Live the rural dream in this magnificent Grade ll listed country house in Kent, set within some three acres of beautifully landscaped gardens and grounds and all within commuting distance of central London 

Built in 1854, Mountfield House’s finely detailed architecture, Gothic style and distinctive stone exterior are perfectly matched by an elegant interior with high ceilings, ornate decorative cornicing, original stone fireplaces and tall mullioned bay windows.

With eight bedrooms, five reception rooms, a total of almost 7,500sq ft of accommodation, plus an outdoor swimming pool and tennis court, this grand and imposing Victorian country house enjoys an elevated position and panoramic vies of the surrounding countryside.

The kitchen/breakfast room has been fitted with a range of bespoke, traditionally styled wall and floor units with black granite and wood-block work surfaces, integrated appliances and an Aga.

On the first floor, an elegant galleried landing leads to four vast bedrooms and a family bathroom. The master suite is has outstanding views, a dressing room and en suite bathroom with freestanding bath, walk-through shower enclosure and marble wall and floor tiling. The second floor has a further four bedrooms, one en suite, and a bathroom.

Mountfield House is on the edge of Hernhill, a charming village just three miles from the historic market town of Faversham, which offers a high-speed rail link to London St Pancras in just over one hour.

On the market for £1,999,995 with Foundation Property. For details call 01227 752 617

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