A fabulous, detached four bedroom home, seamlessly merging old with new, located on the outskirts of the popular village of Blean
The Old Bakery is situated on the edge of the popular village of Blean which lies 3.2 miles north west of the historical City of Canterbury. The village of Blean offers local amenities and there are ample interesting and attractive walks through the nearby ancient woodland of Blean. The Cathedral City of Canterbury has many cultural interests, Marlowe Theatre, excellent shopping centre, a wide choice of well regarded schools in both the private and state sectors as well as colleges and universities. Recreational opportunities include swimming pools, sports centre, Polo Farm Sports Complex, good selection of golf courses in and around Canterbury and cricket at the County Cricket Spitfire Ground. Water sports can be found along the coast. Connections are also good with the A2 linking into the M2 and M20 motorway and railway stations can be found at Faversham, Whitstable, Canterbury East and Canterbury West is now operating the high speed Javelin train into London St. Pancras.
Canterbury 3.2 miles
Whitstable 5.6 miles
Faversham 8.7 miles
Ashford Int'l 18 miles
Dover 22 miles
(Distances are approximate)
The Old Bakery is a charming and stylish period property, dating we believe around circa 18th Century, with a fabulous contemporary new addition added in 2011.
The property offers flexible accommodation comprising of a charming sitting room with vaulted ceiling, central feature fireplace incorporating wood burner, and tiled flooring leading through to the delightful dining room, also incorporating a vaulted ceiling and staircase to a super mezzanine area.
In addition to the ground floor is the fabulous kitchen/breakfast/family room comprising of high gloss kitchen units, central island with aubergine zodiac quartz worktop and integrated appliances to include a Quooker hot water tap. There is also an original Baker's oven encompassed in a separate pantry as well as the useful utility room with Butler's sink.
There are two bedrooms, one which is currently being used as a study and luxury family shower room.
To the first floor are two further bedrooms and family bathroom all beautifully and elegantly fitted.
Luxury shower room
Under floor heating to ground floor & upstairs bathroom
The property is approached off Tyler Hill Road via electronic gates onto a driveway which provides ample parking. There are two garages one is detached and the other is currently being used as a workshop.
The pretty garden is mainly laid to lawn with well stocked flower borders, mature trees, shrubs and delightful seating area.
Leave Canterbury on the Whitstable Road, A290, and proceed for approximately 2.5 miles into Blean. Turn right into Tyler Hill Road, continuing out of the village for approximately one mile, and The Old Bakery will be found on the left hand side, identified by our For Sale board.
Services All mains services connected.
Local Authority Canterbury City Council.
Tax Band "D"
Fixtures & Fittings Fixtures and fittings are excluded from the sale but may be available by separate negotiation.
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