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Located in the scenic southern English county of Wiltshire, Salisbury is famously known for its historic medieval cathedral that dates back to 1220. It’s a highly popular tourist location because of its history, its range of architecture, its blend of High St brands and independents and the great range of restaurants on offer. Salisbury is also just a few miles south of the ancient stone circle at Stonehenge, which stands on the grassland of the Salisbury plain.
Families thinking of moving to Wiltshire tend to have an image of Salisbury in their heads when they think of the county.
Here are 5 reasons that this historic city is such a popular destination for movers:
1. Salisbury Cathedral
Completed in 1266, Salisbury cathedral is simply a masterpiece and remains one of the most visited religious sites in England. Constructed in English fashion, the cathedral has a truly stunning interior comprising bright-coloured limestone and darkly gleaming Purbeck marble which is a delight to behold. Its standout features include the gallery-style triforium, where the chime can still be heard from the cathedrals iconic 14-century clock. Also, there are many intricate tombstones; some of which date back to the 13th century.
2. The Old City Centre
Salisbury has a long history and relics of the city’s past can be seen still to this day. Wander the many narrow cobblestone streets in the old city centre. Aside from the great shopping, the area is packed with monumental architecture, dating back to medieval times The most iconic structures include the 15th century parish church of St.Thomas of Canterbury, the 18th century Guildhall and the 15th century Plume of Feather Inn.
3. The Salisbury Museum
The award-winning Salisbury Museum has a wide range of intriguing displays and special exhibitions throughout the year that really highlight art and history of England, in particular Wiltshire. Housed in the King’s House, the museum’s designated archaeology collections include items from Stonehenge and medieval finds from the Clarendon Palace, Old Sarum and Salisbury. The history is represented through displays of fine art, including watercolours and paintings by Augustus John and Rex Whistler. The collection of ceramics and glass is magnificent, and features pieces by local manufacturers alongside those produced by the Wedgewod, Bow and Chelsea potteries.
4. Larmer Tree
Set in the ancient forest known as Cranborne Chase, the Larmer Tree Gardens was established in 1880 as a pleasure grounds for “public enlightenment and entertainment” and were the first privately owned gardens to be opened for public enjoyment. Discover the native Indian buildings, a Roman Temple and an opener theatre surrounded by acres of gardens occupied by pheasants, peacocks and other exotic birds. This magical garden welcomes guests to wander through hidden walkways, unwind on the lawns and discover the unique charm of this beautiful setting.
5. Salisbury International Arts Festival
From orchestral, choral, and chamber concerts to recitals, film screenings and lectures; the Salisbury International Festival takes place over two weeks and has a different theme each year. The festival is held in mid-July and includes daily concerts. The repertoire is evenly balanced and comprises classical and sacred music pieces as well as newly commissioned works performed in the host city’s cathedral.
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Schepens is a Removals Company in Salisbury
We’ve been helping families who are moving to Salisbury for over a century now, and it’s always a delight to be working around this charming city. Schepens is a family-run, Wiltshire removals company and our aim has been the same since we first began in the early 20th century. We seek to minimise the tension that can arise in the moving process, and provide stress-free removals for our clients.
Tailor-Made Removals to Salisbury
We know that from experience there’s nothing ‘standard’ about moving house. That’s why we don’t offer standard removals packages. Instead, a dedicated Move Co-Ordinator will work with you to determine your specific requirement. Then we’ll create a removals plan that reflects them. We aim for accuracy every step of the way. From your free no obligation quote to the time it will take to load the removal van.
Schepens removals services include:
Packing: Our BAR trained professional removals staff can pack up your house for you, label your boxes, and create a detailed inventory of your goods.
Insurance: Your goods are fully insured whilst in transit. Should you require additional Accidental Damage or Extended Liability, we can arrange cover.
Non Standard Goods: If you have goods that require specialist packing and removals, such as a piano, for example, or a piece of fine art, we can arrange transport.
Self Storage: Should you need to store any items or pieces of furniture, Schepens can provide local storage. We offer a door-to-door service and a secure, climate controlled environment.
Transport: 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.
Second-to-None Customer Services
We take pride in the quality of service we consistently offer to our customers. Our removals teams are recruited locally, so they know the region well, and can offer local advice to movers. We also invest in the ongoing professional training of our teams. As a result we can guarantee that they’ll be proactive problem solvers, and ready to go the extra mile if needed.