Welwyn Garden City is a town in Hertfordshire with a population of over 45,000 located just off junction 4 of the A1(M), making London King’s Cross a mere 20 miles away. Bus and train timetables provide good public transport links to London (30 minutes away), Stevenage, Luton, and surrounding town and villages. Welwyn Garden City was the second garden city that was built in 1920 after the success of Letchworth Garden City that became a reality due to Sir Ebenezer Howard’s garden city moveme Read full description...nt due to his publication ‘To-morrow: A Peaceful Path to Real Reform’. The town provides many amenities as expected in such a large town along with The Gosling Sports Centre with a 50 acre site offering a range of sport facilities including skiing, tennis and golf. Our Welwyn Garden City branch was opened in February 1989, making it the longest established independent agent in the Garden City. The office is centrally placed within yards of the Howard Centre, John Lewis and the station with considerable car park spaces
Country Properties

3 Bridge Road Welwyn Garden City
Hertfordshire
AL8 6UN

01707339146
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“ brought a house through them and found both Chris and Andrew to be very helpful with excellent support and communications.... ”

May 18,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'c'
May 18,2018
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very good service from CP wgc. Both Andrew and Chris were very supportive throughout the purchase. They had excellent lines of communication with me and with each other. The purchase went very smoothly....
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May 18, 2018
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Thank you so much for the review, we always try our hardest to keep everything moving as smoothly as possible and are both very pleased that you were happy with the service provided. We wish you all the luck in your new home. ...

“ Very Good Service... ”

Apr 24,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Doondee T'
Apr 24,2018
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I have used Country Properties for buying my first home , they have been very good with their communication and provided good service....
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“ Excellent definatly recommend... ”

Apr 24,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Lee and claire'
Apr 24,2018
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Andrew Burton dealt with my house sale very efficiently and done the best he could to get as much money for his client. If for any reason I could not get hold of home another member of the team would help out....
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Going rate and worth the money
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“ Brilliant service... ”

Mar 26,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'LP'
Mar 26,2018
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Thank you Andrew , The whole experience was made easier with your efforts. After given up hope of ever selling my house (after using other Estate Agents ) Country Properties did what they said they would do and sold my house. Then they helped all the way ...
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Good
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“ First class service... ”

Mar 15,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Val Harmer'
Mar 15,2018
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First class service from Andrew Burton when he handled the sale of my house recently. I was moving out of the county and in a chain which had its difficulties. Andrew was always professional, polite and calm whatever the situation. I was always kept informed ...
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Fees were competitive for the service given.
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Feb 01,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Dave and Pamela COBB'
Feb 01,2018
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The service received from Andrew was outstanding from the outset. he impressed on his initial home visit prior to us selecting which agency to use. The attribute that shone through at every stage was his calm and reassuring interpersonal style. As any potential problem or ...
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Agents fees were competitve and acceptable.
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Jan 06,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Sarah Marquis'
Jan 06,2018
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We rented a 2 bedroom house in WGC through Country Properties for 3 years and dealt with Doug and Joanna for the whole length of the contact. Both were always very professional, helpful and always kept us fully in the loop with all communication which was key. ...
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Country Properties were one of the cheapest for fees at the time when we began renting 3 years ago.
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Jan 05,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Tolu T'
Jan 05,2018
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Chris was very helpful throughout the whole process. He explained everything and called during the process on different occasions to see if all was going well. I would definitely recommend the company to prospective clients....
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Nov 30,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Liz'
Nov 30,2017
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Fantastic customer service from both Chris and Andrew, was received when we were selling our house. They really cared, and made my faith in relation to Estate Agents in general change for the positive....
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Fees agreed were considered to be very good value for money.
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Nov 30,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Paul Matthews'
Nov 30,2017
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Having purchased our apartment through CP their letting team have been fantastic; both in finding an excellent tenant, and in managing the property while we are away travelling. Many thanks to the team of Doug, Joanna and Sue who are always responsive to our requests, ...
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I feel the fees are extremely reasonable, bearing in mind the age of the property and the level of service provided.
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Nov 13,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Atesh'
Nov 13,2017
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Could not recommend Country Properties enough. Joanna and Doug were fabulous throughout the whole process and we could not have been happier....
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Nov 13,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Richard'
Nov 13,2017
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Staff are professional, courteous and reactive to calls and queries. The service provided has always been of a high standard....
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I have only rented through Country Properties and do not know whether they are expensive or cheap compared to other letting agencies.
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Nov 11,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'lise'
Nov 11,2017
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These guys were great very easy to get hold of and particularly considerate. I had a few issues my end in buying the property and they were great at dealing with the purchase...
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Nov 10,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Leigh'
Nov 10,2017
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In our 3 years of being tenants with Country Properties, I cannot fault them. Communication has been fantastic, and any issues we have had in the property have been dealt with promptly. I highly recommend them....
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Nov 10,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Ahmad'
Nov 10,2017
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All Country Property staff and Joanna was extremely helpful when we rented our property through them. Very professional and will highly recommend them...
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Good
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Nov 10,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Richard'
Nov 10,2017
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From a buyers perspective they were commercial, friendly and open. I was comfortable with them as compared to other agents I met....
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Not applicable.
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By: Chris Chalkley
Nov 11, 2017
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Thank you for your review Richard, you have been pleasure to deal with through the entire transaction which I have to say was one of the least complicated sales we have dealt with for some time. please do not hesitate to contact us if we can be of any assistance in the future. ...
Nov 07,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Brian Mansbridge'
Nov 07,2017
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A very professional team that kept us updated through the whole procedure. From valuation to completion. We would definitely recommend them and use them again....
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The fees were very competitive.
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By: Chris Chalkley
Nov 09, 2017
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Thank you for your review Brian, it was a pleasure dealing with you and we hope to be able to help you again in the near future. ...
Nov 06,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Kelly'
Nov 06,2017
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Chris and Andrew are personable, knowledgeable, friendly and helpful. We were more than happy with the service we received with both selling and buying through Country Properties recently. They kept us informed through the process and even stepped in to save our purchase by going ...
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Great value for money.
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By: Chris Chalkley
Nov 09, 2017
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Thanks Kelly for your review, we are pleased that you were so happy with the service we provided. I would also like to thank you for the kind gifts that you gave us as a thank you, whilst it was not necessary they were very gratefuly received. ...
Oct 31,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'M'
Oct 31,2017
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Very good customer experience. Both Andrew and Chris C where extremely helpful and very easy to deal with. They sorted out any questions and queries I had, and made the whole experience less stressful for me. Both very knowledgeable, purchase and sales. They were happy ...
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good
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By: Chris Chalkley
Nov 01, 2017
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Thank you so much for your review, Andrew and I always try our best to provide the best possible service from valuation to completion day and beyond. If we can do anything for you in the future please do not hesitate to contact us. ...
Sep 19,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'The Khans'
Sep 19,2017
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*Thank you for being so helpful and doing such a great job with the sale of our property. Your discussions with our tenants and then liaising with ourselves and the buyers ensured that the sale went through smoothly and speedily...
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Sep 07,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'LCM'
Sep 07,2017
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We found dealing with Andrew Burton was a breath of fresh air after an unsatisfactory sales attempt with another estate agent. He had a clear strategy and knew all his clients very well, both vendor & purchaser. He followed progress and was always up to ...
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acceptable
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Sep 07,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'M'
Sep 07,2017
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We were delighted with how Chris handled our sale. The advice and guidance at every stage was honest, unbiased and absolutely spot on. Excellent customer focused service and a thorough understanding of the local market. Highly recommended....
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Very reasonable, especially for the high level of service that was provided
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By: Chris Chalkley
Nov 01, 2017
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Thank you for your review, we always try to give the best possible service that we can from start to finish so whenever we get such a positive review it makes it all worth while. If we can be of any further assistance in the future please do not hesitate to contact us. ...
Sep 04,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Rob T'
Sep 04,2017
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Chris worked tirelessly on our behalf selling our late fathers property. He offered honest unbiased advice, even recommending we accept an offer from a cash purchaser in favour of a better one from a purchaser who was also selling through them, in effect doing himself ...
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Fees were reasonable and in keeping with other agents we had valuations from.
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By: Chris Chalkley
Nov 11, 2017
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Thank you so much for your glowing review Rob, we pride ourselves in a service that will hold its own against any other and offering good value for money bu it is always nice to know that we have been appreciated. ...
Sep 02,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Potter'
Sep 02,2017
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Chris supported us throughout the selling and purchasing process. We've been really pleased with the service provided to us by Chris and everyone at Country Properties....
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Fine.
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By: Chris Chalkley
Nov 01, 2017
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Thank you for your feedback, its always good to be appreciated. Once all the renovations are complete please do give me a call as it would be lovely to see the new improved house. ...
Aug 18,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Rob Brand'
Aug 18,2017
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There is no way my transaction would have completed without your diligence and hard work throughout the period. You were very thoughtful in your advice and guidance throughout and offered a very personal service whilst at the same time maintaining the highest degree of professionalism ...
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Extremely reasonable compared to other quotes we received. Thoroughly deserved for the work undertaken.
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By: Chris Chalkley
Aug 18, 2017
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Thank you for your kind review, we pride ourselves in the service we provide, many agents talk a good fight but we like to provide the service we offer and are always so pleased when it is appreciated. Thank you again for your review and we hope you are happy in your new home. ...
May 24,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Liz Matthews'
May 24,2017
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Both Chris and Andrew were very helpful and professional and were always willing to give us their time when we needed advise. Lovely people to work with during difficult times, that always seem to arise when selling or buying property....
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The fees are very reasonable for a high quality, customer focused, service
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May 24,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Paul M'
May 24,2017
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We are a 'return customer' to Country Properties, and we are that glad we kept the long-standing relationship with this business. The team worked extremely hard to find the right property for us; always making us feel that we were first in their thoughts. The ...
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While fees are not applicable for a purchase, we were very happy with the fees for our recent sale. As always, 'you get what you pay for', and we were happy with the value for money given.
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Apr 24,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'E'
Apr 24,2017
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We both bought and sold a house recently through Country Properties and they are the best estate agents we have ever dealt with. We dealt mainly with Chris Chalkley and Andrew Burton, both of whom were highly knowledgeable of the local market, very professional and ...
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The cheapest rate available locally for the full service offered.
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Feb 20,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'gemwright'
Feb 20,2017
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Thank you for making this journey go so smoothly for us. Andrew was informative and easy to get in contact with whenever we needed him....
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good
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Jan 04,2017
Minithumbup
By: 'Sally Muntane'
Jan 04,2017
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I was pleasantly surprised with the efficiency, politeness and honesty that Andrew provided to me. I would highly recommend country properties to any family or friend wanting to either sell or buy....
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Due to the speediness of my sale I am extremely happy rate.
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