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1 bedroom apartment for sale

Roper Road


Property Description

Key features

  • 1 Bedroom apartment
  • High grade finish
  • Next to Canterbury west train station
  • Built in appliances to the kitchen
  • Walking distance to city centre
  • Parking is available

Full description

Are you over 55? If so you have the opportunity to live in this elegant one bedroom apartment right in the centre of Canterbury and within a 10 minute walk to Canterbury west train station that has the direct high speed train to London St Pancras. To the entrance of this apartment you will find a large storage cupboard, shower room, master bedroom, large living/dining room with dual aspect windows and the kitchen which has a window to side bringing in lots of light. The Apartment and the building has been finished to a high standard and comes equipped with a security intercom, a receptionist that works 5 days a week, a communal lounge, optional laundry room and guest parking

Roper Road is located in St Dunstan's which is in Canterbury city centre, with its wealth of shopping, leisure and recreational facilities accessed within a 10 minute walk. The popular Beverley Meadow park is down the road, whilst St Dunstan's High Street is on hand with its local butchers, bakers and green grocers as well as the new Sainsbury's Local supermarket.

The property is situated within the city of Canterbury, being within easy access of the High Street and all its amenities. These include an excellent modern shopping centre, the University of Kent, Canterbury Christchurch College and other colleges, together with an excellent choice of schools in both the public and private sectors. In addition to the High Street is the Kings Mile, which is a lovely mall of boutique style shops, cafes, eateries and public houses.

Sporting and recreational opportunities nearby include: golf at Scotland Hills, Canterbury, sailing at Whitstable Yacht Club and Herne Bay, county cricket at Canterbury and day trips to France via Eurotunnel, all within easy access. In addition, the recently refurbished Marlowe Theatre, the spectacular Beaney House of Art & Knowledge and the Gulbenkian (theatre, cinema and caf bar) at the University of Kent, all provide a wealth of excellent entertainment in Canterbury.

Canterbury has two mainline railway stations, with Canterbury West offering the high speed service to London (St Pancras 56 mins). The property is also within easy access of the A2 dual carriageway, which in turn links to the Channel Port of Dover and Brenley Corner at Faversham, adjoining the M2 / A299 (Thanet Way) linking London and the coastal towns respectively. Ashford International (15.4 miles, London St Pancras 38 mins) which also has services to the continent via Eurostar (Paris 1 hr 52 mins) or via Eurotunnel at Cheriton (19.3 miles, Calais 35 mins).

Entrance Hallway -

Bathroom -

Master Bedroom - 2.79m x 4.78m -

Living Room - 3.17m x 5.87m -

Kitchen - 2.16m x 2.36m -

Communal Laundry - Washing machines, tumble dryers, sink and ironing board plus seating area. The cost of this is included in the service charge.

Communal Lounge & Communal Kitchen - Available as a casual meeting place or for organised events for all owners. The area is also available to be privately hired for a fee (fee placed in the Lodge's trust account).

Communal Gardens - Landscaped gardens to the rear providing patio areas for seating, lawned areas, and illuminated pathways with a wooden pergola over. There is also parking provision within the grounds for residents use, and undercover areas for motabilty scooter parking, which includes power sockets for recharging.

Camera video entry system to building
9.00-17.00 Manager on site Mon- Fri (on call)
24 hour Care Line support system
Guest suite available for visiting friends or relatives.
Intruder alarm system to building
Radiators are heated via communal boilers (cost of central heating included in service charge)

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
02 June 2016

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