Guide price £1,325,000
An exceptionally versatile property with flexible accommodation and extensive outbuildings in park-like grounds enjoying far reaching views, private setting within half a mile of the village centre Entrance Porch, Entrance Hall, Drawing Room with Bar, Sitting Room, Kitchen/Breakfast Room, Dining Room/Garden Room, Study/Gym, Utility Room, WC, 5/6 Bedrooms, 4 Bath/Shower Rooms, Self-contained 1 Bedroom Flat, Home Office with Shower Room & Kitchenette, Store Rooms & Wine Cellar, Versatile Outbuildings, Just over 1.5 Acres. DESCRIPTION The Dene is a substantial three storey family home built in 1988, offering great flexibility, including two self-contained units on the lower ground floor. The house occupies an elevated position with views over adjoining fields to the North Downs. The property extends to just over 1.5 acres with an impressive gated entry and long tarmac driveway leading to several parking areas and the two substantial ranges of outbuildings. The fenced, park-like gardens provide a delightful outlook for the property and there is a more formal landscaped garden to the front of the house. The outbuildings can be seen on the floor plans and offer great flexibility. SITUATION The property is set in a private, elevated, tucked-away position, behind electric gates, off a private roadway, about half a mile from the town centre. Borough Green offers a good selection of shops and a mainline rail station serving London Victoria in about 45 minutes. Nearby Sevenoaks (about 6.5 miles) has a wider selection of shops, bars, restaurants, leisure and entertainment facilities and stations that serve London Charing Cross in about 35 minutes. The shopping centres at Maidstone (12.5 miles), Tunbridge Wells (about 15.7 miles) and Bluewater (17.4 miles) are also within reasonable driving distance. Ebbsfleet International Station (18.3 miles) serves London St Pancras with a journey time of around 20 minutes and also has services to Europe via Eurostar. There are several primary schools in the surrounding area including Borough Green, Platt and Ightham. There are grammar schools at Tonbridge, Tunbridge Wells and Maidstone. There are also several well regarded private schools in the area including preparatory schools at Otford, Sevenoaks and Tonbridge. The M20 is about 2 miles away, just north of Wrotham, giving access to the M25, the national airports and the Channel Tunnel Terminus at Folkestone. DIRECTIONS From the M20, heading East, exit at junction 2 and at the roundabout take the third exit onto the A20 towards Wrotham. At the second roundabout take the third exit to stay on the A20 towards Wrotham and at the third roundabout take the third exit onto the A227 towards Borough Green. Proceed through Borough Green at at the final roundabout take the second exit (A25 towards Sevenoaks) and then immediately turn right after the pelican crossing into a private road/driveway by No.68. Continue under the railway bridge and the driveway/gates to The Dene will be found on the left-hand side. PROPERTY INFORMATION - Services: Combination of individually controlled electric air conditioning/heating systems, electric radiators, underfloor heating and solid fuel burners. Mains water and electricity. Water softener for house and garage. Private assisted mains drainage. - Local Authority: Tonbridge & Malling Borough Council, 01732 844522 - Council Tax bands (2018/19): G & A - Fixtures and fittings are excluded from the sale but may be available by separate negotiation.
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