A charming three-bedroom bay fronted Victorian terrace in the sought-after location of Pound Lane which offers prestigious views of Canterbury Cathedral.
This wonderful home has some stunning features such as stripped floorboards and wooden sash windows. The property also benefits from a 30ft rear garden which has been beautifully landscaped and is a real asset to a property this close to the city centre.
A handsome wood front door with brass fixtures opens into a light and airy sitting room with window seat built into the bay window. The chimney breast has an opening perfect to house a wood burning stove or works perfectly as a feature in this Victorian terrace.
A hallway brings you down to a second reception room which lends itself to a delightful dining area or home office and boasts views of the garden through the sash window.
The kitchen area has an array of white gloss wall and floor units set around textured painted tiles. An induction hob and cooker are integrated in this space and sits opposite the stainless-steel sink which looks out onto the side return.
A step down takes you to the rear door for access to the garden. To the right there is a well-appointed family bathroom which comprises of a simple suite with shower over the bath. Plans have been drawn up to have the bathroom moved upstairs and a dining area created in this space.
To the first floor the exposed wood flooring continues, and one will find three generously proportioned bedrooms. The rear bedrooms have lovely views out to the Cathedral and the Marlowe theatre, whereas the main bedroom at the front looks out onto Sudbury towers, a flint building dating back to the early 1300s. This room has fitted wardrobes and an original cast iron fireplace. Further accommodation could be offered with a loft conversion, planning and architect drawings have been approved.
The southeast facing garden has been stylishly landscaped with slatted fencing and flower beds bordering a decking area. Steppingstones lead you to a gravelled area which is ample space for a garden room or summer house, there is gated access to permit parking at the rear of the property. Mature trees surround the garden giving a delicate amount of shade and adding a sense of peace and privacy.
Pound Lane sits within the walls of the vibrant Cathedral city of Canterbury which 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.
Canterbury has an excellent choice of educational amenities, ranging from Grammar schools to well-regarded private schools and three universities. Canterbury offers a regular rail service to London Victoria, Charing Cross and Cannon Street and the high-speed rail link connects with Londons St Pancras from Canterbury West station in just under one hour.
Ashford International station and the Channel Tunnel at Folkestone are both about 14 miles away and provide regular Eurostar and shuttle services to the continent, whilst the A2/M2 motorway provides good access to both London and the Channel port of Dover.
Whitstable with its beautiful beaches and bustling town centre is less than seven miles from the property. The town has a variety of independent shops and boutiques, as well as numerous restaurants, bars, cafes and excellent leisure facilities.
The surrounding countryside is predominantly farmland and is ideal for those who enjoy outdoor pursuits, such as walking and horse riding, whilst the nearby Stodmarsh Nature Reserve offers excellent bird watching.
There are also numerous pretty villages nearby with typical village pubs to visit, such as Wingham, Littlebourne, Ickham and Wickhambreaux, giving you the ideal balance between city and country living
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