A sumptuously restored Grade II Listed former farmhouse full of character together with a delightful walled garden, orchard and paddock. In all circa 5 acres.
Canterbury farm is a Grade II Listed house with 16th Century origins which has stone, brick and rendered elevations under a thatched room. The property was totally renovated in 2013 by renowned local builders S&L Pledger Ltd, which retained the character of the house as well as providing a stylish and comfortable home, suitable for modern day living.
On the ground floor is an historic cross passage with flagstone floors and plank and muntin screening. The dining room (only ground floor room without under floor heating) has flagstone floor, impressive beams and a fine inglenook fireplace with a Jotul wood burning stove and former curing chamber. The kitchen features bespoke units with a built in Range and appliances and has double doors into the garden. The family room is a wonderful room featuring a full height vaulted ceiling with A-frame beams, built in cupboards and an exposed stone wall. The house is wired with Cat-6 network cabling from a central communications cupboard and includes an HDMI 8x8 Matrix for HD TV streaming. At the far end of the property is a beautiful formal sitting room called the Georgian Room which has a host of classic Georgian features, including an open fireplace with bath stone surround and multi-paned windows with shutters. Also on the ground floor is a cloakroom and a study.
On the first floor are four good sized double bedrooms, the master bedroom features a classic roll top bath in the room with an en-suite shower room with basin and WC. Adjacent to the master bedroom is a dressing room/bedroom with built in clothes cupboard. In addition is a family bathroom with bath, shower, basin and WC.
At the northern end of the property is a self-contained annexe with interconnecting door to the main house, suitable for teenage children, a dependant relative, or potential Bed and Breakfast. Currently used as a utility room by the owners, the annexe comprises a bright and spacious ground floor living area with kitchenette with built in oven and hob. Stairs lead to the first floor where there is a double bedroom with built in clothes cupboard and bathroom.