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Updated: 17/10/16

Moving into a property in Benson? Useful local travel and services facts and figures ;

The nearest airport to Benson is Booker, Wycombe Air Park Airport (13 miles). Kidlington Airport is 17 miles, White Waltham Airport is 17 miles, Blackbushe Airport is 24 miles and Booker Airport is 14 miles away and Cholsey train station is almost 4 miles from Benson.


Benson area info


Wallingford St Peter Churches Conservation Trust and Newnham Murren St Mary Churches Conservation Trust are around Benson.

The most convenient hospital for Benson is Wallingford Community.


I need to find a property lawyer that offers cheap conveyancing in Benson. Can you assist?


Confusion over this topic catches out many sellers and buyers, and can leave them paying far more in fees than they budgeted, and many solicitors advertise theoretically 'the cheapest conveyancing'. Unfortunately additional charges will be included in the terms and conditions. Any additional charges found in terms of engagement should be fair and clearly defined. Your quote should list third party costs, termed disbursements, to be paid.


Which local authority is responsible for Benson?


Benson is located in Wycombe District Council, Queen Victoria Road, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP11 1BB, contact: 01494 461 000


In the next few we are expecting to be finally moving out of our period home just outside Benson to a property in Witney , at what stage to book a removal company?


Most property lawyers usually suggest that home vendors put off arranging removals until after exchange of contracts because typically an absolute moving date will not have been firmed up. Typically house removals firms will impose a rearrangement fine . For more information speak to Albatross Express, 4 Saxon Court, Benson, Wallingford, OX10 6RZ on 01491 824772.


Will our Benson property lawyer inform me about the cost of the council tax for a Band B townhouse before completing on the purchase?


The homes relevant band will commonly be reported in the report on title, and by the local council Correct charges for homes in Benson are listed online at the South Oxfordshire local authority site. At the time of authoring, 30 October 2012, the rates are:

  • Band A - £1,005.00
  • Band B - £1,172.00
  • Band C - £1,340.00
  • Band D - £1,507.00
  • Band E - £1,842.00
  • Band F - £2,177.00
  • Band G - £2,512.00
  • Band H - £3,015.00


How long on average should it take for our assigned solicitor to exchange all of the legal work for a maisonette in a fifties building?


The conveyancing process can take anywhere between one month and twelve weeks dependent on various things, such as the speed of the vendor's property solicitor, or the time taken to get a mortgage offer. Our conveyancers in Benson are exceptionally results-focused completing the process as quickly we can.


What does a Benson conveyancing solicitor advise if the building we are intending to buy is inside a South Oxfordshire local authority conservation area and turns out to have unsanctioned satellite dishes fitted?


The local authority LLC1 searches carried out by a property lawyer will establish the existence of the appropriate formal approval for any modifications to the property.


The Benson property being purchased is on a ex-industrial use land. Can the topsoil still be contaminated?


Even where some contamination has occurred in Benson, risk levels are usually low. Land may also be contaminated by other sources, including groundwater contaminants like silage and hazardous gases.


What factors can contaminate land in Benson. Are they a problem?


Residential property will be contaminated by a range of human activities, and an environmental search should reveal whether a specific residence is impacted by Benson contaminants including radioactive substances in the region.