A most attractive detached grade II listed five/six bedroom period home steeped in history and found in the highly desirable town of Whitstable. This beautiful home provides spacious and well proportional living accommodation and retains many attractive and original features including fireplaces, beamed ceilings, paneling to some rooms, latch doors, strip floors and window shutters. We understand from the vendors that the rear of the house dates back to the 1400s, with the front portion dating back to the 1700s. The property was once owned by the Sheriff of Kent, Sir Nicholas Crispe who was born in 1530. The property is screened from the road and is within walking distance to the vibrant high street of Whitstable which is approximately 10 minutes away with its variety of shopping, dining, recreational facilities and the popular beach approximately 15 minutes away. The accommodation briefly comprises to the ground floor an entrance hall, lounge with feature fireplace and dark wood wall paneling, sitting room again with a feature fireplace with half paneled walls, dining room with built in  cupboards and gas AGA oven, kitchen and cloak room. To the first floor there are three bedrooms and  a family bathroom off which is a further bedroom/study. The main bedroom has an en-suite shower room. To the second floor there are two further bedrooms.

The property stands on a good sized plot which is mainly lawned with a driveway providing off street parking for four cars leading to a single garage. Grimshill offers huge potential and offers a chance to own a piece of Whitstable history.

Please note - The front of the property and the corner of the kitchen was underpinned in 1998/99.

There are also tree preservation orders on some of the tress.

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Room Sizes
Ground Floor
Hall Leading to...

Living Room 13' 11" x 13' 11" (4.24m x 4.24m)

Sitting Room 17' 2" x 13' 11" (5.24m x 4.24m)

Dining Room 21' 0" x 11' 0" (6.40m x 3.35m)

Kitchen 14' 2" x 11' 0" (4.32m x 3.35m)

First Floor
Bedroom 14' 6" x 13' 11" (4.43m x 4.25m)

En-suite With shower, wash hand basin and toilet

Bedroom 16' 11" x 13' 8" (5.15m x 4.17m)

Bedroom/Study 14' 2" x 11' 0" (4.32m x 3.36m)

Bedroom 12' 1" x 11' 0" (3.68m x 3.36m)

Bathroom With bath, wash hand basin and toilet

Second Floor
Bedroom 16' 11" x 9' 6" (5.16m x 2.90m)

Bedroom 17' 3" x 9' 6" (5.27m x 2.90m)

Whitstable Area Guide

Whitstable – The home of the oyster The town is renowned for its oysters, Whitstable has a thriving café culture, restaurants and a good mix of independent shops. If you’re interested in living in Whitstable, come into our Whitstable office and we can help find a property to suit you. A brief history of Whitstable