Hockley branch

1 Woodlands Parade Main Road Hockley SS5 4QU


Williams & Donovan estate agents in Hockley is situated in the heart of the village and opened in 1999. The office covers Hockley, Hawkwell, Ashingdon, Rochford, Rayleigh and the surrounding villages of Canewdon, South Fambridge, Stambridge and Paglesham and beyond.

The directors, Ian Williams, Colin Donovan and James Whyte, have picked a team of highly motivated estate agents in Hockley.

Paul Dunne has been with us since 2009 and manages the team with the assistance of Tom Revell on a day to day basis. The Hockley sales team also includes Denise Morgan, Chloe Bridges, Claire Crome, Janice Wheeler and Deborah Hickman

Our Hockley office is the recommended agent for "Move with Us", one of the largest networks of independent estate agents in the UK.

Search our database of properties for sale in Hockley.

We consistently out perform the other 43 Estate agents that sell properties in Hockley and Hawkwell and the whole of SS5.

Pie Chart 1 below illustrates the number of properties we have SSTC in SS5 during the period 26/6/17 to 25/6/18. We have SSTC 167 and the next best agent SSTC 40.

Opening hours:

Monday – Friday

08:30 – 18:00

Saturday

09:00 – 17:00

Sunday

10:00 – 13:00

Latest sale listings for Hockley

  • 3 beds

Marylands Avenue, Hockley

£325,000

WILLIAMS & DONOVAN - Situated in a sought after location within a short walk of Hockley railway station, shops and schools, is this spacious three bedroom semi detached house benefitting...

For sale

  • 2 beds

Kestrel Grove, Rayleigh

£295,000

WILLIAMS & DONOVAN - Situated on the popular Birds Development is this immaculate two double bedroom end terraced house benefitting from being modernised throughout with conservatory, ground floor cloakroom, modern...

For sale

  • 2 beds

Plumberow Avenue, Hockley

£315,000

WILLIAMS & DONOVAN - A two bedroom, semi-detached bungalow built 2009 with secluded rear garden and own driveway providing off-street parking. Very close walking distance to mainline railway station and...

For sale

  • 1 beds

Barnwell Drive, Hockley

£178,500

WILLIAMS & DONOVAN - Situated on the popular Betts Farm development is this one bedroom, first floor apartment benefiting from having approx. 960 years remaining on the lease, two allocated...

For sale

  • 2 beds

Ashingdon Road, Rochford

Offers in excess of £190,000

WILLIAMS & DONOVAN - Situated in a central position within close walking distance to Rochford mainline railway station and town square is this first floor, two bedroom flat offering spacious...

For sale

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Latest lettings listings for Hockley

  • 2 beds
  • 2 baths
  • 1 living

2, Wensley lodge, 145 Ferry Road

£795 pcm + fees -

AN UNFURNISHED TWO BEDROOM GROUND FLOOR FLAT WITH PARKING SITUATED IN THE VILLAGE CENTRE AND AVAILABLE FROM LATE MARCH. CLOSE TO LOCAL SHOPS, SCHOOLS AND WALKING DISTANCE TO THE RIVER....

To let

  • 1 baths
  • 1 living

11 Romsey Close

£495 pcm + fees -

AN UNFURNISHED FIRST FLOOR STUDIO FLAT CONVENIENT LOCATION FOR LOCAL SHOPS AND MAINLINE STATION. NON SMOKERS, NO PETS AND WORKING TENANTS ONLY. AVAILABLE FROM MID-MARCH.

To let

  • 2 beds
  • 2 baths

Plumberow Avenue, Hockley

£995 pcm + fees -

A RECENTLY BUILT TWO BEDROOM GROUND FLOOR FLAT AT THE REAR OF THE BUILDING WITH LOUNGE FRENCH DOORS OPENING ON TO THE GARDEN. THE PROPERTY IS ADJACENT TO HOCKLEY STATION...

To let

  • 1 beds
  • 1 baths
  • 1 living

Flat 8, Wensley Lodge, 145 Ferry...

£750 pcm + fees -

BRAND NEW ONE BEDROOM FIRST FLOOR FLAT WITH ALLOCATED PARKING. THE CENTRAL LOCATION IN HULLBRIDGE IS IDEAL FOR LOCAL SERVICES. UNFURNISHED. FULLY EMPLOYED TENANTS ONLY. NO PETS. AVAILABLE EARLY FEBRUARY....

To let

  • 4 beds
  • 3 baths
  • 1 living

Hullbridge Road, Rayleigh

£1550 pcm + fees -

A SPACIOUS UNFURNISHED FOUR BEDROOM SEMI DETACHED HOUSE OVERLOOKING FARMLAND AND WITH OFF STREET PARKING FOR SEVERAL CARS. EMPLOYED TENANTS AND NON SMOKERS ONLY. NO PETS. .

To let

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Hockley area guide


The adjoining villages of Hockley and Hawkwell together comprise a modern, well connected community with a variety of shops, restaurants and pubs. The railway station offers journey times to London Liverpool Street of approximately 50 minutes, while the highly-rated London Southend Airport – with direct flights to a wide variety of exciting European destinations, including Barcelona and Venice - is less than a ten minute drive away.

There is a choice of three good primary schools in the area, while secondary education is provided by the highly regarded Greensward Academy.

An attractive area of ancient woodland ideal for an old fashioned ramble, the 130-plus acres of Hockley Woods comprise the largest remaining area of the ancient Wild Wood, which covered virtually the whole of Essex.

For a full list of areas we cover, visit our area guides page.

That Finishing Touch - Claire Crome

05/12/18

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Colin Donovan MNAEA

Director

Colin opened Williams and Donovan in Hockley in 1999 with his school friend Ian Williams after a career in the city and working for a large independent estate agent and then Countrywide Property. H...

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James Whyte

Sales Director

James joined us in 2004 having worked for both independent and corporate companies since 1998. He is a popular face amongst the community having grown up and lived in Hockley all his life, he lives...

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Paul Dunne

Manager

Having worked as an Estate Agent for over 30 years, Paul is one of the most experienced and respected agents in the area having worked in several roles within the industry. Since joining us in 2009...

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Tom Revell

Assistant Manager

Tom studied at SEEVIC College where he achieved Distinction diplomas in Business and Financial Studies. He then joined the industry in 2012 where he then achieved a further diploma in the sale of r...

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Denise Gibb

Senior Sales Consultant

Denise joined the team in October 2014 with over 11 years’ experience within the property industry. Having grown up in Devon, she moved to Hockley in 1992 where she has lived since with her husband...

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Chloe Bridges

Trainee Sales Consultant

Chloe joined us in July 2018 and she is a fantastic addition to our Hockley team. Her main roles include arranging and carrying out accompanied viewings as well as provide our vendors with regular ...

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Claire Crome

Sales Consultant

Claire is one of our newest additions to our team, having joined in November 2017. She helps arrange and conduct our accompanied viewings as well as provide our vendors with regular feedback.

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Janice Wheeler

Secretary

Having previously worked for a total of 23 years with the banking industry in London, Janice joined us in March 2004.

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Deborah Hickman

Secretary

Following on from a career at a city stock brokers Deb then had her two children. She has since worked for financial advisors and conveyancers. before joining us in August 2012.

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Chris Conway

Independent Mortgage Broker

Chris works for a reputable independent mortgage brokers based in Southend. He works from our office and looks after all of our clients’ mortgage related queries using his experience as an ex-agent...

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