ST MARGARET’S BAY – GUIDE PRICE: £575,000

An interesting and unusual semi–detached character house situated in the sought–after St Margaret’s Bay with an attractive garden and lovely views over the Channel to the coast of France

ENTRANCE LOBBY            HALL                      KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM

SUNROOM          LOUNGE              STUDY                   CELLAR

5 BEDROOMS                    SHOWER ROOM               SEPARATE WC                    FAMILY BATHROOM

GARDENS            PARKING FOR SEVERAL VEHICLES              GARAGE

EPC: E 

elieved to have been built in the early 1900’s the house, together with it’s neighbour, was originally one large property which was later divided in two. The accommodation now comprises; a spacious entrance hall, kitchen/breakfast room, sunroom, lounge, study, cloakroom, cellar, 3 bedrooms and shower room with separate WC on the first floor and 2 further bedrooms and family bathroom on the second floor. There is a driveway/parking area for several vehicles and an attached garage. The garden area a particular feature of the house mainly lawn with interesting variety of established plants and trees.

The village of St Margaret’s at Cliffe offers local shopping, post office, doctor’s surgery with pharmacy, newsagent/general store, primary school (Ofsted rated as ‘outstanding’) and churches, whilst 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.  There are golf courses at nearby Kingsdown and Deal with St George’s at Sandwich (the 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 with approximate measurements comprises; 

Panelled front door to; 

ENTRANCE HALL

Quarry tiled floor and stripped pine floorboards, pine fireplace, double radiator, door to cellar.

 CLOAKROOM WC, hand basin with under, half tiled walls. 

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM

13’ max narrowing to 10’ X 13’ (3.96m max narrowing to 3.05m x 3.96m) Painted cupboards with solid beech block worksurfaces, glazed display cupboards, stainless steel ‘Smeg’ range style cooker with extractor canopy/light over, ‘Belfast’ sink, oak floorboards, painted wall panelling, glazed doors to; 

SUNROOM

18’8 x 9 max narrowing to 5’8 (5.69m x 2.74m max narrowing to 1.73m) Lovely view over the garden, parquet flooring, double radiator, glazed double doors to; 

LOUNGE

17’10 x 11’5 (5.44m x 3.48m) View over the garden, feature fireplace with woodburning stove (inoperative at present), shelving to recess, parquet flooring, 2 radiators, TV point, wall light points. 

From hall doorway to; 

INNER HALL

Double radiator, coats cupboard, door to garage and door to; 

STUDY

9’ x 10’ (2.74m x 3.05m) Built in cupboard, parquet flooring. 

CELLAR

14’6 x 6’6 widening to 9’9 (4.42m x 1.98m widening to 2.97m) ‘Potterton’ gas fired boiler. 

From hall staircase with pine spindles and polished oak handrail rises to; 

FIRST FLOOR 

BEDROOM 1

14’6 x 11’ (4.42m x 3.35m) Pine fireplace, painted wall panelling, lovely view over the garden to the Channel. 

BEDROOM 2

11’8 x 7’6 (3.56m x 2.29m) Radiator. 

BEDROOM 3

10’ x 8’11 (3.05m x 2.72m) Painted fireplace, radiator, lovely view over garden to the Channel. 

SHOWER ROOM

5’ 3 x 5’10 (1.60 x 1.78m) 

Corner shower cubicle with sliding curved glass doors, hand basin, ladder style radiator/towel rail, fully tiled walls and floor. 

SEPARATE WC

WC, half tiled walls. 

From landing stairs up to; 

SECOND FLOOR 

Landing –             .

 BEDROOM 4

11’ x 10’ (3.35m x 3.05m) Lovely views over the garden to the Channel, radiator, painted wall panelling. 

BEDROOM 5

12’ x 10’ (3.66m x 3.05m) Double radiator, some sea views to the side. 

BATHROOM

9’8 x 7’10 (2.95m x 2.39m) Freestanding bath, hand basin, double radiator, double width airing cupboard, Travertine floor tiles, access hatch to roof space. 

OUTSIDE

To the front – driveway parking for several vehicles. Hedging screening property from the road, plant and shrub borders. 

GARAGE

15’8 x 14’9 (4.78m x 4.50m) Double doors, rear personal door, light and power. 

GARDEN

Attractive rear garden mainly lawn with an interesting variety of established plants, shrubs and trees, summerhouse and pizza oven. 

COUNCIL TAX BAND:  D

MAINS GAS, ELECTRICITY, WATER & DRAINAGE 

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

  • Price: £575,000 
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