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Borstal Road, Rochester

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Offered for sale with immediate vacant possession, this four bedroomed detached house, built in the mid 1960's by a respected local builder, offers excellent family accommodation. Located in a much sought after setting in Rochester with rear views across the River Medway, the house now requires general updating throughout is ideal for those looking to create a home to their own style. The house is split level design with a 29' lounge, 22' kitchen, dining room, reception hall, tandem double length garage with gardeners storeroom under and a lovely rear garden with river views. Situated to the South of the historic heart of Rochester with its Norman Castle, Cathedral and High Street independent shops, cafes and restaurants within easy reach. Rochester has a great choice of good private schooling including Kings School and St Andrews School, grammar schooling and state schools for all ages. There are good access roads to the A2, M2 and M20, and a mainline station with hi-speed services to London. Ebbsfleet International railway station and Bluewater Shopping Centre are both within a 20 minute drive. Your internal viewing is highly recommended. Your internal viewing is highly recommended.

Steps down to courtyard garden and
ENTRANCE DOOR to RECEPTION HALL: windows to front and side, radiator, partial parquet flooring, door to
INNER HALL: split staircases to first and lower ground floors, radiator
CLOAKROOM: window to side, pedestal wash hand basin, low level w.c., radiator
DINING ROOM: window to front, radiator
LOWER GROUND FLOOR: good sized understairs cupboard, radiator
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM: windows to side and rear with view across River Medway, fitted wall and base cupboards, laminate worktops with inset double drainer stainless steel sink unit, tiled splashbacks, built-in storage cupboard, radiator, door to garden
LOUNGE: picture window to rear with view across River Medway, window to side, glazed door and fixed window to garden, radiators, fitted gas fire
FIRST FLOOR LANDING: window to rear, access to loft space, airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder and Worcester gas boiler (installed in 2022), stairs to second floor
BEDROOM ONE: picture window to rear with view across River Medway, radiator, built-in double wardrobe
BEDROOM THREE: picture window to rear with view across River Medway, radiator
BEDROOM FOUR: window to side, radiator, built-in double wardrobe
BATHROOM: window to side, panelled bath, pedestal wash hand basin, low level w.c, tiled splashback, radiator
SECOND FLOOR LANDING: door to garage
BEDROOM TWO: picture window to front, radiator
EXTERIOR: Private driveway to TANDEM DOUBLE LENGTH GARAGE: up and over door, window, door into house, steps down to FRONT COURTYARD GARDEN: concrete area, small lawn, flower and shrub beds, door to large enclosed GARDEN STORAGE ROOM/WORKROOM: under the garage/driveway, with door to side path. Path to REAR GARDEN: Approx. 220' x 60' narrowing to 30', large full width paved patio, outside light, steps and path leading to two level terraced lawns with mature trees, path to lower garden with level lawn, fishpond, mature trees and shrubs, open views across the River Medway, wall and fenced boundaries.

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Borstal Road, Rochester


Distances are straight line measurements from the centre of the postcode
  • Rochester Station0.9 miles
  • Chatham Station1.2 miles
  • Strood Station1.3 miles
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Machin Lane LTD, Rochester

2B Crow Lane Rochester ME1 1RF

MACHIN LANE are an Independent Residential Estate Agents, who have been offering a professional personal service in the Medway Towns since 1990. The owner DAVID LANE, has extensive experience of residential sales, mostly in the Towns, having previously worked for large corporate companies before opening their Office in Chatham. The Rochester office was opened in 1990 and celebrated 30 years of successful business in 2020.

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