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24 Hours in Folkestone - Meet the Wildes
We are trying to buy a house. And by ‘trying to buy a house’, I mean that we are trying to afford a house that is sufficient in size for five children, two adults and a part-time dog on what amounts to not a very large mortgage at all. We certainly can’t afford to buy in London. At one point, we were literally searching ‘South East England’ on Zoopla, according to our budget (small) and minimum number of bedrooms (four). It yielded fewer possibilities for location than one might think, particularly with the additional limitation that I will also need to commute into London on a daily basis. One of the options was Folkestone, and the more we have looked into the area and the commute, the more tempted we are by a permanent move to this area of the coast. We decided to spend last weekend scouting the area…