The Friars, Canterbury, CT1

4 bedroom Character Property for sale

Sold Subject To Contract

A rare opportunity to acquire a unique period home found in the heart of Canterbury opposite the Marlowe Theatre and just a short walk from the cathedral and mainline railway stations.

This delightful Grade II listed home is hidden via a high wall and has an enclosed garden which is lawned and well stocked with a variety of plants and shrubs and boasts an invaluable car parking space. The property offers well proportioned and versatile living accommodation which is arranged over three floors and retains many attractive features including beams and feature fireplaces.

To the ground floor there are three reception rooms plus a garden room, kitchen and cloakroom. To the first floor there are two bedrooms, a bathroom and separate WC. The main bedroom has a room off which would make an ideal dressing room or possible en-suite, subject to the necessary planning consents. To the second floor there are two further attic bedrooms.

The city of Canterbury offers a wide variety of shopping, dining and cultural facilities, as well as numerous leisure and recreational amenities including Canterbury Golf club and Kent Country Cricket club. Canterbury also boasts a number of highly regarded schools in both the public and private sectors as well as the University of Kent and Christ Church University. Canterbury West station also provides a high speed rail service to London St Pancras in under an hour. The A2 is within easy reach giving access to the motorway network and the port of Dover. The Kent coast resorts, including Whitstable, are also within easy reach by car or bicycle.

Room Sizes
Living Room 6.43m x 4.65m (21'1 x 15'3)
Dining Room 3.89m x 2.77m (12'9 x 9'1)
Kitchen 4.65m x 3.18m (15'3 x 10'5)
Study 3.30m x 2.51m (10'10 x 8'3)
Bedroom 4.32m x 3.43m (14'2 x 11'3)
Bedroom/Walk-in Wardrobe 4.85m x 4.32m (15'11 x 14'2)
Bedroom 3.43m x 2.82m (11'3 x 9'3)
Bedroom 5.08m x 3.66m (16'8 x 12'0)
Bedroom 3.66m x 3.38m (12'0 x 11'1)

Canterbury Area Guide

Canterbury – A city with a tale Canterbury is a city with a history dating back to 597; it was one of the most important centres of pilgrimage in Medieval England. Today, tourists replace pilgrims who flock to the City to take in its fascinating story while enjoying a café culture, restaurants and a good mix of independent and chain shops. There is plenty t