108 New Dover Road is a spacious 5 bedroom, detached three storey 1930s house, situated on the favoured south side of Canterbury on one of the prime residential roads in to the City. It therefore provides exceptionally easy access to both Canterbury and the A2. It benefits from a generous parking and turning area to the front and a good size L-shaped south facing garden to the rear and offers a purchaser an excellent opportunity to acquire a sizeable family home on the outskirts of the highly sought after City.
Inside, the property is well arranged, with good size, well proportioned rooms off a generous hallway. The kitchen/breakfast room is bright and overlooks the garden, there is also an external electronic sun blind fitted to offer shade on sunny days. The main living area is to the rear, but the dining room to the front of the property could also be used as a secondary living room. There are some original features that still remain within the property.
On the first floor and reached off a split level landing, there are again, generous size rooms. This floor has two bathrooms, and four bedrooms, whilst on the third floor, there is a good size bedroom overlooking the garden.
This is only the second time this property has come to the market in just over 50 years.
GROUNDS AND GARDENS
The property is accessed via a large block paved parking and turning area. There is a tandem garage to one side with up and over doors to both the front and rear and with a gated side access to the other side. The main garden is to the rear and predominantly laid to lawn with the addition of a useful section which could be used to grow vegetables, or provide a home for a summerhouse. In all just over 0.2 acre.
The property is situated on the favoured south side of the City of Canterbury. It is therefore within exceptionally easy access of the City Centre and all its amenities. These include an excellent modern shopping centre, a range of boutique shops along the Kings Mile, a choice of schools in both the public and private sectors including Kings, St Edmunds, Kent College and Simon Langton boys and girls grammar schools, together with the University of Kent and colleges of further education. The City is also well known for its cultural interests, including the Marlowe Theatre, Gulbenkian and Beaney House of Art & Knowledge.
SPORT AND LOCAL AMENITIES
Sporting and recreational opportunities include golf at Scotland Hills and county cricket at the St Lawrence Ground both in Canterbury, sailing at Whitstable Yacht Club and Herne Bay and day trips to France via Eurotunnel, all within easy access.
Canterbury has two mainline railway stations, with Canterbury West offering the High Speed Rail to London (St Pancras 53 mins). The property is also within close driving distance of the A2 dual carriageway, which in turn links to the Channel Port of Dover and Brenley Corner at Faversham, adjoining the M2 / A299 (Thanet Way) linking London and the coastal towns respectively. Ashford International (16.2 miles, London St Pancras 36 mins) which also has services to the continent via Eurostar (Paris 1 hr 52 mins) or via Eurotunnel at Cheriton (Calais 35 mins).
From Canterbury, take the New Dover Road towards Dover and the park and ride. After about 1 mile and just over the brow of the hill, the entrance drive to 108 New Dover Road will be found on the right hand side, identified by our For Sale board.
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