CHRISTMAS OFFER Subscribe to Kent Life today CLICK HERE

Three of the best homes for sale in Kent

PUBLISHED: 17:29 01 March 2015 | UPDATED: 17:29 01 March 2015

Family house in Folkestone

Family house in Folkestone

Archant

An elegant family house in Folkestone, a country cottage or a Grade II listed bungalow - our pick of the best properties on the market in Kent this month

Folkestone £775,000

This elegant family house in a cul-de-sac location is within walking distance of the high-speed rail link, and the Leas Promenade and is believed to have been built in the late 1920’s of brick with part rendered colour washed and part tile hung elevations under a tiled roof.

Extensively modernised to create a bright and stylish home, it includes a new German kitchen with cream high-gloss units and porcelain-tiled floor, as well as newly installed bathrooms and en-suites with power showers and travertine or porcelain flooring.

A limestone fireplace with granite hearth has been added to the drawing room and a contemporary gas log-effect fire fitted in the sitting/family room.

On the ground floor there’s an entrance hall and airy reception rooms, including a drawing room, dining room and sitting room, with decorative fireplaces and stripped and stained wood floors, a study, cloakroom and a utility room.

The main bedroom has a double-aspect view, attractive fireplace and a door leading to the fifth bedroom, which could serve as a dressing room if only four bedrooms are needed. It also has an en-suite shower room with limestone-tiled walls and floor.

A large garden to the rear is mainly laid to lawn with established apple trees, a vegetable area and lovely brick wall borders.

There is also a large patio area next to the house.

Smith-Woolley & Perry 01303 226622

http://www.swandp.co.uk/

Hawkhurst offers in excess of £630,000

Fothersby Cottage is a sympathetically extended cottage close to Hawkhurst and in the Cranbrook School catchment area.

Dating from the mid 1800s, this is a charming property, beautifully presented insiit’s decorated in a range of neutral tones, with stylish marble and travertine flooring and generous use of bespoke solid oak joinery.

Additional highlights include a fitted kitchen, luxuriously appointed bathrooms, plantation shutters, an integrated vacuum system and a surround-sound system in the drawing room.

The dining room is set within the conservatory and French doors open on to the garden, while the drawing room is triple aspect with a magnificent fireplace.

The lovingly tended and securely fenced gardens have herbaceous and evergreen borders, topiary and established hedges and trees that provide a good degree of privacy.

Jackson-Stops & Staff 01580 720000

http://www.jackson-stops.co.uk/

Worth £350,000

This Grade II listed attached bungalow with large gardens and a double parking bay is situated just outside Sandwich in lovely countryside.

It has been recently extended to provide an open-plan kitchen and living area with a vaulted ceiling, underfloor heating and two pairs of French doors to the garden and courtyard (ideal for barbecues), two double bedrooms with an additional sitting room, a utility room and a wetroom.

Period features include exposed timber and two fireplaces.

Colebrook Sturrock 01304 612197

http://www.colebrooksturrock.com/

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other Kent Life visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by Kent Life staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique Kent Life account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

More from Homes & Gardens

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Thinking of moving to or within Kent? Every month we pick three stunning houses for sale that we’re sure you’ll love

Read more
Wednesday, September 26, 2018

As we head into Autumn, the change in season is all around us. From the leaves on the trees turning burnt orange and fiery red, to dark mornings and nights bookending our days. As we put the clocks back an hour to battle the darkness, here’s some top tips on how you can keep your home warm and costs down this Autumn.

Read more
Friday, August 31, 2018

Rural energy provider, Calor, gives some top tips for homeowners wanting to make their houses cosy and warm in time for the colder months.

Read more
Wednesday, August 22, 2018

If you’re looking to update your home here’s why you should always buy Italian leather furniture

Read more
Sunday, July 1, 2018

Residential property company heylo recently signed the Armed Forces Covenant, pledging its commitment to fair treatment and support to the Armed Forces community, including regulars, reserves, veterans and their families. The signing took place in a ceremony held at Wellington Barracks

Read more

Fancy a mini-holiday in the heart of rural Kent but with plenty of places to eat, drink, shop and explore on your doorstep? Welcome to Bells Cottage by Mulberry Cottages

Read more
June 2018

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Topics of Interest

Food and Drink Directory
Kent Life Food & Drink awards 2016. Open for entries.

Latest Competitions & Offers

Subscribe or buy a mag today


subscription ad


Follow us on Twitter


Like us on Facebook


Local Business Directory

Search For a Car In Your Area

Property Search