Staplehurst Road, Marden

£1,200,000
  • Ref: 6337419
  • Bedrooms: 5
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Reception Rooms: 5
  • Tenure: Freehold
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Property Features

  • 3 Bedroom detached Grade II listed farmhouse
  • 2 Receptions
  • 2 Bedroom detached Oast
  • 2 Receptions in Oast
  • Approx 1.4 acres
  • Planning permission to convert the 3 bay garage
  • Landscaped garden
  • All modern bathrooms
  • 16th century inglenook fireplace
  • Total 6,388 Square feet

Property Summary


Home Farm House which is Grade II listed and Barn Cottage are two impressive dwellings set in approximately 1.4 acres. Both properties offer immense character and versatile accommodation. In addition the property offers a three bay detached garage which offers planning permission to convert. Viewing highly recommended to appreciate these delightful properties.

Full Details

Description
Home Farm House is full of character and charm with old world beams yet with the modern bathrooms and kitchen. The sitting room offers a beautiful 16th century inglenook fireplace and newly fitted cream carpet. Two further receptions have exquisite décor in traditional Georgian design. The kitchen also has an inglenook and a full complement of 'Shaker style' units. Ground floor cloakroom.

To the first floor, the master bedroom offers a unique design with half staircase to a seating area, double aspect windows and new carpet. Contemporary en suite. An elegant bathroom offering roll top bath tub, separate dressing area with fitted furniture, two undermount sinks with marble tops set into wrought iron frame and storage facilities. Two further large double bedrooms with soft focus décor and new carpets.

Barn Cottage
Barn Cottage is a fabulous stone built Oast which was extended in 2017 to provide a bedroom and en suite. The Oast offers contemporary design yet maintaining all the charm one would expect. Providing accommodation comprising farmhouse kitchen with vaulted ceiling, modern bathroom with separate shower, dining hall with minstrel gallery and wood stove. The beautiful sitting room is situated in the kiln with double casement doors to garden.

To the first floor, gallery landing, double bedroom and master bedroom which offers a turned staircase leading to a sumptuous en suite.

Outside, the grounds extend to approximately 1.4 acres to include a beautiful landscaped garden and rosary arbour which runs the full length of the gardens clad with rose and wisteria. Acoustic fencing abuts the A229, fenced area offering large pond, summerhouse and variety of sheds. A walled patio sits immediately to the rear of the Farm House with fixed pergola and a variety of planting. There is a separate garden for the Oast.

The current owners have obtained planning permission to convert the three bay garage into another cottage.

Overall, an exceptional opportunity to own two fabulous homes.

Specification
Modern Klargester which serves both properties. Gas central heating to the main house and oil central heating to the Oast. Grade II listed - listed buildings register TQ7779846559.

Location
Just off the A229 and on the parish boundary of Staplehurst and Marden, this property is surrounded by countryside. The thriving villages of Staplehurst and Marden are only approximately 3 and 2 miles distant and each village has a good range of shops, medical and social facilities plus primary schools; and Kent is known for its educational standards and grammar schools. The nearest main line railway station is just 1.5 miles away at Staplehurst with commuter services direct into Charing Cross and Cannon Street in just under an hour. The County town of Maidstone and Royal Tunbridge Wells both offer superb shopping and are about 6 and 17 miles distant respectively.

Star Items
3 bedroom detached Grade II listed farmhouse

3 receptions

2 bedroom detached Oast

2 receptions

Approximately 1.4 acres

Planning permission to convert the 3 bay garage

Landscaped garden

All modern bathrooms

16th century inglenook fireplace

Total 6,388 Square feet