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BEST SCHOOLS IN HERTFORDSHIRE, UK

Hertfordshire Private Schools & Special Schools

WELCOME TO HERTFORDSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK

For anyone planning a move to or within Hertfordshire in Southern England we have collated information below about different places to live, schools, estate agents and other information we think useful for relocating within this fantastic Hertfordshire .

Offering some of the best living anywhere in Great Britain, Hertfordshire's famous British cities and towns include St Albans, Hemel Hempstead, Watford, Hertford and Stevenage.

Hertfordshire  has a great choice of high quality UK private schools, beautiful countryside, lots of activities and excellent housing - with a fantastic range of different property to call home, from country mansions and estates, cottages and bungalows to new build executive housing, family townhouses and apartments.

Hertfordshire is known for its peace, quiet and greenery. The county's landmarks capture incredible beauty with endless enchanting views nestled between cosy villages and vibrant towns. Visit Hertfordshire

Hertfordshire is in the south of England, with Cambridgeshire bordering it to the north, Greater London to the south, Essex to the east and Buckinghamshire to the west. 

The city of St Albans in Hertfordshire has been the set for many famous films and TV shows, including Game of Thrones, the Inbetweeners and The Apprentice! 


TOP PRIVATE SCHOOLS IN HERTFORDSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK

Looking for a prestigious Independent (private) school in Hertfordshire, GB?

If you are thinking of moving to live in Hertfordshire  (or you already live in Hertfordshire  but are considering relocating) and you and your family are researching some of the best private schools in Hertfordshire  there is a big choice of high quality Hertfordshire  schools, with a number of the Hertfordshire ’s highest ranking Independent schools considered to be some of the best in the UK. 

Hertfordshire ’s private education sector features day schools and boarding schools, girls’ schools, boys’ schools and co-educational (mixed) schools, including leading private Nurseries, Prep Schools, Independent Secondary and Sixth Form schools and colleges. 

Find Private Schools In Hertfordshire, UK (Or "Priavte Schools Near Me")

Developed over the last 30+ years, the isbi School Search guide is one of the largest and most comprehensive private schools directories available, helping thousands of families to find, compare and select good schools since the 1980s.

You can search for private schools with a reputation for excellence in Hertfordshire  and in the cities of St Albans and Hemel Hempstead towns like Watford, Stevenage and Welwyn Garden City by using our Private Schools Directory and Independent Schools Finder (powered by isbi's School Search Directory) or by clicking on the names of the schools and colleges listed below to see detailed profiles with photos, videos, maps etc.

>  With our expanded school search technology you can filter your search by the type of school you are looking for such as day and boarding, gender, age range, academic study, religious affiliation, school fees, scholarships and bursaries, open days etc.

>  You can also focus your search on just private Pre-Prep and Prep schools or on Independent Senior and Sixth Form schools and colleges, or view search results for all of them together.

Please explore isbi.com for detailed information and guides about good schools of all types and for open days, school and college and news, articles and blogs with details of school associations, glossaries and explanations about examinations and qualifications and expert advice about independent education at private schools and colleges around the UK and worldwide.

Top Private Independent Secondary Schools & Colleges In Hertfordshire, UK

Some of the best Independent Secondary schools and colleges and Sixth Form schools and colleges in Hertfordshire, Great Britain providing a top-tier, world-class British day and boarding single-sex and mixed education for boys and girls include:

Top Private Pre-Preparatory & Preparatory Schools In Hertfordshire, UK

Some of the best Pre-Prep and Prep schools in Hertfordshire, Great Britain providing a top-tier, world-class British day and boarding single-sex and mixed education for boys and girls aged from 3 years to 11 or 13 years include:

Special Needs Schools In Hertfordshire, UK

Some of the best Special Needs schools in Hertfordshire, Great Britain providing a top-tier, world-class British Special Needs and Special Education Needs education for boys and girls (single-sex and mixed) include:



MOVING TO HERTFORDSHIRE? RELOCATING TO HERTFORDSHIRE>

Where To Live In Hertfordshire, England, UK

The most popular British cities and towns in the Hertfordshire  area (GB) include, with approximate population numbers:

>  East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, UK

Hertford (26,700), Bishop Stortford (40,400), Sewbridge (9,500), Buntingford (5,300)

>  North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, UK

Stevenage (87,800), Letchworth Garden City (33,200), Baldock (10,200), Royston (15,700) 

>  Three Rivers, Hertfordshire, UK

Watford (80,000), Chorleywood (11,200), Abbots Langley (10,000), Croxley Green (12,000)

>  Welwyn Hatfield, Hertfordshire, UK

Welwyn Garden City (48,300), Hatfield (39,200), Welwyn (8,400), Woolmer Green (600)

>  Broxbourne, Hertfordshire, UK

Broxbourne (15,300), Cheshunt (45,800), Hoddesdon (43,200), Waltham Cross (7,400)

>  Dacorum, Hertfordshire, UK

Hemel Hempstead (97,000), Berkhamsted  (16,200), Tring (12,500), Flamstead (1,300)

>  Hertsmere, Hertfordshire, UK

Radlett (8,000), Potters Bar (21,600), Aldenham (9,800), Elstree (5,110)

>  St. Albans, Hertfordshire, UK

St. Albans (82,100), Wheatham (6,100), Redbourn (600) 


FOCUS ON... LIVING IN ST ALBANS, ENGLAND, UK

St Albans is a very popular place to live and many people move to St Albans each year, or to near St Albans and the surrounding area, from around the United Kingdom and abroad.

Many of those moving to St Albans are escaping more urban living in London or other larger cities, deciding to relocate to the County capital to enjoy a different pace of life and the historic and elegant surroundings of a prosperous city with great facilities and leisure amenities, high quality housing and schools, fantastic pubs, restaurants and sports and popular cultural events, arts and music.

Ten Things To Know About St Albans, England, UK

> FACT 1: Harry Styles shot his Gucci advert in The Camp Fish Shop on Sutton Road! The advert is quirky and satirical, featuring Gucci’s latest men’s tailoring line. 

> FACT 2: Author Michael Morpurgo, famous for books such as Private Peaceful, War Horse and Kensuke’s Kingdom lives in St Albans! 

> FACT 3: Famous theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking, studied at St Albans School in 1952!  

> FACT 4:  St Albans holds its own Film Festival each year, taking place during the second week of July each year, it is a hub for local creativity and attracts thousands from all over the country. 

> FACT 5: The Inbetweeners filmed an episode in St Albans! If you look carefully you can see Market Place in the background of Jay getting slapped across the face! Filming took place right across Hertfordshire and the actors stayed in nearby Abbots Langley. 

> FACT 6: During the Second World War, the gym at Loreto College was used as a key air raid shelter. American soldiers even used the school’s hockey pitches as a training ground. 

> FACT 7: Famous Game of Thrones actress Esme Bianco was born in St Albans! She played charcer ‘Ros’ and appeared in 14 episodes 

> FACT 8: Pope Adrian IV was born near St Albans and went to school in the city. He held the papel between 1154-1159 and was the only Englishman to be Pope! 

> FACT 9: Paul Cattermole, famous member of S Club 7 was also born and raised in St Albans! 

> FACT 10: The Apprentice filmed many of the ‘walk of shame’ clips on Radlett Road! Despite the sweeping shots of Canary Wharf, the set was actually in St Albans! 

Where To Live In St Albans, UK

St Albans and the surrounding area offers a huge choice of high quality, premium and luxury property to meet the needs of any family, whether wanting a cottage, townhouse, large apartment, mansion or country estate, with or without granny annex, garden or swimming pool.  There are also property development and investment opportunities too, with land available to purchase and properties in need of renovation.

From central city living to rural, country lifestyles, St Albans and the areas near St Albans is full of bustling districts and leafy suburbs, lush green areas, charming Crescents and estates, rolling countryside, vibrant high streets, busy neighbourhoods and friendly residential communities.

Some of the popular residential areas include:

Hatfield St Albans, Wheathampstead St Albans, Harpenden St Albans, Tyttenhanger St Albans, Jersey farm St Albans, Felletville St Albans, Clarence Park St Albans, Kings Langley  St Albans, The Park St Albans, Homewood St Albans, Marshal’s Drive St Albans, Faircross Way St Albans

Commuting To And From St Albans By Rail Or Road

Relocating to St Albans is especially popular with those happy to work from home most of the time but needing to occasionally commute to other places for work.

Others are happy to commute more regularly to London, Oxford, Cambridge and other locations for work.

Travel times to key destinations by road and rail include:

>  St Albans To London: London is about 30 miles by road from St Albans via the M1 and driving to the centre of London from St Albans normally takes under 1 hour 15 minutes.  There is a very regular train service to London from St Albans, with trains taking from 20 minutes to 35 minutes to get to London.

>  St Albans To Oxford: Oxford is about 55 miles by road from St Albans via the M25 & M40 and driving to the centre of Oxford from St Albans normally takes under 1 hour 15 minutes..  There is a regular train service to Oxford from St Albans, with trains taking from 1 hour 45 minutes to 2 hours to get to Oxford

>  St Albans To Cambridge: Cambridge is about 40 miles by road from St Albans via the A1 and driving to the centre of Cambridge from St Albans normally takes under 1 hour 10 minutes.  There is a very regular train service to Cambridge from St Albans, with trains taking from 1 hour 30 minutes to 1 hour 40 minutes to get to Cambridge.

Nearest Airports To St Albans, UK

The nearest airport to St Albans is London Luton International Airport (LTN) which is 9 miles away.  Other nearby airports include London Heathrow (LHR) (under 20 miles), London City (LCY) (under 23 miles) and London Stansted (STN) (under 27 miles).


FOCUS ON... LIVING IN HERTFORD, ENGLAND, UK

Hertford is a very popular place to live and many people move to Hertford each year, or to near Hertford and the surrounding area, from around the United Kingdom and abroad.

Many of those moving to Hertford are escaping more urban living in London or other larger cities, deciding to relocate to the Hertfordshire  capital to enjoy a different pace of life and the historic and elegant surroundings of a prosperous city with great facilities and leisure amenities, high quality housing and schools, fantastic pubs, restaurants and sports and popular cultural events, arts and music.

Ten Things To Know About Hertford, England, UK

> FACT 1: Salisbury Square was built in 1994 as a celebration of the four rivers that run throughout the city. The Lea, Mimram, Rib and Beane converge in the centre of the town and have beautiful pathways to walk along.

> FACT 2: McMullen’s is a chain of pubs local to Hertfordshire and Essex - currently at a record of 123 pubs! Peter McMullen, the founder of the company, transitioned to the beer industry in 1827 after previously being a poacher. 

> FACT 3: A record of Queen Elizabeth I’s handwriting can be found in the British Library where she wrote “Hertford 1545” on the inside of her bible.

> FACT 4:  Britain's first paper mill was established in Hertford. The Sele Mill can be found along the river Beane and was set up by John Tate in 1488. In fact, books printed in the mill still exist today and they even have the Tate watermark still intact. 

> FACT 5: Hertford was temporarily the home of Parliament. In 1563 parliament moved to Hertford in order to escape the Great Plague in London. 

> FACT 6: There are 350 listed buildings in Hertford, including buffer lights at Hertford East Station and the walls around Hertford Castle. 

> Fact 7: St Andrew’s Street in Hertford is famous among the supernatural enthusiasts, apparently, there are more than 40 ghosts floating around in Hertford, with almost every property on St Andrew’s Street experiencing some ghostly activity. 

> FACT 8: The Hertford Museum houses the Addis collection, a collection including more than 5000 toothbrushes. The Museum curated this collection after the Addis Company closed down in 1996, it was a major employer in the town and so the museum has dedicated an exhibition in remembrance of the company. 

> FACT 9: Hertford has been on records as a town of Hertfordshire since 673, when it held the first synod of the English Church  

> FACT 10: The rivers Rib Beane and Mimram are especially important in the environmental and conservation scene because of their chalk streams. These three rivers are 3 out of 200 chalk streams left in the world! 

Where To Live In Hertford, UK

Hertford and the surrounding area offers a huge choice of high quality, premium and luxury property to meet the needs of any family, whether wanting a cottage, townhouse, large apartment, mansion or country estate, with or without granny annex, garden or swimming pool.  There are also property development and investment opportunities too, with land available to purchase and properties in need of renovation.

From central city living to rural, country lifestyles, Hertford and the areas near Hertford are full of bustling districts and leafy suburbs, lush green areas, charming Crescents and estates, rolling countryside, vibrant high streets, busy neighbourhoods and friendly residential communities.

Some of the popular residential areas include:

Chorleywood Hertford, Bengeo Hertford, Foxholes Estate Hertford, Pinehurst Hertford, Rush Green Hertford, Sele Farm Hertford, Hertford Heath Hertford, Hertingfordbury Hertford, Waterford Hertford

Commuting To And From Hertford By Rail Or Road

Relocating to Hertford is especially popular with those happy to work from home most of the time but needing to occasionally commute to other places for work.

Others are happy to commute more regularly to London, Cambridge, Watford, Stevenage and other locations for work.

Travel times to key destinations by road and rail include:

>  Hertford To London:  London is about 29 miles by road from Hertford via the A1 and driving to the centre of London from Hertford normally takes under 1 hour 30 minutes.  There is a very regular train service to London from Hertford, with trains taking from 50 minutes to 1 hour to get to London.

>  Hertford To Cambridge:  Cambridge is about 35 miles by road from Hertford via the A10  and driving to the centre of Cambridge from Hertford normally takes under 1 hour 15 minutes.  There is a regular train service to Cambridge from Hertford, with trains taking from 1 hour 5 minutes to 1 hours 20 minutes to get to Cambridge

>  Hertford To Watford: Watford is about 25 miles by road from Hertford via the A414 and driving to the centre of Watford from Hertford normally takes under 45 minutes.  There is a very regular train service to Watford from Hertford, with trains taking from 1 hour 30 minutes to 1 hour 45 minutes.

Nearest Airports To Hertford, UK

The nearest airport to Hertford is London Luton International Airport (LTN) which is 14 miles away.  Other nearby airports include London Stansted (STN) (under 16 miles), London City (LCY) (under 21 miles) and London Gatwick (LGW) (under 44 miles).


ESTATE AGENTS IN WILTSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK

Haart Estate Agents

www.haart.co.uk

Jeremy Jenkins Estate Agents

www.jeremyjenkins.co.uk

Alan Hawkins Estate Agents

www.alanhawkins.co.uk

Castles Estate Agents

www.castles.london

Connells Estate Agents

www.connells.co.uk

Dewhurst & Co Estate Agents

www.dewhurstandco.com

Simon Colligan Estate Agents

www.simoncolligan.co.uk

Paxtons Estate Agents

www.paxtonsresidential.co.uk

Richard James Estate Agents

www.richardjames.uk

Kingstons Estate Agents

www.kingstons.biz

Lock & Key Estate Agents

www.freshestgreengrocers.co.uk

Hughes & Hughes Estate Agents

www.hughesandhughes.agency

Fox & Sons Estate Agents

www.haywardfox.co.uk

Richard James Estate Agents

www.richardjames.uk

Hunters Estate Agents

www.hunters.com

Miles Byron Estate Agents

www.milesbyron.com

Hunters Estate Agents

www.hunters.com

Grant Fraser Town & Country Estate Agents

www.grantfrasertc.co.uk

Martin & Co Swindon

www.martinco.com

Kingstons Estate Agents

www.kingston-saunders.co.uk

Charles Faye Estate Agents

www.charlesfaye.co.uk

Hearnes Estate Agents

www.hearnes.com

Brantons Estate Agents

www.brantons.co.uk

Homes Estate Agents

www.homesea.co.uk

Hambledon Estate Agents

www.hambledon.net

Whites Estate Agents

www.hwwhite.co.uk

Allen & Harris Estate Agents

www.allenandharris.co.uk

Adam Budd Estate Agents

www.adambudd.exp.uk.com

Ewe Move Estate Agents

www.ewemove.com

Jacobs & Hunt Estate Agents

www.jacobshunt.co.uk

A.J. Eyre & Sons Estate Agents

www.eyreandson.co.uk

Barons Estate Agents

www.baronsestateagents.co.uk

Todd & Hartridge Estate Agents

www.toddandhartridge.co.uk

Brockenhurst Estate Agents

www.brockenhurst.info

RPS Estate Agents

www.rowepropertyservices.co.uk

Birkyre Estate Agents

www.birkmyrepc.co.uk

Boatwrights Estate Agents

www.boatwrights.co.uk

Chancellors Estate Agents

www.chancellors.co.uk

Allen & Harris Estate Agents

www.allenandharris.co.uk

Lockstones Estate Agents

www.lockstones.co.uk

Charles Harding Valuers & Estate Agents

www.charles-harding.co.uk

Adkins Estate Agents

www.adkinspropertygroup.co.uk

Connells Estate Agents

www.connells.co.uk

Hearnes Estate Agents

www.hearnes.com

Brantons Estate Agents

www.brantons.co.uk

Homes Estate Agents

www.homesea.co.uk

Bernards The Estate Agents

www.bernardsestates.co.uk

Fells Gulliver Estate Agents

www.fellsgulliver.com

Brockenhurst Estate Agents

www.brockenhurst.info

Weller Patrick Estate Agents

www.wellerpatrick.co.uk

Littlewood’s Estate Agents

www.littlewoods-estateagents.co.uk

Bridges Estate Agents

www.bridges.co.uk

Boatwrights Estate Agents

www.boatwrights.co.uk

Taylor Garnier Estate Agents

www.taylor-garnier.co.uk

Harrison Estate Agents

www.harrisonestateagents.com

Dimon Estate Agents

www.gosportproperty.com

Stanford Estate Agents

www.stanfordestateagents.co.uk

McCarthy Holden Estate Agents

www.mccarthyholden.co.uk

Dybles Independent Estate Agents

www.dybles.com

Fenwicks Estate Agents

www.fenwicks-estates.co.uk

Dimon Estate Agents

www.gosportproperty.com

Hartfords Estate Agents

www.hattfords.co.uk

Stanford Estate Agents

www.ww2.stanfordps.co.uk

Chapplins Estate Agents

www.chapplins.co.uk

Hearnes Estate Agents

www.hearnes.com

Noon Estate Agents

www.lvnoon.co.uk

Chappells Estate Agents

www.chappells.uk.com

Jordans Estate Agents

www.jordanshomes.co.uk

Rural Scene Estate Agents

www.ruralscene.co.uk

Woolley & Wallis Estate Agents

www.w-w.co.uk

Parkers Swindon Estate Agents

www.parkersproperties.co.uk

Gatekeeper Estate Agents

www.gatekeeper.co.uk

Henry George Estate Agents

www.henrygeorge.co.uk

Atwell Martin Estate Agents

www.atwellmartin.co.uk

Forefront Estate Agents

www.forefrontproperty.co.uk

Richard James Estate Agents

www.richardjames.uk

Winkworth Estate Agents

www.winkworth.co.uk

John Jefffery Estate Agents

www.johnjeffery.co.uk

Richard James Estate Agents

www.richardjames.uk

Swindon Homes Direct Estate Agents

www.swindonhomes.co.uk

Goodman Warren Beck Estate Agents

www.goodmanwb.co.uk

Fox Grant Estate Agents

www.foxgrant.com

Mckillop Gregory Estate Agents

www.mckillopandgregory.co.uk

Henry George Estate Agents

www.henrygeorge.co.uk

Austin & Wyatt Estate Agents

www.austinwyatt.co.uk

Taylors Estate Agents

www.taylorsestateagents.co.uk

James Pyle & Co Estate Agents

www.jamespyle.co.uk

Kingsley Estate Agents

www.kingsleypike.co.uk

Richard James Estate Agents

www.richardjames.uk

Butfield Breach Estate Agents

www.butfieldbreach.co.uk

Myddelton & Major Estate Agents

www.myddeltonmajor.co.uk

Woolley & Wallis Estate Agents

www.w-w.co.uk

Strutt & Parker Estate Agents

www.struttandparker.com

Goadsby Estate Agents

www.goadsby.com

Venditum Estate Agents

www.venditum.co.uk

Market Right Estate Agents

www.carringtonsswindon.co.uk

Tydemans Estate Agents

www.tydemansresidential.co.uk

Smethurst Estate Agents

www.smethurstpropertyconsultants.co.uk

Redhouse Estate Agents

www.redhouseresidential.com

DK Residential Estate Agents

www.dkresidential.co.uk

Henry George Estate Agents

www.henrygeorge.co.uk

Wooley & Wallis Estate Agents

www.w-w.co.uk

Hunters Estate Agents

www.hunters.com

Conway & Laker Estate Agents

www.conwayandlaker.co.uk

Richard James Estate Agents

www.richardjames.uk

Kingstons Estate Agents

www.kingstons.biz


REMOVAL COMPANIES (DOMESTIC) IN WILTSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK

Ezee Movers

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Johnstone’s Removals

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Keith’s Removals

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B&W Removals & Storage

www.bwremovals.co.uk

Small Moves Removals

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BMC Removals

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Start 2 Finish Removals

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Move it All Removals

www.move-it-all.co.uk

Phillips Removals

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HM Removals

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Salisbury Removals

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Safari Removals Bath

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D Goodenough Transport

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New Horizons Removals

www.horizonmoving.co.uk

Advance Removals

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Wiltshire Removals

www.wiltshireremovals.com

Radius Hire Removals

www.rdsremovals.co.uk

Superb Movies Removals

www.swindonmanandvan.com

Thomas Firbank Removals

www.firbankremovals.co.uk

David’s Van Removals

www.davidsvanremovals.co.uk

MIF Removals

www.mifremovals.co.uk

Man With A Van Removals

www.stanpost.com

Go 4 Removals

www.go4removals.co.uk

Swindon Removals Direct

www.swindonremovalsdirect.co.uk

PJ Removals Removals

www.pj-removals.com

Salisbury Removals

www.salisburyremovals.co.uk

Armishaw Removals

www.armishaws.com

Smart Services Removals

www.smartservicesremovals.com

RH Removals

www.rhremovals.co.uk

Comfort Moves

www.comfortmoves-ltd.co.uk

Williams & White Removals

www.williamsandwhite.co.uk

Britannia Quickmove Removals

www.britannia-movers.co.uk

Mister Shifter Removals

www.mistershifter.co.uk

Morley Green Transport Removals

www.morleygreen.com

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