Schepens Provides Andover Removals and Storage
15 miles to the north of Winchester and just 18 miles west of Basingstoke lies Andover, gateway to some of the most beautiful countryside and picturesque villages to be found in Hampshire. London families have been moving there for a while, and enjoying living in a town that offers a local theatre, beautiful walks, the River Anton running through it and a whole host of excellent schools to choose from.
Andover Offers an Easy Commute
The local station is on the mainline and runs two trains every hour to Waterloo. The journey takes around 1 hour 10 mins, and the line’s pretty reliable. If you drive, Andover is well placed for the M3 and the journey is likely to take around 1 hr 45 to the centre of London.
Schools in Andover
The local primary schools receiving an Ofsted ‘Outstanding’ judgement following inspection are St Mary Bourne Primary, Balksbury Infant School, Portway Infant School and St John the Baptist Catholic Primary School. The top 3 secondary schools are Park House School, the Wellington Academy and Grately House School.
House Prices in Andover
Andover is considerably cheaper than Winchester or Stockbridge when it comes to buying property. The overall average price of properties is £280,000. Terraced houses are highly sought after and cost in the range of £235,000. Semi-detached properties sell for around £273,000 and detached properties fetch, on average £388,000.
Schepens Can Help You With Andover Removals and Storage
Schepens has been moving families to locations across Hampshire for over a century now. We’re a 4th generation, family run company, with the aim of reducing significantly the stresses and anxieties that are traditionally associated with moving. All our removals teams have detailed local knowledge of your removals destination, and your dedicated Move Co-ordinator will help to schedule and manage your move to Andover.
We know that every move is different, so we offer a tailor-made removals package reflecting your specific requirements. The services we offer include:
- Packing – our BAR trained professional packers will help with packing up your house, labelling all your boxes, and creating a comprehensive inventory.
- Insurance – all your goods are insured in transit. We can also arrange Accidental Damage and Extended Liability cover if you wish.
- Non-Standard Items – if you are wanting to move a piano, valuable artworks or antiques we can arrange specialist removals, packing and insurance.
- Removals Fleet – Your goods will be shipped in one of our state-of-the-art removals vehicles which maintain a constant temperature and humidity, run on air ride suspension and boast an adjustable bearing system, which ensures little or no movement of vehicle content.
Schepens Local Storage Facilities
If you need to store any goods or furniture, Schepens has local, fully managed storage facilities. We like to keep the process simple, so you tell us what size container you need, and we’ll deliver it when and where you need it. We’ll create an inventory and securely seal your container. It will then be transported to our local storage facility.
Your container will be subject to 24 hour CCTV, and a carefully controlled environment. You’ll be given a unique access code and you can retrieve your goods 6 days a week during our opening hours.
Excellent Customer Service From Schepens
We pride ourselves on the second-to-none customer service we provide. Feedback on our services consistently notes the willingness of teams to go the extra mile, and to proactively problem solve along the way. We care about offering stress-free removals, and for this reason we invest in the detailed training of all our employees.