The attractive & vibrant market town of Banbury is situated in Oxfordshire; one of the most desirable places to live in the country.
Banbury is a great mix of a busy market town and pretty villages. There are excellent amenities including the high street shops you would expect and the Castle Quays shopping centre and also the Banbury Gateway Shopping Park. There is a local market in the centre on a Thursday and Saturday providing a wide selection of artisan products. If you feel like splashing out on designer clothes the famous Bicester village is only a 25 minute drive. Banbury also has a network of canals used for walking and cycling.
Getting an education in Banbury
There are many excellent Schools in the Banbury area with a mix of independent and secondary schools such as Bloxham School, Tudor Hall for Girls, the Warriner School, Chenderit School and the North Oxfordshire Academy.
A Town with a Bright Future
As well as being in the midst of Oxfordshire's beautiful countryside and on the edge of the Cotswolds, Banbury is also at the heart of modern industry being close to the Jaguar Land Rover plant at Gaydon, and housing the worlds largest coffee processing facility, Jacobs Douwe Egberts. Amazon has also recently opened a distribution centre in the area.
These industries have long provided stable work for the area providing employment along with the all the other modern retail and leisure sectors you would expect from a thriving and expanding market town.
Many people are brought to the area due to the multiple and varied employment opportunities and the attractive location of Banbury with its proximity to Oxford, London and the midlands.
Being just over an hours train commute to London (investment in the rail connection is making this ever quicker) an increasing number of people are choosing to live in Banbury and its beautiful surrounding villages such as Adderbury, Bloxham, Bodicote, Middleton Cheyney and Kings Sutton.
Banbury is well connected by road, with the M40 making Birmingham, London and Oxford easily accessible. It also has excellent rail links to London, Birmingham and Oxford. Journey times to London are just over an hour, around 45 minutes to Birmingham and 20 minutes to Oxford. If you need to fly, Heathrow airport is just over an hour away by car and Birmingham airport is around 40 minutes away.
Living in Banbury
The average property prices in Banbury are approximately £390,591 for a detached house, £223,130 for a terraced house and £144,115 for flats.
Banbury a good place for investment opportunities and was listed as a property hotspot for 2017.
Banbury has a population of 46,853, an average income of £37,000 and is very well connected within an hours reach from Oxford, Milton Keynes, Birmingham and London.
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