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  • Attractive "New England" style detached family house
  • Tucked away location in highly desirable village
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 3 Reception Rooms
  • Large Kitchen/Breakfast Room
  • Separate Utility Room
  • Detached Double Garage
  • Large south west facing Rear Garden


A substantial 6 bed detached family house built in an attractive "New England" style tucked away in a quiet private road yet within striking distance of this highly regarded village. Entrance Hall. Sitting Room. Family Room. Study. Kitchen/Breakfast Room. Utility Room. Downstairs Cloakroom. Principal Bedroom with En-suite Shower. Guest Bedroom with En-suite Shower. Four further Double Bedrooms. Family Bathroom. Detached Double Garage. Private Driveway. Large Rear Garden. DESCRIPTION Goddensfield House is a very attractive detached family house built in the "New England" style with a spacious, well-laid out interior. The house is situated at the end of a quiet private cul de sac within close proximity of both the village centre and the mainline station with direct services to London. FEATURES Points of particular note include: - * The spacious Entrance Hall with polished wood floor makes a good first impression of the house. * Double doors from the Hall lead to the elegant Sitting Room which is an excellent size and has an open fireplace with natural brick surround and a polished wood floor. French doors open on to the terrace and rear garden beyond. At the other end is the generous Study area with a bay window to the front which would serve equally well as a formal Dining Room if required. * The Kitchen/Breakfast room is very well proportioned and fitted with a good range of Shaker-style wall and base units set beneath long expanses of granite and wooden worksurfaces with a deep inset Butler's sink. There is a slot in Lacanche range cooker with extractor hood above, an integrated Siemens dishwasher, space for a large American-style fridge/freezer and space for a slot-in microwave oven. The breakfast area has lovely outlooks over the rear garden and double doors lead to the rear terrace and garden. The separate Utility Room has an inset stainless single sink with drainer and space and plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer. A stable door provides side access to outside. * On the first floor there are four generous double bedrooms, two with en-suite shower rooms with underfloor heating and a well-fitted family bathroom, again with underfloor heating. On the top floor there are two further double bedrooms, one with a useful built-in desk and storage cupboard. OUTSIDE The gravel driveway provides parking for several vehicles and leads to the detached Double Garage with twin up and over doors. A side gate gives access to the Rear Garden which enjoys a south westerly aspect and is arranged in three different areas. The formal garden has a wide herringbone brick paved terrace which spans the width of the house and enjoys the sun much of the day. A large level area of lawn is flanked by mature shrub borders and there are two apple trees at one end. On the western side, wooden steps lead down to a superb, large sunken dining area with a crushed sea-shell base and a magnificent pergola clad in a productive grape vine makes this whole area feel very reminiscent of the Mediterranean. Further wooden steps lead up to another good area of garden which is currently laid to lawn but lends itself rather well as either a kitchen garden or children's play area. SITUATION Goddensfield House is within walking distance of the highly regarded village of Wadhurst which offers a good range of facilities including an excellent range of shops and services for day-to-day needs including a Jempsons supermarket, post office, butcher, baker, chemist, bank and public houses, as well as a doctor's surgery and dentist. Wadhurst main line station, is about 1 mile away with direct services to London Bridge, Waterloo East, Charing Cross and Cannon Street. Two bus services run in and out of the village to Tunbridge Wells and Hastings. The Royal Spa Town of Tunbridge Wells is about 6 miles distant where there are more comprehensive shopping facilities including many national chain stores, individual shops and restaurants, the famous Pantiles and a wide of leisure and cultural facilities. There are a good range of schools in the local area including primary schools in Stonegate, Wadhurst, Lamberhurst and Frant, Uplands Community College in Wadhurst, preparatory schools including Sacred Heart (Wadhurst), Marlborough House and St Ronan's, as well as Rose Hill, Holmewood House and The Schools at Somerhill. independent senior schools in Mayfield, Sevenoaks and Tonbridge. The A21 provides access to the M25 and motorway network, Heathrow, Gatwick and Stansted Airports, Channel Tunnel Terminus and Ports as well as Ebbsfleet International Terminal. Leisure facilities include sailing and fishing at Bewl Water and walking at Bedgebury Pinetum as well as golf courses at Dale Hill (Ticehurst), Tunbridge Wells and Lamberhurst. DIRECTIONS From Tunbridge Wells proceed out of the town on Frant Road (A267). After the Green in Frant turn left towards Wadhurst (B2099) and continue along this road for just over 3 miles. The small private road Goddensfield will be found on the right (almost opposite Holmsdale Close, a no-through road on the left) and the house will be found at the end. PROPERTY INFORMATION Services: Mains gas, electricity, water and drainage. Super fast broadband (79 Mbps). £10 per month contribution for upkeep of private road. Local Authority: Wealden District Council Council Tax band: G (2021/22) Fixtures and fittings are excluded from the sale but may be available by separate negotiation. VIEWINGS Strictly by appointment through Jackson-Stops. Tel: 01892 521700