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3 bedroom detached house for sale

Witches Lane, Riverhead, Sevenoaks, Kent

Sold STC £795,000

Property Description

Key features

  • First time on the market since 1927
  • Detached house with great potential
  • Near Amhurst & Riverhead Schools
  • About 120' long garden
  • Views to front over Chipstead Common
  • 3 Double bedrooms

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

A delightful detached house now requiring updating and offering great potential with superb views over Chipstead Common

Entrance Hall, 2 Reception Rooms, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Cloakroom, Rear Porch, Ground Floor Shower Room, 3 Double Bedrooms (1 with en suite WC). Detached Garage. Garden. EPC: E


2 Witches Lane is conveniently situated on the edge of the village of Riverhead, within the Amherst School catchment area and overlooking Chipstead Common.

Chipstead and Riverhead both have a range of local amenities. Sevenoaks town centre offers wider shopping and leisure facilities as well as Main Line Station serving London Charing Cross/Cannon Street.

There are a good number of well regarded schools in the local area including Riverhead Infants & Amherst (just a short walk away) and Chevening Primary Schools. There are Grammar Schools for both Boys and Girls in Tonbridge and Tunbridge Wells including Judd and Skinners for Boys. Sevenoaks and Tonbridge Public Schools, various Preparatory Schools in and around Sevenoaks. Walthamstow Hall and Combe Bank for Girls. St Michaels & Russell House Schools in Otford.

The A21 at Chipstead gives access to M25 and thence motorway network, Gatwick, Heathrow and Stansted Airports. Channel Tunnel Terminus and Ports and Ebbsfleet International Terminal.
There are Golf Courses at Knole and Wildernesse in Sevenoaks, Nizels at Hildenborough and Westerham.


** First time on the market since 1927**

2 Witches Lane is a delightful detached house overlooking Chipstead Common in need of general updating. It is considered that subject to planning the property offers an exciting opportunity to extend substantially to create a superb family house within just a few hundred yards of Amherst & Riverhead Schools. The house is set to one side of its plot and benefits from an attractive rear garden that is about 120' long. Overall the whole plot amounts to about 0.25 acres.


Part Glazed entrance door to Entrance Porch with entrance door opening to good sized Entrance Hall with stairs to first floor. Understairs cupboard.

Double aspect Sitting Room with bay window to front enjoying attractive aspect of and to Chipstead Common. Brick fireplace with fitted gas fire.

Double aspect Dining Room with similar aspect of The common.

Spacious Kitchen/Breakfast Room with attractive outlook to rear garden. Work surface area to one wall with range of cupboards under. Plumbing and space for dishwasher. Ideal Mexico gas boiler. Electric cooker point. Good walk in larder cupboard.

Rear Hallway with external door to Rear Porch.

Shower Room with Alterna shower unit to cubicle. wash basin. Some wall tiling. Separate Cloakroom with low level WC, wall mounted wash basin.

First Floor approached by single flight of stairs to Landing with access to roof space.

Bedroom 1 is a large double bedroom with windows to front overlooking The Common. Pedestal wash basin to one wall. Cupboard housing Low level WC.

Double Bedroom 2 with window to rear overlooking garden. Built in airing cupboard housing hot water cylinder.

Small Double Bedroom 3 also with window to rear.


A gravelled driveway to the front of the house provides parking and access to Garage with up and over door.

The Front Garden has a lawned area with variety of shrubs and plants to borders.

The Rear Garden also requires some attention and is about 120’ long and is mainly laid to lawn with various trees, shrubs and plants.

In all extending to about 0.25 acre

Property Information

Services: All Mains Services

Local Authority: Sevenoaks District Council, Tel: 01732 227000. Council Tax Band: F

Fixtures and fittings are excluded from the sale but may be available by separate negotiation.


From Sevenoaks town centre take the London Road to Riverhead passing Sevenoaks mainline station on your left. In the centre of Riverhead turn left at the mini roundabout up Worships Hill then right at the traffic lights at the top of the hill into Witches Lane. On reaching the Common and just before the crossroads 2 Witches Lane will be found on the left hand side.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
17 January 2017

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