Charming cottage at foot of North Downs
ON THE MARKET
Address: Lavender Cottage, Upper Street, Hollingbourne near Maidstone Price: Offers over £400,000 Agent: Ward & Partners
With a 21ft kitchen/diner opening to the garden, this newly renovated village home at the foot of the North Downs is sure to charm.
Hollingbourne, with a population of around 900, is a historic and pretty village on the ancient Pilgrims’ Way to Canterbury.
The property now for sale dates from the early 19th century and was once two cottages.
Newly refurbished, it is ready to move into, with polished wood floors and brand new fixtures and fittings. The style of the original Georgian sash windows has been retained with bespoke double glazed units.
The house has two square reception rooms at the front of the house, each with a beautifully renovated fireplace.
The impressive kitchen/diner has plenty of room for a table and chairs and stretches across the back of the house. There are solid wood worktops, a walk-in pantry and a Rangemaster cooker. This rooms opens directly into the back garden. There is a downstairs cloakroom. Upstairs are three good sized bedrooms, one with stylish en suite shower room. The stunning family bathroom has a contemporary shaped shower bath and a heated ladder-style towel rack.
Gardens wrap around the front, side and back of the semi-detached Lavender Cottage, Upper Street, Hollingbourne, ME17 1UW house and are mainly lawned.
Hollingbourne is on the edge of the North Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
For information ring the agent on 01622 730955