Perfectly positioned for the commuter
The Cathedral City of Lichfield, birth place of Charles Darwin, attracts visitors and home buyers from the Midlands and other counties due to its excellent location. It is close to the M42, A38 and M6 Toll, linking in with the M1 and M5.
Rail access to London from Lichfield Trent Valley can be less than 90 minutes by Virgin Train and the business centres of Derby, Sutton Coldfield, Walsall, Birmingham, Tamworth and Burton upon Trent are all easily reached by commuters.
The airports of Birmingham International and East Midlands are each within a 45 minute drive of the city.
Thriving city with major employers
Major businesses within commuting distance include JCB, Rolls Royce, Bombardier and Toyota, the town itself offering a variety of stores, Waitrose, Morrisons, Aldi, Lidl, Tesco and Debenhams as well as boutique shops and historical buildings.
Surrounded by charming countryside & sought-after villages
The surrounding countryside and villages are also popular with purchasers including the sought-after areas of Barton under Needwood, Shenstone, Armitage, Handsacre, Yoxall, Alrewas, Abbots Bromley, Walton on Trent, Fradley, Wall, Whittington, Longdon, Hamstall Ridware and Blithbury.
A wonderful variety of houses, mixing old with new
Lichfield boasts a variety of houses including; modern starter homes, charming period properties, terraced houses, retirement homes, luxury apartments and country estates.
Fun for couples, families & the retired
The town centre has retained much of its history and appeal. Minster Pool and Stowe Pool are popular attractions too.
For motor sport enthusiasts the national sprint circuit at Curborough is a popular venue.
High adrenalin thrills are catered for at Alton Towers, Drayton Manor Park and Donington Park Race Track.
Catton Hall, Hoar Cross Hall, Sutton Park, and the Football Association training base at St Georges Park are also close by.
Great local schools and facilities
Lichfield schooling includes King Edwards, The Friary, The Cathedral School, and slightly further afield Repton and Denstone. Lichfield also boasts a recently built modern hospital, The Samuel Johnson, and there is a great choice for dining out, some of the restaurants mentioned in the Michelin Guide.
Where to find John German in Lichfield
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