3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

West Farleigh

Sold STC £565,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Period semi-detached character country home with two double bedrooms
  • Converted attic room with potential use for a third bedroom
  • Period features with high ceilings, fireplaces and airy accommodation
  • Kitchen/Breakfast room with Rayburn, utility room and small conservatory
  • Plot totals 3.25 acres with a large detached double garage/outbuilding with a wood store
  • Potential to extended subject to the necessary planning permission

Full description

A two/three bedroom semi-detached character country home situated in an elevated position with far reaching countryside views and benefitting from just over three acres of land. The property offers features indicative of the period with high ceilings, fireplaces and airy accommodation with well-proportioned receptions. Further rooms include a small conservatory, utility room and a converted attic room which offers the potential use as a third bedroom (Subject to the construction of a staircase that meets building regulations).

Maidstone Town Centre approx. 4.5 miles | Barming Mainline Railway Station approx. 4.7 miles | M20 approx. 5.8 miles

The Property: The front door opens into the sitting room whilst the door at the rear is commonly used as the main entrance into the small conservatory. The conservatory offers a useful boot room with a door into the utility room. The utility room has a range of wall, base and drawer units with a worktop over and ceramic sink inset. There is space and plumbing for white goods with a door to the kitchen/breakfast room. The kitchen/breakfast room has stairs to the first floor and a door to the sitting room. There is a comprehensive range of wall, base and drawer units in a farmhouse style and a central fireplace with a Rayburn inset. Integrated appliances include a large Stoves electric cooker with three ovens and a dishwasher with space for an American style fridge/freezer. The sitting room has a large bay window to the front with fabulous views across surrounding farmland. There is a central fireplace with a solid fuel burner inset and a door to the side garden. On the first floor are two double bedrooms and a family bathroom. The master bedroom has a central fireplace with a wood burner inset and again enjoys far reaching panoramic views over open countryside and beyond. The bathroom has a white suite comprising; wood panelled bath with shower attachment above, a low level wc with wooden seat and a wash hand basin with wooden vanity unit under. The landing provides space to build a staircase to the converted attic room which offers the potential for a fantastic third bedroom. The attic room houses the central chimney breast with velux windows to the front and rear. There is ample space for a double bed and dressing area. The property offers further potential to extend to the side subject to the necessary planning permission.

Gardens & Grounds: The property is approached through Shingle Barn Farm and onto a gravelled driveway leading to the side of the property. The drive opens into a parking area and leads onto a large double garage/outbuilding with a log store to the side and a seating area. The garden is mainly laid to lawn and wraps around the property and is enclosed by hedging. There is a patio entertaining area to the rear of the house with a garden shed to one corner. The property also has external access next to the front door to a cellar which opens under the sitting room. The garden then opens onto the hillside incorporating the remainder and majority of the 3.25 acres. The land is predominantly open grassland with a scattering of fruit trees. The land is bordered by woodland to the West and enclosed by a combination of fencing and hedging to the South and South East boundaries. The Northern edge borders open farmland separated by wild grassland.

Directions: From the centre of Maidstone proceed West off the A229 onto the Old Tovil Road and continue out of town. Bear right onto the B2010 Lower Road towards East Farleigh. Follow the Lower Road through East Farleigh and continue onto West Farleigh. Pass the Tickled Trout public house on the right and bear right when the road fork’s and proceed up Smiths Hill. The property is located on the right hand side at the top of the hill identified by our For Sale board.

General:
Tenure: Freehold
Services: Oil fired central heating with mains electricity, water supply and private drainage services connected but not tested
Local authority: Maidstone Borough Council
Council tax: Band C EPC: F (33)

Viewing: Strictly by appointment with the agents.Paddock Wood Office

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
01 August 2016

Nearest stations

  • Wateringbury (1.3 mi)
  • Yalding (1.7 mi)
  • East Farleigh (2.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Lambert & Foster, Paddock Wood

77 Commercial Road, Paddock Wood, Kent, TN12 6DS

01892 323027 Local call rate

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Lambert & Foster, Paddock Wood

77 Commercial Road, Paddock Wood, Kent, TN12 6DS

01892 323027 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Wateringbury (1.3 mi)
  • Yalding (1.7 mi)
  • East Farleigh (2.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Lambert & Foster, Paddock Wood

77 Commercial Road, Paddock Wood, Kent, TN12 6DS

01892 323027 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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