3 of the best Kent homes for sale
PUBLISHED: 14:32 18 December 2015 | UPDATED: 14:32 18 December 2015
From a Dutch gabled home to an attractive contemporary oast, Kent’s top properties on the market this month
Sandbanks Court is a charming Dutch gabled family home that’s full of space and light throughout. It’s had a major overhaul and was significantly modified after the current owners purchased in 2002.
The bright and airy entrance hall leads to the triple-aspect drawing room with a lovely brick fireplace. The dining room sits between the kitchen/breakfast room and drawing room and gives access to both, as well as having French double doors which lead out to the rear garden.
The kitchen/breakfast room is a large, airy triple-aspect space with a door leading out to the side of the property.
The light and spacious feel continues onto the first floor; the landing gives access to the generous en-suite master bedroom, two further bedrooms and a family bathroom.
On the second floor are two double bedrooms, one of which is currently used as an art studio.
Strutt & Parker 01227 451123
Marlands is an attractive five-bedroom country house is set in 10 acres of park-like gardens and grounds near High Halden.
Ideal for equestrian lovers, the property includes four post-and-railed paddocks; a stable block for three horses; a foaling box, a stable yard, garage and workshop.
The current owners created flexible reception rooms, which include a large study and huge family kitchen and a sitting room with French doors out onto the southwest-facing patio.
Upstairs is a master bedroom suite with a dressing room and a bathroom, which could be used as a nanny suite as there’s an alternative en suite bedroom. All three bathrooms have under-floor heating.
The formal garden is mainly lawn with two large carp ponds connected by a bridge.
Fine & Country 01580 766388
The Oast House is an attractive and substantial detached contemporary home with grounds of just over four acres.
Built by Millwood Designer Homes in 2001, it offers light and spacious accommodation arranged over three floors.
On the ground floor is an impressive entrance hall with doors to the large sitting room with log burner, the dining room enjoying views over the formal gardens and the kitchen/diner imaginatively designed for family living.
The first floor has a large en-suite master bedroom and there are four further bedrooms of which two have en-suites with the remaining two bedroom sharing a Jack n’ Jill bathroom. The third floor is currently used as a separate suite with two further bedrooms and a bathroom.
The detached double garage with a substantial studio space above has a cloakroom/kitchen area and further reception room offering a wide range of potential uses.
The impressive gardens have been professionally landscaped and beyond the rear garden a five-bar gate leads to the large paddock with stable and pasture with a natural pond.
Miles and Barr 01227 200600