Property Details


For Sale - Cannongate Road, Hythe, CT21 - £325,000

Whole Building, Cannongate Road, Hythe, CT21

White Walls is conveniently situated on Cannongate Road, an exclusive location only a short walk from the town centre with its 4 supermarkets (including Waitrose, Sainsburys and Aldi), bustling and vibrant High Street with a range of independent shops, boutiques, cafes and restaurants, doctors' surgeries, dentists etc. The Royal Military Canal is close by, with pleasant towpath walks and cycle path and the attractive, unspoilt seafront and long pebbly beach is a level walk away. There is a wide variety of sporting and leisure facilities in the area, including the Hotel Imperial Leisure Centre, cricket and lawn tennis clubs, 2 golf courses, sailing club, etc. There are many clubs and societies within the town that welcome new members, and a fortnightly farmers' market. The town is well served with educational establishments including Hythe Bay C of E Primary School, St Augustines Roman Catholic Primary School and Brockhill Performing Arts College. There are boys and girls Grammar in nearby Folkestone.

There are bus stops close by with local services to Folkestone, Ashford, Romney Marsh, etc. and Hythe is very conveniently located for easy access to the M20 (Junction 11 - 4 miles), Channel Tunnel Terminal (4 miles), the ferry port of Dover (10 miles) and Ashford International Passenger Station (11 miles). Sandling main line railway station, approximately 2½ miles away on the outskirts of Saltwood, offers regular commuter services to London and High Speed trains to London St Pancras are available from Folkestone and Ashford with journey times of under an hour.

Approached via a sweeping driveway leading through its grounds, White Walls occupies an elevated position from where No.4 commands magnificent views over Hythe and of the sea. This grand period building has been thoughtfully converted to provide four units, three apartments and No.4 which is a maisonette which has the sense of being a cottage.

The property benefits from a garage at the end of the driveway and is approached via a pathway to the side flanked by a deep shrubbery, backed by the original vinery (part of the property) and leading to a courtyard garden at the rear where the main entrance is. The accommodation is bright and spacious and comprises an entrance hall, generous sitting/dining room, kitchen/breakfast room and cloakroom. On the first floor there are three double bedrooms and a bathroom. Although in need of some general updating this unique property has the potential to provide an enchanting and particularly special home.

The property includes a share of freehold with the remainder of a 999 year lease from 1961

Service Charge: Approx £880 per annum