Minstrels Oast, Whitstable

Sold Subject to Contract Default, £895,000

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CHAIN FREE... Woodward & Bishopp are delighted to market this unique family home, modelled on the quintessentially British oast house, and set amongst idyllic gardens stretching across approx 2/3 acre. Boasting sweeping views across the Kent countryside and The Swale, this exceptional residence with numerous outbuildings, offers versatile living accommodation and incomparable potential. The principal section of the home comprises a Minstrels' Gallery on a mezzanine floor, overlooking an open plan living area with vaulted ceiling, and a separate kitchen. Three of the four double bedrooms on offer are to be found on the first floor, alongside a "Jack & Jill" en suite, with the main family bathroom located on the ground floor. The "Kiln" area comprises an office to the ground floor and fourth double bedroom to the first floor. Whilst the current layout offers generous accommodation, there are countless options available for remodelling both the main residence and outbuildings. Sitting Room/Dining Room 28'8" x 22'10" Entrance door and two double glazed timber frame windows to front, two sets of double glazed french doors to side leading onto conservatory, four radiators, staircase to first floor, understairs storage cupboard, fitted understairs furniture and shelving, large corner log burner with brick and slate hearth, TV point, telephone point, archway leading through to... Kitchen 10'11" x 10'8" Timber frame double glazed windows to rear and side, recessed halogen down lighting, fitted kitchen comprising range of wooden wall and base units with complementary work surfaces over and matching upstands above, inset ceramic one and half bowl sink and and drainer unit with mixer tap over, tiled flooring, free standing "Rangemaster" cooker with fan-assisted electric oven compartments, five burner gas hob over, warming plate, extractor canopy hood above, free standing American style double width "LG" fridge freezer, free standing "Bosch" dishwasher. Utility Room 10'9" x 8'1" Timber frame stable door to side, timber frame double glazed window to side, fitted work surfaces with inset ceramic butler sink and taps over, free standing washing machine, tumble dryer and full height freezer unit, integrated storage cupboards, tiled flooring. Sun Room 26'1" x 9'6" Panoramic distant sea Views, half height brick wall, double glazed UPVC windows to three sides, double glazed UPVC wood effect French doors to rear leading onto rear garden, radiator, carpeted flooring. Bathroom 8'4" x 7'5" Frosted double glazed timber frame window to side, modern fitted bathroom suite comprising panelled bath unit with mixer tap over and hand held shower attachment to side, pedestal wash hand basin with taps over, low level WC, radiator, part tiled walls, fully tiled flooring, wall mounted extractor fan. Mezzanine Bedroom 22'10" x 9'9" Distant sea views, double glazed timber frame balcony doors leading onto balcony overlooking the garden, large minstrels' gallery overlooking open plan living area with ornate vaulted ceiling. Bedroom Two 13'6" x 11'3" Timber frame double glazed window to side, recessed halogen down lighting. Bedroom Three 11'10" x 5'0" Double glazed timber frame window to side, extensive fitted wardrobes, radiator, door leading onto... Jack & Jill En Suite Shower Room 7'6" x 5'2" Modern fitted shower room comprising double width walk-in shower cubicle with wall mounted electric shower unit over and shower screens to sides, pedestal wash hand basin with mixer tap over, low level WC, wall mounted extractor fan, wall mounted heated towel rail, recessed halogen down lighting, fully tiled walls and flooring. Office (circular room) 15'4" x 15'4" Double glazed timber frame doors and windows to rear, telephone point, understairs storage cupboard, radiator, staircase to first floor. Bedroom Four (circular room) 15'4" x 15'4" Sea Views, two double glazed velux style windows to rear, radiator, loft hatch providing access to loft space beyond. Double Garage 20'6" x 18'10" Free standing double garage with two up and over doors to front, serviced by power and light. Partially converted into a "beach shack" for enjoyment of the garden. Workshop 42'8" x 16'5" Large workshop, serviced by power and light, currently comprises a mezzanine storage area and houses a car lift. Gardens 196'10" x 131'3" Approximately 2/3 acre of land, sectioned into various garden areas, mainly laid to lawn, established trees, mature shrubs and flowering plants throughout, fish pond and large natural pond, free standing green houses, static home, timber frame arbor with bbq area, picnic bench and seating, large driveway laid to shingle providing off street parking for numerous vehicles, paved patio hard standing area suitable for caravan or motorhome, fenced surround, large timber gate to front and additional gated access points, outside lighting, outside tap.
  • Unique Oast-Style Residence
  • 2/3 Acre Plot
  • Large Barn/Workshop & Double Garage
  • Four Double Bedrooms
  • Beautiful Gardens And Stunning Views
  • Nearby Whitstable
  • Excellent Road Links
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