Estate Agents Hereford
If you are looking for an estate agent in Hereford, Chancellors is here to offer all the support and guidance you may need. Our Hereford estate agents provide a range of services to those looking to buy, rent or sell in the Herefordshire area and beyond.
Located in the heart of the city on King Street, our Hereford branch is ideally placed. Our dedicated team is on hand to assist with your property search, whether you are looking to buy or rent. We have a fantastic selection of properties for your consideration, with options to suit every budget and requirement.
We are available to take your call and meet you in our branch six days a week, from Monday to Saturday. Wherever your property search might take you, Chancellors is here for you.
Which Areas of Hereford Do You Cover?
Our Hereford estate agents operate in the following areas:
- Hampton Bishop
- Kings Acre
- St Nicholas
As well as the immediate Hereford area we also serve Leominster and Kington.
What is Hereford Like?
Hereford is a historic cathedral city in the county of Herefordshire. With a population of 60,800, Hereford is the most populous area of Herefordshire by some distance. Hereford sits on the River Wye and is just 16 miles east of the border with Wales.
Hereford combines modern-day living with a charming twist, not forgetting its market roots. It is a wonderful place to call home for young people and families alike with modern amenities, well-known and independent retailers, and a great selection of eateries.
Hereford has a number of highly-rated schools too, many of which are rated as ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted.
Hereford Transport Links
Hereford offers excellent transport links to the rest of the UK. Birmingham and Bristol are the nearest big cities and can be reached in just an hour by car. Manchester and London are also both a three-hour drive away.
Hereford railway station serves the city of Hereford and is a 5-minute walk from the city centre. It lies on the Welsh Marches Lane between Leominster and Abergavenny. There are direct trains to Birmingham, Cardiff and Manchester every hour from Hereford. You can also get a direct journey to London Paddington, with up to 60 services running every day.
What are the Main Attractions in Hereford?
There is plenty to keep you entertained in the town itself, with a lively independent shopping scene and vibrant cultural life to partake in. The lush woodland of the Weir Garden is just a short distance from the city centre, and you are within easy reach of wonderful countryside and outdoor spaces, including the Malvern Hills and Brecon Beacons too, offering endless walking opportunities as well as thrilling watersport adventures.
The towering gothic golden-stone cathedral is Hereford’s most popular destination, attracting visitors from far and wide. Here you can view the Mappa Mundi, the largest surviving medieval map in the world. The cathedral also has the world’s biggest chained library, dating back from a time when the books were so precious that they were locked away.
Hereford is home to a number of highly-regarded museums, including the Hereford Museum and Art Gallery, the Hereford Cider Museum Trust, the Black and White House Museum and the Waterworks Museum.
The annual Three Choirs Festival, one of the oldest music festivals in the British Isles, also takes place in Hereford every three years.
Shopping, Restaurants, Entertainment and Leisure in Hereford
The Independent Quarter, tucked away near the cathedral, is centred around quirky Church Street and East Street. Art galleries and many lifestyle and fashion boutiques can be found in this delightful area of the city.
The historic Hereford Butter Market is the hidden gem of Hereford. This terrific indoor market has a host of stalls including butchers, fishmongers and a range of locally sourced and produced fruits, vegetables, honey and other foodstuffs.
The Maylord Shopping Centre is a complex of chain retailers as well as local boutiques and a 24-hour fitness centre. A small selection of restaurants and a coffee shop can also be found here.
Hereford is a great place for foodies to call home too. Local produce is used in abundance in Hereford’s restaurants, providing customers with a true taste of the county. The Bookshop serves up tremendous steaks and you can feast on award-winning burgers at the Beefy Boys. For a taste of Italy, try the Cotto and Ponte Vecchio.
Hereford’s main theatre and cultural venue is the Courtyard Centre for the Arts, located just outside the city centre. A multi-screen state-of-the-art ODEON cinema screening blockbusters in 2-D and 3-D format can be found in the Old Market precinct.
The Halo Hereford Leisure Centre is extremely popular with the locals with a fantastic selection of activities. The centre has a gym, swimming pool, sauna, sports hall, golf course, athletic tracks, football, cricket and tennis pitches and many other facilities.
Are You Looking to Buy or Rent in Hereford?
Hereford sometimes feels like a forgotten gem of the UK. This historic, charming city has so much to offer. Its excellent transport connections, fantastic schools, vibrant town centre and close proximity to outstanding outdoor spaces make it a great place to call home for young people and families.
If you are considering buying or renting in Hereford, our experienced estate agents are here to offer you guidance and support. We will take the time to understand your own needs and requirements, before drawing up a list of suitable properties for you to consider.
We have a wonderful selection of properties in Hereford, including flats, large family homes and town houses. Here at Chancellors, we are dedicated to providing the exceptional service we have become known for.
If you would like to contact us about our Hereford properties, or if you have any other questions about the housing market in Hereford, please get in touch with our Hereford branch today on: