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Nightingale Lane, Ide Hill, Sevenoaks, TN14

Guide price £1,150,000


5 Beds 3 Baths 3 Receptions

REF: SVN200061


  • Detached 4/5 bedroom house
  • 2323 square feet
  • Private, mature gardens of 0.33 acre
  • On the outskirts of Ide Hill village
  • Scope to update


**Chain Free** An attractive and spacious detached family home with scope to update, set within gardens of approximately 1/3 acre, situated on the outskirts of Ide Hill village DESCRIPTION Pipers Wood is tucked away down a country lane, situated in the quiet hamlet of Goathurst Common. Wooden gates open into the gravel driveway which culminates at the property and double garage. The property is a well maintained detached four/five-bedroom home and has a natural flow through to each room. There is scope to update and/or extend (subject to the usual planning consents). FEATURES - Spacious entrance hall with galleried landing on the first floor. Two reception rooms and conservatory all have doors leading out to the delightful rear garden. Kitchen and utility room are both fitted with a comprehensive range of wood wall and floor units. Integrated appliances include a single oven, electric hob, fridge and dishwasher. Space for American fridge freezer. There is space for a washing machine and tumble dryer in the utility room. An archway leads from the kitchen into the breakfast room, which opens into the conservatory with delightful views over the garden. Dining room with window overlooking the garden and double doors leading into the triple aspect sitting room with brick-built inglenook fireplace and woodburning stove. Study/bedroom 5 with adjacent shower room. Principal bedroom with fitted wardrobes and ensuite bathroom. Three further double bedrooms, all with fitted wardrobes and a family bathroom complete the first floor. The secluded rear garden has a terrace and borders with mature shrubs, a pretty circular rose bed, greenhouse, shed and log store to the side of the house. The whole plot extends to approximately a 1/3 of an acre. SITUATION Pipers Wood is located in the Hamlet of Goathurst Common, near Ide Hill, within the Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and is close to 200 acres of National Trust woodland, offering wonderful walking opportunities. Ide Hill Community shop, cafe and post office is 0.7 miles away. The nearby historic village of Brasted (about 3.5 miles) offers good day to day facilities together with Westerham (about 5.2 miles). Sevenoaks Town Centre (about 3.7 miles) offers a wider range of shopping, recreational and leisure facilities. There are a good number of well-regarded schools in the local area including Ide Hill, Brasted and Sundridge Primary Schools, Radnor House preparatory school in Sundridge and New Beacon and Walthamstow Hall in Sevenoaks. There are grammar schools in Tonbridge and Tunbridge Wells as well as the grammar annexes in Sevenoaks. Independent schools include Sevenoaks School and Tonbridge School. Sevenoaks mainline railway station (about 3.7 miles) serves Cannon Street and Charing Cross (London Bridge in 23 mins). The A21 at Chipstead (about 2.5 miles) provides access to the M25 and thence motorway network, Gatwick, Heathrow and Stansted Airports, Channel Tunnel Terminus and Ports and Bluewater. There are golf courses at Westerham and Limpsfield Chart as well as Knole and Wildernesse in Sevenoaks and Nizels Golf and Leisure Centre in Hildenborough. There is a Leisure Centre and swimming pool complex in Sevenoaks. DIRECTIONS From Sevenoaks station, proceed in a Northerly direction on the A224. At the Riverhead roundabout take the first left onto the A25/Worships Hill towards Westerham. Just after Riverhead Infants school, turn left into Cold Arbor Road, continue for approximately 2.5 miles and then turn left onto Nightingale Lane, and shortly after the property will be on the right. PROPERTY INFORMATION Services: Oil fired central heating. Mains water, electricity and drainage. Local Authority: Sevenoaks District Council Council Tax band: G (£3,587.27 for 2023/24) Fixtures and fittings are excluded from the sale but may be available by separate negotiation.