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6 bedroom country house for sale

Canterbury Road, Lyminge, Folkestone

Offers in Excess of £699,995

Property Description

Key features

  • Six Bedrooms
  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • Generous Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Study
  • Beautiful mature well tended gardens approaching 1 acre
  • Large Detached Barn with Additional Access

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Offers in Excess of £699,995

An imposing most handsome character detached Grade II* Listed manor house with six large bedrooms, three generous reception rooms attractively adorned with exposed beams and open fireplaces set in beautiful mature gardens with an exceptionally good size barn set within beautiful landscaped gardens of approaching 1 acre.

** No Chain **

Property ref: 121_1388_3983264

Reception Hall 
Approx. 18' 1" x 16' 5" (5.51m x 5.00m) with storage cupboard and large inglenook fireplace.

Drawing Room 
Approx. 26' 7" x 15' 7" (8.10m x 4.75m) with windows to front and large bay window to rear affording fine views over the gardens. Feature inglenook fireplace with bressummer over.

Dining Room 
Approx. 21' 10" x 18' 8" (6.65m x 5.69m) being double aspect with large feature inglenook fireplace and doorway to:

Kitchen/Breakfast Room 
Approx. 18' 6" x 15' 11" (5.64m x 4.85m) with extensive range of wall and base units with worktop over. Large bay window with views over gardens.

Rear Hall 
with door to exterior to the rear. Inner area off with stairs leading to the first floor.

with low level suite.

Extensive Landing 
A very generous landing with doors to all rooms and opening out at one end to incorporate:

Approx. 15' 11" x 8' 10" (4.85m x 2.69m) being a very useful area, which could easily be divided off into an additional room if required. A small enclosed staircase also leads up to the large attic area here.

Bedroom One 
Approx. 20' 6" x 15' 11" (6.25m x 4.85m) with inglenook fireplace and windows to the front and side. Built in storage cupboard.

Bedroom Two 
Approx. 14' 11" x 10' 6" (4.55m x 3.20m) with extensive built in storage cupboards. Large bay window to the rear.

Bedroom Three 
Approx. 14' 3" x 12' 8" (4.34m x 3.86m) with two windows to the front.

Bedroom Four 
Approx. 13' 1" x 12' 8" (3.99m x 3.86m) with two windows to the front.

Bedroom Five 
Approx. 12' 4" x 12' 4" (3.76m x 3.76m) with built in storage cupboard and double aspect to side and rear.

Bedroom Six 
Approx. 10' 2" x 8' 8" (3.10m x 2.64m) with built in storage cupboard and window to rear.

Inner Landing 
with built in storage cupboard and doors to:

Approx. 9' 2" x 7' 10" (2.79m x 2.39m) with panelled bath, wc and wash hand basin.

Separate WC 
with low level wc.

Gardens & Grounds 
The property sits well within its own lovely mature and secluded grounds, which are laid to extensive lawns, a wide variety of mature trees and shrubbery beds. There is also a pretty brick pillared wisteria clad pergola.
The property has a single driveway access to the front of the property, with, to the far side, a further point of entry leading to the Barn. It is felt there is ample space for the provision of a parking area and garaging within the garden, subject of course to obtaining any necessary permissions.
Approaching 1 acre total.

to the rear of the main Hall there is a large period barn/garaging with several sections consisting of a Workshop of approx. 13' 1" x 13' 1" (3.99m x 3.99m), Barn of approx. 13' 1" x 11' 10" (3.99m x 3.61m) with large double doors to one end; plus a Store of approx. 14' 3" x 13' 1" (4.34m x 3.99m) including a further enclosed Store Area of approx. 8' 2" x 7' 4" (2.49m x 2.24m) . There is separate gated access to this barn from the road.

All mains services connected. Oil fired central heating with mains gas supply serving additional room heating.

Council Tax 
Shepway District Council - Council Tax Band G

Energy Performance Certificate 
As the property is Grade II Listed it is exempt from the requirement of an Energy Performance Certificate.

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Added on Rightmove:
16 November 2015


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