An elegant Grade II Listed town house which dates from the late 18th Century with a separate 1 bedroom cottage annex situated just moments from the City centre. The main house has been sensitively updated to retain many period features, there are wonderfully high ceilings, sash windows, panelled walls & display alcoves and marble fireplaces.
The front door opens to an elegant entrance hall with stairs rising to the first floor and a door which leads to the sitting room which has panelled walls with display alcoves either side of a beautiful marble fireplace. The dining room has a large fireplace with wood burning stove and a window overlooks the delightful rear garden. A door leads down to the cellar which comprises of 2 areas. The kitchen is modern and well equipt with an integrated dishwasher and fridge freezer.
The first floor has a spacious landing with panelled walls, the drawing room (it is thought this room would also lend itself to becoming the master bedroom) is at the front of the house and has 2 large sash windows which flood the room with natural light. There is a further bedroom on the first floor and a bathroom which comprises a white, modern suite.
The second floor comprises the master bedroom which also has 2 large sash windows with views towards St Augustine’s Abbey. The landing leads to bedroom 2 and a shower room.
The garden is enclosed by high walls and has been beautifully landscaped using aged bricks to create raised beds and a path winds its way to the separate cottage.
The cottage comprises a small sitting room downstairs with kitchenette, w.c and shower cubicle. The bedroom is on the first floor which has an ornamental fireplace and windows overlook the garden back towards the main house.
The property is located less than 5 mins walk to the City centre and with easy access to the extensive amenities including a wide range of shops, restaurants and recreational facilities. The King’s school, Canterbury Christ Church University, Barton Court Grammar School and Simon Langton Boys & Girls Grammars are very close by. Canterbury West station provides regular high-speed services to London St. Pancras with a journey time of approximately 55 minutes.