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Sold STC - Cliff Road, Hythe, CT21 - £1,250,000

Living space, Cliff Road, Hythe, CT21

This exceptional property is enviably positioned on a private road on Hythe's picturesque hillside, in one of the area's most exclusive locations, from where it commands a stunning southerly panorama with views over the golf course, around the bay to the west to Dungeness and to the coast of France on a clear day,

Designed by award winning London based architects, Foster-Lomas, this hidden gem of a property has been designed to nestle effortlessly into the hillside in this sensitive location, this has been achieved successfully. The very comfortably proportioned accommodation has been designed to complement a modern lifestyle with the main open plan kitchen/dining/living space spanning the full width of the house with expansive glazing maximising the beautiful views and uniting the space with it's south/sea facing terrace. There is also a separate study and a cloakroom. On the ground floor there are three generous bedrooms, the principal suite comprising a bedroom with south facing balcony, dressing room and en-suite wet room, there is also a bathroom, utility room and store room. The house has been designed with excellent eco credentials such as a ground source heat pump, rainwater recycling system and solar panels.

The house is approached via a sweeping driveway from Cliff Road over which it enjoys a right of access. This leads to a generous garage and parking to the front of the house where there is also a secluded courtyard garden. The garden to the rear sits beneath the property and is of a generous size. It is largely level and delightfully secluded with various areas in which to relax and entertain alfresco.

For room sizes please refer to the floor plan. EPC Rating B.

Edlunda is enviably situated on Cliff Road, an exclusive location on the hillside within reasonable walking distance (around 1.25 miles) from the town centre with its bustling and vibrant High Street offering a range of independent shops, boutiques, cafes and restaurants, doctors' surgeries, dentists etc. The town is also well served by 4 supermarkets (including Waitrose, Sainsburys and Aldi). The Royal Military Canal is nearby, with pleasant towpath walks and cycle path and the attractive, unspoilt seafront and long pebbly beach is only a little further. 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 provided for 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 schools in nearby Folkestone.

There are bus stops accessible 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 (13 miles) and Ashford International Passenger Station (14 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.