Furzefield is conveniently situated in the popular village of Staplehurst which provides a range of local shopping facilities and amenities, including Primary School (Ofsted – Good – Jan 2022), Jumeira Indian restaurant, Sainsbury Supermarket, Bleu Steakhouse, and mainline railway station (services to London within the hour). The larger, County town of Maidstone is within 8.5 miles, providing a more comprehensive range of facilities, schooling and amenities. Bus services run from stops within the village to surrounding areas and the M20 and motorway network can be joined at junction 8, Leeds Castle. Ashford provides an international rail link to London in approximately 37 minutes and the continent if required. The property falls within the favoured catchment area for Cranbrook School (11-18yrs).
Furzefield is understood to date back to the 1930s with later additions/alterations and improvements. The building is of brick/block and rendered external elevations with UPVC replacement double glazed windows with some timber weatherboard cladding to the rear first floor gables, under pitched plain tiled roofs. The property now affords flexible accommodation to suit a variety of family needs and combines character features with modern living. Features include - open and inglenook style fireplaces (wood burning stove) in the main reception rooms, natural wood floors/joinery and a fitted kitchen/breakfast room with conservatory off.
Outside, a gated entrance leads to an extensive gravelled parking area to the front of the property with mature Tamarisk tree and access to separate Garages on either side of the house (W&E). The main area of established garden is to the rear of the property. This is principally laid to lawn interspersed with specimen trees and well stocked beds and borders. A raised deck area abutting the house provides an ideal space for entertaining/al fresco dining.
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3267 square feet
An individual detached village house affording flexible, well-presented accommodation with generous gardens set in a convenient location, close to the main line railway station.