Tel: 01622 686 686
78 Bank Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1SJ
**£695,000 - £725,000** Spinneys is a delightful and unique detached family home nestled along a private road at the top of Blue Bell Hill on the edge of the village situated between Maidstone and Medway. Set in approx half an acre of mature gardens the property is well maintained, spacious and filled with lovely natural light due to its South Westerly aspect. Most floors are carpeted except for the dining room, kitchen and utility which have oak wooden floors and the cloakroom and porch are tiled. The front door opens into the entrance porch where there is a cloakroom and door into the hallway which has small coat storage, built in cupboard under stairs and a study area. The dining room has a large bay window with views over the garden. The sitting room has dual aspect windows and French doors onto the garden with double sided log burner shared with the conservatory. The inner entrance hall has access to the utility room and back door and opens through to the kitchen/conservatory which is light and airy with beautiful bespoke handcrafted doors and units, integrated appliances, two side by side ovens, integrated American style fridge freezer, large stunning dresser, array of work tops and benches, double Belfast sink, breakfast table and shelving. The kitchen is designed for ease of use for entertaining, baking and cooking. The double doors open onto the decking area giving access to the rear garden and partial views. The stair case to the first floor has ¾ length leaded window to the front and galleried landing with window to the rear, airing cupboard and two loft areas. The master bedroom has en-suite shower room and bay window and there are a further three double bedrooms all unique with a lovely outlook over the garden or the views. The modern family bathroom has bath with independent shower over, glass shower screen and bidet shower next to the toilet. The property has UPVC soffits and fascias, is double glazed throughout and has gas central heating.
Spinneys is the 3rd drive on the right on a private road, The Downs within the sought after village of Blue Bell Hill. Adjacent to Kent Downs Natural area of beauty and wildlife, flora & fauna conservation, ancient woodland and a 10 kilometre chalk escarpment classified as a Site of Scientific Interest. Blue Bell Hill is central to many places of interests. Kit's Coty House and its neighbour, Little Kit's Coty House, are the remains of two megalithic 'dolmen' burial chambers located in an open field offering fantastic views across the North Downs and Medway Valley and Aylesford Priory and Rochester Castle are also both nearby. The towns and villages of Maidstone, Rochester & Chatham are close with their local amenities, restaurants, village pubs, stores and shops without being part of town life. The A2, M2, A229, A249, M20 & A20 are all easily accessible with great links to London. Rail connections are via the mainline stations Maidstone East, Chatham and Rochester with links to London and the Kings Ferry commuter coach picks up near the end of Blue Bell Hill village. There are great choices for primary schools and secondary schools and local and county universities. Many supermarkets, stores, takeaways, post office, hotels, gyms and village shops are within a couple miles radius.
Spinneys is accessed from a private road with a large drive way with parking for 5+ vehicles, double garage with remote powered roller garage door, side door, power and light, workshop, large wood store/shed and a perfectly secluded side garden ideally situated for sunshine, privacy, garden BBQs, evening entertaining, fire pits and gatherings. The rear garden can be accessed from both sides of the house. Gardens are mainly laid to lawn with beech hedges and some privet. Rear garden has mostly floral and shrub borders with steps in the corner leading down to natural woodland and cleared area.
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