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 movement 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 F Read full description...ebruary 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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“Joanna Ford from Country Properties has looked after our rental property in WGC for 3 years...”

Dec 09,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'David Dowling'
Dec 09,2018
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Joanna dealt with a number of maintenance issues at the property and she reacted quickly and professionally. I wou.d definitely recommend Country Properties to any landlord...
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Was reasonable for the high quality service we received
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“Doug, Jo and Sue are extremely professional and yet friendly. They are very diligent and very quick to sort out any issues. Totally recommend....”

Oct 11,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'A Barnes'
Oct 11,2018
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Country Properties have been very impressive in all our dealings. They are miles ahead of their local competitors and actually care about the properties they are managing. We are tenants but have previously let properties and I would definitely use them for this, too. They ...
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Fair
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“expertise excellent...”

Sep 05,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Christine and Tony'
Sep 05,2018
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We have used country properties on three occasions and they have always been very professional and helpful.They understand the market and peoples needs and they have always done there very best for us. We would definitely recommend them to family and friends. Thank you ...
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good
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“Exceptional Customer Sevice...”

Aug 31,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Patrick'
Aug 31,2018
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From the moment we decided to put our house up for sale, we experienced nothing short of excellence. Kept us well informed during the selling phase and helped with our onward purchase. Due to this we have recommended their service to friends and family. We ...
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Excellent rate of fee.
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“Honest Professional Service...”

Aug 31,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Ken T'
Aug 31,2018
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I had a house for sale in a competitive area with similar properties. Chris Chalkley provided honest realistic advice with regards to the price I could expect to get. He advised me on sound improvements that I could make to enhance the possibility of a ...
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Competitive fees with the inclusion of a full legal package.
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“Great facilitators, across the WGC team...”

Aug 30,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Chris'
Aug 30,2018
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All of the team were able to help with our sale and purchase, particularly helpful nearing exchange and completion to chivy on the solicitors and various buyers/sellers. Also great to deal with Chris Chalkley again after he sold me my previous property 5 years ago....
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“An absolute pleasure to be represented by Country Properties...”

Aug 30,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Gen'
Aug 30,2018
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It has been an absolutely pleasure to be represented by Country Properties. They went over and above to ensure the sale of our property was executed with minimum stress. They were patient with all our questions, to which there were a lot! From the minute ...
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Country Properties fee's were on par with most of the estate agents in WGC, I should know I meet at least 6! Whilst their fee's were not cheaper, the value and expertise you get with CP is second to none!
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“I couldn't have asked for better...”

Aug 30,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Mrs S'
Aug 30,2018
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After seeing possibly all of the estate agents in Welwyn garden city, i had more faith in Chris Chalkley from Country properties than any other agent, he clearly knew what he was talking about and was happy to help in every way he could as ...
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The fees were not the cheapest, however the overall package was worth every penny.
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“First time buyer!...”

Aug 30,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Jyoti'
Aug 30,2018
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I can't praise Chris enough, I am a first time buyer and had so many questions about each step, Chris and Andrew patiently talked me though all my nerves and helped me to buy my first dream home. Thank you guys for all your ...
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Buyer no fees!
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“Friendly, professional, approachable and competent...”

Jul 17,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Chris R'
Jul 17,2018
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I am very happy with Country Properties in WGC. The thing that stands out most is their friendliness. I felt very at ease dealing with them. If I ever had any questions they were very approachable and quick to reply to any emails I sent. ...
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Fair .
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“Letting agents that care...”

Jul 03,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Sarah'
Jul 03,2018
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Jo and Doug from Country Properties were brilliant; nothing was ever too much trouble. Swift response with regards to communication between myself and my landlord when a problem arose at the property and always dealt with professionally. It has been a pleasure to know Jo ...
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Agent's fees are good in comparison to others.
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By: Doug
Jul 04, 2018
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Hi Sarah, thank you very much for the kind words. You were an excellent tenant, kind regards ...

“Couldn't have done it without them!...”

May 31,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Amanda'
May 31,2018
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Andrew and Chris were amazing throughout the whole process. We were buying our first house and they were so helpful. They answered emails straight away and did everything they could to make it a quick and easy process. We literally couldn't have done it ...
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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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By: Chris Chalkley
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 15,2018
Minithumbup
By: 'Mrs Santos'
Jan 15,2018
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We purchased a house through Country Properties and really wish we had used them to sell our own, they have been such a fantastic support. Chris Chalkley was our point of contact, and without his unwavering passion, our move wouldn't have been as stress ...
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GOOD
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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. ...
Areas covered
  • AL8
  • Welwyn Garden City
  • Welwyn
  • AL7
  • Lemsford
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Services offered
  • Sales
  • Lettings
  • Block Management
  • Surveys
  • Conveyancing
  • Mortgage Advice
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100% customers were satisfied with fees 92% accuracy of agent's valuations
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