5 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Crockham Hill, Edenbridge, TN8

£1,575,000

Property Description

Key features

  • MAJOR PART OF GOTHIC STYLE MANSION
  • FIVE BEDROOMS
  • FOUR BATHROOMS
  • DETACHED GARAGE BUILDING + AMPLE PARKING
  • OXTED 15 MINUTES DRIVE & EDENBRIDGE 7 MINUTES DRIVE

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

OVERVIEW *WATCH OUR AERIAL DRONE VIDEO* Lewins forms the major part of this stunning Grade II Listed Gothic style mansion dating from the late 1800's. The building retains many of its period features and we actively encourage internal viewings to really appreciate the property. There are large reception rooms with 11ft high ceilings, feature fireplaces, polished hardwood flooring, fabulous cornicing throughout, dado rails, picture rails and plate racks, sash and multi pane casement windows. A real feature of note is the Great Reception Hall featuring hand detailed corniced and moulded ceilings plus Ionic pillars. The house arguably has the best outlook in the TN8 postcode looking out over rolling countryside with stunning views. The house sits on approximately 3.7 acres of beautifully cared for gardens and grounds.
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SITUATION The property is situated on the southern side of the popular village of Crockham Hill, TN8 just south of Limpsfield Chart. The nearby town of Oxted has a comprehensive range of shops, schools and recreational facilities and is only a ten minute drive away. The smaller town of Edenbridge is approximately two miles away and has a range of local amenities, a large Waitrose supermarket, a hospital and a large leisure centre. There are excellent schools in the local area that include Hazelwood at Limpsfield Chart, Notre Dame at Lingfield and Hawthorns in Bletchingley plus the locally renowned state secondary school in Oxted. The property is conveniently positioned for transport links including Hurst Green station; only a short drive away, providing mainline links to London Victoria and London Bridge. The house is well placed for the motorway network and this can be accessed at junction six of the M25 approximately a fifteen minute drive away. Gatwick airport lies a twenty five minute drive away. 

GROUND FLOOR  

GRAND RECEPTION HALL 39' 9" x 21' 2" (12.12m x 6.45m) Storm porch leading to a stunning reception hallway with hardwood parquet flooring, high ceilings with detailed cornicing, wall panelling, hand painted Ionic pillars, a feature fireplace with a large wood-burning stove, a bay window with stunning far-reaching views, a staircase to the first floor and a magnificent grandfather clock hand built to fit the room. There are also doors into the kitchen, the reception rooms and the garden room though a bespoke stained glass door.  

SITTING ROOM 26' 2" x 14' 11" (7.98m x 4.55m) A welcoming room with hardwood parquet flooring, a feature fireplace, two large bay windows offering twin aspect views, a high ceiling with detailed cornicing and two radiators.  

KITCHEN/BREAKFAST ROOM 14' 9" x 10' 2" (4.5m x 3.1m) The kitchen/breakfast room has a range of base and wall units, tiled flooring, tiled splashbacks, a stainless steel sink, an integrated oven and separate grill, a four ring induction hob with electric hood, a window, space for a table and chairs plus an external rear door accessed through the adjacent utility room.  

GARDEN ROOM 14' 6" x 7' 10" (4.42m x 2.39m) This addition to the property accessed off the reception hallway though a door containing an magnificent piece of stained glass allows one to relax and enjoy the panoramic southerly views on offer.  

DRAWING ROOM 24' 1" x 18' 7" (7.34m x 5.66m) The drawing room has hardwood flooring, high ceilings with detailed cornicing, twin aspect bay windows, wooden wall panelling with a feature window bench, two radiators, a feature fireplace and a door into the entrance hallway. 

DINING ROOM 28' 10" x 16' 2" (8.79m x 4.93m) This magnificent room has high ceilings with detailed cornicing, carpeted flooring, an imposing feature fireplace, wall panelling, large rear facing windows, two radiators, external doors opening out onto the rear garden, a doorway into the butlers pantry and a doorway into the entrance hallway.  

BUTLERS PANTRY & CLOAKROOM The butlers pantry connects the dining room, the entrance hallway and the cellar. There is also a handy downstairs cloakroom on the ground floor located off the entrance hallway by the storm porch.  

CELLAR A generous cellar comprising of a wine store (10'7 x 9'6) and the boiler room (20'5 x 12) allowing for easy access and maintenance.  

FIRST FLOOR  

BEDROOM ONE 19' 2" x 16' 8" (5.84m x 5.08m) Main double bedroom with large twin aspect windows offering stunning views, carpeted flooring, two radiators, a built in wardrobe, a covered fireplace and a door into the ensuite bathroom. 

ENSUITE TO BEDROOM ONE A half tiled ensuite bathroom with tiled flooring, a roll top bath with shower mixer tap, a heated towel rail, a pedestal basin, a W/C and an extractor fan.  

BEDROOM TWO 20' 3" x 14' 11" (6.17m x 4.55m) Second double bedroom with twin aspect windows and access onto a south facing balcony, there is carpeted flooring, a radiator and a door into the ensuite bathroom.  

ENSUITE TO BEDROOM TWO A half tiled ensuite bathroom with tiled flooring, a roll top bath with shower mixer tap, a feature stained glass window, a heated towel rail, a pedestal basin, a high flush W/C and an extractor fan.  

BEDROOM THREE 20' 3" x 14' 10" (6.17m x 4.52m) Currently used as a study by our clients the third double bedroom has a window offering stunning views, carpeted flooring and fitted bookshelves and storage cupboards.  

BEDROOM FOUR 16' 2" x 14' 5" (4.93m x 4.39m) A further double bedroom with a rear facing window, a feature fireplace, carpeted flooring, coving to the ceiling and picture rails plus a radiator.  

BATHROOM ONE A family bathroom with a bath and shower attachment, a pedestal basin, a W/C, a window, a heated towel rail, a radiator, carpeted flooring, plus a further storage cupboard.  

BEDROOM FIVE 11' 10" x 10' 6" (3.61m x 3.2m) The fifth bedroom has a carpeted flooring, a window offering far reaching views, coving to the ceiling, picture rails and a doorway into bedroom three (not currently used).  

BATHROOM TWO The second family bathroom is half tiled with a bath plus a shower attachment, a pedestal basin, a W/C, a window, a heated towel rail, a radiator, tiled flooring, a separate corner shower cubicle plus a storage cupboard. There is also a separate cloakroom adjacent to this room accessed off the main landing. 

STOREROOM/WORKSHOP 14' 4" x 13' 5" (4.37m x 4.09m) A room located on the first floor divided into two rooms currently used as a storeroom and a workshop by our clients, the room has a window, carpeted flooring and a stud wall to separate the two spaces. (Measurements are a total of both rooms). 

OUTSIDE  

DETACHED GARAGE BUILDING 35' 6" x 21' 8" (10.82m x 6.6m) A great addition built in 1993 the detached garage building has an automated doors, a handy cloakroom, a kitchenette, a car lift, a staircase to a mezzanine level where the inner workings of the clock tower and its bell are on show. There are five windows allowing plenty of natural light into the space. The upstairs mezzanine level could lend itself to any number of future uses or could potentially be converted into further accommodation (Stp). 

DETACHED SINGLE GARAGE 19' 5" x 8' 1" (5.92m x 2.46m) A further single garage accessed via a driveway the other side of the main house. The structure has an up-and-over door.  

OUTBUILDING 24' 5" x 11' 4" (7.44m x 3.45m) An additional outbuilding currently laid out as three garden storerooms. (Measurements are a total of all the rooms). 

GROUNDS The property is approached by a sweeping gravel driveway. There is access to the detached double garage and the front entrance porch off the large driveway space.
The grounds at Lewins extend to approximately 3.7 acres. The are large level lawn areas, well kept beds with mature trees and shrubs interwoven by gravel pathways and walkways. There is an attractive water feature on the south lawn in the form of a fountain and pond. There is a larger pond towards the foot of the plot. The grounds also benefit from a greenhouse and vegetable patch as well as a large rear patio accessed from the dining room. 

PLATFORM HISTORICAL NOTE Lewins was built in the Gothic style having been designed by the Scottish architect John Brydon, a colleague of Richard Norman Shaw. In fact there is so much history surrounding Lewins that the owners have written a book about it. Please ask us at Platform for some further details! 

CONSUMER PROTECTION FROM UNFAIR TRADING REGULATIONS 2008 Platform Property (the agent) has not tested any apparatus, equipment, fixtures and fittings or services and therefore cannot verify that they are in working order or fit for the purpose. A buyer is advised to obtain verification from their solicitor or surveyor. References to the tenure of a property are based on information supplied by the seller. Platform Property has not had sight of the title documents. Items shown in photographs are NOT included unless specifically mentioned within the sales particulars. They may however be available by separate negotiation, please ask us at Platform Property. We kindly ask that all buyers check the availability of any property of ours and make an appointment to view with one of our team before embarking on any journey to see a property.  

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01 October 2016

Nearest stations

  • Edenbridge (1.9 mi)
  • Edenbridge Town (2.4 mi)
  • Hurst Green (2.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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The Dairy Swan Lane Farm, Edenbridge, TN8 6AL

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Nearest stations

  • Edenbridge (1.9 mi)
  • Edenbridge Town (2.4 mi)
  • Hurst Green (2.7 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Platform Property, Kent & Surrey

The Dairy Swan Lane Farm, Edenbridge, TN8 6AL

01732 677107 Local call rate

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