Folkestone


Folkestone
Originally a small fishing village, Folkestone developed during the 17th century into a much bigger town able to protect the coast from wars and invasions from the Continent. At the beginning of the 1800's the town included a harbour and, with the railways in 1843, it's seaside resorts became a fashionable tourist destination shaping the town's prosperity.

Today some of the affluence of the town has gone, lost due to a change in tourism trends, but it still retains some of its original wealth. The town features many activites, such as indoor winter sports, walking by the sea or in its award winning Coastal Park, shopping, sightseeing. And it is a place destined to improve with time; over the last years lots of regeneration has been taking place like the new Creative Quarter, a part of the old town transformed into an artists area full of quirky cafes, galleries and boutiques.

Folkestone has always been a busy transit town for people travelling to France, with the Channel Tunnel the town has got very good connections to the continent. From 2009 high speed services reach Ashford International and Ebbsfleet and the journey time to London is around 52 minutes. Even by car, Folkestone is located at the end of the M20 and on the A20, Ashford, Maidstone, Canterbury, Dover and London are accessible.

Although Folkestone is good value for money at the moment, this is expected to change with the high speed connections and increased investment in the town. Folkestone comprises chiefly of classic Victorian properties, and of all sizes, from small terraces up to grand villas, some of which have been converted into very large and rather glamorous apartments. The major new development is just outside at Hawkinge, and consists of small developments of family homes.

Property for Sale in Folkestone

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£400,000

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Claremont Road, Folkestone, Kent
This would make a substantial family home that you couldn't possibly grow out of. Such vast accommodation really would giv...
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£115,000


Brockman Road, Folkestone, CT20
One double bedroom First floor flat New fitted kitchen Luxury bathroom Double glazing No onward chain A good size one double b...
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£140,000

Folkestone
Brockman Road, Folkestone, Kent
Situated in the heart of Folkestone, where everything is only a short distance away, this property's location couldn't...
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£110,000

Folkestone
Cheriton Road, Folkestone
LARGE SPLIT LEVEL APARTMENT, CLOSE TO STATION WITH PARKING AND NO CHAIN AHEAD!! MILES AND BARR are pleased to present this larg...
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£160,000

Folkestone
Kingsnorth Gardens, Folkestone, CT20
Calling All Investors! This is an ideal opportunity to purchase a flat in the heart of Folkestone with a long term tenant in sit...
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£125,000

Folkestone
Broadmead Road, Folkestone, Kent

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£175,000

FOLKESTONE
Flat 5 harvey hall, Folkestone
Beautiful two bedroom flat Located in the West end Separate kitchen
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£175,000

Folkestone
Castle Hill Avenue, Folkestone
PERFECT FIRST TIME BUY OR INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY IN THIS TWO BEDROOM APARTMENT! Located in the heart of the popular West End ar...
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£190,000

FOLKESTONE
Flat 6 harvey hall, Folkestone
Two double bedrooms Parking at rear Long lease
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£100,000

Folkestone
Castle Hill Avenue, Folkestone, Kent
A retirement apartment to be proud of.! Within a few minutes walk you can be shopping with friends in town, having a coffee in a...
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£98,000


Castle Hill Avenue, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 2QZ
Hunters are pleased to offer for sale this one bedroom retirement apartment situated in a sought after central location in the ...
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£750,000

Folkestone
Jointon Road, Folkestone, Kent
Charm, space and flexibility are the hallmarks of this large, warm and welcoming 1930s family home. You can feel the relaxed and...
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£550,000

Folkestone
Coolinge Road, Folkestone, Kent
Never is there likely to be a home more so than this where, from the minute you lay eyes on it, you want to see more. Its stunni...
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£155,000


Manor Road, Folkestone, CT20
Two bedroom ground floor flat Very well presented throughout Two double bedrooms Updated shower room Close to town centre and tr...
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£129,950


Broadmead Road, Folkestone, CT19
A very well presented one bedroom ground floor flat Boasts its own private garden Central location ideal for shops and transport...
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£145,000

Folkestone
Wiltie Gardens, Folkestone, CT19
This is a lovely and well presented Two Bedroom Flat set close to Folkestone Central Train Station. Set on the Second Floor the ...
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£207,500

Folkestone
Radnor Park West, Folkestone, CT19
BEAUTIFULLY PRESENTED APARTMENT IDEAL FOR COMMUTERS! This ground floor apartment is ideally located for access to the town centr...
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£250,000

Folkestone
Radnor Park West, Folkestone, CT19
What A Find! This beautiful detached house set in the wonderful location of Radnor Park West is being offered for sale with No O...
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£145,000

Folkestone
Cheriton Road, Folkestone, CT19
This is a newly refurbished flat close to Folkestone Central Train Station and the main Town of Folkestone. Well presented throu...
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£450,000

Folkestone
Radnor Park Road, Folkestone, Kent
With a real attention to detail this home perfectly blends its period nature and features with an immaculate modern refurbishmen...
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