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Sold STC - Turketel Road, Folkestone, CT20 - £875,000

Front, Turketel Road, Folkestone, CT20

DESCRIPTION
A fine detached house occupying an exceptional plot of approximately 0.4 of an acre in one of Folkestone's sought after West End's most prestigious locations. The property offers versatile accommodation of approximately 3080 square feet with some lovely original features and with all of the principal rooms enjoying a southerly or westerly aspect over the attractive gardens.

The accommodation comprises a welcoming reception hall leading to four reception rooms including the sitting room with an impressive fireplace and doors opening to the garden, a family room, dining room and study. The dual aspect kitchen/breakfast room also opens onto the garden and there is a utility room alongside. On the first floor there are five double bedrooms, the principal room with en-suite shower room and walk-in wardrobe, a sixth single bedroom, bath and shower rooms.

The gardens are a delight enjoying a south westerly aspect and offering an unusually high level of privacy for this central location. To the front of the house there is parking for a number of vehicles and also access to the attached garage.

For room sizes please refer to the floor plan.

SITUATION
Turketel Road is a particularly desirable address within Folkestone's sought after West End within a short, level walk from Folkestone West Station and Folkestone Central from where the High Speed Link service to London, St Pancras is available (journey times of around 53 minutes). The M20 (Junction 13), the Channel Tunnel Terminal and Ferry Port of Dover are all within easy reach, being 1.5, 3 and 9 miles away respectively.

The Leas Promenade with pleasant walks, fine views of the English Channel to France, bandstand and concert hall, is also only a short walk away from where paths lead down to the long stretches of shingle beach, coastal park and the recently revitalised Harbour Arm with champagne bar, live music etc. There are a number of outstanding schools in the vicinity, including boys' and girls' grammar schools. A ten minute walk from a regional centres of excellence for hockey and cricket, with a new athletics facility scheduled to be completed later this year. A wide range of sporting clubs can be found in the area, including watersports.

The Cinque Ports Town of Hythe, approximately 4 miles distant, provides a wide range of amenities including 4 supermarkets (including Waitrose, Sainsburys and Aldi), various independent shops and restaurants (All times and distances are approximate).