Top 15 commuter homes within an hour of London

Top 15 commuter homes within an hour of London

Nearly 9 million people live in Greater London, and many more work within the Greater London area. For those who don’t want to live within the hustle and bustle of the UK’s capital, we have picked the best 15 commuter homes for sale within one hour of London by train.Fine & Country have a range of properties on the market to suit all budgets and different commuter locations into London including London Kings Cross, London Euston, London Paddington, Liverpool Street, London Victoria and Waterloo. Maidstone, Kent, £875,000:Wealden Hall farmhouse has a huge amount of character. Its accommodation includes a living room, dining room, kitchen/diner, snug and family room, master bedroom with dressing rooms, two bathrooms, garaging and parking areas.Travel route: Maidstone East – London VictoriaTravel time: 57 minutes Over, Cambridge, CB24, £750,000: Steeped in village history and dating back to 1633, this beautiful double fronted, three-storey detached h...

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While we are all protecting our communities and respecting social-distancing measures by closing many of our offices around the world, our digital front door is still open.

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An overwhelming majority of those who had used Fine & Country would recommend our services to a family member or friend, according to our most recent survey taken by members of the public.

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Every Fine & Country agent is a highly proficient and professional independent estate agent, operating to strict codes of conduct and dedicated to you. They will assist, advise and inform you through each stage of the property transaction.

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With offices in over 300 locations worldwide we combine the widespread exposure of the international marketplace with national marketing campaigns and local expertise and knowledge of carefully selected independent property professionals.

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People buy as much into lifestyle of a property and its location as they do the bricks and mortar. We utilize sophisticated, intelligent and creative marketing that provides the type of information buyers would never normally see with other agents.

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Access the lucrative London and international investor market from our prestigious Park Lane showrooms at 121 Park Lane, Mayfair. Our showrooms in London are amongst the very best placed in Europe, attracting clients from all over the world.

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Our consistent efforts to offer innovative marketing combined with a high level of service have been recognised by the industry for an astounding fifth year in a row, winning Best International Real Estate Agency Marketing at the International Residential Property Awards.

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Connecting offices on over 300 locations worldwide, our referral system combines local knowledge and expertise with an international network to find the right buyer for you wherever they are, at the same time as finding you your ideal next move

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Access Fine & Country Interior Design to put your property ahead and make it stand out. With expert advice from some of London’s best stylists and designers we will make sure it makes a statement. Or if you’re purchasing with us, let F&C ID help make your new house feel like home by helping you find the very best specialists and designers for property refurbishment. Find out more »

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We have partnered with Rational FX, one of the world’s leading foreign exchange specialists to provide private and tailored currency services for all of our clients buying and selling luxury property around the world. Find out how we can help »

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We understand that your time is precious, so save the time, money and stress of searching for a property with a buying agent. Also giving you access to off-market and discreetly marketed properties.

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Our internal Media Centre is a team of experienced press relations managers and copy writers dedicated to liaising with newspapers, magazines and other media outlets to gain extensive coverage for our properties in national and local media.

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The Fine & Country Foundation is dedicated to supporting and funding homeless causes in the UK and overseas. Fine & Country offices organise a range of fundraising events for you to get involved in and/ or support. Find out more about our work here. Read more »

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