Wellers Town Road, Chiddingstone, Edenbridge, Kent, TN8 7BH | Property for sale | Savills
529.92 sq m
Guide price £1,375,000(€1,626,626)

Wellers Town RoadChiddingstone, Edenbridge, Kent, TN8 7BH

    Key features

    • Exceptional opportunity to build a contemporary home
    • Planning permission for a Passivhaus standards home
    • Secluded plot with views over the grounds
    • Field and woodland
    • Hildenborough station approx. 5.8 miles
    • Sevenoaks station approx. 9.5 miles

    An exceptional opportunity to build a contemporary style home set within secluded grounds and woodland on the edge of a popular village.

    About this property

    • Scotland Barn is a former grain drying barn which has planning permission to convert to an impressive five bedroom dwelling to Passivhaus standards. The planning consent provides a sitting room, kitchen/dining room, snug, bedroom 6/study, dog/boot room, utility room and five bedrooms three of which have en suite facilities. The principal bedroom also allows for a balcony with views over the grounds.

      The site is surrounded by mixed deciduous woodland, including several majestic oaks. There are areas of Ancient Woodland, and hazel coppice with bluebells; two natural ponds, and extensive rides. It has a Forestry Commission England Small Woodland Management Scheme in place for tree thinning, wildlife & planting about 1.12 acres of trees in the field's north-west corner.

      Small areas to the south and west side of the building are permitted for formal garden and car parking. To the south is a field of about 6.64 acres. The total holding amounts to 15.28 acres.

      Sevenoaks District Council‘s planning consent is 21/03307/FUL for a barn conversion to a five bed dwelling and associated curtilage and parking. Scotland Barn Watstock Farm Wellers Town Road Chiddingstone Hoath Kent TN8 7BH.

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    I love the position of this barn, such an excellent opportunity to build your own home!

    Richard SmithProperty agent

    Local information

    • Scotland Barn is surrounded by its own grounds which provide a secluded setting and is approximately 1 mile from the historic National Trust village of Chiddingstone, featuring a village shop/post office, tea room, church, school and The Castle Inn public house and restaurant. Penshurst (1.25 miles) and Chiddingstone Causeway (3 miles) both have a village shop/post office.
    • Comprehensive Shopping: Sevenoaks – 9.1 miles, Edenbridge – 5.2 miles, Tunbridge Wells – 8.2 miles, Bluewater – 25 miles.
    • Mainline rail services: London Bridge/Charing Cross/Cannon Street from Sevenoaks (9.5 miles) and Hildenborough (5.8 miles). London Bridge/Victoria from Penshurst station (in Chiddingstone Causeway) and Cowden (2.3 miles) and Edenbridge (6 miles).
    • Primary Schools: Chiddingstone, Penshurst, Leigh and Hever.
    • Grammar Schools: Weald of Kent Girls, Tonbridge Girls Grammar and Judd Boys Grammar schools in Tonbridge. Tunbridge Wells Girls and Boys Grammar Schools and the Skinners Boys School in Tunbridge Wells.
    • Preparatory schools: several within about 10 miles including Holmewood House, Hilden Grange, New Beacon, Solefields, Sevenoaks Prep & Brambletye.
    • Private Schools: Sevenoaks, Tonbridge & Walthamstow Hall.
    • Sporting Facilities: Golf at Hever, Sevenoaks, and Holtye.
    • Bridleways and Footpaths: an extensive network exists nearby in this very attractive countryside, including the south-east Toll Ride off-road riding scheme.
    • Racing at Lingfield Park, Plumpton and Brighton, and equestrian events at Hickstead and Ardingly.

    Additional information

    • Agent Note: The images on the front page, this page and the back page of this brochure are computer generated.
    • Services: Mains phase 3 electricity connected. Mains water available from the public road. No local mains gas. Fibre-broadband & digital telephone are available.
    • Directions: From Sevenoaks High Street, proceed South, turning right into Weald Road. Follow the road towards Weald village, and keep left at the Church. At the crossroads proceed straight across into Scabharbour Lane. Continue along this road until you reach Chiddingstone Causeway at a T junction and turn right. Proceed for approximately 0.5 of a mile and turn left signposted Chiddingstone.