Overview *chain free* An impressive six bedroom detached period home perched in an elevated position in Farley Common overlooking the market town of Westerham. Originally built in 1905, the property has been recently refurbished to a high standard and benefits from a detached triple garage and a detached triple stable block. The home maintains many of its original, bespoke features including its stained-glass windows, fire places, covings and its high ceiling space. This stunning house is available for immediate viewing, call us now, we are *Open 8am - 8pm 7 Days a Week*
situation The property is situated at the foot of a private driveway nestled amid mature woodland in Farley Common overlooking Westerham.
Westerham enjoys a good range of shopping facilities, antique shops and excellent restaurants, bars and pubs. The larger towns of Oxted and Sevenoaks are approximately 3 and 5 miles distant both providing mainline rail services: Oxted into London Victoria and London Bridge. Sevenoaks into Charing Cross/Cannon Street. The M25 is easily accessed nearby at junction 6 approximalty 5 miles distant. Gatwick Airport can be reached in 25 minutes from the property.
The area is well served for schooling with primary schools available nearby in Westerham, Brasted and Limpsfield. There are a host of schools locally for secondary education with Oxted, Judd Boys Grammar, Weald of Kent, Tonbridge Girls Grammar in Tonbridge and Knole Academy in the public sector. There are excellent private schools in Sevenoaks and Tonbridge along with Hazlewood prep school in Oxted and Radnor House School in Sundridge.
Entrance hall The porch features an original period entrance door leading to a spacious hallway with original tiled flooring and wood wall panelling. This space also features two cast iron radiators, authentic double stained-glass windows, a carpeted staircase leading up to the first floor and doors leading into the cloakroom, cellar and reception rooms.
Cloakroom A handy downstairs cloakroom with a low level flush W/C, carpeted flooring, a frosted window, a hand basin and an extractor fan.
Kitchen/breakfast room 28' 6" x 14' 8" (8.69m x 4.47m) The kitchen/diner has a range of base and wall units with black granite worktops, a six ring induction hob with an electric hood, integrated electric oven and separate grill, a Butler sink, twin aspect double glazed windows, an integrated fridge/freezer, a cast iron radiator, engineered parquet flooring, LED spotlights, a door leading into the lean-to, space for a large dining table and chair set, a twin oven Aga, an integrated dishwasher, high level lighting to the coving and double doors opening rearward out onto the patio.
Lean to/utility A useful space with tiled flooring, a counter with space for white goods, an external door opening out onto the driveway, a bulter sink with storage cupboards underneath, a heated towel rail and an extractor fan.
Dining room 17' 10" x 13' 10" (5.44m x 4.22m) The playroom has original restored parquet flooring, coving to the ceiling, an ornate light surround, an authentic rear facing double stained-glass window and a cast iron radiator.
Reception room 26' 3" x 14' 3" (8m x 4.34m) The reception room has original hardwood flooring, coving to the ceiling, original twin aspect double glazed windows with feature stained glass to the top, a feature fireplace, an ornate light surround, two cast iron radiators and doors leading into the study and the conservatory.
Conservatory 14' 2" x 11' 5" (4.32m x 3.48m) The conservatory provides a panoramic view of the garden and has three external doors and tiled flooring.
Study 12' 9" x 9' 9" (3.89m x 2.97m) The study has carpeted flooring, twin aspect double glazed windows, a feature fireplace and a cast iron radiator.
First floor The turning stairs split to the right towards the dressing room and continue up to the landing which has carpeted flooring, Doors to the Master suite, bedroom one, bedroom two and the family bathroom. This space features a stained-glass window, high skirting boards and another double-glazed wood framed window allowing natural light. In addition, there is a cast iron radiator and stairs that lead to the second floor.
Master suite 18' 3" x 14' 3" (5.56m x 4.34m) The master suite is a fantastic size and has carpeted flooring, a feature iron fireplace, original coving and high skirting boards, a large wooden framed double glazed window and a door leading into the en-suite bathroom.
The dressing room is accessed via the landing or from the En-suite bathroom to the master suite. There is carpeted flooring and extensive range of wardrobes and drawers, LED downlighters, three wood framed double glazed windows and a cast iron radiator.
The En-suite bathroom has an attractive white suite and has a low level W/C, a bidet, twin his and hers wall mounted wash basins, an enclose curved glass shower cubicle with rain head and wall inset controls, two wooden framed double glazed windows, LED down lighters, chrome heated towel rail, an inset speaker in the ceiling and has a tiled floor and fully tiled walls.
Bedroom two 18' 11" x 15' 4" (5.77m x 4.67m) A great sized, dual aspect, double bedroom with carpeted flooring, a cast iron radiator, and a second radiator with seating area covering, original coving and high skirting boards, two wooden framed double glazed windows with one being an impressive bay with views over the gardens and Westerham.
Bedroom three 13' 7" x 10' 5" (4.14m x 3.18m) Another dual aspect double bedroom with carpeted flooring, two wooden framed double glazed windows, a cast iron radiator and original coving with high skirting boards.
Family bathroom The family bathroom has a white suite which has a low level, push button, W/C, a panel enclosed bath with Victorian style mixer taps and rain head shower with wall inset controls and separate hand shower attachment, high ceiling space, twin wall mounted his and hers wash basin with matching mixer taps, LED down lighters, a chrome heated towel rail, tiled flooring and walls and a wooden framed double glazed window with views over Westerham.
Second floor The turning stairs lead to the second floor landing, part way up the stair well there is a deep storage cupboard. The landing has a wooden framed double glazed window, carpeted flooring, a second eaves storage cupboard, and door to bedrooms doors leading to bedroom four, five and six.
Bedroom four 18' 10" x 14' 7" (5.74m x 4.44m) Currently being used as a top floor lounge area this double room has carpeted flooring, a storage cupboard, a loft access panel sratching over three bedrooms, original duel cast iron radiator and wooden framed double-glazed doors that open onto a Juliet balcony and has stunning views over Westerham.
Bedroom five 16' 1" x 10' 5" (4.9m x 3.18m) A double bedroom with carpeted flooring, a Victorian style radiator, a wooden framed double glazed window and a built in storage unit.
Second bathroom A grand bathroom complete with roll top free standing bath with Victorian style chrome mixer taps and shower attachment that sits in front of large wooden framed double glazed window that open to a Juliet balcony. The is a low level push button W/C, space and power to supply for a sauna, a wall mounted wash hand basin with mixer taps, and enclosed shower unit with wet room floor and rain head shower and wall inset controls with additional hand held shower attachment, fully tiled walls and flooring, inset ceiling speaker and LED downlighters.
Bedroom six 15' 4" x 12' 1" (4.67m x 3.68m) A double bedroom with carpeted flooring, a Victorian style radiator, wooden framed double glazed window and a range of built in storage units.
detached stable block The detached old stable block comprises three bays, a store room, a pitched tile hung roof.
Detached triple garage The detached triple garage block has three bays each with an up-and-over door.
Garden and grounds The house is approached via a gated gravel driveway that offers access to the main house and the outbuildings. There is a large, level lawn that runs around two sides of the house and is bordered with mature hedges and trees giving maximum privacy. There are two sheds, a large terrace patio with steps leading down to the lawn, planted beds, shrubs and trees. There is also a walled, hidden vegetable patch with raised beds and an old greenhouse. The summerhouse is located to the rear of the plot and provides further garden storage.
Services Council Tax Band: H.
Sevenoaks District Council.
platform property note Our clients initially purchased the property when it was split into four apartments. They have undergone an extensive refurbishment process with all wiring, plumbing and works carried out recently. We highly recommend viewing the property to appreciate the scope of the works and the quality of the finish.
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