The 8 best places to live in Leicestershire & Rutland
The results are in! See where you voted as the best place to live in Leicestershire & Rutland.
A delightful des res village that has plenty to offer families. If you're looking for a luxurious pricey pad, this place won't disappoint (but there's plenty of affordable options too) and will definitely make it to the top of many people's wishlist.
If you want a quaint village life, Kibworth Beauchamp is a great bet. Its beating heart is the pretty High Street that's always bustling with activity thanks to the local indie shops and eateries.
Looking to leave city life? Tucked away deep in the National Forest, this Midlands town has good schools, a busy high street and the charming remains of an old castle.
Great shopping, beautiful buildings and a growing arts and culture scene, you'll be hard pushed to find a better place to live than this pretty market town plus, it's easy to head to the city when required.
Voted by The Sunday Times as the best place to live in the Midlands this year, Uppingham has it all. Traditional houses at affordable prices, excellent schools, it's quietly attractive and has lots of community spirit.
As charming as the Cotswolds, but with a cheaper price tag, Oakham has fabulous shopping, great travel connections, charming buildings, beautiful country pubs and a well-heeled vibe.
If you want to hang out with the cool kids, there's no better spot. A hub for professionals, young families and students, it's an upbeat part of the city thriving with local indie shops, bars and lively eateries.
Small but perfectly formed and quite possibly the most beautiful village in Rutland.