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4 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

High Street, Littlebourne, CT3

£450,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Beautiful 4 bedroom Grade II listed property, draped in history and character and located in the superb village of Littlebourne
  • Sat on a substantial plot with potential to extend like the neighbouring property and also has historic planning for a separate 3 bedroom house
  • Amazing features including original windows, wooden flooring, exposed beams and a fully usable basement with a window
  • Great amenities in the village of Littlebourne including the Evenhill Pub and Hotel that serves food, a village store, village green & only 0.6 of a mile away from Howletts Wild Animal Park
  • 0.5 miles away from the village primary school which was rated good by Ofsted & only 4.6 miles to Canterbury where there are several secondary schools including grammar schools

Full description

This beautiful four bedroom, semi-detached house is draped in so much history and is said to be the oldest house in the village. It is understood to date back to 1549 and has been used through the years as a barn, a pub, the village hospital and a prison. The property is Grade II listed and has so much charm and character including original beams and windows. This house sits on a very generous plot and could be extended to the rear like the neighbouring property has and even has historic planning for a separate three bedroom property which subject to the usual consents could be a great investment for the next owner. The downstairs living accommodation is light and airy with a good size living room and dining room leading off with both rooms enjoying an open fire or wood burning stove. The kitchen is contemporary with integrated appliances and has access down to a fully usable basement which has a window bringing in light. Completing the downstairs there is a WC and a utility area where the washing machine is housed. Upstairs on the first level there are two good sized bedrooms, both with storage cupboards and the main bathroom which is very modern and fully tiled with a three piece white suite including a bath with shower attachment over, WC and basin. Up on the next level, the loft has been converted by the current owner and has given this property two further good sized bedroom with lots of eaves storage too. Outside there is a pretty front garden leading to the front door. To the rear is an area laid to lawn and two patio areas. There is a green house, two sheds that will remain and parking for multiple cars.
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Services
Mains water, drainage, electricity and gas.
Method of sale
The property is freehold and offered with vacant possession upon completion.
Location
The property is located in the heart of the desirable village of Littlebourne which is located 4 miles East of Canterbury and can be accessed from the A257 or via Bekesbourne Lane. Littlebourne has a regular village bus service running from Sandwich to Canterbury and the villages in between. The village has a shop which is just a 0.2 mile walk away and is located next the village green which is home to the village cricket and football teams. The Evenhill Pub is just a 0.4 mile walk away, has a traditional Victorian bar, a restaurant serving home cooked food and a 15 room hotel. The property is just 0.5 miles from a well-regarded primary school which was rated as good in its latest Ofsted report. On the outskirts of the village, just 0.6 miles from the property, is the internationally renowned Howletts Wild Animal Park which is part of the Aspinall foundation and is particularly famous for its Western Lowland Gorillas. The Harry Colt designed Canterbury Golf Course is just 2.5 miles away offering 18 holes, a floodlit driving range, a pro shop and bar with lounge. For those in need of retail therapy, Canterbury hosts an array of shops, boutiques and restaurants serving dishes from across the globe. For those wishing to commute, the nearest train stations' are Bekesbourne which is 2.1 miles and Canterbury East which is 4.6 miles away.


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Added on Rightmove:
02 July 2019

Nearest stations

  • Bekesbourne (1.4 mi)
  • Sturry (2.6 mi)
  • Adisham (2.8 mi)
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Sandersons, Canterbury

26a Castle Street, Canterbury, CT1 2QD

01227 917086 Local call rate

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Sandersons, Canterbury

26a Castle Street, Canterbury, CT1 2QD

01227 917086 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Bekesbourne (1.4 mi)
  • Sturry (2.6 mi)
  • Adisham (2.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Sandersons, Canterbury

26a Castle Street, Canterbury, CT1 2QD

01227 917086 Local call rate

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