The Town House • GP £1,695,000 • Sevenoaks
The Town House is a distinctive Grade II listed medieval hall house of outstanding architectural and historic interest. The house is elaborately decorated thus enhancing the striking period features.
The principal reception rooms provide impressive and versatile entertaining areas for both formal and informal living. The Great Hall is a magnificent example of a mediaeval hall, with exposed timbers and King Post roof trusses in the vaulted ceiling. There are stone mullioned windows, an inglenook fireplace with a bressumer beam and double oak front doors.
The drawing room and sitting room are both double aspect with bay windows and the drawing room has a fireplace with carved wooden surround. The dining room has open stud work to the Great Hall, as does the library.
The kitchen/breakfast room is fitted with a comprehensive range of attractive wall and base units with work surfaces incorporating a double butler sink and a separate stainless steel preparation sink. Appliances include a gas fired Aga, Rangemaster oven with extractor fan over and Neff dishwasher.
Adjoining the kitchen is a scullery providing additional storage cupboards, adjoining this is a utility room with a boiler cupboard. Completing the ground floor is a cloakroom. Also approached from the driveway is a self contained games room.
The master suite is currently arranged with a bedroom featuring a vaulted ceiling and stone fireplace, an impressive en suite bathroom with separate shower cubicle and twin vanity units. There is an adjoining dressing room with an extensive range of fitted wardrobes. This room could be used as the fifth bedroom.
There are three further well proportioned bedrooms, one with a vaulted ceiling and exposed timbers. Completing the accommodation is a well appointed bathroom featuring a slipper bath, and a separate shower room.
The house is approached via a pair of electrically operated wooden gates which lead over a gravel drive which culminates in a parking area and leads to the detached triple garage.
The attractive landscaped gardens are with well stocked shrub borders and established trees. There is a timber summerhouse, a greenhouse and a timber garden shed providing storage. There is a stone path leading through part of the garden flanked by deep shrub beds, and a number of paved terraces within the garden provide excellent areas for al fresco entertaining. The garden provides a high degree of privacy and in total the area amounts to about 0.7 acres.
The agents are Savills. Telephone: 01732 658625