Cowes Removals | Archibald Removers & Storers

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Are you looking for a Cowes removals company?

Cowes removals, when moving to Cowes and looking for Cowes Removals you should consider Archibald Removers & Storers. Archibald Removers & Storers has been providing Domestic removals and storage solutions around the Chichester area for over 20 years. As members of BAR (The British Association of Removers) all our employees are professionally trained and use the best packing materials and handling equipment currently available.

We run a range of specialist vehicles, which allows us to take on any size of move. Our local freehold storage facility is top class and we provide excellent value wherever you are moving to in the UK. All services performed in accordance with European standard BS EN 12522.

Packing Your Possessions

Your belongings are precious and should be handled, packed and moved with care. It is important to know your belongings will be treated with care from the moment the removers arrive until they are placed into your new home.

Do you want to pack your belongings or would you like to leave it to the professionals? Our in-house team of trained packers can carefully pack all your possessions using protective packing materials and specialist crates, giving you one less thing to worry about. If you choose to self-pack, Archibald Removers & Storers can supply top quality packaging materials delivered to your home before the move.

Archibald Removers & Storers will ensure china and glassware are wrapped in special paper and then packed in double-thickness cartons; furniture can be wrapped in bubble blanket for extra protection. Antiques, can be packed in made to measure wooden crates. On arrival at your new home our team can unpack your possessions. Upon leaving you we will remove cartons and packaging materials.

Archibald Removers & Storers operates a local, national and international removals service for full and part loads by road, sea or air.

  • Daily service to the Isle of Wight
  • Daily service to the Channel Islands
  • Regular services to Northern Ireland, Isle of Man and the Scottish Islands
  • Nationwide coverage
  • BSEN quality certification
  • Comprehensive insurance

To discover more, about Archibald Removers & Storers

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Dundas Spur
T: 01243 885158

Archibald Removers & Storers is a member of the British Association of Removers. To discover more, about Archibald Removers & Storers call 01243 885158

Other than information about Cowes removals we have listed helpful information to assist you in your research when moving to Cowes.

Are you moving home to Cowes?

Travel Connections Around Cowes

Trains: Ryde Pier Head, Ryde Esplanade and Ryde St Johns Road
Roads: B3325/A3020/A3054
Airports: London City Airport, Shoreham Airport, London Gatwick Airport 

Where is Cowes?

Cowes is a small town situated on the Island of Wight which is located off of the south coast of the UK, it sits on the river Medina and has one of the main car ferry terminals for the island. The map below shows the location of Cowes.

Houses For Sale In Cowes

If the UK property market was not complicated enough, the referendum result to leave the EU also called Brexit, has made it even more complicated. With the purchase of a home the most costly expense most of us will make you need to consider carefully before making that house purchase in Cowes. You should consider the local market and speak to local property experts, the estate agents. Below you will find typical prices of houses for sale in Cowes and details of Cowes estate agents.

Take a look at the average house prices in Cowes to get an idea of current property values in Cowes

What are property prices in Cowes?

The average asking price, during December 2016, for property in Cowes was around £235,527 with detached houses around £318,000, semi detached homes at £205,000, terraced property at £177,000 and flats at around £219,000.

December 2017 saw the average asking price, for property in Cowes was £270,000 with detached houses around £367,000, semi detached homes at £236,000, terraced property at £200,000 and flats at around £250,000. Source Zoopla.

In November 2019 the average asking price for property in Cowes has increased and is now £285,000. Detached houses are selling for around £385,000, semi detached homes at £257,000, terraced property at £219,000 and flats at around £262,000. Source Zoopla.

Cowes Estate Agents

When moving to Cowes you could contact the Cowes estate agents, who have a wealth of local knowledge to guide you through the buying or renting process. Although you will find Cowes estate agents are usually situated in the high street they can also be found online, where you will be able to see properties that are currently available in the area. We have listed below some of the estate agents in or near Cowes.

Megan Baker Estate Agents
Bob Lancaster Estate Agents
Fox Property

New Home Sites

Barratt Homes – Hawthorn Meadows
East Cowes
PO32 6GT
034 586 90522

Nearest Banks

Lloyds Bank
121 High Street, Cowes PO31 7AY
0845 300 0000

86 High Street, Cowes PO31 7AN
0345 740 4404

Cowes Utility Companies

Moving house is the perfect time to take stock and see if you are paying more than you need for utilities such as gas, electric and water. Check prices on sites such as

The following companies supply utilities in the Cowes area:

Southern Water
Tel: 0330 303 0368

British Gas
Tel: 0800 072 5280

Cowes Removals – Council Tax Band

Back in the 1990’s the government re-valued all domestic properties in the UK. This was to set a baseline for local council tax. Following the property re-valuation a large number of properties were put into the wrong tax band, resulting in higher tax rates than necessary.

When you move to your new home you can challenge the tax band. Speak to your new neighbours and see if those in similar sized properties to you to check what tax band they are in. It is best to get some evidence before approaching the Valuation Office Agency or the local council at

Nearest Hardware Stores

Once you have moved home you may find you would like to carry out some home improvements. The following shops will carry a range of materials:

John Groves
91 Belle Vue Road, Cowes PO31 7LE
01983 293473

B & Q
Dodnor Lane, Newport PO30 5AW
01983 532290

Cowes Day-to-Day Shopping


Local Council Serving Cowes

If you are planning Cowes removals and need information about schools, planning permission, parking permits or council tax, simply contact:

Cowes Schools

Gurnard County Primary School
Northwood Primary School
Lanesend Primary

Cowes Leisure

Urban Metro Gym
Unit 5-6
4-5 Medina Court
Arctic Rd
PO31 7XD
Tel: 01983 292925

Fitness Factory

Cowes Clubs & Groups

Gurnard Sailing Club
29 Shore Road, Cowes PO31 8LD
01983 295169

Isle of Wight Community Club
The Milne Memorial Ground, Park Road Cowes Isle of Wight PO31 7NP
01983 292238

Cowes Cable TV & Phone Connections

If you’re moving to Cowes and need to know the broadband availability, simply visit

Domestic Local Removals Cowes

The Cowes removals location guide, featured here, is brought to you by Archibald Removals & Storage, the removals and storage company serving the Chichester area for over 20 years. This guide is our way of raising the profile of the local area for people new to the area or those looking to move to a new place in the area.

The Archibald Removers & Storers news desk is our way of raising the profile of the local community. To submit any news or information on up and coming events relating to the Chichester and surrounding area send your copy and photos to

Archibald Removers & Storers are members of the British Association of Removers. Archibald Removers & Storers call 01243 885158 now for a free home survey and moving quote.

Cowes Removals

Cowes Removals – Archibald Removers & Storers call 01243 885158 now for a free home survey and moving storage or shipping quote.

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