6 bedroom detached house for sale

Forest Ridge, Keston Park

£2,999,900

Property Description

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A PROPERTY WITH SEPARATE COTTAGE. Forest House occupies a favourable position in the heart of the much sought after Keston Park private estate. The property which sits on a plot approaching 1.1 acres has been extended in recent times and offers unique space in a prime location. The accommodation which provides a good size six bedroom family house has excellent reception space with bi-folding doors providing open plan living in a character 1920s property. In addition to four separate reception areas the property has an open plan kitchen/breakfast room with bespoke fitted kitchen, family room and orangery areas.
The property has separate accommodation in the cottage which houses a triple garage and a separate self-contained apartment including a beautifully fitted kitchen, living room, bedroom and en suite. The grounds are mainly laid to lawn, secluded and benefitting from heated and filtered swimming pool, all weather tennis court in a plot extending to approx. 1.1 acres. Rarely do these properties become available. Keston Park is a sought after private estate within the M25, approximately three miles south of Bromley. The property is close to the popular Keston Ponds with its conservation woodland and walks. An early viewing is recommended.


Covered Entrance Porch 
Door leading to:

Entrance Hall 
Reception hall with porcelain floor, bespoke turned oak staircase with galleried landing, radiator set into cabinet, low voltage lighting, double glazed windows to front, door to:

Cloakroom 
Low level WC, antique French pedestal basin with mixer tap, tiled floor, double glazed windows to front with shutters, built-in cloaks cupboard, wall light point, low voltage lighting.

Drawing Room 
Contemporary inglenook recess with limestone surround, inset coal effect gas fire, granite hearth, built-in cabinets, mirrors, triple aspect double glazed windows to front, side and rear, radiator set into cabinet, low voltage lighting, parquet floor, inset TV recess with surround sound, double glazed windows and doors providing access to gardens to rear.

Dining Room 
Large reception space with porcelain tiled floor, triple aspect with double glazed windows to side, bi-folding double glazed doors providing access to terrace and gardens at rear. This room has floor to ceiling glazing and oak bi-folding doors providing a very bright and open reception area.

Kitchen 
Large family sized living area divided into three spaces, the first being:

Kitchen Area 
Bespoke cabinets by MMW of Bromley with hand painted wall and base cabinets, some feature American walnut cabinets, stone work surfaces with inset sink unit, mixer tap and waste disposal, gas fired Aga with two ovens and two conventional ovens, four ring gas burner, extractor fan, integrated microwave oven, integrated coffee machine, central island with breakfasting bar, second under sink with mixer tap, separate rinse aid and waste disposal, granite top, low voltage lighting, double glazed window to front and side, a further dresser with inset American style fridge/freezer, porcelain tiled floor, ceiling speakers.

Family Room 
Porcelain tiled floor, wall mounted TV, ceiling speakers, low voltage lighting, dimmer switch, double glazed bi-fold doors to garden, open to:

Orangery 
Porcelain tiled floor, radiator, double glazed windows to side, double glazed windows and double doors to rear, double glazed lantern, ceiling low voltage lighting, underfloor heating, door to:

Utility Room 
Continuation of MMW hand built furniture, granite work surface areas, single sink drainer sink unit with mixer tap, plumbed for washing machine, cupboard housing Potterton boiler for central heating, double glazed doors to rear and front.

Landing 
Double glazed windows to front with shutters, radiators, entry phone system, access to loft area with ladder, large walk-in airing cupboard with hot water tank, second cupboard housing hot water tank.

Master Suite 
Accessed via dressing lobby with walk-in dressing closet with hanging space, shelving, low voltage area. Bedroom Area: Dual aspect with double glazed windows to front, side with shutters, radiator in cabinets, low voltage lighting, door to:

Bedroom Two 
Range of built-in wardrobes, radiator in cabinet, double glazed windows to rear, low voltage lighting, door to:

Bedroom Three 
Double glazed windows to rear and side, low voltage lighting, radiator, door to:

Bedroom Four 
Double glazed windows to front and side, laminate floor, low voltage lighting, radiator in cabinet, walk-in wardrobe, door to built-in shelved storage cupboard.

Bedroom Five 
Double glazed windows to front and side, low voltage lighting, radiator, door to:

Family Bathroom 
Contemporary suite comprising: enclosed panel bath, wall mounted controls, hand held shower attachment, wall mounted wash hand basin with mixer tap, shower enclosure, low level WC with concealed cistern, Velux window, tiling to walls and floor, chrome heated towel rail, low voltage lighting.

Second Floor 
Oak staircase, double glazed Velux windows to side.

Bedroom Six 
Feature double glazed window to rear, vaulted ceiling, access to eaves cupboards, door to:

En Suite Bathroom 
White suite comprising; panel bath, wall mounted mixer and hand held shower attachment, low level WC with concealed cistern, wash hand basin set into wash stand, mosaic tiling, ceramic tiling to walls and floor, extractor fan, low voltage lighting, heated towel rail.

Study 
Laminate floor, access to eaves storage cupboards, radiator, Velux window.

The Cottage 
A separate unit/granny annexe with door and double glazed windows to side providing access to:

Living Area 
Laminate floor, radiator, low voltage lighting, double glazed doors and windows providing access to small courtyard garden, range of bespoke maple cabinets with granite work surface area, electric hob, electric fan assisted oven, stainless steel sink unit with mixer tap and waste disposal, double glazed window to front and to side, door to cupboard with plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer, door to:

Bedroom 
Laminate floor, double glazed windows to rear and side, double radiator, low voltage lighting, dimmer switch, door to:

En Suite Shower Room 
Shower enclosure, shower fitting, low level WC, wash hand basin with mixer tap, heated towel rail, low voltage lighting, ceramic tiling to walls and floor, double glazed windows and door providing views and access to garden.

Attached Triple Garage 
One double and one single remote up and over door, light and power, access to loft area, double glazed windows and doors providing access to garden at rear.

Outside 
The grounds extend to approx 1.1 acres, mainly laid to lawn with flower, shrub and herbaceous borders, large Yorkstone and brick terrace surrounds a filtered and heated swimming pool with electronic controlled cover, the property is beautifully landscaped with meandering footpaths, external lighting, areas leading to an all weather floodlit tennis court with gravel seating area, shed housing boiler and filtration unit for swimming pool, double gates with access to beech dowel, cold water tap, external power.

Tennis Ct 

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
20 July 2012

Nearest stations

  • Hayes (1.8 mi)
  • Orpington (2.0 mi)
  • Petts Wood (2.1 mi)
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Alan de Maid, Locksbottom

9 Princess Parade Crofton Road Orpington BR6 8NP

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Alan de Maid, Locksbottom

9 Princess Parade Crofton Road Orpington BR6 8NP

01689 499706 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Hayes (1.8 mi)
  • Orpington (2.0 mi)
  • Petts Wood (2.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Alan de Maid, Locksbottom

9 Princess Parade Crofton Road Orpington BR6 8NP

01689 499706 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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