A local Kent property finder can be of great assistance to buyers, saving their clients time and hassle in the pursuit of the perfect property, be it a house within walking distance of Sevenoaks station or a secluded country manor in The Weald.
Our property finding service encompasses all aspects from finding suitable properties for consideration, negotiating on our clients behalf, working with all the relevant parties through to completion and making sure you are well settled.
Kent is located southeast of London and borders with Surrey, East Sussex and Essex. Kent has a long coastline and many pretty coastal towns and villages. Inland almost 30% of the county forms part of two Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty – The High Weald and North Downs. Kent is truly a beautiful place to live. Its popularity with home movers has been driven by its proximity to London, ease of commute and the top schools.
With years of experience sourcing and securing homes our Kent buying agents are familiar with the process of relocation to the area, many move to Kent looking for more space whilst still able to reach their place of work in a reasonable commute time.
If you’re considering a move but are unsure of the best place to live in Kent our team are able to advise and guide your search for a new home, establishing where to live to best suit your lifestyle.
Kent Buying Agent
Garrington’s team of Kent home finders is led by Jennie Cole, has a wealth of experience in the industry with over 15 years in property.
Born and raised in the South East, Jennie attended Tonbridge Grammar School and now lives in Tunbridge Wells, she has excellent knowledge of the area.
Jennie has built an impressive black book of contacts throughout her career which often proves to be hugely advantageous to our clients in the hunt for the perfect home.
Client’s often present a search brief that isn’t straight forward, perhaps seeking an old farm building or barn to convert or a self-build; taking time to understand a client’s requirements fully before searching for suitable options, Jennie leaves no stone unturned in her pursuit to source the perfect property.
With many years’ experience sourcing and acquiring property on the behalf of private clients, Jennie is a valuable guide, sharing her expert opinion throughout a search. To talk to a member of the team about your search for a property in Kent please get in touch.
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Sevenoaks presents one of Kent’s most competitive property markets. With a commute into London in under 30 minutes, excellent schools, spacious properties as well as a busy town centre filled with shops and eateries, it is of little surprise that so many of our clients want to live here.
Larger properties that offer far reaching countryside views can be found in the south of Sevenoaks, near to Deer Park.
Throughout the town properties are from varying eras and you can often find a period house next door to one built in the 1930’s. For the most part the residential roads feel more like country lanes with houses often hidden from view by trees and hedges.
Property in Tunbridge Wells
Royal Tunbridge Wells has long been a popular place to visit for its Chalybeate Spring which the town was originally built around and the Pantiles, a Georgian colonnade filled to this day with shops, art galleries, cafes and restaurants. The town is so appealing that over the years an increasing number have chosen to live there full time.
Tunbridge Wells has good transport connections with London, attractive period houses and highly regarded schools, combined with its rich history it’s little wonder that it has become a very popular place to live.
Many professionals choose to live here and commute into the city resulting in a very high demand for apartments near to the train station.
There are many highly-regarded schools in the area, state, grammar and independents including Rose Hill School, The Mead School, Holmewood House, Beechwood Sacred Heart, Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Girls and Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys.
If you’re looking for a property in Kent and are struggling to decide where to live our team can help you decide where is best to live based on your lifestyle and property requirements
Property in Tonbridge
Tonbridge is a pretty, historic market town located upon the River Medway. The town centre has a range of shops, pubs and restaurants and Tonbridge station offers direct services to Charing Cross and Cannon Street in 40 to 50 minutes.
Many families choose to move to Tonbridge for the excellent schools including Judd School, Weald of Kent and Tonbridge Public School, Tonbridge Girls Grammar and Tonbridge School for boys.
Large Victorian and Edwardian houses can be found to the north of Tonbridge town centre, particularly in the Hilden Park area towards Hildenborough. Properties here are highly sought after, particularly with families hoping to be within walking distance of the local schools, Hilden Grange and Hilden Oaks.
Tonbridge is surrounded by many charming villages including Hadlow which has a selection of amenities including a farm shop, bakery, chemist and post office.
Villages in Kent
Kent has an abundance of pretty villages, particularly those located in and around the northeastern section of High Weald Area of Outstanding Beauty which lies within the county’s borders.
Cranbrook is a picturesque small town with a mixture of shops, cafes and restaurants at its centre, the skyline dominated by the 19th century windmill. Well known for The Cranbrook School which has an excellent reputation.
Nearby Hawkhurst has a selection of shops and many popular restaurants and pubs and the village of Staplehurst offers direct trains to London. Tenterden is another popular town on the edge of the High Weald, known for its wide, tree-lined high street.
Properties in and around these villages are extremely desirable and very rarely stay available for long, our team of local home search experts can ensure you don’t miss an opportunity to buy your ideal home.