4 bedroom detached house for sale

KINGSDOWN

Under Offer £1,500,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Hall,
  • Sitting room, dining room
  • Breakfast room, fitted kitchen
  • 4 bedrooms one with ensuite-bathroom
  • Superb pool house with swimming pool/entertaining room/changing/shower room
  • Large workshop, tractor/implement store
  • Double garage
  • Parking area for approx. 20 vehicles
  • Garden of approx. 2 acres.
  • A copy of this property can be viewed on Youtube by searching 'Derrymore The Leas Kingsdown Kent

Full description

An impressive detached house situated in a fabulous location on top of the famous white cliffs with uninterrupted panoramic views over the English Channel to the coast of France. 'Derrymore' has been owned by the vendors for almost twenty years during which time they have carried out many improvements most significantly the addition of a superb Pool House/Entertaining room with a 49'2 x 16'4 (15m x 5m) pool, bar and shower/changing room.

The main house accommodation comprises; Entrance porch, lobby, hall, sitting room, dining room and study, fully fitted kitchen with an extensive range of built in appliances and an adjacent breakfast room. Upstairs is the master bedroom with en-suite bathroom, 3 further bedrooms and a family bathroom. Outside a block paved driveway/parking area for approx. 20 vehicles, double garage, workshop and tractor shed. The gardens extend to just under 2 acres, mainly lawn with a fishpond and two paved terraces and an inner courtyard.

There is permission to replace the dining room bay window with an orangery style extension (planning ref: Dov 13/00521). There is also ample room space to extend the house or possibly convert the garages and or workshop into ancillary accommodation (subject to the usual consents).

KINGSDOWN is a former fishing village of charm and character and offers a range of leisure activities. In the village there is a small selection of shops and amenities including a Post Office, Newsagent, Hairdresser, Butcher, three Public Houses, the Church of St Johns and a Primary School. Recreational activities include water sports and fishing along with the Kingsdown Golf Course. The historic coastal town of DEAL has a good variety of shopping and leisure facilities yet still retains much of its character as a former maritime town. DOVER, with its docks and cross-Channel services, is seven miles away, offering fast access to the Continent and fast Rail Link access to London St Pancras travelling from nearby Walmer (approx.2.5 miles) will take just 1hr 20mins. There is also a fast train service from Deal.

The accommodation with approximate measurements comprises:

ENTRANCE PORCH
Supported by stone columns. Double hardwood panelled door to:
ENTRANCE LOBBY
Inset down lighters, half glazed panelled door to:
HALL
Half panelled walls with display niche, dentil pattern cornice, inset down lighters, cast iron radiator

SITTING ROOM
25' x 14'8 (7.62m x 4.47m) Triple aspect with lovely Channel views & window looking onto inner courtyard. Contemporary style stone fireplace with inset wood burning stove, double radiator, TV point, 4 wall light points. Sliding glazed door to indoor swimming pool.

DINING ROOM
23' x 15' narrowing to 13' (7.01m x 4.57m narrowing to 3.96m) Superb panoramic Channel views. Range of built in cupboards, polished oak parquet flooring, cast iron radiator, moulded cornice, 2 wall light points, double doors to garden.

STUDY
9'11 x 9'11 (3.04m x 3.04m) Lovely panoramic Channel views, cast iron radiator.

From Hall an archway supported by fluted pilasters opens to:

BREAKFAST ROOM
9'7 x 9'3 (2.92m x 2.82m) Window overlooking inner courtyard, double radiator, TV point, inset downlighters, understairs cupboard. Opening to:

KITCHEN
19'8 x 11' (5.99m x 3.35m) Fitted with a range of white lacquered fronted floor & wall cupboards with solid granite work surfaces, inset stainless steel sink with waste disposal unit. Inset Neff induction hob & deep fat fryer, stainless steel & glass extractor/light over. Built in stainless steel appliances including AEG oven, Miele Steam oven & Microwave, American style fridge/freezer with water & ice dispenser, wine cooler, inset Bosch food processor drive unit with various attachments, Miele coffee maker, integral Neff dryer, Miele washing machine & AEG dishwasher, kick plate level heater, ceramic tiled floor, half glazed door to inner courtyard.
From hall impressive panelled staircase with 2 inset display niches to:

FIRST FLOOR

LANDING
Half panelled walls, dentil pattern cornice, inset down lighters, linen cupboard, cast iron radiator. Access hatch with ladder to part boarded roof space.

MASTER BEDROOM
25' x 11' (7.62m x 3.35m) Panoramic Channel views. Extensive range of built in bedroom furniture including wardrobes, drawer units, shelving, bedside cabinets & overhead lockers, dressing table with mirror and inset lighting, 2 double radiators, TV point, 2 wall light points. Concealed door to:

EN-SUITE BATHROOM
9' x 6' (2.74m x 1.83m) White suite comprising tile panelled bath with spray mixer, pedestal wash hand basin, low level toilet suite , walk in double width fully tiled shower, cast iron radiator chrome & brass heated towel rail, fully tiled walls, inset down lighters, mirror fronted cabinet with built in light & shaver point.

BEDROOM 2
15' x 10'(4.57m x 3.05m). Panoramic Channel views, double radiator, range of built in wardrobes, drawer units, and dressing table, shelving & overhead lockers.

BEDROOM 3
10' x 10' plus recess (3.05m x 3.05m) plus recess. Panoramic Channel views, double radiator, half panelled walls, TV point, and built-in wardrobe.

BEDROOM 4
8'5 x 6'3 (2.57m x 1.91m) View over inner courtyard, double radiator.

BATHROOM
8'10 x 6'3 (2.69m x 1.91m) Victorian style suite comprising roll top bath with spray mixer, pedestal wash hand basin, high level W.C., radiator/towel rail. Fully tiled walls, inset down lighters, mirror fronted cabinet with inset lighting & shaver point.

From sitting room sliding glazed door to;


POOL HOUSE
62' x 30' narrowing to 26' (18.90m x 9.14m narrowing to 7.92m) A most impressive space for entertaining. Quadruple aspect with superb views over the channel, gardens & inner courtyard. Built in bar, TV point, 5 sets of sliding doors to garden & inner courtyard. Fully tiled floor with underfloor vented heating & extraction system; Swimming pool 49'2 x 16'4, 2'5 max depth, 3'2 (15m x 5m, 2.5m max depth, 1m) at shallow end. Connecting door to:

CHANGING/SHOWER ROOM
8'9 x 8' (2.67m x 2.44m) Fully tiled walls and floor. Corner shower cubicle, low level toilet suite, pedestal wash hand basin, inset mirror, ladder style radiator/towel rail, inset down lighters, mirror fronted cabinet with inset light & shaver point.

OUTSIDE
Block paved driveway/parking area for approximately 20 vehicles, central fountain, gateways to garden corner planting with palm trees

DOUBLE GARAGE
17'9 x 17' 6 (5.41m x 5.33m) Twin roller shutter doors, built in workbench & cupboards. Sink, 2 double radiators, light & power. Connecting door to pool house.

WORKSHOP
40' max 34' min x 13'6 plus recess 11'4 x 7'6 (12.19m max 10.36m min plus recess 3.45m x 2.29m) Light & power; Folding garage door & personal door (potential to convert to other uses subject to the usual consents)

TRACTOR/IMPLEMENT STORE
9'7 x 8'8 (2.92m x 2.64m) Double doors, light & power.

INNER COURTYARD
Paved seating area with loggia. Shrub borders, outside lighting, steps down to:

BOILER HOUSE/ PLANT ROOM
Worcester oil fired boiler for central heating and domestic hot water. Calorex oil fired boiler for heating pool water & ventilation system for pool house. Filtration unit for pool.

GARDENS
The garden extends to just under 2 acres.
Level sunken grassed area with raised banking (potential to create a tennis Court). Gravel pathways, brick retaining walls/planters; 2 paved terraces. The vendors have commissioned a Landscape Architect to create an impressive plan & planting scheme. Whilst some work has commenced it is for the new owners to complete if they so wish.

To do a viewing of video of this property via youtube please use link

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YNmeOHH2Qsk&sns=em or by searching Derrymore The Leas Kingsdown Kent

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
01 March 2016

Nearest stations

  • Walmer (2.2 mi)
  • Martin Mill (2.4 mi)
  • Deal (3.4 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Walmer (2.2 mi)
  • Martin Mill (2.4 mi)
  • Deal (3.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Marshall & Clarke, St Margarets-At-Cliffe

High Street, St. Margarets-At-Cliffe, CT15 6AT

01304 278042 Local call rate

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