5 bed Detached House
Northwood Road, Tankerton, Whitstable
Internal viewing is essential to fully appreciate this fine example of a period property. Thought to have been built in 1907, this lovely home has been sympathetically and tastefully refurbished to a high standard retaining the charm of its era and cleverly infusing a contemporary twist. As you step into the property, you will be immediately wowed with the chequered marble tiled floor and cast iron fireplace complementing the large impressive entrance hall. This is just the beginning, the hub of the house is definitely the 20ft kitchen/breakfast room which cleverly flows into a large family area with separate dining area, the complete wall of bifolding doors give access to the delightful garden, a fantastic area of the house for entertaining and for the family to be together. For those more quiet moments is a large separate sitting room. To the first floor are five double bedrooms, large family bath/shower room and a separate shower room. The rear garden is landscaped designed to give plenty of space for children and adults, and the seating areas are perfect for those who enjoy alfresco living. To the front is a pretty garden and the driveway provides off street parking. A great lifestyle location within a short stroll to the working harbour and seafront, along with the well regarded St. Mary's Primary School and regular bus services to surrounding towns and the Cathedral City of Canterbury (approx. 8 miles), Only 750 yards from Tankerton's parade of shops, cafes and restaurants. Whitstable town centre and mainline railway station is about half a mile.
Entrance Hall 17' 5 + recess x 10' 1 max (5.31m x 3.08m)
Painted wood front entrance door with colour glazed panel. Colour glazed fan light. Fired earth chequers range black and white marble tiled floor. Cast iron fireplace. Two reclamation cast iron radiators. Cornice ceiling. Window to side. Circular window to front. Under stairs storage cupboard. Balustrade staircase leading to first floor.
Suite in white comprising wash hand basin and close coupled w.c. Frosted window to side. Downlighters. Porcelain tiled floor.
Lounge 18' 6 into bay x 12' 6 (5.64m x 3.81m)
Feature fireplace with cast iron inset and wood mantle piece and surround. Picture rail. Cornice ceiling. Large bay window to front overlooking garden. Reclamation cast iron radiator. Varnished floorboards. Built-in cabinets and display shelving to alcoves.
Dinning Room/Family Room 28' 9 x 12' 6 narrowing to 11'10 (8.77m x 3.81m)
Feature cast iron fireplace. Cornice ceiling to dinning end. Window to side. Two reclamation cast iron radiators. Porcelain tiled floor to family area with underfloor heating. Varnished wood floorboards to dinning area. Complete wall of bi-folding doors to rear garden. Opening to Kitchen/breakfast room.
Kitchen/ Breakfast Room 20' 2 x 10' 0 (6.15m x 3.05m)
Wide range of matching wall and base units. Inset single drainer stainless steel sink unit. Butcher block work surfaces. Partially tiled walls. Island unit with inset five ring stainless steel gas hob with stainless steel and glass extractor cooker hood above. Built-in two full sized fan assisted ovens and two built-in microwave/combination ovens. Plumbing for washing machine. Integrated dishwasher. Cabinet housing wall mounted gas boiler supplying hot water and central heating. Two windows to side. Radiator. Porcelain tiled floor with underfloor heating.
Window to side. Access to insulated loft. Reclamation cast iron radiator. Varnished floor boards.
Bedroom 1 16' 5 x 12' 6 (5.01m x 3.66m)
Bay window to side with deep sill. Cast iron fireplace. Two reclamation cast iron radiators. Picture rail. Varnished wood floor boards. Double doors to front balcony.
Bedroom 2 11' 10 x 10' 9 (3.61m x 3.28m)
Window to rear overlooking garden. Radiator. Picture rail.
Bedroom 3 12' 1 x 11' 10 + alcoves (3.69m x 3.61m)
Window to side. Built-in cupboard with shelves. Radiator. Varnished floor boards. Picture rail. Small cast iron fireplace.
Bedroom 4 10' 4 + wardrobes x 10' 2 (3.15m x 3.1m)
Window to rear overlooking garden. Wall of fitted wardrobes incorporating airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder. Radiator. Picture rail. Varnished floor boards.
Bedroom 5 10' 2 x 9' 8 (3.1m x 2.95m)
Window to front. Radiator. Varnished floor boards. Picture rail.
Shower Room 8' 3 x 3' 7 (2.52m x 1.1m)
Suite in white comprising fully tiled double shower cubicle, wash hand basin set into vanity unit with cupboard and close coupled w.c. Heated towel rail. Velux window to side. Downlighters. Extractor fan.
Bathroom 10' 9 x 7' 0 (3.28m x 2.14m)
Suite in white comprising freestanding double ended bath with mixer tap, separate fully tiled walk-in shower cubicle with rainfall shower head, wall hung wash hand basin and close coupled w.c. Chrome heated towel rail. Two frosted windows to side. Downlighters.
Low brick retaining wall. Well stocked with mature shrubs . Block paved driveway extending to front of property. provicing off road parking.
Rear Garden 30' 0 x 60' 0 (9.15m x 18.29m)
Beautifully landscaped garden mainly laid to lawn. Well stocked borders with shrubs flowers and bushes. Large paved patio rear. Decked seating area. Timber shed with power and light. OUtside tap. Outside lighting. Gated pedestrian side access. Enclosed with fencing.
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 Kitchen and hot water radiators and under floor heating as indicated in these particulars.
The windows are generally of painted timber frames.
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 F. The amount payable under tax band F for the year 2017/2018 is £2323.50.
Please ring us to make an appointment. We are open from 9am to 6pm Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm Saturdays and 10am to 4pm on Sundays.
Kent Estate Agencies gives notice for themselves and for the sellers of the property, whose agents they are that any plans or mapping and measurements are approximate, quoted in metric with imperial equivalents. All are for general guidance only and whilst every attempt has been made to ensure accuracy, they must not be relied on. The measurements are provided in accordance with the R.I.C.S. Code of Measuring Practice 6th edition. The fixtures and fittings and appliances referred to have not been tested and therefore no guarantee can be given that they are in working order. Photographs are reproduced for general information and it must not be inferred that any item shown is included with the property. Prospective purchasers or lessees should seek their own professional advice. Kent Estate Agencies retain the copyright in all advertising material used to market this property. For a free valuation of your property contact the number on this brochure. Printed 20th October 2017.