6 bedroom detached house for saleLodge Hill Lane, Chattenden, Rochester
Offers in Region of £975,000
- GEORGIAN FARMHOUSE DATING BACK TO THE 1700S
- 6 BEDS OVER 3 FLOORS
- APPROX 3 TO 4 ACRES OF LAND
- PRIVATE FISHING LAKE
- PERIOD FEATURES
- SPACIOUS ROOMS WITH HIGH CEILINGS
- EXPOSED CEILING TIMBERS
- FEATURE ARTESIAN WELL
- PRIVATE SECLUDED LOCATION OFF PRIVATE ROAD WITH GATED ENTRANCE
Belvoir are excited to introduce this stunning, period, effortlessly elegant Georgian Farm House dating back to the 1700’s, and originally the Farm House to Chattenden Farm.The total appoximate floor area is in the region of 4000 square feet, and the property is laid out as follows;
The ground floor is approached via French doors leading into a bricked porch area. One then enters a grand, entrance hall to the front of the property, which immediately provides the feeling of size and space. There is also a further porch area and rear entrance to the property, which leads into a good size utility area, a potentially lovely sun room, downstairs WC, before then leading into the farmhouse-style kitchen/breakfast room. From the hallway, the superior, spacious lounge can be found on the right, boasting original sash windows providing lots of natural light, along with the high ceiling with beam running through, feature fireplace, and further access to the kitchen/diner. The beautiful and tranquil drawing room can be found on the left of the entrance hallway, and again boasts lovely sash windows with superb views, fireplace, and high ceiling with beam running through.
The accommodation on the first floor consists of four bedrooms- two of which are fantastic sized rooms both with en suite bathrooms, there is also a spacious separate bathroom with corner bath, located next to bedroom four. This part of the property can also be accessed from its own stairway and landing which in turn provides potential for the new owner to utilise as they wish. On the second floor there are a further two large "attic" style bedrooms providing further stunning views over the countryside and beyond. There is also an additional room inbetween these two rooms which could be converted to a further bedroom, or perhaps a bathroom.
Finally, underneath the house is a full size cellar, with bricked floor, light, and good size ceiling height, perfect for a gym perhaps, or further accomodation..
Belvoir are excited to introduce this stunning, period, effortlessly elegant Georgian Farm House dating back to the 1700s, and originally the Farm House to Chattenden Farm. The property is located amidst approximately two acres of beautiful, flat Kentish countryside. tucked away in a secluded location with access via a private road, which in turn leads to a gated driveway with parking for several vehicles. The property enjoys a wealth of period features, with lovely high beamed ceilings, impressive original sash windows, feature firepaces, and spacious room sizes throughout. To the rear of the house there is a fishing lake filled with Carp. which is actively fished and provides an ongoing opportunity to continue should the new owner wish. Part of the grounds back onto Deangate Golf Club, and from every window there are stunning, far reaching views in every direction.
Entance Porch - Double doors opening into entrance hallway, bricked walls and tiled floor.
Entrance Hall - 5.34m x 2.92m (17'6" x 9'6") - Spacious grand hallway, doors off leading to lounge and drawing room, corridor to kitchen/utility area, and two sets of stairs to first floor.
Lounge - 6.5m x 5.78m (21'3" x 18'11") - Large lounge, original sash windows, feature fireplace, beamed ceiling.
Drawing Room - 6.5m x 4.8m (21'3" x 15'8") - Lovely place to relax and unwind, high beamed ceiling, feature fireplace, original sash windows with beautiful views
Kitchen/Diner - 7.5m x 3.21m (24'7" x 10'6") - Long open kitchen/diner or breakfast room, farmhouse style, tiled floor, doors to garden, plenty of windows providing lots of natural light
Utility Area - 3.22m x 3.21m (10'6" x 10'6") -
Sun Room - 4.29m x 2.19m (14'0" x 7'2") - Views across garden and countryside beyond
Rear Entrance Porch - 2.19m x 1.94m (7'2" x 6'4") -
Master Bedroom - 5.95m x 5.64m (19'6" x 18'6") - Spacious, light and airy room, with fantastic views, original sash windows, high ceiling
En- Suite - 3.25 x 2.61m (10'7" x 8'6") - Good size bathroom, with separate enclosed shower, WC, and sink.
Bedroom 2 - 5.64m x 4.51m (18'6" x 14'9") - Another spacious bedroom with far reaching views, fitted wardrobes and high ceiling.
En-Suite - 3.23m x 2.14m (10'7" x 7'0") -
Bedroom 3 - 4.6m x 3.06m (15'1" x 10'0") -
Bedroom 4 - 4.57m x 3.23m (14'11" x 10'7") -
Family Bathroom - 4.63m x 1.66m (15'2" x 5'5") - Nice corner bath!
Bedroom 5 - 5.88m x 5.1m (19'3" x 16'8") - Fantastic attic bedroom with beautiful views
Bedroom 6 - 5.88m x 4.64m (19'3" x 15'2") - Fantastic attic bedroom with beautiful views
Attic Room/ Bedroom 7 - 3.32m x 2.89m (10'10" x 9'5") - Currently used for storage but lots of potential for Bedroom 7 or further bathroom.
This beautiful, peaceful and private setting is located about a mile from Hoo village, and provides easy access to Strood and Rochester with it's 35 minute fast train to London, and the A2/and other motorway networks in close proximity. There is also a bus service at the end of the private road to Rochester and local areas.
Houses of this grandeur and quality rarely come to the market, and whilst there is some modernising and updating needed at the property, the potential to further enhance and improve offers a fantastic opportunity to become the owner of a truly special, substantial, period property. We welcome all prospective buyers to call us as soon as possible to arrange a viewing at your earliest convenience, and look forward to showing you round.
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