Horselees Road, Boughton-under-Blean
A spacious and beautifully presented detached family home, with garaging, ample off road parking and a south facing rear garden, situated in the popular village of Boughton-under-Blean. The property was built during the 1980's, however it has not only been generously extended, but it has also undergone an extensive programme of renovation within the last two years. This includes the addition of a new kitchen and bathrooms, UPVC double glazing, updated electrics and central heating and attractive new wood effect flooring and carpeting throughout, which all culminates in an extremely stylish and contemporary interior.
Furthermore, the property has an incredibly flexible layout, allowing between three to five bedrooms (all of which are doubles), depending upon how you wish to use this highly versatile living space.
A UPVC double glazed front door opens into a spacious entrance hall, with a coats cupboard and stairs to the first floor. To the rear of the house, there is a huge sitting room, with a faux fireplace with an electric fire, a dual aspect and double glazed French doors which open onto the rear garden.
Also to the rear of the property, there is a splendid open plan kitchen/dining/family room. This has been fitted with a range of sleek white wall and floor units, set around granite effect work surfaces and a range of integrated appliances.
To the front of the house, there are two, double bedrooms (currently used as reception rooms) and a well-appointed shower room, with a modern white suite. Also accessed via the entrance hall, there is a large utility/laundry room, which has been created by converting half of the integral double garage. This now has modern wall and floor units, plumbing for white goods and access to the remaining integral single garage.
On the first floor, a lovely, galleried landing leads to three, double bedrooms and a family bathroom with a contemporary white suite. The master bedroom is an exceptionally large double room, with twin built-in double wardrobes, an en-suite shower room and pleasant views over the rear garden. The second bedroom is also a particularly good size double bedroom, with a dual aspect and a walk-in wardrobe.
The property is set back from the road behind a wide, block paved driveway. This provides parking for four to five cars and leads to an integral garage with an up and over door. A secure side gate leads to the rear garden, which is mainly laid to lawn, with a variety of matures flower and shrub borders, an apple tree, a pear tree and a plum tree.
Adjacent to the house, there is a full width patio area, ideal for outdoor entertaining, whilst at the bottom of the garden, there is a large concrete base, with power and water laid on to it, ideal to house either a hot tub or a log cabin/home office.
Boughton-under-Blean is three miles east of Faversham and five miles west of the bustling cathedral city of Canterbury. It has an extremely long main street with scores of old buildings either side and is a designated conservation area.
The village benefits from a primary school, a post office which is situated at Woods Garage, hairdressers, several churches and a village stores. There are a range of pubs and restaurants and it has a real community feel. It is situated next to Blean Woods which have been designated a Site of Special Scientific Interest and cover more than eleven square miles.
Boughton is close to the A2, which gives easy access to the motorway network, London and coast bound. The village is also well served with a bus route to Faversham and Canterbury. Its neighbouring village of Dunkirk has a new village hall, a garden centre, a pub and farm shop. The villages are closely linked and have a real community spirit.
The nearby town of Faversham offers a far wider range of shopping, leisure and recreational amenities, including an indoor and outdoor swimming pool, a cinema, a museum and numerous good pubs and restaurants.
The town is served by a good selection of primary schools and two secondary schools, one of which being the renowned Queen Elizabeth Grammar School. Faversham also has a mainline station with a high speed link to London St Pancras in just over an hour.
The sought after seaside town of Whitstable is situated five miles away and is famous for its seafood and annual oyster festival held at the vibrant harbour and picturesque quayside. The town has a variety of independent shops and boutiques, as well as high street names. There are good local primary and secondary schools, numerous pubs, restaurants, excellent water sports and good leisure facilities.
We endeavour to make our sales particulars accurate and reliable, however, they do not constitute or form part of an offer or any contract and none is to be relied upon as statements of representation or fact. Any services, systems and appliances listed in this specification have not been tested by us and no guarantee as to their operating ability or efficiency is given. All measurements, floor plans and site plans are a guide to prospective buyers only, and are not precise. Fixtures and fittings shown in any photographs are not necessarily included in the sale and need to be agreed with the seller.
- Spacious 1980's Built Detached Residence
- Generously Extended Accommodation
- Stylish & Elegant Interior
- Versatile Layout With Ground Floor Bedrooms
- Five Bedrooms - Three Bathrooms
- Vast Sitting Room Measuring 29 Ft
- Stunning Kitchen/Dining/Family Room
- Integral Garage & Parking for 4-5 Cars
- Secluded South Facing Rear Garden
- EPC RATING: D