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Key Features

  • • Middle terrace Victorian cottage
  • • Three double bedrooms
  • • Front and rear garden
  • • Single garage
  • • Drive providing parking for two cars
  • • Semi-rural location

A character middle terrace Victorian cottage providing three double bedroom character accommodation, arranged over three floors, including open plan sitting room/dining room, fitted kitchen, complemented by approximately 125 ft rear garden, garage and parking, all occupying a semi-rural location with views to front across fields.

Headcorn mainline station approximately 4 miles distance, County town of Maidstone approximately 7 miles distance

The Property: 2 Forsham Cottages is a Victorian circa 1890s, middle terrace cottage, presenting rendered elevations set with replacement UPVC double glazed casement and dormer window beneath a pitched tiled roof.

The cottage has been extended and provides well presented accommodation arranged over three floors, briefly described as follows; open plan sitting room/dining room with two sealed fireplaces, fitted base level storage cupboards, under stairs storage and shelved cupboard, aspect to front incorporating bow window with views out across fields. A kitchen is fitted with base and eye level cupboards and drawers, fitted round edge work surfaces, four burner ceramic hob with Belling electric oven and grill, space and electric point for upright fridge/freezer, tiled floor, aspect to rear incorporating stable door with pleasant outlook up across the rear garden. A rise of stairs with oak balustrade to first floor landing with walk in airing cupboard. Bedroom one with built in wardrobes, with aspect to front enjoying countryside views. Bedroom two enjoys a pleasant aspect to rear with views across gardens. The second floor attic bedroom three, enjoys views out across gardens.

Gardens & Grounds: To the front is an area of lawn with steps and paved pathway to the front door. An attached garage is situated to the lefthand side, when facing on, 5.25m x 3.56m, fitted with metal up and over door, with concrete driveway to front providing parking for two vehicles. The rear garden is a fine feature extending to approximately 125 ft, comprising patio area, lawn and rabbit fenced kitchen garden area. The whole enclosed by a mixture of hedging, post and rail and rabbit proof fencing.

Directions: From the Wilsley Pound roundabout on the outskirts of Cranbrook, follow the A229 in the direction of Staplehurst/Maidstone. Continue on into Staplehurst village and on reaching the minor traffic lighted crossroads coming from the high street, take the righthand turning into Headcorn Road, follow this road along through the hamlet of Hawkenbury until reaching the T junction with the A274, take the lefthand turning towards Sutton Valence. Continue on taking the minor lefthand turning into Forsham Lane, Forsham Cottages can be found shortly, clearly seen on the righthand side.


Tenure: Freehold

Services: Mains electricity and water, and shared private drainage (£300 per annum as of 2018), electric heating.

Local authority: www.maidstone.gov.uk

Council tax: Band C


Viewings: By appointment with the agents. Cranbrook Office: 01580 712888

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