Detached family home of over 2500sq.ft in Biddenden village, tucked off road with detached garaging. Well presented, with scope for improvement. Offering period features including wooden panelling and flagstone flooring. 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 3 receptions and kitchen/breakfast room.
MAIN DESCRIPTION A substantial detached family property in the village of Biddenden. This home provides versatile accommodation with scope for improvement. Commuters would benefit from Headcorn main line station whilst children can walk along the pavement to the village amenities. Surrounded by countryside Biddenden is a village within the Cranbrook School Catchment area with good transport links to Maidstone and Ashford, with easy access to the motorway network. This sizeable home offers period features with well proportioned rooms along with ample off road gated parking, a detached double garage, front and rear gardens. There is an opportunity to improve the property, yet it is well presented and boasts a number of features including leaded windows and a flagstone floor.
ENTRANCE HALL From the wooden front door, the entrance hall is a welcoming space with a number of features. The flagstone floor is complimented by the oak wall panelling and the central oak staircase which leads to the galleried first floor landing. Decorative coving and 3 ceiling lights with storage cupboards for coats and boots. Doors into the reception rooms, utility, cloakroom and kitchen/breakfast room.
RECEPTION ROOMS The property boasts 3 good sized reception rooms with the dining room and sitting room providing access to the garden. The dining room is located at the rear with wooden doors to the rear garden and glazed double doors to the sitting room. There is a continuation of the decorative coving and 2 ceiling lights with roses. The kitchen/breakfast room is located at the front of the property and so the formal dining room may offer the scope to be an extension of the kitchen. The sitting room is also located at the rear with windows and wooden doors to the rear garden. A characterful fireplace sits within a wooden surround with a stone hearth. The room has decorative coving and 2 ceiling lights with roses around. The final reception room is the study or snug a versatile room with views over the front garden, currently fitted with a number of book shelves it is an ideal space for those who work from home or want another reception room for young children.
KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM A light and bright room located at the front of the property with leaded windows which encompass the entire front wall, fitted with a range of wall and base units with space for a dining table at the front. Integrated appliances include a NEFF oven and grill, Jackson halogen hob and extractor fan. Space for a dishwasher and American style fridge freezer. Tiled splashbacks and tiled floor, double stainless steel sink.
UTILITY ROOM With a door and a window to the side. The utility has base units with a stainless steel sink, space for a washing machine, heating controls and houses a Worcester boiler.
CLOAKROOM Fitted with a low-level WC and a wash hand basing with a window to the front.
GALLERIED LANDING Ascending the oak staircase the first floor galleried landing is a sizeable space with windows to the front. Loft access and storage cupboards, doors into the bedrooms and family bathroom.
BEDROOMS The property offers two en suite bedrooms. The master suite is a double aspect room with views to the side and the rear. There are ample storage cupboards and a door leads into the en suite which provides a bath and low-level WC. The bathroom is tiled to half height with a window to the front. The guest bedroom is also located at the rear, with views over the garden. There is a double storage cupboard and a door into the en suite bathroom with bath, low level WC and wash hand basin, bidet, bath and a window to the side. Tiled to half height. In addition there is another bedroom at the rear with views over the garden and storage cupboards and another bedroom to the front with oak feature windows.
FAMILY BATHROOM At the front of the property is the family bathroom. The suite offers a bath with hand held shower attachment, a low level WC, wash hand basin and a separate shower, tiled to half height with a window to the front.
EXTERNALLY The property is set back from the road with a gated entrance. There is ample off road parking and a detached double garage with a pitched tiled roof. The front garden has mature beds to the side and by the doorway with a water feature and an area of lawn. The garden at the rear can be accessed from the front and from the 2 reception rooms. The stone terrace provides space to sit and entertain whilst the remainder of the garden is mainly laid to lawn with an area of trees to one side. The rear garden backs onto the neighbouring fields.
- Over 2,500 sq.ft detached family home
- Within the village, tucked off the main road
- Well presented, with scope to modernise and improve
- Gardens to the front and rear, detached garaging
- 3 sizeable and versatile reception rooms
- Kitchen/breakfast room, utility and cloakroom
- Master bedroom suite and guest suite
- 2 further bedrooms and family bathroom
- Easy reach of Headcorn/Ashford train station
- Cranbrook school catchment area, no chain