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Reference 13881
Address Otham, Maidstone, Kent
(Map Location)
Beds 2
Baths 1
Type House
Tenancy Negotiable

2 bed [additional bedrooms could be available] wing of large historic country house. Exceptionally well situated, quiet, very spacious with lots of character. Rent includes water/sewage. 2 off road car parking spaces.


Exceptional situation, conveniently close to Maidstone yet in a rural setting. The accommodation [ 1 or 2 additional bedrooms and bathroom could be available at additional cost] is in a quiet wing of a large Grade II* listed important country house. Although part of a larger house, the accommodation does not adjoin other occupied areas and so there is minimal ‘neighbour noise’. It is set in 26 acres of grounds which tenants are welcome to use. This part of the house was modernised in the Georgian period and is comfortable, quiet and spacious with lots of character. Rent includes water/sewage. The property is surrounded by farmland and close to footpaths/woods for country walks. Can be part or fully furnished as tenant wishes. There are 2 off road car parking spaces with room for visitors’ cars at the end of a quarter mile drive. No pets, smokers, young children, shift workers, benefit claimants please.

Own entrance from covered terrace area looking out over lawns into:-

Ground floor

Exceptionally large lounge/ kitchen/ dining room running from front to back of house 11m x7m. High ceiling, many beams ,large windows. The kitchen area has dishwasher, built in electric cooker, hob, fridge/freezer. Views over lawns and trees on 3 sides with far reaching views to North Downs from terrace aspect.

Interior hall leading to

Large utility room-, washing machine, tumble drier, wash basin, storage. Door to separate WC. Oil central heating boiler.

Fine oak staircase leading to

First floor

2 bedrooms with domed and ornate plasterwork ceilings, 1 large principal bedroom with double aspect view over lawns and shrubs, ensuite bathroom with shower over bath, washbasin, WC. This bedroom leads into 2nd spacious bedroom, with view of lawn and paddocks to front of house.

In a rural setting yet conveniently close to Maidstone [10 minutes drive] for major shops, schools, pubs, clubs, restaurants etc. Local train station to London Victoria 10 minutes drive, journey 1 hour. 2 mainline stations in Maidstone, 1 on high speed rail link. Bus service 10 minutes walk. Large out of town supermarket nearby 5 minutes drive. M20 10 minutes drive, M2 15 minutes drive.


  • Central heating
  • Dishwasher
  • Garden
  • Parking
  • Washing machine
  • White goods
  • Broadband/ADSL

Map Location