Move to Wilmslow 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 Wilmslow
Are you moving to or from Wilmslow? Situated in the Cheshire Golden Triangle but on the doorstep of Manchester this affluent town is a desirable relocation destination.
Whether this is your first move or your twentieth you will be aware just how stressful an event it can be.
A good removal company will have the facilities, experience and expertise to handle your move professionally with the minimum of disruption to you and your family.
White & Company own a fleet of modern well-maintained vehicles and our friendly and efficient staff are knowledgeable in all aspects of household removals.
Having been in business since 1871 we have built up an enviable reputation based on the endorsement of the highly reputable industry regulators BAR, FIDI and OMNI.
We do the hard work, so you don’t have to! By giving us a call today we can help get you a step closer to relocating to Wilmslow or the surrounding areas.
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 245 specialist vehicles, full trained and security cleared removals staff and 19 storage locations across the UK.
Our Mission Statement
“To continue the traditions founded in 1871 by providing the quality expected by our clients; backed up by superb packing materials, highly trained crews, effective management and a genuine commitment to customer care and the environment.”
Rest assured you can trust White & Company to take care of your personal effects with care and respect from collection to delivery.
Why move to Wilmslow?
Falling within the Cheshire Golden Triangle – an area of affluent towns and villages – Wilmslow has transformed from a quiet village on the fringe of Manchester to one of the most sought-after postcodes in the North of England.
Boasting rail links to London and Manchester and situated close to Manchester International Airport and the motorway network, Wilmslow offers outstanding commuter credentials.
Several young people choose to move to Wilmslow when their priorities change, and they look to start a family. The area offers excellent schools and plenty of space for outdoor activities.
The Wilmslow area also benefits from a diverse selection of popular high street shops and smaller indie retailers.
You will find a selection of expensive designer shops and restaurants that attract people living the ‘Cheshire lifestyle’, namely numerous Premier League footballers, WAGs, actors and multi-millionaire North-West businesspeople. Famous former residents even include former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson.
Don’t let that fool you however, while property prices are much higher than the average for Cheshire there are some fantastic opportunities for smaller families looking to get a foothold on the property ladder with many smaller terraces snapped up regularly.
Working in Wilmslow
Finding work in Wilmslow should not prove too much of a challenge. The local economy is centred around several sectors including, engineering, financial services, retail, and positions relating to science and research.
Some very large companies have bases in and around the town, among them are Umbro the sports manufacturers, Royal London finance services and the UK headquarters of Waters Corporation, an American manufacturer of analytical laboratory instruments.
The town’s Aston Martin dealership sells the highest number of Aston Martins in the UK with demand stimulated largely by the high level of affluence in the town.
Of course, with the short distance to Manchester there are numerous opportunities to work in the North-West city and commute back to the countryside confines of Wilmslow in the evening or of the weekend.
Living in Wilmslow
Wilmslow residents have access to a huge number of recreational activities. The Rex cinema is a traditional cinema and theatre with luxury seats and gourmet eating options that is a local favourite as an alternative to mainstream multiplexes.
There are a range of different restaurants to suit all budgets and taste including the usual Indian, Chinese and Italian choices as well as Japanese and Argentinian.
Wilmslow is a great alternative shopping destination and there are so many fantastic shops to browse including high end boutiques, jewellers and independent interiors shops. The town also hosts a monthly Artisan market selling an eclectic range of food, gifts and unusual items.
Each year Wilmslow Show is an opportunity for the community to enjoy horticulture, classic cars, dog shows, funfair, falconry, mini zoo, crafts and jazz. It has a long history in the town, which dates back to 1897, when the local gardeners in the big houses of the area, showcased their talents.
For a larger range of activities including live music venues, premier shopping facilities and two of the biggest sporting clubs in the country, Manchester is just 15 minutes away.
Wilmslow Property Prices
Wilmslow forms part of the affluent Cheshire Golden Triangle and as such is famous for its expensive detached houses.
The average price for property in Wilmslow stood at £456,297 as of July 2019, according to estimates provided by property analysts, Zoopla.
This represented a rise of 2.30% over the last three months and rise of 3.15% since June last year.
In terms of property types, flats in Wilmslow sold for an average of £256,232 and terraced houses for £290,101
The town has a good range of 3 to 4-bedroom family homes, many of which lend themselves to extension and a few areas with attractive ‘cottage’ period terraced homes popular with first time buyers and young professionals.
Despite the high price tags there are some bargains to be had, including a three bedroomed terraced home currently on the market for £135,000.
This ranges up to £3,650,000 for a large contemporary new build with impressive views over the River Bollin.
If you intend to rent, within a one-mile radius of the town there is currently 74 homes on the rental market and these range from £450 per month for a one bedroom flat up to £20,000 per month for a luxurious, detached 6-bedroom family home.
Popular Places to Live Near Wilmslow
- Alderley Edge
- Cheadle Hulme
- Hale Barns
- Hazel Grove
- Heald Green
- Morley Green
- Mottram St Andrew
- Nether Alderley
- Pott Shrigley
- Whiteley Green
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.