On a quiet lane, in secluded mature plot this superb Grade II listed detached cottage is filled with an abundance of authentic character including beamed ceilings and walls and inglenook fireplace. Read more
On a quiet lane, in secluded mature plot this superb Grade II listed detached cottage is filled with an abundance of authentic character including beamed ceilings and walls and inglenook fireplace. Dating we understand from 17th Century and originally two cottages the property began life as home to the thatcher in the village, Thomas Goodwin, where the property derives its name. There is double aspect lounge with inglenook fireplace, separate dining room and reception hallway which leads to the two ground floor bedrooms and shower room/wc. The dining room leads to double aspect kitchen/breakfast room which opens onto well stocked mature gardens. With a utility room and gardener’s toilet competes the ground floor. To the first floor is study/dressing room leading to master bedroom with en-suite.
Outside the property sits in well established mature gardens with screening hedges, there is driveway with parking for several cars leading to detached garage and thatched bothey.
Location Hartley lies in the northern side of the North Downs between Sevenoaks, and Dartford/Gravesend. The thriving village offering local shops and two excellent primary schools, there are several local public houses in close proximity in Hartley & the surrounding villages and Hartley Country Club offering a variety of sporting activities. The village of Longfield offering further shopping facilities and mainline railway station with services to London Victoria. Road links from the area give access to A2/M2, A20/M20, M25 and Dartford Tunnel as well as the Bluewater Shopping Complex and Ebbsfleet International station providing a 20 minute link to London St Pancras.
Directions From Fine & Country North West Kent proceed up Church Road, once past the church on the left hand side Goodwins Cottage will be found along on the right hand side.
Local Transport Longfield Railway Station: 2.9 miles Ebbsfleet International Eurostar Station: 8 miles
The distances calculated are as the crow flies.
There is a regular commuter coach service to London via Canary Wharf - Monday to Friday.
Education Please check with the local authority as to catchment areas and intake criteria.
Golf Clubs Redlibbets: 1.5 miles The London Golf Club: 4.4 miles
Health Clubs Brands Hatch Place: 3.1 miles Brands Hatch Thistle: 4.3 miles Reynolds Retreat: 9.5 miles David Lloyd: 9.7 miles
Useful Information We recognise that buying a property is a big commitment and therefore recommend that you visit the local authority for more helpful information about the property and local area before proceeding.
Council Tax We are informed this property is in council tax band G, you should verify this with Sevenoaks District Council.
Tenure The vendor advises us that this property is Freehold. Should you proceed with the purchase of the property your solicitor must verify these details.
Appliances/Services The mention of any appliances and/or services within these sales particulars does not imply that they are in full efficient working order.
Measurements All measurements are approximate and therefore may be subject to a small margin of error.
Viewing Strictly Via Fine & Country North West Kent.