Guide Price £1,410,000
The Camellia, Radstone Gate, Thorn Lane, Stelling Minnis
The Camellia is a magnificent five bedroom detached residence, currently being built to a meticulously high standard by renowned house builder, Pentland Homes. The property sits within a generous and secluded corner plot, with a detached triple garage and ample parking, located within a highly exclusive new development in Stelling Minnis, near Canterbury.
The property has been sensitively designed to incorporate a handsome, yet traditionally styled exterior, alongside an elegant and highly contemporary interior. This will include features such as underfloor heating, extensive double glazing, a bespoke luxury kitchen and beautifully appointed bathrooms, all finished with a choice of high quality materials.
Overall, The Camellia offers an outstanding combination of space, versatility and quality of finish, set within one of the most exclusive locations within east Kent.
The property is entered via a UPVC double glazed front door, which opens into a spacious entrance hall with cloakroom and an oak staircase which rises to the first floor. To the front of the property, there is an impressive, dual aspect living room with a stylish wood burning stove creating a superb focal point for this impressive room.
To the rear of the property, there is a spectacular open plan kitchen/dining and family room, with a wall of double glazed sliding doors which open onto the rear garden. The kitchen comprises an extensive range of wall, floor and display units, set around striking quartz work surfaces, integrated NEFF appliances and a huge island and breakfast bar.
The extensive ground floor accommodation is completed with a separate dining room and a further reception room to the front of the property, ideal as a study or playroom.
On the first floor, there are three generously proportioned double bedrooms, all of which come with well appointed en-suite's. These will be finished to a high standard, incorporating high specification sanitary ware and a choice or ceramic or natural stone tiling.
From the galleried landing on the first floor, another oak staircase ascends to the second floor where you will find two further double bedrooms both with well appointed shower rooms.
The property is set within a surprisingly generous corner plot, which includes an attractive ecology section to the rear. The property is approached via a sweeping block paved driveway, which provides parking for numerous vehicles and leads to a detached triple garage.
The rear garden is mainly laid to lawn, with a paved patio area and enjoys a particularly high degree of privacy due to its corner position.
Radstone Gate is an exclusive development located in Stelling Minnis. A collection of 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes, set on generous plots providing large gardens. All are built to a traditional style with the very best of Pentland craftsmanship but with a contemporary twist to meet the needs of modern life. Rooms are large and the specification is high. The latest technology and thermally efficient materials are incorporated to ensure that the homes are bright, welcoming and comfortable and more economical to run, with reduced energy needs and CO2 emissions. A home at Radstone Gate suits modern living and considers the environment.
With their rolling countryside made up of traditional small farms and woodlands, the Kentish downs are officially recognised as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. At their very heart lies the unspoilt village of Stelling Minnis. There was probably a settlement here in Roman times. The old English word 'stelling' means a cattle shelter, while a 'minnis' was an ancient common pasture land among the wooded upper slopes of the downland. Today, Stelling Minnis Common still flourishes. One of the last remaining manorial commons in Kent, the 124 acre site boasts a varied biodiversity that promotes the well-being of local residents and the wider community. The village provides not just a traditional village community, it offers a unique opportunity to enjoy country living with a modern twist at Radstone Gate.
At the heart of Stelling Minnis is a traditional village green, served by a post office and general store. There is the celebrated Rose and Crown with its traditional welcome, fine ales and food. There is the 800 year old Grade I listed St Mary's church, and the Stelling Minnis Windmill, still in full working condition and with a fascinating museum. Stelling Minnis Common beckons with the enchantment of the natural world, the Kent heritage coast is just a short drive away while London and Europe are both within easy reach.
The Kent Downs offer some of the most enchanting landscapes of southern Britain with dramatic views to discover and enjoy, and richly varied wildlife to spot. Pretty villages rich in architectural heritage dot open countryside, where farming continues as it has for generations. A wealth of ancient woodlands are separated by sparkling chalk streams and rivers, while ponds and marshes complete a varied landscape. From the White Cliffs of Dover to tranquil meadows and from Sites of Special Scientific Interest to farmers' markets there is something here for everyone. Local ramblers meet regularly for walks from Stelling Minnis Common. For woodland walks, nearby Lyminge Forest, one of the largest areas of woodland in Kent, offers walking and cycling routes designed for seeing the carpets of bluebells which flower in the woodland in spring. Another local site, Wye National Nature Reserve, is one of the best places in the country to enjoy the outdoors and experience spectacular wildlife and breathtaking views.
A home at Radstone Gate offers much more than simply a rural idyll it provides every facility for enjoying life to the full. There are sporting clubs, including some of the most challenging golf courses in the region. Canterbury and Ashford are both within easy reach for eating out, socialising, shopping, the arts and culture.
Just 20 minutes from Canterbury and Folkestone, and 30 minutes drive to Ashford with fast and frequent train links to London termini. The High Speed 1(HS1) rail takes just 36 minutes to London, making commuting simple, while continental Europe is also within reach: Paris can be reached in just 2 hours by Eurostar. Dover is half an hour away, while Gatwick and London City Airport are under 90 minutes away.
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- Magnificent Brand New Detached Residence
- Built To An Exceptionally High Standard
- Beautifully Appointed Accommodation Over Three Storeys
- Five Bedrooms - Five Bathrooms
- Living Room With Wood Burner
- Spectacular Kitchen/Dining/Family Room
- Bespoke Luxury Kitchen With Island/Breakfast Bar
- Generous & Secluded Corner Plot With Triple Garage
- Rural Setting With Easy Access To Canterbury
- 10 Year NHBC Buildmark Warranty For Stress-Free Living