These days it's a thriving community packed with swanky apartments but the history of this Kent island goes back a long way.
As scores of people relocate in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, house prices have been rocketing in a sought-after Kent destination.
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More than 20 news flats will be built across a district as part of a £3 million scheme to provide accommodation to the temporarily homeless.
Contentious plans to build 900 homes on farmland could finally get the nod from councillors next week after again being recommended for approval.
Estate agents in Kent are being rushed off their feet as the demand for buying properties continues to soar after the coronavirus lockdown.
Take a look around an historic £1.1 million home with acres of land which is up for sale.
This gorgeous home is one of the county's most looked at of late - and it's in a castle which really is fit for royalty.
It may be plainly advertised as a two-bed terrace, but a medieval house up for sale is known for its grisly role in one history's most famous murders.
There will now be 50 more apartments for over 65s at a retirement village, after additional plans were give the thumbs up.
Developers are finalising proposals to demolish an old asylum in order to make way for a new housing development.
A planning application is seeking permission to restore a former theatre and tearoom, and build a nine-storey modern apartment block above it.
A housing provider is looking to demolish an old block and build new flats aimed at older people in a town centre site.
Britain's oldest hospital will be converted into 155 homes over the next three years after £1.4 million plans got the nod.
An application for hundreds of homes opposite Betteshanger Park has been submitted by the new owner.
Plans for the first homes in a new village as part of a huge garden city development have been given the green light by planners.
The latest phase of a huge 1,400-home riverside development costing £417m has been given the green light.
A Kent estate agency has launched a scheme for NHS staff fighting the coronavirus to stay in properties close to hospitals at reduced rates.
House prices in one Kent town have soared by the eighth greatest amount of anywhere in the UK - here's how all areas of the county performed.
A developer says he will appeal against a planning decision after proposals for an exclusive scheme dubbed a 'millionaires enclave' were rejected.
An historic tower, which is also a family home, is back on the market - with a hefty chunk cut off the asking price.
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