Stunning penthouse in Central Sevenoaks with very large roof terrace

Epicurus House is an imposing, contemporary building. The apartment is arranged over the second and third floors and is finished to a very high specification with great attention to detail and well- proportioned accommodation. The apartment enjoys a substantial roof terrace of over 800 sqft and a further balcony affording dramatic views over Sevenoaks and the countryside beyond. Additional benefits are two large secure basement parking spaces and a large lockable adjacent storage room. Arranged over two floors, on the lower level the reception hall, featuring a striking timber a glass stairway, leads through to the open-plan living space. Contrasting floor coverings create defined areas, with the kitchen to one side being fitted with sleek, modern cabinetry and integrated appliances, with a complementary island unit which creates a division to the dining space. The adjoining seating area is flooded with natural light through substantial sliding doors which give access to the easterly-aspect balcony, providing the perfect spot for alfresco breakfasts. There are two bedrooms at this level, with the principal one having a dressing room and a stylish en suite bathroom. The second bedroom has a wall of fitted wardrobes and is adjacent to the well-fitted, shower room.

The upper floor comprises a spacious drawing room with an adjacent cloakroom and facilities room. Sliding doors open onto the very large roof terrace.

The apartment is finished to a very high specification with great attention to detail and well-proportioned accommodation. Features: • Kitchens by Krieder • Appliances by Siemens • Bathroom sanitaryware by Duravit with Matki shower screens • Limestone bathroom tiles to walls and floors • Fitted Italian wardrobes by Krieder • Underfloor heating throughout by Nu-Heat • Oak finish laminate flooring with carpet to the bedroom areas • Large lockable undercroft storage cupboard • High spec Stannah Lift to all floors including undercroft parking • Wi-Fi controlled front door, video intercom • Under floor heating and Lightwave lighting controllable by Smartphone • Bluetooth and DAB entertainment system • Burglar alarm with motion sensors • Tenure: 146 year lease

Outside

With two spacious outdoor areas, on two levels, Apartment 6 provides plenty of opportunities to enjoy the outside, with the roof terrace offering exceptional vistas to the surrounding landscape. The property also benefits from underground parking and a lift access.

Situation

Epicurus House occupies a very central location in the town with all the benefits of the town’s comprehensive range of independent and High Street shopping including Marks & Spencer and Waitrose with many pubs, bars and restaurants and other town facilities. Within easy access is the well-known 15th century Chequers Inn (100 metres away).

The area offers a wide range of highly regarded independent schools, including several preparatory schools and Sevenoaks School half a mile away and a number of excellent state schools.

There are a wide choice of social and recreational activities including in Knole Park, The Stag Theatre, a cinema, library, leisure centre with swimming pool and fitness suite, Hollybush Recreation Ground, which provides tennis courts and bowls. There are nearby golf courses at Knole Park, Wilderness and Nizels. Cricket is played at the historic ground at The Vine. For wildlife enthusiasts Sevenoaks Reserve is just two miles from the property

Directions

From Strutt & Parker’s Sevenoaks office (on foot) continue on the High Street in a southerly direction for approximately 80 metres and take the left turning onto Akehurst Lane. Follow the lane for approximately 60 metres where the property will be found on the left-hand side.

Sevenoaks Train station 0.7 mile (London Cannon Street 33 minutes, London Charing Cross 36 minutes), M25 (Jct 5) 3.4 miles, Gatwick Airport 23 miles, London City Airport 31 miles, Central London 33.4 miles

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Other features

  • 2 / 3 bedroom apartment
  • Stunning central Sevenoaks penthouse
  • Contemporary building
  • Private terrace
  • Exceptional vistas to the surrounding landscape
  • Two underground parking spaces
  • Large storage room
  • Lift access

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Ref: SVN210173

Epicurus House, 1-3 Akehurst Lane Sevenoaks Kent TN13

Guide Price
£1,195,000

Ref: SVN210173

Epicurus House, 1-3 Akehurst Lane Sevenoaks Kent TN13

Guide Price
£1,195,000