4 bedroom detached bungalow for saleCanterbury Road, Selsted,
Guide Price £520,000
Crosswinds is a stunning detached four-bedroom bungalow which has been extended and refurbished to provide a high-specification modern contemporary home. The property is set back from the road on a good sized plot and provides spacious, well-proportioned living accommodation. The hub of the house is undoubtedly the delightful kitchen/dining room which opens out into the large lounge. The kitchen has Quartz work surfaces with a comprehensive range of cupboards and integrated fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and a range master oven. The vaulted ceiling gives a feeling of space and light and there are two sets of bi-folding doors leading out to the garden. The master bedroom enjoys an en-suite shower room and there is a luxury family bathroom. The property also boasts double glazing and oil fired central heating. Externally to the front the Resin Bounded driveway provides off street parking for numerous vehicles and leads to a single garage. There is a brand new electrical socket to the side of the property. The good sized rear garden has a large paved patio with external electrical sockets making it ideal for entertaining and is mainly lawned with a further potential vegetable plot area/play area. There are four useful outbuildings; two of which have full electricity and lighting, ideal for those looking to work from home.
Canterbury City Centre is approximately 9 miles away where there is a wide variety of shopping, dining and recreational facilities, as well as a number of highly regarded schools. The Port of Dover is approximately 11 miles’ distance.
Ground Floor -
Entrance Porch -
Open-Plan Kitchen/Dining Room - 6.02m x 4.29m (19'9 x 14'1) -
Lounge - 5.51m x 3.30m (18'1 x 10'10) -
Bedroom - 4.50m x 2.87m (14'9 x 9'5) -
En-Suite Shower Room -
Bedroom - 3.96m x 3.53m (13'0 x 11'7) -
Bedroom - 3.99m x 3.53m (13'1 x 11'7) -
Bedroom - 3.53m x 2.57m (11'7 x 8'5) -
Bath And Shower Room -
Front Garden/Driveway - Entered via double gates, lawn area, Resin Bounded driveway providing off street parking, leading to a single garage
Single Garage -
Rear Garden - Large paved patio with steps down to lawn with further potential vegetable plot area/play area and three useful outbuildings
The Vendor's View - We were first attracted to the propertys location; set back from the road and nestled amongst the trees within the Kent Downs. It was instantly clear it had huge development potential with the already well-proportioned rooms to reconfigure & large plot to build a fantastic extension. We aimed to create a modern, spacious four-bedroom home with modern lighting, tiling, solid wood flooring, up-to-date heating/water systems and electrics.
Without doubt our favourite feature is the Wow space; the large double aspect vaulted extension with bi-fold doors that open onto a dual-aspect raised patio. Its airy, light feel gives you a wonderful sense of space, with the beautiful views of the garden and woodlands through the bi folding doors. The space is equally amazing at night with all the modern lighting we've installed. It's lovely to sit and watch the stars through the solar powered veluxes & also the bi-fold doors with no light pollution spoiling the view.
The house is well positioned for easy access to all amenities, including primary and secondary schools, shopping and leisure opportunities in nearby Canterbury and a short distance to the many beautiful beaches along the coast. Selsted Cricket Club is directly opposite the property, while the historic Broome Park Golf & Country Club is just 2 1/2 miles away. There is a bridleway running down one side of the property making it ideal for dog walkers, horse riders, ramblers, photographers, artists etc.
The location is perfect for those working in the surrounding area or even further afield in London via the high-speed HS1 train service which takes you from Folkestone to St Pancras in 48 mins. There are also great links to Europe via the Channel Tunnel at Folkestone or the ferries at Dover docks.
This project has been an absolute labour of love. We hope someone falls in love with the property as much as we have during our time here. The thought of coming back here after a stressful day at work and sitting on the raised patio with a glass of wine, the days stresses soon fade away.
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