Estate Agents in Orpington - Area Guide

Estate Agents in Orpington, BR6

When you require the services of an estate agents in Orpington, BR6 Alex Neil are award winning estate agents of choice. We have specialised in south east London property sales and lettings since 1984.

Orpington is a suburban town at the south-eastern edge of London in the London Borough of Bromley, it also borders Kent. The area is proximate to Bromley itself and Sevenoaks, you will find picturesque villages nearby that include Farnborough, Knockholt and Chelsfield.

Orpington gained historic fame during the Victorian era when local farmer William Cook created the Jubilee Orpington Chicken to commemorate the Diamond Jubilee of Queen Victoria.

Orpington is a home of Bromley Museum and Priory Gardens with its charming pond, a source of the River Cray. High Elms Country Park and Nature Reserve offers 250 acres of meadowland and woodlands prime for exploration. It is a fitness enthusiasts emporium and enjoyed by walkers, cyclists and runners, the Green Roof Café is also popular with visitors.

Beautiful Goddington Park is another green space popular with many because of its sports facilities that include tennis courts, a bowling green and multi-purpose pitches. Other facilities include a family-friendly swimming pool with activity classes in the Walnuts Leisure Centre.

Properties in Orpington vary in style, many eras of build are represented locally. From period homes and cottages, through 30’s semi-detached and detached houses to new-build and converted apartments. Sprawling new or well-maintained mansion houses that nestle in established plots can be found in affluent enclaves.

Retail needs can be taken care of in The High Street itself, the Walnuts Shopping Centre offers visitors a variety of high-street brands, coffee shops and restaurants. A general produce market operates three days a week in Market Square.

Orpington Station is in Travelcard Zone 6 and operates direct services to Charing Cross, Victoria, London Bridge, Blackfriars, and Cannon Street linking The City and Canary Wharf. There are also many bus links and a convenient location near the makes it a very accessible.

As the area is home to good schools and family friendly activities, Orpington is very popular with families. Young professionals are also attracted to this area by the more affordable property prices in a pleasant area with easy access into The City.

When you need an estate agents in Orpington, BR6 Alex Neil are very well placed to provide all the advice you will need. Our experienced team of valuers will discuss your requirements with you during your Valuation & Market Appraisal appointment.

Find out more information about other local areas in our Bickley BR1 Area Guide, Bromley BR1 Area Guide, Keston, Locksbottom, Petts Wood BR5 Area Guide, and Chislehurst BR7 Area Guide.


Tenant Information

Refundable Holding deposit - 1 weeks rent

Security Deposit 5 weeks rent for annual rental under £50,000, or 6 weeks rent for annual rental over £50,000

Rent - The agreed monthly rent

Changes to tenancy - £50 inc VAT

Early termination charge - Not exceeding the landlord’s financial losses

Late payment of rent Interest of 3% above BoE base rate for each day the rent is late, once it is 14 days overdue

Replacement keys - Reasonable costs

Utilities, council tax, communication services, TV Licence etc Tenants own responsibility unless otherwise stated

Client Money Protection Scheme Membership details Alex Neil are members of CMP (client money protect)

Property Redress Scheme Membership details: Alex Neil are members of The Property Ombudsman. Membership number N00018.