Moving to Cambridge

Considering a Move to or from Cambridge?

Moving to Cambridge

Cambridge – Kings College

When considering moving to Cambridge, moving from Cambridge or moving within Cambridge, it is important to speak with a professional removal company.

Property in Cambridge and Cambridgeshire encompasses the full range, with some well sought after properties in both modern and historic styles. Whether you are looking for a one bed apartment or your next country retreat, new or period. In a recent house price report the average price of a house in Cambridge has reached £329,726

Detached – £ 568,958

Semi Detached – £ 340,856

Terrace – £ 318,007

Flat – £ 221,955

Sources: Land Registry of England and Wales, Crown copyright. The information above is based on figures provided by the Land Registry of England and Wales. Figures for England and Wales are for the period July to September 2011.

Cambridge manages to combine its role as a historic city with a world renowned University. In this new millennium it is rapidly gaining as a city with a reputation for excellence in science and technology. On the outskirts of Cambridge is the Cambridge Science Park and a short distance away is the Cambridge Research Park.

Cambridge is a growing city with a population of around 130,000.

The Backs are the tranquil highlight of Cambridge offering the opportunity to relax on a punt whilst floating along the river at the back (hence the name) of some of the most famous and architecturally striking colleges. Two of the colleges near to the Backs include the famous Kings College and also Trinity College.

Moving to Cambridge

Cambridge – Railway Station

Cambridge railway station built in 1845 provides excellent links to central London with a journey time of just 50 minutes into both Liverpool Street and Kings Cross Stations. The station at Cambridge has recently had additional platforms and lifts installed in a major piece of work carried out on behalf of Network Rail, for easy access for customers to the new platforms with new expanded additional train services.

Cambridge has some stunningly attractive green space including Parker’s Piece, Mid Summer Common and Jesus Green, that invites you to relax and enjoy. Other places worth visiting include the Botanical Gardens where you will find many specimens of unusual exotic plants.

If you plan on moving to Cambridge and enjoy your leisure time the city has a number of ways to occupy you. There are a few notable museums and galleries, prominent among which is the Fitzwilliam Museum which has been described as “the finest small museum in Europe”. The Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences is packed with over 1m fossils.

Cambridge has numerous colleges dating from 1209 that form the University of Cambridge that are open to the public.

Planning Your Move.

As a first stage when planning moving to Cambridge, moving from Cambridge or moving within Cambridge, it is important to speak with a professional removal company. It would also be the case when moving from Cambridge. Before calling, consider what it is you want from your mover. Would you like your items packed for you with our packing service, and are there items that will need to be dismantle. Are you clear about what is staying or being disposed of prior to the move? These are just a few areas you will need to give thought.

If this is all new to you then don’t worry as that why we are here to offer advice and support. Call Abels Moving Services on 0800 626769 and speak to one of Abels customer services team. These highly experienced team members can discuss your move and arrange for a home survey for you.

Our home visit will establish your exact needs, discuss and advise on the most suitable plan for you and result in a detailed and fully priced move plan being sent to you. Surveys are carried out free of charge and without obligation.

Furniture Storage in Cambridge

Many of clients in the past have been faced with the challenge of having sold their current home they are unable to find the new home of their dream. That’s where Abels Moving Services storage service is able to assist. If you require having storage in Cambridge, Abels has a modern, safe, dry and purpose built facility for furniture.

Student storage is available at preferential rates, allowing students living many miles away or overseas, to store their possessions at the end of term time and have it returned when term begins. Call our main number to discuss storage for students. By clicking on our links to our website you will find details on our storage services.

Local moves

Abels Moving Services also offer our comprehensive range of moving services when you are moving within Cambridge.

Moving from Cambridge Overseas

For customers living in Cambridge and relocating overseas, Abels have been specialising in International deep sea relocations for generations. To talk to experts and receive reassuring advice from our team of professionals.

For further information about moving overseas please visit the overseas section of our web site.

Moving from Cambridge to Europe

Europe is on our doorstep, so it’s a temptation to risk trying the move yourself. Talk to one of Abels experts about the pitfalls to avoid getting caught out. Abels have been helping discerning customers move from Cambridge to Europe for decades. Whether it’s a few items to be taken as a part load to a country manor house, our service remains unparalleled, you may rest assured your prized possessions will be in safe trained hands.

For further information about moving to europe please visit our european section of our web site.