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Chocolate Box Cottage Investment

Being offered on instructions of the Executors, is a charming detached thatched cottage, detached barn, other outbuildings set in grounds, extending to just over 2 acres (approx. 0.86 ha). Little Twitham Farm Cottage, has two bedrooms and is let to a Protected Statutory Tenant at a current rental of £7,200 per annum. The cottage is … Continue reading

More than a cottage industry!

With 134 lots on offer in the latest auction catalogue, March edition, it often surprises us that there are still a wealth of cottages for improvement that come to the auction market. Lot 31, is one such cottage. Located in the ‘old part’ of Kennington, Ashford, The Old Church Cottage, is a charming Grade II … Continue reading

Who will cast their net for fisherman’s cottage?

Views don’t get much better across The Harbour at Folkestone than those from 11 The Stade, a charming Three bedroom Fisherman’s cottage. It’s a mid terrace property which has a gas heating system via radiators, double glazed windows and oak flooring in the living room. From the master bedroom and living room there are views … Continue reading

February Auction Round Up

We had a great month of auctions this month with over 70% of lots sold and £18 million raised for our sellers. We previously wrote about the Etchinghill Cricket pitch near Folkestone. The 4.24 acre site was at auction with a guide price of £40-50,000 and was sold for £180,000 – over three times the … Continue reading

A Firm Foot On The Property Ladder!

A wonderful, mid-terrace house in Ashford, Kent, will be going up for auction on February 5 and with a guide price of £175,00-£185,000 (plus fees), we believe this property is a great find for a couple or someone that is taking their first step into owning their own home! Offered freehold with vacant possession, this … Continue reading

Anyone for a Game of Cricket?

Will Clive Emson score a century for the former Etchinghill Cricket Pitch? Who knows! The lot, which lies on the edge of the village adjacent to the local golf course, is being offered with a guide price of £40-50,000 for the 4.24 acre site which includes the club house. It is scheduled to be offered … Continue reading

Tales by the river bank

If you are the successful buyer of Weir Lodge, being offered in our next auction, you may, on a winters day, sit by the banks of the Little Stour river and watch the Kingfishers dart in and out of the water catching fish. Weir Lodge in Littlebourne, a lovely village about 4 miles East of … Continue reading

2018 was the year of the Charity Auction for Graham!

2018 was one of my most prolific Charity Auction years with pretty well every alternate weekend incorporating an event of some kind.  Mind you, the final week before the Christmas break was about the busiest I can remember.  The Monday saw me at the Lords Taverners ‘do’ held at The Crowne Plaza in Plymouth ‘doing’ … Continue reading

December Auction Round Up

We had another fantastic month of auctions in December with the results now reaching 85% of lots sold and over £18.5 million raised for our sellers. We previously highlighted a seaside property in Devon which had two apartments up for auction. The top floor studio apartment sold for £50,000 and the second floor flat sold … Continue reading