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6 bedroom detached house for sale

Crittenden Road, Matfield, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN12

Guide Price £2,675,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 6 bedrooms
  • 4 reception rooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Outbuildings
  • Period
  • Garden
  • Land
  • Listed
  • Private Parking
  • 96.24 acres

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

An attractive Grade II Listed country house surrounded by woodland and pastures with Tudeley Brook running through its land. Gardens and grounds with feature hedged maze, double open garage with store room and studio above. In all about 96.24 acres.

The property comprises an old country house believed to have been built around the time of King Edward VII with two large later additions. Originally a large fruit and arable farm covering many acres it has changed over the years, although some of the land is still farmed today.

The house is entered via a large hallway with views
throughout the downstairs of the house giving a great feeling of space and light. There is a large 30 foot drawing room and a cosy sitting room. The feature room is the open plan kitchen/breakfast room at the rear with its large open fireplace and Aga cooker. There are two access points to the garden and the utility room and conservatory are adjoined as well. To the rear of the property is a beautiful private patio area overlooking the fields and woodland with Tudeley Brook running past.

The first floor has the principal suite with en suite shower room, 3 further bedrooms, dressing room, family bathroom and separate WC.

The second floor provides 2 further bedrooms with a large open landing area, currently set up as a further seating area and dressing room.

Outside, there is a large open garage allowing for access to the neighbouring fields, with store room and a 25 foot studio room above with work area and sink. The gardens are an eclectic mix of fields, woodland and pastures with a fantastic hedged maze being the key feature. There are a number of quiet sitting areas and bridges and in all the property extends to just over 96 acres.


The property is approached by Crittenden Road over a long sweeping driveway, serving a small hamlet, formed by the farmhouse, oast, a pair of cottages and a pair of converted stables, set in an attractive rural valley.

The picturesque village of Matfield, well known for its idyllic village green framed by period properties, is 1 mile away and has local pubs, shop, post office, butcher / greengrocers and amenities serving most day to day needs. Royal Tunbridge Wells is about 5 miles away and offers a comprehensive range of shopping, recreational and educational facilities.

Matfield village 1 mile, Paddock Wood station 3 miles (London Bridge about 45 minutes), A21 (Pembury) 3 miles, Tonbridge station 5 miles (London Bridge from 37 minutes), Tunbridge Wells 5.5 miles, M25(J5) 14 miles, Gatwick airport 29 miles, London 43 miles, Heathrow airport 57 miles.
(All times and distances approximate)


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
23 November 2016

Nearest stations

  • Paddock Wood (1.7 mi)
  • Beltring (3.3 mi)
  • High Brooms (3.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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Knight Frank, Tunbridge Wells

Churchill House, 85 Mount Pleasant Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN1 1PX

01892 323036 Local call rate

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Knight Frank, Tunbridge Wells

Churchill House, 85 Mount Pleasant Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN1 1PX

01892 323036 Local call rate

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Nearest stations

  • Paddock Wood (1.7 mi)
  • Beltring (3.3 mi)
  • High Brooms (3.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Knight Frank, Tunbridge Wells

Churchill House, 85 Mount Pleasant Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN1 1PX

01892 323036 Local call rate

How much will it cost me to call the number displayed on the site?

Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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