – www.spavalleyrailway.co.uk
The Pantiles – www thepantiles.com
Scotney Castle – www.nationaltrust.org.uk
Groombridge Place – www.groombridgeplace.com
Bowles Outdoor Activity Centre – www.bowles.ac
Tunbridge Wells is a first-time buyer dream location where the possibilities are endless. From being able to walk home after a night out, as well as easy access to the south coast, into London, and close to all southern airports.
You can confidently get your foot on the property ladder here. From Georgian and Victorian period homes to modern new housing estates, there is a huge choice for everyone.
The average price for property in Tunbridge Wells stands at £527,520. The good news for buyers is that whilst many areas across the UK have been increasing in value, homes in Tunbridge have actually slowed down and dropped very slightly by 0.26%.
In terms of property types, flats in Tunbridge Wells sold for an average of £301,259 and terraced houses for £407,550. This is according to the current Zoopla estimates in August 2021.
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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.