A grand 6 bedroom, 3 bathroom Georgian mansion having been the former home of Rear Admiral Young. The property is set in Wateringbury being a village set within the Wealden countryside and dates back to the 10th century.
Gransden forms the major portion of this impressive Georgian mansion house which was the former home of Rear Admiral Young and more recently the famed fashion designer, Karen Millen. The property is set within the village of Wateringbury whose history dates back to the 10th Century.
Tall windows and high ceilings give a light and airy feel. Sizeable rooms and authentic Georgian coving, cornicing and Corinthian columns add to the many features of this unique home. There are six bedrooms in total, a master with a dressing room and ensuite, three further bedrooms and a bathroom on the first floor with two further bedrooms and a bathroom on the second floor. The kitchen/breakfast and family room is a generous space and opens out on to a pretty walled courtyard. The kitchen is well fitted with a comprehensive range of painted wooden units with quartz work surfaces and Butler's sink. Appliances include a Lacanche range and Miele dishwasher. There is a large hall currently used as a billiard room and a further generously proportioned sitting room with dining area.
• 6 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms
• Kitchen/Breakfast/Family Room
• Large Sitting Room with Dining Area
• Hall/Billiard Room
• Courtyard and Garden
The house is set back from the road and is enclosed by a wall of iron railings. There is a large gravel turning area in front of the property giving ample car parking space. At the rear of the house there is a walled garden with a central lawn. There are good local facilities in the village.
The town of Maidstone offers an excellent range of educational, recreational and shopping facilities, together with main line stations serving Victoria in about 55 minutes. Junction 4 of the M20 is easily accessible giving quick communications with M25 and other motorway networks.
There are a good range of primary, junior and senior schools and a number of independent schools.