Property Details


Sold STC - Harpswood Lane, Hythe, CT21 - £445,000

Front, Harpswood Lane, Hythe, CT21

Being sold with the advantage of no onward chain, this substantial semi-detached house is situated in a much sought after, peaceful location on the cusp of the village of Saltwood within walking distance of schools and bus routes.

The property has been in the ownership of the same family for many years and whilst it appears to have been generally well maintained it is fair to say that it would now benefit from general updating, it has been priced to reflect this and is considered well worthy of any expenditure required. For those seeking more space there is also considerable scope to extend (subject to all necessary consents and approvals being obtained).

The accommodation, which totals circa 1639 square feet, comprises an entrance hall, open plan sitting and dining rooms, kitchen/breakfast room, cloakroom, four bedrooms and a bathroom. There is a pretty, level garden to the rear, an integral garage and parking on the driveway. EPC Rating Band D.

For room sizes please refer to the floor plan.

Harpswood Lane is a particularly well thought of road, very close to the centre of Saltwood village, with its pretty village green, local shop, pub, Michelin starred restaurant, historic church and castle. There are two excellent primary schools within only a short walk and Brockhill Performing Arts College is only a little further. There are two highly regarded Grammar Schools in Folkestone with a regular bus service providing access to both. Hythe town centre, with its busy High Street and variety of independent shops, boutiques, cafes and restaurants is a short drive or pleasant walk away. The town is also well served by 4 supermarkets (including Waitrose & Sainsburys). There are a variety of sports and leisure facilities in the vicinity, including sailing, tennis, bowls, cricket and squash clubs. together with the Hotel Imperial Leisure Centre and two golf courses. There are many footpaths and bridleways in the vicinity - ideal for horse riding or dog-walking, along with Brockhill Country Park, where there is a play area and other organised outdoor activities.

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. The High Speed Link is available from both Folkestone (5 miles) and Ashford (12 miles) with journey times to St Pancras of around 53 minutes and 38 minutes respectively (all times and distances are approximate).