** EXCLUSIVELY FOR THE OVER 55's **
Miles & Barr are delighted to offer to the market this lovely one bedroom retirement apartment. Situated in Abbot's Lodge, the property is ideally situated for all local amenities, along with Canterbury Cathedral and Westgate Towers. Canterbury West train station is just a short walk away providing high speed links to London St Pancras. The property was recently built to NHBC standards by Churchill Retirement Living, specialists in the development of purpose built apartments for those looking for an independent yet safe and secure lifestyle in their retirement. Within the lodge there is an Owners' Lounge, with adjoining kitchen, for socialising with other residents, a Laundry Room, and a Well Being suite providing hairdressing, chiropody, and beauty treatment facilities. Other benefits include; lift to all floors, illuminated light switches throughout, fully furnished guest suite, camera entry system, 24 hour Care line support system, communal car park, remainder of 10 year NHBC guarantee.
The property is situated within the city of Canterbury, being within easy access of the High Street and all its amenities. These include an excellent modern shopping centre, the University of Kent, Canterbury Christ Church University and other colleges, together with an excellent choice of schools in both the public and private sectors. In addition to the High Street is the Kings Mile, which is a lovely mall of boutique style shops, cafes, eateries and public houses.
SPORTING AND CULTURAL AMENITIES
Sporting and recreational opportunities nearby include: golf at Scotland Hills, Canterbury, sailing at Whitstable Yacht Club and Herne Bay, county cricket at Canterbury and day trips to France via Eurotunnel, all within easy access. In addition, the recently refurbished Marlowe Theatre, the spectacular Beaney House of Art & Knowledge and the Gulbenkian (theatre, cinema and caf bar) at the University of Kent, all provide a wealth of excellent entertainment in Canterbury.
Canterbury has two mainline railway stations, with Canterbury West offering the high speed service to London (St Pancras 56 mins). The property is also within easy access of the A2 dual carriageway, which in turn links to the Channel Port of Dover and Brenley Corner at Faversham, adjoining the M2 / A299 (Thanet Way) linking London and the coastal towns respectively. Ashford International (15.4 miles, London St Pancras 38 mins) which also has services to the continent via Eurostar (Paris 1 hr 52 mins) or via Eurotunnel at Cheriton (19.3 miles, Calais 35 mins).
Lounge/Diner (5.69m x 3.18m (18'8" x 10'5"))
Kitchen (2.39m x 2.39m (7'10" x 7'10"))
Shower Room (1.83m x 1.70m (6'0" x 5'7"))