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West Hill, Downe, Orpington








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Homefield is a period four bedroom detached house set in just over 1/2 an acre of mature landscaped grounds, providing the perfect backdrop to this elegant country home.

The original house that once formed part of the Downe House Estate, has been extended over the years, to provide well balanced accommodation that is ideal for the demands of modern family life, whilst retaining much it's character and charm.

The entrance hall leads to a principle triple aspect lounge with feature fireplace. There is a separate study and access to what is a modern open plan dining room kitchen with views over gardens to front and access to the south aspect gardens to rear.

To the first floor are four well-presented bedrooms the master again being triple aspect with a well-presented modern en suite.

The beautiful garden is mainly laid to lawn with a mixture of mature trees and shrubs. There are also two newly laid porcelaine terraces that provide the perfect setting for al fresco dining or relaxation. The house is approached from a gated driveway leading to a detached double garage that set away from the house and has additional hard standing providing parking for several cars.

Mains gas, electricity, water and drainage. Gas central heating.

Homefield is situated in the charming village of Downe. The village was home to naturalist Charles Darwin for 40 years and open to the public is Down House (English Heritage) where he lived and worked.

The local primary school is now an academy which along with the two local hostelries and the Indian restaurant are all within walking distance. As is West Kent Golf club In addition, Downe provides access to excellent walking routes over the beautiful Kent countryside. There are bus services to both Bromley South and Orpington.

Local Authority: Bromley
Council Tax Band: G


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West Hill, Downe, Orpington


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  • Chelsfield Station3.0 miles
  • New Addington Tram Stop3.0 miles
  • King Henry's Drive Tram Stop3.2 miles
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