5 bedroom equestrian facility for sale

Buckhurst Road, Westerham, Kent, TN16

Guide Price £1,895,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Spacious family house
  • detached annexe
  • 3 miles from Westerham
  • 5 bedrooms, 3 reception rooms
  • established gardens
  • paddock and outbuilding
  • 16 acres
  • EPC Rating = G

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Versatile and spacious ranch-style family home with a detached annexe, set within established gardens and grounds offering equestrian potential and southerly rural views

Location

Silver Beech Farm is situated in a semi-rural location 3 miles from the centre of the popular and historic market town of Westerham which has a pretty village green, period properties, good range of shopping facilities, antique shops and excellent restaurants.
• Comprehensive Shopping: Sevenoaks, Orpington, Bromley and
Bluewater in Dartford.
• Mainline Rail Services: Sevenoaks, Bromley, Orpington, Oxted or Woldingham station to London Bridge and Charing Cross.
• Primary Schools: Tatsfield and Knockholt. Churchill in Westerham and Coombe Bank in Sundridge.
• Grammar/State Schools: Oxted Country, Tonbridge & Tunbridge Wells.
• Private Schools: Sevenoaks, Tonbridge and Walthamstow Hall
Secondary Schools. Sevenoaks, Solefields and New Beacon
Preparatory Schools in Sevenoaks. St Michaels & Russell House
Preparatory Schools in Otford. Combe Bank School in Sundridge.
• Sporting Facilities: Various local Golf clubs. Sevenoaks sports and leisure centre. Hockey, Football and Rugby in the Vine area of Sevenoaks.
• Communications: The M25 motorway is accessible at both junctions 4 and 5, providing access to the national motorway network.

Description

Silver Beech Farm is a spacious family home offering versatile and well proportioned accommodation arranged over two floors. Features include an impressive vaulted drawing room, exposed ceiling timbers, wooden and tiled flooring and under floor heating to the bathrooms. Of particular note are the attractive views over the gardens, grounds and countryside beyond. Also of note is the beautifully presented, detached one-bedroom annexe providing additional high specification accommodation, and a sizeable barn/outbuilding.

• The principal reception rooms provide generous, well-proportioned areas for formal entertaining. The impressive vaulted drawing room is double aspect and has two pairs of doors opening to the rear terrace. There are exposed timbers and a feature brick fireplace together with an impressive oak bar to one end fitted with cupboards, wine racks, sandstone work top and splashback, sink, pull-out chopping board and space for a wine fridge. The dining room has direct access to the rear
terrace and a central fireplace housing a double sided wood burning stove with an oak mantel above.
• The hardwood-framed conservatory is fitted with attractive ceiling and window blinds, two 'sail' ceiling fans, air-conditioning units and limestone flooring and sills. Double doors open to the rear terrace; the room is also open to the dining room and kitchen/breakfast room creating a spacious area for modern family living.
• The kitchen/breakfast room is fitted with a comprehensive range of wall and base units, including a pantry cupboard with space and socket for a microwave; granite work surfaces incorporating a double sink, a further granite work top and an oak breakfast bar. There is space for a range style oven, a dishwasher and an American-style fridge freezer.
• The adjoining utility room provides additional storage space including a generously sized airing cupboard incorporating hanging rail, radiator and slatted shelving; a butler sink inset into granite work top and a handy, central Iroko wood table and space for several appliances.
• The side lobby has access to outside and leads to a cloakroom/boot room.
• Stairs rise from the drawing room to the galleried landing where there is a useful study area with access to a boarded loft. The double aspect master bedroom is located on this floor and features a Juliette balcony to the rear with far reaching views. There is a walk-in wardrobe and further fitted wardrobes as well as access doors leading to a loft space, an air-conditioning unit and a well-appointed en suite bathroom with multi-jet bath and separate shower cubicle.
• There are four further double bedrooms located on the ground floor. All have an outlook to the front, and two have well appointed en suite shower rooms.
• The marble tiled family bathroom has a bath and separate shower cubicle and completes the accommodation.
• The detached annexe comprises a spacious hall leading to a delightful open plan, double aspect living room and kitchen; the floor is laid with oak, while the windows are fitted with attractive, wooden plantation shutters; the living area has double doors that open to the rear garden, with large windows either side to take advantage of the view. The kitchen is well appointed with a range of wall and base cupboards, granite work tops and a spacious breakfast bar. There's an oven with LPG hob, space for a dishwasher and an integral fridge freezer. The
double bedroom to the front is also fitted with plantation shutters and gives access to the loft via a hatch. The utility room has plumbing for a 10kg washer and separate dryer; there is also a stylish wet room with shower.
• The house is approached via electric operated gates that open on to the generous drive, which provides ample parking to the front of the property. There is also a secondary access from the lane.
• A five bar gate leads to the barn, which provides a substantial amount of storage and is served by two pairs of double doors; there is a separate workshop with further set of double doors opening to the garden. There is power, light and water connected.
• The gardens and grounds provide an attractive backdrop to the house with large areas of lawn. There are rhododendrons to the front, a fenced orchard with a number of fruit trees to the side, established conifers to the rear together with a generous paved terrace creating an ideal area for al fresco entertaining. Located near the outbuilding is a derelict swimming pool which is enclosed by a picket fence. The remainder of the land is made up of pasture and woodland and in total amounts to about 16 acres.

Agents Note: There are two public footpaths crossing the pastureland.

Square Footage: 4,104 sq ft
Acreage: 16 Acres

Directions

From Sevenoaks continue along the A25 towards Westerham passing through Sundridge and Brasted. Before reaching
Westerham turn right onto Beggers Lane (A233) and follow this road around to the roundabout taking the second exit
onto the A233. Continue up the A233 and at the top of the hill turn right just after the garden centre onto Grays Road,
then turn immediately left onto Buckhurst Road. Continue along this road for about 0.8 of a mile where Silver Beech
Farm will be found on the right hand side opposite Berry's Green Road.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
06 June 2016

Nearest stations

  • Knockholt (4.1 mi)
  • Chelsfield (4.1 mi)
  • Oxted (4.3 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Knockholt (4.1 mi)
  • Chelsfield (4.1 mi)
  • Oxted (4.3 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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