Lovely cottage and views too
Address: Orchard Cottage, The Street, Petham, near Canterbury Price: £765,000 Agent: Charles Bainbridge A village house in a secluded and elevated spot has great views over surrounding countryside.
The property is set behind a fivebar gate, in just under half an acre and is on the market with Charles Bainbridge.
The house has a great family layout and is well presented throughout.
On the ground floor is a large farmhouse style kitchen/breakfast room with an Aga and french doors to the garden.
The adjacent dining room and a family room each have a fireplace with wood-burning stove. Also on the ground floor is an impressive guest bedroom with en suite shower room.
On the first floor is a stunning master bedroom suite incorporating a large bedroom, fitted dressing room, and lovely bathroom with roll-top bath and separate shower.
There are three further bedrooms and a well-equipped family bathroom.
At the front and side of the house is a parking area and attractive paved areas with raised beds.
The gardens are mainly lawn, extending to the rear and side of the house, with a number of mature small trees, including young fruit trees. There are vegetable and fruit beds, an ornamental pond and a paved terrace. A workshop has power and lighting.
Petham is a pretty village to the south of Canterbury. Canterbury west station provides high-speed rail links to London St Pancras in an hour.