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2 bed detached bungalow for sale


Sandown Drive, Herne Bay CT6

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Property features

  • Well Presented Two Bedroom Detached Bungalow
  • Very Popular Location Close To All Amenities
  • 17' 4 x 10' 1 Lounge
  • Driveway Providing Off-Road Parking
  • Low Maintenance Rear Garden
  • Lovely Conservatory Off The Main Bedroom
  • Large Wet Room
  • Mainline Train Station Just Yards Away
  • Gas Central Heating & UPVC Double Glazed
  • Internal Viewing Highly Advised

Property description

Location is key with this two bedroom detached 1930's bungalow, situated within a popular residential area, close to local shops and Herne Bay's mainline train station is just at the end of the road.
The bungalow is presented in excellent order throughout and comprises; porch, entrance hall, 17' lounge, two bedrooms, kitchen, 'lean to', wet room and a lovely conservatory just off the main bedroom.
Externally the property enjoys a low maintenance rear garden with a concrete patio area, small lawn and flower bed borders. To the front of the property is a front garden with an attractive border wall with gates opening to a driveway.

Herne Bay town centre with its ever popular seafront, array of cafes, shops and restaurants is nearby and excellent transport links are very close with Herne Bay mainline train just yards away providing direct links to London Victoria (88 minutes) and the high speed Javelin train to London St. Pancras (86 minutes). Good road links are available via the A299 providing direct access to London via the M2. The Cathedral city of Canterbury is 7.9 miles away and the vibrant harbour town of Whitstable is 5.7 miles away.

Non Approved Property Details


Partially glazed painted wood front entrance doors to enclosed porch.

Entrance Hall

UPVC front entrance door. Radiator. Phone point. Power points. Thermostat control for central heating.

Lounge - 17' 4 x 10' 1 (5.29m x 3.08m)

Gas fire. Artexed ceiling. Windows to front and side overlooking front garden. Radiator. TV point. Phone point. Power points.

Kitchen - 11' 0 x 7' 8 (3.36m x 2.34m)

The kitchen is planned with a matching range of wall and base units arranged on two walls. Inset 1 1/2 bowl sink unit. Work surfaces. Walls partially tiled. Hob with extractor. Electric 'bosch' oven. Plumbing for washing machine. Pantry cupboard. Airing cupboard. Window to side. Power points. Door to side lean to.

Side Lean To - 19' 0 x 3' 6 (5.8m x 1.07m)

Windows to side. Doors to front and rear of property. Broom cupboard with wall mounted gas fired combination boiler.

Master Bedroom - 12' 3 x 10' 2 (3.74m x 3.1m)

Built in double wardrobe cupboards with shelves and hanging space. Radiator. Power points. Phone point. Patio doors to conservatory.

Bedroom Two - 9' 11 x 9' 11 (3.03m x 3.03m)

Window to rear overlooking rear garden. Radiator. Power point.

Conservatory - 9' 8 x 7' 9 (2.95m x 2.37m)

Windows to side and rear overlooking rear garden. French doors to rear garden.

Wet Room

Suite in white. Shower unit and shower rail. Wash hand basin. Low level WC. Radiator. Walls tiled. Frosted window to side.

Front Garden

Gated concrete driveway providing off-road parking. Flower beds, bushes and shrubs.

Rear Garden

The garden is landscaped for low maintenance with a concrete patio area. Flower beds, bushes and shrubs. Timber built shed. Side access to the front.

Main Services

The following mains services are connected to the property electricity, water, gas, drainage and a telephone line. All services will be subject to the appropriate companies transfer conditions.


Central heating is provided by a gas fired boiler and hot water radiators as indicated in these particulars.


The windows are generally of UPVC double glazed sealed units.


The property is to be sold freehold with vacant possession.

Council Tax

We are advised by the Valuation Office that the property is currently within Council Tax Band C. The amount payable under tax band C for the year 2016/2017 is £1,379.56.


Please ring us to make an appointment. We are open from 9am to 6pm Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm Saturdays and 10am to 4pm on Sundays.

Agent Notes

Kent Estate Agencies gives notice for themselves and for the sellers of the property, whose agents they are that any plans or mapping and measurements are approximate, quoted in metric with imperial equivalents. All are for general guidance only and whilst every attempt has been made to ensure accuracy, they must not be relied on. The measurements are provided in accordance with the R.I.C.S. Code of Measuring Practice 6th edition. The fixtures and fittings and appliances referred to have not been tested and therefore no guarantee can be given that they are in working order. Photographs are reproduced for general information and it must not be inferred that any item shown is included with the property. Prospective purchasers or lessees should seek their own professional advice. Kent Estate Agencies retain the copyright in all advertising material used to market this property. For a free valuation of your property contact the number on this brochure. Printed January 2017

Property info

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Market activity
Average price paid £277,801 Sales 558 Current average value £280,651 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change £4,547 ▲ 1.65%

Property value data/graphs for CT6

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £343,103 £278 3.3 £341,972
Semi-detached £259,569 £273 3.0 £265,306
Terraced £239,596 £272 3.0 £240,499
Flats £163,510 £236 1.7 £164,587

Current asking prices in CT6

Average: £337,780
Avg. current asking prices in CT6
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £144,998
Flats £130,687
All £131,641

Current asking rents in CT6

Average: £705 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in CT6
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £909 pcm
£1,049 pcm
£1,296 pcm
Flats £560 pcm
£749 pcm
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All £560 pcm
£786 pcm
£1,048 pcm
£1,296 pcm

Fun facts for CT6

Highest value in CT6
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Beacon Hill £556,208
Thornden Wood Road £518,644
Teal Drive £508,404
Bramley Gardens £497,734
Ashbee Gardens £494,094
Highest turnover in CT6
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Hanover Street 58.8%
Snell Gardens 58.3%
Aspen Road 56.0%
Park Road 56.0%
Pier Avenue 54.3%

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Nearby transport

  • Herne Bay (0.1 miles)
  • Chestfield & Swalecliffe (2.1 miles)
  • Whitstable (3.6 miles)
  • Manston Airport (10.1 miles)
  • London Southend Airport (23.0 miles)
  • Lydd Airport (29.4 miles)
  • Ramsgate Ferry Terminal (13.2 miles)
  • Folkestone Eurotunnel Terminal (18.6 miles)
  • Dover Eastern Docks Ferry Terminal (18.9 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Hampton Primary School (0.5 miles)
  • Herne Bay Infant School (0.6 miles)
  • Herne Bay Junior School (0.6 miles)
  • The King's School Canterbury (6.0 miles)
  • Canterbury College (6.3 miles)
  • CATS Canterbury (6.7 miles)
  • Fairlight Glen Independent Special School (0.2 miles)
  • Herne Bay High School (0.3 miles)
  • The Community College Whitstable (3.5 miles)
Note: Distances are straight line measurements

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Monthly running costs Beta

£1,172 Monthly total
Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 25,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 1.5
Your payment £899 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

These results are not provided by NatWest and are only indicative based on a repayment mortgage product. Repayments will be subject to the product provided and your circumstances.

Your home or property may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

Home Insurance Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £100,000 Average insurance cost £12/mo (£150/yr) In partnership with uSwitch
Home insurance costs explained

Home Insurance is based on the average price of a building and contents quote for a property in this area in the last 48 months.

Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy Gas £35 Electricity £43 Estimated energy cost £78/mo In partnership with uSwitch
Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 13300 kWh/year
Electricity: 3400 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority


Estimated tax band C Council tax cost £144 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.

Water Supply £13 Sewerage £26 Estimated water cost £39 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

Note: If you have 2 separate suppliers for water and sewage, you may receive 2 separate bills.

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