Oak Barn Farmhouse (8 miles from course)
An excellent, newly built house in immaculate condition quietly set on the edge of Preston which retains a pub (the Half Moon & Seven Stars), a village stores, an excellent butcher, riding centre and garden centre whilst Wingham, 2 miles away has The Dog Inn, an award-winning gastro restaurant, further stores, a garage and dentist’s surgery. In nearby Ickham is The Tor Spa, www.torsparetreat.com
A short journey via country lanes links up with the A257 Canterbury-Sandwich road at Ash providing fast access to the course.
Canterbury offers all the amenities associated with a major provincial city including an extensive shopping centre, the Marlowe & Gulbenkian theatres, together with a hospital and other services.
Preston is served daily by a local bus service, whilst from Canterbury East and West mainline stations there are connections to the high-speed train service at Ashford, the travel time to London’s St Pancras being just 56 minutes.
Set well back from the village lane, an excellent modern house.
On the ground floor there is a spacious, vaulted entrance hall with cloakroom. To the left is a delightful sitting room with sofas, fireplace with woodburner and smart TV. To the rear is a very good sized dining room with table and chairs for 8 with sliding doors to the terrace and rear garden, ideal for entertaining.
To the right is a large, beautifully equipped kitchen/breakfast room with 6-ring hob, 2 oven Rangemaster, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. To the side is a utility room with washing machine, separate dryer and sink.
On the first floor there is a double bedroom with Kingsize bed and ensuite shower room, a second double bedroom – 5’ bed – with ensuite shower room, a family bathroom with slipper bath and shower attachment, and a further double/twin bedroom.
To the front is extensive off street parking on a private driveway, whilst to the rear is a paved terrace, sitting area table and chairs for 8, and barbecue. In addition there is an excellent, enclosed and secure lawned garden.