Property Details


For Sale - Carters Road, Folkestone, CT20 - £329,000

Front, Carters Road, Folkestone, CT20

This semi-detached bungalow is situated on a peaceful cul-de-sac where it occupies a generous plot. The property has been a much loved home but it is fair to say that it now requires updating and improvement throughout, it has been priced to reflect this and is considered well worthy of any expenditure required and has the potential to provide an exceptionally comfortable home. There is also considerable scope to extend and a generous attic space provides potential for conversion to provide additional accommodation (subject to all necessary consents being obtained).

The accommodation comprises an entrance vestibule, entrance hall, sitting room which has an adjoining conservatory and is open to the kitchen, bathroom and there are three double bedrooms (one currenty utilised as a dining room). The gardens encompass the property to two sides, plus a generous area at the front of the bungalow. There is also a garage, workshop and ample off-road parking.

For room sizes please refer to the floor plan.

Carter Road is a particularly desirable address on the cusp of Folkestone's sought after West End within a short walk from Folkestone West 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, being 1.5, 3 and 9 miles away respectively.

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 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 outstanding schools in the vicinity, including boys' and girls' grammar schools. A ten minute walk from a regional centre of excellence for hockey and cricket, with a new athletics facility scheduled to be completed later this year. A wide range of sporting clubs can be found in the area, including watersports.

The chic coastal village of Sandgate is approximately 2 mile distant with its variety of cafes, bars and restaurants and the Cinque Ports Town of Hythe, approximately 4 miles distant, provides a wide range of amenities including 4 supermarkets (including Waitrose, Sainsburys and Aldi) and various boutique shops and restaurants (All times and distances are approximate).