Many good reasons to live in Shrewsbury

We think Shrewsbury is the best town in the UK to live and buy a home.  And a lot of people agree with us!

Local experts Original Shrewsbury compiled a fantastic list of facts and articles that would convince any one to move here!

  • 80% of restaurants, cafes and bars are independent
  • 70% of shops are independent
  • 660 listed buildings
  • 921 years of wine expertise
  • a history reaching from Saxons and Vikings, to Tudors and Victorians
  • an iconic 16th century Old Market Hall and a new Market Hall recognised as Britain's Favourite for the second year in a row.
  • a diverse calendar of festivals from folk, to food, to flowers.

Various other media outlets have recognised Shrewsbury's prowess:

Huge thanks to Original Shrewsbury for keeping on top of all things great about Shrewsbury.  And credit for some of these photos.  We heartily recommend their website to locals and visitors alike.