The Street, Dover, CT15

3 bedroom Cottage - Detached for sale

Guide price £599,000 For Sale

A rare opportunity to own a piece of history in this unique detached cottage which dates back to the 16th century situated in an enviable position within the rural village of Guston. Church Cottage has been well maintained by the current owners standing in its own spacious plot with a wrap around garden and offers three bedrooms and three reception rooms.

The ground floor accommodation consists of a gorgeous living room with exposed beams and a beautiful inglenook fireplace with a log burner, this leads through into the family snug room or reading room. The dining area has wooden floors and another fireplace and is ideally situated just off the wonderful kitchen/breakfast room with wooden work surfaces and a range oven. There is also a handy utility room and a downstairs shower room. Rising to the first floor there are three double bedrooms all with fitted wardrobes and a family bathroom. The master bedroom is bright and light with the dual aspect windows as well as wooden flooring and exposed beams. The family bathroom has a free-standing bath tub and cupboard space around the wash basin.

Externally the cottage boasts wonderful private gardens which are mostly laid to lawn and boarded by mature hedging and includes a large decked area ideal for entertaining and alfresco dining. The garden consists of trees, shrubs, potted plants and has the original stepping stones used by the old wives from the local church to board their horses. The property also benefits from off street parking for several vehicles and a double garage with a workshop area.

Church Cottage is situated in the village of Guston which is close to St. Margarets-at-Cliffe between Deal and Dover providing easy access to the high speed train at Dover Priory. Access to the M20 and Channel Tunnel terminal is also within easy reach as well as the port of Dover offering ferry links to the continent. The area has a number of highly regarded schools including both the Dover Boys and Girls grammar schools.

Room Sizes
Lounge 4.47m x 4.42m (14'8 x 14'6)
Family Room 4.42m x 2.24m (14'6 x 7'4)
Dining Room 4.42m x 3.28m (14'6 x 10'9)
Kitchen/Breakfast Room 4.42m x 3.73m (14'6 x 12'3)
Utility Room 1.91m x 1.65m (6'3 x 5'5)
Shower Room 2.08m x 1.91m (6'10 x 6'3)
Cellar 3.71m x 2.57m (12'2 x 8'5)
Bedroom 4.42m x 4.01m (14'6 x 13'2)
Bedroom 3.63m x 3.18m (11'11 x 10'5)
Bedroom 2.79m x 2.41m (9'2 x 7'11)
Bathroom 3.73m x 2.03m (12'3 x 6'8)
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Dover Area Guide

Dover – Bluebirds over Who hasn’t heard of the Bluebirds over The White Cliffs of Dover? One of the most famous Second World War songs with lyrics referring to RAF pilots in the Battle of Britain. Dover is a town rife with history. There is a good mix of cafés, restaurants and independent and chain shops. If you’re interested in living in Dover,