5 bedroom detached house for sale

HOMESTEAD ROAD CHELSFIELD PARK CHELSFIELD

Sold STC £1,250,000

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Tenure: Freehold

A SPACIOUS FIVE BEDROOM DETACHED HOUSE, BUILT IN THE 1930S, EXTENSIVELY ENLARGED SINCE WITH SCOPE FOR A FURTHER EXTENSION SUBJECT TO PLANNING PERMISSION AMIDST CHARMING GARDENS OF APPROXIMATELY THREE QUARTERS OF AN ACRE BOASTING A HEATED AND FILTERED SWIMMING POOL AND SITUATED ON THE PRESTIGIOUS CHELSFIELD PARK WITHIN A FEW MINUTES WALK OF CHELSFIELD MAINLINE STATION, LOCAL SHOPS AND SCHOOLS.

Hall, Drawing Room, Dining Room, Study, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Lobby, Cloakroom, Utility/Shower Room, Five Double Bedrooms, Bathroom, Gas Fired Central Heating, Double Glazing, Garage, Heated and Filtered Swimming Pool,Superbly Landscaped Gardens extending to approximately Three-Quarters of an Acre (subject to verification),

CHELSFIELD PARK The property within a few minutes walk of local shops in Windsor Drive and Chelsfield Main Line Station, the former of which offers more than adequate facilities for day to day requirements, whilst the latter provides fast and frequent services to central London (London Bridge 18 minutes). Further shops can be found in Bromley which offers a good range of quality shops and many of the major department stores and Bluewater is a 20 minute drive away. Education is well catered for with a number of highly regarded state and private schools within a ten mile radius. Sport too, is of abundance with a variety of activities offered at local leisure centres including badminton, swimming and squash. There is golf and horse riding available with several courses and schools within the vicinity. There is also a strong residents association within the Park and the residents can enjoy the benefits of a private sports ground with cricket and tennis facilities being offered. The M25 can be joined at Junction 4 allowing easy access to all the major road networks, Gatwick and Heathrow airports.

TO BE SOLD Approached via an extensive brick paved drive giving parking for several vehicles, this exceptionally spacious detached house, built in the 1930's,
extensively enlarged in 1996 AND 1998 by the current owner is of rustic brick construction, rendered to the upper part relieved by sealed unit double glazed windows and stands beneath a tiled roof.

Internally the accommodation is undoubtedly spacious with rooms of generous dimensions and proportions and is well appointed as is evident in the well fitted farmhouse style kitchen with built in electrical appliances and stainless steel range style cooker, in the bathroom and shower room which boast white suites and, of course, there is the installation of gas fired central heating, sealed unit double glazing and the carpets where fitted will remain.

It is worth noting that there is ample scope for further enlargement if required as shown in the drawings within these particulars for which there was planning consent but which has now lapsed, subject to the usual consents.

The gardens in total extend to approximately three-quarters of an acre, are a delightful feature with a blend of formal and natural landscaping with the former including a delightful walk set between a hedge and a lovely church wall built with a combination of stone, marble ,brick, and flint headstones, they provide a picturesque setting for this fine family home offering the following:

Ground Floor 

Reception Hall 
With hardwood door, understairs meter cupboard, radiator, two wall light points, staircase to first floor, fitted carpet and door to:

Drawing Room 
31' x 14'6 reducing to 11'6
Lit by double glazed Georgian style square bay window to front, double glazed Georgian window to side and double glazed Georgian double doors with sidescreens opening onto patio and having ornate period style fireplace with marble surround and hearth, two double radiators, cornicing to ceiling, four wall light points and fitted carpet.

Dining Room 
13' x 11'
Lit by double glazed Georgian style square bay window to front and having double radiator, picture rails, fitted carpet and door to:

Study 
12' x 10'6
Lit by two double glazed Georgian style windows to front and double glazed Georgian door to rear garden and having double radiator, picture rails and fitted carpet.

Kitchen Breakfast Room 
16'6 x 14'6 into fridge recess
Lit by wide sealed unit double glazed Georgian style window to rear garden being tiled and fitted with purpose built units comprising twin ceramic sinks with mixer taps, range of base units with granite worktops and range of eye level wall cabinets. Built in appliances comprising Range style cooker with six burners and twin ovens set in recess with extractor canopy above, built in microwave, Bosch dishwasher, Siemens stainless steel fridge and Siemens freezer. Inset lighting, ceramic tiled floor and door to:

Lobby 
Lit by double glazed Georgian style door to garden and having, cornicing to ceiling, wood panelled walls, ceramic tiled floor and door to:

Cloakroom 
Lit by double glazed Georgian style window to side and having suite comprising low level wc and pedestal wash hand basin. Wood panelled walls, cornicing to ceiling,and ceramic tiled floor.

Utility Room/Shower Room 
Lit by double glazed opaque window to side and fitted with a range of wall and base units with wood effect worktops with stainless steel sink with mixer taps. Bosch washing machine, Aquarius tumble dryer, cornicing to ceiling, shelving, access to small loft area, tiled floor and shower tray set in fully tiled cubicle with power shower,.

First Floor 

Landing 
Having access to loft, radiator, dado rail, range of built in wardrobes with cupboards above and carpet as fitted to stairs and landing.

Bedroom 1 
18'6 x 11' into wardrobes
Lit by double glazed Georgian style windows to front and rear and having two double fitted wardrobes adjoined by overhead lockers with bedside tables beneath forming bed recess, three further double built in wardrobes and matching freestanding chest of drawers, double and single radiators, cornicing to ceiling and wood laminate flooring.

Bedroom 2 
14'3 x 8'2
Lit by double glazed Georgian style window to rear and having double radiator, vanity wash hand basin with cupboard below, dado rail and fitted carpet..

Bedroom 3 
16'6 into wardrobes reducing to 14'6 x 11'
Lit by double glazed Georgian style window to front and having range of fitted wardrobes, radiator, picture rail, tv point and wood laminate flooring.

Bedroom 4 
12'4 into wardrobes x 10'9
Lit by double glazed Georgian style window to front and having triple built inwardrobes, matching chest of drawers and desk, radiator, picture rail and wood laminate flooring.

Bedroom 5 
15' x 8'
Lit by double glazed Georgian style window to rear and having double radiator, tv point, freestanding wardobes (could be left if required) and wood laminate flooring.

Bathroom 
Lit by double glazed opaque window to side, being fully tiled and fitted with suite comprising freestanding Victorian style bath with chrome Victorian style mixer taps and hand held shower attachment, low level wc, pedestal wash hand basin and shower tray set in fully tiled cubicle with glazed splashscreen and Mira electric shower unit. Two large airing cupboards housing hot water copper cylinder, inset lighting and ceramic tiled floor.

Outside 

Single Garage 
With double casement timber doors, light and power, and double glazed Georgian doors to rear. Children?s den above garage accessed via ladder in garage.

The Gardens 
In total extend to approximately three-quarters of an acre (subject to verification), being south west facing they comprise a brick paved patio skirting the house beyond which stretches a very generous area of lawn, beside which to the right there is a delightful walk set between a hedge and a lovely church wall built with a combination of stone, marble ,brick, and flint headstones. In addition there are colourful borders including buddleia and sweet peas at the end of which are there are wrought iron gates leading down to the heated and filtered swimming pool with an extensive walled paved surround and further wrought iron gates opening onto an additional area of lawn which accommodates a substantial games room one portion of which houses the pool's heating and filtration plant and is lit by three double glazed windows. Beyond this and separated by a picket fence with a gate is a good sized wooded area where there is a potting shed and compost heap. The whole is well secluded by

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07 October 2015

Nearest stations

  • Chelsfield (0.3 mi)
  • Knockholt (1.2 mi)
  • Orpington (1.6 mi)
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49 Windsor Drive, Chelsfield, Orpington, BR6 6EY

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Langford Rae Chelsfield, Langford Rae Chelsfield

49 Windsor Drive, Chelsfield, Orpington, BR6 6EY

01689 499720 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Chelsfield (0.3 mi)
  • Knockholt (1.2 mi)
  • Orpington (1.6 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Langford Rae Chelsfield, Langford Rae Chelsfield

49 Windsor Drive, Chelsfield, Orpington, BR6 6EY

01689 499720 Local call rate

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