- 3 bedrooms
- 3 bathrooms
- 2 receptions
Luxurious penthouse apartment in a fine Grade II listed country house, with superb far reaching views
A substantial and immaculately presented duplex apartment in an elegant listed manor house, situated within the highly exclusive Phillippines Shaw development.
The building is entered via a spacious communal entrance where a private lift will take you up to the penthouse. There is also an impressive staircase rising to the first floor.
The generously proportioned accommodation is arranged over the first and second floors and offers approximately 2,778 sq. ft. of living space.
The elegant drawing room opens out to both a roof terrace and a balcony and connecting with the kitchen/dining room, also with access to a balcony. The roof terrace enjoys stunning views to the North Downs and provides excellent space for open-air dining or for simply soaking up the sun.
The kitchen/dining room is comprehensively fitted with a range of units and integrated Miele appliances.
The bedrooms and bathrooms are thoughtfully positioned away from the reception rooms. The master bedroom has an extensive range of wardrobe cupboards, en suite bathroom with his and her basins and a separate shower cubicle. A guest bedroom with an en suite study/dressing room and shower room, a utility room and a cloakroom complete the arrangement on this floor.
On the floor below, there is a further bedroom, an en suite shower room and a large roof terrace. Stairs provide access to the main apartment area on the floor above.
OUTSIDE The building is approached via wrought iron gates opening onto a sweeping driveway. The communal gardens are principally laid to lawn and surround the property. The apartment benefits from a garage and allocated parking.
The property enjoys a pleasant rural setting with fabulous views towards the North Downs, yet is conveniently located for the local shops and public houses in the nearby villages of Ide Hill, Sundridge, Brasted and Westerham.
More extensive amenities, plus a mainline station serving London Bridge, London Waterloo and London Charing Cross, are available in Sevenoaks. Ebbsfleet International is about 19.7 miles away with connections via High Speed 1 to London St. Pancras and Paris/Brussels.
The M25 (J5) is within easy reach of the apartment, being under 4 miles away and provides access to other motorway networks, Gatwick and Heathrow airports, The Channel Tunnel, Ebbsfleet and Ashford International stations and Bluewater Shopping Centre.
Educational opportunities are excellent with a good selection of highly regarded state and private schools in surrounding area. The new Sevenoaks grammar school is scheduled to open at the end of 2017. www.kent-pages.co.uk/education.
Leisure and sporting facilities are numerous and include golf at Royal Ashdown, Hever, Holtye, Westerham, Wildernesse and Knole, racing at Lingfield, and sailing and water sports at the Bough Beech and Wierwood Reservoirs. The local countryside provides excellent bridle paths and pleasant walks.
Exit the M25 at Junction 5 and take the A21 south towards Sevenoaks. After about 0.5 miles, take the A25 west towards Westerham and into the village of Sundridge. Turn left into Church Road and continue for approximately 1.2 miles, bear left and proceed along Sundridge Road. After about 0.3 miles, turn right at the crossroads into Emmetts Lane and after a further 0.6 miles, the entrance to Philippines Shaw will be found on the right hand side.
- Private reception hall | Lift
- Drawing room with balcony
- Kitchen/dining room with balcony
- Utility room, Cloakroom
- Master bedroom with en suite bathroom
- Guest bedroom with study/dressing room and en suite shower room
- Further bedroom with en suite shower room
- Two roof terraces with superb views
- Garage | Allocated parking | Communal gardens
- EPC Rating 'C
Energy Efficiency Rating
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