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Updated: 16/10/16

Minehead and health information

Minehead's closest train station is Rhoose and Cardiff Airport is 15 miles from Minehead.

Minehead is the most convenient hospital for Minehead.


How do I find a cheap solicitor in Minehead to own a auction home?


Many buyers and sellers seeking discount conveyancing are caught out by the lure of very low conveyancing rates. Many solicitors offer 'the cheapest conveyancing quotes'. Often extra fees will be included in the solicitor's terms. Any extra fees ought to be fair and reasonable. Our quotes are not estimates, stating all the solicitors fees you will pay for a standard sale or purchase.


Following recent news about the widespread flooding in Sept 2012 in South West England I am concerned that property conveyancing searches won't be sufficient?


A good conveyancing solicitor in Minehead will recommend that you carry out food risk searches (Landmark search) if the first search spots a the local Minehead flood risk

Perhaps you could speak to a neighbour of the property for some additional assurance or local Somerset flooding repair expert, try Park Lane Construction, 13 Parks Lane, Minehead, TA24 5NU Tel: 01643 259807.


Is experienced enough to very fast completions on auction conveyancing in Minehead?


Our recommended conveyancing firms in Minehead commonly carry out work for bidders at auction. We usually suggest buyers at auction to instruct a residential lawyer prior to the actual auction to allow sufficient time for an investigation of the legal papers.

Thereafter, following the auction day, a solicitor is prepared for quickly conclude the legal work in under the 28 day time frame as typically required by the conditions of sale.


What type of environmental searches in connection with the risk of a flood around Somerset will the conveyancer in Minehead conduct?

A crucial step in the conveyancing protocol involves a lawyer carrying out environmental searches that set out information on the subject of Minehead flood risk.


What is the council tax on a Forties end of terrace Band D property in Minehead?


You should be contain your new house's band as part of the report on title. Council tax charges for properties in Minehead are detailed on the West Somerset local authority website. As at (03 September 2012) the different rates are:

  • Band A - £973.00
  • Band B - £1,135.00
  • Band C - £1,297.00
  • Band D - £1,459.00
  • Band E - £1,783.00
  • Band F - £2,107.00
  • Band G - £2,432.00
  • Band H - £2,918.00


My partner and I are planning to buy in Minehead. Are there many designated conservation areas in the area?


The neighbourhoods in or near Minehead will include a range of conservation areas. The local council will be able to offer more information about local conservation areas, and the lawyer handling your purchase should discuss what specific restrictions are in place.


If we plan to purchase near Minehead, in the parish of Exeter St Kerrian, do we need a chancel search?


Whichever Minehead parish you are purchasing in, a property solicitor is likely to recommend a chancel search. In older areas of Minehead, chancel repair may be apportioned on owners of a house where parish councils may have spared previous owners or tenants. In the event that chancel liability may apply, your solicitor might recommend insurance rather than pulling out of the purchase.


What will a Minehead property solicitor recommend if the home we am buying is in a West Somerset local authority conservation area which has unapproved roof antenna installed?


West Somerset planning authority search (LLC1 - Requisition for search and Official Certificate of Search) carried out by your Minehead property lawyer during the conveyancing process will find out if the Minehead property a designated conservation area proof of council approval for alterations will be asked for.

If no necessary permissions be produced, the solicitor will inform you of all options, which include taking out an indemnity insurance or seeking retrospective permission from the planning authority.