Upside-down living by the sea
With just six of the new homes at one of the county’s most sought-after developments left for sale, house-hunters who are about to miss out will want to get in early when the final phase is released in the New Year.
The homes at Hythe’s Imperial Park have ‘upsidedown’ accommodation, meaning the living areas on the top floor enjoy the best of the sea and countryside views, while dumb waiters, fitted as standard, mean those views come without the inconvenience of carrying essentials upstairs.
With phase one fully occupied and the 27-unit phase two more than 80% sold, work on the third and final phase, made up of threeand four-bedroom semidetached and four-bedroom detached homes, is due to start in the New Year, and units will be released for sale from April.
All have second-floor living accommodation with wood-burning stoves and balconies with views of the sea, the Imperial Hotel golf course, the North Downs, the Royal Military Canal or the communal gardens.
The dumb waiters run from the ground-floor utility room to the second-floor kitchen – handy for food shopping and the logs for the wood-burners – and the first-floor bedrooms as laundry can be whisked down to the utility room.
The four-bedroom detached homes also come with fourperson platform lifts servicing all floors as standard.
Other features include designer fitted kitchens with granite or square-edged laminate worktops and fully integrated stainless-steel appliances, luxury white bathroom suites, porcelain tiles and central heating.
The front and back gardens are lawned and with patios.
Buyers are also offered membership of the health club and spa at neighbouring Hythe Imperial Hotel.
Prices range from £450,000 to £510,000 for the semi-detached houses on phase two.
For more details, visit www. imperialgreen.co.uk
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