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Property details

  • 5 bedrooms
  • 5 bathrooms
  • 2 reception rooms
  • Floor area 3,700 sq. ft


  • Freehold
  • Keston park conservation area
  • Excellent location
  • Stunningly spacious five bedroom house

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Stunningly spacious five bedroom detached home nestled within the Keston Park conservation area. Housesimple are proud to offer chain free Elm Cottage. Set behind electric gates on a large plot, within walking distance to Ravens Wood, Keston, Hayes and Ofsted outstanding Darrick Wood School, sits this truly beautiful house which has been completely remodelled and redesigned to a high specification throughout.

Upon entering the house you arrive in the cloakroom lobby with floor to ceiling glass panels providing ample light. The internal front door opens up into a light and airy entrance hall where sits an original working fireplace from the former house. To your left is a good size reception room with a further original working fireplace. The stunning Karndean wooden flooring leads you to a huge 35 ft open plan living and kitchen space to the rear. This Milano white high gloss integrated kitchen incorporates karndean wooden floors with underfloor heating and granite worktops with high end appliances (all with 2 year guarantees):

- aeg integrated extractor less hob

- 2 neff ovens

- neff microwave with warming drawer

- neff tall fridge

- neff tall freezer

- franke hot tap

- worcester boiler

Sweeping Bi Fold doors open across the back of the house, effortlessly encorporating the outdoor living into the home. With garden access to the large double garage and plenty of driveway parking for multiple cars this could easily be designed as a games room. There is also a separate W/C and laundry room opening up onto the garden on this floor.

Heading to the first floor, via a beautiful glass panelled staircase, you are greeted by a spacious landing. The family bathroom is situated on this floor. This bathroom boasts floor to ceiling Italian porcelanosa marble tiles and sanitary ware.

Four spacious bedrooms can also be found on this floor, two of which incorporate their own Porcelanosa en suites. The master bedroom has a delightful Juliet balcony overlooking the landscaped garden and terraced area surrounded by high trees offering privacy and seclusion.

The accomodation continues to the top floor where you are met with an impressive master suite complete with a further two walk in rooms and its own light and spacious Porcelanosa bathroom.

Further benefits include full Verisure intercom and alarm with rapid response that can be activated via an app from your smartphone.

Amenities can be found in the village of Locksbottom including supermarkets, parks, pubs, wine bars and restaurants. A wider variety of shopping can be found in nearby Bromley Town Centre.

Orpington and Bromley overground stations and a wide variety of bus routes offer fast and frequent travel into central London.

We strongly recommend viewing to appreciate this impressive home.

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Map & Nearby

Local Amenities

  • Hayes (Kent) 1.8 miles
  • Orpington 1.8 miles
  • Ravens Wood School 0.6 miles
  • Darrick Wood School 0.7 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Hayes (Kent) 1.8 miles
  • Orpington 1.8 miles
  • Ravens Wood School 0.6 miles
  • Darrick Wood School 0.7 miles

Market stats

Sale activity

Average estimated value for a house in BR2:

  • £873,553
  • Price decrease

  • -£66,221
  • (-7.046%)
  • Over the last 12 months

In the last 12 months

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  • Properties sold


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Looking for an investment? The average rent for a 5 bedroom house in BR2 is currently:

£3,497 pcm

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Price history

Sold prices provided by Land Registry
23rd Apr 2019 £1,470,000 Price reduced by £30,000
17th Jan 2019 £1,500,000 First listed
1st Sep 2015 £745,000 Last sold

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