Reasons to Move to Kirkby-in-Furness

Reasons to Move to Kirkby-in-Furness

Kirkby-in-Furness, a village situated in Cumbria, has long been celebrated for its natural beauty, rich history, and close-knit community.  

While these timeless attributes continue to entice those looking to move to the area, there are also a range of exciting developments in Kirkby-in-Furness that plan to breathe new life into this picturesque village.  

In this blog post, we will explore the reasons to buy a home in Kirkby-in-Furness and discuss some of the exciting developments that will enhance the appeal of living in this village.  

Green Energy Initiatives 

As the world embraces sustainability and clean energy, Kirkby-in-Furness is no exception. The village is embracing the future with renewable energy initiatives, including the development of wind farms and solar power installations.

These projects will not only promote environmental responsibility within the area, but also offer economic opportunities and plenty of job opportunities for those in the local community.  

Transportation Enhancements  

There are plans for plenty of transport improvements in Kirkby-in-Furness. For those who get around using public transport, the Kirkby-in-Furness train station is undergoing continuous improvements. With the aim of bringing better connectivity to the village, some of the latest improvements to the train station include new CCTV, LED lighting and ticket machines. 

There are also several upcoming developments to the road network, including a single carriageway that will run between Chapels and Grizebeck and resurfacing work on Kirkby-in-Furness' roads. These developments will make it easier for residents to connect to neighbouring towns, opening more opportunities for work, leisure and travel. 

Improved Costal Access 

Living in Kirkby-in-Furness means being able to take advantage of the Cumbria lifestyle and there are plenty of plans that are currently underway to make it easier to reach. Residents can expect to see enhanced coastal access, improved walking paths and recreational facilities along the coastline.  

Whether you’re into beachcombing, picnicking, or simply taking a stroll to enjoy the stunning sea views, the coast will soon be a convenient destination for residents and visitors.  

Growing Local Community 

Among some of the greatest reasons that many choose to move to Kirkby-in-Furness is its vibrant and growing community.  

Local events play a pivotal role in fostering a sense of belonging. From seasonal celebrations, such as the Winter Markets to traditional gatherings such as the Dickensian Festival, there’s something for everyone. As a resident, you’ll find yourself immersed in a range of upcoming local events, making Kirkby-in-Furness a truly special place to call home. 

New Houses in Kirkby-in-Furness 

Kirkby-in-Furness is also embracing eco-friendly housing initiatives. In the village, you can expect to see a surge in energy-efficient homes that not only reduce carbon footprints, but also offer comfortable, modern living spaces.  

Lancet Homes offer a range of stunning new build homes which provide the perfect blend of modern living and natural beauty. Located in the heart of Kirkby-in-Furness, these homes include:  

  • Contemporary designs that integrate with the picturesque surroundings.
  • Spacious layouts and high-quality finishes for a comfortable lifestyle.
  • Excellent and improved transportation links.
  • These properties in Kirkby-in-Furness offer easy access the beautiful Lake District, making them ideal for those who love the outdoors.

Whether you are already a local resident or seeking a new build in Kirkby-in-Furness, Lancet Homes offer an incredible opportunity to embrace the charm of the village while enjoying modern comforts. 

Don’t miss out on the chance to be part of the exciting future in Kirkby-in-Furness, check out our range of stunning new developments here.