Tel: 01227 784 784
26a Castle Street, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 2PU
Dambridge Oast is a stunning Grade II listed former oast house situated on a plot of approximately 1.4 acres, in a sought after location on the outskirts of Wingham with far reaching views across adjacent farmland. This unique property totals 3269 sq ft of accommodation and has been lovingly renovated by the current owners into the magnificent family home it is today. They have retained a wealth of period features throughout but added a modern touch. The entrance door to the front porch has the most beautiful bespoke stained glass window which was designed by The Cathedral Studios who restore the stained glass windows for Canterbury Cathedral. On the ground floor there are three reception rooms including a generous living room which has a feature brick inglenook fireplace with wood burning stove and French doors onto the garden. The kitchen/breakfast room has a country style fitted kitchen with butler sink, range style oven, space for a table and chairs and a door opening onto the decked area of the garden. There is also a utility room off the kitchen with extra cupboards and work tops and space for white goods. The utility room opens through to a porch with a door onto the driveway. Completing the ground floor is a dining room, sitting room and cloakroom. On the first floor a galleried landing opens to four generous double bedrooms all with their own en-suite bathrooms, built in storage and wonderful views across the gardens and adjacent farmland. On the top floor there is a further two double bedrooms, study and shower room.
Dambridge Farm Road is conveniently situated on the outskirts of the ancient and historic village of Wingham which offers a range of amenities including a doctors surgery, post office, village shops, primary school, the highly regarded public house/restaurant 'The Dog' and the popular Wingham Wildlife Park. The cathedral city of Canterbury is just six miles away and is a vibrant and cosmopolitan city, with a thriving city centre offering a wide array of High Street brands alongside a diverse mix of independent retailers, cafes and international restaurants. The city also offers a fine selection of sporting, leisure and recreational amenities, including the refurbished Marlowe Theatre. Canterbury has an excellent choice of educational amenities, ranging from Grammar schools to well regarded private schools and three universities. Canterbury offers a regular rail service to London Victoria, Charing Cross and Cannon Street and the high speed rail link connects with London's St Pancras from Canterbury West station in just under one hour.
The house sits in approximately 1.4 acres of landscaped grounds incorporating a decked area with pergola over, numerous seating areas, extensive lawns with mature trees and shrubs and a separate paddock. A shingled driveway sweeps up past the house with ample parking for several vehicles.
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