A pair of three bedroom semi-detached cottages in need of…
Duesden Oast, Tenterden Road, Biddenden, Kent, TN27 8BJ
An attractive, detached, single roundel oast, offering an
opportunity for updating, providing well proportioned
family accommodation including a double garage and
established gardens with a pond and a paddock. The total
plot size extends to approximately 6 acres, enjoys a
southerly aspect with countryside views and is set at the
end of a sweeping gravel drive.
Cranbrook School catchment area. Chain free.
Cinque Ports town of Tenterden approx. 4 miles.
town of Ashford approx. 12 miles, with access to the M20.
Headcorn mainline station approx. 5 miles.
International Station approx. 12 miles, with a high speed
rail service to London St Pancras (journey time about 37
minutes) and regular services to Europe on Eurostar
The Property: Duesden Oast is an attractive, detached, single roundel
oast on the market for the first time in 60 years and now
presents an opportunity for interior updating. The property presents mixed elevations of brick and white weatherboarding set with a mixture of UPVC double glazed and timber single glazed windows, beneath a pitched and hipped tiled roof with a rotating cowl.
The well proportioned accommodation is arranged over
two floors with features including a triple aspect sitting
room with inglenook style fireplace housing a woodburning stove and French windows opening out onto a paved terrace with countryside views. A door leads to the roundel family room which also enjoys a triple aspect.The kitchen/breakfast room comprises base level cupboards and drawers, an oil fired Aga providing a
cooking facility and immediate heat and a traditional walk-in shelved larder.
Arranged over the part galleried, first floor landing are four bedrooms, incorporating three double rooms, one with wash hand basin, and one single room, with the majority of the bedrooms enjoying countryside views. A family bathroom is also located on the first floor with a separate wc.
Garden and Grounds: Duesden Oast is approached over an initially shared drive which branches to the right into a sweeping, part tree lined, gravel drive. This leads to parking and a detached double garage with a pair of wooden double doors beneath a pitched tiled roof.
The main formal expanse of lawn lies to the front with an
established pond. Brick steps and paved pathways lead
round the oast to a paved terrace. Beyond the rear garden
is the paddock which is arranged over a gentle slope with
established trees and hedging.
Directions: From the centre of Biddenden proceed along the A262 in a southerly direction towards St Michaels/Tenterden. Proceed past John Page Trailers on the right hand side. Continue on and the shared entrance to Duesden Oast will be seen on the right hand side; look out for the house name signs for Duesden, The Oaks and Duesden Oast. Proceed into the drive and then follow the drive on the right.
Services: Oil fired central heating, mains electricity and water, shared private drainage with Duesden.
Local Authority: www.ashford.gov.uk
Council Tax: Band G
Viewings: Strictly by appointment with the agents. Cranbrook Office: 01580 712888
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