4 bedroom town house for sale

Best Lane, Canterbury, Kent, CT1

POA

Property Description

Key features

  • Stunning Period 4 Bedroom Townhouse
  • Incredible City location
  • No onward Chain
  • Cathedral Views

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Overview
20 Best Lane is an unusually large, Grade II listed 4 bedroom townhouse sitting proudly within the City walls. Dating to the 16th Century, this superbly positioned home is spacious, light and airy presenting a wealth of unusual and quirky period features, not to mention breath-taking views of Canterbury Cathedral.

In the last 10 years, Canterbury has benefited from the high speed train link has brought London ever closer and the City palpably bustles as an ever growing and effervescent cultural hot spot. Highlights include the new Marlow Theatre, the Canterbury Festival, an excellent selection of Schools and Universities, the Cathedral and its various events throughout the year, fantastic sporting facilities and an impressive selection of further recreational amenities. One could argue that 20 Best Lane offers modern city living at is best with the added bonus of the stunning Kent countryside being only minutes from the heart of this historic City.

The Property
The entrance hall / reception room presents an attractive terracotta tiled floor and large inglenook fireplace with Bressumer beam leading to the adjacent sitting room with built-in shelving and a brick fireplace with attractive gas wood burner creating a natural centre piece to this second reception room. An immaculate handmade kitchen is found next to the sitting room where a stunning dining room has been created to replace the original courtyard garden. The dining room incorporates a double height ceiling with part glass roof and full length glass panels to one side, the atrium offering a magical 'indoor - outdoor' feeling. This kitchen / dining room is now a fantastically light and airy room which allows space for an Aga, a range cooker, American style fridge / freezer and dishwasher. There are a number of bespoke cupboards with granite worktops, integrated gas hob and electric oven. A central island with sink provides further storage and work space. Adjacent to the dining room is a useful cloakroom / wc / utility room, which currently incorporates the washing machine and separate tumble drier. There is also a single wooden and glass door leading to the neighbour's courtyard garden which 20 Best Lane retains a right of way over providing valuable access to the street.

On the first floor, there are three bedrooms, the master bedroom having windows to both the side and rear of the property offers glimpses of the Cathedral; this room has a spectacular vaulted ceiling, wooden floorboards and en-suite wet room with fully tiled floor and walls. A sliding window overlooking the breakfast room below is an unexpected plus. The two further bedrooms on this floor include a large double bedroom with a period fireplace, wooden mantel and attractive lead light windows to the front as well as a large built-in storage cupboard; bedroom three is a charming single with useful storage cupboard and thoughtful skylight. The family bathroom is immaculately appointed with bath and shower attachment, WC, bidet and wash basin. The second floor is replete with oak ceiling beams and bedroom four, a large double with views to the Cathedral is located here. There is an additional adjacent room on the second floor currently used as a hand study / office space.

Exterior
While there is no garden with this property, 20 Best Lane has a right of access to the rear and there are numerous gardens including Canterbury Three Cities Garden in Best Lane itself and Sollys Orchard Riverside Garden a short walk away. Residents parking permits are also available from the Council - subject to contract and availability.

No onward Chain.


Nearest stations

  • Canterbury West (0.3 mi)
  • Canterbury East (0.4 mi)
  • Sturry (2.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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2 Windmill Oast Benenden Road, Rolvenden, TN17 4PF

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Weald Property, Rolvenden- Sales

2 Windmill Oast Benenden Road, Rolvenden, TN17 4PF

01580 471049 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Canterbury West (0.3 mi)
  • Canterbury East (0.4 mi)
  • Sturry (2.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Weald Property, Rolvenden- Sales

2 Windmill Oast Benenden Road, Rolvenden, TN17 4PF

01580 471049 Local call rate

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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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