Long Catlis Road, Gillingham

GILLINGHAM, Kent, ME8 9SY

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Estate overview

Long Catlis Road estate in Gillingham is a development of 25 bungalows with shared gardens and access to a 24 hour alarm call system. The properties are close to local shops, post office, a church and the health centre.  An on-site manager looks after buildings and grounds maintenance or repairs as well as providing further help and support. 

There is a strong sense of community and residents often arrange events and social activities.

Estate services

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Local area

Gillingham is a town in the county of Kent. It is just south of the River Medway estuary and close to the town of Chatham. There is a twice weekly market, a good shopping centre, a marina, leisure centre, several parks as well as a popular golf club. 

Gillingham is steeped in naval history.  Queen Elizabeth I founded the dockyard, on the site of the present gun wharf.  The Royal Engineers Museum of Military Engineering is well worth a visit, as is the historic Chatham Dockyard.

Transport links

The development is conveniently situated just off junction 4 of the M2, near the A278. Regular bus services run to nearby Gravesend, Maidstone, Luton and the other Medway towns - and Gillingham and Rainham are both served by mainline stations with frequent trains running into London, Faversham and Dover.

There is a regular bus service nearby to Rainham, Hempstead Valley, Chatham and Gillingham town centre, which is just a 30 minute journey away.