A pretty, well presented, semi-detached cottage providing character accommodation incorporating sitting room with brick open fireplace housing wood-burning stove, separate dining room, fitted kitchen and two bedrooms, complemented by a well-stocked garden with timber garage and greenhouse, all enjoying a semi-rural location.
Distances: Headcorn mainline station approximately 4 miles distance | Cranbrook approximately 4.3 miles distance Tenterden approximately 7 miles distance
The Property: 2 White House Cottage is a pretty, semi-detached, former farm worker's cottage, with origins understood to date back to late 1800s, presenting attractive, mellow brick elevations set with replacement UPVC double glazed windows beneath a pitched slate tiled roof.
The well presented accommodation is arranged over two floors and is briefly described as follows; sitting room with feature brick fireplace housing wood-burning stove on brick hearth, pleasant aspect to front with outlook across garden, latched cottage doors to the dining room with pleasant aspect to front. The kitchen is comprehensively fitted with base and eye level cupboards and drawers, fitted round edge work surfaces with tile splashbacks, space and plumbing for washing machine, space and electric points for tumble dryer, fridge and freezer, feature exposed chimney breast with former bread oven, space and electric point for cooker and aspect to rear across courtyard. A useful rear lobby with built-in linen storage cupboard. A bathroom is fitted with a coloured suite with bath and electric Triton shower over.
Rise of stairs to the first floor, quarter landing, doors leading off to two bedrooms, bedroom one, a double room set partially beneath the eaves with built-in wardrobe and dormer window to front enjoying views out across the garden and countryside beyond, bedroom two, a single room, set partially beneath eaves, with shelving and aspect to side.
Garden and Grounds:2 White House Cottages is approached via an open access leading onto a gravelled drive which belongs to No.4, over which No.2 has a right of way, to a detached timber garage, 6.1m x 3.15m, fitted with power and light, work bench and open roof storage.
A pretty, well stocked, cottage garden extends to approximately 66 ft (20m), laid to lawn, with a central brick pathway and well stocked, mixed flower and shrubbery borders. A brick and paved seating area with pathway continuing round to a partly walled courtyard with brick paving, water tap, oil tank and screened Grant boiler.
Directions: From the Wilsley Pound roundabout on the outskirts of Cranbrook take the A262 signposted to Sissinghurst/ Biddenden. Continue on through Sissinghurst village and upon reaching the left-hand turning signposted to the Three Chimneys public house turn left into Hareplain Road. Continue on for a short distance whereupon the gravel drive to 2 White House Cottages will be seen on the left-hand side. Proceed into this drive, parking close against the stock proof fencing on the left. The garage and wooden gate to No.2 will be seen on the right-hand side.
Services: Mains electricity and water. Oil fired central heating. Shared private drainage with adjoining neighbour No.1.
Local authority: www.ashford.gov.uk
Council tax: Band D
Viewings: By appointment with the agents. Cranbrook Office: 01580 712888
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