Gilman Close, Hawkinge, CT18 7NR

£195,000 FOR SALE


Gilman Close is a small cul-de-sac on the outskirts of the village of Hawkinge. Close by are a number of walks and rides over surrounding countryside. The village of Hawkinge boasts a variety of local amenities, including Shops, Post Office, Tesco Express Store, Doctors’ Surgeries and a new Dental Surgery, Riding Stables, Village Hall, Community Centre, two Primary Schools, Supermarket and a family Public House/Restaurant. A bus service runs to both the coastal port of Folkestone to the south and, to the north via the A2, the Cathedral City of Canterbury. Both offer excellent shopping, recreational and educational facilities, as well as main line train services to London. The long awaited High Speed Rail Link is now fully operational reducing the travel time from Folkestone to London St Pancras via Ashford to some 53 minutes! Also within a short driving distance of the property is access to the Channel Tunnel terminal at Cheriton and the M20 motorway.

The Property

This is a deceptively spacious family house which has been well maintained. The accommodation consists of two double bedrooms, with the main bedroom having ample storage/airing cupboard and family bathroom on the first floor. On the ground floor there is an entrance hall, sitting room with walk-in under stairs cupboard and spacious kitchen/dining room. The property is considered to be economical to run and benefits from Economy 7 electric heaters. Viewing is highly recommended to fully appreciate this spacious family home.

Entrance Hall

Sitting Room

13' 0'' x 11' 2'' (3.96m x 3.40m)

Kitchen/Dining Room

14' 5'' x 7' 10'' (4.39m x 2.39m)

Bedroom One

11' 2'' x 11' 2'' (3.40m x 3.40m)

Bedroom Two

9' 8'' x 7' 9'' (2.94m x 2.36m)

Family Bathroom

6' 7'' x 5' 7'' (2.01m x 1.70m)

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Tenant Fees


Set up fee (tenants share) - £150 (inc VAT) per tenant

Referencing up to two tenants (identity, immigration and visa confirmation, financial credit checks, obtaining references from current or previous employers / landlords and any other relevant information to assess affordability) as well as contract negotiation (amending and agreeing terms) and arranging the tenancy and agreement

Guarantor Fee - £150 (inc VAT) per guarantor (if required)

Covering credit referencing and preparing a Deed of Guarantee as part of the Tenancy Agreement

Permitted Occupier Fee - £60 (inc VAT) per permitted occupier

Explaining to any permitted occupier their rights and responsibilities towards the named tenant(s) and landlord as well as the provision of documentary guidance and assistance during the tenancy.


Amendment Fee - £120 (inc VAT)

Contract negotiation, amending terms and updating your tenancy agreement during your tenancy.


Pet Addendum per tenancy - £30 (inc VAT)

Lost Security Items - £12 (inc VAT) plus item cost obtaining necessary permissions, sourcing providers and travel costs

Out of Hours Services £30 per hour (inc VAT) plus any actual costs incurred

Where actions of the tenant results in the agent (or nominated contractor) attending the property, time to remedy the situation is charged at the hourly rate

Unpaid Rent / Returned Payments Interest at 8% above Bank of England Base Rate from date due