Old Park, Canterbury, CT1

6 bedroom House - Detached for sale

Sold Subject To Contract


CHAIN FREE! Found at the end of its own long private drive is this delightful detached country home which is nestled away in a private location. Surrounded on three sides by woodland and providing a secluded location yet only a short distance to the cathedral city of Canterbury. We understand the original house dates back to the 18th century with later additions added.

The property boasts many attractive and appealing features including high ceilings, sash windows, some with shutters and attractive fireplaces. The accommodation briefly comprises to the ground floor, four reception rooms, kitchen/breakfast room, shower room and a utility room. To the first floor there are six bedrooms with two sharing a Jack and Jill en-suite and a family bathroom. To the lower ground floor there are two rooms with one currently used as a store room and the other offering a variety of purposes including gym, studio, study etc.

Outside the grounds extend to just approximately one acre and are mainly lawned with a variety of mature trees, shrubs and plants. There is an outbuilding/store with four separate areas.

Found in a semi-rural location, the city centre is just over 1.5 miles away where you will find a wide variety of shops, bars and restaurants as well as the popular Marlowe Theatre and numerous cultural and sporting facilities including Canterbury Golf Club and Driving Range just 0.3 miles away. Canterbury also has a wide selection of educational needs including universities and a number of highly regarded schools in both the public and private sectors. Canterbury also offers two mainline railway stations with Canterbury West offering a high speed service to London St Pancras in under an hour.

Please note, this property has oil fired central heating.

Room Sizes
Hallway 6.71m x 5.66m (22'0 x 18'7)
Lounge 5.56m x 4.90m (18'3 x 16'1)
Dining Room 4.75m x 4.65m (15'7 x 15'3)
Kitchen/Breakfast Room 4.75m x 3.91m (15'7 x 12'10)
Rear Hall 3.91m x 1.75m (12'10 x 5'9)
Utility Room 3.51m x 2.87m (11'6 x 9'5)
Shower Room 3.51m x 1.91m (11'6 x 6'3)
Study 4.78m x 3.51m (15'8 x 11'6)
Family Room 4.65m x 2.69m (15'3 x 8'10)
Basement Room - Ideal gym/studio 4.50m x 4.04m (14'9 x 13'3)
Workshop 4.04m x 3.53m (13'3 x 11'7)
Landing 7.11m x 6.71m (23'4 x 22'0)
Bedroom 5.54m x 4.29m (18'2 x 14'1)
Bedroom 5.03m x 3.51m (16'6 x 11'6)
Jack and Jill Shower Room 2.59m x 1.14m (8'6 x 3'9)
Bedroom 4.57m x 3.51m (15'0 x 11'6)
Bedroom 4.83m x 4.67m (15'10 x 15'4)
Bedroom 4.67m x 3.20m (15'4 x 10'6)
Bedroom 3.63m x 2.87m (11'11 x 9'5)
Bath & Shower Room 3.51m x 2.87m (11'6 x 9'5)

Canterbury Area Guide

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