We all want to live somewhere that will make us happy and St John's Wood may be that place for you. In your current location you may feel isolated, uncomfortable or confined. You may try to do up your home and it still doesn’t feel right. You may try and just put up with being cut off from friends, family, work or leisure activates. All you do know is that it’s time for a move and if so St John's Wood is perfect for a fresh start.
It is in north west London and a part of the City of Westminster. It is north of Charing Cross with its postcode district as NW8. The area has some of the most expensive houses in the world, and ranks fifth among costly London living. The area has been steadily developed from the 1800s onwards, with it being one of the first areas in London to have many low density villa style housing, differing from the usual terraced housing that was so prominent at the time. More and more housing was created over time and it still remains as a popular place to live.
Lord’s Cricket ground is located in the area and houses Middlesex County Cricket Club and Marylebone Cricket Club. The ground is considered the home of cricket and features a museum dedicated to the game’s history. Abbey Road Studious is in St John's Wood and is the location where the Beatles recorded their album - Abbey Road, with the famous cover photo also being snapped here. The King’s Troop, Royal House Artillery is a famous barracks that used to exist here. The area has many transport links making it easy to travel all over London. The area is well loved, with in featuring in novels such as the Jeeves and Wooster series and Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes series, as well as being referenced in the Rolling Stones Song; Play With Fire.
The popularity of the area has led to many notable people living here such as actors Ewan McGregor and Mel Smith, director and author Jonathan Miller, musicians Lily Allen, Tony Hicks, Paul McCartney, Andy Fletcher and Keith Richards, TV presenter Vanessa Feltz, entrepreneur and Dragons’ Den presenter James Caan, fashion designer Sarah Burton and artist Lucien Freud.
After reading all this you should be excited for your move but you shouldn’t get too far ahead of yourself. Before you can start to enjoy your new home in St John's Wood you have to move there and this can be a lot of work. You have to plan everything before you can start and this includes procuring packing materials and containers, renting parking space
and booking vehicles. Then everything begins in earnest as you try and get all your things into containers without overloading them. Next you have to struggle to get all your large furniture and appliances through narrow spaces, down flights of stairs and out of your home.
This is just the tip of the iceberg to what you have to do and that is why Man and Van is ready to handle everything and make you move more pleasant. A quick call to 020 3743 9354 can result in you getting a rundown of our services, a free quote and a team of skilled professionals at your home immediately who can have everything packed up and sent to your new address within day or two
. So if you want this high quality service contact us now and you will be able to live happy in St John's Wood.