2 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

The Street, Bossingham, Canterbury, Kent

Guide Price £385,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

A delightful, two-bedroom semi-detached period cottage in the sought-after location of Bossingham


SITUATION
May Cottage is situated in the lovely rural village of Bossingham, within the North Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Bossingham boasts a village hall and the popular Hop Pocket public house. Further amenities including local shops and post offices can be found in nearby Stelling Minnis and Bridge. The Cathedral City of Canterbury is approximately 7 miles away having many fascinating cultural interests including the Marlowe Theatre, an excellent shopping centre and a wide range of schools in the private and state sectors, colleges and universities. High speed train services run from Canterbury West to London St. Pancras in just 57 minutes and from Ashford International (about 13 miles) to London St. Pancras in about 37 minutes. There is a wide choice of sporting facilities in the locality including Kent cricket at the Spitfire Ground, St. Lawrence, and a good selection of golf courses, as well as the Polo Farm Sports Club.

DISTANCES
Canterbury 7 miles
Folkestone 13 miles
Ashford 19 miles
(Distances are approximate)

DESCRIPTION
May Cottage is a delightful semi-detached cottage built, we believe, in the mid 19th Century of white weatherboarding under a slate roof.

The accommodation comprises an entrance porch opening to an inner hallway, which leads to a lovely sitting room with feature fireplace with multi-fuel stove and built-in cupboards to either side. There is a comfortable family area with fireplace and wood-burning stove, and an L-shaped dining room. The attractive country-style kitchen/breakfast room is fitted with a range of wall and base units and integrated appliances, complemented by granite-effect work surfaces. A door gives access to the rear garden.

To the first floor are two double bedrooms, one with an airing cupboard and cast iron fireplace, and a modern bathroom with white suite and partially tiled walls.

FEATURES
Entrance porch
Inner hall
Sitting room
Dining room & family area
Country-style fitted kitchen/breakfast room
2 double bedrooms
Bathroom
Wooden doors throughout
Garden
Garage
Outbuilding

OUTSIDE
The property is approached off The Street onto a driveway that leads to the detached garage and front entrance. The front garden is mainly laid to lawn with a variety of well-stocked flower borders, enclosed by a hedge boundary.

The rear garden is mainly laid to lawn with a raised vegetable border and a variety of trees including apple and quince.

In addition, there is a useful outbuilding (former pottery), of weatherboard and attractive flint under a slate roof, which has Velux windows, power and water supply.

PROPERTY INFORMATION
Services Mains electricity, water and drainage. Oil-fired central heating.

Local Authority Canterbury City Council
Tax Band 'D'

Fixtures & Fittings Fixtures and fittings are excluded from the sale but may be available by separate negotiation.

DIRECTIONS
Head out of Canterbury via the Old Dover Road signposted to Hythe. Turn right onto the B2068 Nackington Road and continue for about 2.3 miles, turning left at The Granville public house. Proceed for approximately 4 miles to The Hop Pocket public house on the left-hand side. At the crossroads continue straight to The Street (also known as Bossingham Street). May Cottage will be found on the right-hand side identified by our For Sale board.

PRIVATE FINANCE
Jackson-Stops & Staff Private Finance specialises in advising on and arranging competitive mortgages quickly, efficiently and in a stress-free manner. Please contact the office for further information.




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09 September 2016

Nearest stations

  • Chartham (4.8 mi)
  • Bekesbourne (5.1 mi)
  • Chilham (5.4 mi)
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01227 917125 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Chartham (4.8 mi)
  • Bekesbourne (5.1 mi)
  • Chilham (5.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Jackson-Stops & Staff, Canterbury Sales

80 Castle Street, Canterbury, CT1 2QD

01227 917125 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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