Hamlet homes at foot of the North Downs
An Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty is a great setting for The Forstal built by Kent developers TG Designer Homes.
Made up of six modern country properties, the development is in the hamlet of Lenham Heath at the foot of the North Downs.
Still available is this fourbedroom home, which is being marketed by Strutt & Parker priced at £799,000.
Each house at The Forstal has a well-equipped contemporary kitchen/dining room from local designers, Smallbone. There are Siemens integrated appliances and Corian, Dekton or oak work surfaces.
There are pop-up sockets on island units.
Wood burners are in the large lounge areas to maximise the efficient use of energy and Around 2,000 people have already registered their interest in the riverside homes that will breathe new life into a former cement works in Medway.
Redrow Homes has secured planning permission to build 210 homes on an 11-acre site homes have a snug, study, utility room and downstairs cloakroom.
Underfloor heating is throughout and heating is via air source heat pumps in Roman Way, Strood – close to Diggerland and the Cineword complex.
Known as Temple Wharf, the development on the banks of the River Medway, will be a blend of properties from the firm’s Heritage Collection plus bespoke designs ranging from one supplying energy to the boiler.
On the first floor, the generous bedrooms enjoy fabulous rural vistas of the immediate countryside and fields beyond. and two-bedroom flats to three and four-bedroom homes.
There will be 158 homes available for private sale with the first phase of flats now available ‘off plan’ via Redrow’s St Andrews Park development in nearby Halling. The remaining
Modern bathrooms and en suites add to the luxurious feeling of a stylish family home.
Lawned gardens have fencing, some planting and sandstone patio areas. 52 properties will be affordable homes, 40% of which will be rented and 60% shared ownership.
Prices at Temple Wharf start from £224,995 for a one-bedroom flat.
More details on 01634 624350 or at www.redrow. co.uk
The Stour Valley walk passes nearby and sign-posted paths lead to beautiful countryside. The nearby villages of Lenham and Charing provide a range of amenities, including restaurants, pubs, artisan shops and independent traders.
There are golf courses at nearby Leeds Castle and Ashford.
Canterbury, Maidstone and Ashford are readily accessible and offer a broad range of facilities, including excellent schooling in both the private and state sectors.
The M20 is just under eight miles away near Leeds Castle plus both Lenham and Charing railway stations have regular services to London Victoria and Ashford International.
The Siskin house type at Repton Park
Last year most property sales in Kent involved terraced properties which sold for on average £288,222