28 Jan

Winchester: Live in the ancient capital of England

Winchester: Live in the ancient capital of England

For the majority of people who are moving house these days, modernity and a raft of different amenities will be the most important things in a new place, with areas such as London offering everything they are looking for.

However, if you want to live in a capital of England without having to deal with all the stress and trouble of busy streets and hectic roads, why not look to the ancient capital of the country, and take a look at the history and culture that can be found in property for sale in Winchester?

The city is located in Hampshire and offers some of the most picturesque buildings and streets that can be seen anywhere in the country thanks to its stature as the former capital city of the nation. The bonus is that with only 41,000 people living there, you will be able to enjoy small city life in a quiet and relaxing lifestyle without all of the people you might encounter elsewhere.

With the historic nature of the city being one of the focal points of it, those moving there might want to look into the fascinating and breathtaking landmarks that exist within Winchester. These include the likes of the cathedral, which is the longest in Europe, and was erected in 1079; definitely a site to see.

Other popular landmarks within the city of Winchester include the likes of Wolvesey Castle and Palace and Winchester Castle, both of which are majestic and must-sees when living in the city.

For parents, there will be other priorities, and thankfully Winchester will cater for the likes of education well. It has a range of different schools both at primary and secondary levels that mean you will be able to look at them all before making an informed decision over where to send your offspring to either begin or continue their academic careers.

Other local highlights include one of the largest farmers' markets in the country, held twice a month, which allows people to buy local and fresh produce.ADNFCR-1222-ID-801529520-ADNFCR

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