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£600,000

4 bed detached house for sale Canterbury Road, Lydden, Dover CT15

4 beds
2 baths
2 receptions
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Property location

Nearby amenities

  • Lydden Primary School0.3 miles
  • Temple Ewell Church of England Primary School1.1 miles
  • Kearsney (Kent)1.3 miles
  • Shepherds Well2.1 miles

Features and description

  • Freehold
  • Immaculately Presented Detached Property
  • Panoramic Views Across The Lydden Valley
  • Four Double Bedrooms
  • Three Reception Rooms
  • Stunning 33ft Kitchen/Family Room
  • Gated Entrance With Detached Garage & Parking For Numerous Vehicles
  • Feature Gardens Measuring 0.36 Acres
  • Easy Access To Canterbury & Dover
  • Village Location
Northwood are delighted to offer this stunning detached contemporary style property offering versatile accommodation of approximately 2000 square feet, situated in the scenic 'Lydden Valley' benefiting from panoramic views.

This impressive property has been subject of an imaginative renovation and extension programme over the last few years and we are informed by the current owners that their architects are in the process of submitting a planning application for a ground floor link to create a new vaulted entrance hall with utility/cloakroom room connecting the main house to the garage. (Drawings will be made available for any prospective purchaser to decide which plan they would like to submit ) We are advised that all costs will be paid by our client.

The Property is situated on the fringe of the sought after village of Lydden. The village itself benefits from having a local primary school rated 'good' by Ofsted, Doctors surgery, a bus route with regular buses to Canterbury and Dover along with the renowned Lydden Bell a charming old Coaching Inn which boasts a great dining and drinks menu. The neighbouring villages of River and Temple Ewell offer more day to day facilities, Co -op convenience store, Pharamacy and Post office. Both villages share the historic park, Kearsney Abbey and another two adjacent parks namely Russel Gardens and Bushy Ruff renowned for lovely walks.

There is a local train station nearby at Kearsney, and the High-speed rail link to London from Dover Priory in around 60 minutes. There are great road links nearby to the M20 and the A2/M2 both to London, or in the other direction the Channel ports. The popular White Cliffs retail and leisure park is approximately 2.5 miles away home to national supermarkets and a variety of popular fashion, dining, leisure and fitness activities for the whole family.

Also within close proximity are Kent's famous White Cliffs, Deal and Folkestone's Harbour Arm and Hythe further along the coastline. The Cathedral City of Canterbury is about 15 minutes drive with its vast array of shops, restaurants and recreational facilities, plus two theatres and the Kent County Cricket ground. There is also an excellent choice of schools in both the private and state sectors, colleges, universities and grammar schools which can also be found in Canterbury, Folkestone and Dover.

Full Description :

Tenure : Freehold

A delightful chalet style property set well back from the road on a large plot measuring 0.36 acres with parking for several vehicles in the form of a gated block paved driveway and detached garage. To the rear of the property the gardens are mostly laid to lawn with mature trees and shrubs. There is attractive ornamental pond stocked with koi carp and a large stone terrace ideal for entertaining with spectacular views to the Kent wildlife nature reserve.

Ground floor accommodation comprises of a welcoming entrance hall with stairs to first floor, modern fully fitted kitchen with living and dining space with views over the garden and hills beyond. The Kitchen is fully fitted with a range of white contemporary units under black granite work surfaces with breakfast bar, incorporating integrated appliances to include Bosch double oven, electric hob with steel extractor unit, built in washing machine and dishwasher, Kenwood American fridge freezer, 1 1/2 bowl sink unit with swan neck chrome mixer tap. The living area is open plan, both this area and the kitchen benefit from under floor heating and is an ideal space for the family and friends to gather and relax.

French doors lead out on to a superb terrace ideal for alfresco dining. The principle bedroom is located on the ground floor with doors onto the terrace. Bedroom two is currently being used as a dining room, ideal for those special occasions and there is a separate living room with two built in feature tropical fish tanks, for those working from home there is a useful study/bedroom 5. The luxurious bathroom has a freestanding rounded bath, separate shower cubicle and W. C, again with glorious views over the surrounding country side. On the first floor there are two more double bedrooms, bedroom 4 has a toilet and W.C and bedroom 3 has a wet room area and has spectacular views to the rear.

Entrance Hall:

Kitchen/ Living Room 33'4 x 15'1 ( 10.16m x 4.60m )

Sitting Room 15'1 x 11'9 ( 4.60m x 3.58m )

Principle Bedroom : 22'3 x 10'4 ( 6.78m x 3.15m )

Bedroom Two : 14'2 x 12'1 ( 4.32m x 3.68m ) Currently used as a dining room.

Study/ Bedroom 5 : 10'11 x 8'11 ( 3.33m x 2.72m )

Family Bathroom /Shower Room. Bath, Shower Cubicle, Wash hand basin, W.C.

First Floor Landing :

Bedroom Three : 16'6 x 13'4 ( 5.64m x 4.06m )

Wet Room Area : Shower, W.C, Wash hand basin.

Bedroom Four : 12'7 x 11'10 ( 3.84m x 3.61m ) Plus eaves storage.

External :

Garage :15'9 x 9'11 (4.81m x 3.03m ) Side Courtesy door, light and power connected.

To the front there is a gated entrance with a blocked paved driveway for numerous vehicles, outside lighting, large single garage with electric roller door, side pedestrian access to rear garden.

The rear garden is a particular feature of the property with far reaching views, principally laid to lawn with ornamental koi pond, mature trees and shrubs large stone terrace, summer house with power and light and wooden children's adventure play equipment.

Method of Sale :
This property is Freehold and is offered for sale with vacant possession upon completion.

Viewings : In the first instance please contact a member of the sales team to arrange an appointment.

Services :

All main services connected ( Gas central Heating )

Local Authority :

Dover District council

Council Tax Band ( E)

money laundering regulations -

1: Intending purchasers will be asked to produce identification documentation at a later stage and we would ask for your co-operation in order that there will be no delay in agreeing the sale.
2: These particulars do not constitute part or all of an offer or contract.
3: The measurements indicated are supplied for guidance only and as such must be considered incorrect.
4: Potential buyers are advised to recheck the measurements before committing to any expense.
5: Northwood has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures, fittings or services and it is the buyers interests to check the working condition of any appliances.

EPC rating: D.

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