4 bed House
Faversham Road, Kennington, Ashford, TN24
Guide Price £550,000-£600,000. First time to the market, this individual detached, immaculately presented house situated in highly desired old Kennington, is away from passing traffic at the end of a long driveway. The property is private behind a five bar gate with a leafy backdrop on to Kennington recreation ground. Tastefully decorated in a neutral palette throughout, from a welcoming, spacious entrance hall this appealing home has a double fronted layout and generously sized rooms. A light and airy living room has a feature fireplace with a living flame gas fire and patio doors open to the conservatory. There is a separate dining room and a third reception room ideal for use as a family room/bedroom 5. The double aspect kitchen/breakfast room has a superb range of solid limed oak wall and base units. There is space and plumbing for a washing machine and the integrated appliances include an electric oven, five burner gas hob with extractor fan and dishwasher. One of the units has been designed to be easily removed for a tumble dryer should the next owner wish. There is ample space for a breakfast table & chairs making this a fantastic everyday living space with French doors opening out to the garden. There is a cloakroom with wooden, ceramic effect flooring off the hall. On the first floor there are four bedrooms, three of which are double rooms - one with an en-suite wet room with power shower. The vendors have built in a superb range of bed/desk furniture to one of the bed rooms. The family bathroom is newly refurbished and has a white suite with wall mounted power shower over the L-shaped bath.
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Gas central heating, mains water, drainage and electricity.
Method of Sale
This property is Freehold and is offered for sale with vacant possession upon completion. Viewers please note; the long driveway is owned by the neighbour. The property has access rights on this driveway and the maintenance is shared.
Kennington is locally popular for its blend of quality housing, both new and old, and easy access to extensive green areas and woodland. It is surrounded by beautiful countryside and has outstanding links both within the UK and across to Europe. There is a wealth of pretty villages/hamlets including Little Burton Farm, Bockhanger, Bybrook and Goat Lees. It is close to Junctions 9 or 10 of the M20 and has great bus links to the town centre and surrounding villages. Kennington is a great location for families with children of all ages as it has good nursery facilities, primary and secondary schools. The Towers secondary school is just a short walk away (0.4 miles) and Kennington Junior School is just 0.2 miles. There is a local cricket club, hockey club, rugby club, hairdressers, beauticians, gastro pubs and local grocery stores as well as a cinema complex on the outskirts with family chain restaurants and a health club/gym. Kennington is also known for its leafy walks as it on the border of Challock woods and the small suburb village of Boughton Aluph home of Eastwell Manor. We are finding that there is increased interest in the area from people looking to move out of London who may still need to commute. The High Speed gets to London St Pancras in just 38 minutes and stops at Ebbsfleet Intn'l, Stratford Intn'l. Eurostar takes you to destinations such as Paris, Lille, Brussels and Calais.
The property sits peacefully behind a ragstone wall and five bar gate. The boundary fencing has been recently replaced and the gardens are very well maintained. An extensive paved patio stretches across the rear of the house to make a fantastic entertaining space. The split level rear garden is primarily laid to lawn and a rear gate gives direct access to Kennington recreation ground. There is an outside tap, side bin storage area and gate to the front of the property. The double garage is approached over a block paved driveway. There is a personal side door and power & light connected. The garage has a pitched roof which (subject to the usual consents) could be converted to an office/studio. Viewers please note; The long driveway is owned by the neighbour. The property has access rights on this driveway and the maintenance is shared.