Period charm with modern twist
Address: Northwood Road, Tankerton, Whitstable Price: £850,000 Agent: Kent Estate Agencies A chequered marble floor and a cast-iron fireplace ensure a grand welcome to the hallway of this seaside home.
The five-bedroom detached house on Northwood Road, Tankerton, near Whitstable, is on the market with Kent Estate Agencies, priced at £850,000.
There is off-road parking, and the period property is a short stroll from the seafront, harbour and shops.
The hub of the house is a 20ft kitchen/breakfast room, which flows into a large family area and a dining area. A wall of bi-fold doors leads to the garden.
The property also has a large separate sitting room.
On the first floor are five double bedrooms, and a large family bathroom with freestanding bath and walk-in shower.
There is also a separate shower room with a double shower cubicle. The master bedroom has double doors opening to a front balcony.
The back garden is landscaped and has seating areas. At the front is a pretty garden, and the driveway provides off-street parking.
Buyers will be pleased to find period touches to this home, including ceiling cornices, cast-iron radiators and wooden floors.
Paul Evernden, of Kent Estate Agencies, says: “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 infusing a contemporary twist.”