A most impressive and stylish oak framed barn beautifully finished and presented to an exceptionally high standard, positioned in the salubrious yet convenient hamlet of Nackington near Canterbury.
The property is in a particularly favoured location in a rural hamlet, found on the southern outskirts of the historic Cathedral City of Canterbury, within walking distance of the Simon Langton Grammar Schools and the Chaucer Hospital. The City of course offers a wide range of schools both in the public and private sectors, an excellent shopping centre, N.H. Hospital and two Universities. There are two main line railway stations within the city and, indeed, the high speed rail link connecting to Canterbury West gives a travel time to London St. Pancras of around 60 minutes. The A2 dual carriageway, which in turn links to the M2, is within only a few minutes' drive. On the coast to the south, will be found the port of Dover, and Channel Tunnel town of Folkestone providing easy access across to the continent; together with the Ancient Cinque Port Town of Hythe. The expanding commercial centre of Ashford is just a little further up the M20 motorway with its International...
This stunning 2003 barn is part of a small enclave of similar properties located down a winding lane with undulating countryside all around. Yet within a few minutes you can be in the centre of the historic and diverse City of Canterbury. The main entrance leads to the reception hall where you are immediately aware of the quality and style of this most imposing yet contemporary barn. The vaulted ceiling is laced with original oak beams, while the full height windows radiate natural light throughout. The enclosed curved staircase and superb wood burning stove are just two of its focal points. The Barn's rooms all flow exceptionally well and feature under floor heating, oak floors, beams, vaulted ceilings and high quality finishing throughout. The whole wonderful structure sits beautifully on a brick plinth with the theme continued into the large kitchen/dining/family room extending to one end of the barn; with doors and windows overlooking the picturesque cottage style...
Entrance Hall with Cloakroom/WC off
Approx. 15' 5'' x 9' 10'' (4.70m x 2.99m)
Approx. 47' 4'' x 15' 1'' (14.42m x 4.59m) max.
Approx. 9' 7'' x 6' 8'' (2.92m x 2.03m)
Approx. 18' 0'' x 11' 11'' (5.48m x 3.63m) max.
En Suite Shower Room
Approx. 9' 11'' x 6' 7'' (3.02m x 2.01m)
Approx. 40' 8'' x 27' 3'' (12.39m x 8.30m)
Approx. 15' 6'' x 10' 0'' (4.72m x 3.05m)
Approx. 15' 6'' x 9' 10'' (4.72m x 2.99m)
Approx. 6' 0'' x 5' 0'' (1.83m x 1.52m) max.
Mezzanine Level Master Bedroom Suite
Approx. 27' 11'' x 22' 0'' (8.50m x 6.70m) O/A
Including En Suite Bathroom
Approx. 8' 10'' x 6' 3'' (2.69m x 1.90m)
Garage with adjacent Car Port
Approx. 18' 10'' x 18' 8'' (5.74m x 5.69m) O/A
The pretty and secluded walled garden is laid mainly to attractive flagstones and has been thoughtfully landscaped to create a quiet haven in which to sit and reflect while enjoying the southerly aspect. There is ample parking on the gravel driveway to the front of the property as well as a detached garage with an additional open fronted bay.
Mains water, electricity and drainage connected. LPG fired boiler supplies hot water and underfloor heating system, supplemented by wood burning stove to the sitting room. Fully double glazed. Outside security lighting.