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Sold STC - Brewers Hill, Sandgate, CT20 - £695,000

Front, Brewers Hill, Sandgate, CT20

Brewers Hill is a desirable location moments from the beach and is accessed via Wellington Place from The Esplanade (A259), that runs along the coast between Sandgate and Hythe. It is only a short walk along the promenade with the wide stretch of shingle beach alongside to the charming and sought-after village centre, with its eclectic mix of local shops, boutiques, public houses, cafes and restaurants.

The Cinque Ports Town of Hythe, with its wider range of amenities including Waitrose is approximately 2.5 miles to the west and the larger town of Folkestone is about 1.5 miles to the east. There is a variety of sporting facilities available along the coast, including rowing and sailing clubs, a choice of golf courses in the immediate vicinity, together with the Hotel Imperial Leisure Centre.

The High Speed Rail Link service to London, with a journey time to St Pancras of less than an hour, is available at Folkestone West Station (1.7 miles) and Ashford International (16 miles) and Eurostar services to Paris and Brussels are also available at the latter. The M20 motorway network and the Channel Tunnel Terminal at Cheriton (Calais 35 minutes) are both about 3 miles distant. (All distances are approximate).

Believed to date to the 1930's, Melbury Abbas is an enchanting detached house occupying a generous plot of around 0.45 of an acre from where it commands magnificent views of the sea to the front and an attractive lightly wooded backdrop to the rear. The property is the last one on the lane is delightfully secluded in a lovely tranquil setting.

Having been in the ownership of the same family for many years it is fair to say that the property would now benefit from some general updating however, with a wealth of original features and virtually every room enjoying a southerly aspect and views of the sea, it has the potential to provide an exceptionally comfortable home. The well proportioned accommodation comprises an entrance hall, sitting room, sun room, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, utility room, cloakroom, four bedrooms (one en-suite) and a family bathroom. The house is surrounded by its gardens and has a wide south/sea facing terrace spanning the width of the front of the house, the perfect spot from where to enjoy the views and relax in the sun. there is also a garage and ample parking.

For room sizes please refer to the floorplan.