Savills | Bayleys Hill, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN14 6HS | Property for sale
2,971 sq ft(276.01 sq m)
Guide price £1,800,000

Bayleys HillSevenoaks, Kent, TN14 6HS

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in May 2022
  • Sevenoaks MLS & town approx. 2 miles
  • Well presented
  • Versatile accommodation
  • Self-contained annexe bedroom
  • Established gardens and grounds
  • About 0.9 of an acre

Well-appointed and individual family property, situated within an area of outstanding natural beauty.

About this property

  • Redwings is a striking and individual family house, believed to date from circa 1950 and located within delightful gardens and grounds approaching an acre. The property is well located in sought after Bayleys Hill and just over 2 miles from Sevenoaks High Street and 2.7 miles from the station.

    Features include wide plank oak flooring throughout the ground floor, ceiling coving, decorative radiator covers. Wiring for an integrated Bang & Olufson link system throughout the ground floor, electric under-floor heating to both first floor bathrooms, floor level heating and cooling system in the kitchen.

    Both reception rooms, together with the reception hall offer superb areas for formal entertaining, comprising an impressive drawing room and dining room, both being triple aspect and enjoying wonderful garden views. Two sets of double doors to the dining room and one set to the drawing room provide direct access to the rear gardens. Coal effect gas fireplaces with attractive Limestone surrounds feature in both rooms and the drawing room has an attractive display/drinks cabinet.

    The bespoke kitchen/breakfast/ family room is comprehensively fitted with a range of painted wall and floor cupboards and granite work surfaces extend to provide a breakfast bar and incorporates a twin inset stainless steel Franke sinks with a Falcon chef's tap. Features include a larder cupboard with a range of built in shelving and a part glazed door to the breakfast/family area provides access to the rear gardens.

    The study overlooks one of the terraces to the rear and is equipped with a range of built in bookshelves.

    A cloakroom and two storage cupboards complete the ground floor living accommodation.

    Situated on the first floor is the principal suite which has access to a balcony offering garden views to the rear, and benefits from a walk-in wardrobe and an en suite bathroom.

    Four further bedrooms together with a stylish family bathroom complete the first floor accommodation.

    Approached from the outside is the self-contained guest bedroom which has an outlook to the front and an en suite shower room.

    Redwings is approached via an electrically operated timber gates leading to a drive with parking to the front of the house. The drive is flanked by lawns with specimen trees, shrub beds and rhododendrons.

    The attractive rear gardens are predominantly laid to lawn with under planted spring bulbs and comprise a wealth of mature trees and shrubs including rhododendron, azalea and camellia. The woodland to the north and north east of the property is Greenbelt land and is also a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. There area areas of terraces providing ideal areas for ‘al fresco' dining. There are two timber sheds.

    Agent Note: The external images were taken in 2016.

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I love how well placed Redwings is, giving close access to the town centre whilst feeling rural and offering countryside and walks on your doorstep.

David JohnstonProperty agent

Local information

  • Redwings is located on the highly favoured Bayleys Hill, and is set within established gardens which back onto woodland. The property lies in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the Metropolitan Greenbelt.
  • Comprehensive Shopping: Weald village (2 miles), Sevenoaks (2 miles), Tunbridge Wells (10 miles) and Bluewater.
  • Mainline Rail Services: Sevenoaks (Charing Cross/Cannon Street/London Bridge)
  • Primary Schools: St John's CEP, St Thomas' RCP, Sevenoaks Primary and Lady Boswell's CEP Schools.
  • Grammar/State Schools: Sevenoaks, Tonbridge & Tunbridge Wells.
  • Private Schools: Granville, 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: Bridle paths and walks in the local area. Wildernesse Golf Club in Seal, Knole Golf Club in Sevenoaks and Nizels Golf and Leisure Centre in Hildenborough. Sevenoaks Swimming and Leisure Centre.

Additional information

  • Redwings is located on the highly favoured Bayley's Hill, and is set within glorious established gardens which back onto woodland. The property lies in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the Metropolitan Greenbelt.
  • Comprehensive Shopping: Weald village (2 miles), Sevenoaks (2 miles), Tunbridge Wells (10 miles) and Bluewater.
  • Mainline Rail Services: Sevenoaks.
  • Primary Schools: Various in Sevenoaks, Seal, Sundridge and Otford.
  • Secondary Schools: Weald of Kent Girls Grammar, Knole Academy and Trinity Schools in Sevenoaks. Weald of Kent and Tonbridge Girls Grammars and Judd Boys Grammar schools in Tonbridge. Tunbridge Wells Girls and Boys Grammar Schools and the Skinners Boys Grammar School in Tunbridge Wells.
  • Private Schools: Sevenoaks, Tonbridge, Walthamstow Hall and Sackville Secondary Schools. Sevenoaks, Solefields, Walthamstow Hall and New Beacon Preparatory Schools in Sevenoaks. St Michaels & Russell House Preparatory Schools in Otford. Radnor House in Sundridge. Fosse Bank in Hildenborough. The Schools at Somerhill, Hilden Oaks and Hilden Grange in Tonbridge.
  • Leisure Facilities: Bridle paths and walks in the local area.
  • Wildernesse Golf Club in Seal, Knole Golf Club in Sevenoaks and
  • Nizels Golf and Leisure Centre in Hildenborough. Sevenoaks
  • Swimming and Leisure Centre.
  • Directions: From Sevenoaks town centre proceed in a southerly direction turning right onto Oak Lane opposite Sevenoaks School. Turn right over Gracious Lane Bridge and Redwings House is the third property on the right hand side.
  • EPC Rating = D
  • Tenure = Freehold