Kent dream homes: 3 of the best properties for sale in November
PUBLISHED: 10:11 29 October 2019
Thinking of moving to or within Kent? Every month we pick three stunning houses for sale that we're sure you'll love
- Dymchurch (£940,000)
Sea House - the one-time home of Russell Thorndike, creator of the infamous Doctor Syn smuggling novels - is a very large, detached home in a private cul de sac with access to the beach. A fine example of the Arts & Crafts movement, with Queen Anne influences, it also has an attached two-bed annexe with its own living room, fitted kitchen/diner, two double bedrooms and a shower room. In the main house, the triple-aspect family/kitchen room has a fireplace with inset log burner and a separate pantry/utility room which leads to a downstairs cloakroom. On the first floor there's an en-suite master bedroom, a family bathroom and three double bedrooms; two are currently used as a reception room and the third as a dining room. The second floor offers a further three double bedrooms, one with a dressing room, and a bathroom. The rear garden has a large paved terrace.
Fine & Country 01580 766388
- Broadstairs (£1,450,000)
Part of the private North Foreland Estate, this newly built four-bedroom detached family home set back from the road has an impressive glass frontage and cedar cladding. Hub of the home is the kitchen, which has patio doors leading to the garden. It opens to the main reception room with a feature fireplace connecting the rooms. There is a further reception room to the front of the house where sliding doors open to a balcony with glass surround. On the first floor are four double bedrooms, all en suite and with Mira shower systems that can be controlled via a phone app. The master bedroom has a large balcony with sea views and there is a further family bathroom with a copper bath and marble tiles. The rear garden has a porcelain-tiled patio.
Miles and Barr Executive 01227 499000
- Temple Ewell (from £185,000)
This small development of 14 apartments and courtyard cottages has been created to provide stylish, individual low-maintenance homes within the grand style of this fine Grade II-listed building. With the emphasis on an effortless lifestyle, high-performance, double-glazed wooden windows, gas central heating and insulation ensure that each home has low-energy consumption. Separate laundry areas are provided in most of the homes and all bathrooms feature monochrome vanity units with square taps and white polymarble and ceramic basins. Rolling lawns and gardens, both private and communal, blend with the surrounding landscape and most homes have individual outside space, while each offers its own parking area with cycle storage.
C.R. Child 01303 267421