Gorgeous Kent properties

PUBLISHED: 09:51 16 May 2016 | UPDATED: 09:25 17 May 2016

Horseshoe Farm, Ruckinge

Horseshoe Farm, Ruckinge

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Three of the best Kent homes for sale this month

Horseshoe Farm offers great flexibility for a single or extended family, or the possibility of extra income from its cottage and lodge. A large summer house and

decked area in the gardens provide excellent outdoor living and entertaining space and the whole property enjoys a delightful and secluded woodland setting.

Approached via a gravel carriage drive through double five-bar gates which lead to the garage and parking for several cars, the outbuilding and woodland can be accessed via a separate track next to the house.

A timber porch with leaded windows and brick steps leads to a part-glazed front door which opens into the entrance hall of the main house. From here stairs rise to the first floor and to the right is the study overlooking the front of the property.

The kitchen/breakfast room is set to the rear and has an oak floor, deep butler sink and

a large island unit. From the breakfast area a door leads to an ample utility room, and double-glazed doors lead into a sitting room with a wood-burning stove and dining room to the rear.

Also on the ground floor is a library and a sitting room with open fireplace, a bedroom and bathroom, cloakroom and sauna.

Stairs to the first floor lead to the en suite master bedroom with a decked balcony overlooking the gardens, pond and paddocks towards the woodland beyond.

There is a family bathroom and at the other end of the house is a large double bedroom next to a shower room. Two further bedrooms complete the accommodation in this part of the property.

For more details about the annexe and Horseshoe Lodge, call the number below.

Fine & Country 01580 766 388

Wateringbury £1,650,000

Broomscroft Place is an immaculate Georgian house dating from 1861. Substantially extended in the 1990s, it now offers spacious and versatile family accommodation across three floors, with an excellent blend of formal and informal areas.

A spacious entrance hall with stairs to the first and lower ground floors leads to the drawing room with a large sash window and an attractive fireplace with marble

surround. To the rear is a dining room (currently used as a playroom) and the kitchen/

breakfast room, which boasts hand-painted units and granite worksurfaces. Double doors open to the conservatory with French doors to the side.

On the lower ground floor are two rooms currently used as studies, a second cloakroom, timber-floored sitting room and a spacious orangery which opens to the lower terrace.

On the first floor is the master bedroom with en-suite bathroom, a guest suite with an en-suite shower room and dressing area, as well as three further double bedrooms and a family bathroom with separate shower room.

Knight Frank 01732 744477

Sandwich £750,000

This spacious modern property at the end of a 24-home development in Woodnesborough, near Sandwich has countryside views from its upper bedrooms and an electronic gate to secure the car port, with a large drive for parking.

Inside the open-plan German Schuller kitchen incorporates a large lounge and dining area, while a separate living room with log burner and access to the home office offers a great living/work space.

Underfloor heating throughout the ground floor, bright, contemporary bathrooms and en-suites with localised tiling, heated towel radiators and fitted mirrors add to the appeal and the master bedroom has its own walk-in dressing room.

TG Designer Homes Ltd 07887 507798 or kate@tgdesignerhomes.com

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