Property Details


Sold STC - Birkdale Drive, Folkestone, CT19 - £335,000

Front, Birkdale Drive, Folkestone, CT19

This detached bungalow forms part an attractive cul-de-sac comprising similarly appealing properties. This light and airy property is enviably situated in an elevated position where it commands fantastic views across Folkestone towards the sea.

The bungalow has been well maintained by the owners and is presented in good order throughout. The light and airy accommodation which is of comfortable proportions comprises an entrance hall, kitchen/breakfast room, sitting room, two double bedrooms (one currently being used as a dining room), bathroom and a well planned conservatory which unites the house with the garden.

The property also benefits from a generous driveway and garage. There is a well enclosed and easily managed garden to the rear.

For room sizes refer to the floor plan.

The property is situated in a desirable residential location approximately 2 miles north of Folkestone town centre and convenient for local schools, out of town supermarkets and sports centre. Two main line stations, Folkestone Central and Folkestone West, are within approximately ten minutes level walk and from where the High Speed Link service to London, St Pancras is available (journey times of around 53 minutes). The M20 (Junction 13), the Channel Tunnel Terminal and Ferry Port of Dover are all within easy reach.

The Leas Promenade with pleasant walks, fine views of the English Channel to France, bandstand and concert hall, is also only a short walk away and from where paths lead down to the long stretches of shingle beach, coastal park and the recently revitalised Harbour Arm with champagne bar, live music etc. There are a number of good schools in the vicinity, including boys' and girls' Grammar schools.

The Cinque Ports Town of Hythe, approximately 4 miles distant, provides a wide range of amenities including 4 supermarkets (including Waitrose, Sainsburys and Aldi), various independent shops and restaurants, together with a selection of sports and leisure facilities, golf courses, swimming pool, etc. (All times and distances are approximate).