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Stone Street, Seal, Sevenoaks, Kent TN15 0LP

Guide Price Of £1,650,000

An inspired and dramatic contemporary farm conversion offering cohesive yet flexible family accommodation plus attached character cottage and further unconverted adjoining outbuildings located in this rural hamlet near Sevenoaks

Main House: * 5 reception rooms plus study * Kitchen * Utility room * 2 Cloakrooms * Master bedroom with dressing room and en suite shower room * 4 further double bedrooms (2 ground floor) * Dressing room/bedroom 6 * First floor bathroom * Ground floor shower room
Cottage: * Sitting toom * Kitchen * Ground floor bathroom * 3 Bedrooms (1 double)
* Various outbuildings * About half an acre

Situation

The property is located in the rural hamlet of Stone Street, in the triangle between the villages of Seal (2 miles), Plaxtol (2.2 miles) and Ightham (2.5 miles), on the outskirts of Sevenoaks.

There are two country pubs within a third of a mile of the property. Ightham, Plaxtol and Seal all have convenience stores. More comprehensive shopping is available at Sevenoaks (about 4.5 miles), Tonbridge (about 7 miles), Tunbridge Wells (12.5 miles) and Bluewater (19 miles).

Borough Green station (about 3.9 miles) has rail services to London Victoria in approximately 40 minutes. Sevenoaks station (about 4.6 miles) has fast and frequent services to London Charing Cross (via London Bridge and Waterloo East) and Cannon Street from about 35 minutes.

The M25 and M20 are both within easy reach.

Sevenoaks and the surrounding villages are well supplied with highly-regarded state and private schools including several preparatory schools. There are grammar schools for both boys and girls in nearby Tonbridge and Tunbridge Wells, as well as a new grammar annexe due to open imminently in Sevenoaks. There is a small primary school in Stone Street plus others in Plaxtol, Ightham and Seal.

Description

The property comprises a collection of old farm buildings arranged around a central courtyard, a large portion of which has been converted in the last 5 years by the owner, having been in the family for around a century.

The property measures just over half an acre and backs onto farmland, affording a delightful, far-reaching outlook to the North Downs.

The attached, self-contained 16th Century cottage, known as Stone Street Farm Cottage, is a quaint Grade II listed, 3 bedroom character cottage displaying period features. The Cottage has separate pedestrian and vehicular access and fenced private garden to the side/front.

In addition to the main house and cottage, there are part-converted attached outbuildings including store rooms and a former stable building offering potential, subject to any necessary consents, for further accommodation.

Main House

Stunning vaulted principal reception rooms/kitchen with exposed roof trusses.

Double glazing throughout including wide sliding doors opening out to the central courtyard from the main reception rooms.

Slate, limestone and engineered wood flooring through much of the ground floor accommodation.

Underfloor heating through the ground floor, fueled by air source heating.

Gloss coated contemporary kitchen and utility room cabinets with quartz worktops. The kitchen includes an integrated steam oven, microwave oven, double oven, warming drawer, 4 zone induction hob, extractor hood, undermount sink and dishwasher, plus an undermount sink with spray nozzle tap. Complementary glass splashbacks.

Open fireplace on a raised hearth in the sitting room and Scandinavian style woodburner in the family room.

Useful built-in and fitted storage cupboards and wardrobes.

Former oast roundel rooms including the master bedroom.

Contemporary bathroom suites with hidden cistern WCs, "floating" vanity units, waterfall shower heads, heated towel rails and feature wallpaper/tiling.

Cottage

Glazed hall linking the cottage to the main house.

Exposed beams (please note there are restricted ceiling heights in the cottage).

Inglenook fireplace with inset chimney breast housing a woodburning stove.

Multi-pane casement windows.

Outbuildings

Vaulted stable block and workshop with original block brick floor, wooden stable partitions and water/feed troughs. Stable door and windows.

Five varying size, part converted adjoining stores in the old dairy with power and lighting.

Timber clad vaulted barn with concrete floor and double height apertures to the front and rear allowing for vehicular access. One side having a first floor boarded storage area.

Outside

Central split-level courtyard with stone paved and gravel terraces for dining/entertaining plus a raised bed planted with grasses and flowering shrubs.

Five bar gate from track access to gravel parking area that will accommodate several cars.

Additional off-road parking area for the cottage accessed off adjoining farm track.

Lawned gardens wrapping around the main house to the rear and side. Raised decked terrace accessed from the sitting/dining room.

The cottage garden has been fence enclosed and wraps around the front and side of the cottage.

The area to the rear of the main house is in the process of being separated by a fence from the adjoining farm yard and currently comprises an area of hard-standing, lawn and fruit/vegetable beds.

Property Information

Services: Air source heat pump powered underfloor and radiator heating in main house. LPG fired central heating in cottage. Mains water, electricity and drainage. Water harvesting system.

Local Authority: Sevenoaks District Council, 01732 227000.
Council Tax Band: H & D.

Fixtures and fittings are excluded from the sale but may be available by separate negotiation.

Directions

Heading East on the A25 from Sevenoaks, in Seal village, immediately after the Tudor building Kebab/Pizza House on the left, turn right into Park Lane. Take the first road on the left (Grove Road), signposted towards Bitchet Green/Stone Street. Continue on this road for just under 2 miles. In Stone Street there is a staggered crossroads. Turn right into Pond Lane by the post box and then immediately right onto an unmade track by Stone Street Farmhouse. The entrance to The Old Farm is the next on the left.

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