Estate and letting agent in Preston & South Ribble


Getting you the best results

Our local estate agent in Preston covers all the residential areas in and around Preston and the South Ribble area and will help you move with ease. South Ribble includes Bamber Bridge, Leyland and Walton-le-Dale as well as  Penwortham, Samlesbury, Buckshaw Village and Longton.

When it comes to selling or letting your property, you’ll be surprised how much local knowledge and experience can add to the final price achieved  for your home.

We know exactly how to present and market your property to the right  buyer or tenant and how to sell the area to meet their needs. This encourages higher offers for your property.

Area guide to Preston & South Ribble

If you’re looking to buy or rent property in Preston and the South Ribble area
for the first time and need local information, you’re in the right place. Read about the local area in our guide below and discover everything from schools and local amenities to transport and broadband provision via our intuitive What’s nearby map below

Local Highlights

The local residents in Preston and the South Ribble have always known they live in one of England’s best kept secrets, reknowned for the friendliness of the locals.

In  2017, the news got out when the Channel 4 show “ UK’s Best Place To Live’ concluded that the north west of England is the best place to live with the South Ribble area taking the top spot. We completely agree! 

Famed also for sporting heroes including cricketer Freddy Flintoff and  Sir Tom Finney, a football legend between 1946 – 1960 who played for Preston North End Football Club and England. The Centurion Tank used during WW2 was made in Leyland.

Local Amenities

The Town of Preston and the South Ribble area have a good selection of primary and secondary schools, both state-run and independent. Use our interactive map below to discover full details on the local schools in Preston and South Ribble including contact details, intake numbers and faith orientation, catchment areas, Ofsted rating and reviews.  A really convenient way to do all your school research in one place, we’ve made it nice and simple. 

You can also discover information and location of local amenities including parks, shops, restaurants, bars and cafes as well as churches,  gyms, sports centres and much more. Our map also calculates the distance to local amenities from the properties available to buy and rent in Preston and the South Ribble area.


If you’re setting up home in Preston or the South Ribble area, count yourself lucky.  Whether you are a first-time buyer, second-stepper looking to start a family, moving for career progression or just want to live somewhere with outstanding countryside,  it’s easy to feel at home here. 

Discover all your leisure facilities including gyms, sports centres, swimming pools, theatres, cinemas, eateries and drinking holes and much more using our interactive What’s Nearby map below. 

Transport Links

Lancaster, Preston, Liverpool and Manchester are all accessible  within an hour. Key rail and road links include the West Coast Main Line railway and the M6 motorway. There is an extensive bus network with services across the region, linking towns with the countryside.

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Meet our team in Preston

Howard Roberts


Emma Dickinson

Marketing Specialist

Kerry Oldfield

Sales Progression

Kevin Robinson

Operations Manager

James Unwin

Client Relations

What’s happening in the Preston & South Ribble market?


Simon has shown us round multiple houses and is an absolute credit to their business. We have also dealt with Kerry a lot who has also been very helpful. Fantastic estate agents would recommend wholeheartedly!

Jack Douglas, Lancaster


Put simply Howard delivered on everything he said he would. It was handled in a professional way with clear advise all along. We would recommend Lancastrian estates and would certainly use them again.

Paul Bancroft, Preston


An excellent all round service. Very professional and knowledgeable about selling. Howard was always available to discuss any issues regarding selling and buying. I can not speak highly enough of this excellent company.

Richard Thomas, Preston


Great service at Lancastrian Estates helping sell our property. Good communication and updates from Kerry and Matt. Pleasant and Efficient. Thank you Kerry, Matt, Alison and Team.

Valerie Baxter