Why Melton Mowbray is so special

Looking to move to Melton Mowbray? We wouldn’t blame you! Situated in the Vale of Belvoir which is a stunning part of the country, Melton Mowbray borders Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire. Its name derives from the Norman-French for ‘beautiful view’. The town has an estimated population of over 27,000 and connects with 70 stunning surrounding villages. Together, town and country make up Melton Borough making it a fantastic place to live and work. It seems we’re not the only ones who think this, with the Times placing it in the top 10 places to live in the UK back in 2020.

Melton Mowbray is a busy market town also known as the ‘Rural Capital of food and is traditionally famous for its Pork pies and Stilton Cheese. Additionally, it offers an array of restaurants, quirky local independent shops, and unique events such as food festivals and their famous cattle market. As well as the busy town activities, Melton Mowbray has some notable historic buildings such as the impressive 12th-century Church of St.Mary. Once described as ‘one of the finest parish churches in Leicestershire’, it features a 100ft spire rising over the town. Melton Mowbray also offers easy access to Belvoir Castle, which dates back to the eleventh century and is the ancestral home of the Duke of Rutland.

As a leading Estate Agents and Letting Agents in Melton Mowbray, we find that Melton Mowbray is extremely popular with anyone seeking good access to major road links, East Midlands airport, Nottingham and the mainline train stations of either Grantham or Market Harborough. At Moores Estate Agents we can offer a plethora of knowledge about Melton Mowbray, take a look at our latest blog which gives you even more reasons to call Melton Mowbray home.


Not your average Estate Agents


But what makes Moores Estate Agents different? We like to think it’s a combination of a few things, with our family-oriented, independent business model leading the way. We believe we offer each and every customer a personal touch, we really take the time to get to know you and discuss in detail what your needs and wants are for your future home. It’s crucial that any Estate Agents or Letting Agents know the area that they are selling properties in. With Melton Mowbray, we have years of experience within the area and even a local specialist, Jenny, in the section below.

Experts in your region: Jenny Moore

Our highly skilled Estate Agent Jenny Moore was Born and raised in a number of villages around Melton (Kirby Bellars on the Leicester side of Melton and Scalford on the edge of the Vale) as well as a brief spell in Melton itself, Jenny is now proud to call Wymondham home – the one in Leicestershire that is, not Norfolk!!

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Jenny Moore

Tel: 01664 491610
E: [email protected]




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