15 Bank Street
147 London road is a charming Grade II listed cottage, filled with original character features that create a warm, homely environment. With an enviable location just a stones throw away from the market town of Sevenoaks, its ideal for commuters requiring access to good public transport links.
To the ground floor, is a spacious sitting room with exposed timber beamed ceiling and wall and original solid wood floor boards, creating a cosy environment. A large, brick built fireplace provides a unique focal point, and built in storage dressers either side, complete the living space. The bright, country style kitchen with exposed ceiling beams overlooks the pretty rear garden. It features a practical range of base and wall hung cupboards as well as a fitted double oven. There is also a delightful, original stable door which leads to the garden.
Upstairs are two spacious bedrooms and a bathroom. To the first floor, the light and airy master bedroom has an impressive exposed beam ceiling, creating an authentic rustic charm, as well as a fireplace and built in storage cupboard. The family bathroom has been sympathetically modernised, with a stylish combination of classic tongue and groove wall planning, original wooden floor boards, and a stand-alone basin bowl and vanity unit. Bedroom two can be found on the second floor, and features beams to the eaves, an exposed brick work fire place, and dormer window. There is also access to loft storage from this bedroom.
The pretty, brick built property with a cottage style front door is set back from the main road, and is accessed via a footpath to the front, with a long lawn and low hedgerow to either side. To the rear of the home is a sizeable, well established garden with an array of mature trees and shrubs. It is built over two levels with an elevated lawn and dining terrace. Immediately outside the kitchen door is an attractive rockery wall with quaint steps leading up to the grassed area and outhouse building, ideal for storage.
Sevenoaks is a market town with a variety of shopping and leisure facilities, including Blighs shopping development and Sevenoaks leisure centre. The town also features the National Trusts Knole House and Park, a deer park containing several million trees that is open to the public.
There are a range of independent and state schools in the town, including the established Sevenoaks School. For more extensive shopping, nearby Tunbridge Wells and Bluewater shopping centre near Dartford provide a wide range of amenities.
Sevenoaks mainline station has good services that run to London Charing Cross station frequently, with a journey taking just under half an hour. Gatwick and Heathrow airports are 23.5 miles and 45 miles away, respectively, with central London just 33 miles away.
From Strutt & Parkers Sevenoaks office, head South on the High Street. At the junction, take a sharp right onto London Road A4224, opposite The Chequers. Follow London road for half a mile and the property can be found on the left-hand side, set back from the main road.Read all