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7 bedroom detached house for sale

Sevington Lane, Ashford, TN24

Sold by Us £795,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Detached Period Farmhouse
  • Seven Double Bedrooms
  • 4300 Square Feet
  • 37 Minutes By Train Ashford To Central London
  • Swimming Pool
  • Three Bathrooms/Shower Rooms
  • Four Reception Rooms
  • Many Original Features
  • Mature Gardens
  • Games Room

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

The Property
Beautiful Georgian Grade 2 listed farmhouse with some areas of the house dating back between 300 and 250 years with many original features , including exposed beams and timbers, original brick floors, sash windows , cheese cupboard and wide exterior walls to the rear of the property. Full of character and many original features the property affords 7 double bedroomed accommodation arranged over three floors plus a useful basement. All doors within the house are old wooden doors which adds to the abundance of character The landscaped gardens include an outdoor swimming pool and private courtyard. Two side gates . wooden picket fence to front boundary and original stone
wall to one side of the garden . Alarmed . security lights to front and rear of property .The owners have had an architectural history survey completed which has discovered links to the nearby Boys Hall as well as a signed copy of a small book by a lady who stayed in the house during WW2 when she was evacuated from London.

The house itself is situated in the area of Willesborough, which is on the outskirts of Ashford and despite being a few minutes’ drive from M20 Junction 10 the area and the setting offer a tranquil and peaceful retreat with lots of privacy as the property is detached and is not overlooked, there is even a small stream at the end of the garden which the local wildlife enjoy.
Within walking distance are the local GP Surgery, Pub, Church, post office and primary schools. Bus shops are also located within a very short walking distance, Ashford International with the high speed trains enabling a 37 minute to central London is a 20 minute walk away. In addition Euro tunnel is a 15 minute drive away and Dover for the cross channel ferries a 25 minutes away.

Entrance Porch
An impressive Georgian pillared porch and front door leads to the Entrance Porch 4'10 x 4'5 with glazed panelled door and side screen, with exposed wooden floor .

Entrance Hall
Beautiful exposed and polished floorboards with wooden doors to each room and exposed beams, leading to a large staircase and the family room ..

Sitting Room
16'2 x 16'1
Windows to front , 2 old style radiators, ornate fireplace, original servants calling device / pull

Dining Room
19'11 x 14'7
Sash window to front , 2 old style radiators, picture and dado rail, original 'servants calling bell, lovely open fireplace, built in storage cupboard, exposed and polished floorboards, door to hallway and lobby leading to kitchen

17'3 x 10'8
Large Georgian sash windows to front and smaller sash windows to side plus a wooden door leading to side entry . Two built in cupboards, radiator, dado rail.

Inner Hall
with combination of original old brick floor and polished wood floor area, under stair storage cupboard.

Utility Room
8'3 x 7'7
single drainer stainless steel sink unit, work surface to side, cupboards above hot and cold plumbing for washing machine, Keston gas fired boiler, venting for tumble drier, original old brick floor, small window to the side .

Kitchen / Breakfast
27'7 x 8' widening to 10'
single drainer sink unit, hot& cold mixer tap, double cupboard under, beech wood work surface with cupboard and drawer units under, eye level display unit, 4 ring ceramic hob, built in double oven, integrated dishwasher , integrated fridge. 2 windows overlooking the rear garden and also windows to the side. Beautiful original old brick floor, steps down to the cellar. Cheese cupboard, exposed brickwork and beams.

17'6 x 14'
useful storage area with window to front, steps lead to kitchen area , plenty of useful storage .

Family Room
20'9 x 16'7
windows to courtyard area, windows overlooking terrace area , door to games rooms, large old original wooden door leading to terrace area. Beautiful inglenook fireplace with copper canopy and exposed brickwork above , exposed beams plus a further wooden door leads to the kitchen

Games Room
19'6 x 15'
tiled floor, windows overlooking courtyard area, windows overlooking the terrace area , skylight window, door leading onto terrace area , door leading to store / garden room . Radiator

Garden Room
15'3 x 11'7
window and door to garden, brick floor, additional storage in eaves over the games room .

Downstairs Cloakroom
located in the garden room : low level W.C. fitted wash basin, electric radiator, window.

First Floor Landing
Large built in storage cupboard, 2 radiators, and stairs leading to the attic rooms.

Bedroom Two
17'2 x 10'9
sash windows to front and side, radiator, picture rail, built in storage cupboard.

Dressing Room
11'6 x 8'6
sash window to side , radiator, built in double airing cupboard with immersion heater, polished wood floors, entry is through a partly glazed panelled wooden door .

9'10 x 8'10
white suite comprising enamel panelled bath, twin vanity wash basins with cupboards under, radiator, sash window to side, part panelled walls.

Wet Room
5'7 x 2'7
shower unit, tiled walls and floor, extractor fan .

Cloak Room
5'11 x 4'3
Low level W.C. vanity wash basin, radiator, window, part paneled walls.

Master Bedroom
15'8 x 14'6
large bedrom with sash window to rear, radiator, 2 fitted double wardrobes, and further built in double wardrobe, picture rail , louvre doors leading to dressing room area

Master Dressing Room
10'2 x 3'5 plus 4'9 x 2'2
exposed timbers , double louvre doors lead to the en suite bathroom

Master En-suite
10'8 x 9'3
sash window to rear, roll top bath with claw feet, low level W.C. twin vanity wash basins with storage cupboards under and lit mirrors above , exposed timbers, window to rear. Tiled walls to majority of walls

Bedroom Three
16'8 x 14'8 sash window to front, radiator, built in storage cupboard, original fireplace exposed beams to ceiling.

Bedroom Four
12'9 x 9'
sash window to front, radiator, exposed beam .

Bedroom Five
16'4 x 11'10
sash windows to front and window to side, exposed floorboards, original fireplace, picture rail .

Second Floor Landing
stairs lead up from the first floor landing to the entrances to 2 further bedrooms.

Bedroom Six
20' x 12'3
Dormer windows to font and side, exposed floorboards and panelled ceiling, 2 radiators . Useful window storage area

Bedroom Seven
12'4 x 12'3
Dormer window to front, large eaves storage, plus storage area under window, and door leading to lobby area and then the attic.

5'10 x 5'10
with door to huge walk in attic area, with a large panelled floor area.

The rear garden is laid mainly to lawn with established trees and shrubs, well maintained beds and large stone terrace, original old door leading into the family room, old brick and stone wall with gate leading to the pool area. External tap. A small stream runs along the back of the garden

Swimming Pool
Heated 24 x 12 8000L pool, 6'6 at the deepest point, paved terrace surround.

Summer House
with covered porch.

Accessed via one of the side gates or from the sitting room , paved area with a large magnolia tree and external tap

Front Garden
To the front are 2 further lawned areas with mature trees and flower beds , a gravelled parking and turning area for more than 4 cars. Right of way is granted to the neighbouring property. Wooden picket fence and wooden house sign, plus original wall to the right hand side of the property. 2 Security lights

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
25 September 2016


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