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The Hobby Shop


85 Preston Street,  Faversham,  Kent ME13 8NU

Tel: 01795 531666  Mobile: 07889 818727
Model Shop eCommerce Website Contact Retailer by mail

 Credit Cards accepted Electronic Payments accepted e.g. PayPal Mail Order Service available
Opening Hours: TUE-SAT 9.30am-5pm
Worldwide Export: Yes
Model Types Stocked:

Model Railways Kits Radio Control Models Diecast Models


4th November 2019


Stockists of:

- British Outline - North American Outline - European/Continental Outline -
Manufacturers stocked:
Bachmann, Hornby, Peco, Busch, Ree, Os.kar, Marklin, Minitrix, Trix, Roco, Liliput, Brawa, Acme, LS Models, Vitrains, Fleischmann, Roco, Oxford Diecast, Rivarossi, Minitrains, Ratio, Wills, Metcalfe, Preiser, Gaugemaster, Heljan, Graham Farish, Dapol
Scales & Gauges:
1mm, 2mm, 4mm, 7mm, 10mm & larger
Z, N, HO, OO, O, G, OO9, HOe, HOf
Other Model Railway Products Stocked:
Other Modelling Products Stocked:
Paints & Glues, Plastic & Card kits, Scenic Materials, Tools

The South-East's leading Continental Railway Specialist and Herpa eXtra dealer. Over 7000 in stock products available Online and in-Store. Exclusive local-Interest products. Same day dispatch worldwide mail order service. We now stock jigsaws, Lego & Brio.
[RateIT] [Write a Review] Current Rating: Four & a half Stars
 Previously submitted Customer Comments

John , Chatham - 31 May 2020 - Five Stars
Under Lockdown I have for the first time used the Hobby Shop mail order system. It has been very good and straight forward to use and safe delivery of items via the Royal Mail. Whilst no substitute for a personal visit it has been good to support a local shop under these unfortunate circumstances. Well recommended.

John , Chatham, Kent - 02 Nov 2017 - Five Stars
Great News for Kent Modellers. The Hobby Shop has moved from West Street to a much larger premises at 85 Preston Street, Faversham and remains a modellers "Aladdin's Cave" but now with greater room to view the immense stock. Top Marks to Harvey, the Manager, for making this very bold move and he deserves every success. I have been a very satisfied customer for many years and highly recommend this shop to my fellow modellers. Now worthy and as promised that 10 out of 10!

John , Chatham, Kent - 30 Dec 2016 - Four & a half Stars
Since my last rating in 2015 this shop has gone from strength to strength and really is an "oasis" in a barren area for a truly personal run model shop. The range of products has expanded even further with war gamming materials in stock, often useful for the model railway enthusiast. Lego is also now in the range. As I have said before the "10" is only held back by the need of big shop. A happy customer of many years.

John , Chatham.Kent - 31 Jul 2015 - Four & a half Stars
The manager of this shop has just instigated a full refit and this has made a significant improvement to what was already an "Aladdin's cave" of a model shop. New shelving, carpets, etc have been installed and the layout of the shop is much improved. Well recommended, yet again, as a well stocked and very friendly shop. Definitely worth a visit if you are in the faversham area. The only reason I have not given "10" is because in my view the manager needs a bigger shop!!


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Model Types Stocked: Model Railways =Model Railways, Plastic Kits =Plastic Kits, Slot Cars =Slot Cars, Radio Controlled Models =Radio Controlled Models, Diecasts =Diecasts.
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