Savills | Pioneer Cottages, Smarts Hill, Penshurst, Tonbridge, TN11 8ED | Properties for sale
1,416 sq ft(131.55 sq m)
Guide price £775,000(€853,499)

Pioneer CottagesSmarts Hill, Penshurst, Tonbridge, TN11 8ED


    Key features

    • Attractive family home
    • Versatile accommodation
    • Well presented
    • Established garden
    • Countryside views
    • Hildenborough station approx. 5.3 miles

    An attractive family house with countryside views on the edge of this popular village.

    About this property

    • A charming family home set in an elevated position on the edge of this popular village and benefitting from far reaching countryside views. The property has been extended and provides versatile and well-presented accommodation, ideal for both formal entertaining and family living. Features include some exposed timbers, fireplaces, a modern kitchen and contemporary bathroom suites, and under floor heating to the majority of the ground floor. The property sits on a corner plot and has parking to the front, a home office and an established garden to the rear.

      The adjoining reception rooms both have fireplaces and an outlook to the front and rear gardens.

      The impressive kitchen/ breakfast room is double aspect and has direct access to the rear raised decking. There is a comprehensive range of wall and base units with granite work surfaces and integral appliances.

      Completing this floor is a modern well-appointed bathroom with roll top bath.

      Arranged over the first floor are three good sized bedrooms, two benefit from en suite shower rooms.

      To the front is a gated drive providing ample parking, with an area of lawn, established hedging and trees to the front boundary. The home office has power and lighting connected.

      The rear garden is principally laid to lawn with established mixed hedging to the perimeter. A large decked terrace provides an excellent area for al fresco entertaining and to enjoy the far reaching countryside views.

      View payable Stamp Duty for this property

    Local information

    • 5 Pioneer Cottages is located on the edge of Penshurst village with its ancestral home Penshurst Place, church, tea rooms, doctors surgery, garage and Post Office. There are also two country pubs within walking distance.
    • Comprehensive Shopping: Tunbridge Wells, Sevenoaks, Tonbridge and Bluewater.
    • Mainline rail services: Hildenbrough (5.3 miles), Tonbridge (5.9 miles), Tunbridge Wells (6.1 miles) and Sevenoaks (10.4 miles) to London Charing Cross/Cannon Street. Also a local service is provided at Penshurst station (2.9 miles) situated in Chiddingstone Causeway to London and Redhill/Gatwick.
    • Primary Schools: Penshurst, Fordcombe and Langton Green.
    • 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.
    • Private Schools: Holmewood House Preparatory School in Langton Green, The Preparatory Schools at Brambletye, Stoke Brunswick and Ashdown. Tonbridge and Sevenoaks Public Schools.
    • All distances are approximate.

    Additional information

    • 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 right at the T-junction. Proceed out of the village and take the second turning on the right on to Smarts Hill. 5 Pioneer Cottages will be found towards the top of the hill on the left hand side.
    • EPC Rating = E