5 bedroom detached house for sale

THE HILLSIDE CHELSFIELD PARK CHELSFIELD

£1,500,000

Property Description

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Tenure: Freehold

BREATHTAKING VIEWS OVER THE KENTISH COUNTRYSIDE. THIS SECLUDED PROPERTY IS APPROACHED VIA A 40 METRE PRIVATE DRIVE AND STANDS IN GROUNDS OF APPROXIMATELY ONE AND A HALF ACRES WITH TENNIS COURT, PRIVATE WOOD AND THERE IS ALSO PARKING FOR TEN CARS. THE VIEWS ARE ARGUABLY THE BEST IN CHELSFIELD PARK. ORPINGTON STATION IS APPROXIMATELY THREE MILES AWAY AND 15 MINUTES FROM LONDON BRIDGE AND KNOCKHOLT AND CHELSFIELD STATIONS ARE IN THE VICINITY.

Entrance Porch, Cloakroom, Inner Hall, Family Room and Television Room, Garden Room, Dining Room, Utility Room, Study, Kitchen Breakfast Room, 5 Bedrooms Master with Ensuite Bathroom and Guest Room with Ensuite Shower Room, Family Bathroom, Double Glazing, Gas Fired Central Heating, Double Garage, Gardens and Grounds extending to one and a half acres.

CHELSFIELD PARK The property lies within easy reach of local shops and Chelsfield or Orpington Main Line Stations, the former of which offers more than adequate facilities for day to day requirements, whilst the latter both provide fast and frequent services to central London. Further shops can be found in Orpington and Bromley with the latter offering a good range of quality shops and many of the major department stores and Bluewater is about 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 the Walnuts Leisure Centre in Orpington 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 one and a half miles away allowing easy access to all the major road networks, Gatwick and Heathrow airports.

TO BE SOLD Standing behind remote controlled gates at the end of a 40 metre driveway and standing in grounds of approximately one and a half acres with its own private wood and hard surface tennis court is this charming detached residence in an elevated position overlooking the Kentish countryside. The house was built in 1946 and was extended by the present owners in the mid 1980's. Inside this spacious home can be found a well-appointed kitchen breakfast room leading to a large utility room, dining room and an amazing television and garden room with spectacular views. To the first floor can be found five generously sized bedrooms all having fabulous views and fitted with quality wardrobes with two of the bedrooms having en-suites. Surrounding the rear and side of the property is an elevated terrace which overlooks the grounds and is ideal for alfresco dining and entertaining. In addition, the sweeping driveway will accommodate several cars and leads to a double garage. The location is ideal being within the prestigious Chelsfield Park and arguably having one of the best views of the Kentish Downs, making this an ideal home for a busy family and with junction 4 of the M25 being close at hand along with Knockholt, Chelsfield and Orpington Railway Stations with fast services to London adding to its appeal.

Ground Floor 

Entrance Porch 
Solid wood door and side screen with bevelled glass. Double glazed leaded light windows on two sides. Glazed door to inner hallway and door to:

Cloakroom 
Comprising a Victorian style high level garden pattern WC with matching wall mounted hand wash basin both with brass furnishing. Three quarter tiled walls and tiled flooring and radiator. Double glazed opaque glass window to side.

Inner Hall 
Double glazed leaded light window to front. Wood panelling with opaque glass above. Two radiators and casement doors to dining room. Three wall light points and picture rails. Under stairs meter cupboard and staircase to first floor. Hardwood casement doors to:

Family Room 
28'0 X 13'3 overall
Double glazed leaded light windows to front and side. Double sided fireplace with attractive brick built chimney breast incorporating a basket with real living flame coal effect gas fire and polished wood shelf and timber above. Radiator, coved cornice, down lighters and open to:

Television Room 
28' max x 13'3
Double glazed leaded light windows to garden with stunning views of the Kentish countryside overlooking Cudham. Double sided fireplace with attractive brick built chimney breast and storage shelve. Coved cornice, radiator, down lighters and Sonas ceiling speakers for the sound system. Step down to:

Garden Room 
14'6 X 14'0
With magnificent views of the local countryside overlooking Cudham. Triple aspect double glazed leaded light windows and sliding patio doors to the sun terraces and gardens. Coved cornice, central ceiling light with French wicker style paddle fan and Sonas ceiling speakers for the sound system.

Dining Room 
19'2 X 15'8
Double glazed leaded light windows to side and front. Brick built feature wall, two radiators, beamed ceiling, Sonas ceiling speakers for the sound system, picture rail, book shelves, casement doors to hallway and door to:

Utility Room 
15'7 X 8'4
Range of wall and base cupboard units with double stainless steel sink unit with mixer taps. Built in storage cupboard, stainless steel Fisher & Paykel fridge freezer, radiator and picture rail. Double glazed leaded light windows to side and rear. Lobby area with large storage cupboard and wall mounted gas fired boiler, Adelaide glass block wall divider, tiled flooring and double glazed window and door to garden.

Study 
9'3 X 9'2
Beamed ceiling, two plate racks, two wall light points, tiled flooring and step up to:

Kitchen Breakfast Room 
21'7 X 19' 0
Range of wall and base cupboard units incorporating display cabinets, plate rack with space saver and drawers. Two butler sinks with Victorian style mixer taps, Siemens dishwasher and marble worktops. Smeg seven burner gas range with double extractor canopy. Tiled walls and flooring, beamed ceiling and Adelaide glass block wall. Open to the breakfast area with matching dresser incorporating two wine racks and glass display cabinets. Integrated AEG microwave, cook book bookcase, two radiators, beamed ceiling, down lighters and double glazed leaded light window to side and sliding patio doors to the terrace with breath taking views over the local countryside.

First Floor 

Landing 
Large storage cupboard with hanging space and ample storage shelves. Picture rail, radiator, access to loft via a ladder with light, power partly boarded and insulated. Double glazed leaded light window to side and door to:

Master Bedroom 
20'9 x 15'5
Double glazed leaded light windows to side and rear with breath-taking views looking towards Cudham. Range of solid wood wardrobes with ample hanging space, matching dressing table with large mirror above and two bedside cabinets, drawer unit to one wall with rise and fall television unit and matching ottoman with window seat. Coved cornice spotlights, central light with paddle fan and three wall light points. Doors to:

Luxury Ensuite 
Comprising freestanding cast iron roll top bath with claw feet and brass central antique style mixer taps with hand held shower attachment. Victorian style vanity hand wash basin with blue and white floral design and three-hole basin mixer taps. Cupboard below with stone top. Matching low flush WC and bidet. Fully tiled double shower cubicle with patterned opaque glass door, fixed head shower with Victorian style furnishings. Large airing cupboard with hot water tank and immersion heater. Half panelled walls with dado rail, radiator and towel rail. Light oak Amtico flooring and two double glazed leaded light windows.

Bedroom 2 
13'10 x 13'1
Double glazed leaded light windows to front and side. Range of comprehensive wardrobes with ample hanging space and drawers below to one wall with display shelving, matching chest of drawers and bedside cabinet. Radiator, coved cornice, central light with paddle fan and doors to:

Ensuite Shower Room 
Enclosed shower cubicle with glass door and Aqualisa power shower, round contemporary frosted glass hand wash basin with chrome mixer taps and chrome podium. Vanity shelf, part tiled walls, down lighters and extractor fan.

Bedroom 3 
13'9 x 13'1
Double glazed leaded light dual aspect windows with breath-taking far-reaching views over the local countryside in both directions. Extensive range of solid wooden wardrobes with matching desk unit, shelving and display units. Inset china circular vanity hand wash basin with chrome mixer taps and cupboard below. Radiator, two bedside tables, coved cornice, central light with paddle fan, Sonas ceiling speakers for the sound system.

Bedroom 4 
11'3 x 9'8
Double glazed leaded light window to side and radiator.

Bedroom 5 
9'9 x 9'8
Double glazed leaded light window to side garden. Range of sliding door wardrobes with ample hanging space.

Luxury Family Bathroom 
Comprising contemporary freestanding oval bath tub with chrome central eco bath filler and handheld shower attachment. Vanity hand wash basin with chrome mixer tap, cupboard below with marble top. Dual flush WC and matching bidet. Double shower cubicle with glass door, fixed head shower with inset wall tap control. Chrome ladder style heated towel rail, two mirrors with sensitive lighting and electric points and glass vanity shelves. Attractive vaulted ceiling with spotlights, fully tiled walls and matching flooring. Dual aspect double glazed leaded light windows

Outside 

Tennis Court 
Enclosed hard court.

Double Garage 
With remote controlled up and over doors and personal door to gardens.

The Grounds 
Extend to approximately one and a half acres. Mainly laid to lawn with an extensive range of shrubs and herbaceous borders, mature trees and conifers. The tennis court sits behind a manicured privet hedge and a winding footpath will take you through the private woodland where wildlife are regular visitors to the garden including badgers, foxes and the odd deer. There is a nature pond under a weeping willow tree and this can all be viewed from the raised terrace with its discrete lighting which surrounds the rear of the property. To the front of the property is a long driveway which leads to remote controlled electric gates. A further extensive sweeping driveway with parking for several cars leads to a double garage with remote controlled electric up and over doors. The lawns surrounding the residence have mature hedgerows, shrubs and trees. This truly is a wonderful spacious 5-bedroom family home with the most spectacular views in the local area and being within one and a half miles t

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
25 May 2016

Nearest stations

  • Chelsfield (0.8 mi)
  • Knockholt (1.2 mi)
  • Orpington (2.0 mi)
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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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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 (0.8 mi)
  • Knockholt (1.2 mi)
  • Orpington (2.0 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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Standard geographic charges from landlines and mobiles apply and calls may be included in your telecom provider's call package.

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