Guide price £895,000
A superb detached family house with stunning views located about a mile from the station and town centre Entrance Hall, Sitting Room, Kitchen/Dining/Family Room, Utility Room, Lobby, WC, Master Bedroom with En Suite Shower Room, 3 further Bedrooms, Family Bathroom, 140' garden with Home Office & Shed DESCRIPTION 26 Quakers Hall Lane is a beautifully presented, spacious and light 1930's detached family house, extended and updated by the present owners to provide excellent family accommodation with high ceilings. The property benefits from off-road parking, a delightful 140' garden, a home office in the garden and, most notably, stunning elevated views to the North Downs. SITUATION The property occupies an elevated position with one of the finest outlooks you could ask for from a town property. The house backs on to the Sevenoaks allotments and looks out across to the North Downs, providing a panoramic rural outlook from the open plan accommodation and master bedroom. Located about 1 mile from the mainline station (London Bridge from about 24 minutes) and the town centre in Sevenoaks, with additional shops accessible on St Johns Hill (about 1/3 mile), the property is well placed for commuters and families. The town centre offers a wide range of shopping and recreational facilities including a Waitrose supermarket, an M&S department store, a theatre/cinema, several pubs, restaurants and cafes. There is also a Sainsburys supermarket 1.3 miles away and a Tesco supermarket in Dunton Green. The nearby Hollybush recreation ground has public tennis courts, a playground and a bowling green. Wildernesse and Knole Golf clubs are close by with Nizels Golf & Country Club in the neighbouring village of Hildenborough. Sevenoaks town centre has a sports and leisure centre with gym and swimming pools. Cricket, rugby and hockey are all played in the Vine area which is within easy reach. Knole Park is perhaps one of the town's proudest attributes, accessible across the Holly Bush playing fields, which are also nearby. Knole is a substantial National Trust deer park providing superb walking and cycling opportunities within about half a mile of the house by foot. Sevenoaks is also renowned for its excellent selection of schools. St Johns Primary and Walthamstow Hall (independent girls school) are highly regarded and close by to the property but there are several option in and around the town including Sevenoaks Primary, Lady Boswells, Sevenoaks Preparatory and the renowned Sevenoaks School. Knole Academy and Trinity are both secondary state schools nearby. Knole has a grammar stream and Trinity has recently opened a Weald of Kent grammar annexe for girls and are expected to open a Tonbridge boys grammar annexe in 2021. The A21 at Chipstead gives access to the M25 and thereby the national motorway network, International Airports, Channel Tunnel Terminus and Ports, Ebbsfleet International Terminal and Bluewater. FEATURES - Double glazing throughout. - High ceilings. - Period panelled wooden interior doors. - South facing square bay window in the front, south facing sitting room, which is always filled with natural light. - Superb open plan Kitchen, Living and Dining Room with triple bay sliding glazed doors to the garden allowing for a superb view to the North Downs. - Engineered oak flooring throughout the hall, kitchen, family and dining room areas. - The contemporary Kitchen has a range of cream and wood panelled wall and base units with quartz worktops including a large central island with inset sink and breakfast bar, pull out larder, pan drawers, integrated bins, Siemens oven and grill, 5 ring gas hob, Neff fridge freezer and dishwasher. - Inset pebble fire in the family room. - Ground floor Cloakroom. - Separate Utility Room with tall storage cupboards, quartz worktop, inset sink and space/plumbing for laundry/white goods. Access to a side Lobby with access to the front and rear of the house - ideal for those with young families/pets. - Generous Master Bedroom with lime washed wooden floor boards, a bank of fitted wardrobes along one wall and French doors to a Juliet balcony with superb views to the North Downs. The master also benefits from an en suite shower room. - There is a further double Bedroom, and two single Bedrooms all served by the spacious Family Bathroom. - Both bathrooms comprise modern white suites. The family bathroom has a shower over the panelled bath and both have heated towel rails. OUTSIDE - The house is set back from the road and there is off road parking for one vehicle to the front of the house. There is additional unrestricted parking in the road. - The rear garden is approximately 140' (43m) long and 26' (8m) wide. It provides a wonderful backdrop to the house and comprises a broad paved patio area, ideal for al fresco entertaining and having those stunning views to the North Downs. Steps lead down to a lawn with a meandering pathway leading through well stocked borders, shrubs and ornamental trees to the bottom of the garden where there is a further paved terrace, a garden shed and home office. - The Home Office has power and is fully insulated, ideal for those working from home. DIRECTIONS From Sevenoaks High Street, proceed North across the Pembroke Road crossroads and down past The Vine cricket ground. A little way past the row of shops at the top of St Johns Hill, turn right into Quakers Hall Lane by St Johns Parish Church. Number 26 will be found on the left handside. PROPERTY INFORMATION Services: Mains gas fired central heating. Mains water, electricity and drainage. Local Authority: Sevenoaks District Council, 01732 227000 Council Tax band: E (£2,418.86 for 2020/21) Fixtures and fittings are excluded from the sale but may be available by separate negotiation.
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