Property Details


Sold STC - Stade Street, Hythe, CT21 - £715,000

Front, Stade Street, Hythe, CT21

Forming part of Hythe's desirable conservation area, Stade Street is a particularly sought after location on level ground, to the south of the Royal Military Canal, moments from the seafront and a short, level walk from the bustling High Street with its range of independent shops, boutiques, cafes and restaurants. The town is also well served with 4 supermarkets (including Waitrose, Aldi and Sainsburys. There is a selection of sports and leisure facilities in the vicinity, including tennis, bowls, cricket and squash clubs, water sports, etc. together with the Hotel Imperial Leisure Centre with pool, gym and spa. The property is also in the catchment area for Hythe Bay Primary School and only a short walk from it. The larger town of Folkestone is 5 miles distant where there are well thought of Boy's and Girl's Grammar Schools and the Cathedral City of Canterbury 15 miles.

The area is convenient for communication to London and the Continent with the M20 motorway (Junction 11) 3.5 miles distant, the Channel Tunnel Terminal 3 miles and a mainline railway station at Saltwood around 2.5 miles away. High Speed trains to London St Pancras are available from both Ashford (10 miles) and Folkestone (Central and West) with a journey time of around 53 minutes from Folkestone.
(All distances are approximate.)

This handsome Victorian house has been extensively improved by the current owners and now enjoys beautifully presented, versatile accommodation which is arranged over four floors, displays a wealth of original features throughout and totals in the region of 3000 square feet. The property is decorated in a smart contemporary style which compliments the period of the house and blends the original building seamlessly with the contemporary addition to the rear, an area designed to compliment a modern day lifestyle.

The house is entered via a charming entrance with the original elegant staircase rising to the first floor. There are two adjoining reception rooms, one with a cosy wood burning stove and double doors opening onto the stunning open plan kitchen/dining/living space which is situated in a generous extension to the rear of the house with bi-folding doors opening onto and uniting the space with the beautifully re-landscaped courtyard garden. Over the first, second and third floors there are seven double bedrooms (one currently used as a study and another as a dressing room). The palatial master bathroom and both shower rooms have all been refitted recently to a particularly high specification in a sleek contemporary style with high quality fixtures and fittings.

To the rear of the house the garden has been recently re-landscaped and provides a delightful environment in which to relax and dine alfresco. There is also a rear access with double gates providing access to a parking area although on street parking is readily available.

For room sizes please refer to the floor plan.