5 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

High Street, Lyminge, Folkestone

Sold STC £475,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Semi detached period residence
  • Five bedrooms
  • Many character features remaining
  • Good sized garden

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty, the popular village of Lyminge benefits from a village store and post office, together with a pharmacy and take away shops as well as a modern purpose built primary school. The nearby Cinque Port town of Hythe offers the all important Waitrose store, together with Sainsbury's and Aldi. The historic Royal Military Canal runs through the centre of the town and Hythe also offers an unspoilt seafront. Secondary schooling is available in Folkestone, including both boys' and girls grammar schools. The town's railway stations also offer fast access to London St Pancras in just over fifty minutes. The M20 Motorway, Channel Tunnel Terminal and Port of Dover are also all easily accessed by car. The Cathedral city of Canterbury is approximately twenty five minutes by car and offers many cultural facilities including the Cathedral and Marlowe Theatre and a superb selection of shops.

A beautifully presented five bedroom semi-detached residence having been sympathetically updated, retaining many character features including many of the original sash windows, presented in superb order. The decorations also reflect the era of property as does the bespoke 'Thoroughly Wood' kitchen. The property boasts gas central heating and enjoys a well tended established, good sized garden with a pathway leading to a potential garage with room over. There is also space to the side of the property for a garage extension/ driveway subject to obtaining a dropped curb and relevant planning permission.

ENTRANCE PORCH with part glazed double doors, quarry tiled floor

RECEPTION HALL with part coloured leaded light original front door, dado rail with coordinating decoration, coved ceiling, radiator, feature stripped wood balustrade to stair case leading to

FIRST FLOOR
Built in cupboards under stairs, heating thermostat

SITTING ROOM 16' (max) in to bay window x 12'4 having feature stone fire surround with fitted log burner, bay window with feature original sash windows, radiator, coved ceiling, picture rail and archway to

DINING ROOM 13' x 10'2 feature raised hearth area, picture rail, original sash window to rear garden, radiator and opening to

BREAKFAST ROOM 13'10 (max) x 10' twin original sash windows with outlook to garden, radiator, built in cupboard, recess to chimney breast

KITCHEN 14'8 x 6'7 having bespoke 'Thoroughly Wood' hand built cottage style kitchen with painted solid wood cupboards, deep glazed sink with mixer tap over and range of matching quality base units with oak work surfaces, high level cupboards with plate rack between, integrated dishwasher, dresser style unit, radiator and walk in shelved and tiled larder cupboard, opening to

UTILITY AREA with plumbing for washing machine

CLOAKROOM comprising modern white suite with low level WC and wash hand basin with mixer tap, double glazed window, half tiling

SMALL CONSERVATORY/ LOBBY AREA 8' x 6'2 with hard wood surrounds with inset double glazed windows and French doors to garden, ceramic tiled floor

FIRST FLOOR

LANDING AREA with attractive balustrade, coordinating decorations with dado rail, hatch to roof space

BEDROOM 16' x 13' having feature original triple sash windows, two radiators, built in his & hers wardrobe cupboards with range of hanging and shelving, these having been installed by 'Thoroughly Wood', coved ceiling

BEDROOM 13' x 10'2 double glazed window, radiator, picture rail

BEDROOM 10' x 7'2 with original sash window, radiator, built in book shelves to alcoves

BATHROOM comprising white suite with panelled bath, separate shower cubicle and large pedestal wash hand basin, low level WC, radiator, half tiling ceramic tiled floor, double glazed window with view over garden towards Church, built in airing cupboard having hot water cylinder and gas fired boiler for central heating and domestic hot water, strip pine part glazed door to hallway

SECOND FLOOR

HALF LANDING with access to rear roof area

TOP LANDING with hatch to roof space

BEDROOM 16' x 10'6 with dormer window with view over village, radiator

BEDROOM 10'6 x 9'8 with dormer window with view over garden towards church, radiator

OUTSIDE
Corrugated outbuilding, formerly the original coach house and being one of only two left in the village (with possibility for garage) with room over and door to side, right of way over rear track giving access to road. The rear garden is mainly laid to lawn with flower/shrub beds, wooden tool shed and bark chipped area to side of garage, further feature bark chipped area with inset shrubs and plants and pathway leading to house.

Side garden, outside tap, raised shrub bed and paved patio area, raised vegetable beds and side gate leading to front garden which is mainly laid to lawn with flower bed, (there is ample space for the erection of a garage, subject to the relevant planning consents being obtained together with a dropped curb).

 


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03 April 2019

Nearest stations

  • Sandling (2.7 mi)
  • Channel Tunnel Terminal (2.9 mi)
  • Westenhanger (3.1 mi)
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11 - 13 High Street, Hythe, Kent CT21 5AD

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Nearest stations

  • Sandling (2.7 mi)
  • Channel Tunnel Terminal (2.9 mi)
  • Westenhanger (3.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

C R Child & Partners, Hythe

11 - 13 High Street, Hythe, Kent CT21 5AD

01303 473331 Local call rate

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

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