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5 bed cottage for sale

Cumberland Walk, Tunbridge Wells TN1

£985,000

(£514/sq. ft)

Property details

  • 5 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Floor area 1,916 sq. ft

Features

  • Significantly improved period property
  • Beautifully presented 18th Century period house
  • Premier central location in Cumberland Walk
  • Close to The Pantiles and 0.4 miles to the central station
  • Accommodation arranged over three floors with attractive elevated views
  • Five bedrooms and well appointed bath/shower rooms
  • Three reception rooms and attractive kitchen
  • Delightful town garden
  • Allocated private parking space
  • Internal Inspection Recommended

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Description

A beautifully presented 18th century period home enjoying a premier central location in Cumberland Walk, away from traffic, close to The Pantiles and 0.4 miles to the central station. Well-appointed flexible accommodation, a southerly facing elevation and garden plus off road parking.

10 Cumberland Walk is a delightful property dating back to circa 1700, subsequently extended and more recently renovated and remodelled to create a comfortable period home in one of Tunbridge Wells' premier central locations
This fine property sits above The Walk and features double fronted attractive balconied elevations. The beautifully presented accommodation is enhanced by exposed structural timbers, oak doors and solid oak floors to all the principal rooms on the ground floor
The accommodation is arranged over three floors with attractive elevated views
Internally the dayrooms offer flexibility with two of the three reception rooms designed to interconnect with the kitchen/breakfast room
Plus a separate dual aspect sitting room, accessed from both the hall and dayroom, with fitted display cabinet and bookcase and feature conservation area compliant double glazed multi-paned bay window to the front and matching window to the side, brick surround fireplace
The attractive kitchen is fitted with a range of soft closing cupboards and drawers, oak work surfaces with a matched island unit incorporating a stainless steel sink with monobloc tap, waste disposal and plumbing for dishwasher
Appliances include a seven-burner gas hob and electric double oven range cooker, two larder fridges and matching freezer
Wide opening leading to the dayroom with a delightful bay to the side, door to patio, period built-in drinks cupboard and door to
Cellar with door and steps down from the dayroom fitted with storage and wine racks, circuit breaker, gas and electric meters and window with security bars
Coat Lobby and Cloakroom
Vertical oak timbers sub-divide to the dining room which features a brick surround fireplace and with French doors to the verandah and south facing garden
Oak staircase to the first floor
The two front facing bedrooms feature French doors leading out to a full width balcony. The rooms are vaulted with oak beams and one features a period ducks nest grate fireplace, built-in wardrobe and original engraved door recording building works in 1763
Interconnecting door to dressing room/bedroom 5 with a double glazed window looking up Cumberland Walk, oak door to the landing
Further double bedroom with oak door, sash window and walk-in wardrobe cupboard
Well-appointed bath/shower room fitted with double end bath with tiled surround, heated wall-to-wall mirror twin washbasins and vanity shelves, walk-in shower cubicle, heated towel rail, double glazed window, and heated tiled floor. Concealed laundry cupboard with space for tumble dryer and washing machine, shelving above
Adjacent separate WC with panelled walls and window
Further staircase leads to the second floor double bedroom with skylight and French doors out to a flat roof with far reaching attractive town views
En-suite shower room with walk-in shower cubicle, large heated mirror, washbasin with vanity shelf, heated floor and double built-in wardrobe

Outside
The delightful town garden features a brick paved patio and brick wall, two ornamental lawns either side of the path at the front, all enjoying a southerly aspect
Outside security and controlled lighting
Vehicular access is from Cumberland Yard off Mount Sion, which leads to an allocated private parking space and from here a gate into the property. By foot there is additional access from Cumberland Walk and both gates can optionally be secured by remote locks

Situation
The house is one of a row of fine mixed period houses connecting Madeira Park to the Pantiles, and is a stone's throw from the High Street and 0.4 miles to the station
In the immediate vicinity there are bars, pubs and restaurants with the Royal Victoria Precinct being 1.3 miles
Closest schools are Claremont Primary and The Mead Preparatory School. The Grammar Schools are approximately 1.5 miles

Practicalities
Tunbridge Wells Borough Council Tax Band F
Gas fired central heating via recently installed Worcester boiler to period style column radiators
All main services are connected

Directions
By foot, at the bottom of the High Street continue into Chapel Place and turn left into Cumberland Walk

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Local Amenities

  • Tunbridge Wells 0.3 miles
  • High Brooms 1.8 miles
  • The Mead School 0.2 miles
  • Claremont Primary School 0.4 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Tunbridge Wells 0.3 miles
  • High Brooms 1.8 miles
  • The Mead School 0.2 miles
  • Claremont Primary School 0.4 miles

Market stats

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Average estimated value for a house in TN1:

  • £496,973
  • Price decrease

  • -£56,447
  • (-10.200%)
  • Over the last 12 months

In the last 12 months

  • Average sale price

    £467,956
  • Properties sold

    41

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Price history

Sold prices provided by Land Registry
7th Jun 2019 £985,000 Price increased by £10,000
6th Jun 2019 £975,000 Price reduced by £25,000
3rd Jan 2019 £1,000,000 First listed
2nd Aug 2011 £764,500 Last sold

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