Sold STC 3 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom 2 Receptions £497,000

Albert Road, Hythe, CT21 - £497,000

Albert Road is a particularly sought after residential location, on level ground, to the south of the Royal Military Canal, moments from the seafront (where one can dine alfresco at Griggs Of Hythe on Fisherman's Beach or in style at The Hythe Bay Seafood Restaurant) and a short, level walk from the busy High Street with its range of independent shops, boutiques, cafes and restaurants. The town also benefits from having 4 supermarkets ( Waitrose, Aldi, Iceland and Sainsburys), There are a selection of sports and leisure facilities in the vicinity, including tennis, bowls, water sports, cricket, bowls and squash clubs etc. as well as The Hotel Imperial Leisure Complex and two golf courses. The property is also in the catchment area for Hythe Bay Primary School and only a short walk from it. The larger town of Folkestone is 5 miles and the Cathedral City of Canterbury 15 miles.
The area is convenient for communication to London and the Continent with the M20 motorway (Junction 11) 2½ miles distant, the Channel Tunnel Terminal 3 miles and a mainline railway station at Saltwood just over 2 miles away. High Speed trains to London St Pancras are available from both Ashford (10 miles) and Folkestone (Central and West).
(All distances are approximate.)

Grey Walls has been a much loved family home to the current owners and is now being offered for sale for the first time in over thirty years. The house was built in the kitchen garden of the adjacent property, York Cottage by Messrs Charliers, local builders still held in high regard, circa 1966 hence the tall ragstone walls behind which it stands. It occupies an unusually generous plot for this most sought after central location with a wide frontage of approximately 95 feet and a total area of around 0.2 of an acre. The owners have created an enchanting garden setting which encompasses the house to three sides with the greater area lying to the south of the house and an unusual level of privacy being afforded by the thoughtfully planned, mature planting.

Whilst appearing to have been generally well maintained it is fair to say that it would now benefit from general updating however, with already comfortably proportioned accommodation and considerable scope to extend (subject to all necessary consents and approvals being obtained) it offers the potential to create a particularly comfortable home. The accommodation is currently arranged to provide an entrance hall, sitting room with doors to the conservatory and archway to a separate dining room, study/third bedroom, cloakroom and kitchen. The first floor comprises a generous landing, two large double bedrooms, a shower room and separate w.c. The gardens are a particularly attractive feature of the property with mature planting for year round interest, expanses of lawn, a kitchen garden and a very useful greenhouse. There is off street parking on the driveway and an integral garage with electronically operated door. The house also benefits from a Solarbank water heating system installed in 2005. From April to October, providing it is reasonably sunny, domestic hot water is at no cost.

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