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4 bedroom detached house for sale

Uckfield Lane, Hever, Edenbridge, Kent, TN8

Guide Price £1,100,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Contemporary modern home
  • Stylishly presented
  • Edge of popular village
  • Hever station 0.7 miles
  • 4 bedrooms
  • 2 bath/shower rooms
  • Swimming pool
  • Landscaped gardens
  • EPC Rating = C

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Contemporary styled detached family home with swimming pool and established gardens located on the edge of this historic village and in an Area Of Natural Beauty.


Wayside is located on the edge of the Historic village of Hever, famous for its Castle with its historical connections with Anne Boleyn, second wife of King Henry VIII. The property also offers good access to the local town of Edenbridge with a Waitrose, and further afield, Sevenoaks, Tunbridge Wells, Tonbridge, Oxted and East Grinstead. There is a school bus service passing the property to Tunbridge Wells and Penshurst station to Tonbridge for schools. There are many picturesque country walks and number of local public houses.
Comprehensive Shopping: Edenbridge - 2.7 miles, East Grinstead - 9.4 miles, Tunbridge Wells - 9.3 miles & Sevenoaks - 10.2 miles.
Mainline Rail Services: Hever (0.7 miles) and Edenbridge stations (3.2 miles) have a fast service to London Bridge/Victoria. Hildenborough (8.5 miles)and Sevenoaks (10.3 miles) stations to Cannon St/Charing Cross.
Primary Schools: Hever, Penshurst, Chiddingstone, Fordcombe and Langton Green.
Grammar and State Schools: Weald of Kent Girls, Tonbridge Girls Grammar and Judd Boys Grammar schools in Tonbridge. Tunbridge Wells Girls and Boys Grammar Schools and the Skinners Boys School in Tunbridge Wells. Bennett Memorial in Tunbridge Wells
Private Schools: Holmewood House Preparatory School in Langton Green, The Preparatory Schools at Brambletye, Stoke Brunswick and Ashdown. Tonbridge and Sevenoaks Public
Sporting Facilities: Edenbridge Leisure Centre. Golf at Hever Castle Golf Club, Holtye and Sweetwoods Golf Clubs in Cowden and also at the two Royal Ashdown courses (Forest Row), Piltdown, Paxhill Park and East Sussex National (Uckfield). Racing at Lingfield Park, Plumpton and Brighton. Sailing at Bough Beech.
The A22 provides access to the M25 and thus London and the suburbs, the south coast, Gatwick and Heathrow Airports and the Channel Tunnel Terminus.


Wayside is a distinctive and attractive family house which has been the subject of complete remodelling and refurbishment by the present owners. The property is stylishly presented throughout with a superb bespoke kitchen by Martin Moore and contemporary bathroom suites. The drawing room and kitchen/dining room have high ceilings with deep windows and full height bi-fold doors opening to the south-west facing terrace. There is under floor heating to the ground floor and first floor bathrooms. Also of note is the attractive garden which features a heated swimming pool, paved terrace with bar area and timber summerhouse. In total the plot amounts to about 0.5 of an acre.

• A covered porch with oak front door leads to the generous entrance hall with stairs rising to the first floor, under stairs cupboards, a boot room and stylish cloakroom.
• The drawing room is an impressive double aspect room with a feature fireplace and wood burning stove. Bi-fold doors open to the rear terrace.
• The study is approached from the drawing room and has an outlook to the front and recessed shelving.
• The superb kitchen/dining room has a comprehensive range of bespoke wall and base cupboards with matching island unit by Martin Moore. Granite work surfaces incorporate a double sink and separate preparation sink, and extend over the island unit to provide a breakfast bar. Appliances include Miele oven, steam oven, warming drawer, dishwasher, induction hob with extractor fan over, wine fridge and space for fridge freezer. The dining area has a roof light and bi-folding doors to the rear terrace.
• The adjoining utility room has wall and base cupboards, space for appliances and direct access to outside.
• Arranged over the first floor is the master suite which comprises a well proportioned bedroom with access to a balcony and a roof light. There is a walk-in wardrobe and spacious en suite bathroom with separate walk-in shower, an airing cupboard and automatic lighting.
• There are three further bedrooms, two of which have fitted wardrobes.
• The family bathroom is well appointed and completes the accommodation.
• The house is approached via wooden electrically operated gates over a drive which provides parking for a number of cars.
• The rear garden features a generous paved terrace with a covered oak frame bar, which houses gas and charcoal barbeques, hot plate, sink and wine fridge. This area provides a wonderful place for al fresco entertaining. The heated pool has an electrically operated safety cover and a spa pool. There is a timber frame summerhouse with power, light and water connected. To the rear of this building is a W.C. and a pump room. The attractive gardens are principally laid to lawn with well stocked beds and borders including roses, ornamental pear trees, oak and beech trees. Within the garden is a timber shed. There is access to the front from either side of the house with one side having a log store.

Square Footage: 2,333 sq ft
Acreage: 0.5 Acres


Leave the M25 at junction 5, and proceed onto the A25 heading east. Turn right towards Edenbridge on the B2042 and proceed down Ide Hill forking left signposted to Bough Beech. Continue over a small bridge turning immediately right, opposite The Wheatsheaf Public House, towards Hever and proceed past Hever Golf Club, Hever Castle and Henry VIII Public House. At the next T-junction, turn left onto Uckfield Lane and continue up the hill passing The Greyhound Public House on the left. Wayside will be found on the right hand side after about 0.2 of a mile.

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18 January 2018

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