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Property details

  • 5 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • 4 reception rooms
  • Floor area 2,224 sq. ft


  • A project of two halves
  • A large five bedroom dwelling
  • A chance to build an architect designed detached bungalow
  • Outstanding views
  • Discreetly located
  • Perfect for a self builder
  • No Chain worries

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***five bedroom house and planning for A separate dwelling - perfect for the self-builder or anyone looking for an investment...

Offered here is a project of two halves, the chance to build an architect designed detached dwelling and to bring a generous size five bedroom detached property, back to its former glory. Planning approved by Dover District Council, under ref: 18/01117.

Derwent is a located in an elevated position with outstanding views over the valley and the village of River.
The ground floor comprises of a bright a spacious double reception room which leads into a conservatory, the dining room is to the rear of the house and adjacent to the kitchen which is fitted with wall and floor cupboards. There are two double bedrooms on the ground floor and across the hallway is the study which has a large window looking over the garden, there is also a cloakroom, family bathroom and a larder.

On the first floor you will find three double bedroom with the master bedroom having fitted cupboards, a basin, eaves storage and views across to Dover. The other two bedrooms also have fitted wardrobes and enjoy wonderful valley views.

Externally the property boasts a wealth of outside space around the entire property with off street parking for several vehicles plus a large garage and garden shed.

River is a sought-after village situated between the historic town of Dover and the neighbouring village of Temple Ewell. In transport terms, River is well connected, being close to the A2 and A20 trunk routes having a railway station at Kearsney with direct services to London and only three miles from the Port of Dover.

River has a strong identity and sense of place in Dover. The village has a Primary school taking almost all of its intake from the village itself. Its population supports a wide variety of local interest groups such as drama, gardening and society activities. The village has a recreation park and nearby is a historic park with its lavish grounds at Kearsney Abbey and another two adjacent parks namely Russell Gardens and Bushy Ruff.

The village presently has three public houses, a green grocer, a Co-Op convenience store and still retains its Post Office which combines a pharmacy.

Ground Floor


Reception Room (5.54m x 4.09m (18'2 x 13'5))

Reception Room (4.09m x 3.18m (13'5 x 10'5))

Conservatory (4.14m x 1.83m (13'7 x 6'0))

Kitchen (4.55m x 3.18m (14'11 x 10'5))

Dining Room (4.88m x 3.15m (16'0" x 10'4"))

Bath And Shower Room

Separate W.C.

Bedroom (4.39m x 3.05m (14'5 x 10'0))

Bedroom (4.39m x 3.18m (14'5 x 10'5))

Study (3.05m x 2.51m (10'0 x 8'3))

First Floor


Bedroom (5.28m x 3.35m (17'4 x 11'0))

With built-in cupboard

Bedroom (3.94m x 3.71m (12'11 x 12'2))

With built-in cupboard

Bedroom (4.39m x 2.90m (14'5 x 9'6))

With built-in cupboard



Off street parking for several vehicles plus a large garage and garden shed. The gardens are mostly laid to lawn with a variety of shrubs and provides access into the under-house storage areas.


Map & Nearby

Local Amenities

  • Kearsney (Kent) 0.5 miles
  • Dover Priory 1.7 miles
  • River Primary School 0.1 miles
  • Temple Ewell Church of England Primary School 0.7 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Kearsney (Kent) 0.5 miles
  • Dover Priory 1.7 miles
  • River Primary School 0.1 miles
  • Temple Ewell Church of England Primary School 0.7 miles
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Sold prices provided by Land Registry
11th Feb 2019 £525,000 First listed
1st Oct 2007 £400,000 Last sold

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