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3 bedroom detached house for sale

The Street, Plaxtol, Sevenoaks, Kent

Under Offer £875,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Entrance porch
  • Sitting room, Dining room
  • Kitchen
  • Garden room, Utility room
  • Master bedoom, Two further bedrooms
  • Family bathroom
  • Shower room
  • Double open garage, Workshop, Office
  • Delightful gardens
  • About 0.2 acres.

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Manderley is a most attractive Grade II listed house set within delightful gardens, occupying a
sought-after location.

The property has been renovated and extended by the current owners creating a wellproportioned family living accommodation, subtly combining the beautiful character features with a modern touch.

Features include an inglenook fireplace, parquet
flooring, exposed timbers, brickwork and stonework, leaded light casement windows (with secondary glazing throughout) wooden panelled thumb latch doors.

An attractive pitch porch with stone floor and fitted oak shoe cabinets, leads into the spacious and charming sitting room. The focal point is the impressive inglenook fireplace with a wood burning stove. It benefits from a built in cupboard and an outlook to the front garden and countryside beyond.

The adjoining dining room provides a link to the kitchen creating a free flowing sequence of room's ideal for entertaining. The oak framed garden room (by David Salisbury) features Marlborough porcelain floor tiles with under floor heating and access to the garden.

The bespoke kitchen by Rencraft comprises wall and base units with granite work surfaces incorporating a butler style sink. Appliances
include an integral Neff microwave and Bosch
dishwasher, and space for a range style cooker.
It benefits from a pantry, travertine tiled floor
and stable door providing access to courtyard
with herb garden.

The adjacent utility room features a part vaulted
high ceiling with a Velux window. It is fitted with
a base unit with granite work surface and space
for fridge/freezer, tumble dryer and washing
machine. Marlborough porcelain tiled floor with
under floor heating. A cloakroom completes the
ground floor accommodation.

The spacious master bedroom features a part
vaulted ceiling, built-in wardrobes and enjoys
charming view over the front garden and
countryside beyond. There are two further double bedrooms, a well-appointed family bathroom and separate shower room.

Manderley is situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty, enjoying the far reaching views across the Bourne Valley on the edge of the pretty village of Plaxtol.

Plaxtol benefits from a local shop, butcher, primary
school, pubs and a church, the surrounding area is
perfect for riding and walking Further good local facilities can be found at Borough Green, along with the railway station serving London Victoria in approximately 55 minutes.

Tonbridge and Sevenoaks both provide an excellent and comprehensive range of educational,
recreational and shopping facilities together with a
mainline station serving Charing/Cannon Street in
approximately 30/40 minutes.

Within a short distance there is a superb collection
of both private and state schools including Tonbridge School for Boys, Sevenoaks School,
a range of prep schools, Judd and the grammar
schools at both Tonbridge and Tunbridge Wells.
The A21 at Tonbridge and Junction 3 of the M20 both give access to the M25, the other motorway networks, Gatwick, Heathrow, City and Stansted Airports, Ashford and Ebbsfleet International Stations, the Channel Tunnel and Bluewater Shopping centre.

For further information on rail services and schools please visit and

The house provides a shingle driveway which leads to the double open garage by English Heritage with attached workshop and additional accommodation above.

The cottage gardens are predominately laid to lawn, interspersed with trees, shrubs and roses. There is also a designated vegetable potager and shed. Continuous woven willow fencing and yew hedge to the perimeter provides privacy.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
20 October 2016

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