5 bedroom character property for sale

Mill Lane, Benover

Sold STC £700,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Deceptively spacious attached, double roundel Oast house
  • Five double bedrooms with two benefitting from en-suites
  • Kitchen/dining room with a separate utility/cloakroom
  • Sitting room with a central inglenook fireplace with a wood burner inset
  • Set in an idyllic location on a half acre plot bordered by farmland
  • Outdoor solar heated swimming pool with detached timber pool house
  • Formal garden and small paddock with a detached garage and summer house

Full description

A deceptively spacious attached, double roundel Oast house with five double bedrooms with two benefitting from en-suites. Set in an idyllic rural hamlet on a half acre plot which includes formal gardens with an outdoor solar heated swimming pool and a detached timber pool house. There is a detached garage with ample off road parking and a timber summer house with power and light. To the far end of the plot is a small paddock with a vegetable garden, green house and chicken coop. The property has a wealth of character and charm throughout with a kitchen/dining room and separate utility room. The sitting room has a central inglenook fireplace with a wood burner inset. An early viewing is strongly recommended to appreciate exactly what is on offer.

Maidstone high street approx. 6.5 miles distance | Paddock Wood Mainline Railway Station approx. 4 miles distance

The Property: The front door opens into an entrance hall with a door to the kitchen/dining room. The kitchen has a comprehensive range of bespoke wall, base and drawer units with an integrated four ring gas fired hob with an electric double oven under by Aga and a dishwasher. There is space and plumbing for a fridge/freezer with doors to the garden and a double door to an inner hallway. The kitchen has space for a breakfast table and room for a formal dining area. The inner hall has doors to the utility/cloakroom and sitting room with stairs to the first floor landing. The utility/cloakroom has a low level wc with a wash hand basin and further space, plumbing for a washing machine and dryer with shelving above. The sitting room is a real feature of the property with exposed timbers and beams, incorporating a central inglenook fireplace with a wood burner inset and double doors opening into the garden. The first floor landing is light and spacious with doors to the master bedroom and two further double bedrooms and a family bathroom with a shower cubicle and stairs to the second floor. The master bedroom benefits from an en-suite bathroom comprising; free standing roll top bath with gravity fed shower attachment, low level wc and pedestal wash hand basin. There are two built in double wardrobes and a dressing area with pretty views over the garden. On the second floor are two further fabulous double bedrooms within the attic space of the roundels. One of which benefits from a walk-in wardrobe and en-suite bathroom comprising; P-shaped bath with shower attachment above, low level wc and pedestal wash hand basin.

Gardens & Grounds: To the front of the property is ample off road parking for multiple vehicles. There is also a driveway which continues to the side, up to the rear boundary of the property with a double five bar gate providing access into the rear paddock with a detached garage with power and light. There is an area of hard standing providing further off road parking to the front and side of the garage. The paddock has a vegetable garden with a green house and chicken coop to help enjoy the good life. A gate opens into the formal garden which is mainly laid to lawn and bordered by mature hedging and some fruit trees. There is a pretty seating area in front of a well stocked flower bed close to a detached timber summer house with power and light. There are steps up to a raised terrace with an outdoor solar heated swimming pool and a detached timber pool house in front which is all screened by mature hedging. The sitting room and kitchen have doors which open onto a pretty and secluded alfresco dining and entertaining area which is attractively landscaped to the back of the Oast.

Directions: From the centre of Yalding proceed south on the B2162 towards Benover and Collier Street. Pass Yalding Organic Centre and continue along Benover Road passing Symonds Lane on the right hand side. Turn left after about 300 metres into Mill Lane and take the immediate right onto a private drive. Follow the driveway and Moastley Oast is located after a short distance on the left.

General:
Services: Gas fired central heating with all other mains services connected but not tested
Local authority: Maidstone Borough Council
Council tax: Band F
EPC: D (60)

VIEWING: Strictly by appointment with the agent; Paddock Wood office: 01892 832325

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
15 August 2016

Nearest stations

  • Yalding (1.4 mi)
  • Beltring (1.5 mi)
  • Wateringbury (2.6 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

  • Yalding (1.4 mi)
  • Beltring (1.5 mi)
  • Wateringbury (2.6 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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