DESCRIPTION Drummond is a beautifully presented family home with well appointed accommodation over three levels exceeding 3500 square feet. This substantial and versatile property has been extended and recently refurbished in order to create wonderful family home of the highest quality. Many of the rooms to the rear of the property, in particular the main sitting room which has a feature picture window, offer stunning, uninterrupted views over a lush green valley flanked by woodland on both sides. The principal part of the property boasts five double bedrooms, two bathrooms, a contemporary kitchen/breakfast room, a large sitting room and a formal dining room with adjoining study area.
The basement level is a perfectly appointed self contained annexe with it's own access which comprises of an open plan sitting/dining room and adjoining fitted kitchen with integrated appliances and a separate bedroom with en-suite bath/shower room - an ideal annexe, guest quarters or possible letting opportunity.
GARDENS & PARKING The stunning gardens have been well manicured and beautifully landscaped to create a tiered oasis with a variety of secluded seating areas and lawn. Stone terracing and pathways lead through the well stocked grounds which has well established specimen trees, flower beds and an ornamental pond fed by an attractive waterfall feature. Open countryside and woodland areas awash with Bluebells in the spring provide a stunning backdrop to this wonderful garden.
An extensive block paved driveway starts at the front of the property and sweeps around the side and rear providing ample off road parking. In addition there is a detached double garage and a further single garage both with electronic doors, power and light. Accessed at the rear of the property is a large store room currently used as a wine cellar.
LOCATION This area of Kent is renowned for its beautiful villages and countryside, yet is conveniently positioned for a surprisingly short commute to the Capital. A choice of local rail stations is found within a few minutes, with typical journey times to central London being around 1 hour. For those considering continental travel the Channel Tunnel is just 45 minutes away, with the Channel Ferry ports just beyond this. Paris by rail is possible via Ashford International Station in less than two hours, with a myriad of further European journeys available.
Educational facilities abound in the area. Local primary schools and secondary schools are found in the nearby villages and a choice of Grammar and private Schools can be found in Maidstone and notably in nearby Sutton Valence.
Maidstone, which is Kent's county town, is blessed with a wide array of retail outlets and is regionally accepted as being a hub for commerce and leisure.