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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£99,995

FOLKESTONE
19 court place, castle hill avenue, Folkestone
One Bedroom Chain Free Popular West End Location
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£89,500

Folkestone
Castle Hill Avenue, Folkestone, Kent
Situated in the very heart of Folkestone only moments away from absolutely everything, including the train station with its fast...
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£275,000

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Primeva, brockman road, Folkestone
Four Bedroom Semi-Detached Good Size Rear Garden Close to Amenities
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£175,000

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Flat 5 harvey hall, Folkestone
Beautiful two bedroom flat Located in the West End Transport Links
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£175,000

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Basement, 22 manor road, Folkestone
Large Two Bedroom Apartment Central Location Lounge/Diner
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£190,000

FOLKESTONE
Flat 3 108 cheriton road, Folkestone
Three Bedrooms Great Views, Vaulted Ceiling Chain Free, Spacious Rooms
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£165,000

Folkestone
Manor Road, Folkestone
PRIVATE FRONT DOOR WITH THIS LARGE LOWER GROUND FLOOR APARTMENT! MILES AND BARR are very pleased to present this two bedroom fl...
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£600,000

Folkestone
Wiltie Gardens, Folkestone, Kent
Presented with style and grandeur this impressive residence sits proudly, moments from Radnor Park, allowing for a lifestyle one...
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£225,000

FOLKESTONE
35 radnor park crescent, Folkestone
Five Bedroom Terrace Home In Need Of TLC Great Location
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£175,000

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1st floor flat, 36 radnor, Folkestone
Three Double Bedrooms Share of Freehold, Chain Free Beautiful Refurbishment
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£155,000

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Garden flat, 36 radnor park crescent, Folkestone
Two Bedrooms Private Garden, Share of Freehold Refurbished, Chain Free
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£175,000

Folkestone
Radnor Park Crescent, Folkestone
BEAUTIFULLY REFURBISHED, SHARE OF FREEHOLD THREE BEDROOMS OVER TWO FLOORS! MILES AND BARR are very pleased to offer this three ...
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£96,000


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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£115,000

Folkestone
Broadmead Road, Folkestone, Kent
A great little first buy or investment property this apartment needs to be grabbed with both hands before the prices in the popu...
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£120,000

FOLKESTONE
First floor flat, 64 broadmead road, Folkestone
One Bedroom Flat Close To The Station No Onward Chain
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£299,950


Broadmead Road, Folkestone, Kent, CT19 5AN
Hunters are pleased to offer for sale this exciting opportunity to purchase an investment with potential. Currently arranged to...
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£130,000

FOLKESTONE
22 cliffestone court, Folkestone
Two Double Bedrooms Long Lease Garage
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£285,000

Folkestone
Muddle's Passage, West end
DELIGHTFUL MEWS COTTAGES IN THE HEART OF FOLKESTONE'S WEST END! MILES AND BARR are very pleased to offer this collection of new...
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£210,000

Folkestone
Radnor Park Avenue, Folkestone
THREE BEDROOM APARTMENT WITH PARKING CLOSE TO THE STATION! MILES AND BARR are very pleased to offer this three bedroom apartmen...
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£399,995

Folkestone
66 radnor park road, Folkestone
Four Double Bedrooms Two Bathrooms, No Chain Off Road Parking
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