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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£350,000

FOLKESTONE
120 downs road, Folkestone
Four Bedrooms Bungalow 120ft Garden Two Bathrooms
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£235,000

FOLKESTONE
44 morehall avenue, Folkestone
Four double bedrooms Bath and wet room Great schools
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£415,000

FOLKESTONE
4 pike close, Folkestone
Four/Five Bedrooms Garage and Parking Popular Area, Nice Garden
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£399,500

FOLKESTONE
Lucy avenue, Folkestone
Substantial Detached Home New Kitchen And Utility Room Popular Broadmead Village Location
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£150,000

Folkestone
Denmark Street, Folkestone
GUIDE PRICE £150,000...OPEN DAY NOVEMBER 25TH 11AM TO 1230PM, PLEASE CALL FOR YOUR APPOINTMENT SLOT! TWO BEDROOMS, TWO RECEPTI...
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£290,000

FOLKESTONE
3 burton close, Folkestone
Four Bedrooms Two Large Reception Rooms Garage
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£200,000

Folkestone
Sandwich Close, Sandgate
FULL AND FINAL OFFERS MONDAY AT 5PM. GREAT TWO BEDROOM HOME WITH GARAGE, OFF STREET PARKING AND NO CHAIN AHEAD! MILES AND BARR...
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£330,000

FOLKESTONE
2 snowdrop close, Folkestone
Four Bedroom Semi-Detached Home Beautifully Presented Throughout Driveway And Garage
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£225,000

CHERITON
55 morehall avenue, Cheriton
Three Double Bedrooms Two Reception Rooms Chain Free
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£280,000

CHERITON
20 st georges road, Cheriton
Four Bedroom Home Great Location Close To Mainline Station
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£695,000

Sandgate
Zarena Court, The Riviera, Sandgate, Kent, CT20
An outstanding opportunity to acquire a 4 bedroom house with double garage in need of refurbishment with the benefit of stunning...
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£300,000

FOLKESTONE
163 shorncliffe road, Folkestone

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£165,000

FOLKESTONE
Flat 3, 17 wear bay road, Folkestone
Sea Views Share of Freehold Chain Free
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£400,000

Folkestone
Wear Bay Road, Folkestone, Kent
Proudly standing in one of the most popular locations in Folkestone, with a facade which makes this house stand out amongst the ...
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£160,000


Burrow Road, Folkestone, CT19
Two bedrooms Luxury fitted kitchen Contemporary first floor bathroom East Cliff location No chain A well-presented house compr...
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£200,000

Folkestone
East Cliff, Folkestone, Kent
Tucked away in Folkestone's up and coming Eastern side, moments away from the recently regenerated harbour, as far as locat...
Marketed by Ward & Partners (Folkestone)
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£325,000


FOLKESTONE. KENT
Hunters are pleased to offer for sale this lovely, newly built detached family home with light and airy living space comprising ...
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£170,000

FOLKESTONE
45 thanet gardens, Folkestone
Three Bedroom Terrace Home In Need of TLC Ideal Investment or First Home
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£220,000

FOLKESTONE
31 wood avenue, Folkestone
Four Bedroom Semi-Detached House No Onward Chain Close To Amenities
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£260,000

FOLKESTONE
1 carters road, Folkestone
Two Double Bedrooms Garage and Off Street Parking Chain Free
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