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2 bedroom apartment for sale

The Leas, Folkestone, Kent, CT20

Sold STC £260,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Attractive 2 bed second floor apartment
  • Stunning sea views
  • Popular Carlton Leas development
  • Level walking distance all amenities
  • Close to high speed link
  • Awaiting EPC

Full description

An attractive 2 bedroom second floor apartment with direct sea views across the English Channel situated in the popular Carlton Leas development, within walking distance of the town centre.

Situation & Description - Carlton Leas is situated on the famous Leas Promenade, close to the town centre, convenient for shops and amenities. There is a sports and leisure complex in nearby Hythe, 3 golf clubs in the area and opportunities to enjoy water sports along the coastline. The Leas Cliff Hall nearby offers a variety of live entertainment throughout the year. The cathedral city of Canterbury with its shops and theatre is approximately 20 miles away.

Communications are excellent with access to the Continent by the Eurostar services from Ashford International, the Channel tunnel Terminal at Cheriton, or via Dover harbour. The M20 motorway is a short drive away leading to London and the M25 orbital. There is a mainline railway station nearby offering services to Ashford and London Charing Cross. The new high speed rail link with a journey time of under an hour to London St Pancras is also in close proximity.

Carlton Leas is a luxury development sub-divided into four blocks of twelve apartments with one lift serving each block. The hallway of each floor serves just two apartments. Each apartment has a balcony, video entryphone, private underground parking facility, concealed refuse chute, individual room thermostats and uPVC sealed unit windows. Other benefits are the superb south facing position with glorious views over the English Channel towards France and the lawns and gardens of the famous Leas Promenade.

Hall - ` (`) - Video entryphone, built in cloaks cupboard, built in linen cupboard with hot water tank and electric immersion heater fitted, 3 wall light points, Elvaco heater.

Sitting Room - Double aspect room with decorative fireplace surround with marble slip and hearth, 2 Elvaco heaters, 4 wall light points, sliding doors to balcony.

Kitchen - Shaker style units comprising sink unit with 1 1/2 bowls and mixer tap set in work top with cupboard and Philips Whirlpool washer/dryer under, further work surfaces with cupboards, drawers and integrated Philips Whirlpool dishwasher, Philips Whirlpool oven and ceramic hob, extractor hood over, range of matching wall mounted cupboards, glass fronted display cupboards, concealed lighting below, book shelves, serving hatch to sitting room, integrated fridge/freezer, Elvaco heater, space for small table, part tiled walls.

Bedroom 1 - Double aspect bedroom with built in double wardrobe cupboard with hanging and shelf over, 2 wall light points, Elvaco heater.

En Suite Shower Room - Large shower cubicle with thermostatic shower, large overhead rose, separate hand shower, folding seat, pedestal wash hand basin, low level W.C., Elvaco heater, part tiled walls, electric shaver point.

Bedroom 2 - Built in cupboard with hanging and shelf over, Elvaco heater.

Bathroom - Panelled bath with twin grips, mixer tap and shower attachment over, pedestal wash hand basin, low level W.C., electric shaver socket, part tiled walls, Dimplex wall heater.

Parking - Secure underground parking space.

General Information - SERVICES

Mains water, electricity and drainage are connected. Central heating from the Elvaco heating system. Hot water from an electric immersion heater. (The central heating and hot water system(s), together with any appliances mentioned in the particulars, have not been tested by Smith-Woolley & Perry).




120 years from 1984.


£300 per annum.


The maintenance charge, subject to budget, for the year ending March 2017 is £2,304.28 including water rates. All charges payable in advance quarterly.

Surface car parking charge for the year ending March 2017 £42.00 per annum.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
24 May 2016


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