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3 bedroom apartment for sale

The Priory, East Farleigh, Maidstone

Sold STC £450,000

Property Description

Key features

  • £450,000 - £500,000
  • Large Manor House Apartment
  • Arranged Over Two Storeys
  • Two Bedrooms Plus Study/Bedroom Three
  • Lower Ground Floor With Conversion Possibilities
  • Octagonal 'Bothy' Outuilding
  • Garaging, Driveway & Generous Grounds
  • River Views From Rear Garden
  • Excellent Commutable Location
  • No Forward Chain

Full description

Tenure: Share of Freehold

This generously proportioned apartment is set within a prestigious manor house style building in a delightful position that affords beautiful riverside views.
The property currently is configured with spacious and a characterful lounge overlooking the attractive rear garden. The dining room is open plan to the modern kitchen - which is offered with its current appliances. The main two bedrooms are served by a well planned family bathroom. The third bedroom is currently utilised as a study but can revert to its former use with simple modifications. The useful lower ground floor is ripe for conversion. Currently, a functional utility room and W.C. are complimented by two large storage areas.
Externally, the property enjoys its own grounds to front, side and rear. Parking is very comfortable. The gated driveway easily accommodates several vehicles, the single garage provides secure storage and a further two parking spaces are found in front of the main elevation of the house.

East Farleigh is lovely village that's sits on the edge of a picturesque stretch of the River Medway. The building sits in an elevated position that affords views across the riverside. The village is within easy reach of both the motorway and rail networks that both provide a convenient commute to the capital. The county town of Maidstone is short drive away and provides all the extensive amenities that are expected in any major town. 

ENTRANCE Twin doors opening into: 

ENTRANCE PORCH Windows to side. Glazed overhead panel. Tiled floor. Twin inner doors opening into ground floor accommodation. 

DINING ROOM Radiators. Exposed floorboards. Open plan to Kitchen. 

KITCHEN Sash window to side. Ceramic sink unit inset into beech work-surfaces. Range of cupboard and drawer base units. Eye level wall cabinets. Wall mounted gas fired boiler. Appliances in situ including electric range cooker, dishwasher and fridge freezer to remain. Tubular extractor fan, Central island with oak counter top. Local wall tiling. Exposed floorboards. 

PANTRY LOBBY Sash window to side. Tiled floor. Walk in pantry. 

REAR LOBBY Twin glazed doors to garden via glazed rear porch. Tiled floor. 

LOUNGE Tall sash windows to rear. Corniced ceiling. Fireplace with carved wooden surround (over mantle currently in storage). Multi-fuel stove. Radiators. Wooden flooring. 

REAR HALL & STUDY AREA Sash window to rear and front. Radiators. Exposed floorboards. Note: The current study area was formerly utilised as a bedroom. The reinstatement of the wall and doorway would be required to effect this reversion. 

BEDROOM Sash windows to side and rear. Built in storage. Radiator. Fitted carpet. 

BEDROOM Via small staircase. Sash window to front. High level storage cupboards. Radiator. Fitted carpet. 

FAMILY BATHROOM Window to front. Corner bath with mixer taps and hand shower. Wash hand basin and W.C. set within a modern storage cabinet with stone effect counter top. Walk in tiled shower. Extensive wall tiling. Radiator. Tiled floor. 

GROUNDS The apartment benefits from grounds to front, side and rear.

The side and front gardens are planted with mature yew trees and conifers. The gardens extend to both sides of the private driveway. The greenhouse in situ to remain.

The primary garden is to the rear and offers a shingled terrace and a further decked seating area. The remainder is laid to lawn with mature trees and views to and across the nearby River Medway.

 

EXTERNAL 'BOTHY' OUTBUILDING. A ragstone built outbuilding of octagonal construction with a pitched roof, power and light. 

DRIVEWAY, PARKING & GARAGING DRIVEWAY, PARKING & GARAGING Two allocated parking spaces are located in the parking area in front of the main house. A gated driveway provides extensive additional parking. A single garage with twin doors provides secure parking, with power, light and an internal store. A floor hatch conceals a redundant well shaft. Note: the driveway provides a right for the neighbouring homeowners in Priory House to access their private garaging, however, no external parking is permitted.  

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Added on Rightmove:
09 December 2016

Nearest stations

  • East Farleigh (0.4 mi)
  • Maidstone West (1.4 mi)
  • Maidstone Barracks (1.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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28 High Street, West Malling, ME19 6QR

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01732 677081 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • East Farleigh (0.4 mi)
  • Maidstone West (1.4 mi)
  • Maidstone Barracks (1.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Fine & Country, West Malling

28 High Street, West Malling, ME19 6QR

01732 677081 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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