Smallhythe Road, Tenterden
In 11.4 acres, a fabulous opportunity to buy a 5 bedroom detached house and a 2 bedroom cottage which offers planning permission for substantial extension. In a quiet location, walk distance to Tenterden. Various outbuildings, ponds, garaging. Main line station 9 miles. Must be seen.
DESCRIPTION A charming residence built approximately 30 years ago by the current owners family in the style of a period home but with the benefits of modern day living. It has been constructed using reclaimed materials with the solid oak timbers said to be from the galleons in Henry the VIII era.Throughout there is a period feel and many features such as exposed timbers, leaded light windows and open fireplaces. The accommodation is both flexible and spacious. Set within grounds of approximately 11.4 acres.
COTTAGE Added bonus of a detached cottage which now offers planning permission, granting the conversion of the attached barn to become a sizeable 2 storey home. Fabulous opportunity, planning ref - 18/01698/AS. Including residential garden and new garaging.
GROUND FLOOR An imposing entrance hall giving access to spacious ground floor accommodation. The kitchen/breakfast room has a range of wall and floor units with solid oak doors and granite transformation surfaces. There is a single oven, Bosch induction hob with extractor and space for a dishwasher. The fireplace houses a 1900's mini aga style oven. The utility room has a ceramic sink and space for a tumble dryer and washing machine. There is also access to the courtyard. The sitting room is spacious with a fireplace dividing this room and the study area. The dining room is spacious with a door leading to the family room.
FIRST FLOOR This floor is approached via an impressive staircase and landing. There are five bedrooms, two of which have en suites. The master bedroom is delightful with triple windows overlooking the grounds. The en suite comprises a bath, shower and his and hers wash hand basins. The family bathroom comprises a claw foot bath, wash hand basin and W.C.
OUTSIDE The property is located on several acres surrounded by beautiful Wealden countryside. It is approached via a long shared driveway. Beautiful gardens, with extensive lawned areas, parking and two ponds envelope this charming home. There is also a detached brick built triple garage and a summer house which is currently used as a therapy room.
AGENTS NOTE: The grounds are believed to extend to approximately 11.4 acres. The detached cottage within the grounds has planning permission to erect a two story rear extension. The details can be found at: www.ashford.gov.uk/planning-and-building-control Reference: 18/01698/AS.
***A public footpath passes through the right hand paddock.***
LOCATION The property is located on the outskirts of the picturesque town of Tenterden. There are many shops including boutiques, supermarkets, restaurants,public houses, coffee shops as well as a doctors surgery, schooling and leisure facilities. The current vendor walks across the adjoining fields and can reach the High Street in 10-15 minutes. For the commuter, Headcorn rail station is approximately 9 miles away with services to London Bridge. Ashford International station is approximately 13 miles away with services to London St Pancras.
- In 11.4 acres, walk to Tenterden
- Fabulous 5 bed house of 3,442sq.ft
- Built 30 years ago using reclaimed old timbers
- Detached cottage with planning for extension
- Fabulous opportunity, just 9 miles to a main line station
- Views across your own land
- Various outbuildings, ponds, garaging
- Detached triple garage
- Must be seen to be appreciated
- Great investment opportunity