Home Buyers Survey Chalfont St Peter

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Chalfont St Peter is a village which now mainly consists of properties which were built in the 20th century and later, although there are a few surviving Georgian-era buildings still standing such as some of the shops in Chalfont High Street. Monument Lane has large detached houses from the Edwardian era and later as well as standard construction semi-detached dwellings from the 1930s and later. Hillfield Road has an even larger variety of properties ranging from converted bungalows to mid-20th century build low-rise flats to larger detached homes.

You can find a variety of 1930s period detached houses in Deanacre Close.

Within the local area there are also larger detached and semi-detached modern properties that can be found in Grange Road.

There are some properties in areas near to Chalfont St Peter sold under the Help to Buy scheme including some in The Grange, which is a new housing development.

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A recent Environmental Search on a property in Rickmansworth Lane, Chalfont St. Peter, Gerrards Cross SL9 0LZ revealed that it was built within 2km of path of the proposed HS2 scheme.

HS2, or High-Speed Rail 2 is a proposed railway line between London and the North of England. Trains along this route will operate at speeds of up to 250 mph. Areas in close proximity to the route are likely to be affected by factors such as noise and vibration.

When purchasing a property within the area in proximity to HS2 scheme you may want to consider where you are buying a house.
There are some areas in Chalfont St Peter where from time to time surface flooding occurs after a period of heavy rainfall. Flood warnings may be issued to properties in streets including Glebe Road and Hampden Road.

Click to find out more about Flood Risk Reports.
Some properties in Chalfont St Peter are subject to potential issues from ground stability due to natural factors.

A recent Environmental Search report carried out for a property in Rickmansworth Lane, Chalfont St. Peter, Gerrards Cross SL9 0LZ, revealed that there was potential for natural ground instability in the area within 50m of the dwelling. Click to find out more about the Environmental Search Report.

BuckinghamshireBuckinghamshire is a county which touches the western edges of the Greater London Area and is mainly rural in aspect. Many of the towns and villages on the eastern edges of the county serve as commuter dormitories for London workers, such as Amersham, Chesham and the Chalfonts. The section of the Chiltern Line, which links Aylesbury with London Marylebone via Amersham, has streamlined this daily journey for many workers in the City of London. Buckinghamshire's county town is Buckingham, but there are a number of larger settlements such as High Wycombe and Aylesbury.

There is considerable affluence in many parts of the county, such as around Fulmer, Gerrards Cross, Farnham Common and Stoke Poges. Denham Golf Club, which has its own station on the Chiltern Line, is the haunt of many celebrities who have dwellings in the area. The county is the site of the first modern private university to receive a charter, the University of Buckingham. Buckinghamshire has number of areas of outstanding natural beauty, such as Burnham Beeches and the Chilterns (including the Chess Valley).

Listed Building Survey Chalfont St Peter

We have local RICS Listed Building Surveyors who specialise in listed building surveys in Chalfont St Peter. To find out more go to - Listed Building Surveys - Building Surveyor and Survey Cost in Chalfont St Peter

Building Survey Chalfont St Peter Planning

You can review what planning applications have been granted or denied for properties in your area by contacting Chiltern District Council at King George V Road, Amersham, Buckinghamshire HP6 5AW, telephone 01494 729000, or you can check the local authority website.

Read the following article if you are thinking about building an extension .

Local Building Survey Chalfont St Peter

Our Building Surveyors specialise in the local area and have completed house surveys in Chalfont Common, Layter's Green, Gravel Hill, Horn Hill, Gerrards Cross, Jordans and Beaconsfield.

We employ only expert RICS Building Surveyors to undertake Home Buyers Surveys in Chalfont St Peter. Whether you are buying an old run down 'doer upper' or standard construction freehold house, our RICS surveyors have seen them all.

With a vast number of years of experience completing building surveys on properties in Chalfont St Peter we'll be able to give you the detailed Chalfont St Peter HomeBuyers report that you will need to know and what defects there are with your property.


Home Buyers Survey Chalfont St Peter

Recently completed HomeBuyer Reports and Building Surveys near you:

  • Glebe Road, Chalfont St Peters, BUCKS SL9 9NJ
  • The Dell, Chalfont St Peters, BUCKS SL9 0JA
  • Hill Rise, Chalfont St Peter, Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire SL9 9BH
  • Market Place, Chalfont St. Peter, Gerrards Cross, BUCKS SL9 9EA
  • Rickmansworth Lane, Chalfont St Peter, Buckinghamshire, SL9 0LZ

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Our Building Surveyor uses their local knowledge of Chalfont St Peter to ensure they deliver a detailed homebuyers report to help you decide whether you should move forward with your home move or if you should pull out.

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We normally have availability within days of you booking and our turnaround for homebuyers survey reports is within 5 working days.

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Panel of RICS Surveyors

Ranging from 10 to 40 years all of our chartered RICS Surveyors are registered with and regulated by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors and have indemnity insurance that covers all of the work they undertake in a Home Buyers Survey in Chalfont St Peter.

Home Buyers Survey - What does it cover?

A RICS Home Buyers Survey is a visual inspection of the grounds and the internal/external structure of the property and identifies defects such as cracks or damage to the structure of the property, subsidence, damp and infestations.

Some of these defects you may not even see or know what to look for which makes getting a homebuyers survey, whether a Building Survey (which used to be known as a Full Structural Survey) or a HomeBuyers Report, if you are thinking of buying a property in Chalfont St Peter incredibly important.

NB If you're a first time buyer, you might wish to click on What is a House Survey to find out more, including what happens during the inspection.

Click to find out how much does a house survey cost (free, no obligation quote)
Should any issues be flagged up in the Home Buyers Survey, our surveyor will tell you what you need to do to get more in-depth advice on the extent and seriousness of the issue and what needs to be done to remedy it. 

If you are worried about a crack or cracks or indeed any other defects that you think your property in Chalfont St Peter has, we strongly recommend you get a Home Buyers Survey as the cost of remedying the problem might snowball into many thousands of pounds further down the line. 

You can find a local RICS surveyor by using the search at the bottom RHS of this page.
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What’s the difference between a HomeBuyer Report and a Building Survey?

When it comes to property surveys for home buyers there are two main choices.

The first is the RICS HomeBuyer Report; this survey is specifically designed for post-1950s flats/bungalows/maisonettes or houses of standard construction.

The report uses a 'traffic light' format to indicate the opinion of the surveyor on the various aspects of the building under consideration.

The HomeBuyer Report includes a current market valuation as standard which can be used to compare with your property's agreed asking price.

The second option is the RICS Building Survey; this survey is reserved for older and larger properties that may have had the original fabric of the property altered or have unique features (i.e. a thatched roof). It is the most detailed visual inspection that can be carried out.

While it doesn’t include the property valuation that comes as standard with a HomeBuyer Report, many surveyors will often include in it an estimate of the cost of works for maintenance or upgrades to help with repairs or renovation to the property.