This Grade II-listed cottage is in the heart of Eynsford, which is just outside Dartford and 40 minutes from Victoria by train. The house, dating from the 18th century, has plenty of period features such as beams, an exposed brick fireplace and arched door frames. There are five bedrooms, three reception rooms, off street parking, a large garden and a heated outdoor pool.
Contact: Savills Sevenoaks on 01732 789700, www.savills.co.uk
THE STREET, SHORNE, GRAVESEND, KENT, DA12 3EA
If you’re looking for stylish living in village surroundings but within reach of London, this four bedroom property is ideal. It is close to Ebbsfleet International and commuters can get to Victoria in about 45 minutes. It is one of the oldest buildings in this historic village but manages to combine high-spec appliances with period features. The garden is well stocked and the house comes with both a garage and off-street parking.
Contact: Strutt & Parker Canterbury on 01227 451123,
DARANT HULME, SHACKLANDS ROAD, SHOREHAM,
Part of this Victorian Gothic house is up for sale – the house was divided into two after the Second World War – and includes five bedrooms, a study, a sun room and a cellar. It’s close to Ebbsfleet, which means you can enjoy Kentish country life while living less than 20 minutes from St Pancras by high-speed rail.
Contact: Strutt & Parker Sevenoaks on 01732 459900,
BROOMFIELD LODGE, COMMON LANE,
wilmington, DA2 7BA
This four-bedroom detached house is situated in a residential area in the outskirts of Dartford. With no onward chain, the property is ideal for buyers looking to move quickly. All four bedrooms are doubles. There are two reception rooms and a fitted kitchen. There is also a conservatory, which looks out onto the 40 metre rear garden. There is off-street parking for two vehicles.
Contact: Your Move on 01322 287287, www.your-move.co.uk