Savills | Swaylands, Penshurst Road, Tonbridge, Kent, TN11 8DZ | Properties for sale
929.03 sq m(10,000 sq ft)
Excess of £1,850,000

SwaylandsPenshurst Road, Tonbridge, Kent, TN11 8DZ


    Key features

    • Superb opportunity to purchase a secluded plot
    • Build contract available by separate negotiation
    • Stamp Duty Saving
    • PP SE/12/01110/FUL for about 10,000 sq ft house
    • Set in AONB & greenbelt
    • Located on the edge of Penshurst village
    • Tonbridge station about 4.2 miles

    A superb opportunity to purchase a plot of about 5 acres with planning permission for the construction of a new house of about 10,000 sq ft, set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

    About this property

    • Lake House occupies a secluded position amounting to about 5 acres with planning permission for the construction of a new house of about 10,000 sq ft. It provides the incoming purchaser with a superb opportunity to design the new property to their own finish and design. It is set within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty on the edge of the picturesque village of Penshurst.

    Set within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, with planning permission for the construction of a new house providing an opportunity for personal finish and design.

    David JohnstonProperty agent

    Local information

    • Lake House is set within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and Metropolitan Greenbelt, on the edge of the idyllic and historic village of Penshurst, in the heart of the Kent countryside. It is home to the ancestral Penshurst Place and Gardens, once owned by Henry VIII. There is also a primary school, village hall, church, doctor's surgery, hotel with a restaurant and a garage with a small grocery outlet and post office. Penshurst Park Cricket Club is one of the oldest privately owned cricket clubs in the world.
    • Comprehensive Shopping: Langton Green (about 3.7 miles), Tonbridge (about 4.4 miles), Tunbridge Wells (about 5.3 Miles), Sevenoaks (about 9.4 miles), and Bluewater Shopping Centre.
    • Mainline Rail Services: Tonbridge (about 4.2 miles) and Hildenborough (5.1 miles) to London Bridge/Charing Cross/Cannon Street.
    • Primary Schools: Penshurst, Speldhurst, Fordcombe, Bidborough, Langton Green, Leigh and Chiddingstone.
    • Secondary Schools: A range of schools in Tonbridge, Tunbridge Wells and Sevenoaks.
    • Grammar Schools: Weald of Kent Grammar, The Judd and Tonbridge Girls Grammar. The Skinners and Tunbridge Wells Grammar's.
    • Private Schools: The Preparatory Schools at Brambletye, Stoke Brunswick and Ashdown. Holmewood House Preparatory School in Langton Green. Tonbridge, Tunbridge Wells and Sevenoaks Schools.
    • Private Schools: Hilden Oaks, Hilden Grange, Fosse Bank and The Somerhill Prep Schools in Tonbridge. New Beacon, Sevenoaks, The Granville and Solefields Prep Schools. Holmewood House Prep School in Langton Green. Walthamstow Hall for Girls in Sevenoaks. Sevenoaks, Sackville and Tonbridge Secondary Schools.
    • Leisure Facilities: Events at Penshurst Place and Groomsbridge Place Penshurst Park Cricket Club. . Etensive walks and pubs in the local area. Racing at Lingfield Park. Nizels Golf & Country Club in Hildenborough. Holtye Golf Club. Tunbridge Wells Golf Club. Wildernesse and Knole Golf Clubs in Sevenoaks. The Spa Hotel (includes Spa Health & Leisure Gymnasium) in Tunbridge Wells. Tonbridge indoor and outdoor swimming pools.
    • Communications: The A21 provides access to junction 5 of the M25 and gives access to other motorway networks, Gatwick and Heathrow airports and the Channel Tunnel rail terminal.

    Additional information

    • Planning Permission
    • SE/12/01110/FUL
    • Agents Note
    • Build contract available by separate negotiation.
    • Directions: From the A21 take the Weald/Sevenoaks/Hildenborough roundabout onto the B245, signposted towards Hildenborough and Tonbridge. Continue along this road and turn right signposted to Leigh and Penshurst. Proceed through the village of Leigh bearing left on leaving the village, signposted towards Penshurst. Continue into Penshurst village and turn left at the T-junction. Proceed out of the village and continue up a steep hill. The entrance to Lake House can be found on the right hand side just after the entrance for Swaylands Estate.
    • EPC Exempt