Tel: 01622 686 686
78 Bank Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1SJ
Located in the heart of the pretty village of Yalding this unique riverside cottage is located where the Rivers Teise and Beult join the River Medway. This quaint and spacious cottage has retained much of its fabulous character and charm with inglenook fireplace, exposed beams and flagstone floors but mixed with a modern twist throughout. On the ground floor the modern fitted kitchen has views over the garden with solid wood worktops, integrated appliances, breakfast bar and flagstone floor. Off the kitchen is the dining room and living room with snug area, Inglenook fireplace with wood burner and stairs down to the cellar/utility room with space for a washing machine and tumble dryer. There is also a shower room on the ground floor with modern suite, flagstone floor and exposed beams. On the first floor the master bedroom has built in storage and ensuite bathroom with roll top bath and separate shower. There is also a double guest bedroom with beautiful exposed beams, large storage area and access to the sauna. On the second floor there is a spacious bedroom with stunning views of the rear garden, river and beyond. The property also has its own self-contained one bedroom annexe with a modern fitted kitchen, one double bedroom, living room with views over the garden/river and shower/wet room.
Yalding is an extremely pretty village between East Peckam and West Farleigh. It has a good range of local facilities including a village shop, post office, small library, doctors surgery, pubs and a well regarded primary school. There are a selection of desirable comprehensive and grammar schools in Maidstone which many of the local children attend with Tonbridge School and Hadlow College also nearby. The development is conveniently located adjacent to Yalding station offering excellent links to London via Paddock Wood in an hour. Maidstone town centre is 6 miles away offering excellent shopping and recreational facilities. Paddock Wood is 5 miles away (driving) with additional shopping outlets and direct trains to London Bridge in just 45 minutes. Yalding and Wateringbury stations are on the Medway Valley Line which connects Paddock Wood and Maidstone West. Junction 4 of the M20 provides easy access, linking with all the other motorway networks.
To the rear the beautiful garden has a brick paved patio with lawn area and winding path down to the large decked area set just before the waters edge. The decking provides the perfect entertaining area with private and uninterrupted views of the river and the fields behind. There are a range of established trees and shrubs throughout the garden. To the front of the property there is a driveway with parking for one car with additional parking inside the garage which is adjacent to the annexe.
Find out more