2 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

High Street, Seal, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN15

Under Offer £575,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Charming village home
  • Grade II listed
  • Seal village approx. 200 meters
  • Sevenoaks station approx. 2.3 miles
  • Character features
  • Delightful established gardens
  • Garage and off road parking

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Charming Grade II listed cottage located within the desirable village of Seal and approximately 2.3 miles from Sevenoaks Station.

Description

Keepers Lodge is a charming Grade II listed cottage of character set within delightful and established gardens. The property is believed to date from the 16th century with later additions and has lapsed planning to extend the ground floor (14/03075/HOUSE). Character features include good ceiling heights, an impressive fireplace in the sitting room, exposed wall and ceiling timbers, some exposed brick walls and attractive multi-pane casement windows. The property also benefits from a generous gravelled parking area and a garage.

An attractive front door opens to the hall which has access to the cloakroom.

The impressive sitting room is double aspect and features an attractive brick faux fireplace, and stairs rising to the first floor. The vaulted dining area has exposed timbers and charming multi-pane doors to the rear garden.

The kitchen/breakfast room has an outlook to the front and is fitted with a comprehensive range of wall and base units. Work surfaces incorporate a 1½ bowl sink and appliances include a double oven, combination microwave, gas hob with extractor fan, dishwasher and washing machine with a space for a fridge freezer. There is access to the cellar and a rear lobby with glazed door to the rear garden.

The cellar provides storage but does have limited head height.

The two bedrooms are accessed by separate staircases. The master bedroom has an outlook to the front, fitted wardrobes and storage. There is an airing cupboard and access to the adjoining shower room which has an outlook over the rear garden. The part vaulted second bedroom is double aspect with views over the rear and side, and fitted wardrobes. Completing the accommodation is a well-appointed bathroom with shower over the bath, adjacent to the second bedroom.

The house is approached over a gravelled drive providing ample parking for a number of cars. There is also a single garage. The gravel drive continues to a path leading to the front door flanked on one side by mature hedging and to the other, well stocked hydrangea beds.

The delightful south facing rear garden comprises a generous paved terrace which provides an excellent area for al fresco entertaining and extends to one side. Stone edged raised beds flank the terrace and are stocked with a variety of shrubs and flowers. Steps lead to an area of lawn flanked by a further well stocked shrub bed. The remainder of the garden is laid to lawn, interspersed with shrubs and trees and to the rear is a garden shed. Planting includes honeysuckle adorning the rear elevation, roses, hydrangeas, yew trees, heather and established hedging. There is a high degree of privacy, together with a side gate leading to the parking area.

Location

Keepers Lodge is located within the sought after village of Seal offering local shops and amenities. Sevenoaks High Street is within 1.9 miles and provides a multitude of shops, supermarkets, pubs and restaurants.
• Mainline Rail Services: Sevenoaks (2.3 miles) to London Bridge/Charing Cross/Cannon Street.
• Primary Schools: Riverhead infant and Amherst junior schools. St Thomas’ RCP, St John’s CEP, Sevenoaks, and Lady Boswell’s CEP Schools.
• Secondary Schools: Knole Academy, Trinity Secondary School and Weald of Kent Girls Grammar in Sevenoaks. Judd Boys Grammar, Weald of Kent and Tonbridge Girls Grammar in Tonbridge. Skinners, Bennett Memorial and Tunbridge Wells Boys and Girls Grammar Schools in Tunbridge Wells.
• Private Schools: Sevenoaks, Tonbridge, Sackville and Walthamstow Hall Secondary Schools. Sevenoaks, The Granville, Solefields and New Beacon Preparatory Schools in Sevenoaks. St Michaels & Russell House Preparatory Schools in Otford. Radnor House in Sundridge.
• Leisure Facilities: Wildernesse and Knole Golf clubs in Sevenoaks and Nizels Golf and Leisure Centre in Hildenbrough. Sevenoaks Sports and Leisure Centre. Cricket, Hockey, Football and Rugby in the Vine area of Sevenoaks.
All distances are approximate.

Square Footage: 1,291 sq ft

Directions

From Sevenoaks town centre, proceed in a northerly direction along the High Street continuing straight over the Pembroke Road traffic lights. Take the right fork into Seal Hollow Road and proceed for about a mile to the traffic lights on the Seal Road. Turn right towards Seal and continue towards the village. After passing Seal Drive on the right hand side, Keepers Lodge is the next property on the right.


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
10 September 2019

Nearest stations

  • Bat & Ball (1.0 mi)
  • Kemsing (1.4 mi)
  • Sevenoaks (1.8 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Bat & Ball (1.0 mi)
  • Kemsing (1.4 mi)
  • Sevenoaks (1.8 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Savills, Sevenoaks

74 High Street, Sevenoaks, TN13 1JR

01732 677043 Local call rate

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