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2 bedroom apartment for sale

Lime Tree House, Old Dover Road, Canterbury, Kent

Guide Price £495,000

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Tenure: Leasehold

A contemporary 2 bedroom penthouse apartment located within the Kent Cricket Ground

The property is located within the grounds of Kent Cricket Club, half a mile to the south side of Canterbury City, which offers an excellent shopping centre, the Marlowe Theatre, cinema and many other cultural interests.

There is an excellent choice of schools, colleges and universities in the private and state sectors, including King’s, St. Edmond’s, Kent College, and Simon Langton grammar schools for boys and girls. Recreational facilities in and around the area include championship cricket, a good selection of golf courses, sports centres and swimming pools, and water sports can be found along the coast.

Connections are good with Canterbury having two mainline railway stations - Canterbury East and Canterbury West, with Canterbury West now operating the high speed train to London St. Pancras in less than an hour. Also within easy reach is the Port of Dover, Ashford International Station and the Channel Tunnel Terminal at Cheriton, all operating services to the continent.

Canterbury 0.5 of a mile
Dover 16 miles
Folkestone 21 miles
Whitstable 9 miles
(Distances are approximate)

Apartment 5, Lime Tree House, is a stylish penthouse apartment, one of five built in early 2015 by well known and reputable local builders. It features high quality chrome finished sockets, satellite rated for HD compatibility, mains voltage LED down lighters, Ideal Logic Combi 24 boiler with under-floor water based heating system, solar PD panels discreetly situated on the roof to provide supplemented energy to communal areas, mains powered smoke alarms and water softener. The apartment is designed to conform to the Lifetime Homes requirements.

The apartment has oak internal doors, entrance hall with deep cupboards for storage and utility, superb open-plan sitting / dining / kitchen area with attractive fitted display cabinets, Karndean vinyl flooring, patio doors opening onto the balcony and a stylish, high gloss kitchen custom designed by Umbermaster, incorporating soft closing units, quartz worktops and integrated appliances complemented by ceramic tile flooring.

The master bedroom has a range of built-in wardrobes and side cabinets and beautifully fitted en suite bathroom with Laura Ashley designed ‘Hampton’ units from Roper Rhodes and free-standing Cavalier Baden bath. There is a further double bedroom with Juliette balcony and luxury family bathroom, altogether adding style and elegance to this beautiful penthouse apartment.

Communal hall
Entrance hall
Open plan sitting/dining/kitchen
Master bedroom with en suite bathroom
Further double bedroom
Family bathroom
Balcony & Juliet Balcony
Double garage
NHBC guarantee
Views out over the cricket ground
Lifetime membership to Kent Cricket Club home games

The apartment also benefits from a double integral garage which has power, light and automatic Hormann insulated sectional doors.

Proceed out of Canterbury on the Old Dover Road and continue straight for about half a mile. At the traffic lights by the “Bat & Ball” public house take a right into the Cricket Ground, passing Sainsbury’s on your left. Continue straight and the apartments will be found directly ahead of you.

Services All main services connected. The property has a 10 year NHBC guarantee from 31 July 2015.

Local Authority Canterbury City Council. Tax Band “F”.

Tenure: Leasehold with an interest in the freehold. 999 year lease (998 remaining from July 2016).

Fixtures & Fittings Fixtures and fittings are excluded from the sale but may be available by separate negotiation.

Viewing Strictly by appointment through Jackson-Stops & Staff. Tel: 01227 781600

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Added on Rightmove:
06 January 2017

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