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Sutton Street Bearsted, Maidstone
£740,000

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  • WONDERFUL OPPORTUNITY TO PURCHASE THIS UNIQUE GRADE II LISTED COTTAGE
  • TRANSFORMED & IMPROVED BY THE PRESENT OWNERS
  • IMPRESSIVE INGLENOOK FIREPLACE
  • SUPERB OAK KITCHEN
  • SET IN DELIGHTFUL GARDENS
  • BRICK PAVIOUR DRIVEWAY LEADING TO DETACHED GARAGE

Wonderful opportunity to purchase this unique Grade II listed cottage thought to have been built in Tudor times. Attractive building constructed of traditional red clay bricks, some original stonework and weatherboarding. External beams and peg tile roof. The present owners have transformed and improved the accommodation, not only refurbishing but also discovering original features and adding sympathetic extensions. On the ground floor the accommodation features an impressive inglenook fireplace creating a cosy lounge, a sizeable dining room ideal for entertaining, superb oak kitchen with limestone flooring and black granite worktops. Also on this floor there is a good-sized study/4th bedroom with adjacent cloakroom. On the first floor is the original main bedroom with period flooring and beams, a new master bedroom with en-suite shower room, a third bedroom and a family bathroom. Set in delightful gardens, flanked by mature trees and shrubs providing seclusion. A beautiful, private courtyard inclined to the west. A brick paviour driveway providing ample parking leads to the detached garage. The Old Cottage has something for everyone – book an appointment to discover why.

ENTRANCE PORCH
Gable-ended open porch with exposed timbers. Front door with black iron furniture and leaded lights. External light.

DINING ROOM
17' 0'' x 10' 2'' (5.18m x 3.10m)
Leaded light window with quarry tiled sill, heavily beamed ceiling, oak flooring. Working Claygate briquette fireplace with open grate. Five wall light points. Thermostatic control for central heating. Traditional column radiator. Double leaded light doors to kitchen/breakfast room.

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM
16' 6'' x 9' 8'' (5.03m x 2.94m)
Antique oak door and drawer fronts with pewter effect fittings. Black granite worktops and upstand with bull nosed edging. 1½ bowl sink with mixer tap. Range of high and low level cupboards with working surfaces incorporating AEG ceramic four burner hob, concealed extractor above. Smoked glass splashback. AEG microwave, double oven and grill. Integrated fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer. Beautiful natural limestone flooring. Double aspect leaded light windows, east and west outlooks featuring a bay window with deep limestone sill and double casement doors to courtyard. Zoned underfloor heating.

REAR LOBBY
Half-glazed door to courtyard, ceramic tiled floor, underfloor heating. Built-in cupboard housing Worcester gas fired boiler supplying central heating and domestic hot water throughout. Manifold for underfloor heating. Control panel for central heating.

CLOAKROOM
Traditional white suite by Savoy with period style chromium fittings, comprising: wash hand basin, low level WC, half tiled walls, tiled mosaic border, ceramic tiled floor, underfloor heating, skylight.

STUDY/BEDROOM 4
9' 6'' x 8' 1'' (2.89m x 2.46m)
Triple aspect windows with fitted blinds. Zoned underfloor heating.

LOUNGE
15' 4'' x 11' 6'' (4.67m x 3.50m)
Heavily beamed. Magnificent inglenook fireplace with heavy oak bressumer beam and brick hearth. Hunter Inglenook 4-5 kw multi-fuel stove. Door at back of inglenook leading to the Dining Room. Double aspect leaded light windows, bay with deep quarry tiled sill. Two wall light points. Two traditional column radiators. Door to stairs.

ON THE FIRST FLOOR
From the Lounge the winder staircase leads to the First Floor where the original oak Kentish bracing can be seen.

LANDING
Leaded light window to front. Heavily beamed. Built-in linen cupboard with Megaflow water cylinder. Traditional column radiator.

PRINCIPAL BEDROOM (1)
16' 7'' x 9' 5'' (5.05m x 2.87m)
Double aspect windows, east/west outlook. Built-in wardrobe and dressing table with drawers. Double radiator.

EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM
Contemporary white suite with chromium plated fittings, comprising: shower cubicle with folding glass door, thermostatic mixer, fully tiled with mosaic border. Wash hand basin with mixer tap and mosaic splashback, cupboard under. Low level WC. Ceramic tiled floor.

BEDROOM 2
16' 0'' x 12' 0'' (4.87m x 3.65m)
Previous main bedroom with original wide oak floorboards, exposed beams. Triple aspect leaded light windows. Built-in storage cupboards. Cast iron register fireplace. Double radiator.

BEDROOM 3
7' 0'' x 7' 0'' (2.13m x 2.13m)
Double aspect leaded light windows. Beamed. Radiator.

FAMILY BATHROOM
Beamed. Traditional white suite by Savoy, comprising: period style chromium plated fittings, p-shaped bath with curved shower screen, mixer-tap, rainforest shower head. Pedestal wash hand basin with tiled upstand. Low level WC. Classic black and white ceramic tiled floor and border. Double radiator. Extractor fan. Skylight.

OUTSIDE
The property stands amidst a secluded plot of approximately 1/6th of an acre enjoying a 100ft road frontage with the adjacent former village water pump. There is a brick paviour driveway with parking for five cars leading to a detached garage (18’ 7” x 9’ 4” widening to 11’) with electric light and power, double vehicular doors to drive and pedestrian door to courtyard. Attached log store. Delightfully secluded courtyard, ideal for outside entertaining with Indian sandstone and shallow steps onto the lawned garden which surrounds the property to the north, west and east. Flanked by mature trees and conifers, lilac, laburnum, jasmine, bamboo, ferns and buxus hedging.


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Name Location Type Distance
Sutton Street Bearsted
Maidstone ME14 4HP
County: Kent
Sale Type: For Sale
Ref #: 00002317

T: 01622 671200

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