9 Ickham Court Farm is an impressive 6 bedroom modern farmhouse, arranged over 3 floors and with an excellent triple garage block with room above. It sits in a beautifully appointed two acre garden in the centre of the village.
Inside, the property is both light and spacious, with the majority of the principal rooms being double or triple aspect. Particular features include Amtico flooring to the kitchen / family room, a beautifully fitted kitchen with granite worktops and cherry wood units, incorporating a Smeg range cooker, AEG microwave, dishwasher and space for an American style fridge/freezer. The drawing room has a multi fuel burner, whilst the bathrooms are fitted with Villeroy & Boch fittings and Aqualisa showers. Reached off the drawing room by two pairs of half glazed doors there is a double aspect study, which is currently used and fitted as a second kitchen. Four of the bedrooms also benefit from fitted wardrobes. The rooms are centrally heated and double glazed.
GROUNDS AND GARDENS
Reached off the entrance drive by a five-bar gate leading to a gravel parking and turning area is the detached triple garage block, with concrete floor, up and over doors and with an external, open tread staircase leading to a boarded first floor, which is ripe for a variety of uses. Mower store.
The front garden is landscaped and laid to lawn with pathways and evergreens, with a gate giving access to the side and rear of the property. This is where the principal garden lies, being laid to lawn with mature trees and adjoining farmland. This is a magnificent feature of the property and is rare to find in such a central village location.
The property sits in the highly regarded village of Ickham with its fine period buildings, church and public house. The adjoining village of Wickhambreaux also has a church and public house, together with a primary school. The larger village of Littlebourne, about a mile away, offers a village store / post office, primary school, public houses and church. The Cathedral City of Canterbury lies to the West, offering an excellent modern shopping centre and schools in both the public and private sectors.
SPORT AND LOCAL AMENITIES
Sporting and recreational opportunities in the area include golf, county cricket at Canterbury, racing at Folkestone, various sports clubs including the renowned Polo Farm sports complex and pleasant walks over the nearby footpaths in the vicinity, especially along the Little Stour River and The Lakes at Seaton, a renowned spot for bird watchers.
Littlebourne has a bus service on the Canterbury to Sandwich route, whilst the A2 dual carriageway is easily accessible providing straight forward road journeys to the Channel Port of Dover, Canterbury and London. The property is also within a short distance of Bekesbourne railway station, which is on the Dover / London line, via Canterbury and Faversham. Canterbury, just over 5 miles away, offers two mainline railway stations, including Canterbury West with High Speed Rail services to London (St Pancras 53 mins).
From Canterbury, take the A257 Sandwich Road towards Wingham and Sandwich and in the centre of the village of Littlebourne turn left into Nargate Street, signposted Wickhambreaux. Continue for just under a mile and turn right into Drill Lane, signposted Ickham. At the T-junction turn right into The Street and opposite the Duke William, turn left into Ickham Court Farm. Proceed straight ahead and 9 Ickham Court Farm will be found at the end of the drive on the left hand side, being identified by our 'For Sale' board.
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"A lovely modern family farmhouse, set in an eviable location in a highly popular village."
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