A unique detached four or five bedroom property situated in a beautiful rural location offering views over its private large garden, just 2 miles from the pretty village of Cowden, Edenbridge 2.5 miles and Hever train station with direct services to London 1.3 miles. Surrounded by the Kent countryside and set within 0.5 of an acre. There is a large detached double garage with scope for development, mature trees, vegetable patch, log cabin and green house.
· Detached family home
· Redevelopment potential (STPC)
· Views over garden
· Quiet no through lane
· Large detached double garage
· Four or five bedrooms
· Three or four reception rooms
· Sitting room with log burning stove
· Beautiful large gardens
· Enviable location
· Excellent selection of schools
· Good transport links
· A short drive to Edenbridge Town
· Hever station 1.5 miles
· Attractive rural location
Located on the outskirts of the pretty village of Cowden in West Kent, the property is nestled in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, culminating in a surrounding blanket of green fields and country walks. The High Street of Edenbridge is just under 2-miles away from Stick Hill allowing for convenient access to all local amenities, including a Waitrose, a post office and an enticing range of eateries. The surrounding area is encompassed by some spectacular features; a network of footpaths lead you to the beautiful surrounding countryside, while Chiddingstone and Hever Castle are nearby with a wealth of English history to delve into. Further afield but still within easy reach is the Ashdown Forest (8 miles distant), where residents can ramble around ancient woodland and sample the truly beautiful countryside that they can now call home. Famous Lingfield Park Racecourse is a similar distance - perfect for a day of decadence and adrenaline. Westerham, Oxted, Sevenoaks and Tunbridge Wells are all characterful and popular areas to frequent. Whether it is their charming traditional architecture, or their array of fetching boutiques and high street shopping, each one has their own distinct identities and unique attributes. Amongst all these idyllic landscapes, there are also rich retail pickings. Stick Hill is situated close to a number of nearby primary and secondary schools, from independents to academies, the closest being Chiddingstone School and Hever C of E Primary School.
The current owners have lived in this lovely property for quite a few years, Ghyllwood offers many options for someone looking for a property they can make their own and wanting to live in a rural setting whilst having access to good amenities and excellent transport links into London. The original home which dates back to the early 1950’s has been extended to create a large four or five bedroom house. To the ground floor the property has three or four receptions rooms, two or three bedrooms and a cloakroom. On the first floor there are two large double bedrooms and a family bathroom.
This property and the plot that it enjoys has so much potential; the existing property can be renovated and re-configured or replaced with a new build. Whatever you choose to do we have no doubt that you will love living in such a beautiful and tranquil setting. Opportunities like this don’t come along very often and viewing this property is strongly advised so that you can appreciate the location.
To the front and to both sides there are lawns with a path leading from the front round the side of the property and into the rear garden. The rear garden has a raised patio area and overlooks the surrounding countryside and has a large lawn area with a wonderful selection of mature plants, and trees. To the outside there is a large detached double garage with scope for development, it has great potential as use for an office or annexe. There is also a summer house, two garden sheds, greenhouse, mature beds and herbaceous borders.
Services: Mains water, electricity. Private oil & drainage.
Local Authority: Sevenoaks District Council
Council Tax Band: G
Edenbridge is a small market town with a medieval high street surrounded by countryside with a selection of shops, banks, pubs, hospital and restaurants. Recreational amenities in the area include a leisure centre with swimming pool, golf courses and a number of local National Trust properties. The town also benefits from two mainline train stations offering services to London in under 45 minutes. The M25 can be easily accessed at either junction 6 (Godstone) or junction 5 (Sevenoaks). Gatwick airport is about 18 miles and the Channel Tunnel about 65 miles allowing easy access to the Continent.
M25 Godstone (J6) 10 miles; Oxted 8 miles; East Grinstead 10 miles; Sevenoaks 12 miles; Tunbridge Wells 13 miles