3 Bedroom Semi-Detached For Sale in School Lane, Canterbury
Listed 208 days ago (Mar 21, 2023)Sold subject to contract (SSTC)
Situated on a leafy country lane within the highly desirable
village of Ickham is ‘Hornbeam Cottage‘; an endearing Victorian
residence occupying a generous garden plot. The property exudes
charm with its alluring red brick elevations and eye catching
original leadlight windows. The characterful feel continues
internally, greeted by a dual-aspect sitting room with a period
fireplace that provides a real sense of cosiness. A separate study
leads on from here which may also prove useful as a formal dining
room. The kitchen is well equipped with integrated appliances and
leads straight through to a spectacular garden room with a vaulted
ceiling and pleasant outlook across the garden. A very handy
utility room with WC concludes the spacious ground floor.The first
floor presents three double bedrooms (master en-suite) and an
impressive family shower room with ‘Victoriana‘ four piece suite.
The beautiful rear garden encompasses the house is a gardeners
paradise with formal lawns, vegetable garden and a block paved
patio. A long block paved driveway extends down the side of the
garden, providing off-road parking for multiple vehicles. All in
all, an exquisite cottage offering an enviable country lifestyle
yet within a 15 minute drive to the city of Canterbury. Call the
exclusive sole agents, Kent Estate Agencies to arrange your viewing
appointment today.Location:The property sits in the highly regarded
village of Ickham with its fine period buildings, church and The
Duke William gastropub. The adjoining village of Wickhambreaux also
has a church and public house, together with a primary school. The
larger village of Littlebourne, about a mile away, offers a village
store post office, primary school, public houses and church. The
Cathedral City of Canterbury lies to the West, offering an
excellent modern shopping centre and schools in both the public and
private sectors.Sporting and recreational opportunities in the area
include golf, county cricket at Canterbury, various sports clubs
including the renowned Polo Farm sports complex and pleasant walks
over the nearby footpaths in the vicinity, especially along the
Little Stour River and The Lakes at Seaton, a renowned spot for
bird watchers.Littlebourne has a bus service on the Canterbury to
Sandwich route, whilst the A2 dual carriageway is easily accessible
providing straight forward road journeys to the Channel Port of
Dover, Canterbury and London. The property is also within a short
distance of Bekesbourne railway station, which is on the Dover
London line, via Canterbury and Faversham. Canterbury, just over 5
miles away, offers two mainline railway stations, including
Canterbury West with High Speed Rail services to London (St Pancras
Non Approved Property Details
Painted wood front entrance door to enclosed porch.
Lounge 16‘ 6 x 10‘ 9 (5.03m x
Feature period fireplace with open hearth. Windows to front and
side. Radiator. Power points. Staircase leading to first floor.
Study 11‘ 0 x 9‘ 0 (3.36m x
Window to side overlooking rear garden. Radiator. Power points.
Utility Room 6‘ 0 x 5‘ 6 (1.83m x
Range of matching wall and base units. Inset ceramic butler sink
unit. Local splash back tiling. Work surfaces. Power points.
Radiator. Plumbing for washing machine. Downlighters. Tiled
flooring. Low level W.C.
Kitchen 11‘ 1 x 9‘ 0 (3.38m x
The kitchen is planned with a matching range of wall and base units
arranged on three walls. Inset 1 12 bowl sink unit. Butcher block
work surfaces. Inset SMEG gas hob and built-in SMEG fan assisted
electric oven below. Plumbing for dishwasher. Integrated
fridgefreezer. Window to side overlooking rear garden. Power
points. Radiator. Tiled flooring.
Garden Room 12‘ 10 x 16‘ 8 (3.92m x
Windows to side and rear overlooking rear garden. Power points.
Tiled flooring. Inverter. Vaulted ceiling. French doors to rear
Window to side. Radiator.
Master Bedroom 13‘ 3 x 9‘ 0 (4.04m x
Windows to side overlooking the garden and views across fields.
Built in wardrobe cupboards. Radiator. Power points. Sliding door
En-Suite 6‘ 0 x 3‘ 6 (1.83m x
Suite in white comprising shower cubicle, wall hung wash hand
basin, close coupled W.C with concealed cistern. LED downlighters.
Bedroom Three 10‘ 6 x 8‘ 7 (3.21m x
Window to front. Radiator. Power points.
Bedroom Two 10‘ 8 x 9‘ 0 (3.26m x
Windows to front and side. Radiator. Power points.
Bathroom 10‘ 11 x 5‘ 6 (3.33m x
Suite in white comprising double shower cubicle with Victoriana
shower head, pedestal wash hand basin, low level W.C. Bidet.
Radiator. Extractor fan.
The following mains services are connected to the property
electricity, water, gas, drainage and a telephone line. All
services will be subject to the appropriate companies transfer
Central heating is provided by a gas fired and hot water radiators
as indicated in these particulars.
The windows are generally of single glazed leadlight windows.
The property is to be sold Freehold with vacant possession.
We are advised by the Valuation Office that the property is
currently within Council Tax Band E. The amount payable under tax
band E for the year 20222023 is £2,497.77.
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sellers of the property, whose agents they are that any floor
plans, plans or mapping and measurements are approximate quoted in
metric with imperial equivalents. All are for general guidance only
and whilst every attempt has been made to ensure accuracy, they
must not be relied on. The measurements are provided in accordance
with the R.I.C.S. Code of Measuring Practice 6th edition.We have
not carried out a structural survey and the services, appliances
and specific fittings have not been tested and therefore no
guarantee can be given that they are in working order. Photographs
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This property is located in Canterbury
The average asking price of 3 bed Semi-Detached properties For Sale in is £400,000.
The most recent sale of the same type on this road was on Oct 7, 2022 for £350,000.
The crime level in the surrounding area is very high.