5 bed Detached House
The Drive, Chestfield, Whitstable
Situated in one of Chestfield's most exclusive locations backing directly onto the 18 hole Golf Course, this detached property has been extensively extended and remodelled by the current owners to create a versatile home providing plenty of space for all the family. The generous accommodation incorporates a large entrance hall, impressive 37ft open plan living space, a great room for entertaining with vaulted ceiling to the kitchen/dining area, two sets of bi-folding doors giving direct access to the rear garden, in addition there is a separate family room, playroom/gym, cloakroom, utility room and a ground floor double bedroom with en-suite. To the first floor are four good size bedrooms, family bath/shower room, the master bedroom has the benefit of an en-suite shower room and a Juliette balcony overlooking the rear garden and Golf Course. The property has the benefit of an 82ft Southerly facing rear garden and to the front is a sweeping driveway providing ample parking plus an integral garage. Conveniently situated within a short stroll of the 14th Century Barn converted to a Public House and restaurant as well as bus services to surrounding towns and the Cathedral City of Canterbury (approx 6.4 miles) which is a prominent centre for education and offers a wealth of retail and cultural activities together with a selection of museums, art galleries and the Marlowe Theatre. The quaint harbour town of Whitstable is approximately 2.8 miles with Tankerton seafront approx 1.1 miles and Chestfield mainline railway station, the doctors' surgery and Sainsbury's are about ¾ of a mile with local primary schools nearby in Tankerton.
Stained wood front entrance door with glazed panel. Light.
Large Entrance Hall
Partially glazed stained wood front entrance door. Radiator. Window to side. Cloaks cupboard. Thermostat control for central heating. Balustrade staircase leading to first floor. Slate tiled floor. Downlighters.
Suite in white comprising wall hung wash hand basin and close coupled w.c. Partially tiled walls. Radiator. Frosted window to side.
Open Plan Living Area 37' 0 x 18' 1 (11.28m x 5.52m)
Matching range of wall and base units. Island unit with cupboards below, Granite top and breakfast bar area. Inset single drainer stainless 1½ bowl sink unit. Butcher block work surfaces. Range master cooker with five gas rings, two ovens and separate grill with extractor cooker hood above and glass splashback. Integrated dishwasher and fridge/freezer. Window to rear overlooking garden. Radiator. Vaulted ceiling with downlighters. Bi-folding doors to rear garden.
Window to rear overlooking garden. Two radiators. Thermostat control for central heating. Downlighters. Bi-folding doors to rear garden.
Family Room 15' 7 x 10' 5 (4.75m x 3.18m)
Window to side. Radiator.
Playroom/Gym 11' 11 x 9' 3 (3.64m x 2.82m)
Window to front overlooking garden. Radiator,
Utility Room 9' 3 x 8' 1 (2.82m x 2.47m)
Range of matching wall and base unit. Inset single drainer 1½ bowl sink unit. Work surfaces. Window to side. Plumbing for washing machine. Wall mounted combination Baxi gas boiler supplying hot water and central heating. Laminate flooring.
Bedroom 2 13' 5 x 11' 0 (4.09m x 3.36m)
Window to front overlooking garden. Built-in double wardrobe. Radiator. Door to en-suite.
En-Suite to Bedroom 2 8' 6 x 6' 1 (2.6m x 1.86m)
Suite in white comprising fully tiled shower cubicle, wall hung wash hand basin with drawers below and close coupled w.c. Chrome heated towel rail. Partially tiled walls. Downlighters. Tiled floor.
Velux window to side . Access via loft ladder to insulated and partly boarded loft with light. Cupboard with shelves.
Bedroom 1 13' 9 x 12' 10 (4.2m x 3.92m)
Window to rear overlooking garden. Two built-in double wardrobes. Radiator. Downlighters. Laminate flooring. Double doors to Juliette balcony overlooking rear garden and golf course. Door to en-suite.
En-Suite to Bedroom 1 10' 2 x 5' 5 (3.1m x 1.66m)
Suite in white comprising fully tiled shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled w.c. Chrome heated towel rail. Partially tiled walls. Velux window to side. Downlighters. Laminate flooring. Shaver point.
Bedroom 3 11' 5 + recess x 10' 8 (3.48m x 3.26m)
Window to front overlooking garden. Built-in wardrobe. Radiator.
Bedroom 4 12' 2 x 11' 1 (3.71m x 3.38m)
Window to front overlooking garden. Built-in wardrobe. Radiator.
Bedroom 5 9' 7 x 8' 1 (2.93m x 2.47m)
Velux window to side. Built-in wardrobe.
Bathroom 10' 4 x 6' 1 (3.15m x 1.86m)
Suite in white comprising panelled bath with mixer tap and hand held shower attachment, separate fully tiled shower cubicle, pedestal wash hand basin and close coupled w.c. Chrome heated towel rail. Partially tiled walls. Velux window to side. Downlighters. Laminate flooring.
Attached Garage 17' 6 x 9' 4 (5.34m x 2.85m)
Large shingle driveway extending to the front of the property and garage providing ample parking. Lawn area with shrub borders. Hedging to sides.
Rear Garden 51' 0 x 82' 0 (15.55m x 25m)
The garden is Southerly facing. Mainly laid to lawn with flower beds, bushes and shrubs. Large paved patio area. Timber shed. Outside tap. Gated side access. Golf course to rear.
The property is approached via a private road for which the residents have formed a road association called The Drive, The Drove and Meadow Drive Road Association. There is an agreed annual charge of £84,00.
The following mains services are connected to the property electricity, water, gas, drainage and a telephone line. All services will be subject to the appropriate companies transfer conditions.
Central heating is provided by a gas fired boiler situated in the utility room and hot water radiators as indicated in these particulars.
The windows are generally painted timber framed double glazed sealed units.
The property is to be sold Freehold with vacant possession.
We are advised by the Valuation Office that the property is currently within Council Tax Band E. The amount payable under tax band E for the year 2018/2019 is £2097.26.
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