A highly impressive three-bedroom ground-floor apartment forming a portion of this prestigious mansion house within North Frith Park, an exclusive private estate on the outskirts of Tonbridge within parkland grounds approaching 65 acres.
Built in 1889 by the local architect George Friend for Thomas Boyd, the “bacon king” of Chicago, the Grade II listed North Frith House was converted in 2001 by Berkeley Homes. Forming a substantial part of the ground floor of the original house, benefiting from its own private front entrance and rear access onto the stunning park-like grounds that surround the property. As well as a dedicated parking space, the property also benefits from a private garage in a mews-style courtyard.
The front door opens into the L-shaped entrance hall which provides access to all bedrooms and the main reception room as well as two storage cupboards suitable for coats and shoes.The drawing room is of grand proportions and high ceilings with spectacular views over the gardens and down towards the lakes. French doors open out onto a Victorian carved timber porch leading to an exclusive outside space for table and chairs. The kitchen / dining room has a tiled floor and is beautifully appointed with a range of wall and base units, ample worktop space, a range-style gas oven and a selection of integrated appliances. A large window to the front fills this room with natural light with space for a dining table.
The principal suite offers room for a king-sized bed, views across the front, built-in wardrobes and a luxuriously appointed ensuite shower room.Further accommodation consists of a guest bedroom with its own ensuite bathroom, a third bedroom / study with wonderful views across to the rear and a further separate bathroom.
Gardens and grounds
Externally the private seating area which is accessed from the patio doors in the drawing room enjoys a south-west aspect and provides a tranquil area in which to relax and enjoy the views across the immaculate gardens and lakes. The property is approached by a tree-lined drive which provides access to the residents' and visitors' parking, front of the property and garage block. There are beautifully maintained lawns, gardens, walkways, grounds and lakes, in all approaching 65 acres for the use and enjoyment of the residents at North Frith Park.
Tenure: Leasehold, remainder of a 999 year lease from 2001, with a share of the freehold.
Tonbridge Town Centre 2.7 miles, Tonbridge Station 2.9 miles, Tunbridge Wells 7.6 miles, Sevenoaks 8.5 miles, London 33.7 miles, (all distances approximate)
North Frith Park is an exclusive private estate on the outskirts of Tonbridge within parkland grounds approaching 65 acres. Tonbridge is a vibrant market town of Norman origins offering comprehensive shopping including Waitrose and a selection of other High Street brands. There are an array of leisure facilities including Tonbridge Leisure Centre, The Angel Centre, Carroty Wood and Tonbridge Park. Golf is available at Poult Wood, Nizels and Hever Golf Clubs. The property also offers convenient access to the town's renowned schools including Tonbridge School, the Schools at Somerhill, Hilden Oaks, Hilden Grange and the excellent state grammar and primary schools. Tonbridge mainline station offers direct services to London Bridge, London Cannon Street and London Charing Cross.The A21 at Tonbridge is some 3 miles away and connects to the north at the M25 orbital which in turn provides access to the wider motorway network, London, Gatwick and Heathrow airports, and Ebbsfleet International