7 Bedroom house for sale in Pitstock Road, Rodmersham, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME9
Offers in Excess of £1,500,000
EXCEPTIONAL mid Victorian COUNTRY HOUSE with 7 BEDROOMS, 3 BATHROOMS, and 3 RECEPTION ROOMS in all extending to 6600sqft. Set in GROUNDS of 0.83 Acres along a QUIET COUNTRY LANE with views across ROLLING COUNTRYSIDE.
- Garden,Patio,Outside Space
- Off Street Parking,Garage
Bargains Hill House is approached from the lane through Oak electric double gates hung on brick pillars. The gravel drive sweeps around to the front where there is a parking and turning area and access to an open bay timber double garage with attached workshop. The drive is bordered by a Laurel hedge which separates the drive from the formal gardens.
The house itself offers substantial family accommodation with extremely well proportioned rooms throughout. The current owners have carried out a significant program of improvements and extensions since purchasing the property in 2014. Such improvements include an extended Family/Games Room, a new kitchen with extensive cupboards, latest appliances and comfortable counter seating, new bathroom suites, new roof, redecoration throughout, new floor coverings, new driveway and electric gates.
The gardens are established with expansive lawns, established trees and shubs together with a large, south facing terrace.
The village offers an attractive village green with a bustling cafe/village shop and a popular public house. There are leisure facilities at Rodmersham Squash and Fitness Club and Rodmersham Cricket Club.
There is a good range of schools in the area with a highly regarded Church of England primary school in the village and additional primary schools in Bapchild, Tunstall and Sittingbourne. Sittingbourne has both boys and girls' grammar schools as well as a choice of secondary schools. Independent schools include The King's School in Rochester, 18.3 miles, and Sutton Valence School, 13.2 miles, together with Kings School, St Edmunds and Kent College in Canterbury, 16.5 miles.
Transport communications are good with the M2 (junction 5) approximately four miles away. Sittingbourne station provides services to London Victoria, St Pancras, Cannon Street and London Bridge Stations in around an hour. Ebbsfleet International station is just 27 miles via the M2/A2, with services to London taking just 18 minutes and direct trains through the Channel Tunnel to Europe.
Sittingbourne is ready to step up its image by embracing a £46 million regeneration scheme, designed to create a ‘destination town’. The Spirit of Sittingbourne masterplan contains new apartments, an eight-screen cinema, new restaurants and an improved public realm –a vision already turning heads.