Properties for Sale in Colne
Clifford Smith & Buchanan (CSB) are an established, independent and professional estate agent based on a prestigious high street setting, offering guided support to first-time property purchasers and seasoned homebuyers looking for more space along with landlords looking to start & grow their portfolio, seller’s looking to upgrade their property to accommodate flexible hybrid working and for those working from home, as well as vendors looking to downsize and valuations for probate.
Estate Agents Colne
The average property for sale within this area is around £220,000. For a 2-bed property within the town you can expect price ranges from around £70,000-£80,000 with new build, 4-bedroom properties collecting a value of around, £475,000 to £500,000 and with luxury homes nestled in villages on the periphery you can expect to see upper end house prices listed around £1.5 million.
Market Town Properties Also Covered by Clifford Smith & Buchanan for Sale within the Pendle Borough of Lancashire…
• Laneshaw Bridge
Buy Property in Colne
Sitting on the edge of the Pennines and originally an historic mill town with settlements traced back as far as the Stone Age, Colne is a popular destination with well-known hills for views such as Boulsworth Hill, along with Noyna Hill and is bristling with a mix of traditional Victorian chimneys and sturdy stone walled properties yet also satisfying all of your modern needs from factory outlets to supermarkets and streets primed with shops for your every need.
Colne Town Hall was designed by the infamous Alfred Waterhouse in 1894 and is placed within a unique and tranquil setting that offers gateway access through Skipton (voted one of the happiest places to live) to stunning beauty spots such as the Yorkshire Dales and sits only 5 miles from the landmark Pendle Hill.
Alongside the town are the villages and hamlets that encapsulate the idyllic country living lifestyle through to offering rapid connections to the M65 motorway and with Manchester only but 40 minutes away by car.
Destinations of Interest: Pendle Hill, Wallace Hartley & Monty Python
A landmark most known for its association with the Pendle Witches, is also a popular walking destination with heightened interest around Halloween. Farmhouses around this area have also been featured on shows such as Most Haunted and Most Haunted Live.
Part of Monty Python’s film, ‘The Meaning of Life,’ was shot in Colne and most notably other well-known links are to that of Wallace Hartley whom lived locally in the town and whom was the bandmaster on The RMS Titanic. A memorial was placed in his honour in 1915, on Albert Road.
Big Investment in Colne
This picturesque town boasts 5 theatres including the Municipal Hall which offers a range in entertainment from popular live events and music.
In June 2021, Pendle Council along with its local MP and Transport Minister Andrew Stephenson secured a bid of £6.5 million pounds worth of investment from the Government’s Levelling Up Fund to be shared between three of its 5 theatres; Colne Muni, Pendle Hippodrome Theatre and Colne Little Theatre.
The project named, ‘Colne Heritage Quarter,’ aims to create enhanced, expansive and distinctive facilities that not only boost the theatres’ but also the wider cultural enrichment of offerings such as bars, cafes, live music venues, and restaurants that underpin the night-time economy.
Booming Industry in Colne
Whilst the cotton mills were once the main industry within Colne these have long since disappeared after their boom during the industrial revolution. Many of these mills have been demolished although some still remain and have paved the way for other industries to expand and grow within the area such as; Rolls-Royce Aerospace and Wide Chord Fan Blade Manufacturing along with enterprise zones and retail parks that house big chains and well-known brands.
Noteworthy Calendar Events in Colne
Previous Winners: Colne in Bloom
Run by many volunteers and now in partnership with Colne Town Council this colourful event involves the whole community and is the pride of the town which offers floral displays, troughs and flower beds alongside paid for orders of hanging baskets offered to local businesses.
Colne & The Great Rhythm & Blues Festival
Voted the Best Blues Festival in 2019 by the UKBlues Federation, Colne celebrates this music festival every year and attracts tourists and visitors from all over the globe.
Transport Links in and Around Colne
Sitting within the Pendle Borough, Colne is accessible by rail via Colne Railway Station, road and air. Colne is a mere 40 minutes to Manchester via the M65 and the A56 to Skipton and a plethora of many Yorkshire towns. It’s a 45-minute drive to Manchester International Airport, 40 Minutes to Leeds Airport and has excellent train links to Leeds every 30 minutes.
Schools to look at in Colne
Popular primary schools in Colne are; Laneshaw Bridge Primary School & Colne Christ Church of England Primary School and Park High School. With Skipton Secondary Grammar School and post 16 + education facilities such as; Nelson & Colne College which is part of the Nelson and Colne College Group & Burnley College located on Burnley Campus.
What Service Can You Expect From CSB?
• Open Monday (Mon-Fri 9am-5.30pm) through to Saturday (9am – 1pm) every week we offer our clients professional yet friendly services and tailor the needs of our clients to suit their availability where it’s needed.
• Our staff live and work within the area and can offer their expertise from first-hand knowledge of what Colne and the surrounding villages have to offer.
• FREE bespoke valuations of your home.
• In-house conveyancing and additional legal services to create a smooth journey for each and every client, easing the home buying and property selling process.
Whatever your reason for your next property purchase whether you’re buying or selling a house in Colne, CSB are here to support and guide you through every step of the process with free property valuations from one of our experienced estate agency staff, conveyancing and legal services, along with the added bonus of expertise that spans over 30 collective years.
If you would like an Instant Online Valuation for your home, you can fill out our online form here. and you can view all of Clifford Smith & Buchanan’s properties for sale in Colne here. For further details, you can call us directly on 01282 860 606 or email us at: [email protected]