Peaceful Cul-De-Sac Location With Close To Canterbury
Wonderful Rural Walks Within Easy Reach
EPC RATING: E
Full property description
A fantastic 1960s built, semi detached home in a peaceful cul-de-sac location in a popular residential area of south west Canterbury. With two good sized bedrooms and a splendid loft room the property also boasts driveway parking for numerous vehicles, a garage and sizeable cabin/summer house.
A part frosted, stained glass UPVC door, in the gable wall of the property opens into a bright, spacious entrance hallway. On the left, the living room spans the front of the house, straight ahead are the stairs to the first floor, beyond these there is a large storage cupboard with the wc adjacent, whilst to the right, at the rear is the kitchen. Hard wearing, attractive ceramic floor tiles flow seamlessly from the hallway into the kitchen.
The spacious living room is accessed via double doors and has a large picture window providing splendid natural light and a panoramic view of the established front garden. The room is further enhanced by the beautiful, engineered oak flooring.
The dual aspect kitchen has a range of wall and base units, with natural wood effect roll top work surfaces. There is a useful breakfast bar as well as an integrated oven, a four-ring gas hob and space for white goods. A UPVC door opens into a splendid conservatory, with French doors to the rear garden.
Adjacent to the kitchen, the large wc has utility room potential. There are shaker style base units with roll top work surface and a basin, as well as plumbing for a washing machine.
To the first floor an ÂLÂ shaped, galleried landing gives access to a family bathroom, two bedrooms and the stairs to the attic room. The recently fitted, well appointed bathroom overlooks the rear garden. With stylish metro tiling and a handsome traditionally, styled pedestal basin and WC the bathroom has a beautiful claw footed, roll top bath, heated towel rail and generous double shower.
Next to the bathroom is a good sized nursery/bedroom, with attractive wood effect laminate flooring. Spanning the front of the first floor, the main bedroom has stylish grey laminate flooring, a huge picture window and its own built-in storage.
The stairs to the loft room have useful built-in storage, as well as a window to the side providing a glimpse of the magnificent spires of Canterbury Cathedral to the east. The splendid sized loft room has a dormer window to the rear providing sumptuous arboreal views across the residential gardens behind and beautiful countryside beyond.
The front garden is approximately 80 ft long with a block paved drive for at least 6 cars terminating in the semi-detached brick garage., There is an ample lawn an attractive mature conifer towards the front where there is also a shingle area for further parking.
The rear garden is approximately 64 ft long. A decked area behind the conservatory has a path between it and the garage leading to steps down to an ample lawn. To the rear of the garden there is a substantial ÂLÂ shaped cabin with power kitchen/dining area and a separate shower room with WC and basin.
SITUATION: The property is situated in a quiet cul-de-sac, just over a mile from the cathedral city of Canterbury. With easy access to open fields and woodland it is an ideal location for country walks and riding. The vibrant cathedral city of Canterbury offers a wide choice of amenities including a range of High Street and independent retailers, restaurants, pubs, leisure facilities and the very popular recently refurbished Marlowe Theatre. It also has an excellent selection of both state and independent schools, along with three universities, two mainline railway stations, two hospitals and a very good bus service.
A popular tourist destination, historical Canterbury is consistently one of the most-visited cities in the United Kingdom, with the city's economy heavily reliant upon tourism. The city is home to many ancient structures including a city wall founded in Roman times and rebuilt in the 14th century, the ruins of St Augustine's Abbey and a Norman castle, and the oldest extant school in the world, the King's School.
The city is served by a regular rail service to London Victoria, Charing Cross and Cannon Street and the high speed rail link connects with LondonÂs St Pancras from Canterbury West station in just under one hour, making this an ideal destination for commuters. There are also excellent road links to London and the coast via the nearby A2/M2 which can be accessed from Wincheap, whilst the Channel Tunnel (15 miles) offers a regular service to the continent.
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