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 Verwood
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
8 Get three quotes
9 Check the volume quoted for the lowest quote
10 Check what happens if the volume is wrong on the day of collection
Are you looking to relocate to Verwood? 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 Verwood 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 Verwood. 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 Verwood
Verwood is a vibrant little town but has a close-knit feel more in tune with a village. It is hard to believe that it was once the home of several notorious smugglers who bought their illegal contraband ashore along the rugged Dorset coast for distribution across the county.
Nowadays, Verwood attracts a different type of resident! It has all the attributes needed for an easy lifestyle, local attractions, great travel links, an assortment of shops and restaurants, and most importantly good schools.
Cosmopolitan Bournemouth and affluent Poole are both within a few miles of Verwood, so if you fancy a little bit of culture or a boisterous evening out, you don’t have far to trek.
Verwood is unsurpassable when it comes to green spaces. The town sits right in the middle of it all. Ringwood Forest, the wonderful New Forest National Park, Cranbourne Chase AONB, Holt Heath National Nature Reserve, and Moors Valley County Park & Forest are all just a hop away.
On the flip side, away from the country, Verwood’s proximity to the South coast of the UK means a trip to the seaside is just 12 miles away. Bournemouth, Southbourne, Poole, Mudeford, and Boscombe beaches are all idyllic seaside locations.
Superb local transport links by road are via the A31 trunk road, providing easy access to the M3 leading to London with the cities of Salisbury and Southampton within approximately 30 minutes’ drive.
Verwood is a delightfully modern town but with the old-fashioned values, you don’t find in bigger locations. Great amenities and its idyllic location make it a perfect place for enjoying all that Dorset has to offer.
Verwood Schools & Education
Dorset Council oversees education across the county including Verwood. Their website is a good place to start your search for a suitable school for your child if you are new to the area.
Schooling in Verwood is based on the 3-tier system and the town has three first schools and a middle school all catering for the towns younger children.
There is no secondary school in Verwood, older children travel by bus to nearby Queen Elizabeth’s School, Wimborne Minster or Ferndown Upper School.
Dorset has around 40 colleges offering education for young adults aged between 16-18 years and most offer adult courses too.
The Burgate School and Sixth Form is an 11–18 academy school. The school is situated in Fordingbridge, 7 miles from Verwood, rated “good” by Ofsted at the current time it has approximately 1000 students.
Higher education also offers plenty of choice with some very distinguished universities being located within Dorset’s borders.
Bournemouth University (BU) is a public university with its main campus situated in neighbouring Poole, it offers over 100 courses for students aged 18 years and up.
Things to do in Verwood
Obviously with such a vast array of beautiful Dorset countryside to explore, getting outside amid nature is just one of the wonderful ways to spend your time off when you live in Verwood.
For a day at the beach visit:
Other interesting attractions:
Homes for sale are hard to come by in Verwood. Zoopla is advertising just 13 properties for sale.
This is not entirely surprising as Verwood has become such a desirable town in which to live.
Although costs are on the high side, they still come in cheaper than other areas nearby such as Fordingbridge and St Leonards.
Currently, there are both new build and older established homes on the market with 3 bedrooms or larger being the most popular.
As a guide to cost, you can expect to pay on average £488,554 for a detached home, £310,893 for a semi, £271,936 for a terraced home and around £208,727 for an apartment.
Some of the best neighbourhoods include homes along Manor Road, close to amenities.
Mandalay Close sits well within walking distance of a highly rated Ofsted primary school and Albion Way where properties back onto the Crane Valley Golf Club.
Stats according to Zoopla
Popular Places to Live near Verwood
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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.