Property Details


Sold STC - St Leonards Road, Hythe, CT21 - £365,000

Front, St Leonards Road, Hythe, CT21

This charming period cottage enjoys a tranquil setting in a delightfully peaceful enclave, moments from the beach. The cottage offers light, airy and attractively presented accommodation comprising a lovely sun room spanning the width of the house and forming the main entrance to the property, a pretty sitting room with stripped floorboards and an open fire. This leads to the rear hallway where there are doors to the well fitted kitchen and ground floor bathroom. On the first floor are three comfortable bedrooms.

To the front of the house the delightful south facing cottage garden provides the perfect environment in which relax and dine alfresco and to the rear is a walled and trellised courtyard with rear access and two brick built stores.

For room sizes please refer to the floorplan.

Coastguard Cottages are situated in a peaceful private lane accessed from the seaward end of St Leonards Road, seconds from the unspoilt seafront of this ancient Cinque Ports Town, with its long stretches of shingle beach. The property is on a level approach to the Royal Military Canal and busy High Street, which enjoys a variety of independent shops, cafes, bars and restaurants. In addition there are 4 supermarkets (including Waitrose, Sainsbury and Aldi). There is also a selection of sports and leisure facilities in the vicinity including tennis, bowls, cricket, squash and sailing clubs as well as water sports facilities. The larger town of Folkestone is less than 5 miles and the Cathedral City of Canterbury is approximately 17 miles distant.

The area is convenient for communication to London and the Continent with the M20 motorway (Junction 11) 3.8 miles distant, the Channel Tunnel Terminal 3.5 miles distant and Sandling main line railway station 2 miles distant. High speed rail services run from Ashford and Folkestone to St Pancras, London with journey times of less than an hour. (All distances are approximate.)