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For Sale - Blackhouse Hill, Hythe, CT21 - £875,000

Front, Blackhouse Hill, Hythe, CT21

DESCRIPTION
This stunning detached chalet house was designed and built for the current owners to their own exacting specification 15 years ago. Their design brief incorporated living spaces to compliment a modern lifestyle with an emphasis on generous proportions and arranged to maximise the stunning views over Hythe and of the sea. This includes a large and welcoming entrance hall, a very generous kitchen/dining room (with adjoining utility room) and a vast sitting room with cosy gas fire. Versatility, allowing anyone occupying the property to arrange the accommodation to suit their own criteria, the additional reception rooms are used as a snug sitting room and study but either could be used as an additional bedroom and are served by a ground floor shower room. Capacious bedrooms, each having a stunning sea view, ample storage and the master with a well appointed en-suite shower room. There is also a family bathroom. In all the accommodation totals in the region of 3500 square feet and needless to say, is luxuriously appointed throughout. Other design features include underfloor heating throughout the ground floor, a very effective integrated hoovering system in every room, a piped music system which also extends to the exterior and a water softener.

The property is approached via a long private driveway at the end of which are electronically operated gates opening to a large block paved driveway to the side of the house which provides parking and turning for quite a number of vehicles and access to the detached double garage. The garden is delightful being beautifully planted, level and enjoying a stunning panorama over Hythe and with views of the sea in the distance. There is also a very smart, bespoke greenhouse and adjacent workshop. The property must be viewed to be fully appreciated.

For room sizes refer to the floor plan.

SITUATION
Blackhouse Hill is considered an exclusive location, situated on the hillside, within reasonable walking distance of Hythe's charming town centre with its busy High Street offering a variety of independent shops and boutiques, cafes and restaurants. The town is also well served by four supermarkets (including Waitrose, Aldi & Sainsburys). The Royal Military Canal with its cycle path alongside and pleasant walks, and the attractive seafront, golf course and Leisure Centre at the Hotel Imperial, are within easy reach and there is a variety of other sports and leisure facilities in the vicinity, including tennis, bowls, sailing, cricket and squash clubs etc. The lively community of Saltwood also has a variety of clubs for all age groups, as well as an active church and village hall, two primary schools and one secondary performing arts school. There are two high performing Grammar Schools in Folkestone.

Commuting links are excellent with the motorway network (M20 Junction 11) 3 miles distant, main line railway station at Sandling 2 miles, the Channel Tunnel Terminal 4 miles, the ferry port of Dover 10 miles and Ashford International Passenger Station 12 miles (all distances are approximate). The High Speed Link is available from both Folkestone (5 miles) and Ashford (10 miles) with journey times to St Pancras of under an hour.