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Updated: 22/10/16

Local Hackbridge attractions

Morden Hall Park National Trust Cheam Lumley Chapel Churches Conservation Trust and Croydon Airport Vistor Centre Aviation Museum are close at hand to Hackbridge.

Hackbridge's nearest train station is Carshalton. The closest airport to Hackbridge is London Biggin Hill Airport. Heathrow Terminals 1 2 3 Airport is 14 miles, London City Airport is 14 miles, London Heliport Airport is 7 miles, Heathrow Terminal 5 Airport is 15 miles, Gatwick South Terminal Airport is 15 miles, Gatwick North Terminal Airport is 15 miles, Heathrow Terminal 4 Airport is 13 miles, Northolt Jet Centre Airport is 16 miles, Elstree Airport is 21 mile and away.

The closest hospital for Hackbridge is St Helier, Carshalton.


I need to find discount conveyancing in Hackbridge. What do we need to check for?


Many conveyancers purport to offer theoretically cheap conveyancing quotes, but additional costs are often hiding in the small print. Extra costs listed in your solicitor's terms should be fair.


How long on average does it take our assigned property lawyer to carry out the conveyancing formalities on the lower floor of building?


The legal process can take anywhere from 1 month to three months, which can be affected by various factors like the speed of the vendor's property lawyer, or the speed of other lawyers in the chain.


Would ordering a building survey be advisable when we are buying a home?


It is advised that most purchasers order a house survey. A range problems affect a property, which include corrosion of pipework, and issues such as these are not likely to be investigated as part of the conveyancing itself.


What sort of additional enquiries in connection with the risk of a flood at Surrey will a conveyancing solicitor in Hackbridge go into detail on?

A solicitor conducts official conveyancing searches that should include Hackbridge historical flood risk data.


I have read about the fact that last year was second wettest year since 1920 I am wondering whether conveyancing searches may not be sufficient?


A lawyer in Hackbridge should get additional environmental searches if the enviro searches flag up any kind of risk.

You can also contact a next door neighbour to gain added local information.


I am shortly going to be moving from our terraced building in Hackbridge to our new property in Fetcham what is the best point to select a home removal firm?


We would tend to advocate that you wait organising removals until exchange of contracts because in all probability a date wont have been scheduled. For a local Surrey company Fullers Removals.Co.Uk, Unit 4 Chantry Court Plumpton Way, Carshalton, SM5 2DG on 020 86474060 or Moving Mate, 33 North St, Carshalton, SM5 2HW Phone: 07757 450790.


Do we need to be worried about 'fixtures and fittings'?


Buyers in Hackbridge will often be frustrated with the lack of formality over what fixtures and fittings ought to be included. Completion or agreement of a fixtures and fittings form is unfortunately often left to the last minute, when a dispute may jeopordise the transaction, and this makes resolving any confusion between buyer and seller on this issue so urgent.


What will the Hackbridge conveyancing lawyer recommend if the property we are buying is located in a Sutton planning authority conservation area which has unapproved roof antenna added?


Sutton planning authority Requisition for search and Official Certificate of Search conducted by your Hackbridge property lawyer will verify whether the property is in a conservation area proof of the appropriate permissions for additions to the property will be supplied.Should no necessary permissions be available, your solicitor will give you professional advice on all options such as obtaining an indemnity policy or requesting retrospective permission from Sutton council.