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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Forge Lane, Marshside, Canterbury, CT3

Sold STC £375,000

Property Description

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Corner House enjoys a peaceful setting in the idyllic hamlet of Marshside, approximately 8 miles from Canterbury. The property would now benefit from a programme of updating and improvement throughout, which would result in a most comfortable family home once complete. The generous accommodation is arranged on the ground floor to provide an entrance hall, sitting room opening to the dining room, kitchen, conservatory and a cloakroom. Views across the adjoining countryside can be enjoyed from the first floor, which comprises four bedrooms and a family bathroom. The gardens surround the property to three sides. A detached garage and driveway provide off road parking for a number of vehicles. No onward chain.

Location
Marshside, designated as an area of outstanding natural beauty, is a delightful unspoilt semi-rural location conveniently situated in a central location between Canterbury (approximately 8 miles distant), Whitstable (approximately 8.5 miles distant and Thanet (Ramsgate approximately 10 miles distant). The property is within close proximity to 'The Gate Inn' public house and restaurant, Marshside Fishery and lakes and 7.5 miles distant to the popular Wingham Wildlife Park. There are also three well regarded primary schools in the surrounding villages. Access can be gained to the area from either the A2990 or the A28. Nearby Herne Bay benefits from a wide range of local facilities including retail outlets, educational facilities and a mainline railway station providing links to London.

Entrance Hall (11'7 x 5'9)
Entered via a timber panelled and glazed door with obscured glazed windows to either side with secondary glazing. Staircase to first floor with understairs storage cupboard. Cupboard housing factory lagged hot water cylinder. Built-in storage cupboard. UPVC and double glazed window to side. Doors to:-

Sitting Room (14'1 x 15'11)
Parquet flooring. UPVC and double glazed window to side. Double doors to conservatory. Radiator. Exposed brick wall with opening to:-

Dining Room (16'1 x 12'0)
Measurements inclusive of depth of UPVC and double glazed bay window overlooking rear garden. UPVC and double glazed window to side overlooking garden. Parquet flooring. Radiators. Door to:-

Kitchen (17'1 x 11'1 at maximum points.)
Measurements inclusive of a range of base cupboard and drawer units. Recess and plumbing for automatic dishwasher and washing machine. Integrated eye-level Diplomat electric double oven. Integrated fridge and integrated freezer. Roll top work surfaces inset with stainless steel sink and drainer unit with mixer tap above. Integrated Hotpoint four burner induction hob. Recess for Eurostar oil fired boiler supplying domestic hot water and central heating. Co-ordinating range of wall cupboards. UPVC and double glazed window to front. Door to dining room. Door to garden. Radiator.

Conservatory (8'8 x 5'6)
Of timber construction over a brick base with windows to three sides. Tiled flooring. Door to rear garden.

Cloakroom
Low level W.C. Wall mounted wash basin with tiled splashbacks behind. Tiled flooring. Obscured UPVC and double glazed window to side. Radiator.

First Floor Landing (13'8 x 4'3 at maximum points.)
Built-in storage cupboard. Access to loft space. Radiator. Doors to:-

Bedroom 1 (17'10 x 11'8)
plus depth of fitted wardrobe. UPVC and double glazed windows to front and side overlooking surrounding countryside. Radiator.

Bedroom 2 (14'2 x 11'10)
plus depth of fitted wardrobes. UPVC and double glazed window overlooking rear garden. Radiator.

Bedroom 3 (10'9 x 9'1)
UPVC and double glazed window overlooking rear garden. Radiator.

Bedroom 4 (10'9 x 6'7)
UPVC and double glazed window overlooking rear garden. Radiator.

Bathroom (11'9 x 9'11)
Of L shaped form. Low level W.C. Pedestal wash basin. Panelled bath. Fully enclosed shower cubicle with Aqua Profile Plus electric shower with handheld shower attachment. Fully tiled walls. Built-in storage cupboard. UPVC and double glazed window to side. Obscured UPVC and double glazed window to front. Radiator.

Garage (15'3 x 8'3)
Timber double doors to front. Personal door to garden. To the front of the garage is an area laid to concrete providing off road parking for a number of vehicles.

Store Room (6'10 x 4'6)
Housing oil tank. Window to front. Door to garden.

Gardens (73'0 x 50'0)
The gardens surround the property to three sides and are predominantly laid to lawn flanked by borders stocked with mixed planting and shrubs. Access to the garage and store room. To the front of the property is a block paved path giving access to either side of the property.

Council Tax
We are advised by the Valuation Office (www.voa.gov.uk) that the property is currently within Council Tax Band E. The amount payable under tax band E for the year 2016/2017 is £1,932.23.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
26 November 2016

Nearest stations

  • Herne Bay (3.4 mi)
  • Sturry (4.3 mi)
  • Birchington-on-Sea (5.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Christopher Hodgson, Whitstable

95-97 Tankerton Road, Whitstable, CT5 2AJ

01227 917049 Local call rate

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Christopher Hodgson, Whitstable

95-97 Tankerton Road, Whitstable, CT5 2AJ

01227 917049 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Herne Bay (3.4 mi)
  • Sturry (4.3 mi)
  • Birchington-on-Sea (5.2 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Christopher Hodgson, Whitstable

95-97 Tankerton Road, Whitstable, CT5 2AJ

01227 917049 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

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

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