5 bedroom detached house for saleChart View, Kemsing, Sevenoaks, Kent
- 2,202 sq ft detached family house
- Lovely panoramic rural views
- Within walking distance of village amenities
- 5 bedrooms
- About 1/4 of an acre
- Garage & off-road parking
A deceptively spacious, 2,202 sq ft link-detached family house with excellent garden and panoramic rural views in a popular cul de sac close to village amenities
Entrance Hall, Sitting Room, Dining Room, Playroom/Study, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Utility Room, Cloakroom, Master Bedroom with En Suite Shower Room, 4 further Bedrooms, Family Bathroom. About 1/4 of an Acre. Garage and off-road parking. Summerhouse. EPC: D
The property occupies an end plot, adjoining fields, in this popular cul de sac, which is within a short walk of the village amenities. A slightly elevated position affords the house a rural outlook over neighbouring properties towards Seal to the front and the North Downs to the rear, as well as the panoramic view over grazing land and a wild meadow to the East.
Kemsing village has a local shop, pharmacy, cafe, doctors surgery and public house, which are all within walking distance of the property. There is also a parade of shops in Dynes Road (about 1 mile) and Seal village (about 1.6 miles). Sevenoaks town centre (about 3.5 miles) is easily accessible offering High Street stores, supermarkets and other facilities.
There are a good number of well regarded Schools in the local area including Primary Schools in Kemsing, Seal and Otford. Otford also has two Preparatory Schools and Sevenoaks offers an excellent selection of highly regarded independent schools. There are Grammar Schools for Boys and Girls in Tonbridge and Tunbridge Wells as well as the new Weald of Kent Grammar annexe in Sevenoaks due to open in September 2017. A bus route runs through the village that serves the local grammar and secondary schools.
Leisure Facilities include golf courses locally in Shoreham, Knatts Valley/Woodlands and Sevenoaks; tennis and cricket clubs in Keming; Sevenoaks Leisure Centre, not to mention the lovely walks available in the surrounding countryside.
The A21 at Chipstead gives access to the M25 (about 5.5 miles) and thereby the national motorway network, Gatwick, Heathrow and Stansted airports, Ebbsfleet International and the Channel Tunnel Terminus and Ports.
Kemsing, Otford and Borough Green all have stations on the London Victoria/St Pancras line with journey times from 40 minutes. Sevenoaks station is on the Charing Cross/Cannon Street line with services from about 35 minutes.
3 Chart View is a much loved family house offering generous, decptively spacious and well presented accommodation, including 5 bedrooms, with beautiful views over the surrounding countryside.
The current owners have improved the house considerably and maintained it well during their time here, although there is still flexibility to adapt to individual buyer requirements and preferences where desired.
Spacious and light entrance hall with built-in storage cupboards, leading through to inner hall with further under-stairs storage.
Superb 21'2'' x 18'8'' double aspect sitting room with views over the front garden and fields to the East, plus feature limestone open fireplace. The entrance hall and sitting room are both laid with oak effect flooring.
There are two further reception rooms adjoining the family kitchen/breakfast room, including a formal dining room and a double aspect room with sliding glazed door to the rear garden and views over the fields to the side, which could be utilised as a study, play room or even a guest bedroom if required.
The kitchen/breakfast room includes with a good range of wall and base units with tiled splashbacks and a Zanussi electric oven with Neff 4 ring electric hob and stainless steel extractor hood over. There is also space for a tall fridge freezer and dishwasher. Windows overlook the rear garden.
A cloakroom with further storage cupboard and utility room with space/plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer complete the ground floor accommodation.
Arranged over the first floor are 5 bedrooms including the master bedroom with en suite shower room and views out to the North Downs over the rear garden, a second generous double with panoramic view over the fields to the East, a third double with adjoining dressing room/play room and two smaller double/single rooms including one with a deep built-in wardrobe.
In addition to the master en suite there is the family bathroom, which is one element of the house that remains to be modernised.
The property boasts a generous rear garden, measuring approximately 170' in CHAR_LENGTH(entire plot amounting to just over a quarter of an acre). This includes a broad paved terrace, ideal for summer dining and barbeques, and a large summerhouse, incorporating a garden store, with veranda at the end of the garden.
The vendors have created a child and pet friendly, low maintenance garden, which is predominantly close-board fence enclosed and enjoys some lovely views over the adjoining fields.
In addition to the integral garage, there is a herringbone brick driveway providing off-road parking for up to four cars and an area of lawn to one side with lockable store and pathway leading around the side of the house to gated access to the rear garden.
Services: Mains gas fired central heating. Mains water, electricity and drainage.
Local Authority: Sevenoaks District Council, 01732 227000. Council Tax Band G
Fixtures and fittings are excluded from the sale but may be available by separate negotiation.
From the M25, junction 5, take the first exit (A25 towards Sevenoaks). Continue on the A25 through Riverhead (1st exit on first roundabout, 2nd exit on second roundabout). Proceed East on the A25 for about 4.5 miles into the village of Seal. Turn left into School Lane by the village sign and library. Join/turn left onto Childsbridge Lane and continue for just over 1 mile. At the crossroads turn right into West End and continue for just over half a mile before turning right into St. Ediths Road, just past the Primary School. Chart View is the first cul de sac on the left-hand side (after a few hundred yards). As the road bends around to the right, turn left onto the tarmac drive leading to fields and No. 3 will be found on the left-hand side.
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