Pounsley Road

Dunton Green, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN13 2XP
£1,475,000   Guide price (£1,475,000 )

Description

A distinctive Edwardian family home with well proportioned and versatile accommodation set within attractive gardens and grounds swimming pool and paddock

Location

• Pounsley House is situated on the edge of the village of Dunton Green which offers local shopping facilities and a primary school.
• Local Shopping: Dunton Green, Riverhead, and Sevenoaks (2 miles)
• Comprehensive Shopping: Orpington, Bromley, Tunbridge Wells and Bluewater Shopping Centre.
• Mainline Rail Services: Sevenoaks, Dunton Green and Knockholt stations to Cannon Street/Charing Cross
• Primary Schools: Chevening, Knockholt, Dunton Green and Riverhead. Various in Sevenoaks including Sevenoaks CP, St Thomas RCP and Lady Boswells CEP Schools.
• Secondary Schools: Judd Boys Grammar in Tonbridge, Weald of Kent and Tonbridge Girls Grammar in Tonbridge, Wildernesse Boys School in Sevenoaks and Sevenoaks Girls School.
• Private Schools: Sevenoaks, Tonbridge and Walthamstow Hall Secondary Schools. Sevenoaks, Solefields and New Beacon Preparatory Schools in Sevenoaks. St Michaels & Russell House Preparatory Schools in Otford. Radnor House in Sundridge.
• Leisure Facilities: Wildernesse and Knole Golf clubs in Sevenoaks and Nizels Golf and Leisure Centre in Hildenbrough. Knockholt Cricket Club. Sevenoaks sports and leisure centre. Cricket, Hockey, Football and Rugby in the Vine area of Sevenoaks, Rayleys Tennis Centre in Sevenoaks.
• Motorway Links: The M25 can be accessed at the Chevening interchange linking to other motorway networks and Gatwick and Heathrow Airports and the Channel Tunnel.

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Further Information

Pounsley House is a distinctive Edwardian family home dating from 1906 with red brick elevations, some scalloped tile hanging and decorative brick cornice under a tiled roof, together with a charming balcony to the front. The well presented and proportioned accommodation is arranged over three floors and provides versatile living. Also of note are the wonderful gardens and grounds, which provides an attractive backdrop to the house, with the benefit of a heated swimming pool and in total amount to about 1.5 acres.

Points of note include:

• Features include attractive period fireplaces, stripped pine doors and architrave, deep skirting boards, cornicing, picture rails and sash windows.
• The principal reception rooms comprise a spacious drawing room and an elegant dining room, ideal for formal entertaining. Both these rooms have attractive fireplaces and are double aspect with views over the gardens. The drawing room also has fitted window seats and an oriel window to the side.
• There is a snug with a wood burning stove and fitted dresser unit. On from here is a gym which has double doors to a conservatory.
• The second conservatory is accessed from the inner hall which also leads to a shower room.
• The impressive vaulted triple aspect kitchen/breakfast room is fitted with a comprehensive range of wall and base units with oak work surfaces incorporate a double sink and separate preparation sink, and extends to provide a breakfast bar. Appliances include an electric oven with extractor fan and space for a dishwasher and a fridge freezer. There is a larder cupboard, a further shelved cupboard and stable door to a side porch and outside.
• The first floor landing has glass double doors to the front opening to a charming veranda with painted balustrade and where views over the gardens can be enjoyed.
• The spacious master bedroom has a wonderful outlook over the gardens and is served by a stylish en suite shower room with his and hers wall mounted basins.
• There are three further bedrooms on this floor. Two of which has basins and one of these has a walk-in wardrobe.
• Completing this floor is a well appointed family bathroom with separate shower room.
• Arranged over the second floor are two bedrooms, one of which is currently being used as a study.
• The property is approached via an electrically operated five bar gate and a sweeping driveway which leads to parking areas and to the detached garage. The single garage has a utility room to the rear with space for appliances and a separate gardeners W.C.
• The established gardens are principally laid to lawn with laurel hedging flanking part of the driveway. To the front of the house, on the south side, is a generous paved terrace with steps flanked on either side with gravel beds and leading to the pool area with a further terrace. Both provide excellent areas for al fresco entertaining. Within the garden is a timber summerhouse with power and lighting connected, there is a charming timber gazebo overlooking the pool area and a separate gazebo housing the hot tub and having an external audio system. To the north side of the garden is a garden store, a log store and a greenhouse, together with a second entrance from the lane. In total, the plot amounts to about 1.5 acres.

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Area Guide

• Pounsley House is situated on the edge of the village of Dunton Green which offers local shopping facilities and a primary school.
• Local Shopping: Dunton Green, Riverhead, and Sevenoaks (2 miles)
• Comprehensive Shopping: Orpington, Bromley, Tunbridge Wells and Bluewater Shopping Centre.
• Mainline Rail Services: Sevenoaks, Dunton Green and Knockholt stations to Cannon Street/Charing Cross
• Primary Schools: Chevening, Knockholt, Dunton Green and Riverhead. Various in Sevenoaks including Sevenoaks CP, St Thomas RCP and Lady Boswells CEP Schools.
• Secondary Schools: Judd Boys Grammar in Tonbridge, Weald of Kent and Tonbridge Girls Grammar in Tonbridge, Wildernesse Boys School in Sevenoaks and Sevenoaks Girls School.
• Private Schools: Sevenoaks, Tonbridge and Walthamstow Hall Secondary Schools. Sevenoaks, Solefields and New Beacon Preparatory Schools in Sevenoaks. St Michaels & Russell House Preparatory Schools in Otford. Radnor House in Sundridge.
• Leisure Facilities: Wildernesse and Knole Golf clubs in Sevenoaks and Nizels Golf and Leisure Centre in Hildenbrough. Knockholt Cricket Club. Sevenoaks sports and leisure centre. Cricket, Hockey, Football and Rugby in the Vine area of Sevenoaks, Rayleys Tennis Centre in Sevenoaks.
• Motorway Links: The M25 can be accessed at the Chevening interchange linking to other motorway networks and Gatwick and Heathrow Airports and the Channel Tunnel.

From Sevenoaks take the London Road to Riverhead and continue straight over three mini-roundabouts. At the Vauxhall Garage turn right into Pounsley Road, proceed under the railway bridge and bear right continuing into the private driveway for Pounsley House.

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Contact Property Agent

Dominick Brown

Savills Sevenoaks

74 High Street

Sevenoaks

Sevenoaks

TN13 1JR

+44 (0) 1732 789 700