7 bedroom detached house for sale

Farley Common, Westerham, Kent, TN16

Under Offer £2,250,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Impressive Georgian style family home
  • versatile accommodation
  • immaculately presented
  • self contained 2 bed flat
  • Westerham 0.8 miles
  • M25 5 miles
  • Gardens
  • Swimming pool & tennis court
  • EPC Rating = D

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

IMPRESSIVE GEORGIAN STYLE FAMILY HOUSE IMMACULATELY PRESENTED THROUGHOUT WITH A SELF CONTAINED FLAT AND SOUTH FACING GARDEN

Location

• The Vikings is situated in a secluded position approximately 0.8 of a mile from the centre of the sought after historic town of Westerham with its pretty Green, period properties, good range of shopping facilities, antique shops and excellent restaurants.
• Comprehensive Shopping: Oxted and Sevenoaks are about 4 and 7 miles away.
• Mainline rail services: Oxted to Victoria and London Bridge. Sevenoaks to Charing Cross/Cannon Street. www.nationalrail.co.uk.
• Primary Schools: Westerham, Brasted and Limpsfield.
• State Schools: Oxted. Judd Boys Grammar and Weald of Kent and Tonbridge Girls Grammar in Tonbridge, Knole Academy.
• Private Schools: Public Schools in Sevenoaks and Tonbridge. Hazlewood preparatory school in Limpsfield Chart. Radnor House School for Girls in Sundridge.
• Leisure Facilities: Limpsfield Tennis and Squash Club, health centre and pool complex in Oxted. Public and private golf course, including Westerham, Limpsfield Chart and Tandridge Golf Club. National Trust properties including Chartwell and Emmetts.
• The M25 is easily accessed at junction 5 (5 miles), which links to other motorway networks and Gatwick and Heathrow Airports.

Description

The Vikings is an impressive and distinctive family house believed to date from 1935 with Georgian influences. The property has been extended over the years and now incorporates a spacious two bedroom self contained flat. Internally, the house is immaculately presented with a contemporary kitchen, modern bathroom suites, multi pane sash windows, cornice and ceiling roses. The property is situated within established south-facing gardens located on a private road on the edge of Westerham.

• The principal reception rooms together with the generous reception hall provide spacious and elegant areas for formal entertaining. The drawing room is triple aspect with a French door opening to the south facing terrace, a contemporary gas fireplace and in-ceiling speakers. The dining room has an outlook to the front and the sitting room has access to the rear terrace via a pair of French doors and has views over the garden and pool.
• A study also has an outlook to the rear.
• The impressive kitchen/breakfast room by Martin Moore comprises a range of base units, full height larder cupboards and a wine rack with Quartz work surfaces and a matching island unit. A 1½ stainless steel sink has a waste disposal and Quooker hot tap. Miele appliances include an oven, steam/combi oven, warming drawer and induction hob with extractor fan over, a Siemans dishwasher and space for a fridge-freezer. The room is double aspect with direct access to the rear terrace.
• The utility room has storages cupboards, work surfaces incorporating a sink and space for appliances.
• There are two cloakrooms, one accessed from the reception hall and the second via the inner lobby.
• The first floor landing has an outlook to the side and access to the roof space via a fold-down ladder.
• The master bedroom has far reaching views over the rear garden and beyond, an extensive range of fitted wardrobes and concealed doors to a stylish en suite bathroom with separate walk-in shower and a wooden wash stand with 'his and hers' bowl basins.
• The guest bedroom is served by a modern en suite shower room.
• There are three further bedrooms all with southerly views and fitted wardrobes.
• The family bathroom is well appointed and features a W.C with high level cistern and bath with shower over.
• The excellent self-contained flat is accessed either from the inner lobby in the house or directly from outside. Stairs rise to the first floor landing. The spacious open plan sitting/dining room has views to the south and an outlook to the side. There is a well appointed kitchen with electric appliances, two bedrooms and a modern well appointed bathroom.
• The house is approached over a gravel drive which provides parking and leads to a single garage and an integral double garage, both with electrically operated doors.
• The gardens as a whole are established and provide an attractive backdrop to the house. There is a south facing paved terrace to the rear providing an ideal area for al fresco entertaining and there is an electrically operated sun awning. The pool area has a rubberised bonded gravel surround and an electrically operated safety cover, with the plant equipment located in the adjacent summerhouse. Lawns stretch the length of the garden with formal flower beds, a high brick wall to one side planted with fruit trees and shrub borders. There is a pond area with a Japanese theme and aquatic planning. On from here is a wooded area which in turn leads to the tennis court which is in need of refurbishing. There is a vegetable garden with a greenhouse and garden shed and the total plot amounts to about 1.4 acres.

Square Footage: 4,386 sq ft
Acreage: 1.4 Acres

Directions

From the M25 junction 5, take the A21 towards Hastings and the second exit onto the A25 heading west. Proceed through Brasted and into Westerham, take the second turning right onto the B2024 Croydon Road. Continue for about 0.75 of a mile then turn left into Farley Lane, proceed for about 0.3 of a mile turning right into a no through road. The Vikings is second property on the left hand side.

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Added on Rightmove:
10 October 2016

Nearest stations

  • Oxted (2.8 mi)
  • Hurst Green (2.9 mi)
  • Edenbridge (4.1 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Oxted (2.8 mi)
  • Hurst Green (2.9 mi)
  • Edenbridge (4.1 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

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74 High Street, Sevenoaks, TN13 1JR

01732 677043 Local call rate

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