5 bed Detached House
Great Chart, TN23
Bucksford Manor Barn (The Old Barn) is situated amongst a small collection of beautiful, individual period properties. This is a truly enchanting Kentish barn conversion in superb order with an abundance of charm, character and original features evident throughout. A flexible layout offers complete versatility to tailor to your own lifestyle with potential to incorporate an annexe. From a spectacular vestibule with floor to ceiling glass, the barn is open plan into a statement kitchen/breakfast room styled in a timeless design with an Aga, chef's island and stable door to a kitchen garden and paved entertaining area. There is a 37ft double aspect living/drawing room with a stunning fireplace and log burner, a separate double aspect play/family room and study/bedroom five. To complete the ground floor there are two double bedrooms with built in wardrobes, one with an en-suite shower room and a stunning luxury bathroom with a sunken Jacuzzi bath. Two staircases rise to the first floor which show cases a vaulted ceiling with beautiful beams. A light and airy layout comprises an open plan master bedroom/sitting room with log burner, large stylish wet room, a second bedroom and family bathroom complete with roll top bath.
There is brick studio with a pitched roof in need of some improvement with power and light connected. The property is approached via a long shared driveway which leads to a private forecourt and double garage. A five bar gate encloses the front parking area and pretty English courtyard garden featuring an established magnolia tree and pergola. There is a paved sheltered terrace to the front of the barn whilst a kitchen garden and paved entertaining area is conveniently situated to the rear. A separate, large lawned garden is screened by mature planting and trees and extends to the edge of the River Stour with a bridge over the water (owned by the property). The owner has the benefit of riparian rights.
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Great Chart Parish. Ashford Borough Council 01233 331111. Kent County Council 08458 247247
Oil heating, cess drainage, mains water and electricity.
Method of Sale
This property is Freehold and is offered for sale with vacant possession upon completion.
The local Parish Council was founded in 1894 and continues to operate to this day. Locally is the very popular Great Chart Primary School and Ashford Prep school. There are shops, restaurants, pubs and a good bus network that takes you to the town centre and beyond. Located on the A28, it is a good link to junction 9 of the M20, Tenterden and the Weald villages which boast tourist attractions, historic buildings and the beautiful Kent countryside. Ashford International Station operates the High Speed Rail link that takes you to Ebbsfleet International, Stratford International and London St Pancras International in just 38 minutes. With a mixture of listed buildings, older and modern homes, Great Chart and Singleton has a lot to offer growing families and professionals that are looking to move to the area for a taste of the country life with the ability to still be able to commute to the city or the continent.