Diss: A market town not to miss!
When it comes to moving with a
family, space and security are two virtues that cannot be looked
past by parents.
Market towns across the UK, with their rural setting and sense of
community, can often provide that extra bit of room needed, as well
as removing the fear caused by excessive traffic that can be a
problem in busier cities.
Of course, there are other things to consider, such as educational
facilities and a good selection of local amenities, and property for sale in Diss could offer this to
The Norfolk Town has a population of just 7,000, giving it a
relaxed atmosphere which is common in many British market
Diss boasts a number of historic buildings, adding to the
picturesque feeling of the town centre. The pick of the bunch is
the parish church, which was built in the early 14th century.
There are three main schools in Diss proper, however, the
surrounding area also offers other educational options. Diss High
School, Scole Primary School and Bressingham Primary School are the
most conveniently located schools, all of which are situated around
the town itself.
A good selection of well known shops can be found in Diss, with a
Tesco and a Morrisons providing residents with all their grocery
The town also has a rich sporting tradition with numerous different
clubs currently in operation. Diss & District Cycling Club,
Diss & District Bowls Club, Diss ladies netball club and the
Diss and District athletics club are all open to new joiners.
As well as this, Diss also has its own football and rugby clubs,
both of which have a fantastic local fan base.
For those working in Norwich, Diss railway station provides a
direct line into the centre making the commute a relatively easy
one. Those who travel by car can use the A140, which heads towards
the historic city.
No market town would be complete without an actual market, and Diss
does not disappoint in this department. Locals can get of produce
from the surrounding area every Friday, with fresh fish being a
particularly popular item for sale.