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Living in Basingstoke

Named as one of the top 50 places to live in the country, Basingstoke and Deane has lots on offer whatever you are looking for when setting up home. You will find villages and towns in all sorts of sizes together with access to plenty of countryside. Start your journey here, where we guide you through the different areas, unveiling the hidden gems, and helping you find your perfect place to call home.


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Basingstoke town centre

Basingstoke town centre offers the perfect location for young professionals and commuters who are looking for proximity to travel options but also has plenty to offer families.

Life in Basingstoke town centre
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Outer suburbs

If you are looking for a home just outside of Basingstoke town centre then there are plenty of options which still give good access to the motorway and ring road.

More information about the suburban areas

Towns and villages

The towns and villages surrounding Basingtoke offer the best of both worlds.

Towns and villages


When thinking about Basingstoke and Deane you may be surprised to find out there are many rural villages.

Rural living
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