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4 bedroom detached bungalow for sale

Thorpe Avenue, Tonbridge


Property Description

Key features

  • 90ft REAR GARDEN

Full description

A detached chalet style bungalow originally built as a bungalow in 1933 with a subsequent roof extension in the early 1970s as well as a single storey rear extension in 1982. Fairhaven, which has pebble dash rendered brick elevations and cavity wall insulation under a tiled roof, has been in the same family ownership since 1973 and is now considered to be in need of some improvement but offers immense potential. The present accommodation is very adaptable and a further feature is the large secluded rear garden which has a westerly aspect providing an attractive complement to the property.

Tonbridge - In this popular established road just over a mile from the High Street with good range of shops, various eateries and recreational facilities and a slightly longer distance to the main line station with regular service to London and the South Coast. There are local shops in nearby York Parade as well as a doctors surgery off Trench Road. Wide range of private and state educational facilities in the area including Hilden Grange and Hilden Oaks Preparatory Schools, Judd, Tonbridge Girls Grammar and Woodlands primary. Hugh Christie and Cage Green Primary are within walking distance. A regular bus service serving the town and surrounding area stops in the Ridgeway or Shipbourne Road. The A21 and thence M25 can be reached at the southern end of the town or at Morleys roundabout which is about four miles.

Fully Enclosed Side Entrance Porch -

Sitting Room - with two radiators, dual aspect sealed unit double glazed windows.

Long Inner Hallway - with radiator.

Kitchen/Breakfast Room - with single stainless steel drainer sink unit with cupboards and drawer under and top to side with cupboards and drawers under, storage with plumbing for washing machine, wall cupboards. Extensive base unit with cupboards and drawers under and wall cupboards over, Potterton Suprima wall mounted gas fired boiler, part tiled walls, radiator. Linen cupboard with hot water storage cylinder, sealed unit double glazed window to front and matching door to side access. Open tread staircase to first floor.

Dining Room - with radiator, shelving in recess, patio doors to rear.

Bedroom Two - well appointed with matching range of fitted units comprising two double wardrobe cupboards with cupboards over, dressing table under curved bay window, bed recess with cabinets to either side and single wardrobe cupboards and range of overhead cupboards , radiator.

Bedroom Three - with radiator, sealed unit double glazed window overlooking the rear garden.

Bedroom Four - with radiator, shelving in recess, secondary double glazed window.

Small Shower Room - Refitted last year with a wide shower base and Aqualisa unit, fully tiled walls, ladder style heated towel rail.

Separate Wc - Refitted last year with low level suite, pedestal wash basin, fully tiled walls, ladder style heated towel rail.

First Floor Bedroom One - with radiator, two double built in wardrobe cupboards, two sealed unit double glazed dormer windows, access to roof space. There is also a recess which it is thought could provide a suitable area for an en suite facility but this has not been investigated .

Outside - Fairhaven is approached through double wrought iron gates set in a low brick wall to a hard standing area for two cars and thence a car port beyond which is a further paved parking area. Side gate to the feature REAR GARDEN which is about 90ft in length having a lawned area and variety of shrubs and trees including a mature camellia. BRICK GARDEN STORE. GREENHOUSE. A fence and gate provide access to a former vegetable garden with two apple and one plum tree, timber shed, screened to the rear boundary by a tall evergreen hedge.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
16 November 2016


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