House for sale in Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
OVERVIEW This impressive and superbly presented detached Victorian property has been intelligently extended to create a versatile family home, brilliantly combining character with modern practicality with exceptional attention to detail. Located in a quiet country lane, surrounded by Kent countryside on the outskirts of the picturesque village of Plaxtol, yet still within easy reach of both Sevenoaks and Tonbridge town centres. Internally the heart of this family home is the wonderful vaulted kitchen/breakfast/dining room, spanning across the rear of the property with wonderful views across the garden and surrounding fields, an excellent place for entertaining and family life. There are two further reception rooms, a study, utility room and a shower room on the ground floor, whilst upstairs there are five bedrooms, two with en-suites and a further family bathroom. The top floor has been converted to form a master suite, benefiting from an en-suite bathroom, walk-in dressing room and exceptional views to the rear. Outside the home offers ample parking by way of a generous private driveway to the front and side, a recently constructed Sussex barn style open garage and store, a secluded patio area and good sized level lawned area backing out onto open countryside. POSITION Old Soar Road is a quiet country lane, surrounded by Kent countryside on the outskirts of Plaxtol Village where you find a number of small village stores, public house and Plaxtol Primary School. The larger towns of Sevenoaks (8.9 miles) and Tonbridge (5.5 miles) are both a sub-15-minute drive from the property and provide a comprehensive range of shops and restaurants, as well as mainline stations into London. The larger village of Borough Green is just 2.5 miles away and provides further day to day amenities and mainline station to London Victoria. ENTRANCE HALL Entrance hall with beautiful tiled flooring, a large understairs cupboard, front facing double glazed window, radiator, ceiling light, ample space for shoes and coats and door to the reception room and stairs leading to the first floor. RECEPTION ROOM 23' 3" x 19' 1" (7.11m x 5.84m) Triple-aspect, open-plan reception room with parquet flooring, radiator, wall lighting, ample space for freestanding furniture around a granite-based large feature white wood-burner, a corridor leading to utility room, office/study and rear garden, with continued parquet flooring, radiator and additional space for coats and shoes. Large area with parquet flooring, two radiators, understairs storage cupboard, space for freestanding furniture leading to kitchen and sitting room. KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 25' 7" x 14' 2" (7.82m x 4.32m) Impressive open-plan kitchen/breakfast room, with vaulted ceiling and exposed timbers, two Velux windows that fill this room with natural light and a double glazed window overlooking the rear garden with rural views beyond. The exquisite kitchen is equipped with an array of draws, storage cupboards and pantry cupboards, plenty of worktop space, inset ceramic twin bowl sink, integrated dishwasher, space for an American style fridge/freezer, as well as a modern electric Aga there is also an additional built-in electric convection oven, all centred around a breakfast island with further cupboard and food-prep space, parquet flooring, open-plan leading through the dining area. DINING AREA 12' 9" x 10' 0" (3.89m x 3.07m) Vaulted ceiling with twin Velux windows and large french doors opening onto the rear decked area, a large fitted dresser, ample space for a 12-seat dining room table, twin radiators, parquet flooring, wall lights and access to the sitting room. SITTING ROOM 12' 9" x 11' 5" (3.89m x 3.48m) Twin aspect sitting room, with parquet flooring, radiator, granite-based wood burner with oak beam mantlepiece, built in shelving and television unit, wall lights and space for freestanding furniture. STUDY 9' 10" x 8' 9" (3.00m x 2.69m) Continued parquet flooring with built-in bookshelf, storage cupboard, single radiator, led ceiling lights, built-in desk area with overhead shelving and front facing double glazed window. UTILITY ROOM 14' 7" x 6' 11" (4.47m x 2.11m) Twin aspect with parquet flooring, led ceiling lights, large built in-pantry and base units with worktops concealing space for white goods, characterful copper sink with brass taps, door to study. DOWNSTAIRS SHOWER ROOM Low-level flush w/c, radiator, led ceiling lights and extractor fan, pedestal hand basin with mixer tap, shower cubicle with tiled surround and rainfall shower overhead. LANDING Carpeted landing with a radiator and storage cupboard, doors to all first floor rooms and carpeted stairs to master-suite. BEDROOM TWO 12' 4" x 9' 6" (3.78m x 2.92m) Generous double bedroom with carpeted floor, single radiator, front facing double glazed window, built in storage cupboard, shelving and desk area, feature wood-panelled wall and door to ensuite. EN-SUITE Heated towel rail, built-in vanity cabinet with large hand basin and mixer tap, low-level flush w/c, large walk-in shower cubicle with fully tiled surround and power-rainfall shower overhead. Led ceiling lights and side facing double glazed window. BEDROOM THREE 12' 9" x 11' 6" (3.91m x 3.53m) Twin aspect double bedroom with both front and side facing double glazed windows, carpeted floor, built-in storage cupboard, single radiator, ceiling light and ample space for freestanding furniture. BEDROOM FOUR 15' 10" x 10' 2" (4.85m x 3.10m) Double bedroom currently set up for bunk-beds. Offering carpeted flooring, large built in storage cupboard, rear facing double glazed window, radiator and ceiling light with space for freestanding furniture also. BEDROOM FIVE 12' 9" x 8' 5" (3.89m x 2.57m) Carpeted floor, over stairs built in single bed with shelving, an additional storage cupboard, single radiator, single overhead light, space for freestanding furniture. FAMILY BATHROOM Underfloor heating, large oval bathtub with floor-standing mixer tap and shower attachment. Large pedestal hand basin with mixer tap, separate shower cubicle with tiled surround and power shower overhead. Traditional style pull-chain-cistern w/c, large heated towel rail, led ceiling lights and rear facing double glazed window. MASTER SUITE 15' 5" x 13' 1" (4.72m x 4.01m) Beautifully decorated master suite, comprising an open landing with carpeted floor, storage cupboard and rear facing Velux window, generous double-aspect master bedroom with carpeted flooring, three radiators, led ceiling lights, eave storage, loft access and space for freestanding furniture. The en-suite has a rear facing double glazed window, over-stairs seating area and ornate oval window, large bathtub with shower over, vanity cabinet with tiled surface, hand-basin and mixer tap. There is also a heated towel rail, low-level flush w/c and ceiling spotlights. The dressing room has carpeted flooring, ceiling spotlights and a radiator, with a rear facing Velux window and built-in storage cupboards with space for freestanding furniture. OUTSIDE The property is approached down a quiet country lane, with a pretty and well maintained front garden with a lawn area flanked by established trees, plants and shrubs, parking for several cars and dual side access leading to additional parking and detached Sussex barn style open garage and adjoining office/store space. To the rear the property has a large well maintained decked patio area, shielded with privacy fencing to one side, leading to the main lawn area, with post and rail fencing backing onto open fields and grazing land. Privacy fencing and a rectangular laurel hedge separate this area of the garden from the hard standing parking area. 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