5 bed Detached House
Cades Orchard, Painters Forstal, Faversham, Kent, ME13
Bell Tower House is a most striking architectural designed Georgian style home built to an extremely high standard around 1996. With attractive red brick elevations and string course under pitched and parapet roof. The frontage is particularly impressive being symmetrical with central cupola housing arched window and bell tower above.
Internally the property has beautiful elegant and spacious rooms, complemented by large sash windows, high coved ceilings, dado and picture rails and multiple French doors, which open onto the lovely gardens.
Entrance hall, oak flooring, and impressive central Bifurcating staircase which leads to galleried landing. - Elegant drawing room, with central Adam style fireplace with cast iron insert, fitted glazed fronted cabinets for display, picture and dado rails, sash and French windows overlooking the gardens. - Family room, French and sash windows. - Dining room well proportioned room with dado rail, French doors leading to gardens. - Kitchen/breakfast room, comprehensive range of washed limed oak cabinets, some glassed fronted for display, integrated appliances complemented by attractive work surfaces and oak flooring. - Utility room, housing boiler. - WC's, (two) to the ground floor. - First floor, impressive gallery landing. - Master bedroom suite, with twin dressing rooms and en suite bathroom. - Guest bedroom, with en suite. - 3 further bedrooms having built in wardrobes. - Family bathroom. - Quadruple garaging, power and light. - Garden, of about an Acre.
OUTSIDE The gardens are hedged and bounded with mature trees to create areas of seclusion and privacy and a lovely environment to relax and enjoy the surroundings. At the rear, a large south west facing wraparound terrace provides the perfect spot for summer parties and entertaining. The property is approached via a gated entrance leading to a sweeping gravel drive and turning area and adjacent to a sympathetically designed garage block.
The property sits amid landscaped mature gardens and grounds which feature established shrubberies and well stocked herbaceous borders, a climber clad pergola, clipped shrubs and a pretty timber summer house. They are designed to provide colour and interest throughout the seasons and create a fitting setting for the property.
SITUATION The property is situated in a rural setting on the edge of a Conservation Area of Painters Forstal, one of Kent's most popular villages, surrounded by stunning countryside and offers lovely walks, including Lorenden Park, local public house, well regarded Lorenden preparatory school and the medieval market town of Faversham lies two miles away, offering a wider range of facilities to include High Street shopping, restaurants, public houses.
The Cathedral City of Canterbury lies approximately 11 miles with excellent shopping; good choice of schools, colleges, universities and grammar schools can be found at Faversham and Canterbury. Recreational facilities are also good in and around the area to include sports centres, swimming pools, good selection of golf courses and water sports can be found along the coast.
The property is also well placed for motorway and railway links with the A2/M2 easily accessible. Railway stations are to be found at Faversham and Canterbury, with services into London along with the high speed Javelin train to St. Pancras
DIRECTIONS Head out of Canterbury towards London, on the A2 towards the Brenley roundabout. Take the third exit signed for Faversham/A2. Continue straight for a little over a mile and take a left into Brogdale Road. Continue for approximately 1.5 miles where the road splits keeping to the right and head up the hill taking a right passing the public house on your left. Take a right and Bell Tower will be found on the right hand side, set behind gates.
PROPERTY INFORMATION - Services: Mains water, main electricity main drainage mains gas - Local Authority: Swale Borough Council 01795417850: - Council Tax band (2018/19): G - Fixtures and fittings are excluded from the sale but may be available by separate negotiation.