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About Canvey Island
Situated on the Thames Estuary some 30 miles from London, and with evidence of human activity dating back to Roman times, Canvey was systematically reclaimed during the 17th century by skilled Dutch engineers, many of whom subsequently settled here. To this day, around a third of the roads on the island have names of Dutch origin.
Known locally as ‘the Island', Canvey is comprised of the SS8 postcode and boasts often unique and varied houses and bungalows, along with desirably flats in both purpose-built and converted units.
With excellent rail connections into the City from neighbouring Benfleet station, Canvey is today permanently connected to the mainland via two road bridges, offering fast access to the M25 and East Anglia via the A12 trunk road. However the island still manages to preserve an independent character and a vibrant community spirit all its own.
Thanks to development in recent years, Canvey offers a wide range of exceptionally reasonably-priced property, from first time buyer apartments to detached executive homes - many with stunning views across to the wooded Hadleigh Downs, and along the estuary towards Southend.
All day to day shopping needs are fully catered for on the island, while leisure and entertainment amenities range from a new multi-screen cinema to historic smugglers' pubs. The island is also home to Castle Point Golf Club, while the recently refurbished Waterside Farm sports centre provides a range of facilities including a swimming pool, athletics track and full-size artificial football pitch. Meanwhile, for lovers of sailing, there are no fewer than three yacht clubs located on the island.
About The Canvey Island (SS8) Market
Property on Canvey Island is as broad a range as it comes. Within the same road it is possible to find sprawling five bedroom houses, comfy and cosy one bedroom bungalows
and purpose built flats or converted maisonette, with some properties boasting gorgeous Thames-views.
With such wide-ranging choice in property it's no wonder estate agents love the area and portals agree that SS8 is a hard place to value without local knowledge!
The area has a fluid property market for all house types, but no one will deny that having bungalows for sale on Canvey is as valuable as gold dust.
The community feel and amazing access to amenities makes the Island a wonderful place to live for all walks of life. Whether we're talking to families needing houses to make into homes, those downsizing from a town house to a bungalows close to their favourite park or those looking to rent their first flats, we hope to help everyone we meet discover their ideal new home and achieve the best price for their old one.
Whether they have houses for sale, bungalows for sale or flats for sale, estate agents would agree that it's a seller's market.
Fisks don't just deal with sales, we're also one of the largest letting agents in the area, with a growing SS8 property management portfolio. Our property management department is ARLA qualified and ready to assist you in whatever level of management service you require.
For more information about Fisks as a letting agent, or to discuss property management in SS8 speak to us today.
Houses for sale and flats for sale can be found using our property search facility on the homepage.
Meet The Team
Fisks Estate Agents on Canvey offers a sales, lettings and property management service for Canvey Island. Fisks Estate and Letting Agents always has a selection of property for sale on Canvey Island and a further selection of property to let on Canvey Island. Please contact our estate agency and letting agency for advice on the service we can provide.
Simon returned to Fisks after 5 years in the intense executive car sales environment working for BMW.
Charlie joined Fisks in 2018 as an experienced Property Consultant.