Escape to the Country
If you’ve been living in a big town or city for many years, you may have come to a point where you desire nothing more than to escape the constant sound of cars and all the noise outside.
Perhaps your children are grown up and the house feels too big for just one or two. Whatever the reason, the prospect of selling your town or city property and moving to the countryside can be very exciting indeed.
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Selling a house with Edward Giles is easy and affordable. We won’t charge you for any additional services and we will answer any questions you might have during the process. We will not be beaten on fees.
Best Rural Places in Great Britain
You have many options to choose from when it comes to your surroundings and quality of life. Every rural area in Britain offers you different possibilities.
There are many factors that have to be taken into consideration when moving. The most important are the weather, crime rate and general wellbeing. In the end though, all really depends on your personal priorities.
Last year winners of Halifax Rural Areas Quality of Life Survey include:
- Uttlesford in Essex
This is one of the most incredible medieval districts in the UK. It is famous for its old-fashioned market in Saffron Walden and a picturesque Hatfield Forest well-known for haunting. An additional advantage is that Stansted Airport located just minutes away.
- South Northamptonshire, East Midlands
Home to idyllic villages and hilly countryside. A must-see is a little market town called Brackley, with typical stone buildings and a well-preserved Town Hall.
- Waverley, South East
Little charming villages in this area can be a quiet shelter for those trying to escape from busy life in the capital.
This region owes its beauty to Bourne Wood, well-known from famous movie Gladiator and Harry Potter. Typical cottages and narrow brick streets are the heart of Surrey’s district.
If you’re looking for peace and quiet, consider these quality places to live in the UK and contact us for further information.