Senior Associate DirectorCanterbury Estate Agents
This impressive penthouse apartment offers beautifully presented contemporary accommodation set within an attractive period conversion, with unrivalled views of Canterbury Cathedral from the rooftop terrace and reception rooms. There is a lift and secure underground parking. The High Speed train service from Canterbury West is a short walk from the building. There is an integrated music system and underfloor heating in the kitchen and living area.
The property is entered via a lift that leads directly into the apartment on the third floor. The lift also stops the second floor where a door leads into a reception hall/study with entry telephone system and a built-in desk, storage units and feature wine rack. From here stairs lead to the third floor where the accommodation includes an impressive triple-aspect sitting room, with feature fireplace, flooded with natural light provided by floor-to-ceiling windows and folding doors to a private rooftop terrace.
The sitting area flows seamlessly into a modern open-plan kitchen that benefits from contemporary fitted wall units, an island, a built-in wooden dining table, an integrated double oven and a wine fridge. With a perfectly framed view of the cathedral.
There is a generous principal bedroom with walk-in wardrobe/dressing room and an en suite shower room, and a second bedroom with walk-in wardrobe and convenient Jack and Jill access to a contemporary family bathroom. The accommodation is completed by a large third bedroom room with built-in shelving and French doors leading to the rooftop terrace; this room could be used as a separate family room if required.
The property is set within a striking period conversion with steps from the pavement leading to an impressive communal front door with stone pillars. There is a lift from the ground floor direct to the apartment. The lift also provides access to the basement level where there is secure underground parking for two cars and two secure storage cupboards.
Kirbys Heights is ideally located by Canterbury West station which provides regular direct services into London St. Pancras in under an hour, while the nearby A2 offers motorists easy access to routes around the county and into London.
The wide variety of eateries, shopping and leisure facilities in the city centre are just moments away. Several seaside towns on the north Kent coast and the green expanses of the Kent Downs AONB are within easy reach providing fantastic opportunities for outdoor activities. The area is well served by several well regarded state and private schools.
From the Strutt & Parker Canterbury office: Head south on Watling Street. At the roundabout take the 2nd exit and stay on Watling Street and then at the Riding Gate roundabout take the 3rd exit onto Rhodaus Town/A28. At the Wincheap roundabout take the 3rd exit onto Rheims Way/A290 and then keep right to stay on Rheims Way. At the St. Peter's roundabout take the 2nd exit onto St. Peter's Place and then at the next roundabout take the 2nd exit onto Station Road West/B2248 where the property will be seen on the left.Read all