A hidden jewel of a property 'The Chimes' is an impressive detached family home located within close proximity to Ashford's vibrant Town Centre and International Train Station. Set just off the popular Upper Queens Road this stunning Victorian property, believed to date from 1853, offers flexible and spacious living accommodation whilst still retaining the charm and features in keeping with a property of this period.
Ashford's town centre is just a short stroll as is the International Train station, exactly 1 mile to be exact, with regular services to London St Pancras with it's 36 minute fast train service, you can be door to door to central London in under an hour! There are also some fantastic schooling option within close proximity for children of all ages.
The main house comprises of over 3,000 square feet of well-proportioned rooms, the majority of which have views over the lovely enclosed garden. Made up of an inviting hallway with attractive tiled flooring and stairs to first floor, spacious sitting room which measures approx. 29ft x 15ft with parquet flooring a focal fireplace and double doors through to the conservatory. Also leading from the hallway is the cloakroom and orangery. The modern fitted kitchen has the benefit of a breakfast room, once again with views over the rear garden. To the first floor is the good sized master bedroom with en-suite bathroom, 2 additional bedrooms and family bathroom. Leading from the ground floor hallway is the additional accommodation which is made up of another hallway with stairs to first floor and the additional bedroom, games room with spiral staircase to mezzanine floor. Back to the ground floor and through the games room is the shower room and dressing area. This area could certainly be used as annex accommodation.
Externally the property is accessed over a private driveway which is shared with 3 other properties. To the front of the property you will find parking for multiple vehicles and double garage! There is gated side access leading to the rear garden which is currently sectioned into a rose garden, fenced off vegetable garden and main garden which is mostly laid to lawn with patio area. There are also a number of external sheds, perfect for those with green fingers looking to store their tools. In this day and age, working from home certainly has its appeal and with this property comes an external office which measures 18ft x 12ft with bi-fold doors to the garden. All in all the plot measures approx.. .39 acres!
For further measurements and layout please see attached floorplan but to fully appreciate the property an internal viewing is highly recommended.