A modern two bedroom semi detached house in the heart of this charming village. Close to the Green the primary school it offers sitting room, kitchen with induction hob / oven, integral fridge and washing machine, 2 bedrooms, 2 x bathrooms one with shower, (one en-suite) garden, garage and off street parking.
Utilities: Mains electricity, mains gas, mains water
NO TENANT FEES
Stable Cottage is located close to the village of Benenden and within the High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village provides a butcher, shop and post office and The Bull Inn & Restaurant. There is also a public footpath nearby which gives access to miles of walks across open countryside passing by several well regarded local hostelries. The market towns of Cranbrook and Tenterden offer a good selection of shops, restaurants and facilities and Tunbridge Wells provides comprehensive amenities.
Various golf courses in the area include Chart Hills at Biddenden and Hemstead Forest Golf Club at Cranbrook. Leisure facilities can be found at The Weald Sports Centre, Cranbrook and Tenterden Leisure Centre. Cycling, walking, running, riding and cultural events are on hand at Bedgebury and Hemsted Forests.
There are numerous excellent schools within the area, including Benenden Primary School, Benenden Girls School and Dulwich Preparatory at Cranbrook, plus Saint Ronan’s and Marlborough House at Hawkhurst. The property also falls within the highly regarded Cranbrook School catchment area.
Headcorn and Staplehurst stations offer rail services to London Bridge, Charing Cross and Canon Street from under an hour. Ashford International operates services to St Pancras with journey times from about 37 minutes and also to the continent. The A21 gives access to the M25, Gatwick and Heathrow Airports and the city.
Tenant Fees - From 1st June 2019
Holding Deposit (per tenancy) - One week’s rent.
This is to reserve a property. Please Note: This will be withheld if any
relevant person (including any guarantors(s)) withdraw from the tenancy, fail a Right to-
Rent check, provide false or misleading information, or fail to take all reasonable
steps to enter into a tenancy agreement (and / or Deed of Guarantee) within 15
calendar days of the holding deposit being received (or other Deadline for Agreement
as mutually agreed in writing).
Security Deposit (per tenancy. Rent under £50,000 per year)
Five weeks’ rent. This covers damages or defaults on the part of the tenant during the
Security Deposit (per tenancy. Rent of £50,000 or over per year)
Six weeks’ rent. This covers damages or defaults on the part of the tenant during the
Interest at 3% above the Bank of England Base Rate from Rent Due Date until paid in
order to pursue non-payment of rent. Please Note: This will not be levied until the
rent is more than 14 days in arrears.
Tenants are liable for the actual cost of replacing any lost key(s) or other security
device(s). If the loss results in locks needing to be changed, the actual cost of a
locksmith, new lock and replacement keys for the tenant, landlord and any other
persons requiring keys will be charged to the tenant. If extra costs are incurred there
will be a charge of £15 per hour (inc. VAT) for the time taken replacing lost key(s) or
other security device(s).
Variation of Contract (Tenant’s Request)
£50 (Inc. VAT) per agreed variation. To cover the costs associated with taking landlord’s
instructions as well as the preparation and execution of new legal documents.
Change of Sharer (Tenant’s Request)
£50 (inc. VAT) per replacement tenant or any reasonable costs incurred if higher. To
cover the costs associated with taking landlord’s instructions, new tenant referencing
and Right-to-Rent checks, deposit registration as well as the preparation and execution
of new legal documents.
Early Termination (Tenant’s Request)
Should the tenant wish to terminate their contract before the end of the fixed term,
they shall be liable for the landlord’s cost in re-letting the property as well as all rent
due under the tenancy until start date of the replacement tenancy. These costs will be
no more than the maximum amount of rent outstanding on the tenancy.
Client Money Protection is provided by Propertymark. Redress through The Property Ombudsmen Scheme.