3 of the best Kent homes for sale this month
PUBLISHED: 11:42 04 August 2017 | UPDATED: 11:42 04 August 2017
We select three hot properties in Kent on sale this month
East Malling – £999,950
This executive four/five bedroom detached property offers both spacious and flexible living accommodation throughout, making it a well-appointed family home. Modern technology features include Nest heating, Sonos surround sound throughout and USB ports in the kitchen’s central island.
Notable features include a double-height entrance hall overlooked by a glass-fronted galleried landing, and an open-plan kitchen, dining, family room at the ehart of the home which has a huge skylight over the central island and sliding glass doors leading directly to the garden.
There are two further reception rooms and the benefit of a third, all to the ground floor, with four double bedrooms (two with en-suite) and a family bathroom all on the first floor.
Enclosed front and rear gardens have electronic wrought-iron gates leading to a driveway for up to four cars, and a single garage with automatic up and over doors.
Fine & Country 01732 222272
This brand-new, detached home facing the sea has been designed to provide light, bright living accommodation throughout.
The living space is all upstairs so on the first floor you’ll find an open-plan lounge/dining room/kitchen, with bi-folding doors leading out from the lounge to a balcony from which you can enjoy spectacular views across Whitstable Bay.
The lounge has a modern two-way fireplace with woodburner while the high-end kitchen offers a comprehensive range of cupboards with copper work surfaces and an integrated double oven. There is also a cloakroom and a utility room on this floor.
The house has underfloor heating throughout and a heat-recovery system which can be worked by an app. There is also a sound system designed to connect to Sonos or similar with speakers in the lounge area and two of the bedrooms.
On the ground floor are the four bedrooms; the master having an en-suite shower room and there is also a family bathroom.
In addition, extra accommodation is provided by a detached modern one-bedroom annexe with en suite and an open-plan lounge/kitchen with oven and hob and bi-folding doors onto the gardens. The good-sized rear garden is mainly lawned while to the front there is a driveway with off-street parking for several vehicles, leading to a detached garage.
Miles and Barr 01227 200 600
This detached four-bedroom, twin-roundel oast house set within picturesque gardens and grounds close to Cranbrook town centre is believed to date back to the 1800s and was converted in the 1970s.
You enter into the hallway featuring a new artisan oak staircase with barley twist spindles, with access to the study at the foot of the steps and doors leading through to the dining room, kitchen and a pantry set between the two roundels that the spacious lounge and formal dining room occupy.
Upstairs two of the four double bedrooms occupy the roundels, plus there’s a bathroom and shower room. Sanderson blinds dress the majority of windows throughout the home.
Outside the garden offers plenty of space with an array of fruit trees and flower beds offering everything from Victoria plums to Kentish cobnuts. There’s a rockery and a water feature as well as a large shed and greenhouse. One of the former cowls has also been retained as a feature.
Fine & Country 01580 715000