5 bedroom detached house for sale

Stowting, Ashford, Kent

Sold STC £1,200,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Stunning Grade II Listed Georgian Farmhouse
  • Excellent Flexible Accommodation
  • Heated Swimming Pool and Sauna
  • Equestrian Facilities
  • Stables, Barn & Outbuildings
  • Approximately 5 Acres
  • Area Of Outstanding Natural Beauty
  • Good Transport Links
  • Walking distance to popular local pub
  • Excellent local primary school

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A beautiful example of a 19th century farmhouse. With part of the property dating back to the 1800s it is full of charm, character and warmth. Over the years the house has been lovingly extended to provide both spacious and flexible accommodation making this a truly wonderful family home. In addition to the five bedrooms there are three reception rooms, kitchen/breakfast room, utility room, cloakroom, family bathroom, en suite bathroom and a shower room. Perfecting this lovely home are grounds of approximately 5 acres with a heated swimming pool set within its own walled surround comprising garden room, games room, sauna, cloakroom and wet room. In addition there are outbuildings including a detached barn, a storehouse and workshop. The equestrian facilities include a tack room and three loose boxes and a further two loose boxes within a brick and tiled building.

Located in the heart of Kent and positioned within a conservation area there are many fabulous walks and cycle routes within the vicinity of the Kent Downs which is an area of outstanding natural beauty. The village of Stowting is centred around the very popular Tiger Inn, an outstanding primary school, an ancient church, cricket hall and a community club.
 

ENTRANCE HALL: Main door. Stairs leading to first floor. 

CLOAKROOM: Suite comprising wash hand basin and w.c. 

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: Window to rear. Pretty range of wall and base units. Inset sink. Aga. Door to rear lobby leading to rear. 

DINING ROOM: Window to front and French doors to patio area and side garden. 

SITTING ROOM: Dual aspect windows. Lovely fireplace. 

SIDE ENTRANCE HALL: Lovely arched main door. Secondary staircase to first floor. Built in storage cupboard. 

UTILITY ROOM: Window to side. Range of units with space for washing machine. 

DRAWING ROOM: Double aspect windows with fireplace. 

FIRST FLOOR LANDING: Stairs from the entrance hall and doors to: 

BEDROOM TWO: Dual aspect with views to side and front. 

EN SUITE BATHROOM: Suite comprising wash hand basin, w.c. bath and storage cupboard. 

BEDROOM THREE: Window to front and fireplace. Double back to back doors to bedroom one. 

BEDROOM FOUR: Window to rear. 

BEDROOM FIVE/STUDY: Window to rear. 

BATHROOM: Suite comprising bath w,c. and wash hand basin. 

SECONDARY LANDING : Accessed via stairs from side hall.  

BEDROOM ONE: Lovely dual aspect room with fireplace. Back to back doors leading to bedroom three. 

SHOWER ROOM: Shower cubicle w.c. wash hand basin and storage cupboard. 

OUTSIDE: The property sits within delightful acreage. A wooden five bar gate leads onto the gravelled driveway. To the front there is an extensive lawned area with a multitude of fragrant perennials and shrubs. At the far end is a pond surrounded by water loving aquatics and wildlife. A patio lies to the side giving plenty of room for outside entertaining. To the rear of the property there is a walled area with a swimming pool, games room, sauna, wet room and cloakroom. Fields beyond provide ideal equestrian usage and to the side is a tack room, three loose boxes and a further two loose boxes within a brick and tiled building. There is also a detached barn, storeroom and workshop. Sweeping round, the driveway follows on and exits via a five bar gate. 

LOCATION: In a wonderful rural location with good rail and road links such as the A20, M20 and M25 which provide access to surrounding areas including the popular Historic city of Canterbury. The mainline station in Westenhanger is approximately 5 miles away and offers frequent direct trains to London Charing Cross in less than an hour and to the Ashford International Station in only 8 minutes; which provides the High Speed railway to London St. Pancras in 37 minutes and further afield to Brussels or Paris in under two hours with the Eurostar.

The property also enjoys easy access to the coastline, only 6 miles away from Kent's 350 glorious miles of sandy and shingle beaches.

There are a wide range of primary, comprehensive secondary, grammar and public schools in the area, with the renowned Ashford School approximately 7 miles away.  

SERVICES: Oil fired boiler serving both the central heating system for the house and the swimming pool. Mains water, mains electricity, private drainage.

 

LOCAL AUTHORITY: Shepway District Council
 

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
09 August 2016

Nearest stations

  • Westenhanger (2.6 mi)
  • Sandling (3.4 mi)
  • Channel Tunnel Terminal (5.0 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Westenhanger (2.6 mi)
  • Sandling (3.4 mi)
  • Channel Tunnel Terminal (5.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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