4 bedroom detached house for sale

Stowting, Ashford, Kent

Sold STC £795,500

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

A characterful detached Grade II Listed former hall house set in the rural hamlet of Stowting, An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty NO CHAIN

SITUATION
Stowting is a lovely rural hamlet nestled on the south east corner which lies between the City of Canterbury, Folkestone, Ashford & Hythe. Set in An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty at the southern foot forming part of the North Downs.

Stowting has a church, primary school and Tiger public house/restaurant, cricket club and village hall. The nearby village of Stelling Minnis has a local shop and post office with a wider range of facilities being found in Folkestone, Ashford & Canterbury, which also offers excellent shopping and good choice of colleges, universities, state and public schools. Boys & Girls grammar schools can be found in Canterbury, Ashford & Folkestone.

The M20 gives easy access to the Channel Tunnel Terminal at Cheriton, Port of Dover, Ashford Int'l (being approximately 20 minutes drive with trains to London St. Pancras in approximately 37 minutes), Maidstone & London. It also links into other motorway networks. Recreational facilities with sport centre and swimming pools can be found in Folkestone & Canterbury, along with a good selection of golf courses and fishing/water sports along the coast.


DESCRIPTION
Palm Tree Cottage is a character detached Grade II Listed home with a Listing dating around the 17th Century with later additions. The Cottage, believed to be a former Hall house, is timber framed with rendered infill, red brick and cat slide tiled roof. The property also offers a wealth of beams, inglenook fireplaces and attractive latch doors.


FEATURES
Entrance Porch. Double Sitting Room with a wealth of exposed beams to ceilings and wall, inglenook fireplace and secondary staircase which leads to Bedrooms 3, 4 and Family Bathroom. Dining Room also incorporates beam ceilings, inglenook fireplace and panel windows to front. Study with fitted bookshelves and double aspect windows. Rear Hall has exposed brick walls and beams, terracotta tile flooring and attractive staircase leading to the Master Bedroom and Guest Bedroom Suites. Kitchen/Breakfast Room has a range of base and wall mounted cabinets, integrated appliances, work surfaces and terracotta tile flooring. Utility with stainless steel sink, space and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer, storage cabinet and terracotta tile flooring. Detached Double Garage with timber doors under a pitch roof. Gardens & Grounds of about 0.5 of an acre, all set in An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.


OUTSIDE
The property is approached off a country lane via timber gates onto a block paved driveway with ample parking and leads to the front entrance and detached garage.

The lawns sweep around the property along with well stocked herbaceous borders, mature trees and shrubs, under planting , enclosed by a fence and tree boundary. All enjoy wonderful far reaching rural views.


PROPERTY INFORMATION
Services: Mains electricity and water. Oil Central Heating. Private Drainage.
Local Authority: Folkestone & Hythe District Council.
Council Tax band (2018/19): “G”
Fixtures and fittings are excluded from the sale but may be available by separate negotiation.


DIRECTIONS
From Canterbury turn right onto Stone Street (B2068) and continue straight. Just before the Six Mile Garage turn right and continue for around 0.3 of a mile. Turn left, continue straight and left right into Curtis Lane and the property will be found a little further up on the right hand side.


VIEWINGS
Strictly by appointment through Jackson-Stops. Tel: 01227 781600

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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04 May 2018

Nearest stations

  • Westenhanger (2.7 mi)
  • Sandling (3.3 mi)
  • Channel Tunnel Terminal (4.8 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Westenhanger (2.7 mi)
  • Sandling (3.3 mi)
  • Channel Tunnel Terminal (4.8 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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