10 Oct

Kings Norton: Village life by the city

Kings Norton: Village life by the city

For professionals with family it's important to be close to the city for work. However it's often the case that as your family grows so does your need for space. This is something families often struggle with in a city centre property. For those who work in Birmingham however, there are plenty of fantastic places nearby ready to provide you with all the room you and your family need!

Those looking for a handy commute into the city as well as a quiet place to enjoy family life could look at property for sale in Kings Norton.

Centred around the village “green”, the district has maintained a village atmosphere despite being so close to Birmingham. Bisected by beautiful old canals, Kings Norton provides a rural alternative to the big city.

Kings Norton has a population of just over 20,000 people which makes it a large community without feeling overcrowded.

The town has excellent travel routes into the centre of Birmingham. Driving via the A38 will take commuters around 20 minutes to reach the city. A direct train from the Kings Norton station takes just 30 minutes on the Cross-City Line.

Parents looking to move to the area will be happy to know that there are many good schools in the immediate vicinity. The King's Norton Boys' School and its respective female counterpart are both close by. The St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic School and Cadbury Sixth Form College are also nearby.

A great place to take care of your family shop, Kings Norton holds a new farmers market every month. The market takes place on The Green and specialises in fresh produce from the surrounding areas.

Full of outdoor expanses like Kings Norton Park, there are plenty of places to exercise, walk the dog and play out with the kids. You also have the countryside on your doorstep which can be handy for family days out.

The village has plenty of shops and retail outlets and there are also a collection of traditional village pubs in the area.ADNFCR-1222-ID-801648065-ADNFCR

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