4 bed Detached House
Grasmere Road, Chestfield, Whitstable
The perfect location for a quintessential English summer day, sitting in a sun filled south facing garden with the sound of leather on willow and the occasional sporting cheer from the neighbouring cricket ground!! This extensive home built in 1928 occupies a prime position on a select private road in the charming village of Chestfield. Sitting on a substantial plot of approximately one third of an acre this property provides 246 sq m/ 2650 sq ft of well-appointed accommodation set over three floors. An inviting entrance hall is a smart introduction to the stylish accommodation enhanced with high ceilings, tasteful presentation and quality fixtures and fittings. The ground floor comprises enclosed porch, entrance hall, dual aspect sitting room with access to the rear garden, dining room, study/snug, cloakroom, a large kitchen/breakfast room featuring Neptune cabinets including a large practical larder cupboard and a very useful wrap around utility room with additional storage cupboard completes the ground floor. The first floor comprises a master bedroom with luxurious en suite and two further double bedrooms with adjoining Jack and Jill bath and shower room. On the second floor there is a fourth bedroom with en suite bathroom and access to loft space. The garden to the rear extends to 115 ft (35m) and has a recently installed decked seating area with adjacent stone terrace, Villeroy and Bosch 7 seat hot tub and a spacious garden building. A double garage and generous driveway provide ample off road parking for numerous vehicles.
This handsome home offers a wonderful opportunity to embrace the best of both worlds with a leafy countryside setting and the advantages of a coastal lifestyle almost on the doorstep.
GROUND FLOOR ACCOMMODATION
5.79m x 4.24m (19' x 13'11)
Wood burning stove by Chesney'sAluminium bi-folding doors to decked seating areaAmtico flooring
5.97m into bay x 4.27m (19'7 into bay x 14')
5.64m (max) x 2.79m (max) (18'6 (max) x 9'2 (max))
Underfloor heatingAmtico flooring
6.55m x 3.68m (21'6 x 12'1)
Range of Neptune kitchen cabinets and larder cupboardIsland unit with wine rack Built-in wine coolerRangemaster range cooker with 5 burner induction hob, two ovens, separate grill & storage drawerBi-folding doors to decked seating areaAmtico flooring
Wrap Around Boot Room/Utility
4.34m x 4.55m width 1.45m (max) (14'3 x 14'11 wid
Fitted Neptune base unitsFull height storage cupboardUnderfloor heating Porcelain tiled floor
FIRST FLOOR ACCOMMODATION
6.12m x 4.22m (20'1 x 13'10)
Wall of fitted wardrobes and drawers
2.69m x 2.29m (8'10 x 7'6)
Walk-in shower cubicle with Aqualisa 'Visage' smart showerCrushed glass wall tilingDuravit extra large wall mounted wash hand basin with waterfall taps and storage drawers belowChrome heated towel railAmtico flooring
4.65m into bay x 3.86m (15'3 into bay x 12'8 )
Fitted triple wardrobes
Jack & Jill Bath & Shower Room
3.12m x 2.62m (10'3 x 8'7)
Four piece bathroom suiteP shaped bath with centre mounted taps and hand held shower attachmentShower cubicle with Hansgroghe shower head and hand held shower attachmentWall mounted wash hand basin Porcelain tiled floorUnderfloor heatingChrome heated towel rail
4.70m x 3.66m (15'5 x 12')
Fitted triple wardrobes and fitted cupboards with shelving aboveAiring cupboard
SECOND FLOOR ACCOMMODATION
Access to loft space and door to bedroom 4.
4.83m (max) x 4.52m (max) (15'10 (max) x 14'10 (ma
We understand there is currently permission to install full height windows and a Juliette Balcony to make the most of the views.
4.75m (max) x 3.33m (15'7 (max) x 10'11)
35.05m x 21.34m (115 x 70)
Complete with Villeroy and Bosch 7 seat hot tub and spacious garden room
Side access door. Power and Light. Fully boarded with storage space.
An array of local amenities are situated within a mile or so, including picturesque Tankerton seafront, Chestfield Golf Club and Chestfield Barn, a well-regarded restaurant and Public House, Sainsburys, a B&Q superstore and Chestfield Medical Centre. The railway station providing a regular service to London for work or visiting the capital for pleasure is 1.1 miles, 3 minutes by car. Canterbury (6.5 miles) is well served with a number of public schools, state schools and higher educational facilities as well as a wealth of amenities including The Marlowe Theatre, restaurants, well known retailers and the Whitefriars Shopping Centre.
There have been several historic planning applications which have been granted but not implemented as the current owners have not found it necessary to increase the size of the property - these can be viewed on Canterbury City Council website CA//16/02183 and CA//16/00903.There is a recent application CA//18/00556 which has been granted for a single storey rear extension to provide a dining room with sky light.