It has many attractive stone houses and cottages in addition to those of thatch and half timber
The family bathroom is very attractive with half timber
panelling to the walls, exposed beam ceiling and white suite with rolltop bath on clawed feet.
They took their workbags, old army gas mask valises, off the nails they had hung them on and sat down on an old six and a half timber
Outside the house is a detached brick and half timber
garage block providing three garages and with a clock tower in the roof.
Ravenscroft, reached via a private drive shared by just three other properties, was built in 1923 and while it has recently undergone extensive renovation still retains its flapper charm, with French windows looking out from a half timber
The oak half timber
work screams style and the long drive and 13 acres or rolling parkland with its own wildlife pool and attractive woodlands add to the feel of country wealth and comfort.
Notable architectural features on the outside include Flemish bond brick elevations under pitched tiled roofs, projecting gable ends with half timber
detailing and a central loggia with ?
The cavernous brick and half timber
outbuildings were; granted outline planning permission to be turned into holiday accomodation in 1990,; but the consent has now lapsed.
The Grade II listed building has obvious historical appeal, its half timber
and brick elevations a testament to centuries of developing use.
The house still retains a lot of its original character including half timber
features, two projecting gabled ends including one with an enclosed balcony.
Kent vernacular architecture greatly influenced the design, which incorporates half timber
boarding, wide eaves and picturesque and highly steeped gables," he added.
Among the outbuidings on this large farm - though still part of the principal black and white half timber
structure - is the original cider house complete with the cider mill and press.