7 Jun

Vibrant town centres close to houses for sale in Devon?

Vibrant town centres close to houses for sale in Devon?

People investing in property for sale in Devon may find the county has great pride in its shopping streets.

More than half of residents in south-west of England are most proud of their town centres, according to research by uSwitch.com.

The price comparison site found that 57 per cent of respondents in the south-west took pride in their high streets, compared to the lowest of only 36 per cent in Northern Ireland.

In addition 65 per cent believe their high street is "vital" to the local community.

A vibrant town centre may boost interest in houses for sale in Devon and across the south-west, as house hunters evaluate local amenities.

Overall, 97 per cent of Brits were found to care about their local high street, according to the national poll.

However, only 49 per cent felt pride in their local town centre, with poor shop choice, high prices and "shabbiness" cited as problems that need to be solved.

Houses for sale in Axminster, Devon offer access to a bustling town centre.

The town offers many independent stores, as well as a Thursday market in Trinity Square.ADNFCR-1222-ID-800570490-ADNFCR

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