Property Info

A beautiful newly restored 6 bedroom Grade II listed property located in an area of outstanding natural beauty. The property has far reaching views of open country side and London can be seen on a clear day. It is set in the grounds of a 16th century farmhouse in an unspoilt rural location on the North Downs.

The entrance porch leads into an open plan family room with sliding folding doors to the courtyard garden, solid oak floors and a working fireplace. This is open to the breakfast room which also has sliding folding doors to the courtyard and a natural slate floor extending through to the kitchen. The very large stylish kitchen has white units, black granite work surfaces, a large central island and integrated dishwasher, microwave, range cooker and American style fridge freezer. There is also a soft water system and filtered drinking water on tap. The kitchen is open to the dining room which is a lovely bright room with oak flooring, original beams, inglenook fireplace and French doors to a small courtyard. The large sitting room (approximately 6 metres square) has beige fitted carpets and an inglenook fireplace and views over the surrounding countryside. Through this room is a utility room/gym with a laundry sink and washing machine and there is access to the large single garage/workshop . There is also a downstairs cloakroom and coat cupboard.

On the first floor there are two double bedroom suites. One has a dressing area with lots of built in cupboards and a beautiful ensuite bathroom with separate bath and shower cubicle. The second large double bedroom has fitted cupboards and stylish ensuite bathroom with twin basins and a shower cubicle. The third bedroom has fitted cupboards and an ensuite shower room. There are two single bedrooms with fitted cupboards and a study/bedroom 6. There is also a family bathroom with a shower over the bath. All the showers are high pressure.

Outside the garden to the front of the house is mainly laid to lawn with access to an eight acre wood, there is a pretty courtyard garden outside the breakfast room and a smaller courtyard outside the dining room. There is also a detached double garage at the bottom of the drive. The property has oil fired central heating with underfloor heating in the kitchen and breakfast room.

The property is a short drive from Orpington station with fast trains to London Charing Cross and Victoria. Sevenoaks, Knockholt and Chelsfield stations are also close by. Westerham is just under a mile away and has a good selection of shops, cafes, restaurants and pubs. Sevenoaks and Bromley are approximately 10 miles and offer a larger selection of shops and amenities. Bluewater shopping centre is about 20 minutes drive away. Excellent motor way access with the M25 motorway only a ten minute drive away.

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