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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Amherst Hill, Riverhead, TN13

Sold STC £699,999

Property Description

Key features

  • Superb Detached Period Residence
  • Central Riverhead location
  • Four Double Bedrooms
  • Character Features
  • Two Receptions and Kitchen
  • Garage / Office Outbuilding
  • Apply Sevenoaks

Full description

A most attractive double bay fronted four bedroom detached period residence, believed to date from the 1800s, nestled in the heart of the sought after village of Riverhead. Set proudly in an elevated position, the property boasts an enviable location within easy reach of the excellent Riverhead and Amherst Schools, an array of doorstep amenities. A wider array of all shopping, social and educational facilities can be found in the immediate neighbouring town of Sevenoaks, including fast and frequent mainline rail links to London in less than thirty minutes. Requiring modernisation throughout, the well proportioned accommodation boasts a wealth of character features and currently comprises entrance porch and hallway, dual aspect bay fronted sitting room, separate bay fronted dining room, kitchen, first floor landing providing access to four double bedrooms and the family bathroom. Externally the property benefits from a detached studio office, an oversized single garage with additional parking and walled garden surrounds. Available with no onward chain, your early internal viewing comes highly recommended in order to fully appreciate this family home and all it has to offer.

Entrance Hall - Attractively tiled flooring in diamond pattern, carpeted staircase ascending to first floor with useful under stairs storage area and doors off to both reception rooms.

Sitting Room - 21'8 x 14 (6.60m x 0.36m) - Spacious principal reception room is dual aspect with feature multi pane bay window to front (inclusive of banquet style seating with inset storage for the window shutters) as well as a multi paned windows to side. Two double radiators, fitted carpet, feature built in display unit with shelving, exposed feature timber, picture rail and open fireplace with exposed miniature brick surround and hearth as the focal point for the room.

Dining Room - 13'6 x 12'7 (4.11m x 3.84m) - Feature multi pane bay window to front (inclusive of banquet style seating and inset storage space for window shutters), built in storage cupboards to both sides of the fireplace, double radiator, coved ceiling, telephone point, exposed wooden floorboards and feature open fireplace with miniature brick surround and hearth as focal point for the room. Door to kitchen.

Kitchen - 16'8 x 8 (5.08m x 0.20m) - Twin multi pane windows to rear, matching part glazed door providing access to the rear, quarry tiled flooring, range of wall and base units with roll top work surfaces incorporating one and a half stainless steel sink and drainer, space for washing machine, floor standing boiler and localised wall tiling.

First Floor Landing - Part galleried feature landing with multi paned roof window to front elevation, access hatch to loft, radiator, exposed feature timber, fitted carpet and doors off to all rooms.

Bedroom One - 14'6 x 11'1 (4.42m x 3.38m) - Dual aspect double bedroom with multi paned windows to rear and side, two radiators, fitted carpet, series of built in bedroom furniture comprising wardrobes and overhead storage cupboards, sink unit inset to tiled vanity surround and exposed feature beam.

Bedroom Two - 12'7 x 11'4 (3.84m x 3.45m) - Double bedroom with multi paned window to front, radiator, picture rail, fitted carpet, built in storage cupboard, telephone point and interconnecting door to bedroom four.

Bedroom Three - 12'7 x 11'4 (3.84m x 3.45m) - Double bedroom with multi paned window to front, picture rail, radiator, fitted carpet, built in storage cupboard, series of wall and base units for storage, ornate feature fireplace with tiled slips as focal point to the room.

Bedroom Four - 11'2 X 7'8 (3.40m X 2.34m) - Double bedroom with multi paned window to rear, picture rail, radiator, pedestal wash hand basin, built in airing cupboard housing water cylinder and doors to both bedroom two and the first floor landing.

Bathroom - 7'8 X 7'6 (2.34m X 2.29m) - Multi paned opaque window to rear, picture rail, heated towel rail, vinyl flooring, white suite comprising bath with tiled surround, low level wc and pedestal wash basin.

Office / Studio - 17'3 X 8'2 (5.26m X 2.49m) - Studio office is detached from the property but attached to the rear of the garage. Multi pane entrance door to front with matching sash windows also to front and roof windows to both front and rear elevations, open fire place with exposed brick chimney breast and lever latch door to wc with opaque window to front and high flush wc.

Garage / Parking - Situated at the rear of the property there is a detached oversized single garage with pitched tile roof, large metal up and over door to front, multipane window to side, velux style roof window, inspection pit and exterior water tap. Further parking area in front of the garage.

Garden - Predominately located to the front of the property the delightful garden is mainly laid to lawn, set within a neatly walled and hedged perimeter. The property is approached by a period brick path running straight up the middle of the garden.
There is a section of land to the right of the driveway that is also owned by the Vendor who informs us that this was previously used as a vegetable patch.

Property Misdescriptions Act 1991 The agent has not tested any apparatus, fixtures and fittings or services and so cannot verify that they are in working order or fit for their purpose. A buyer is advised to obtain verification from their solicitor or surveyor.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
22 November 2016


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