5 bedroom detached house for sale

Biddenden, Kent

Guide Price £735,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached four bedroom Colt house and one/two bedroom residentially converted barn
  • Double Garage, timber workshop and former kennel block
  • Gardens of approximately one acre backing on to coniferous woodland
  • Cranbrook School catchment area

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

An individual residence offering two family accommodation comprising a detached four bedroom Colt house and a one/two bedroom residentially converted barn complemented by a double garage, timber workshop and former kennel block, set within gardens, total plot size extends to approximately 1 acre backing onto coniferous woodland. Cranbrook School catchment area.

Distances: Cranbrook 3 miles I Staplehurst mainline railway station 7 miles I Tunbridge Wells 19.5 miles I Ashford International railway station 14.4 miles.

The Property:

The Colt House

The Colt House is a detached Colt house, a firm established in 1919 specialising in building timber framed homes in the south east. Presenting elevations of timber shingles with some rendering, set with predominantly timber framed, sealed unit, double glazed windows, beneath a pitched tiled roof.

The accommodation is arranged over two floors with scope existing for interior updating if so desired, briefly described as follows; entrance porch with wooden block floor, cloakroom fitted with a white suite, sitting room with brick fireplace housing woodburning stove and aspect to front, hardwood conservatory with sealed unit double glazed windows, panels and doors enjoying a pleasant outlook across the garden. The kitchen is fitted with base and eye level cupboards and drawers, fitted round edge worksurfaces with tiled splash backs, integrated Beko electric oven, space and plumbing for dishwasher, floor standing oil fired boiler, double aspect incorporating stable door, enjoying pleasant outlook across the garden.

Four bedrooms comprise two double and two single rooms, bedrooms one and two with built in wardrobes. A bathroom is fitted with a white suite comprising close coupled WC, pedestal wash basin, moulded panel bath with electric shower over.

The Barn

Presenting mixed elevations of brick and rendering set with UPVC double glazed windows, three conservation roof lights beneath a pitched tiled roof.

The accommodation is arranged over two floors and is briefly described as follows; entrance hall with useful understairs recess, cloaks/utility room, close coupled WC, vanity unit with wash hand basin, fitted base and eye level cupboards and drawers, space and plumbing for washing machine. The sitting room has a woodburning stove, engineered oak flooring, aspect to front incorporating French windows enjoying pleasant outlook across the garden.

The kitchen/dining room is comprehensively fitted with base and eye level cupboards and drawers, fitted round edge worksurfaces, integrated Beko electric fan assisted ovens, four burner LPG fired hob, space and plumbing for dishwasher, tiled floor, double aspect to side and rear and door to outside. From the entrance hall a rise of stairs to first floor, open plan bedroom with conservation roof lights and access to under eaves storage. Interconnecting study/nursery with aspect to side. The bathroom is fitted with a modern white suite including free standing bath, glass hand wash basin, close coupled WC, corner tile and glazed shower, under floor heating and aspect to side.

Gardens and Grounds: From the road a concrete driveway over which one of the neighbouring properties has a right of way, leads to double five bar gates with drive leading round to ample vehicular parking, detached double garage with twin up and over doors (one electrically operated). The main area of garden is situated to the front of the property and is laid to lawn.

A five bar gate leads to an open courtyard style garden between the two properties with raised beds, central bed with Magnolia, seating areas and Koi pond. Beyond the Colt house is lawned garden with decked seating area, useful log store, timber workshop fitted with power and light, fenced kitchen garden area with two raised beds, shed and greenhouse. Former kennels divided into nine kennels with concrete exercise yard (see agent's note at end of the particulars).

The whole enjoys a back drop of coniferous woodland, total plot size extends to approximately 1.087 acres.

Directions: From our office in Cranbrook proceed down the high street bearing right into Stone Street taking the right hand turning into St David’s Bridge/The Hill. Continue out of the town in the direction of Tenterden. Proceed past Dulwich College Preparatory school on the right and on through the minor crossroads known as Golford. Proceed on passing two entrances to Hempsted Forest. As the road gently inclines and bends to the right look out for the entrance to The Colt House, clearly sign posted. Proceed up the concrete drive taking the second entrance on the right.

General:

Tenure: Freehold

Services: Oil fired central heating, mains electricity and water supply. Private drainage.

Local authority:

Council tax: Colt House - Band E, Barn - Band B

EPC: E

Agent's Note: A section106 planning agreement prevents the kennels from being reused as boarding kennels.

Viewings: Strictly by appointment with the agents. Cranbrook Office:


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
11 June 2019

Nearest stations

  • Headcorn (4.4 mi)
  • Staplehurst (5.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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To view this property or request more details, contact:

Lambert & Foster Ltd, Cranbrook

39 High Street, Cranbrook, Kent, TN17 3DN

01580 471028 Local call rate

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Lambert & Foster Ltd, Cranbrook

39 High Street, Cranbrook, Kent, TN17 3DN

01580 471028 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Headcorn (4.4 mi)
  • Staplehurst (5.3 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Lambert & Foster Ltd, Cranbrook

39 High Street, Cranbrook, Kent, TN17 3DN

01580 471028 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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