Cheshunt branch

9 Lynton Parade, Turners Hill, Cheshunt, Hertfordshire EN8 8LF


Why move to Cheshunt?

Cheshunt is a town in the Borough of Broxbourne, Hertfordshire, with a population of around 52,000.  Just 13 miles from Charing Cross, Cheshunt is far enough from the city to have a rural, leafy feel, whilst being close enough to London for an easy commute.

The town is a great mix of traditional and modern life, with fantastic outdoor space, plenty of shops and restaurants and the latest sporting facilities.

If you are looking for an estate agent in Cheshunt, please pop into our office on Lynton Parade.  We are both a lettings agent and sales agent for the Cheshunt area, and will be happy to help you.

 

A short history

Cheshunt was already well established by the time it appeared in the Doomsday book of 1086, with settlements dating back to the Roman occupation.  The town name comes from the Old English name for the area, Cestrehunt, which probably refers to a "castle, erected by the Romans", as Cheshunt was a settlement on Ermine Street, the main Roman road leading north from London.

The town has a regal past, with both Elizabeth I and James I living at the royal palace of Theobalds House.  The royal palace is no longer standing, although you can still visit the gardens at Cedars Park.

In 1825, Cheshunt also boasted the first passenger-carrying railway line to be built in Hertfordshire in the Cheshunt Railway, a horse-drawn line running from the town's High Street to the River Lea near the present-day Cheshunt railway station.

Lotus Cars and Debenhams were founded in Cheshunt, and the headquarters of Tesco were located here until 2016.

 

Property

A conservation area protects the historic parts of Cheshunt, including the buildings of Dewhurst Charity School (1640) and the nearby houses in Churchgate.

Elsewhere, there is an eclectic mix of property, with plenty of choice for families, professional couples and retirees.  From new build flats, through to conventional terraced houses, the town centre offers good value options.  Further out, you’ll find barn conversions and larger detached houses with views of the countryside.

If you are interested in putting your house on the market, our Sales Agents will be pleased to arrange a home valuation.  Those looking to purchase property in Cheshunt can discuss their needs with our local experts and arrange viewings at suitable properties.  Alternatively, if you are a Landlord considering letting your property, or you are looking to rent within the Cheshunt area, our Lettings Agents are on hand to support you.

Latest sale listings for Cheshunt

  • 1 beds
  • 1 baths
  • 1 living

Victoria Close, Cheshunt, Herts,...

£199,995

Kings Group - Cheshunt, are pleased to offer this ONE BEDROOM GROUND FLOOR APARTMENT which is located in Central Cheshunt within walking distance of Cheshunt Mainline Station which offers fast...

Kings Group - Cheshunt, are pleased to offer this ONE BEDROOM GROUND FLOOR APARTMENT which is located in Central Cheshunt within walking distance of Cheshunt Mainline Station which offers fast...

  • 4 beds
  • 1 baths
  • 2 living

Stains Close, Cheshunt, Herts, EN8

£449,995

Kings Group - Cheshunt are pleased to offer this LARGE FOUR BEDROOM SEMI DETACHED HOUSE which is located in a quite cul-de-sac within walking distance of Cheshunt Mainline Station which...

Kings Group - Cheshunt are pleased to offer this LARGE FOUR BEDROOM SEMI DETACHED HOUSE which is located in a quite cul-de-sac within walking distance of Cheshunt Mainline Station which...

  • 2 beds
  • 1 baths
  • 2 living

Beeston Drive, Cheshunt, Herts, EN8

Offers in excess of £299,995

Kings Group Cheshunt are pleased to offer this beautifully presented TWO BEDROOM TERRACED HOUSE which is located in a quiet Cul-De-Sac in West Cheshunt, EN8 within easy reach of the...

Kings Group Cheshunt are pleased to offer this beautifully presented TWO BEDROOM TERRACED HOUSE which is located in a quiet Cul-De-Sac in West Cheshunt, EN8 within easy reach of the...

  • 3 beds
  • 2 baths
  • 1 living

Gews Corner, Cheshunt, Herts, EN8

£374,995

Kings Group - Cheshunt are pleased to offer this TWO/THREE BEDROOM TERRACED HOUSE which is located within easy reach of Cheshunt Mainline Station which offers fast links into London Liverpool...

Kings Group - Cheshunt are pleased to offer this TWO/THREE BEDROOM TERRACED HOUSE which is located within easy reach of Cheshunt Mainline Station which offers fast links into London Liverpool...

  • 2 beds
  • 1 baths
  • 1 living

Bellamy Road, Cheshunt

£271,950

Kings Group - Cheshunt are pleased to offer this TWO DOUBLE BEDROOM FIRST FLOOR APARTMENT which is located within walking distance of Cheshunt Mainline Station which offers fast links into...

Kings Group - Cheshunt are pleased to offer this TWO DOUBLE BEDROOM FIRST FLOOR APARTMENT which is located within walking distance of Cheshunt Mainline Station which offers fast links into...

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Latest lettings listings for Cheshunt

  • 3 beds
  • 3 baths

Winterscroft Road, Hoddesdon

£1350 pcm + fees

THREE BEDROOM HOUSE located in Hoddesdon. This newly refurbished property boasts three double bedrooms, open plan living and dining area, downstairs cloak room & W/C, conservatory, spacious family bathroom, large...

THREE BEDROOM HOUSE located in Hoddesdon. This newly refurbished property boasts three double bedrooms, open plan living and dining area, downstairs cloak room & W/C, conservatory, spacious family bathroom, large...

  • 1 beds
  • 1 baths

Crossbrook Street, Cheshunt, Wal...

£925 pcm + fees

ONE BEDROOM FLAT located on Cheshunt High Street. This property is currently being completely refurbished with a brand new kitchen, bathroom and flooring throughout. It also has a separate entrance,...

ONE BEDROOM FLAT located on Cheshunt High Street. This property is currently being completely refurbished with a brand new kitchen, bathroom and flooring throughout. It also has a separate entrance,...

  • 6 beds
  • 2 baths
  • 2 living

Norwood Road, Cheshunt, Waltham ...

£2000 pcm + fees

*PERFECT FAMILY HOME* FIVE/SIX BEDROOM DETACHED HOUSE! This large property boasts a cloak room, 2 reception rooms which once can be used as an extra bedroom/study, doors to south facing...

*PERFECT FAMILY HOME* FIVE/SIX BEDROOM DETACHED HOUSE! This large property boasts a cloak room, 2 reception rooms which once can be used as an extra bedroom/study, doors to south facing...

  • 2 beds

Westgate Court, Waltham Cross

£1100 pcm + fees

TWO BEDROOM FLAT located within close proximity to Waltham Cross Rail Station & A10. It boasts one double bedroom and sizable single, three piece bathroom suite, allocated parking, fully fitted...

TWO BEDROOM FLAT located within close proximity to Waltham Cross Rail Station & A10. It boasts one double bedroom and sizable single, three piece bathroom suite, allocated parking, fully fitted...

  • 3 beds

Swanfield Road, Waltham Cross

£1390 pcm + fees

*THREE BEDROOM TERRACED HOUSE* This recently refurbished property offers a brand new kitchen with white goods, brand new three piece bathroom suite, three double bedrooms, UPVC double glazed, brand new...

*THREE BEDROOM TERRACED HOUSE* This recently refurbished property offers a brand new kitchen with white goods, brand new three piece bathroom suite, three double bedrooms, UPVC double glazed, brand new...

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Cheshunt area guide


Transport links

Cheshunt railway station is in London Oyster Card Zone 8, with trains running to Liverpool Street and Stratford in around 20 minutes, and connections to Tottenham Hale via the Victoria line and to the Piccadilly line.  Trains also serve Broxbourne, Hertford East, Stansted Airport and Cambridge. Other nearby stations include Waltham Cross, Theobalds Grove, Enfield Lock and Cuffley.  Oakwood and Cockfosters tube stations, on the Piccadilly line, are located further afield.

If approved, the town could also be part of London’s Crossrail 2.

The A10 and M25 provide easy access to Hertfordshire, Cambridgeshire and beyond.

 

Shopping, eating and drinking

At the town's heart is the iconic Old Pond, surrounded by shops, restaurants and pubs.

You’ll be spoilt for choice when deciding where to eat out, as the town has a great selection of independent restaurants.  We like Sub Xpress for freshly-made pizzas, Fishy Delishy for sitting in or take away, Hunkar Sofrasi - a new Turkish restaurant at The Old Pond - or try Mahek for an Indian feast.

Shopaholics are also well served by the Brookfield Centre, offering the largest Tesco and M&S.  The adjacent Brookfield Retail Park is home to stores including Boots, Next, Argos and New Look.

 

Things to do

Cheshunt offers unbeatable options for enjoying the great outdoors.  Walk for miles in Lee Valley Park, Greater London’s largest park at four times bigger than Richmond Park, easily accessed at many points, including near the railway station at Windmill Lane. Cedars Park is also a great place to spend time as a family, with a lake, turf play maze, bocce court, pets corner, flint arch and historic walls, tea room and arts centre.  If cycling is your passion, the Sustrans National Cycle Route 1 passes through the town, en route from Dover to Shetland.

Cheshunt has its own football club, Cheshunt F.C, plus long-established rugby and cricket clubs and a publically owned 18-hole golf course.  Water sports enthusiasts are also catered for, in the venue where the London Olympics took place, with white water rafting, kayaking and canoeing amongst the sports on offer.

The Laura Trott Leisure Centre, named in honour of the four-time Olympic Gold Medalist cyclist who grew up in Cheshunt, offers a wide range of facilities including a floodlit 5-a-side football pitch, a multi-purpose sports hall, a swimming pool and a crèche.

The town's biggest football club, Cheshunt FC, is also the home of Tottenham Hotspur Ladies.

 

Schools

Nurseries:

Arlesdene Nursery School  ~  Brookland Infant and Nursery School  ~  Monkey Puzzle Day Nursery  ~  Rafles Day Nursery

 

Primary:

Andrews Lane Primary School  ~  Bonneygrove Primary School  ~  Brookland Infant and Nursery School  ~  Brookland Junior School  ~  Burleigh Primary School  ~  Churchfield C of E VA Primary  ~  Dewhurst St Mary C of E Primary School  ~  Downfield Primary School  ~  Holy Trinity Church of England Primary School  ~  Millbrook School  ~  St Joseph's Roman Catholic Primary School

 

Secondary:

Cheshunt School  ~  Goffs School  ~  Haileybury Turnford  ~  St Mary's Church of England High School

 

Independent Schools:

Bancroft's School  ~  Braeside School (Girls)  ~  Grange Park Preparatory School (Girls)  ~  Haileybury  ~  Keble School (Boys)  ~  Loyola Preparatory School (Boys)  ~  Normanhurst School  ~  Oaklands School  ~  Palmers Green High School (Girls)  ~  Queenswood (Girls)  ~  The Daiglen School

Ben Coss

Senior Branch Manager

Ben's wealth of experience and knowledge comes from many years in the industry. As a Senior Manager and being NFOPP Accredited, Ben has led Cheshunt to be a thriving branch.

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Elleisha-Ann Phillips

Lettings Manager

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Cheshunt branch case studies


Our Clients Say


Gabriel Agunwah

Seller

21 hours ago

I chose Kings Group Estate Agents located at Cheshunt to sale my house because I wanted a reliable , dependable service and I was not let down . The staff assigned for the sale ( Georgina and Joe ) were most polite and respectful in notifications of viewings . They were always punctual in viewing appointments and communicated every offer across to me . I will certainly recommend Kings Group to my friends and associates.

Emma Stephanou

Seller

2 months ago

I had my property on the market with the Cheshunt branch and the first 4 weeks was okay so on the feedback i was asked to give i did but as soon as the review was done the service took a major nose dive. I was without contact from the agent for 2-3 weeks at a time no courtesy calls to say the market is quiet or there is no interest and then i was getting calls from new negotiators to view the property but they never made previous appointments to view the property themselves so they knew what they was selling before showing perspective buyers. I found myself letting people know about the property as the negotiators was staring at me blankly when i was asking if they had informed them of things. The customer service is very poor and the original negotiator Georgia that i thought i had built up a good relationship with had left the branch as i have had no contact for at least 2 months with. I know that properties may take a while to sell but a courtesy call once a week is standard practice to the vendor? obviously not! I am really appalled at how they conduct business and that it is only the name being so well known that brings in the business but the service you expect is a far cry from the one you receive. I am very disappointed and think the office is poorly run with no feedback calls after viewings as well as courtesy calls. POOR PRACTICE!

Response from Kings Group

Dear seller, thank you for taking the time to contact us. As per our conversation today I am always keen for my staff to provide the best possible service and where this falls short,  I am committed to finding the right solution to ensure we continually improve. I have given my personal details so that should any issues arise moving forward, I will be on hand to resolve swiftly.  
Sales Director

- Roydon Weekes Estate Agency Operations Director

DANIELLE LOVE

Buyer

4 months ago

Huge thank you to Ben Coss for all the help with purchasing our new home! What should have been a very simple exchange turned out to be a little more stressful than anticipated due to a few hiccups our end but he reassured us throughout the whole process and was very understanding of our situation. Will definitely use again.

EMILY MYERS

Seller

4 months ago

Very efficient

Good communication. Dealt with everything effectively. Very polite and professional.
Yes would recommend them.

RICHARD HOAR

Seller

4 months ago

BRILLIANT KINGS WALTHAM CROSS

Ben Coss whom we dealt with was very professional and a wealth of knowledge. many thanks to him and his team

Jason Mills

Buyer

4 months ago

Would recommend Georgia again

Excellent service very helpful Georgia was more than help full

Trusted Customer

Buyer

4 months ago

Brilliant

Excellent service got the property i wanted and at a fantastic price.The agent who was dealing with me was very professional and made me feel comfortable and got the ball running straight away .extremly pleased 😀

marco tamayo

Buyer

4 months ago

Joe was a great agent, very helpful in every way, keep the time for the viewings and very kind

Ros Cracchiolo

Buyer

4 months ago

Great service.

Joe who show a few places was very informative and very helpful..

Trusted Customer

Buyer

4 months ago

very pleased with Joe Sharmans professionalism

joe Sharman was very helpful and would highly recommend him for viewings. Defiantly one of the best sales negotiators I've come across.

Trusted Customer

Buyer

4 months ago

Joe Sharman was very helpful when I was looking for a property. Very polite and was always on time.

Trusted Customer

Seller

4 months ago

Ben Coss suggested we try auction, something we hadn’t considered. He and his team then found us plenty of people to view the property and it was sold a month later. Very happy with service.

Jason Mills

Buyer

4 months ago

Georgia was amazing and would recommend her any day

Was really nice and polite really helpful and would defiantly use again perfect

Omolara Ajibola

Buyer

4 months ago

Georgia has been approachable from the beginning to the end of the time l found a property. She always making sure information get to me on time and ensuring arrangement to view a property is at the earliest possible time. She is dedicated to her job.

Emma Stephanou

Seller

4 months ago

I have just put my property on and am so far pleased with the constant contact I have with Georgia she keeps me updated and is a pleasant polite member of staff and can see the hard work she puts in at selling my property. Well done Georgia your an asset to the company!

Miss Ruth Merritt

Seller

4 months ago

Joe was brilliant. Very personable, friendly, professional.

Joe was great see below.

paul law

Buyer

4 months ago

Awesome service exactly how its supposed to be

I really don't like estate agents that old cliche never trust an estate agent until I bumped into Ben the Cheshunt branch Manager, My faith has been restored all the worries taken away and a very smooth transaction Thanks Ben and all the staff at Kings, look forward to the next one.

Regards

Paul

matthias trombala

Buyer

4 months ago

Joe he is a star!

We would like to thank a lot Joe Sherman, who helped us and organized viewings. He did a good job and was very professional and patient. Joe seemed to be very well prepered when we meeting us, a first time buyers. On the day of the viewings we found out he had a cold and didn't feel well. Despite that Joe assised us in all day viewings in very proffesional manners.

Bambos Sofocleous

Buyer

4 months ago

The service was excellent communication was good always on time

MR BROWNING

Seller

5 months ago

BRILLIANT - HIGHLY RECOMMENDED

I would have not hesitation in recommending Kings Group in fact I would not go anywhere else.The team at Cheshunt dealt with all matters in a professional,timely and efficient manner.In particular Ben Coss is a highly experienced and skillful negotiator who knows his market and understands exactly what is required to achieve successful results

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