- Beautiful Detached House
- Three Double Bedrooms
- Huge Potential Throughout
- Lapsed Planning For Side Extension
- Three Reception Rooms
- Large Kitchen/Breakfast Room
- Detached Double Garage
- In/Out Gated Driveway
- Stunning, Immaculate Rear Garden
- Popular Bidborough Location
Situated in a peaceful Crescent of just five properties, this substantial three double bedroom detached house offers a fantastic opportunity for its new owner. The property offers expansive amounts of space to include three reception rooms, large rear garden, detached double garage and driveway providing off-road parking for several vehicles. Furthermore, the property offers great potential to increase the footprint with the present owners having previously been granted permission for a side extension (planning now lapsed).
The house is set back from the road behind a walled, front driveway. An entrance porch is a useful space to kick off shoes and muddy boots before heading into the entrance hall.
Once inside, a door to your left opens into the spacious living/dining room. Its double aspect which draws in light and offers views of the pretty front and rear gardens. The dining area sits beneath the rear bay window with a side door opening into the garden. A closed fireplace in the living area creates a focal point for the room offering an opportunity to be put back to its former use.
Two further reception rooms can be accessed from the entrance hall with the first being a cosy second living room with feature fireplace and pretty leaded windows overlooking the front garden. A further reception room is accessed from this room which is currently used as a study with plenty of useful fitted shelves and window to the front.
Sitting at the rear of the ground floor is the spacious kitchen/breakfast room. Windows run the length of this room and overlook the beautiful rear garden. The kitchen itself provides plenty of fitted solid wood cabinets which contrast against the light coloured tiled worksurfaces. The kitchen includes an under counter fridge, four ring gas hob with extractor above, along with space for the other usual white goods. The eating space includes a good sized fitted dresser in keeping with the kitchen cabinets and a door to the rear opening straight into the garden.
Completing the ground floor is the useful downstairs cloakroom.
Climbing the turning staircase you reach the first floor with spacious landing and doors to each of the three bedrooms and family bathroom.
The dual aspect master bedroom runs the depth of the house and includes ample amounts of handmade fitted wardrobes and fabulous elevated views across the garden.
Bedroom two is another generous sized double room, with plenty of light from the front and side leaded windows. In addition there are fitted wardrobes and an en-suite bathroom comprising of a bath and wash basin.
Bedroom three is another double room and sits at the rear of the house. A really useful eaves cupboard runs the length of the room with useful hanging rails.
The family bathroom completes the first floor and includes a bath with over-top shower, wash basin with storage beneath and WC. A fitted airing cupboard houses the hot water tank and provides good airing space.
One of the main features this lovely property has to offer is the plot in which it sits on. The rear garden is a fantastic size and has been lovingly kept in recent years. Mainly laid to lawn the garden also offers many other features to include patios, pond with waterfall and vegetable patches. To the rear of the garden behind well-kept hedgerows is a large summer house with great potential for a home office or gym. To the side of the property is a large double garage with electric front door and door to the rear providing vehicle access to the garden if required. At the front of the property is a sweeping block paved driveway with gated in/out entrance and walled frontage.
Tunbridge Wells is home to a number of well-regarded schools the closest ones being Southborough Primary and Bidborough Primary. Nearby Secondary schools include Skinners Grammar School, Tunbridge Wells Boys Grammar and Tunbridge Wells Girls Grammar, (TWGGS). Aside from the Grammar schools, there are a number of other popular secondary choices including the Bennett Memorial Diocesan School, St Gregory's Catholic School and the Skinners Academy.
The house 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 there is the historic Pantiles offering great places for both shopping and dining.
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 Pennington Park, Southborough Common 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 The Crescent are excellent with Tonbridge Main Line Station approximately a five minute drive offering a regular service to London (to the North) and Hastings (to the South). Bus services run from London Road and go to Tunbridge Wells, Tonbridge and Sevenoaks. 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.