As the county town of Wiltshire, Salisbury’s quaint town centre mirrors its rural surroundings.
The perfect blend of modern and historic, brilliant independent shopping and fantastic amenities combine with medieval architecture to create a town that residents love.
Salisbury is a haven for history lovers, home to spectacular sights including the gothic cathedral, the Magna Carta and the iconic Stonehenge that lies just eight miles north. But as well as the town’s history, it’s the people of Salisbury that make the town what it is. Here, you have the friendliness of a village combined with the outlook of a city. All in all, it’s a beautiful place with fantastic schools, a strong collective spirit and some of the prettiest homes in the country.
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Salisbury’s proximity to London makes it just within commuting distance – the train journey takes around an hour and a half to Waterloo. To Bristol or Winchester, the train is just over an hour, or to Southampton, it’s around half an hour. In terms of motorways, the city is also well connected. Close to the M27 and the M3, it makes for easy travel around the south of England.
In terms of local travel, buses are a great way to get around. Because of the nature of the area, the buses connect small villages to Salisbury or the other local towns of Wilton or Devises. There is plenty of parking in the city centre and close to the train station too.
One of the best things about living in Salisbury is the amount of well-regarded independent eateries and drinking spots. The city has an incredible arts and culture offering for one of its size. The Salisbury International Arts Festival is not to be missed, and the Salisbury Playhouse and the Salisbury Museum offer something all year round. It’s for these reasons that many residents choose to live close to the city centre.
Five minutes drive from the centre of town is Stratford sub Castle, a semi-rural village that is now a northern suburb of the city. Close to the Avon Valley Nature Reserve as well as two good schools: Stratford Sub Castle Primary and Leehurst Swan (independent). Homes here vary: expect to choose between 1970s detached houses and Victorian terraces, all of which are priced above the national average around £400,000.
Other areas to consider include Downton, Woodfalls and Redlynch which are lovely family friendly villages in Salisbury’s periphery.
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