- 4 Bedrooms, master with ensuite bathroom
- 3 Reception rooms
- Kitchen plus separate utility room
- Beautiful rear garden
- Static shepherd's hut ideal as a home office/studio
- Driveway providing parking
A delightful period house in an enviable rural setting providing deceptively spacious and versatile accommodation with lovely gardens. On the ground floor are three reception rooms, a lovely sitting room with wood burning stove, a large central family room with French doors opening onto the garden and a separate dining room adjoining the kitchen and also providing access to the conservatory, which in turn overlooks and opens onto the garden. The kitchen is fitted with a range of bespoke wall, drawer and floor units and there is a useful separate utility room also housing the oil fired boiler serving heating and hot water. Also on the ground floor is the master bedroom suite which including bedroom with French doors opening onto the garden, an ensuite bathroom and a substantial walk-in wardrobe. On the first floor are three further bedrooms plus the family bathroom.
From the road is a brick paved driveway with parking and turning having raised beds to the borders stocked with mature small trees and shrubbery. There is an impressive static shepherd's hut to the front with electricity and lighting, currently utilised as a therapy studio and could be ideal as a home office, studio or occasional accommodation. To the side a timber pedestrian gate leads to the rear. There is a beautiful rear garden with a large paved seating area having two useful storage sheds. From the adjacent shingled area steps lead up to the attractive raised timber deck which has doors from both the master bedroom and family room. There are large lawns with low-level brick wall and raised bed to one side. To the side of the lawn a gate gives pedestrian access to a further paved area and a brick outbuilding currently utilised as a home office. Further raised beds towards the rear are well stocked with mature small trees, shrubbery and roses. There are two sheds and a log store between. To the rear is a large smart chicken run adjacent to which is a timber summer house.
The property is set in the attractive hamlet of Highstead with easy access to the surrounding countryside which provides lovely walks, riding and cycling. The adjacent village of Chislet boasts The Gate Inn public house and a highly regarded primary school. Easy access can be gained to the coastal towns of Herne Bay and Whitstable whilst the Cathedral City of Canterbury is also easily accessible to the south west offering a comprehensive range of amenities, a wide selection of schools, colleges and two universities. Canterbury west station provides High-Speed Rail Links to London St. Pancras with a journey time of approx. 55 mins.