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3 bedroom house for sale

Court Street, Faversham

Sold STC £695,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 3 Bedroom Historical Property
  • Grade 2 Listed
  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • Central Location
  • Secluded Garden
  • Short walk to mainline station
  • Good local Primary and Secondary schools

Full description

This impressive Grade 2 listed Georgian home is located in one of Faversham's most desirable and historic streets. From the outside you get a sense of what is to come, Custom House is a grand double fronted home that was built for the administration of goods imported and exported and the collection of customs duty from Faversham's busy harbour.

Inside you will find well proportioned rooms, packed full of period features. Every room to the main living area boasts a fire place and fine plasterwork. To the rear is a pretty and surprisingly large enclosed garden.

This house has significant historical features. The foundations on this property indicate there has been a building on this site since pre-Roman times, and the large cavernous cellars indicate medieval workmanship. The house has been remodelled at least twice, once during Tudor times and again during the 1760's to it's current Queen Anne style. This property has been a merchants home, a public house as well as customs offices. It's previous owner lovingly restored and maintained it.

The picturesque market town of Faversham is ideally located for coast & country, with excellent transport links including High speed rail links into London St. Pancras. Its countryside is the ultimate pub-walk territory, with many trails leading you through Kent’s varied scenery, from the heights of the Kent Downs, through the ancient Woodlands, blossoming orchards, breathtaking marshes & nature reserves on the Saxon Shore Way.
Faversham is proud if it’s rich history, it has over 500 listed buildings and was an important area during Roman, Saxon and through to modern times. In addition to it’s olde-worlde charm, Faversham has much to offer from it’s regular specialist and charter markets, independent shops, retro cinema, beautiful walks, there is a wealth of things to do, Faversham is a wonderful place to live for individuals and families alike.

Lounge - 4.22m x 4.22m (13'10 x 13'10) -

Dining Area - 4.19m x 3.66m (13'9 x 12') -

Drawing Room - 3.10m x 3.66m (10'2 x 12') -

Downstairs Wc -

Kitchen - 3.53m x 3.15m (11'7 x 10'4) -

Pantry -

Bedroom One - 4.27m x 4.11m (14' x 13'6) -

Bedroom Two - 4.17m x 3.48m (13'8 x 11'5) -

Bedroom Three - 3.61m x 3.05m plus bay (11'10" x 10'0" plus bay) -

Wc -

Bathroom - 3.20m x 2.97m (10'6 x 9'9) -

Attic Room 1 -

Attic Room 2 -

Attic Room 3 -

Cellar -


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Added on Rightmove:
31 January 2018

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