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Updated: 20/10/16

Local points of interest in Alfriston

Polegate Sussex Windmill, Seaford Seven Sisters Country Park Country Park and Firle Place Historic Houses Association are in the vicinity of Alfriston.

The closest train station to Alfriston is Berwick and the closest airport to Alfriston is Shoreham, Cecil Pashley Way Airport (20 miles).

The closest hospital to Alfriston is Eastbourne District General.


We are looking for a cheap solicitor to sell a property. What should be watch out for?


Both high-street and online conveyancers claim to offer 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes'. Often extra charges are often hiding in small print that unknowing sellers and buyers have not reviewed Additional charges listed in terms and conditions ought to be reasonable and be applicable if the solicitor must complete unanticipated additional work for you, which could not be anticipated at the start of the process.


What is the authority that keeps records for checking the standard of conservation areas in Alfriston?


Following a campaign, English Heritage have created a list of the state of repair of conservation areas. Local conservation areas are created by the local Wealden planning authority, who manage the state of the area including things like new developments, extensions and paths and footpaths.


What does the cost of my searches total?


The cost of searches significantly varies. Searches are paid to a third party.


Should we order a chancel search if I am purchasing in the parish of West Firle?

The conveyancing lawyer might recommend that a chancel search be taken out. In Alfriston's much older areas, chancel repair dues can be collected on current owners of a home where Parochial Church Councils have not imposed the same liability on the last owners.


Our mortgage lender is New Life Mortgages - what will I need to check?


A small number of lenders are now limiting the firms who can act for them. For home buyers, this can result in significantly increased conveyancing costs. Homeward Legal, however, will act for most lenders in the UK, ensuring that an additional solicitor will not be required to act for your lender.


I am hopefully going to sell our co-owned house in a an auction, will you provide us with fast solicitors in Alfriston ?


Homeward Legal takes a speed focused method to carrying out conveyancing work. With us, carefully selected solicitors will always attempt to communicate from the beginning to the end of the buyer and seller property chain and use new local authority and land registry integrated and technology systems to exchange on the sale fast.


Do many conservation areas in Alfriston have the potential to affect us?


The regions in or near Alfriston will include several conservation areas. These restrictions may impose liability on a buyer for unauthorised alterations made by previous owners, but the benefits will include protection for trees and other flora. Your property solicitor will be able to provide more details.


Does your solicitors firm get involved in property auction conveyancing in Alfriston?


Our firm is very capable working with buyers and sellers at auction. Usually unusually constructed properties are included at auction and these need greater exploration by the property lawyer Homeward Legal therefore recommend bidders to select a fast conveyancing lawyer prior to the property auction date so there is time for a detailed report of the documents.

After the auction the lawyer is absolutely able to concentrate on briskly concluding the legal work in as short a time frame as usually required by the auction conditions.