Browsing for your local Estate Agent in Chelmsford? Emoov can sell your property. The county town of Essex, Chelmsford is part of the London commuter belt and has a population of around 110,000.
Culture in Chelmsford
Located at the heart of the town’s Oaklands Park, Chelmsford Museum and The Essex Regiment Museum showcase a wide range of galleries and displays for all the family to enjoy. For culture vultures, the Civic Theatre and Cramphorn Studio in the heart of Chelmsford’s West End offer an eclectic mix of plays, ballet, panto, opera, jazz, musicals, comedy and children shows.
Chelmsford also plays host to a number of festivals throughout the year, celebrating music, the arts, beer, cider and much, much more. There is something for all ages – the 3foot People Festival was specially created for pre-school kids, while The Fling Festival is curated purely for adults – and something to suit all tastes.
Things to do in Chelmsford
Parks, green spaces, sport and leisure activities and culinary delights abound in and around Chelmsford. Riverside Ice & Leisure Centre has three swimming pools, an ice rink, a gym and a wide range of sports facilities, while Chelmsford Cathedral and Hylands House are both architectural gems. Tropical Wings Zoo is a great attraction for the little ones; whereas the RHS Garden at Hyde Hall is a horticulturalist’s dream.
From a food and drink perspective, Chelmsford is home to some of the best Italian restaurants in Essex – Vita Bella and Olio, in particular. There are also restaurants specialising in French, Indian, Thai, Greek and British cooking, plus a fantastic array of pubs (both of the gastro and traditional variety).
Student Life in Chelmsford
Anglia Ruskin University has a campus and Student Village in Chelmsford. Easy access to local shops, bars, restaurant and night-life, as well as the opportunity to while away those long summer days on Chelmsford’s picturesque riverside and excellent transport links to London, makes it the ideal location for students to settle.
Buying in Chelmsford
The average asking price here is extremely reasonable when you consider how popular it is among commuters and families.
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