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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Argyle Road, Whitstable, CT5

Sold STC £765,000

Property Description

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A substantial detached Victorian house in a prime location in central Whitstable, with large South facing gardens and parking for several vehicles. Whitstable station is less than 500 metres distant and the seafront, shops and restaurants are all accessible. The significantly extended accommodation is presented in enviable style and totals 2045 sq ft (190 sq m), set over three floors. The ground floor is arranged to provide an entrance hall, sitting room with study area, a large kitchen/dining room opening to the garden and a cloakroom. To the first floor are three double bedrooms and two bathrooms, and the second floor comprises a further double bedroom with dressing/study area. The exceptional South facing gardens extend to 165 ft (50 m) x 31 ft (9 m) and incorporate a decked terrace and large timber workshop. To the rear of the garden is a parking area providing off road parking for a number of vehicles, accessed via Regent Street.

Location
Argyle Road is situated within Whitstable's desirable conservation area and conveniently positioned close to local amenities, schools, shops, Whitstable station and the seafront. Whitstable itself is an increasingly popular and fashionable town by the sea with its working harbour and colourful streets of charming fisherman's cottages. The bustling High Street offers a diverse range of busy shops, individual boutiques, café bars and well regarded restaurants specialising in local seafood. The town also enjoys long stretches of shingle beaches, good yachting and watersports facilities. The mainline railway station at Whitstable provides frequent services to London (Victoria approximately 80 minutes). The high speed Javelin service provides access to London (St Pancras) with a journey time of approximately 73 minutes. The A299 is accessible providing a dual carriageway link to the A2/M2 giving access to the channel ports and connecting motorway network.

Entrance Hall (15'7 x 6'11 at maximum points.)
Entered via an obscured glazed and timber panelled door. Timber flooring. Built-in storage unit. Staircase to first floor. Recessed halogen lighting. Period style radiator. Doors to:-

Sitting Room & Study Area (26'9 x 12'2 at maximum points.)

Sitting Room (14'2 x 12'1)
Measurements inclusive of depth of double glazed square bay window to front with fitted shutters. Exposed timber flooring. Fireplace inset with Chesney's cast iron wood burning stove set over a slate hearth. Opening to:-

Study Area (11'11 x 10'2)
Fireplace with slate hearth. Exposed timber flooring. Fitted bookcase. Double glazed window to side. Double doors to kitchen/dining room. Radiator.

Kitchen/Dining Room (24'6 x 19'6)

Kitchen
Measurements inclusive of a range of contemporary base cupboard and drawer units with integrated Bosch dishwasher. Integrated Hotpoint fridge/freezer. Recess for Smeg double oven with six burner gas hob with Smeg extractor unit above and stainless steel splashback panel behind. Square edged woodblock worksurfaces inset with Franke brushed steel sink and drainer unit with mixer tap above and metro tiled splashbacks behind. Central island with cupboards beneath and square edged woodblock worksurface over. Breakfast bar. Timber flooring. Exposed brick fireplace inset with period cast iron stove. Cupboard housing Worcester Bosch combination boiler supplying domestic hot water and central heating. Double glazed window to side. Double glazed window overlooking rear garden. Double glazed double doors opening to rear garden. Recessed halogen lighting. Radiator.

Dining Room
Measurements inclusive of range of contemporary base cupboards with worksurface over. Timber flooring. Double doors to sitting room. Double glazed double doors opening to rear garden.

Cloakroom
Low level WC with concealed cistern. Wall mounted wash basin with mixer tap above. Timber flooring. Mosaic tiles to one wall. Obscured double glazed port hole style window to side. Extractor fan. Recessed halogen lighting.

First Floor Landing (9'6 x 8'11)
Double glazed windows to side. Staircase to second floor. Doors to:-

Bedroom 1 (24'6 x 19'3 at maximum points.)
Double glazed windows overlooking rear garden. Recessed halogen lighting. Radiators. Opening to:-

En-Suite Shower Room (8'1 x 5'4)
Low level W.C. Pedestal wash basin with mixer tap above. Fully enclosed shower cubicle with monsoon style shower head. Tiled flooring. Fully tiled walls. Extractor fan. Recessed halogen lighting. Light tunnel. Ladder rack heated towel rail.

Bedroom 3 (14'1 x 12'2)
Measurements inclusive of depth of double glazed square edged bay window to front with fitted shutters. Original built-in storage cupboard. Radiator.

Bedroom 4 (12'0 x 10'2)
Measurements inclusive of built-in storage cupboard. Period cast iron fireplace set into decorative timber surround. Double glazed window to side. Light tunnel. Radiator.

Bathroom (6'11 x 5'7)
Low level W.C. Panelled bath set into tiled surround with mains fed handheld shower attachment. Pedestal wash basin with mixer tap above. Partially tiled walls. Tiled flooring. Obscured double glazed window to front. Ladder rack heated towel rail.

Second Floor Landing (8'0 x 5'8)
Double glazed windows to side. Door to:-

Bedroom 2 / Dressing Area (34'8 x 13'3 at maximum points.)

Dressing / Study Area (13'3 x 10'6)
Eaves storage. Recessed halogen lighting. Opening to:-

Bedroom 2 (23'9 x 10'7)
Eaves storage. Double glazed window overlooking rear garden. Double glazed velux window to side. Radiators.

Rear Garden (165'0 x 31'0)
Immediately to the rear of the property is an area of raised decking. The remainder of the garden is predominantly laid to lawn flanked by borders stocked with mixed planting, shrubs and mature trees including apple, cherry and plum. To the rear of the garden is a large timber workshop standing on a raised platform laid with shingle and bordered by railway sleepers. To one side of the property is a storage area laid to shingle. To the other side of the property is an area laid to shingle with a personal gate providing access to the front garden. To the rear of the garden is a personal gate giving access to the parking area. The garden is enclosed by timber panelled fencing.

Workshop (22'10 x 12'5)
Timber construction with three separate compartments currently utilised as a bike store, workshop and storage shed. Power and lighting to all three.

Parking
To the rear of the garden is an area laid to stone providing off road parking for three vehicles and planted with a mature tree. Enclosed by timber panelled fencing. Accessed via Regent Street.

Front Garden
Immediately to the front of the property is a decorative tiled path extending to both sides and giving access to the covered entrance. Borders laid with shingle. The garden is enclosed by a combination of low level brick wall and hedgerow and accessed via a personal wrought iron gate to front.

Council Tax
We are advised by the Valuation Office (www.voa.gov.uk) that the property is currently within Council Tax Band D. The amount payable under tax band D for the year 2016/2017 is £1,552.01.

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Added on Rightmove:
12 May 2016

Nearest stations

  • Whitstable (0.3 mi)
  • Chestfield & Swalecliffe (1.7 mi)
  • Herne Bay (4.0 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

  • Whitstable (0.3 mi)
  • Chestfield & Swalecliffe (1.7 mi)
  • Herne Bay (4.0 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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