Kent dream homes: 3 of the best properties for sale in April
PUBLISHED: 16:16 25 March 2019
Thinking of moving to or within Kent? Every month we pick three stunning houses for sale that we’re sure you’ll love
• Keston Park £2,495,000
Set in the heart of an exclusive gated private estate with secluded south-facing gardens backing onto woodland, Larchwood is a five-bedroom period house with turreted elevations and a gated driveway that leads to a double garage. It comes with its own indoor leisure pool complex that incorporates an island spa Jacuzzi and steam room plus a separate games/gym area with access to the garden. The well-presented and spacious living areas include a double-aspect living room, a dining room and oak-floored family room, a study and utility. The kitchen/breakfast room is fitted with bespoke units by Chambers of Knockholt and boasts walnut furniture and quartz work surface areas. The accommodation includes an en-suite master bedroom, four other bedrooms (one is also en suite) and a family bathroom. Staircases are hand built in oak and there’s a large, handsome open galleried landing.
Alan de Maid 0208 464 2797
• Tunbridge Wells £2,250,000-£2,500,000
Close to the town centre but in a quiet private road behind Tunbridge Wells Lawn Tennis Club and the Nevill Cricket Ground, this family home has evolved from its 1930’s origins and now offers generous levels of accommodation, including seven double bedrooms and three reception areas. The master bedroom, with its dressing room, en suite and outside terrace, is of particular note. A large kitchen breakfast room opens up directly onto the family room, offering a combined open-plan area of some 34 x 31 square feet. Outside, a lawned garden gently slopes towards a small stream beyond which is a large area of community woodland owned jointly with neighbouring homeowners.
Fine & Country 01892 701900
• Hythe £615,000
This detached, four-bedroom mid-19th-century house won the Hythe Civic Award in 1994 for its sympathetic restoration. Conveniently located within level walking distance of Hythe’s seafront promenade and high street, the generous accommodation is tastefully presented throughout over three floors. On the ground floor is a sitting room, large dining room opening to a garden room, a fitted kitchen with integrated appliances and a range cooker, separate utility, cloakroom and store room. The first floor has a master bedroom with en suite shower room and a further double bedroom; there are two bedrooms and a bathroom to the top floor. The property has garden areas to three sides and it is bordered on two sides by handsome iron railings.
C. R. Child 01303 267421