6 bedroom detached house for sale

Beesfield Lane, Farningham, Dartford, DA4

Guide Price £1,275,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Substantial country house over 4,000sq.ft
  • Sevenoaks 8.9 miles
  • versatile accommodation
  • superb landscaped gardens
  • country views
  • about 1 acre

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Substantial country house of over 4,000sq.ft set within delightful landscaped gardens and grounds amounting to about 1 acre

Location

Beesfield Farm is situated in a conservation area of outstanding
natural beauty on the outskirts of the picturesque village of
Farningham with local shops, Church and Inns.
• Comprehensive Shopping: Swanley and Sevenoaks offering
supermarkets and high street shops. Bluewater Shopping
Centre near Dartford.
• Mainline Rail Services: Swanley, Eynsford and Farningham
Road stations (London Victoria ). Sevenoaks (London
Bridge/Cannon Street/Charing Cross).
• Primary Schools: Anthony Roper in Eynsford, Shoreham and
Otford.
• Grammar Schools: Dartford Grammar School, Dartford
Grammar School for Girls, Judd, Tonbridge Grammar
School, Tunbridge Wells Girls Grammar and Tunbridge Well
Grammar School for Boys.
• Private Schools: St Michaels & Russell House Preparatory
Schools in Otford. Sevenoaks School, Tonbridge School,
Walthamstow Hall and a number of other private prep and
senior schools.
• Leisure Facilities: Golf in Eynsford, Shoreham, Otford and
Sevenoaks (Wildernesse and Knole Park). Leisure centres in
Fawkham, Sevenoaks, Hildenborough and Tonbridge. Bridle
paths and walks are abundant in the area.
• Connections: The M25 junction 3 (Swanley) provides access
to London and the Suburbs, Dartford Tunnel, Gatwick,
Stanstead and Heathrow airports. Ebbsfleet rail terminal is
approximately 7 miles distant and provides a high speed link to
the Channel Tunnel and London.

Description

Beesfield Farm is a charming Grade II listed property dating from
the 18th century with a later Victorian addition forming an elegant front elevation. The property has well proportioned reception rooms providing both formal and informal living. The versatile accommodation is arranged over two floors and has a wine cellar. Of particular note is the well manicured landscaped gardens which provide an attractive backdrop to the house, there are also far reaching views over the surrounding countryside.
• The principal reception rooms sit to the front of the house and
are both double aspect with elegant bay windows. The drawing
room has French doors to the side, and an attractive fireplace
with fitted display shelves and cupboards to either side. The
sitting room also has a fireplace with a wood burning stove,
and a charming corner display cupboard.
• The kitchen/breakfast room is fitted with a comprehensive
range of wall and base units by Smallbone, with granite work
surfaces incorporating a double sink. There is a good sized
larder and crockery cupboard. Appliances include an Aga
Masterchef, dishwasher and space for a fridge/freezer.
• The adjacent utility room has a butler sink, space for
appliances, a door to the rear garden and leads to a cloakroom.
• The cellar provides a useful storage for wine.
• Stairs rise to the split level landing with a roof light featuring a
bespoke etched glass pane.
• On the lower landing are three well proportioned bedrooms
with fitted wardrobes, exposed timbers and attractive views to
the rear or side. Theses rooms are all served by well appointed
bath or shower rooms.
• On the upper landing are two further bedrooms with far
reaching views to the front. One is served by a Jack and Jill
shower room and the second has a wash basin set within a
cupboard.
• Accessed via a secondary staircase leads to a ground floor
bedroom, a wet room, sauna and access to the rear garden.
This area could be utilized as a nanny's flat or annexe.
• The house is approached via electrically operated gates over a
drive which culminates in a parking area and leads to a tandem
garage with a workshop to the rear.
• The attractive and established gardens are a real feature to the house with manicured lawns and clipped hedges, topiary and
well stocked beds and borders.
• To the side and rear of the property are formal gardens
comprising knot gardens, wooden arbours, paved paths, a
pond and a generous terrace with inset lighting and providing
an ideal area for al fresco entertaining. Beech hedges divide
this area with a further lawned garden where a potting shed is
located. Opposite the front of the house is a picket fence
enclosing a natural pond and area of orchard. The total area
amounts to about an acre.

Square Footage: 4,145 sq ft
Acreage: 1 Acres

Directions

From Sevenoaks take the A225 north towards Otford and
Eynsford. Upon approaching Farningham turn right into
Beesfield Lane (situated opposite the turning for Farningham
High Street). After about 0.4 of a mile Beesfield Farm will be
found on the left hand side.

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Added on Rightmove:
11 April 2016

Nearest stations

  • Eynsford (1.4 mi)
  • Farningham Road (2.0 mi)
  • Farningham Road (2.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Nearest stations

  • Eynsford (1.4 mi)
  • Farningham Road (2.0 mi)
  • Farningham Road (2.0 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Savills, Sevenoaks

74 High Street, Sevenoaks, TN13 1JR

01732 677043 Local call rate

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