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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£229,995

WEST END
Ground floor flat, augusta gardens, West end
Two Bedrooms, Two Bathrooms Garden and Parking Popular West End Location
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£295,000

FOLKESTONE
Cordova court, Folkestone
Three Bedroom Apartment West End Location No Onward Chain
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£295,000

Folkestone
Sandgate Road, Folkestone
SPACIOUS GROUND FLOOR THREE BEDROOM APARTMENT WITH NO ONWARD CHAIN! MILES AND BARR are very excited to offer this delightful th...
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£289,995

Folkestone
Sandgate Road, Folkestone
SPACIOUS GROUND FLOOR THREE BEDROOM APARTMENT WITH NO ONWARD CHAIN IN GREAT LOCATION! MILES AND BARR are very excited to offer ...
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£189,995

Folkestone
Rendezvous Street, Folkestone
PENTHOUSE APARTMENT TWO BEDROOMS, TWO BATHROOMS, PARKING, BALCONY AND LONG LEASE! MILES AND BARR are very pleased to offer this...
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£160,000

Folkestone
Rendezvous Street, Folkestone
TWO BEDROOMS, TWO BATHROOMS, PARKING, BALCONY AND LONG LEASE! MILES AND BARR are very pleased to offer this spacious two bedroo...
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£300,000

Folkestone
Grimston Avenue, Folkestone, Kent
To have so many great features is literally unheard of in the popular West End location. This funky pad will be snapped up by s...
Marketed by Ward & Partners (Folkestone)
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£160,000

FOLKESTONE
Flat 11 merchants place, Folkestone
Two Bedrooms Two Bathrooms Secure Off Street Parking
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£299,950


Coniston Road, Folkestone, Kent CT19 5JG
NO CHAIN - Hunters are pleased to offer for sale this nicely presented detached bungalow with light and airy living space which ...
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£315,000

FOLKESTONE
4 walton gardens, Folkestone
Three/Four Double Bedrooms Off Street Parking Approx 140ft Garden
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£365,000

FOLKESTONE
4 the terrace, 14 cherry garden avenue, Folkestone
Four Double Bedrooms Stunning Presentation Off Street Parking, Garden
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£300,000

Folkestone
145 Downs Road, FOLKESTONE
THREE BEDROOM HOME IN POPULAR AREA IN BEAUTIFUL CONDITION THROUGHOUT! MILES AND BARR are excited to bring this 1930's three bed...
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£360,000

FOLKESTONE
3 old mead, Folkestone
Four/Five Bedrooms Two/Three Receptions Great Schools and Transport Links
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£150,000

Folkestone
The Durlocks, Folkestone, Kent
A period Grade II listed cliff-top building is the location for this first floor apartment in Folkestone, serviced by a lift as ...
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£450,000

FOLKESTONE
Cherry garden avenue, Folkestone
Five Bedroom Semi-Detached Large Corner Plot Driveway And Garage
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£475,000

Folkestone
Radnor Cliff, Folkestone, Kent, CT20
A stunning and stylish 2 bedroom apartment in a prime seafront location with secure underground parking, direct beach access and...
Marketed by Smith-Woolley & Perry
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£450,000

Folkestone
Cherry Garden Avenue, Folkestone
FIVE BEDROOMS IN THIS STUNNING FAMILY HOME SET ON A LARGE CORNER PLOT! MILES AND BARR are very excited to offer this five bedro...
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£120,000


St. Andrews, The Durlocks, Folkestone, Kent, CT19
Stunning sea views No forward chain Well maintained building Close to Folkestone harbour Great first time or investment purchase...
Marketed by Bairstow Eves (Folkestone)
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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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£220,000

CHERITON
110 morehall avenue, Cheriton
Three Bedrooms Popular Road Some TLC Required
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