Type: Detached House
GUIDE PRICE £725,000
Property Description: Guide Price: £725,000 - £750,000. This superb six bedroom detached house is in a desirable location, close to Canterburys vibrant city centre, with an excellent choice of schools, local amenities, leisure facilities and transport links making it the perfect family home. The spacious accommodation comprises a welcoming entrance hallway with three useful storage cupboards and stairs leading to the first floor. From here there is access to a downstairs shower room, two ground floor bedrooms and both reception rooms. The generous living room has plenty of space for soft furnishings and French doors leading out to the garden. The open plan dining/sitting room also has French doors leading to the garden and provides a wonderful space for the family to gather together; whether it be casual dining, after school homework time or relaxed weekends. The direct access to the kitchen also makes it a great space for formal dining and entertaining guests with a dinner party. The galley style kitchen is well fitted with a range of cream wall mounted and base units offering plenty of storage. There is space for a freestanding cooker, a fridge/freezer and plumbing for a dishwasher. The separate utility room has space for a washing machine. Upstairs there are three double bedrooms all with built in wardrobes and a single bedroom which would be ideal for use as a home office or study for those that require a space to work from home. Both bedrooms to the rear of the property enjoy stunning, far reaching countryside views. This floor is completed by the family bathroom which is partly tiled with a matching white suite and a shower over the bath.
Outside: The sunny rear garden is fully enclosed with a delightful south westerly aspect. There are a variety of mature trees along the boundary providing a high level of privacy and seclusion. A large paved patio extends across the back of the property and can be accessed from the living room, sitting room or utility room. Here there is plenty of space for outdoor seating to sit and relax after a long day at work or entertain guests with a barbecue in the summer months. The rest of the garden is laid to lawn with flowerbed borders to add a splash of colour and a useful shed for storage. To the front of the property where there is a block paved driveway with parking for three cars.
Location: The Foreland is a sought after residential road in the popular South Canterbury area, close to the Kent County Cricket Ground where there is a Sainsbury's local convenience store. The property is just over a mile from the historic city centre and is well placed for easy access to the M2/A2 & A28. The highly regarded Simon Langton Grammar Schools, St Anselm's Secondary School and Pilgrims Way Primary School are all close by with good Ofsted reports in their most recent inspections. For those in need of retail therapy Canterbury hosts an array of shops and boutiques, along with fine dining and restaurants serving dishes from across the globe. To complete Canterbury’s unique experience, there are welcoming pubs and wine bars. The property is less than 0.4 miles from Kent & Canterbury Hospital and approximately 0.3 miles to the BMI Chaucer Hospital. Canterbury East train station is 1.1 miles away whilst Canterbury West train station is only 1.7 miles away offering high-speed rail links that will get you to London St Pancras is under an hour.
Directions: www.google.co.uk/maps - CT1 3NS
Council Tax: To check council tax for this property, please refer to www.gov.uk/council-tax-bands
Local Authority: Canterbury City Council - 01227 862 000. Kent County Council - 0845 247 247
Services: Gas central heating. Mains water, drainage and electricity.
Tenure: This property is freehold and is sold with vacant possession upon completion
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