A DECEPTIVELY SPACIOUS DETACHED VICTORIAN GATEHOUSE WITH BEAUTIFUL GARDENS EXTENDING TO APPROXIMATELY ONE-THIRD OF AN ACRE.
A charming and picturesque detached Victorian gatehouse situated in the pleasant semi-rural setting of East Farleigh, which lies approximately 3-miles south west of the town centre. Maidstone, the County Town of Kent which offers an excellent range of shops, schools and recreational facilities as well as two mainline railway stations. The village of East Farleigh benefits from its own local station providing services between Tunbridge/Paddock Wood and Strood.
This attractive period home offers beautifully presented generous size accommodation which boasts entrance hall, kitchen/breakfast room, large lounge/dining room, master bedroom, with en-suite shower room and walk-in wardrobe, three further bedrooms and bathroom to the ground floor. To the lower ground floor there is a useful basement providing an ideal storage area. Further benefits include gas fired central heating. The property is situated in lovely private gardens which extend to approximately one-third of an acre (0.13-hectares) and incorporate out-buildings which include a Scandinavian style cabin, which is currently utilised as an office, as well as a workshop/studio benefiting from its own kitchen area and w.c. and ample off-street parking facilities. Situated close to the property is a garage/store room of wooden construction. Viewing of the property is highly recommended to fully appreciate the size of the accommodation as well as the beautiful gardens. EPC rating: D. Contact: PAGE & WELLS' Maidstone office - 01622 756703.
Ground Floor: - Door to ...
Entrance Hall - Carpet as laid. Radiator. Door to front aspect.
Kitchen/Breakfast Room: - 6.76m x 3.58m (22'2 x 11'9) - (Max measurements inclusive of fitted units). Good range of wall and base units with a complementary work surface incorporating butler sink with mixer tap. Pull out larder. Space for range cooker with hood above. Tiled flooring. Breakfast bar for approximately 4-people. Space for fridge/freezer. Part tiled walls. Stable door to side aspect. Integrated dishwasher. Spiral staircase to the lower ground floor. Open plan to ...
Generous Size Lounge/Dining Room: - 9.58m reducing to 7.92m x 6.17m (31'5 reducing to - French doors opening out to the patio. Two attractive feature windows to rear aspect. Window to side aspect. Carpet as laid. Radiator. Attractive feature fireplace with surround and mantle.
Master Bedroom: - 4.22m x 3.61m (13'10 x 11'10) - Carpet as laid. Radiator. Window to rear aspect. Window seat.
En-Suite Bathroom - Roll top bath with mixer tap and shower attachment. Pedestal wash hand basin. Low-level w.c. Good size shower cubicle. Tiled walls. Tiled flooring. Obscured window to side aspect.
Walk-In Wardrobe: - 2.92m x 1.45m (9'7 x 4'9) - Hanging rails. Carpet as laid. Lighting.
Bedroom 2: - 3.94m x 3.63m (12'11 x 11'11) - Good range of fitted wardrobes. Carpet as laid. Radiator. Bay window to front aspect.
Bedroom 3 (Currently Used As A Sitting Room): - 3.63m x 3.33m (11'11 x 10'11) - (Measurements excluding bay). Bay window to front aspect. Carpet as laid. Radiator.
Bedroom 4: - 3.63m x 3.18m (11'11 x 10'5) - Carpet as laid. Radiator. Window to side. Fitted airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder.
Bathroom - Corner bath with mixer tap and shower attachment. Low-level w.c. Pedestal wash hand basin. Tiled flooring. Tiled walls. Obscured window to side aspect. Fitted cupboard housing space for washing machine and Megaflow cylinder.
Lower Ground Floor: -
Basement: - 3.51m x 2.87m (11'6 x 9'5) - Laminate flooring. Power and lighting. Radiator. Built-in storage cupboard.
Externally: - The property benefits from an impressive terrace attached to the rear of the property with stone balustrading with steps leading down to a gravelled area that provides ample off-street parking. The gardens are a wonderful feature of West Lodge and provide wonderful outdoor space with the boundaries being screened by various ornamental trees and shrubs. There are good size lawned areas interspersed with a variety of shrubs and trees. Within the grounds there are outbuildings which include a ...
Scandinavian Timber Style Cabin: - 4.75m x 3.76m (15'7 x 12'4) - (Currently utilised as office space). Double glazed windows. Opening out onto a good size decked area currently utilised as office space. There is also a ...
Workshop/Studio: - 9.32m x 5.03m reducing to 2.72m (30'7 x 16'6 reduc - Wood flooring. Skylight. Bi-fold doors to rear aspect. Double glazed window to side aspect. Door to side aspect. Three windows to side aspect. A kitchen area incorporating wall and base units with a work with sink unit with mixer tap. Door to ...
W.C. - Wash hand basin. Tiled flooring. Extractor. Low-level w.c.
There is a decked area to enjoy the view of the pleasant garden.
Situated close to the property is a garage/store room of wooden construction.
Viewing - Viewing strictly by arrangements with the Agent’s Head Office:
52-54 King Street, Maidstone, Kent ME14 1DB
Tel. 01622 756703
Directions - Leave Maidstone via the A26 Tonbridge Road and proceed to Barming. Turn left into Farleigh Lane and continue over Farleigh Bridge over the River Medway. At the top of the hill turn left into Lower Road. Continue for some distance, for Priory Close take the left turning into West Lodge where you will see two stone villas and iron gates on the left hand side.
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