Premier Lettings – Guildford
Guildford is a fantastic, vibrant place in the heart of Surrey. Popular with commuters travelling into London, it has reliable transport links that make it a convenient place to live. Set in a beautiful, rural part of England it has the added benefit of the nearby Surrey Hills – an area of outstanding natural beauty that is just a stones throw away.
Walking around the picturesque streets of this Saxon county town is enough to inspire a move to one of our carefully picked properties. In true English style the town also has a castle and grounds open to visitors with a panoramic viewing platform to take in the views. The Guildhall and Angel Hotel are both steeped in history, with a wealth of other tourist attractions that make this a really special destination. Those making a move to this location will never be short of entertainment for family and guests.
Among the more modern attributes are a cinema, successful art gallery and theatre as well as notable performance groups meaning there is something for everyone. For sport and fitness fans the leisure centre has prizewinning facilities, as well as a number of local sports teams and clubs. We appreciate that practicality is key when planning a new home, so let us assure you that Guildford has a great breadth of amenities. For families, there is a good selection of state and independent schools including the renowned independent Royal Grammar School. For those thinking further ahead or branching out on their own, the University of Surrey houses it’s campus in the town.
With several major businesses operating here such as Philips Electronics and Ericsson it is a place set up for commercial operations and new business owners would do well to consider it. Those in technology should know that some of the top video game production companies have also used Guildford as a platform. A variety of housing means we can cater for those with high and low budgets, big and small families, whether you’re interested in Bellfields, Charlotteville or Merrow.
As mentioned, strong transport connections make this an ideal commuter hub. There are two railway stations – Guildford running direct to London Waterloo (just 35 minutes), Reading and Gatwick, and London Road (Guildford) station for other routes. For road users the A31 and A3 provide a link from London through to Portsmouth, and its not far to the M25 in the north. There is a popular park and ride service with three major car parks to travel into the centre from, which is perfect for weekend shopping and activities.
As if all this wasn’t enough, by allowing us to help you move to this interesting town you’ll be following in the footsteps of dignitaries such as author Lewis Carroll, band The Stranglers and even gold medallist sprinter Allan Wells. This is a beautiful part of the world that offers opportunities for work both in London and more locally, with plenty of choices to fill all that spare time you’ll have.
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