6 bedroom detached house for saleMorry Lane, East Sutton, Maidstone, Kent, ME17
Sold STC £1,000,000
- Delightful period family home
- In a rural elevated setting with far reaching views
- 4 reception rooms
- 6 bedrooms
- 3 bathrooms
- attractive gardens and paddock
- garaging & flat
A truly delightful period family home, in need of modest updating, set off a minor country lane & with stunning southerly rural views under 2 miles from the pretty village of Sutton Valence
Morry House is a delightful Grade II Listed family home understood to date in part from the 17th Century with 19th Century additions, situated in an elevated, rural setting amidst well established southerly facing gardens with lovely far reaching views over neighbouring farmland. In addition, there is a good range of outbuildings including an old coach house where there is a versatile, self contained, first floor flat. Points of note include;
A wealth of exposed timbers and beams, quarry tiled floors, casement and sash windows, fireplaces to the main reception rooms and several bedrooms, wood burning stove to the sitting room.
Four reception rooms arranged over the ground floor comprise the south facing drawing and sitting rooms, both of which enjoy an outlook over the garden, a characterful and well proportioned dining room and a pretty reception hall. Both the drawing and dining rooms have impressive inglenook fireplaces.
The kitchen/breakfast room is fitted with a range of cupboards, tiled work surfaces and four oven oil fired Aga with space for various appliances.
Completing the ground floor accommodation is a study with open fireplace, generous utility room with fitted cupboards and space for a washing machine and tumble dryer, a larder, two cloakrooms and a boot room.
Two staircases lead to the first floor where there are five bedrooms, which are served by two bathrooms (one being en suite) and a separate shower. On the second floor there is an attic bedroom of excellent proportions with an en suite bathroom and access to eaves storage.
Morry House is accessed via a driveway to the north of the house. To one side of the drive there is parking for a number of cars and to the other, various outbuildings including a former coach house, with garaging and storage on the ground floor and a versatile first floor flat with open plan kitchen/reception room, bathroom and bedroom. There are further outbuildings which provide useful storage areas.
A pedestrian gate leads through to the front of the house where the elevations are enhanced with a superb wisteria. The attractive gardens lie to the east, south and west and feature gently sloping lawns, an abundance of mature trees, seasonal shrubs and planted borders. To the east there is a charming terrace, garden store and workshop.
A field of approximately 2 acres is situated on the opposite side of the road, to the west of Morry Lane.
There is a right of access over the drive for the farmland which abuts the gardens to the east. There is also a bridal way.
Square Footage: 4,272 sq ft
Acreage: 3.4 Acres
Take the A274 through Headcorn towards Sutton Valence. After about 1.3 miles turn right into East Sutton Lane, signposted to Ulcombe and East Sutton. Proceed for 1.6 miles and turn right into Morry Lane. Morry House will be found after about 0.8 of a mile on the right hand side.
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