Fareham: Hampshire market town perfect for all the family
Relocating with the family, especially if you are going to be
working in a city, can be a tricky thing to do, since you will have
more to consider in terms of aspects of life that need to cater for
everyone, with the kids likely to be one of the main
Those who head to the likes of Portsmouth and Southampton for work,
for example, might not want to live in the cities with their kids
because of all the noise and the busy roads, meaning they look to
suburbs and smaller surrounding towns.
One such area that will be ideal for any family who seek out
property for sale in Fareham. The Hampshire market town is home
to some 56,000 people, and is situated between the two larger
cities, giving excellent access to both.
With the children's future in mind, there are 30 junior and primary
schools and four secondary schools in Fareham, giving parents a
wealth of choice when it comes to deciding where they will be
Meanwhile, for workers looking at the daily commute, the M27 gives
perfect access from the town itself into both Southampton and
Portsmouth, as well as the ability to reach London along the M3.
Fareham railway station also gives regular access to major centres
including all of the aforementioned, as well as Cardiff.
Back in the town itself, though, it will also be important for
families that there are plentiful amenities.
Fareham hosts a market, allowing locals to pick up bargains,
home-made crafts and wares, and even mingle with other residents of
There are a number of national retailers present within the area,
including supermarkets and clothes stores like Next and other
And for the kids, parents will always find something to keep them
busy. Fareham has its own cinema at the Apollo, as well as the
likes of the Royal Armouries Museum, where they can learn a little
bit of history.