- 5 Bedrooms, 2 bath/shower rooms
- Stunning kitchen/family room
- Impressive reception hall
- Gardens & grounds approx. 1.73 acres
- Private drive & integral garaging
- Bespoke hard tennis court
A most impressive detached family house set within its own gardens and grounds to the end of a private driveway. The property has been substantially upgraded and reconfigured by the current owners providing extensive and versatile accommodation with a high specification. On the ground floor is a large reception hall with attractive staircase rising to the first floor, partially galleried landing and open fireplace. There is a stunning kitchen/dining/family room being beautifully equipped with a range of wall, drawer and floor units, Corian work surfaces and a selection of integral appliances plus matching island unit. There is a large dining area with bi-fold doors overlooking and opening onto the garden and informal family area. The living accommodation includes a further large sitting room and separate play room/study overlooking the gardens. There is also a useful utility room providing integral access to the double garage. On the first floor the large landing with a partial gallery to the reception hall, window to the side with fitted window seat and a skylight window. The master bedroom suite includes the bedroom with far reaching views, large fitted dressing room and adjoining ensuite shower room. There are four further bedrooms a large family bathroom with bath and separate shower. The property benefits from double glazed windows and oil fired central heating.
Externally the house is approached from the road via a private driveway through double five bar gates, the drive then extends past the side of the house accessing the integral double garage and parking area to the far side. The gardens to the front of the house comprise lawns with inset mature beds, trees and shrubbery. Adjacent to the house is a raised decked seating area adjoining the kitchen/family room. The gardens extend beyond the rear of the house with further lawns and inset mature trees. To the side are additional areas of grass with further borders and shrubbery reaching the bespoke tennis court with green tarmac playing surface and chain link fencing enclosure measuring in all approx. 111ft 7 (34m). Beyond the tennis court is further areas of lawn with former vegetable garden screened by mature beech hedge. The gardens and grounds amount to approx. 1.73 acres (0.70 hectares).
Petham is a highly regarded village to the south of Canterbury surrounded by farmland and countryside providing lovely walking and cycling. The village has its own popular primary school, a pub and active village hall. Nearby Canterbury provides a comprehensive range of shopping and leisure facilities together with an extensive range of both primary and secondary schools (including three highly-regarded grammar schools), colleges and two universities. Canterbury West station provides high-speed rail links to London St. Pancras in approx. 1 hr. Motorway connections and the channel ports as well as the Channel Tunnel terminal are all accessible by road.