- Beautiful End-Terrace Property
- Endless Period Charm
- Two Double Bedrooms
- Good Sized Sunny Garden
- Outside Studio
- Ideal First Time Buy
- A Must See!
**Guide Price £310,000 to £325,000 Freehold** LeGrys is delighted to be marketing this charming and characterful end of terrace 2 bedroom Victorian cottage in Charles Street, Southborough. The cottage has been renovated to a very high standard with new double glazed doors and windows and state of the art electrical wiring system including an integrated sound system. There is a great deal of attention to detail and the character of this lovely cottage has been enhanced to create a cosy home with a great deal of period charm yet incorporating many hi tech contemporary services.
The cottage is entered through the gate and across the paved path to the front door with decorative porch. The front door with decorative glazing leads into the cosy living room with feature fireplace and oak effect laminate flooring. There are recessed bookshelves on either side of the chimney breast and a Georgian style casement window to the front aspect. A latch door leads to under stairs storage with ample space for coats and shoes and tall storage.
A pine latch door leads to the lovely country style kitchen diner which features a log burning stove. The floor is oak effect leading to a limestone effect tiled floor in the kitchen area. You will find a comprehensive range of wall and base units in cream including pan drawers all under oak effect worktops and space for a freestanding gas oven in a feature brick fireplace surround with recessed extractor above. There is under unit lighting and floor lighting to enhance the atmosphere in this area. The ceiling is semi vaulted with original beams and the Georgian style casement window overlooks the side return. This room has underfloor heating which also is controlled via a remote.
A pine latch door leads from here into the bathroom with white suite with Victorian style fixtures and fittings with feature shower attachment onto a mixer tap in polished chrome. The heated towel radiator is Victorian style and the bath storage cabinets and dado height panelling add to the cottage feel of this bathroom. The bath and basin are tiled with white tile splashbacks with mosaic border tiles and the ceiling is semi vaulted with original beams. There is underfloor heating to this room making it very cosy.
From the dining area there is a raised quarry tiled step which leads out into the landscaped courtyard garden via a split stable door.
From the dining room there is a latch door which leads via a staircase with winder to the first floor where the 2 bedrooms will be found. The bedroom to your left is a generous double with original fireplace a dado rail and cornicing with ceiling rose features. There is a latch door to a large airing cupboard with water tank which also has hanging space for clothing. The Georgian style casement window looks over the front and there is a feature wall papered with contemporary design on the fireplace chimney breast. This room has remote controlled dimmer lighting.
The door to the right leads to the second bedroom which is also a double and has a feature fireplace with original inset, and a casement window to the rear overlooking the garden. The room also has a dado rail, cornicing and ceiling rose feature. There is plenty of space for freestanding furniture.
The garden is a principal feature of the property and has been landscaped on tiered levels with spaces for outdoor entertaining, BBQ and relaxation. The garden is a suntrap, the seating and patio areas have been designed to maximise this through until the evenings. The courtyard style garden has borders with shrubs and small trees and leads to a fully insulated and wired versatile garden room. This building could be used for a range of purposes from garden room, office space, playroom to guest room. The room has a Velux rooflight, heating and is fitted with a range of downlighters and sockets for multi purpose use.. There is space and venting for a tumble dryer and a range of kitchen cupboards for storage. This is a truly versatile space and offers a range of possibilities for the new owners.
Tunbridge Wells is home to a number of well-regarded schools the closest being Southborough Primary and nearby Secondary schools include Skinners Grammar School, Tunbridge Wells Boys Grammar & Tunbridge Wells Girls Grammar, (TWGGS). Aside from the Grammar schools, there are a number of other choices including the Bennett Memorial Diocesan School, St Gregory's Catholic School and the Skinners Academy.
The property is well situated for a range of shops and services close by with many of the well-known high street retailers in the Royal Victoria Place Shopping Centre as well as the more individual independent shops and restaurateurs in both Tunbridge Wells High Street and Southborough High Street as well as the historic Pantiles.
For leisure, Knights Park offers a multi-screen cinema complex, a bowling alley and health/fitness club for those looking for activities close by as well as a number of Parks and recreation grounds, the closest being Southborough Common, Pennington Park and The Ridgewaye, all offering a range of activities depending on your preferences. Further facilities are available on the fringes of the town and in the surrounding countryside for a range of activities such as golf, cycling, horse riding, sailing and many others.
Transport links from Charles Street are excellent with High Brooms Main Line Station within short walking distance offering a regular service to London (to the North) and Hastings (to the South). The A21 is easily accessible just North of Southborough which gives access to the coast (to the South) and the M25 (to the North). Gatwick Airport is also within easy reach being around 25 miles away.