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3 Bed Semi-Detached House For Sale

Guide Price £475,000 - Freehold

Ashford Road, Bethersden, Kent TN26 3BG
bedrooms 3    bathrooms 2   
A semi-detached Victorian cottage on the rural outskirts of Bethersden with a garden, off road parking for several vehicles and a triple garage/workshop with planning permission to convert to ancillary accommodation.

ROOMS Entrance vestibule & lobby, Sitting room, Kitchen, Conservatory, Utility room, Bedroom 1 with en suite shower, Two further bedrooms, Bathroom, Separate WC, Large roof space, Mostly double glazed, EPC rating E, Detached triple garage/workshop, Garden, Off road parking for several vehicles

LOCATION Situated on the Ashford Road to the east of the picturesque village of Bethersden with good local amenities including village stores and post office, specialist butcher, primary school, the parish church and public houses. The popular market town of Tenterden (7 miles), with wide, tree lined High Street, has an extensive range of local shops, including Waitrose and Tesco supermarkets. More comprehensive services can be found at Ashford (6 miles) where there is the International station with high speed services to London St Pancras (37 minutes). Mainline services to London Bridge/Charing Cross and Cannon Street are available at Pluckley (4 miles) and Headcorn (8 miles). There are a good range of schools in the area, including Homewood School and Sixth Form Centre at Tenterden, secondary and grammar schools in Ashford and Kings at Canterbury.

DESCRIPTION A characterful semi-detached Victorian cottage presenting mellow brick lower and scalloped pattern tile hanging to the upper elevations beneath a pitched tiled roof with original fireplaces, high ceilings and latch doors. The accommodation is arranged over two levels, as shown on the floor plan. The adjacent detached triple garage/workshop has planning permission for conversion to provide ancillary annexe accommodation. Ref: 22/00611/AS

GROUND FLOOR A front door opens into an entrance vestibule with a quarry tiled floor. An inner front door leads to an entrance lobby with stairs to the first floor and a door to the sitting room with a window to the front and a fireplace with a white painted surround and brick hearth.

Adjoining is a kitchen with an old brick floor fitted with a range of cabinets comprising cupboards and drawers beneath wood effect work surfaces with tiled splash backs, an inset hob with a filter hood above, a built in oven and an inset sink unit with mixer tap. To the rear is a double glazed conservatory with double doors opening to the garden and a door to a utility room with a sink and plumbing for a washing machine. Also on the ground floor is a bathroom with fitments comprising a panelled bath, close coupled wc and pedestal wash basin.

FIRST FLOOR On the first floor, there is a landing with an airing cupboard. Bedroom 1 has a window to the front and a fully tiled en suite shower with a corner shower enclosure, close coupled wc and wash basin. There are two further bedrooms and a cloakroom with a low level wc and wash basin.

OUTSIDE From the entrance of the shared road serving the collection of new homes at Little Surrenden, a 5-bar gate opens into an extensive parking area for several vehicles with an area of fence enclosed garden set down to lawn. To one side of the entrance is a detached triple garage/workshop of brick construction beneath a pitched tiled roof with three pairs of double doors to the front and a mezzanine floor for storage

SERVICES Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council. Council Tax Band E

Mains electricity and water. LPG heating. Shared sewage treatment plant.

Predicted mobile phone coverage: Three, EE, O2

Broadband speed: Standard 19 Mbps available. Source Ofcom

Flood risk summary: Very low risk. Source GOV.UK
Floorplan for Ashford Road, Bethersden, Kent TN26 3BG
EPC Graph for Ashford Road, Bethersden, Kent TN26 3BG
  • Pluckley Rail Station is 2.84 miles away.
  • Ashford International Rail Station is 4.40 miles away.
  • Ham Street Rail Station is 4.84 miles away.
  • Tenterden Town Rail Station (KESR) is 5.46 miles away.
  • Charing (Kent) Rail Station is 6.02 miles away.