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Town & Country Southern are sales and lettings agents, covering Southern Hampshire and West Sussex. Our primary office is based in Drayton, Hampshire we cover the City of Portsmouth and the surrounding area. Working alongside our sister company Fine & Country, we have the facilities available to assist sellers, landlords, buyers and tenants by utilising their marketing suite at the Emsworth Office, covering a wide geographical area. Whether you are a seller, purchaser, a tenant or a landlord, 'T Read full description...Town & Country Southern are sales and lettings agents, covering Southern Hampshire and West Sussex. Our primary office is based in Drayton, Hampshire we cover the City of Portsmouth and the surrounding area. Working alongside our sister company Fine & Country, we have the facilities available to assist sellers, landlords, buyers and tenants by utilising their marketing suite at the Emsworth Office, covering a wide geographical area. Whether you are a seller, purchaser, a tenant or a landlord, 'Town & Country Southern will aim make the whole experience as stress free as possible'.

Having highly qualified individuals, our staff are Associates of The Guild Of Professional Estate Agents (AGPEA), they are able to negotiate the best price on your behalf and chase the sales through to a successful conclusion. Having a comprehensive marketing and advertising strategy, with regular feedback and all viewings accompanied, as well as regular reviews, when we discuss the saleability of your property and other matters which may help to improve its saleability. Having regular mailshots to potential buyers, eye catching property particulars, coverage through media websites and free market appraisals.

Our philosophy is to achieve the best possible price for your property, whether it be for sale or letting in the time period you require.

Having our primary office in a prominent high street location, covering Southsea, Portsmouth, Cosham, Drayton, Southern Hampshire and West Sussex. As the only members of the Guild of Professional Estate Agents (GPEA) in Portsmouth, we are delighted to be able to market our portfolio of properties through the Guild's website, a high quality Regional magazine and via the Associated Park Lane, London Office. Thus providing an increased coverage and complimenting our already vast marketing strategy.

If you are looking for a professional, honest estate/letting agent, then please do not hesitate to contact us and we will be happy for one of our property consultants to discuss your marketing requirements.

Residential Lettings

If you are a Landlord with a property to let or you are reviewing your management options, why not talk to us, free of charge, in order to obtain and honest appraisal for the best way to utilise your investment. Our marketing strategy includes, colour sales particulars with internal images, accompanied viewings by experienced, mature reliable staff, regular local advertising, property matching with prospective tenants, distinctive and eye catching To-Let boards and regional wide marketing coverage. We subscribe to the major property websites and are members of the Ombudsman Scheme for Lettings Agents (OEA), Tenant's Deposit Release Scheme (TDS). Your property will be in good hands.

Whether you are a landlord, tenant, seller or buyer, to benefit from excellent service, please contact your local office.

Professional Staff

Our staff have an excellent local knowledge and experience, our Director, Colin Shairp, has been an Estate Agent and Letting Agent in the area since 1985 and was (2007 - 2011) the Chairman of the NAEA Solent Region, he sat on the Board at the NAEA from June 2015 May 2017, he is an Associate of the GPEA. If you would like to deal with friendly, forward thinking and reliable staff, we would be delighted to help you through all stages of the moving process. We are committed to making, what is considered to be one of the most stressful transactions, easier and less time consuming for you.
Town & Country Southern

141 Havant Road
Drayton,Portsmouth
Hampshire
PO6 2AA
023 9327 7288

www.townandcountrysouthern.co.uk

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“Professional & friendly service...”

Oct 17,2018
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Robert
By: 'James'
Oct 17,2018
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Excellent professional service from all the team at Town & Country. In particular Oliver, Rob and Lara couldn't do enough to help with the sale and purchase of the properties. They collectively worked hard at every opportunity to ensure a smooth process from start ...
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Fees very competitive and reasonable
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“Not your normal Estate Agent...”

Oct 16,2018
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Oliver
By: 'Gav & Lou'
Oct 16,2018
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Knowing that Estate Agents generally have a bad reputation I asked an Estate Agent friend out of the area for a recommendation. Town & Country Southern were put forward. I'm glad I listened, from the initial phone call with Oliver, to completion, the service ...
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Very Reasonable
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“Polite, courteous and always there in stressful times!...”

Oct 11,2018
Minithumbup
Oliver
Robert
By: 'Mrs Cordery'
Oct 11,2018
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We have to say a huge thank you to Olly and Rob and all the team at Town and Country for everything they have done for us. We have had a less than perfect selling experience, with our house sale collapsing and us taking a ...
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Perfectly reasonable and competitive.
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“Overjoyed 😁...”

Sep 19,2018
Minithumbup
Oliver
Robert
By: 'Liz & Martin'
Sep 19,2018
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After almost 9 months of ups and downs our sale and purchase has now come to fruition. Oliver and Rob have been the epitome of professionalism and assisted us throughout. During the most frustrating times, they have remained supportive and always kept us informed at every ...
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Good
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“Estate agents can actually be good!...”

Aug 22,2018
Minithumbup
Oliver
By: 'Dave M'
Aug 22,2018
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I've been living in london for 10 years & have been searching for my own property for the last 3 years. I've come across hordes of estate agents and I can honestly say, Oliver from Town & Country is the first person I have come ...
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I didn't pay fees, but would definitely pay to have them sell my property in the future.
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By: Colin Shairp - Director
Aug 25, 2018
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Many thanks for your comments, I am delighted that you have received a suitable service from Oliver, he is a committed, hard worker and this type of review just goes to show the importance of training and employing quality staff. ...

“Great Service & a pleasure to deal with...”

Aug 14,2018
Minithumbup
Oliver
By: 'Richard'
Aug 14,2018
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Great service from a very professional office Throughout the whole process Ollie was very helpful, always polite and professional and a pleasure to deal with, always keeping me up to date....
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“A lengthy experience that required commitment from our Agents...”

Aug 13,2018
Minithumbup
Colin
Robert
By: 'Paul & Carrie'
Aug 13,2018
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A nightmare process that was successfully concluded due to the sheer hard work put in by Colin, Rob, Olly et al. My daily telephonic rant(s) we're deal with (contained?!) professionally-my sincere apologies if the temperature in the office rose a tad as a ...
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Reasonable-you get what you pay for
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By: Colin Shairp
Aug 13, 2018
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Many thanks, it was a difficult transaction with many many issues to overcome, the involvement of a 'on-line' agency that had no interest in helping to push the sale forward didn't help. But we achieved our end goal and everyone moved. ...

“Best experience ever had!...”

Aug 10,2018
Minithumbup
Oliver
By: 'Hutty'
Aug 10,2018
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From an initial call requesting information to completion of sale, everything handled with professionalism as well as considerate care. Spoke to several members of staff at one point or another, all giving first rate service. Oliver Pescott went above and beyond - from first call, ...
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“Great service...”

Aug 09,2018
Minithumbup
Oliver
By: 'EllieH'
Aug 09,2018
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Oliver has been extremely helpful throughout the process of purchasing our new home through Town & Country. He made every effort to help the process along, liaising with solicitors and other members of the chain to speed up the process. The generous welcome gift was ...
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We did not pay any fees as we were only purchasing through this agent.
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“5 years excellent service...”

Aug 06,2018
Minithumbup
Oliver
Robert
By: 'Denise'
Aug 06,2018
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I have been dealing with Fine for over 5 years now and have been delighted with the service and communication given . Each member of staff has a high level of expertise and have always dealt with my lettings in a professional way. This time Oliver Pescott ...
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Good and competitive
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“Great service...”

Jul 31,2018
Minithumbup
Oliver
Robert
By: 'Mitch'
Jul 31,2018
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Oliver and Robert were very responsive and diligent in managing the sale of my property, often going the extra yard to join up the various parties involved. I would highly recommend them and Fine and Country...
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Competitive fee's
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“Professional and polite...”

Jul 30,2018
Minithumbup
Oliver
Robert
By: 'Amy Tunabuna'
Jul 30,2018
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Through a long and difficult purchase i found Ollie very courteous and efficient. I also spoke with Rob who was as well courteous but did find there was an unneccesary delay in finding answers to any queries i had. A special thanks to Colin who ...
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“Great experiencezx...”

Jul 27,2018
Minithumbup
Oliver
By: 'Paul bowden'
Jul 27,2018
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Excellent service from a very professional office .at the same time as being friendly and helpful would highly recommend for your future sale or purchase...
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Good
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“Great experiencezx...”

Jul 27,2018
Minithumbup
Oliver
By: 'Paul bowden'
Jul 27,2018
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Excellent service from a very professional office .at the same time as being friendly and helpful would highly recommend for your future sale or purchase...
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Good
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“Ollie was a pleasure to deal with....”

Jul 27,2018
Minithumbup
Oliver
Robert
By: 'Mike Benfield'
Jul 27,2018
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Throughout the process of buying our home Ollie was very helpful and a pleasure to deal with. I would highly recommend his work. Thank you Ollie On one occasion while Ollie was on leave I had a phone call from Rob, I have to say ...
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N/a I was buying only
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“Amanda has always been helpful and cheerful. As a landlord there are sometimes questions I need answering and Amanda is always helpful....”

Jul 24,2018
Minithumbup
Amanda
Amanda
By: 'Jane'
Jul 24,2018
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The staff at the Drayton branch are always very helpful and accommodating. I always feel they deal with everything professionally and wouldn't hesitate to recommend their services...
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Good
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“Excellent experience as a buyer...”

Jun 01,2018
Minithumbup
Hilary
Oliver
By: 'Ms R S'
Jun 01,2018
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I have been impressed with the excellent service and reliable communication at all times through the process of buying through Fine & Country Drayton Portsmouth office. I have always been able to speak with either Hilary or Oliver who have both been very helpful....
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N/A
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By: Colin Shairp
Jun 01, 2018
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Many thanks for your kind comments, it is always beneficial to hear these positive comments, it assists with maintaining our customer service policy and is helpful towards our staff members continued professional development. ...

“Excellent Work...”

May 03,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'G and N'
May 03,2018
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Lara was extremely helpful and reliable. Always punctual and available on the phone Genuinely friendly ,pleasant and interested Professional as are all the staff at the branch...
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not applicable
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“Mr & Mrs Penfold...”

Apr 30,2018
Minithumbup
Hilary
Oliver
By: 'Mr Penfold'
Apr 30,2018
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Hilary and the team at Drayton are very professional and dedicated. It's a stressful and difficult time for everyone selling and buying a house, however, Hilary was exceptional in every way. Enthusiastic, hard working and very very patient. Even though this time we were ...
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Average
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“House Purchase...”

Apr 04,2018
Minithumbup
Hilary
By: 'Poala & Paul'
Apr 04,2018
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After searching for our dream home we came across Fine & Country. From the moment we contacted them through their efficient and speedy online chat and registered our interest into which properties we were looking for we were sent details on a property that on ...
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Not applicable as we were the purchaser not the seller
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“A Real Starter Finisher!...”

Apr 03,2018
Minithumbup
Hilary
By: 'John Morley'
Apr 03,2018
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Hilary was the first person we saw when we originally decided upon a new adventure........moving house! Phew, we never knew how long the process might take or how it might stretch our patience beyond belief. Hilary has patiently guided us along the process while ...
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Fine and Country have to charge for their services. The fees are appropriate.
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“Brilliant service...”

Mar 30,2018
Minithumbup
Hilary
Oliver
By: 'Happy Client'
Mar 30,2018
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Four years ago we bought the property through Fine and County and had wonderful service from Hilary Landey. I, therefore, had no hesitation when I came to sell the property to give the instruction to her. Again the service I received was excellent and Hilary ...
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Mar 12,2018
Minithumbup
Oliver
By: 'Tom Roberts'
Mar 12,2018
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Very professional but also friendly. Quick responses to all my questions. Even gave me a welcome pack on moving day which was very nice...
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Mar 06,2018
Minithumbup
Hilary
By: 'Raj'
Mar 06,2018
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Hilary is v well spoken and is a very patient staff member at Town and Country. She is punctual and communicates clearly. She cares for her customers....
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Good
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Mar 03,2018
Minithumbup
Oliver
By: 'Chris Ridgeon'
Mar 03,2018
1 people found
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The team at Town & Country have been a pleasure to deal with and have kept me well informed throughout our sale. Oliver took over from Clare half way along the sale and kept up the high standard. They were competitive and I would not ...
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They were competitive for the first class service they offer.
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Feb 19,2018
Minithumbup
Hilary
By: 'Frustrated of Portsmouth'
Feb 19,2018
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Overall the service we received from Hilary for the sale of our property was good to excellent. A difficult buyer made the process more stressful than it needed to be, but on the whole Hilary managed the situation professionally ensuring our expectations were managed and ...
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Under the circumstances I would rate the fees as reasonable.
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Jan 26,2018
Minithumbup
Hilary
By: 'Simon Barlow'
Jan 26,2018
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Selling your property whilst living overseas can be a challenging and stressful process however Hilary made it as smooth and simple as possible. Her communication throughout was consistent and professional the whole time. We hit a couple of speed humps on the way and her ...
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Very reasonable
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Jan 08,2018
Minithumbup
Hilary
Oliver
By: 'Mrs C Hopkins'
Jan 08,2018
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I found Hilary & her team,to be very effecient & always kept me up to date with the sale of my mums house,which was my family home all my life.She was always sensitive to this & answered all my queries promptly.I ...
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Dec 04,2017
Minithumbup
Hilary
By: 'Rebecca Winslade'
Dec 04,2017
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Hilary has been so helpful throughout our move. Always calling us back or emailing with updates and responding to our questions. This was always done in such a friendly manner and it felt like Hilary would go the extra mile which is so reassuring when ...
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Good
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Nov 30,2017
Minithumbup
Hilary
Colin
By: 'Lorriane Morse'
Nov 30,2017
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From start to finish an excellent service from renting my property to selling it very quickly and easily definitely recommend...
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Exceptionally good
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