Guide price £1,675,000
Detached family house set within approximately 0.9 of an acre, wonderful far-reaching views, located in a private road within a quarter of mile from Otford village DESCRIPTION The Red House is an attractive detached family house believed to have been built in 1926 with later additions, set within delightful gardens and grounds approaching one acre, located in a popular private road. FEATURES - The property is spacious and filled with natural light. Located in an elevated position, set back from the road with ample off-street parking. - Steps lead up to the front terrace where far reaching views can be enjoyed. - Welcoming entrance hall with coats cupboard and stairs rising to the first floor. - Four reception rooms including the triple aspect drawing room with attractive inglenook fireplace, and dining room with French doors leading to the rear terrace, ideal for outside entertaining. Both rooms have wood burning stoves. - Handmade kitchen by Stoneham in oak with beautiful granite worktops, central island unit with cupboards, corner larder and a comprehensive range of units. Integral appliances include wine fridge, Quooker tap, fridge freezer, microwave, dishwasher, water softener and a Range Master cooker with 6 ring gas hob. - The breakfast room is open to the kitchen, family room, utility room and shower room. This area has potential to convert to a self-contained annexe as there is access from the rear via the breakfast room and/or utility room. - Principle bedroom with ensuite shower room. - Three further double bedrooms and family bathroom. - Delightful gardens mainly laid to lawn approaching one acre including a natural woodland area. Superb views over the surrounding countryside to the front. - Planning permission for a double garage. - Summerhouse. SITUATION The property is located at the top of a private road, in an elevated position at the foot of the Downs with a view over the valley. Otford is popular amongst families and commuters. There is a mainline railway station (services to London Victoria from about 35 mins), primary school and two popular preparatory schools - Russell House and St Michaels. The village itself is charming with many picturesque period properties along its High Street and around the village pond. A varied selection of shops and facilities in the village, including a pharmacy, post office, convenient store, pubs and boutiques, in addition to the Sainsburys supermarket on the fringe of the village and the broader array of shops and facilities offered by the neighbouring town of Sevenoaks. Sevenoaks station (about 3.8 miles) offers alternative rail services to Charing Cross and Cannon Street from about 35 mins. In addition to the schools in Otford, Sevenoaks and other nearby villages offer several options for primary, public and private schools. There are grammar schools in Sevenoaks, Tonbridge and Tunbridge Wells. DIRECTIONS From Sevenoaks High Street head north on the A225 into Otford Village, at the roundabout by the village pond take the second exit and continue straight onto the A225 towards Farningham. Continue past the station on the right and after approximately 0.5 mile turn right into Greenhill Road. Follow the road to the top, the property will be found on the left-hand side, shortly before the road turns into Hillydeal Road. PROPERTY INFORMATION - Services: All main services. Gas fired central heating. - Local Authority: Sevenoaks District Council, 01732 227000 - Council Tax band (2020/21): G - Fixtures and fittings are excluded from the sale but may be available by separate negotiation.
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