Detached house for sale in Harkness Drive, Canterbury CT2

Guide price £600,000
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Detached house for sale - 4 bedrooms 4 2 2
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Property features

  • Fantastic 4 bed detached family home
  • Wonderfully lit & spacious living/dining room with feature fireplace
  • Country style kitchen with integrated appliances
  • No onward chain
  • 3 double bedrooms & large single
  • Private & well maintained rear garden
  • Garage plus driveway parking for 1 car
  • Less than 1 mile to primary & secondary schools with "good" Ofsted ratings
  • Less than 1 mile to Canterbury town centre
  • Within walking distance to Canterbury West train station with high speed links to London

Property description

Harkness Drive, Canterbury

Property Description: Guide Price £600,000 - £650,000. This fantastic four bedroom detached family home is packed with plenty of potential. Located in a desirable and quiet residential road with easy access to travel links as well as Canterbury town centre and local schools, this location is highly popular among families. The entrance hallway has a downstairs cloakroom and a storage cupboard under the stairs for convenience. The spacious living/dining room is wonderfully lit with natural light beaming in from the bay window and the French sliding doors which lead you out to the rear garden. This room has plenty of potential and you could really get creative with adding your own personal touch. There is a modern feature fireplace perfect for the colder months, creating a cosy setting. There is space for all of the usual home furnishings including a dining table where you can enjoy your favourite home cooked family meals or simply socialise with friends. The country style kitchen has plenty of storage units and worktops and includes integrated appliances that include a washing machine, a fridge/freezer, a dishwasher, a double oven and a gas hob with extractor hood above. There is a side door which also leads you out to the rear garden and the window overlooks this for a private view. Upstairs you will find three double bedrooms, one single bedroom and the modern family bathroom. The double bedrooms are a great size with space for bedroom furniture. The single bedroom comfortably fits a single bed but would also be perfect for a study or a work from home office, giving you options to be creative with this space. The modern family bathroom is fitted with a fresh white suite including a shower over the bath. This gives you the luxury of a relaxing soak for winding down in the evenings or a refreshing shower for when that extra burst of energy is needed. This spacious detached home has gas central heating, double glazed windows throughout and is offered for sale with no onward chain.

Outside: The front of the property is mainly laid to lawn which has been perfectly maintained. There is a paved walkway to the entrance and a side gate giving you access to the rear garden. The garage and driveway are located at the side of the house for off road parking. The private and enclosed rear garden has a patio area with space for a bistro table and chairs. There is a well maintained lawn which would be perfect for a children's play area, hosting family BBQ's or simply to make into your own relaxing haven. If you are a keen gardener there are plenty of flower beds surrounding the boundary for planting your favourite shrubs or flowers. The garage can also be accessed via the rear garden making it perfect for a convenient storage space.

Location: Harkness Drive is a quiet residential road in Canterbury. The City of Canterbury, with its world-famous cathedral (a unesco world heritage site) has a pleasantly unexpected cosmopolitan feel to it. The city lies on the River Stour and boasts two universities plus several other higher education institutions and colleges which contributes to the city having the highest student to permanent resident ratio in the UK. However, Canterbury remains a small city in terms of geographical size and population when compared with other British cities. A popular tourist destination, historical Canterbury is consistently one of the most-visited cities in the United Kingdom, with the city’s economy heavily reliant upon tourism. The city is home to many ancient structures including a city wall founded in Roman times and rebuilt in the 14th century, the ruins of St Augustine’s Abbey and a Norman castle, and the oldest extant school in the world, the King’s School. Modern additions include the St Lawrence Ground, home of the Kent County Cricket Club and the Marlowe Theatre, named after the city’s famous son Christopher Marlowe, has been built on the river bank.

Directions: - CT4 7BW

Council Tax: Council Tax band E (correct as of October 2022) To check council tax rates for this property, please refer to

Local Authority: Canterbury City Council . Kent County Council Services: Gas central heating, mains water, drainage and electricity

Tenure: This property is freehold and is sold with vacant possession upon completion

Property info

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