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market town

Chiefly Brit a town that holds a market, esp an agricultural centre in a rural area
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The average English market town home has risen by PS54,908 from PS235,867 in 2013 to PS290,775 in 2018.
The average house price in a market town in England is [pounds sterling]290,775 - [pounds sterling]54,908 higher than in 2013 when it was [pounds sterling]235,867.
Halifax found that buyers looking to live in a market town typically face paying a premium of more than [pounds sterling]41,000 - 17% higher on average than they are in their surrounding county.
DENBIGH has been named the best market town in Wales.
Rich Brady, a Denbigh business owner who runs DAS outdoors, said: "The fact that Denbigh has been named Wales' best market town is fantastic news.
With their vibrant communities and abundance of local produce, the typical cost of a property in a market town is PS30,788 more, compared with house prices in neighbouring areas, Lloyds Bank found.
Or that it has its roots as a market town stretching back to the 12th century?
Lloyds Bank, part of the British government backed lender Lloyds Banking Group (LSE:LLOY) on Friday revealed that market town dwellers pay a premium of GBP24,000.
Summary: Actor Simon Callow says it is great news a North Yorkshire market town has clubbed together to buy a rare edition of A Christmas Carol.
Thursday 9am-12.30pm Rhos-on-Sea Country Market Methodist Church Hall, Friday 10amnoon Ruthin Country Market market hall, Friday 8.30am-12.30pm Wrexham Country Market People's Market, Friday 9am-2pm Denbigh Country Market Town hall, Friday 9am-12.15pm Llangollen Country Market Town hall, Friday 9.45am-12.30pm Llanrwst Country Market Eagles Hotel, Fri 10am-noon Welshpool farmers market Coed y Dinas Garden Centre, Friday, 9am-2pm ?
The typical price of a market town home has more than doubled from 114,718
If no agreement is reached, the finalmarketwillbeheldon March 28, spelling the end for Cowbridge as a market town.