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The prestigious Hawksdown Estate lies in Upper Walmer on the southern outskirts of Deal, this gated Private Estate is regarded as one of the most sought after locations for family homes in the area. The Estate lies within easy walking distance of the village centre of Upper Walmer which offers a good range of local facilities including a small supermarket, variety of grocery stores, chemist, post office and a mainline railway station.

More extensive shopping amenities are to be found in Deal town centre which offers a wide range of well-known High Street multiples as well as a high speed connection at peak times from Deal station to London St Pancras. A greater range of facilities can be found in the nearby centres of Dover, Sandwich and Canterbury. There is an excellent choice of schools in the area, both in the state and private sector and leisure amenities are particularly well catered for. A wealth of recreational and sports activities are available with Walmer Tennis Club off Archery Square, The Strand with The Downs Sailing Club and an excellent choice of Golf Links close at hand, the nearest being at The Royal Cinque Ports at Deal and a cliff top course at Kingsdown.

The Property
A handsome detached family home of brick construction under a pitched tiled roof which has been recently extended at the rear to provide an impressive vaulted family room and larger laundry/utility room. The accommodation is arranged over three floors with well proportioned accommodation throughout. The property makes an ideal family home with well balanced accommodation and spacious and secluded gardens surrounded by dense conifer screen to rear and beech hedging to front. There is ample off road parking and a detached single garage. Windows to the rear of the property have also been recently replaced with sealed double glazed units, there is a pressurised hot water system and modern gas boiler.

Side entrance door approached over a pea shingled driveway with brick steps leading to a canopied part glazed entrance door with outside carriage light opening to: -

Recessed mat-well, fitted coat hooks with further part glazed door opening into: -

Reception Hall 11' 6 x 8' 0 (3.51m x 2.44m)
maximum to include stairwell and understairs storage cupboard. Radiator, plate rack, central heating thermostat.

Close coupled WC, wash hand basin, radiator, Limestone floor tiling.

Sitting Room 19' 6 x 15' 9 (5.94m x 4.80m)
An elegant room with moulded ceiling cornices and impressive fireplace with painted, tiled and carved wood surround with mantel over and tiled hearth. Multi paned sash windows to front including window seat and Portcullis window providing access to the front garden. Three radiators, TV aerial point, dimmer switch lighting.

Dining Room 13' 5 x 12' 2 (4.09m x 3.71m)
Multi pane sash windows to front, original 1920's wood block flooring, radiator, original cast iron fireplace (presently sealed) with painted surround and mantel over, picture rail, dimmer switch lighting.

Kitchen/Family Room
L-shaped room with kitchen area 20' 1 x 10' 8 (6.12m x 3.25m) with wide opening to family room 19' 7 x 13' 0 (5.97m x 3.96m). Comprehensively remodelled and extended in December 2010 with newly fitted kitchen with matching granite effect worktops and cream faced wall and base units, 1 1/2 bowl sink unit with mixer tap and drainer, Neff ceramic hob with filter hood over. New breakfast bar feature in solid oak block with fitted book shelving and wine storage to one side divides the kitchen area from the family room extension, this delightful light airy space enjoys a triple aspect with view over garden with folding oak framed doors to one end. This vaulted room has exposed oak framing and three pairs of matching Velux windows to either pitch. Low voltage lighting including uplighters and underfloor heating with 'limestone' Italian floor tiling.

Laundry 15' 1 (to include rear lobby) x 9' 6 (4.60m x 2.90m)
Quarry tiled flooring throughout, marble effect return worktops with inset stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap and drainer, space under worktops with plumbing for washing machine, further space for tumble dryer, refridgerator and freezer. Wall mounted Baxi gas boiler, part glazed stable door to rear garden.

Cloakroom/Boot Room
Matching quarry tiled flooring, close coupled WC, wall mounted wash hand basin, range of fitted coat hooks, extractor fan.

First Floor

Built in airing cupboard housing pressurised hot water cylinder and electronic central heating programmer.

Master Bedroom Suite 18' 0 x 12' 4 (5.49m x 3.76m)
Views to front over garden. Two radiators, two built in wardrobe cupboards.

Ensuite Bathroom
Victorian style white suite comprising tiled panelled bath with chrome taps, pedestal wash hand basin with matching chrome taps and shaver point over, low level WC, tiled shower cubicle with Mira thermostatic mixer unit. Chromed towel dryer, radiator, full height wall tiling to three side, recessed low voltage downlighting.

Bedroom Two 13' 5 x 12' 2 (4.09m x 3.71m)
Two radiators.

Bedroom Three 11' 5 x 10' 10 (3.48m x 3.30m) to include chimneybreast.
Radiator, fitted shelving.

Family Bathroom
White suite comprising corner shower with Mira Thermo unit, pedestal wash hand basin, chromed towel dryer, separate radiator, ceramic tiled flooring.

Separate WC
Close coupled WC, radiator.

Second Floor


Bedroom Four 14' 7 x 11' 1 (4.45m x 3.38m) plus two dormer window recesses with secondary glazing.
Two radiators, built in eaves storage cupboard, further walk in built in cupboard.

Bedroom Five
19' 9 overall x average of 6' 0 (6.02m x 1.83m) extending to 7' 7 (2.31m) at floor level into sloping ceilings. Exposed brick wall to one end, access to eaves storage space, double height Velux windows and distant sea views.

Bedroom Six/Study 8' 7 x 7' 2 (2.62m x 2.18m) into sloping ceilings plus dormer window recess.
Radiator, access to eaves storage space.

There are enclosed gardens to the front and rear of the property with a pea shingled driveway and further pea shingled area at the front of the property providing ample off road parking for many cars. The driveway to the side leads to a brick built single garage with up and over door.

The front and rear gardens are private and secluded with high dense hedging and screening. The front garden comprises two separate rooms comprising areas of lawn with hedged boundaries and being part divided by flower border stocked with a wide variety of flowering shrubs and plants. The wider and larger rear garden is similarly laid to lawn with dense Yew, hedge and Conifer screening, there is shaped patio area to the rear of the kitchen and to the rear is a single garage. There is a useful timber workshop, garden shed and green composting area. Outside lighting and outside water supply. The plot is L-shaped and measures approximately 160' 6 x 74' 1 (48.91m x 22.57m) plus 118' 6 x 72' 8 (36.12m x 22.14m).

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
27 April 2012


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