Find Property to Rent in this Beautiful Market Town.
Find your new home to rent in Ulverston with Keys Letting Centre
Keys Letting Centre is located in the heart of Ulverston, a market town in South Cumbria. The town is situated on the edge of the Lake District close to Windermere and Coniston to the North and the towns of Dalton-in-Furness and Barrow-in-Furness which lie to the South on the Furness Peninsula.
Ulverston has a long history, which means the town has a varied range of properties to choose from when looking to rent. If you are looking for properties in the town centre, then apartments, flats and town houses are usually available. On the outskirts of the town you can find an exceptional range of bungalows, detached homes and semi-detached properties with gardens, off-road parking and garages. The properties available at Keys Letting Centre are suitable for individuals, professionals, people looking to rent their first property, families and couples. We also do shorter term lets for contractors or people looking at visiting the area for an extended holiday.
A town renowned for festivals and friendly people
Ulverston is known as the ‘Festival Town’ and is host to a huge range of quality festivals throughout the year. The Dickensian festival in late November is very popular and is worth a visit to see local residents dress in Victorian clothing and the cobbled streets of the town centre are awash with market stalls and fun activities from the Dickensian era. Other festivals include the popular; Lantern Festival, Another Fine Fest Comedy Festival, Flag Festival, Food Festival, Beer Festival and many many more.
As well as the many festivals that take place throughout the year, the town also has a strong heritage and residents can enjoy walking or cycling at the Canal, Hoad Monument or Birkrigg Common. If sport and leisure is your vice, then the town boasts a full size artificial football and hockey pitch, indoor tennis centre, swimming pool and 18-hole golf course.
Renting a property in Ulverston offers a change of lifestyle, with the Lake District on your doorstep and lots to do in the town itself, there is something for everyone. With excellent schools and employment opportunities, Ulverston is the perfect place to find your new home.
Employment opportunities for residents and contractors in Ulverston
Ulverston is a fantastic place to live and offers residents a wide range of employment, education and leisure activities in the town and the surrounding area.
The main employer in the town is Glaxo Smith Kline (GSK), who continue to grow and regularly seek new employees and contractors. The town also boasts a reputation for companies working in the technology and LED industries. Siemens, who purchased local company Tronic has developed a new facility in the town and companies such as Marl and Oxleys continue to thrive.
As well as the industrial, electronic and engineering companies, Ulverston also has a reputation for nurturing entrepreneurs and has a host of independently owned shops, hotels, cafes and restuarants in the town, which give the town a unique feel compared to other Northern towns.
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