Local Area Guides

Take a look at our area guides on some of the beautiful and diverse towns and villages we are lucky to have located here in the borough of Swale.

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Area guide to Sittingbourne

Sittingbourne has as rich and varied history dating back to Roman times. With coast and countryside close to hand – and it’s less than an hour from London by train. With a host of local amenities Sittingbourne is growing in popularity every year.

Our Guide To Living In Faversham

Area guide to Faversham

Faversham is a small Kentish medieval market town, big on charm and steeped in history. Its position nestled between city, countryside, and coast means you can benefit from the ideal balance between rural and urban life – all while being just over an hour’s train ride from London.

Our Guide to living on the isle of Sheppey

Area guide to the Isle of Sheppey

Dubbed Kent’s Treasure Island, the Isle of Sheppey is full of gems waiting to be discovered – from history and heritage, to natural beauty spots, and of course its golden sandy beaches. With quick and simple journeys to London and the mainland, there’s no reason not to take advantage of island living.

Our Guide to Living in Bapchild

Area guide to Bapchild

Located just a few miles out of Sittingbourne on the A2, lies the quaint village of Bapchild. Inclusive of fellow village, Tonge, the parish had a population of 1.141 at the 2011 Census.

Our Guide to Living in Teynham

Area guide to Teynham

Sitting nicely between Sittingbourne and Faversham, the village and civil parish of Teynham lies along the A2 in Kent. Included in Teynham is the hamlet of Conyer, on the inlet of the Swale, the channel that separates mainland Kent from the Isle of Sheppey.