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    Chequers Estate Agents has been established since 1992 and is an independent company operating from double fronted premises situated just off The Square in Boutport Street Barnstaple.

    The firm's position right in the heart of the town means that your property will be on display in one of the busiest areas.

    Both entered the profession on leaving school and have been in business together since 1992.

    Our staff are trained and experienced and are pleased to deal with enquiries from both buyers and sellers.

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The Area
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    The thriving market town of Barnstaple is North Devon's administrative and shopping centre. It is reputed to be the country's oldest borough and with its original charm and modern facilities offers a delightful mix of old and new. It features the 13th century long bridge that spans the river Taw and there is the famous pannier market as well as modern shopping centres with many major chain stores as well as locally run businesses. Along with cafes, bistros and restaurants, there is a local cinema and theatre, inns and hostelries.

    The town has an approximate population of 28,000 and has its own hospital, well equipped leisure centre, museum, library, theatre and cinema. There is the scenic Tarka Trail for incredibly beautiful estuary walks and cycling and Barnstaple also stands with just a few miles of North Devon's coast with the sandy surfing beaches of Saunton , Croyde , Woolacombe and Putsborough all being easily accessible. The rugged coastline at Ilfracombe and Combe Martin is an easy drive whilst the Exmoor National Park is also nearby.

    For those thinking of moving into the area, Barnstaple offers an excellent mix of Georgian, Victorian and modern-day housing and as well as the town itself there are a number peripheral residential areas at Pilton with its schools, park and village street, neighbouring Bradiford, Newport with local shops and schools for all ages and Sticklepath. On the outskirts are areas like Whiddon Valley Westacott and Roundswell provide modern housing for all price ranges.

    Barnstaple is surrounded by a number of villages many with good local facilities including shops/post offices and primary schools and names to look out for are Goodleigh , Landkey, Swimbridge, Bishops Tawton Bickington, Fremington. And Yelland.

    We at Chequers have been looking after the property needs of local residents for over 22 years and are pleased to offer help and advice to buyers and sellers alike.

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    What Our Customers Think

    Testimonials from Sellers

    • Seller Testimonial

      Look no further for an estate agent
      We sold our home recently through Chequers and from start to finish they provided a first class service. Consistently going the extra mile, Tim in particular handled the entire process with the kind of professionalism that can only be acquired through years of dedicated practice and experience. Look no further for an estate agent in North Devon.
      31st January 2017
      Paul Croft
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      professional service
      "A big thank you to you all for the professional service received during the successful sale of our bungalow. Keep up the good work and many thanks..... Kind regards "
      C & E
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      positive attitude
      "To all at Chequers Many thanks for all your support, positive attitude and helping me sell my house to buy my dream home. "
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      excellent customer service
      I cannot express how impressed we are with Chequers. Tim made everything from start to finish stress free and easy on selling our home. We also bought through them too and again we had excellent customer service. Nothing was too much trouble and Tim went over and beyond to keep us in the loop and answer any queries. Thank you!
      26th November 2016
      Hannah Louise Holland
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      always updating me
      Chequers sold my house to me, they were brilliant!  Couldn't of asked for them to be anymore friendlier. They were always updating me and even helped me to get the sale as it was out of 2 of us. Tim also sold a house to 3 of my cousins I believe and we all rate him 5*!
      17th October 2016
      Leah Boreham

    Testimonials from Buyers

    • Buyer Testimonial

      thank you for all your hard work
      "To all at Chequers a big thank you for all your hard work and help in overcoming so many obstacles. We love our new house so much. Many thanks "
      E & M
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      first class... With care, concern and competence
      "Moving in is heaven, But waiting can be hell, When things don't seem to happen, And your rents expired as well!, That would have been our future dire, Without your first class aid, With care, concern and competence, You got your contract made, So thanks a lot for all you've done, Chequers, you really are second to none. "
      MR & MRS E
    • Buyer Testimonial

      calmness, positivity and reassurance
      "Thank you very much for your calmness, positivity and reassurance in getting my daughter and myself safely moved. Many thanks. "
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