Occupying a secluded location in open countryside, a substantial five bedroom detached family home offering over 11,000 sq. ft. (contd...) Read more
Occupying a secluded location in open countryside, a substantial five bedroom detached family home offering over 11,000 sq. ft. (contd...)
Occupying a secluded location in open countryside, a substantial five bedroom detached family home offering over 11,000 sq. ft. including outbuildings and two self-contained apartments, the buildings being ideal for a variety of commercial and other uses (subject to any necessary consents/approvals).The buildings currently comprise commercial vehicle store with first floor above, motorhome garage, further extensive garaging for in excess of 35 vehicles, two separate apartments, an impressive library building with gym and bathroom, viewing platform and Gardener's Lodge.In total, the property is situated within 1.6 acres.
AccommodationThe property is entered under a pillared canopy porch into:
Reception HallWith a terracotta tiled floor and stairs off to first floor landing with storage cupboard under.Access of to a cloakroom.
CloakroomFitted with a two piece suite comprising a low level WC and wash hand basin.Manifold for the underfloor heating etc. and electric consumer units.
Split Level Living/Dining Room27'7" x 23' into bay (8.4m x 7m into bay).Being split level and featuring an open fronted fireplace with full height chimneybreast with stone hearth and side plinth and display alcoves. Semi-circular side bay with French doors and archway to:
Lounge30'2" x 13'5" (9.2m x 4.1m).With a full height open fronted fireplace in reclaimed brick and stone hearth, three sets of windows overlooking the front garden.
Snooker Room29'5" x 17'9" (8.97m x 5.4m).With ceiling spotlights, two sets of double glazed French doors opening onto the rear courtyard, two further sets of sealed double glazed patio doors through to the sun lounge.
Sun Lounge18'1" (5.51m) + display case x 16'9" (5.1m).Being split level with double doors and double glazed picture windows to the side and rear elevations and a full length range of built-in mirror backed display cabinets with shelving.Small double doors down to wine cellar.There is a cellar below this room accessed via stairs.
Wine Cellar16'11" x 11'3" (5.16m x 3.43m).
Oak Fitted Dining Kitchen20' into bay x 9'10" (6.1m into bay x 3m).Fitted with a range of solid oak fronted units with granite work tops and a range of built-in appliances to include a Miele microwave, double oven, ceramic hob with extractor hood over and dishwasher.Terracotta tiled flooring and off is the impressive galleried dining room.
Utility Area8'7" x 8'3" (2.62m x 2.51m).With further oak fronted base units with granite work tops and inset ceramic sink unit, integrated washing machine and tumbler dryer.
Rear HallWith door and window onto the rear courtyard.
Cloakroom TwoFitted with a low level WC and wash hand basin.Full height tiling.
Galleried Dining Room25'7" x 15'3" (7.8m x 4.65m).Featuring a full height stone mullion stained glass leaded window onto the rear courtyard, a part of it being full height to the roof with Cathedral ceiling and a minstrel's gallery over.Attractive exposed brickwork and off is the party room.
The Pub36'1" x 16'1" (11m x 4.9m).This single storey extension has a Cathedral ceiling and exposed roof trusses and features a magnificent inglenook fireplace in reclaimed brick with wood burning stove.Slate flooring throughout and a professional full width bar complete with optics, pumps and sound system together with a wine chiller.A large door with windows opens on to an inner courtyard.
Snug14'9" x 9'6" (4.5m x 2.9m).With stove set within a corner fireplace, display shelving and beams.
Conservatory17'9" x 11'2" (5.4m x 3.4m).Constructed in hardwood and sealed double glazed picture windows and matching double glazed roof, porthole light and door leading onto the landscaped courtyard garden.
Inner LobbyWith stairs off to first floor and off is the shower room.A 'secret' double cupboard houses extensive storage and leads, via a second pair of internal doors, to the inner galleried hall.
Shower RoomFitted with a three piece suite comprising a full tiled shower, low level WC and wash hand basin.
Inner Galleried Hall28'8" x 15'5" min (8.74m x 4.7m min).With a superb fireplace in stone with a raised hearth and open grate.Full galleried landing and a magnificent pair of 2.5m (8'2") wide double doors to the rear. Stone flooring, ceiling spotlights, sophisticated lighting system, wood panelling and an archway through to an inner hall off with ornate cast iron staircase giving access to the first floor.The hall has a side entrance hall to the side courtyard.Off this magnificent room via a pair of perpendicular shaped solid doors is the proposed kitchen.
Reception (Proposed Breakfast Kitchen)33'6" x 10'10" overall (10.2m x 3.3m overall).This room is sub-divided into two sections and is fitted with a sophisticated sound system and halogen spotlights. There is a part domed ceiling and oak flooring and the room has been plumbed ready to accept a new range of kitchen units as it was intended that this room would become the new kitchen within this much more substantial wing of the house.Both the proposed kitchen and breakfast room sections have half height panelling and triple aspect double glazed windows and French doors opening onto the courtyard.The breakfast room area features a semi-circular open fronted fireplace with a millstone hearth and hand thrown brick semi-circular chimneybreast with alcoves for wood storage.
First FloorThe first floor of the property is divided into separate sections, the master bedroom suite being approached from the inner galleried hall and comprises the following.
Galleried LandingWith two galleried sections looking down into the inner galleried hall with halogen spotlights, leaded porthole light, windows to front and rear and oak flooring. Access off to the master en-suite bathroom.
Master Bedroom15'11" x 14'11" (4.85m x 4.55m).With oak flooring, radiators behind decorative covers, built-in concealed cupboards, display shelving, integrated sound system, halogen spotlights and a range of bespoke oak fitted cupboards/wardrobes.
Master En-suite Bathroom14' x 11'1" (4.27m x 3.38m).Fitted with a six piece suite comprising a Vogue whirlpool bath with shower attachment, his & hers wash hand basins within a contemporary base unit, bidet, low level WC and large walk-in shower with limestone tiling, Burlington shower fitting and extractor fan.Half height limestone tiling to all walls, limestone flooring and contemporary towel rail/radiator.
Bedroom Three15'6" x 15' (4.72m x 4.57m).Approached via the inner lobby and a minstrel style galleried landing looking down to the galleried dining room providing access in turn to bedroom three.With high ceiling and windows.
Minstrel Galleried LandingLooking down into the galleried dining room providing access in turn to bedroom three.
Main LandingThe remaining bedrooms are served via a staircase from the original cottage which provides access to the spacious main landing with windows overlooking the courtyard.
Guest Suite17'6" x 17'5" (5.33m x 5.3m).Two sets of French doors leading onto a balcony with views over open countryside to the rear and two sets of windows to the side.Recessed stepped ceiling, spotlights and off is the en-suite bathroom.
Guest En-suite BathroomFitted with a four piece suite comprising a whirlpool Jacuzzi bath, wash hand basin, low level WC and fully tiled corner shower with spotlights and extractor fan over.Toiletries cupboard.
Bedroom Four12'8" x 11'4" (3.86m x 3.45m).Windows to front and side enjoying elevated views and built-in cupboard.
Bedroom Five15'5" x 13'5" (4.7m x 4.1m).With Cathedral ceiling.
Family BathroomFitted with a four piece suite comprising a double ended bath with shower attachment over, bidet, low level WC and wash hand basin.Full height tiling to all walls.
OutsideThe property enjoys a secluded location set back from Newton Lane.A pair of substantial security gates gives access into a secure drive providing hardstanding for a large number of vehicles and a further set of wrought iron gates leads into the main driveway, which provides parking for vehicles set around a large semi-circular duck pond.The property also benefits from a substantial range of outbuildings and two separate self-contained apartments above two separate double garages.These apartments are ideal for staff, teenagers, extended family or dependent relatives.
APARTMENT ONE - Accommodation
Bedroom/Sitting Room19'8" x 18'1" max (6m x 5.51m max).
Shower Room8'4" max x 7'1"ax (2.54m max x 2.16max).
APARTMENT TWO - AccommodationAWAITING TEXT
Lounge13'2" x 9'3" (4.01m x 2.82m).
Dining Kitchen12'11" x 3.10 (3.94m x 3.10).
Bedroom13'2" x 9'7" (4.01m x 2.92m).
Bathroom6'7" x 6'1" (2m x 1.85m).
The Library BuildingConsisting of a completely separate bespoke two storey building, the Library has been especially commissioned to house an extensive book collection and office with a central wrought iron staircase serving the octagonal viewing platform from which to enjoy views over the entire property and countryside. The accommodation is as follows:
The Main Library31'8" x 23'8" (9.65m x 7.21m).With flagstone flooring, bespoke full height book shelving to all walls, central wrought iron staircase leading to the viewing gallery and a bar area off with built-in sink and cupboards.Recessed sitting area off giving access in turn to a bathroom.
Quadruple Garage37'9"x 14'1" (11.5mx 4.3m).Single storey garages with four sets of wooden double doors.
Dog Kennel with Store15'1" x 8'5" (4.6m x 2.57m).
Tumblenook (Two Storey)15'2" x 10'6" (4.62m x 3.2m).
Double Garage (beneath Flat 1)23'9" x 19'2" (7.24m x 5.84m).
Double Garage (beneath Flat 2)19'8" x 18'1" (6m x 5.51m).Leading to further rooms providing storage space.
Room One38'3" x 17'1" (11.66m x 5.2m).
Room Two34'5" x 17'1" (10.5m x 5.2m).
Room Three15'1" x 10'4" (4.6m x 3.15m).
Room Four32'9" x 10'6" (9.98m x 3.2m).
Room Five11'1" x 7'6" (3.38m x 2.29m).
Front Single Garage14'6" x 7'6" (4.42m x 2.29m).With wooden double doors.
Garage (near to front gates)18'8" x 9'9" (5.7m x 2.97m).With metal roller shutter door.
BunkerUnderground storage bunker comprising three rooms. 11'7" x 10'4" (3.57m x 3.18m) 10'6" x 10'4" (3.26m x 3.17m) 13'6" x 9'4" (4.16m x 2.89m)
Row of Single Storey Sheds57'7" x 7'8" (17.55m x 2.34m).Row of four single storey sheds in front of the kitchen garden.
Gardener's Lodge15'6" x 12' (4.72m x 3.66m).With oak work surfacing and Belfast sink, open fronted fireplace within a full height chimneybreast, oak beams, sealed double glazed windows to side and rear overlooking the kitchen garden with raised vegetable and flower beds and professional cold frames.
MuseumThe Museum is a two storey building consisting of a garage with 3.5m high ceiling, full height roller shutter doors, sodium lighting and painted floor. This room is designed specifically to house a vehicle collection.Off the main room is an inner lobby and cloakroom which leads through to a further garage.
First Floor Museum Room77'5" x 32'10" (23.6m x 10m).With the heating system and sodium lighting.
Motorhome Garage34'5" x 12'10" (10.5m x 3.91m).With double doors.
Walled Leisure AreaComprising split level terraces leading up to a raised sun deck with Swim Current Pool and LED lighting, adjacent to which is a orangery, changing room/shower room with large wet room area and a sauna within a separate building with Sawotec heater and built-in music system.
Garden AreasSurrounded by the property are two hard landscaped courtyard garden areas with ornamental flagstone sun terraces, outside power and light and an outdoor fireplace enclosed by circular stone walling.Both the courtyard gardens provide totally private suntraps and the whole property is enclosed by 8' (2.45m) brick walling to all sides ensuring total privacy and security.
ViewingViewing of the site is strictly by appointment only and interested parties are asked to contact Bentons or Mather Jamie in order to arrange a suitable appointment. www.bentons.co.uk - 01664 563892 www.matherjamie.co.uk/sevenoaksfarm - 01509 233433
Plans, Areas, Photograhs & SchedulesThe plans are for reference only. The purchaser shall be deemed to have satisfied himself as to the description of the property. Any error or misstatements shall not annul the sale nor entitle either party to compensation.