Elinlegh Court is a wonderful opportunity to purchase and renovate a dilapidated Grade II Listed 18th Century farmhouse with a substantial plot of just over 7 acres. The property is surrounded by beautiful countryside and has excellent road links to Canterbury & Folkestone.
From Canterbury take the Old Dover Road and just past the cricket ground turn right into Stone Street (B2068). Proceed for about 6.5 miles passing the turning to Stelling Minnis village on your left-hand side. Continue for just over one mile and the drive to Elinlegh Court is on your left-hand side opposite The George Inn.
Thought to date from the 18th Century, Elinlegh Court is now in need of extensive renovation and improvement and offers a fantastic opportunity to create an elegant family home. The house has many original features including beams to wall and ceilings, fine inglenook fireplaces and sash windows. The house has three principal reception rooms with a ground floor bedroom. On the first floor there are 4 bedrooms, two of which are en-suite. The house is set to the front of its extensive plot.
Grounds and Gardens:
The property is approached off Stone Street by a long drive which leads to a dilapidated double garage and attached workshop/store.
Outbuildings include stables, and a swimming pool.
The house has a plot of just over 7 acres part of which is wooded.
Surrounding Area & Local Amenities:
The nearby village of Stelling Minnis has a Post Office/Store and a public house whilst the adjoining village of Bossingham has an excellent primary school. Canterbury with its Cathedral, shopping and educational facilities and Canterbury West rail station with its high speed service to London St Pancras (taking just 56 minutes) is about 9 miles. Folkestone and the Channel Tunnel are about 11.5 miles.