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Guide price £150,000
An elegant apartment with splendid views in this prestigious Grade II* listed Lutyens mansion amid 18 acres of shared grounds * No Onward Chain * Monypenny is an elegant apartment set on the 2nd floor of the prestigious Great Maytham Hall. The mansion was designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens in 1909 and it's Grade II* listing reflects its significance as a fine example of his work. The apartment is decorated in calm neutral tones and provides light and well presented accommodation with all around attractive outlook. The stylish living space includes a sitting room with feature fireplace, smart fitted kitchen, generously proportioned bedroom and bathroom. The apartment is accessed via the grand staircase and there is also a lift to the 2nd floor. The formal gardens surrounding Great Maytham Hall, designed by Gertude Jekyll, remain beautifully maintained and create an idyllic setting. The formal gardens include the romantic rose filled walled gardens which inspired Frances Hodgson Burnett to write ''The Secret Garden'. Further park-like grounds feature majestic trees and an enchanting wooded area awash with bluebells in the spring. The Rother Valley forms a breathtaking backdrop to this exclusive and peaceful location. Residents and guests also have use of a guest suite, laundry and the splendid Churchill Room. This stately reception room provides useful additional entertaining space. Full height windows and French doors give access to the terrace from which garden and countryside views may be appreciated. FEATURES - Sitting room - Kitchen - Bedroom - Bathroom - Private parking space - Shared grounds of circa 18 acres SITUATION Great Maytham Hall is set in a peaceful rural location within an Area of Outstanding National Beauty. Rolvenden provides a range of local amenities including a village store, public house and Parish Church. Cranbrook and The Cinque Port Towns of Tenterden and Rye are all within easy reach offering comprehensive shopping, amenities and leisure facilities. Ashford International Station provides high speed services directly into London, with journey times starting from 37minutes. Tenterden 4 miles - Cranbrook 7 miles - Rye 10 miles Ashford International 15 miles - Headcorn Station 10 miles A21 - 10 miles & M20 - 15 miles (All distances are approximate) PROPERTY INFORMATION - Tenure: Leasehold 125 year lease from 1/1/2007. Terms of the Lease prohibit pets and smoking in the building. - Service Charges: Monypenny attracts a monthly service charge to include buildings insurance, boiler maintenance, external building maintenance, external window cleaning, a full time gardener, estate manager and gardening costs including plants and equipment, upkeep of communal areas, security, drains and sewerage. Service Charge is £4,250.52 for 2020 and increases 3% each January - Ground Rent: Currently £300 per annum. - Services: Mains gas fired central heating system. Mains water, electricity and drainage. Services/Utilities costs are levied to the various apartments by GMH Management Ltd quarterly. - Local Authority: Ashford Borough Council - Council Tax band: C - Fixtures and Fittings: Excluded from the sale but may be available by separate negotiation. - Photographs taken prior to marketing. PRIVATE FINANCE Jackson-Stops Private Finance specialises in advising on and arranging competitive mortgages quickly, efficiently and in a stress-free manner. Please contact the office for further information. VIEWINGS Strictly by appointment through Jackson-Stops. Tel: 01580 720000.
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