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5 bedroom barn conversion for sale

Staplehurst Road, Marden

Withdrawn from Market £565,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Middle Portion of an Impressive American Oast House approx. 2610sqft
  • South Facing approximately 34m garden
  • Second floor guest suite/bed/sitting room
  • Overlooking pond to front
  • Decked and paved seating areas
  • Set towards the end of a shared private lane
  • Gravelled parking
  • Staplehurst Railway Station 2.8 miles

Full description

The middle portion of an impressive American oast providing very well proportioned five bedroomed family accommodation approx. 2610sqft arranged over three floors, including master and guest suites all complemented by a lawned south facing garden approx. 34m, gravelled vehicular parking with views to front overlooking a pond all occupying a semi –rural location set at the end of a shared private lane.

Maidstone approx. 6 miles distance  | Staplehurst Mainline Railway Station approx. 2.8 miles distance

The Property: 2 Hertsfield Oast comprises the substantial middle portion of an American oast understood to have been converted in the early 1900’s presenting elevations of brick and weatherboarding, set with timber framed multi-paned casement windows beneath a pitched slate tiled roof. A particular feature are the very well proportioned reception rooms and bedrooms. 

The sitting room currently has two seating area and enjoys a southerly aspect across the garden. The kitchen/breakfast room with family area is comprehensively fitted with contemporary high gloss fronted cupboards and drawers, island unit with granite worktops, slate tiled floor, integrated appliances include twin electric oven, space for American style fridge freezer, a particular feature are the oak framed bi-fold doors opening to front with views out across the pond. 

The well proportioned bedrooms, with part vaulted ceilings to Bedrooms three and four, are arranged over two floors including master bedroom enjoying southerly aspect out across the garden with dressing room and en-suite bathroom with roll top bath and separate shower. Bedrooms three, four and five are served by a shower room. Over the second floor guest suite bedroom two, which could readily be used as a bed sitting room, enjoys southerly views out across the garden and is served by a separate bathroom with bath and shower cubicle.  

Gardens & Grounds: The rear south facing garden, approx 34m, complements the accommodation well, laid to lawn, punctuated with trees including Magnolia and Silver Birch well stocked shrubbery borders, paved seating area, useful decked seating area with lighting, timber shed, gravelled vehicular parking. The whole is enclosed by established hedging and  fencing. 
 Directions: From Staplehurst village follow the A229 in the direction of Loose/Maidstone, continue through the area know as Cross at Hand and pass Millbrook Garden Centre on the right hand side.  The minor right hand turning down to Hertsfield Oast will be found shortly on the right hand side set just off a left hand bend (if you reach the Stilebridge Inn you have travelled too far) proceed along this shared private lane passing semi-detached houses, turn right as you see the new fence onto a shared graveled drive whereupon the entrance to No 2 will be found on the left hand side.

Tenure: Freehold
Services: Mains electricity and water, shared private drainage with three other properties. Gas fired central heating.
Local authority:  
Council tax: Band F

Viewing: By appointment with the agents. Cranbrook Office: 01580 712888

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
05 August 2016

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