Pett Bottom

Canterbury, United Kingdom

Single Family

6 beds

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    A fine Edwardian country house with excellent secondary accommodation set in one of the most attractive valleys to the south of Canterbury with far reaching views.Juniper Rough: Entrance hall \ Drawing room \ Dining room \ Galleried sitting room \ Study \ Kitchen/breakfast room \ Two Store rooms \ Two Cloakrooms \ Master bedroom with en-suite \ Guest bedroom with dressing room and en-suite \ Two Further bedrooms \ Two Further bathrooms (one en-suite) \ EPC rating EJuniper Lodge: Entrance hall \ Sitting room \ Dining room \ Study/bedroom three \ Conservatory \ Kitchen \ Utility room \ Two Bedrooms (one en-suite) \ Bathroom \ EPC rating FOutbuildings, including extensive garaging \ Stables \ Sand school \ Landscaped gardens \ PaddocksIn all the gardens and grounds extend to about eight acres.Juniper Rough is situated in an elevated position with distant views across the valley. The main house provides generous family accommodation with the rooms being grouped around a wonderful galleried sitting room with a glazed atrium style roof. There is also an attached secondary house to the rear. The gardens are well established and a major feature of the property and the equestrian facilities enable the surrounding woodland to be enjoyed to the full.A long drive approaches a parking area to the front of the house. The pillared entrance leads up to a covered porch and hallway, which gives access to the drawing room, dining room and the magnificent, double height, panelled sitting room with central fireplace. The kitchen/breakfast room is fitted with a range of oak-fronted wall and floor cupboards, together with an Aga. Beyond are generous utility and store rooms, as well as a study.A wide staircase rises to the gallery overlooking the sitting room and to the generous landing area. The master bedroom has an en-suite bathroom. Opposite is a guest bedroom with dressing room and shower room. Two further bedrooms (one with an en-suite), and a separate family bathroom complete the first floor accommodation.Juniper Lodge can be accessed independently or through the first floor of Juniper Rough, allowing it to be self-contained or used in conjunction with the main house. It offers two bedrooms and generous reception space.The gardens have been landscaped to take full advantage of their hillside position. The drive, bounded on either side by mature beech hedging, arrives at a turning circle bounded with mature heathers, clipped yew trees and a level lawn with well stocked shrub and herbaceous beds. Further terraced areas are underplanted with spring bulbs, shrubs and herbaceous plants.The circular drive leads to the stable block. Adjacent to the stable yard is the sand school. A gate from here leads to the paddocks and a second gate leads via a right of way to a two acre paddock. There is a productive kitchen garden with two greenhouses which give on to a further paddock area.The outbuildings comprise a range of open fronted garage/store rooms, a brick built store and a garage.
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    This single family listing located at Pett Bottom, Canterbury has six bedrooms. The property is currently availible at $1,522,015.

    This property is presented by Edward Church of Strutt & Parker located in England.