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2 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Forge Road, Southborough

Sold STC £340,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Two Double Bedrooms
  • Semi-Detached Victorian Home
  • Beautifuly Renovated Throughout
  • Recently Fitted Upstairs Bathroom
  • Stunning Fitted Kitchen With Bi-Fold Doors To Garden
  • Retained Period Features
  • Two Reception Rooms
  • Working Fireplace To Living Room
  • South-Facing Rear Garden
  • Ideal First Time Buy

Full description

Acting as Sole Agents, LeGrys is pleased to bring to the market this rather beautiful two double bedroom Victorian home in Forge Road, Southborough. The present owners have tastefully renovated the property throughout whilst retaining some of the delightful period features you would expect from a property of this age. The property benefits from an attractive South-Facing garden and is situated in a street just minutes away from the high street which offers an array of independent shops and amenities to include Southborough Library and Doctors Surgery.

A pathway through the front walled garden leads you to the entrance door and also provides access to the rear garden. Once inside you find the spacious living room to the front of the house.

The living room has been decorated in dashing light grey colours and includes an attractive, fully working Victorian fireplace with solid wood surround and useful fitted oak shelving to either side of the chimney breast. A handmade cupboard in the corner of the living room carefully hides the electrical consumer unit. A large window to the front ensures that the living room is always full of natural light.
Behind the living room you will find the dining room, which itself is a great size with light flooding in through the window and bi-fold doors in the open kitchen area. The dining room benefits from a large under stairs cupboard along with an eye-catching Victorian fireplace with solid wood surround.
The recently fitted, solid wood kitchen is certainly the selling point with this property. An array of fitted floor and glass panelled cream wall unit’s line the sides with lovely contrasting wood surfaces adding a lovely touch. The kitchen benefits from a fitted NEFF fan oven with a NEFF five ring gas hob fitted above (with extractor hood) and a fitted dishwasher. A sink/drainer is ideally situated beneath the window to the side of the kitchen. The kitchen has been extended into a further seating area where a large sky light adds a wealth of natural light and handmade solid wood bi-fold doors open into the garden.
On the first floor you will find both double bedrooms along with the recently fitted family bathroom. Sitting at the front of the first floor you will find the master bedroom with a large window, over stairs cupboard and shelf above.
Bedroom two is another double currently used as a guest room. The second bedroom has a window overlooking the garden and a handy fitted cupboard above the stairs.
Completing the first floor is the family bathroom, which has been fitted to a high standard. The white suite comprises of an enclosed shower with rain head and handheld attachment, bath, chrome heated towel rail, WC and wash basin set on a slate counter top with fitted LED lit mirror above.
Outside you will find the beautifully renovated South-Facing garden. The garden benefits from a recently laid patio to both the side of the house and at the rear. Behind the patio is the lawn area with pretty railway sleeper flower beds and a useful shed for storage. The garden also benefits from an outside tap and double electrical point.

Tunbridge Wells is home to a number of well-regarded schools the closest being Southborough Primary and nearby Secondary schools include Skinners Grammar School, Tunbridge Wells Boys Grammar & Tunbridge Wells Girls Grammar, (TWGGS). Aside from the Grammar schools, there are a number of other choices including the Bennett Memorial Diocesan School, St Gregory's Catholic School and the Skinners Academy.

The house is well situated for a range of shops and services close by with many of the well-known high street retailers in the Royal Victoria Place Shopping Centre as well as the more individual independent shops and restaurateurs in both Tunbridge Wells High Street and Southborough High Street as well as the historic Pantiles.

For leisure, Knights Park offers a multi-screen cinema complex, a bowling alley and health/fitness club for those looking for activities close by as well as a number of Parks and recreation grounds, the closest being Southborough Common, Pennington Park and The Ridgewaye, all offering a range of activities depending on your preferences. Further facilities are available on the fringes of the town and in the surrounding countryside for a range of activities such as golf, cycling, horse riding, sailing and many others.

Transport links from ForgeRoad are excellent with High Brooms Main Line Station approximately a 15 - 20 minute walk (five minutes by car) offering a regular service to London (to the North) and Hastings (to the South). Tonbridge Main Line Train Station is also a short drive (approx 7-8 minute drive) also offering a great service to London and Ramsgate. The A21 is easily accessible just North of Southborough which gives access to the coast (to the South) and the M25 (to the North). Gatwick Airport is also within easy reach being around 30 miles away.


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21 November 2017


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