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No Onward Chain. Fabulous location, hidden behind the Moat wall opposite Rochester Castle and facing toward Rochester Cathedral, is this three double bedroomed detached cottage built in 2006. The cottage is set over three levels, with a large open plan living/dining/kitchen, extensive fitted kitchen with integrated appliances, bathroom and shower room, utility area and under floor heating throughout. The entrance gate in the Moat wall leads into a very private split level paved courtyard garden with steps down and path leading through to a further courtyard with pergola and access to the parking space. This is a rare opportunity to own a home in the heart of Rochester with outstanding views of the Castle and Cathedral. Only minutes from the High Street with its independent shops, cafes and restaurants. Rochester is well known for its association with Charles Dickens and hosts a variety of cultural festivals during the year, such as Sweeps, Dickensian Christmas and Castle gardens concerts. The attractive High Street is lined with a selection of period buildings dating from Georgian and Victorian times. There are a range of schools, private and state, including Kings School, Rochester Girls Grammar School and the Mathematical school all within walking distance. The mainline station is within a few minutes' walk and has excellent services to London Cannon Street, Charing Cross, Victoria and a hi-speed service to Ebbsfleet (18min), Stratford and St Pancras (38 min). There are also excellent road links via the A2, M2, M20 and M25 to Maidstone, Canterbury, London, Bluewater shopping centre, Ebbsfleet International Station and Gatwick Airport.

Entrance Door to
LIVING/KITCHEN/DINING ROOM: KITCHEN AREA: sash windows to rear, extensive range of fitted wall and floor units, granite worktops with inset sink unit, fitted 5 ring gas hob and electric fan assisted oven with stainless steel extractor hood over, integrated dishwasher, fridge and freezer, tiled floor with under floor heating. LIVING/DINING AREA: windows to front and side, tiled floor with under floor heating, stairs to lower ground floor
INNER HALL: built in storage cupboard, understairs storage cupboard, stairs to first floor, under floor heating
SHOWER ROOM: sash window to front, shower cubicle with mains fed shower, sink in vanity unit, low level w.c, half tiled walls and tiled floor with under floor heating, access to
UTILITY ROOM: sash window to side, plumbing for washing machine, under floor heating
BEDROOM ONE: sash dormer windows to front, eaves storage cupboard, under floor heating
LOWER GROUND FLOOR: HALL: tiled floor, under floor heating, door to garden, understairs cupboard
BATHROOM:  sash windows to rear, panelled bath with mixer tap, sink in vanity unit, low level WC, walk-in double size shower cubicle with mains fed shower, chrome ladder style radiator, tiled floor with under floor heating, extractor fan
BEDROOM TWO: sash windows to front, fitted wardrobes to one wall, one housing water combination boiler for central heating and hot water, under floor heating
BEDROOM THREE: sash windows to side and front, fitted wardrobes, under floor heating
EXTERIOR: Impressive entrance gate in the old Moat wall leading to a private courtyard garden, paved patio area with raised flowerbeds, steps down to further patio area, outside lights, outside power, steps down to rear pathway leading to further paved area with pergola, raised beds, outside tap, steps and gate to parking space. There is secure gated access to the parking and garden.
COUNCIL TAXA payment made to your local authority in order to pay for local services like schools, libraries, and refuse collection. The amount you pay depends on the value of the property.Read more about council Tax in our glossary page.
Band: F
PARKINGDetails of how and where vehicles can be parked, and any associated costs.Read more about parking in our glossary page.
GARDENA property has access to an outdoor space, which could be private or shared.
ACCESSIBILITYHow a property has been adapted to meet the needs of vulnerable or disabled individuals.Read more about accessibility in our glossary page.
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  • Rochester Station0.2 miles
  • Strood Station0.4 miles
  • Chatham Station1.1 miles
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Machin Lane LTD, Rochester

2B Crow Lane Rochester ME1 1RF

Machin Lane LTD, Rochester

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 1996 and celebrated 30 years of successful business in 2020.

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