Property Details


Sold STC - Lympne Hill, Lympne, CT21 - £865,000

Main, Lympne Hill, Lympne, CT21

The property is situated in an idyllic position within an area of outstanding natural beauty between the popular hamlet of West Hythe and the village of Lympne with its highly regarded primary school, local shop and post office, public house, historic castle and bistro. On the edge of Romney Marsh and close to The Royal Military Canal, there are many walks and rides in the vicinity. The nearest town is Hythe, approximately 3.5 miles distant, with its busy High Street and range of independent shops, boutiques, cafes and restaurants and monthly farmers' market, etc., together with 4 supermarkets (including Waitrose, Sainsburys and Aldi), a selection of sports and leisure facilities, 2 golf courses, swimming pool, bowls, cricket & squash club etc and the attractive seafront and pebbly beach.

The motorway network (M20 Junction 11) is within a short driving distance of the property (3 miles), the Channel Tunnel Terminal (8.5 miles), the ferry port of Dover (16 miles) and Ashford International Passenger Station (13 miles) offering a high speed service to London St Pancras in less than 40 minutes. There is also a main line railway station at Westenhanger (3 mile) up the road, with regular commuter services to London and the High Speed Link trains are available at Folkestone (West or Central) or Ashford. All distances approximate.

Standing in delightfully secluded grounds of around 0.83 of an acre, this enchanting cottage has been significantly and thoughtfully extended to provide spacious and versatile accommodation totalling in the region of 3600 square feet including the detached double garage with self contained studio flat above.

The accommodation includes a welcoming entrance hall, a beautiful drawing room with wood burning stove, sitting room which is open plan to the dining room, a stunning garden room where the bi-folding doors unite the space with the garden, large kitchen/breakfast room with bespoke cabinetry, utility room and ground floor shower room. On the first floor there are four double bedrooms, the master with vaulted ceiling and en-suite shower room, the second with en-suite bathroom and a further family bathroom. In addition to the principal dwelling there is a particularly comfortable self contained studio flat with a pretty Juliet balcony from where views over the marsh and to the sea can be enjoyed. The views can also be enjoyed from many of the rooms in the main house. The gardens are a particularly attractive feature of the property with beautifully planted borders, a generous terrace, expanses of lawn, wild flower meadow and a lovely heated swimming pool with its own terrace, pump room, changing room, summer house and studio, the perfect position from where to enjoy the views to sea.

For room sizes please refer to the Floor Plan.