ST MARGARETS BAY – GUIDE PRICE £1,125,000

A substantial individually designed and built detached house offering well proportioned, generous sized accommodation. Set in attractive mature garden with superb views over South Foreland valley cliffs tops to the channel and the coast of France.

ENTRANCE LOBBY            GALLERIED ENTRANCE HALL         LOUNGE              DINING ROOM

UTILITY ROOM/CLOAKROOM     KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM

PRINCIPAL BEDROOM WITH BALCONY AND   EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM

3 FURTHER DOUBLE BEDROOMS               FAMILY BATHROOM

EPC: D

A substantial individually designed and built detached house offering well proportioned, generous sized accommodation. Set in attractive mature garden with superb views over South Foreland valley cliffs tops to the channel and the coast of France.

Badgers Walk was built for the previous owners in the 1980’s it was purchased by the current owner in 1994.

The accommodation comprises entrance lobby, a most impressive double height galleried entrance hall with double doors to generous sized lounge with patio doors giving a lovely view over the garden, valley and channel. Double doors lead to the dining room. Kitchen/breakfast room, utility room and shower/cloakroom. The impressive galleried landing leads to 4 double bedrooms and family bathroom. The principal bedroom has an ensuite shower room and balcony giving superb view over the garden, valley and channel.

The village of St Margaret’s at Cliffe offers local shopping facilities with a post office, two pubs/restaurants, tea rooms/bar, doctor’s surgery with pharmacy, newsagent/general store, primary school (Ofsted rated as ‘outstanding’) and churches.  The Bay itself is sheltered for bathing, fishing, sailing etc.  The cliff top to either side of The Bay is mainly in the care of the National Trust and offers some delightful walks and the South Foreland Lighthouse. There is also the Pines Gardens with its museum and tearooms. Popular golf courses at nearby Kingsdown and Deal with St George’s at Sandwich (venue of the British Open).  The Cathedral City of Canterbury offers an excellent shopping centre together with leisure interest, theatres and county cricket.   Excellent links to the Continent via the Port of Dover, the Channel Tunnel and Eurostar from Ashford and London (St Pancras), 75 minutes from Martin Mill station (approx. 2 miles).

The accommodation comprises;

Hardwood panelled front door with leaded glass side window to;

ENTRANCE LOBBY

Radiator, built in cupboard, door to; 

GALLERIED ENTRANCE HALL

An impressive double height space. Double radiator, double doors to; 

LOUNGE

19’10 x 18’2 (6.05m x 5.54m) A generously proportioned room with double aspect and sliding patio doors opening onto and enjoying a superb view over the garden and South Foreland Valley to the Channel beyond.

Pine fireplace with real flame coal effect fire, TV point, two double radiators, two wall light points, double doors to;

DINING ROOM

18’4 x 11’3 (5.59m x 3.43m) into bay. Double radiator, two wall points, door to hall.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM

16’6 x 10 (5.03m x 3.05m) Lovely views over the garden and South Foreland valley to the Channel.

Range of oak fronted floor and wall cupboards with slate effect work tops. Inset 1 ½ bowl stainless steel sink, cooker with double oven/grill and four ring ceramic hob. Integrated fridge/freezer, integrated dishwasher, freezer, leaded glass display cupboards, double radiator, tiled floor, glazed door to garden.

From galleried hall passageway with doors to;

UTILITY ROOM

13’6 x 5’3 (4.11m x 1.60m) Pine fronted floor and wall cupboards with stainless steel sink, space and plumbing for washing machine and dryer. Space for freezer, ‘Potterton’ gas fired boiler for central heating and domestic hot water, glazed door to garden.

SHOWER ROOM/CLOAKROOM

Shower cubicle with glazed door, hand basin with cupboard under, WC with concealed cistern, chrome ladder style/radiator towel rail, shaver point, fully tiled walls.

From hall staircase to;

GALLERIED LANDING

Two built in cupboards, double width linen cupboard and airing cupboard with lagged hot water cylinder (immersion heater fitted).

PRICIPLE BEDROOM

18’ x 17’6 (5.49m x 5.33m max. A lovely room with exceptional views over the garden and South Foreland Valley to the Channel. Wardrobe cupboard, double radiator, sealed unit sliding patio doors to BALCONY. Electric/remote controlled curtains. Door to;

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM

9’10 x 6’4 (3m x 1.93m) lovely views over the garden, valley and Channel. Corner shower cubicle with glass door, WC, bidet, hand basin, radiator, shaver/ light point, ½ tiled walls.

BEDROOM 2

18’4 max 16’ min x 14’10 (5.59m max 4.88min x 4.52m) Superb views over garden, valley and the Channel. Double radiator.

BEDROOM 3

15’2 X 11’5 (4.62m x 3.48m) Radiator. View over front garden.

BEDROOM 4

14’9 x 13’4 max 10’10 min (4.50m x 4.06m max 3.30m min) radiator. View over the front garden.

OUTSIDE

5 Bar gate opens to driveway/parking area leading to;

DOUBLE GARAGE

18’10 x 15’8 (5.74m x 4.78m) remote up and over door, light and power, work-bench and cupboards.

GARDENS

FRONT GARDEN

Hedging to the front with large border stocked with a range of established plants and shrubs. Ragstone  retaining wall.

REAR GARDEN

York stone sun terrace running full width of the house, giving an exceptional view over the garden, valley and Channel. Remote sunblind off the lounge patio doors. Three sets of steps lead down to a level lawned area enclosed by hedging with borders planted with an interesting variety of established plants and shrubs. Rockery style retaining wall contains a large border linking the terrace with the house and garden area.

Gates either side of property to;

TOOLSHED

11’6 x 8’4 (3.51m x 2.54m) Light and power.

GREENHOUSE.

COUNCIL TAX BAND ‘G’

MAINS GAS, ELECTRICITY, WATER AND DRAINAGE

VIEWING STRICTLY BY APPOINTMENT WITH THE AGENTS MARSHALL AND CLARKE

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE VARIOUS APPLIANCES AND SERVICES HAVE NOT BEEN TESTED BY MARSHALL AND CLARKE

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  • Price: £1,125,000 
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  • Status offer line: FOR SALE