Penkridge: Perfect life in market town settlement
Some of the best places to live around the UK are now seen as being
the more rural settings that bring peace, quiet and a real feeling
of being a part of a community. However, these can occasionally be
difficult to find for people who also want good access to amenities
and good facilities.
For these people, the tiny villages peppering much of the
countryside won't be of much use. However, they can make use of
property for sale in Penkridge. The market town is situated in
Staffordshire and gives all of the serenity and peace of rural life
alongside having the chance to enjoy some of the essential
With the town being home to only around 7,500 people, residents can
always rest assured that they are going to live somewhere that is
not busy and very quiet - ideal for both people looking to enjoy
their retirement or raise a family away from the big city
There are a number of shops, cafes, small pubs and inns around the
town which means that residents will not have to travel too far
afield in order to find things they need like weekly groceries or a
cup of tea and a chat with friends.
However, one of the biggest and best aspects of living in places
like Penkridge is the community feel that towns like this project.
Getting the chance to meet people and feel part of something is a
very important part of life in Penkridge.
The local market has been revived in recent times thanks to local
demand, although it was moved out to another area further from the
town centre. Now taking place on Wednesdays and Saturdays, the
market gives people the chance to enjoy shopping for locally
sourced and made goods as well as having the chance to mingle and
mix with other residents of the town.
And each summer the market settlement is also host to a town fair
which is popular with those who live there. With 70 different
stalls to try foods, clothing and other little bits and bobs
alongside fair rides and other fun activities, it makes for a