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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

Stunning Sea Views in Delightful Devon

If you are looking for a beautiful sea view property, then look no further than this apartment building in the pretty seaside town of Dawlish, Devon. We are delighted to be offering not one but two properties that form part of this character building. The second-floor apartment and top-floor studio apartment are likely to be … Continue reading

Lower Thames Crossing

We have all sat in traffic at the Dartford Crossing for hours on end as it is such a busy route for freight and business traffic for the region and the Country.  On behalf of Clive Emson Auctioneers, this morning I attended a consultation meeting run by Essex County Council and Highways England for the … Continue reading

On a clear day…

You can see for miles and miles, over Folkestone towards France! Located on the south coast of Kent on the Southeast tip of England in an elevated position is Sea View, a detached house now requiring completion of works. It is a unique detached property  and being an unfinished project it may allow the successful … Continue reading