Wincanton removals

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Wincanton removals

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For removals to and from Wincanton

Armishaws has its headquarters in the Somerset town of Wincanton, so we have expert local knowledge of the area. Since 1973, we have moved many people both to and from Wincanton and we would be glad to help you too. If you are moving house, looking to start a new life in Wincanton or retiring to Wincanton, we can help you. We would be glad to design a Wincanton removal service directly tailored to your needs.

Why Choose Armishaws for your removals to Wincanton?

• Local and long distance
• Full loads and part loads
• Worldwide shipping
• Removals services to France, Spain and Portugal
• Containerised storage facilities
• Friendly, personal service
• Packing service, export wrapping
• Family-owned and run since 1973
• Free survey / same day quote

Armishaws always work to the highest standards and are proud to have held the BSEN 12522 certificate since 1999

For Free Advice and a Quotation call 01963 34065

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UK Removals

UK Removals

UK Removals

Armishaws is a family owned removals business and and has been running since 1973. Our removals and relocation services covers all regions within the UK, Northern Ireland, Eire and the Channel Islands.

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Overseas Removals

Overseas Removals

Overseas Removals

We pride ourselves on our international removals services. As a result of our international removals experience and expertise, we have established working relationships with many major shipping companies.

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Business Removals

Business Removals

Business Removals

Our experience in providing solutions for businesses with their moving, and storage needs will ensure that your business will encounter the least amount of disruption possible. We provide a full range of services to help businesses relocate and store their equipment.

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Whether you require long term or short term storage, our secure container storage system will ensure the safety and care of all your personal or business possessions. Whether you personally wish to store items to pass onto family and friends, store your home items while moving abroad or while you are between homes we can help.

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For removals to and from Wincanton

We cover removals and relocations to the whole of Wincanton, including:

Castle Cary, Galhampton, North Barrow, North Cadbury, South Cadbury, Compton Pauncefoot, Wyke Champflower, Hadspen, Cole, Pitcombe, Shepton Montague, Bratton Seymour, Holton, North Cheriton, Bayford, Penselwood, Leigh Common, Stoke Trister, Riding Gate, Bruton, Lattiford, Cucklington, Kington Magna, Charlton Musgrove, Buckhorn Weston, Sparkford, Queen Camel, Stourton and Bourton.

About Wincanton

Wincanton is in south Somerset on the main route between London and South West England. The town has a population of around 4,600 and is famous for its race track. Wincanton is also home to North Downs Dairy, producer of the Pilgrim’s Choice brand of Cheddar cheese, the second best selling brand in the UK.

We provide removals and relocation services to Wincanton and its surrounding areas. Our removal services can include:

  • Individually designing a removals package to suit your needs
  • Full wrapping and packing service
  • Collection from anywhere in the UK
  • Any items, no matter how big or small
  • Full or partial loads
  • A full survey by one of our UK Removals Specialists
  • Electronic and photographic inventories utilising handheld computers and digital cameras

Places of Interest

  • Wincanton Racecourse – race meetings throughout the year
  • Hadspen House, near Castle Cary – historic 18th Century manor and gardens
  • Cadbury Castle – Bronze and Iron Age hill fort
  • Royal Bath & West Showground – major shows and attractions during the year
  • Shepton Mallet
  • Sandford Orcas Manor House – said to be the most haunted house in England
  • Haynes International Motor Museum at Sparkford
  • Sherborne Abbey – famed for its vaulted fan ceiling
  • Sherborne Castle – built by Sir Walter Raleigh, landscaped by Capability
  • Fleet Air Arm Museum, RNAS Yeovilton
  • Tintinhull House & Garden, National Trust
  • Lytes Cary Manor – Medieval manor house



  • Pawfest Music Festival, Balsam Farm – August
  • Sherborne Christmas Tree Festival – December
  • Sherborne International Film Festival – October
  • Sherborne Abbey Music Festival – August
  • Somerset Art Weeks – September & October


Powell Theatre, Abbey Road, Sherborne – for concerts and plays
Amateur Players of Sherborne Theatre

Galleries & Museums

  • The Colour Gallery, Market Place, Wincanton
  • Mulchelney Pottery & John Leach Gallery
  • Sherborne Museum
  • Jerram Gallery, Half Moon Street, Sherborne
  • Swan Gallery, Cheap Street, Sherborne
  • Richard Bramble Gallery, Sherborne
  • Alpha House Gallery, Sherborne
  • Fleet Air Arm Museum, Yeovilton
  • Lytes Cary Manor Gallery
  • Castleton Steam & Waterwheel Centre, Sherborne
  • Haynes Motor Museum, Sparkford


Wincanton: Farmers Market, 1st Friday of each month at the Bear Inn
Sherborne: Pannier Market, every Thursday and Saturday in Market Place Country Market, Thursday mornings in Church Hall, Digby Road Farmers market, 3rd Friday every month in Cheap Street (9am-1pm) Antiques & Flea Market, 4th Saturday every month except April and December, Church Hall, Digby Road (9am-4pm) Book Fair, 3rd Saturday every month (9.30-4pm) Pack Monday Fair, annual street market, 1st Monday after 10th October

Other useful information about Wincanton

Places to stay


Name Telephone
Holbrook House Hotel & Spa 01963 824466
Hunters Lodge Inn, Leigh Common 01747 840439
The Bear Inn, Market Place 01963 32581
The Dolphin Hotel, High Street 01963 322152
The George Hotel, Castle Cary 01963 350761
The Kings Arms Hotel, Charlton Horethorne 01963 220281
Travelodge, Wincanton 0871 9846511

Bed & Breakfast

Name Telephone
Brookleigh Cottage B&B, Holton 01963 34685
Cherry Pie Lane B&B, The Orchard, Sparkford 07796 780927
Macawber House B&B, Wincanton 01963 33395
Rectory Farm House B&B, Rectory Lane 01963 34599
Stags Head Inn, Yarlington 01963 440393
The Half Moon Inn, Horsington 01963 370140
The Kings Arms, Charlton Horethorne 01963 220281
The Old Ship Inn, Mere 01747 863388
The Queens Arms, Corton Denham 01963 220317
The Stapleton Arms, Buckhorn Weston 01963 37039
Turks Hall B&B, Bruton 07807 193450


Nursery & Pre-Schools

Name Telephone
The Balsam Nursery, Balsam Park 01963 31688
South Street Pre-School 01963 824521
Sunny Hill Nursery, Bruton 01749 814400

Private Schools

Name Telephone
Bruton School for Girls, Sunny Hill, Bruton  01749 814400
Chilton Cantelo Independent School, Chilton Cantelo 01935 850555
Marchant-Holliday School, Templecombe 01963 33234
Milfield Senior School, Butleigh Road, Street 01458 442291
Sherborne School International College 01935 814743
Sherborne Girls School, Bradford Road 01935 812245
Sherborne Prep School, Acreman Street 01935 812097
Sherborne School for Boys, Abbey Road, Sherborne 01935 812249

State Schools

Name Telephone
Abbas and Templecombe C of E Primary School 01963 370481
Charlton Horethorne C of E Primary School 01963 220345
Horsington C of E Primary School, Templecombe 01963 370358
King Arthur’s Community School 01963 32368
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Primary School 01963 32660
Sexeys School C of E Academy, Bruton 01749 813393
St. George’s C of E Primary School, Bourton 01747 840409
Wincanton Primary School, South Street 01963 32132

Colleges & Universities

Name Telephone
International College, Newell, Sherborne 01935 812061
Sherborne School International College, Newell Grange 01935 814743
Strode College, Church Road, Street 01458 844400
Yeovil College, Mudford Road 01935 423921


Doctors Surgeries

Name Telephone
The Health Centre, Carrington Way 01963 435700


Name Telephone
Church Street Dental Practice, Church Street 01963 33930
Wincanton Dental Practice, High Street 0844 5769931


Name Telephone
Wincanton Community Hospital, Dancing Lane 01963 828444
Yeovil District Hospital, Higher Kingston 01935 475122



Templecombe Station (4 miles away) for services to Taunton and Bristol
Bruton Station (4 miles away)

Buses & Coaches

Name Telephone
First Group Buses 0870 0106022
National Express, ticket booking line 08705 808080
South West Coaches Southgate Road 01963 33124


Name Telephone
Alan’s Cab, Southgate Drive 01963 33359
Cale Cabs, Greenway Close 01963 34596
Cary Cabs, Lawrence Hill 01963 351168
Dax Travel Private Hire, Locks Lane  01963 34318
Destination Travel, Lawrence Hill 01963 34111
Wincanton Taxis, Tything Way 01963 824269

Solicitors in Salisbury

Name Telephone
Dyne Drewett, Market Place 01963 32374
Fenton Family Law, The Batch 01963 32514
John Antell, Market Place 0333 4440360
Rutter & Rutter Solicitors, South Street 01963 32224

Estate Agents in Salisbury

Name Telephone
Chaffers Estate Agents, Market Place 01963 34433
Colbert Smith, High Street 01963 32045
Hambledon Estate Agents, High Street  01963 34000
Palmer Snell, High Street 01963 269096
Property Swap Shop, Uphills, Bruton 01749 812041
Roderick Thomas Estate Agents, High Street, Castle Cary 01963 351958
Somerset Lettings, High Street, Bruton 01749 813331
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