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Newnham Lane Newnham, Sittingbourne Offers in Excess of £800,000

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  • The major part of an impressive unlisted former vicarage
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • Close to the centre of the village of Newnham
  • Set in approximately 1.16 acres of gardens nestled in the Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty

The major part of an impressive unlisted former vicarage set in approximately 1.16 acres (0.47 hectares) of gardens nestled in the Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty close to the centre of the village of Newnham. Situated: Newnham lies approximately 5 miles from Faversham, 12 miles from Ashford and 14 miles from Canterbury. The village has a Church, Village Hall and Public House. There are schools in the nearby villages of Eastling and Painters Forstal and towns of Faversham and Lenham. Within 5 miles, there are also mainline stations at Faversham and Lenham. Directions: From Faversham head towards Sittingbourne passing through Ospringe. Go over the roundabout and continue towards Sittingbourne for 0.4 miles. Then turn left sign posted to Doddington and Newnham. Proceed for 3.2 miles and turn left just before The George Inn into Newnham Lane. The driveway to The Old Vicarage is after approximately 50 yards on the right hand side. Postcode ME9 0LH. Description: The Old Vicarage comprises the major part of an imposing Georgian style former vicarage, believed to have been built in 1850s. The house has been in the same ownership since 1964 and is now in need of updating and modernisation. The property is located in a Conservation Area and has accommodation with many original features including fireplaces, sash windows and shutters, high ceilings, and exposed wooden flooring. There is also partial oil central heating and a burglar alarm.


Newnham Lane Newnham
Sittingbourne ME9 0LH
County: Kent
Sale Type: Sold STC
Ref #: ADF00214

Reception Hall

21' 8'' x 9' 8'' (6.60m x 2.94m)

of an L shape measuring 21’8” x 9’8” plus 11’9” x 5’2” with stairs to first floor.

Cloakroom

with wash basin, wc and door with stairs down to Cellar (the Cellar is divided into 6 rooms).

Drawing Room

20' 9'' x 19' 3'' (6.32m x 5.86m)

A magnificent room with large full length bay window overlooking the garden, marble fireplace and hearth.

Dining Room

21' 7'' x 15' 8'' (6.57m x 4.77m)

with fireplace with tiled hearth.

Snug

15' 8'' x 11' 4'' (4.77m x 3.45m)

with fireplace.

Kitchen

10' 9'' x 10' 5'' (3.27m x 3.17m)

with stainless steel double bowl sink unit, split level Tricity oven with cupboards over and under, Moffat 4 ring gas hob, wooden worktop with inset marble cutting board, space for fridge/freezer, plumbing for washing machine, walk in larder cupboard: 5’2” x 5’ (1.57m x 1.52m) with marble/wooden shelving. The Kitchen opens into:

Breakfast Room

15' 8'' x 9' 10'' (4.77m x 2.99m)

with fireplace, built in dresser and external rear door opening to the garden:

First Floor Landing

15' 8'' x 9' 10'' (4.77m x 2.99m)

with skylight, walk-in storage cupboard (7’ x 3’2”) (2.12m x 0.96m) with pine cupboards and drawers and access to loft space.

Bedroom 1

20' 3'' x 17' 1'' (6.17m x 5.20m)

with bay window overlooking the garden, marble fireplace.

Bedroom 2

15' 8'' x 13' 9'' (4.77m x 4.19m)

with fireplace and pedestal wash basin.

Bedroom 3

15' 9'' x 13' 8'' (4.80m x 4.16m)

with pedestal wash basin, marble fireplace.

Bedroom 4

15' 9'' x 10' 4'' (4.80m x 3.15m)

Bedroom 5

12' 2'' x 9' 7'' (3.71m x 2.92m)

Family Bathroom

11' 4'' x 7' 0'' (3.45m x 2.13m)

with bath, pedestal wash basin, wc, corner fireplace.

Outside

Overall the plot measures 1.163 acres (0.47 hectares). The gardens to front and rear comprise lawned and grass areas with many mature specimen trees and shrubs. Most of the garden lies to the side and has areas of lawn and sunken garden with a large number of trees and semi wooded area. The property is approached by a winding gravel drive which allows parking for several vehicles in front of the property.


Newnham Lane Newnham
Sittingbourne ME9 0LH
County: Kent
Sale Type: Sold STC
Ref #: ADF00214
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