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Colchester removals are carried out by Lund-Conlon Removers & Storers, the removals and storage company serving the Bedfordshire, Hertfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Northamptonshire & Cambridgeshire areas since 1985.

Lund-Conlon Removers & Storers is experienced in all aspects of domestic and commercial removals and offer a variety of services which include Colchester removals. Lund-Conlon Removers & Storers operate a local, national and international service for full and part loads by Road, Sea or Air. Lund-Conlon Removers & Storers are members of the British Association of Removers.

Packing For Colchester Removals

Packing for Colchester removals, the care of your possessions will be a key factor when choosing a removals company. It is important to be confident that your belongings will be looked after from the moment our team arrive, until they are unwrapped and positioned in your new home. Your belongings are precious and should be handled, packed and moved with the respect they deserve.

You should consider whether you want your packing to be done by the removal company or to pack them yourself. If you choose to self-pack, Lund-Conlon Removers & Storers can supply top quality packaging materials to you.

Lund-Conlon Removers & Storers will ensure china and glassware is wrapped in special wrapping paper and packed in double thickness cartons. Furniture can be protected in bubble blankets for extra protection. Antiques can be packed in individually tailored crates. When your possessions arrive at your new home, our fully trained team can unpack your possessions, taking away all the cartons and wrapping material.

How to find Lund Conlon Removers & Storers

Lund-Conlon Removers & Storers
Wolseley Road
Kempston
Bedford
MK42 7EF
MAP
Call 01234 819334 for a free moving quote.

Are you moving to Colchester?

Colchester Travel Connections

Roads: A12/A120/A133/A137/A134
Trains: Colchester, Colchester Town, Hythe
Airports: London Heathrow Airport, London Luton Airport, London Stansted Airport

Where Is Colchester?

Claimed to be the oldest town in Britain, Colchester is a historic town and the largest settlement within the borough of Colchester in Essex. The map below shows the location of Colchester

Houses For Sale In Colchester

The UK’s property market is complex and often unpredictable, with Brexit making it even more difficult to predict house values in Colchester. Understandably homeowners are worried about house prices. However, it is important not to panic, if you are in a position to move, have the funds to move and you want to move, this is as good a time as any.

Take a look at the average house prices in Colchester to get an idea of current property values in Colchester

Colchester Property Prices

During September 2016 the average price for property in Colchester was around £223,000, with detached houses around £337,000, semi detached homes at £234,000, terraced property at £209,000 and flats at around £157,000.

During December 2016 the average price for property in Colchester changed to around £224,000, with detached houses around £339,000, semi detached homes at £219,000, terraced property at £219,000 and flats at around £177,000.

July 2017 saw the average price for property in Colchester dropped slightly to around £223,000, with detached houses around £338,000, semi detached homes increasing noticeably at £253,000, terraced property at £219,000 and flats at around £176,000.

In October 2019, the average price for property in Colchester changed again and is now £312,000. Detached houses are selling for around £449,000, semi detached homes increasing noticeably at £280,000, terraced property at £239,000 and flats at around £168,000. Source Zoopla.

Colchester Estate Agents

When moving to Colchester you could contact the Colchester estate agents, who have a wealth of local knowledge and will guide you through the buying or renting process. Although you will find Colchester estate agents are usually situated in the high street they can also be found online, where you will be able to see properties that are currently available. We have listed below shows some of the estate agents in or near Colchester.

David Martin Estate Agents – www.davidmartin.co.uk
Temme English – www.temmeenglish.co.uk
Your Move – www.your-move.co.uk

New Home Sites

Local Banks

Lloyds Bank
40 St Christopher Road, St Johns, Colchester CO4 0NA
0345 300 0000
www.lloydsbank.com

HSBC
Midland House, Colchester CO1 1SY
0345 740 4404
www.hsbc.co.uk

Colchester Local Utility Companies

Moving house is the perfect time to take stock and see if you are paying more than you need for utilities such as gas, electric and water. Check prices on sites such as www.moneysupermarket.com/.

The following companies supply utilities in the Colchester area:

OVO Energy
0913 581 8820
www.ovoenergy.com/

Essex & Suffolk Water
0845 604 7468
www.eswater.co.uk

Challenge Your Local Council Tax Band

Once you have settled into your new home, it may be worth challenging your council tax band. More than to 300,000 homes in England and Scotland may have been placed in the wrong band since the early 1990s. If your new home is one of them, you can get your band lowered.

In the first instance, see if your neighbours in similar properties are in a lower band, check the following sites for more information: Valuation Office Agency and your local council at www.essex.gov.uk

Once you have moved home you may find you would like to carry out some home improvements. The following shops will carry a range of materials:

Local Hardware Stores

Robert Dyas
45-47 High Street, Colchester CO1 1DH
01206 764797
www.robertdyas.co.uk

Homebase
St Andrews Avenue, Colchester CO4 3BG
0845 640 7026
www.homebase.co.uk

Colchester Cable & Phone Connections

If you’re moving to Colchester and need to know the broadband availability, simply visit www.broadbandchoices.co.uk

Colchester Local Council

If you are planning to move to Colchester and need information about schools, planning permission, parking permits or council tax, simply contact: www.essex.gov.uk

Colchester Day-to-Day Local Shopping

Waitrose – www.waitrose.com
Sainsbury’s – www.sainsburys.co.uk

Colchester Schools

Colchester High School – www.colchesterhighschool.co.uk
Hamilton Primary School – www.hamilton.essex.sch.uk
St. Thomas More’s Catholic Primary School – www.stthomasmores.co.uk

Colchester Local Leisure

Fitness First Colchester
4 Petrolea Close
Colchester
CO4 5TU
01206 771440
www.fitnessfirst.com

Colchester Leisure World
Cowdray Avenue, Colchester CO1 1YH
01206 282000
www.colchesterleisureworld.co.uk

Arena Sports & Leisure Centre
Circular Rd East, Colchester CO2 7
01206 549325
www.arenaleisurecentre.com

Colchester Local Clubs & Groups

Sudbury Motorcycle Club
55 Alan Way, Colchester CO3 4LB
01206 531768
www.sudburymcc.co.uk

Colchester & East Essex Cricket Club
The Pavilion, Colchester CO1 1UD
01206 574028
www.colchestercricket.org

There are restaurants for all tastes, including:

The Anchor
High Street
Colchester
CO5 7ES
01206 728382
www.shepherd-neame.co.uk

Domestic House Removals Colchester

The Colchester removals guide featured here is brought to you by Lund-Conlon Removers & Storers, the removals and storage company serving the Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire, Northamptonshire, Hertfordshire & Cambridgeshire areas since 1985.

The Lund-Conlon Removers & Storers news desk is our way of raising the profile of the local community. To submit any news or up and coming events relating to this area, email your copy and photos to the news desk at newseditoruk@gmail.com.

Lund-Conlon Removers & Storers are members of the British Association of Removers Wolseley Road, Kempston, Bedford, MK42 7EF.

Colchester Removals

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