East End, Paglesham

£1,250,000

Guide price

  • Bedrooms: 6
A magnificent Period & Victorian Country Home with six principal bedrooms, a modern Annexe wing, a detached two storey coach house and various outbuildings. Buckland House stands on an impressive south facing plot of around three quarters of an acre in this prestigious village location.

A Victorian panelled entrance door with overhead light leads into the:

Reception Hallway 28'7" (8.71m) (in length) Bordered edge Parquet flooring. Radiator. High level lipped skirting. Ornate architrave. Picture rail. Staircase to first floor landing with oak spindle balustrade. Smooth plastered ceiling. Access to large understairs cloaks recess and access to:

Inner Hallway Terracotta tiled floor. 'Suffolk' latch door giving access to store room. Doors lead off to the ground floor w.c. and farmhouse kitchen:

Cloakroom/W.C. Obscure multi-pane window to rear. Quarry tiled floor. High flush w.c. and suspended wash hand basin. Drop light switch.

From the Reception Hallway, original panelled doors lead off to the drawing room, formal dining room and sitting room/family room.

Dual Aspect Drawing Room 15'0" x 14'2" (4.57m x 4.32m) Multi-pane sash windows to front and side with original pocket shutters. Feature wooden floor. High level lipped skirting. Cast iron fireplace into polished stone fire surround with quartz hearth and open flue. Television aerial point. Two radiators. Picture rail. Ornate coved cornice to smooth plastered ceiling with feature ceiling rose.

Sitting Room 15'2" x 14'4" (4.62m x 4.37m) Multi-pane sash window to side with original pocket shutter. High level skirting. Red brick fireplace with stone hearth, open flue and wooden fire surround. Bespoke cabinets with display shelving above and arched detailing. Radiator. Picture rail. Smooth plastered ceiling with centre ceiling rose.

Dual Aspect Family Room 23'4" x 11'6" (7.11m x 3.51m) Glazed door to rear giving access to a covered veranda, window to rear, multi-pane sash window to side with original pocket shutters. Feature wood effect floor. High level skirting. Two radiators. Smooth plastered ceiling with twin ceiling roses.

Formal Dining Room 14'5" x 13'7" (4.39m x 4.14m) (excluding deep door recess) Multi-pane sash window to front. Oak floorboards. Feature open fireplace with oak bressimer on a stone hearth with open flue. Two wall light points. Exposed studwork and beams. Access to understairs storage cupboards. Concealed access to service staircase to the first floor. Doors lead off to Farmhouse Kitchen/Breakfast Room and;

Library 10'2" x 7'6" (3.1m x 2.29m) Multi-pane sash window to front. Radiator. High level skirting. Shelving to walls. Smooth plastered ceiling.

Farmhouse Kitchen/Breakfast Room 16'2" x 13'2" (4.93m x 4.01m) excluding walk-in store. Three multi-pane sash windows overlook the rear garden. Slate tiled floor with matching skirting. Fitted with a range of base oak cupboards with bespoke solid granite surfaces and inset one and a quarter bowl stainless steel sink unit with grooved drainer and 'Insinkerator' waste disposal. Space for triple width 'Aga' with main range and adjacent companion oven & hob. Feature centre Island with built-in storage bin, drawer stack and 'Bosh' dishwasher. Full height dresser unit. Angled LED track lighting. Access to walk-in store with further range of base and eye level bespoke units with granite surface and housing for upright fridge or freezer with adjacent larder rack and overhead cabinet. A low level door leads through to the:

Utility Room/Laundry 9'10" x 8'5" (3m x 2.57m) Double glazed window to rear overlooking the gardens. Quarry tiled floor with matching skirting upstands. Radiator. Oak fitted cabinets with broom cupboard and base unit. Rolled edge working surface with inset stainless steel sink unit. Space, plumbing and drainage for automatic washing machine and tumble dryer with further appliance space. Smooth plastered ceiling. A further door leads through to the:

Boot Room/Outer Lobby A dual aspect room with multi-pane door with matching full height side panels giving access to an enclosed front courtyard and half glazed door giving access to the rear gardens. Quarry tiled floor with matching skirting upstands. Ample cloak and boot storage space. Radiator. Access to boiler/plant room housing oil central heating boiler. Access to roof storage space. A further door leads through to the kitchen of the:

Spacious Independent Annexe Accommodation

The annexe is also accessed from the cobbled driveway to the west of Buckland House and is suitable for residential use or business use (STPC).

Entrance Hall Obscure glazed entrance door with full height multi-pane window adjacent. Radiator. Smooth plastered ceiling. Doors lead off to:

Lounge 17'7" x 14'4" (5.36m x 4.37m) (into walk-in bay) uPVC double glazed French doors with matching full height side panels form a full height bay to the front of the lounge. Two double banked radiators. Ornamental fire surround. Smooth plastered ceiling. An obscure glazed door leads through to the:

Kitchen 11'3" x 7'0" (3.43m x 2.13m) Double glazed window to rear overlooking the landscaped gardens. Radiator. Fitted with base and eye level cupboards with squared edged working surface and inset stainless steel sink unit. Space and supply for electric cooker. Ceramic tiled splashback. Smooth plastered ceiling. An obscure ten light glazed door leads through to the:

Double Bedroom 12'2" x 11'3" (3.71m x 3.43m) (excluding door recess) Secondary glazed multi pane window to side. Double banked radiator. Obscure glazed window to alternate side. Three full height double fronted fitted wardrobe cupboards with centre recess. Smooth plastered ceiling. Drop light switch.

Bathroom Obscure window to side. Fitted with a three piece suite comprising panel enclosed bath with mixer tap and shower attachment, pedestal wash hand basin and low level w.c. Ceramic tiling to shower area and basin splashback. Heated towel rail/radiator. Smooth plastered ceiling. Drop light switch.

The Main House First Floor Accommodation comprises

Part Galleried Landing Spindle balustrade. Overhead multi-pane sash window to side. Radiator. High level skirting. Picture rail. Concealed doorway giving access to the staircase to the top floor bedrooms and box storage areas. Smooth plastered ceiling.

Victorian Wing - First Floor

Dual Aspect Master Bedroom 15'0" x 14'7" (4.57m x 4.44m) Multi-pane sash window to side overlooking the Parish meadow. Multi-pane window to rear overlooking the landscaped gardens. Original oak floorboards. Radiator. Access to eaves storage. Built in double fronted and single wardrobe cupboard with low level drawer stack. Picture rail. Smooth plastered ceiling.

Bathroom Multi-pane sash window to rear overlooking the landscaped gardens. A bespoke professionally fitted room comprising a four piece suite of rolled edged free standing bath with chrome telephone mixer tap and shower attachment, dual flush close coupled w.c., walnut effect shaped vanitry sink unit with solid stone surface and offset quadrant shower enclosure with hand held and rainwater shower fittings. Stone effect porcelain tiled floor. High level tiling to walls with full tiling to the shower area. Smooth plastered ceiling with recessed LED lighting.

Bedroom Three 13'0" x 11'2" (3.96m x 3.4m) A dual aspect room with multi-pane sash windows to side and front with far reaching views across open farmland. Original oak floorboards. Radiator. High level skirting. Picture rail. Smooth plastered ceiling.

Bedroom Four 10'5" x 10'4" (3.18m x 3.15m) Multi pane sash-window to front with far reaching views across open farmland. Radiator. High level skirting. Single fitted wardrobe with shelved storage space. Picture rail. Smooth plastered ceiling.

Period Wing - First Floor

From the main landing steps lead down to:

Inner Hallway Obscure glazed multi-pane window to front. A timber door gives access to:

Bedroom Two/Guest Suite 13'0" x 11'4" (3.96m x 3.45m) Twin multi-pane sash windows to rear overlooking the landscaped rear garden. Radiator. High level skirting. Access to walk in storage room/wardrobe. Access to walk in airing cupboard housing foam lagged copper cylinder with slatted linen shelving and immersion control and timer. A low level doorway gives access to Bedrooms Five and Six. A further door leads through to the:

En Suite Bathroom Multi-pane sash window to rear overlooking the landscaped garden. Fitted with a three piece suite comprising P-shaped bath with curved shower screen and independent 'Aquastream' electric shower above with centre faucet, vanitory wash hand basin in double fronted storage cabinet with miniature drawer stack and dual flush close coupled w.c. Porcelain tiled floor. Full tiling to one wall. Full height heated towel rail. Access to eaves storage and roof storage area. Drop light switch.

From the Guest Suite a low level doorway steps down into:

Bedroom Five 14'5" x 11'6" (4.39m x 3.51m) Multi-pane sash window to front. Feature cast iron fireplace with built in water heater. Double banked radiator. Access to two storage cupboards. Exposed beams. Concealed entry to turning staircase to second floor bedrooms and access door to first floor landing.

Bedroom Six 14'5" x 9'7" (4.39m x 2.92m) Multi-pane sash window to front with far reaching views across open farmland. High level skirting. Radiator. Exposed studwork. Access to storage cupboard which has a concealed door leading into the En Suite Guest Bathroom.

From Bedroom Five and the First Floor Landing there is access to a second floor box room with a fitted stair ladder that also leads up to two further bedrooms/attic rooms. Both of these bedrooms have bonneted dormer windows (one to front and one to rear) both offering spectacular rural views.

To the Outside of the Property

The south facing landscaped gardens are a particular feature of this fine semi-rural home and are generously laid to lawn with an array of annual and perennial plants, trees and shrubs. Over time, various screened walkways and areas have been created to form mature and interesting outdoor entertaining space. There are large, well tended expanses of lawn and various garden outbuildings.

To the west side of the annexe there is access to a large cobbled courtyard/driveway with parking for several vehicles, that in turn leads to an open fronted cart lodge with covered parking area and enclosed log storage area with window to front and a detached weather boarded garage with double doors. Also access to:

Two Storey Coach House Formerly a 'brew house' for the Oyster Fishermen employed by the owners - and now a useful brick built Garage with double doors to front, stair ladder first floor and two large first floor rooms with windows to front and side.

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