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4 bed semi-detached house for sale

Chafford Lane, Fordcombe, Tunbridge Wells TN3

£900,000

(£384/sq. ft)

Property details

  • 4 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Floor area 2,347 sq. ft

Features

  • £900,000 - £925,000 Price Range
  • Beautiful Grade II Listed Property
  • Significantly improved by the present owner
  • In an outstanding setting
  • Magnificent double aspect drawing room
  • 4/5 bedrooms
  • En-suite and family bathroom
  • Combined kitchen/dining and family room
  • External workshop, garage and carport
  • Southerly facing gardens

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Description

£900,000 - £925,000 Price Range. An excellent opportunity to purchase a beautiful Grade II Listed property in an outstanding setting, being one of five converted properties. Significantly improved by the present owner, this stunning property is suitable for either a family or for those seeking a quiet and peaceful environment which is convenient to Tunbridge Wells and mainline stations.

Substantial and beautifully presented Grade II Listed property, forming part of a complex of similar high quality houses
Recently decorated throughout (Farrow & Ball)
Remodelled accommodation has created a superb kitchen/dining combined with a split-level family room
The kitchen has solid oak work surfaces which complement the oak flooring and is fitted with a comprehensive range of cupboards, drawers and island unit. Fitted appliances include wine cooler, Neff fan assisted oven, Calor gas hob, dish washer, fridge, freezer and large double ceramic sink. Steps lead up to a
Family room which features low-level windows and combines well with the kitchen/dining room
Magnificent 23'9 x 17'10 double aspect drawing room with high beamed ceiling and French doors out to the back garden, substantial working fireplace with display cupboards and shelves to side
Good sized utility room with plumbing for washing machine and door to the outside
Tucked away study/bedroom 5, currently used as an Au Pair's room
Refitted ground floor cloakroom
Good sized rear hall with large under stairs cupboard, coat hanging area and door leading out to the rear garden
Master bedroom suite with countryside views, fitted wardrobes and a beautiful en-suite bathroom approached by antique pine doors to a roll top bath, WC and washbasin, also featuring a stained glass leadlight window
Each of the three further bedrooms have vaulted ceilings, countryside views and fitted wardrobes

Outside
One of the main features of the property is the outstanding peaceful setting with a long private drive approach
A delightful south facing garden, mainly to the rear of the property, features a large flagstone patio with steps leading up to the main area of garden which is laid to lawn and backing onto countryside. Well established with a number of flowering shrubs and wisteria
At the side of the house is a large workshop, power and light connected. Further garden shed
To the front there is an attractive flagstone path approach leading to the front door
To ensure there are no cars parked in the attractive brick paved courtyard, each of the five properties has its own oak barn bay parking and garage, with visitor parking behind the barn away from sight

Practicalities
The internal accommodation has been significantly upgraded in recent years with new kitchen, en-suite bathroom, oak floors and Farrow & Ball decorated throughout
Mains water (metered), electricity, private drainage and lpg under floor heating and radiators to the first floor
Freehold
Sevenoaks District Council Tax Band G

Situation
Accessible to both Groombridge and Fordcombe Primary Schools
There are mainline stations at Ashurst 1.5 miles and Tunbridge Wells 5 miles
Outstanding peaceful location yet accessible to amenities in Tunbridge Wells

Directions
On entering Fordcombe village from the A264 turn left into Chafford Lane, down the hill passing Broad Lane on your left and just before the bottom turn left into a 300m private drive marked Chafford Park and Ashcombe Priory, bear right at the fork and continue to the end whereupon you will enter Ashcombe Priory

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Local Amenities

  • Ashurst (Kent) 0.7 miles
  • Cowden (Kent) 2.8 miles
  • Fordcombe Church of England Primary School 0.8 miles
  • Langton Green Primary School 1.7 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Ashurst (Kent) 0.7 miles
  • Cowden (Kent) 2.8 miles
  • Fordcombe Church of England Primary School 0.8 miles
  • Langton Green Primary School 1.7 miles

Market stats

Sale activity

Average estimated value for a house in TN3:

  • £543,492
  • Price decrease

  • -£52,434
  • (-8.799%)
  • Over the last 12 months

In the last 12 months

  • Average sale price

    £528,145
  • Properties sold

    24

Rental opportunities

Looking for an investment? The average rent for a 4 bedroom house in TN3 is currently:

£2,483 pcm

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Price history

Sold prices provided by Land Registry
30th May 2019 £900,000 First listed
27th Nov 2015 £706,005 Last sold

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