4 bedroom detached house for sale

Seal Chart, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN15

Sold STC £1,595,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Beautifully presented cottage of character
  • Wonderful gardens, countryside views
  • Excellent one bed annexe
  • About one acre in total
  • Gated driveway with ample parking
  • Secluded position in Seal Chart, AONB
  • EPC Rating = E

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Beautifully presented character home of spacious proportions, set in about one acre of wonderful gardens & grounds with countryside views.

Description

Stonepitts Cottage is a most attractive ragstone property of character, that has been the subject of meticulous updating to an exceptionally high specification. The light and beautifully presented accommodation is of spacious proportions, combining period features with contemporary embellishments. The property is set within established and manicured gardens benefitting from a high degree of privacy and countryside views, complementing the properties appeal.

Features include fireplaces, exposed beams, radiator covers, bay windows, multi-pane casement windows with ironmongery and matching door furniture. Egyptian limestone floor tiles to most of the ground floor. Limed ash flooring to the sitting room and wide plank solid French oak flooring to the first floor landing and bedrooms. Hansgrohe sanitary ware. Smallbone fitted cabinetry.

An attractive enclosed pitched porch benefits from a bespoke fitted wine rack and storage cabinet, and leads into the dining room.

The reception rooms provide excellent areas for both entertaining and everyday living. The spacious and triple aspect sitting room enjoys an outlook over the rear garden and double door access to the side terrace. The room benefits from a limestone open fireplace, and is fitted with bespoke Smallbone storage cupboards. The formal dining room has an elegant limestone fireplace and built in cupboards. There is a charming family/sitting room with double doors to a conservatory, which has access to the rear terrace. A study with fitted walnut furniture, which provides access to the stylish cloakroom.

The beautiful bespoke kitchen is fitted with a range of both walnut and hand painted wall and base cupboards. Marble work surfaces incorporate a twin copper sink. Miele integrated appliances include an induction hob, twin ovens, fridge, freezer and dishwasher. A stable door opens to the boot room which benefits from a built-in larder and a utility cupboard with space for appliances.

The master bedroom is arranged over the first floor and enjoys far reaching views over the garden and countryside. It features fitted Bernhardt Armoire wardrobes and a superbly appointed en suite bathroom.

There are three further double bedrooms, one of which has an adjoining dressing room/additional bedroom.

The stylishly presented family bathroom comprises a slipper bath with separate shower attachment, wash basin, heated towel rail and W.C.

The property is approached over a shared drive which in turn leads to the private electric gated entrance for Stonepitts Cottage. The driveway culminates in an ample parking area and leads to the excellent ancillary accommodation. The annexe benefits from under floor heating, and comprises a sitting room, a double bedroom and a well-appointed kitchen and shower room.

The gardens and grounds provide a wonderful backdrop to the house. They comprise an expanse of lawn to both the front and rear, which are well stocked with fruit trees (including cherry, plum and apple), herbaceous beds, shrubs and evergreen hedging to the perimeter. To the side of the house is a generous paved terrace, extending to the front and rear, and providing an excellent area for entertaining. There is also an attractive parterre garden and raised herb garden. Also within the garden is a charming summer house and two tractor sheds, all power and light connected. The gardens provide a high degree of privacy and in total amount to about one acre.

Location

Stonepitts Cottage is situated in a secluded position within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and Greenbelt, in the sought after area of Seal Chart. The neighbouring village of Seal (1.4 miles) offers local amenities, and Sevenoaks High Street (3.5 miles), benefits from shops, supermarkets, pubs and restaurants.

Comprehensive Shopping: Sevenoaks, Tonbridge and Bluewater.

Mainline Rail Services: Kemsing (1.3 miles) to London Victoria. Sevenoaks (3.9 miles) to London Charing Cross/Cannon Street/London Bridge.

Primary Schools: Seal, St Lawrence, St John’s, Kemsing, Ightham and Lady Boswell’s.

Secondary/Grammar Schools: Trinity and The Knoll in Sevenoaks, and Wrotham. Several in Tonbridge and Tunbridge Wells.

Private Schools: Sevenoaks, Tonbridge and Walthamstow Hall Secondary Schools. Sevenoaks, Solefields and New Beacon Preparatory Schools. St Michaels and Russell House Preparatory Schools in Otford. Radnor House in Sundridge.

Leisure Facilities: Bridle paths and walks in the local area. Wildernesse and Knole Golf Clubs in Sevenoaks. Nizels Golf Club with private health/fitness centre in Hildenborough.

Communications: Junction 5 of the M25 at Chevening gives access to the M25, Gatwick and Heathrow Airports. Alternatively the M20/M26 can be accessed at the Wrotham interchange linking to other motorway networks, Gatwick, City and Heathrow Airports and the Channel Tunnel Terminus.

Square Footage: 2,464 sq ft


Acreage: 1 Acres

Directions

Proceed in a northerly direction on Sevenoaks High Street. After the traffic lights turn right into Seal Hollow Road, and at the traffic lights turn right onto the A25. Proceed through the village of Seal and continue up the hill. Take the second turning on the left onto Saxbys Road. Proceed along this road taking the drive on the left marked Stonepitts Farm. Take the next drive on the right to Stonepitts Cottage.


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Added on Rightmove:
16 September 2019

Nearest stations

  • Kemsing (0.4 mi)
  • Bat & Ball (2.3 mi)
  • Borough Green & Wrotham (2.5 mi)
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Nearest stations

  • Kemsing (0.4 mi)
  • Bat & Ball (2.3 mi)
  • Borough Green & Wrotham (2.5 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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