7 bedroom detached house for sale

Painters Forstal, Faversham, Kent

Sold STC £625,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

A Grade II Listed seven bedroom detached house now in need of full restoration.

SITUATION
The property is situated in a rural setting on the edge of the Conservation Area of Painter's Forstal, one of Kent's most popular villages surrounded by stunning countryside and offers lovely walks including Lorenden Park, local Public House, well regarded Lorenden Prep School and the
medieval market town of Faversham which lies approximately three miles away and offers a range of facilities including High Street shopping, restaurants and public houses.

The Cathedral City of Canterbury lies approximately 12 miles away with excellent shopping, good choice of schools, colleges, universities and grammar schools at Canterbury and Faversham. Recreational facilities are also good in and around the area including sports centres, swimming pools, selection of Golf courses and water sports along the coast.

The property is also well placed for motorway and railway links with the A2 and M2 easily accessible, railway stations at Faversham and Canterbury with services into London along with the high speed Javelin train to London St. Pancras.


DESCRIPTION
Little Oaks is a charming and characterful Grade II Listed detached home with a Listing of 18th Century and evidence of earlier origins.

The property is painted brick under a plain tile roof with central door case, semi-circular fan light, moulded surround in half-timbered and half-hipped porch.

OUTSIDE
To the front of the property is a wall with wrought iron gate leading to the front entrance. There are lawns and mature trees and shrubs.

To the side of the property are timber gates leading to the garaging. The gardens, being mainly laid to lawn, sweep around the property with a wealth of trees and shrubs. In addition, there is a vegetable garden which can be purchased by separate negotiation.


FEATURES
Entrance Porch into a Reception/Dining Room with feature fireplace, French windows with shutters, picture rail and high skirting boards. Sitting Room with French windows and shutters, marble feature fireplace and picture rail. Drawing Room has French windows with shutters opening onto the garden. Feature fireplace with tile insert, picture rail with plate rack above and high skirting boards. Kitchen with recess for Aga, original cabinets with glass sliding doors and maids call bell. Inner Hall with separate WC, Cellar with wine storage and bins. Utility Room, Store Room and Coal Store.

To the first floor are five Bedrooms, one having bath tub and hand basin, Family Bathroom, separate WC. On the second floor are two Double Bedrooms some with restricted head height.

Garage. Store Room & Open Garage. Gardens & Grounds of about 0.4 of an acre. Vegetable plot just shy of 0.2 of an acre.


PROPERTY INFORMATION
Services: Mains water, electricity and gas. Private Drainage.
Local Authority: Swale Borough Council
Council Tax band (2017/18): “G”
Fixtures and fittings are excluded from the sale but may be available by separate negotiation.


DIRECTIONS
From Canterbury head towards London on the A2 towards the Brenley roundabout. Take the third exit signed to Faversham/A2. Continue for a little over a mile taking a left into Brogdale Road. Continue for approximately 1.5 miles where the road splits. Keep the right and head up the hill taking the first right with the public house on your left. Turn right and continue for approx. 300 yards and Little Oaks will be found on the left hand side.

From London head along the A2 and take Exit 6, signposted A251 Faversham. At the end of the road turn left and continue for approximately a third of mile and take a left into Brogdale Road. Continue following directions as above.

PRIVATE FINANCE
Jackson-Stops Private Finance specialises in advising on and arranging competitive mortgages quickly, efficiently and in a stress-free manner. Please contact the office for further information.



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09 April 2018

Nearest stations

  • Faversham (1.6 mi)
  • Teynham (3.2 mi)
  • Selling (3.9 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Faversham (1.6 mi)
  • Teynham (3.2 mi)
  • Selling (3.9 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Jackson-Stops, Canterbury Sales

80 Castle Street, Canterbury, CT1 2QD

01227 917125 Local call rate

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