Claygate Road, Collier Street, Kent, ME18 6BB
Rare Opportunity to purchase a 16th Century detached listed cottage for complete renovation in a tranquil rural setting in the Kent countryside
A detached Grade 2 listed dwelling being 1.5 storey’s in height with a single storey rear extension. The property is built of brick to the ground floor with tile hanging under a tiled roof. The rear extension is built of brick & rendered. There is a good size garden to the front with a further garden to the rear. This timber famed period house is of 16th century origin and had a large side extension and cat slide roof added in the 19th century. The property is in an extremely poor state of repair and requires complete renovation and modernisation
The site is situated in a pleasant rural position on the borders of Collier Street & Laddingford villages both providing good primary schools with Collier Street also having St Margarets Church. The larger village of Yalding is approx.1.5 miles distant with local shops for every day needs and beautiful 12th century church.
Paddock Wood is approx. 3 miles from Laddingford providing excellent shopping facilities, schools for all ages, restaurants, Waitrose superstore. The town also provides a mainline railway station with fast train services to London Charing Cross reached in approx. 55 minutes. The Spa town of Tunbridge Wells is approx. 8 miles with its excellent shops, schools, sporting facilities with main line station to London and coast.
Detailed planning consent was granted by Maidstone Borough Council under ref 18/504375/FULL for the demolition of the single storey rear extension & erection of a replacement single storey pitched roof, internal & external alterations, demolition of the rear container shed & erection of a garage and dated 9th November 2018. A listed building consent was also granted on the 9th November 2018, 18/504376/LBC.Further consents were granted under application nos 19/506203/SUB & 19/506204/SUB in relation to condition 3 of the main planning consent
The proposed scheme is designed to bring the original building back to an extremely attractive detached cottage with versatile accommodation.
Entrance lobby, lounge, kitchen/dining area, 2 further rooms for reception or bedroom, bathroom
Main bedroom with dressing room or nursery room
Detached garage, gardens front & rear
The cottage originally formed part of a brownfield site to the rear which is currently being developed by Dandara New Homes to provide 32 new well designed and attractive 2,3 & 4 bedroom properties.
Contact : Peter Randall
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