When you’re planning to relocate and beginning the house hunt in the new area, there’s more to consider than just the perfect home. For your move to tick all the right boxes, you have to feel excited about, and – importantly – at home in the area you’re moving to.

Does it suit your lifestyle and have a great atmosphere you really connect with? If you’re a keen sportsperson, you’ll need the inside line on local gyms, tennis clubs and golf courses, for example. Young families need to get a feel for the local support network, social life, playgroups and schools. Culture vultures and foodies will be keen for a taste of the best of local restaurants, theatres and literary salons.

As seasoned Cheshire residents – with a self confessed love of the finer things in life – we’re launching a series of blogs that will really give you a taste of some of Manchester and Cheshire’s most prestigious areas. Every month we’re focussing on a different area, so look out for our weekly updates, which will lay bare the region’s best kept secrets from rising -star bars, to beautiful green spaces and from beauty salons that offer the most luxurious treatments to networking circles you need to be a part of.

This month we’re delving into the elite interior of Alderley Edge, one point of the famous Cheshire Triangle. Keep following for our regular updates and relocation tips,