Savills | Swaylands, Penshurst, Kent, TN11 8DZ | Property for sale
2,278 sq ft(211.63 sq m)
Guide price £1,295,000

SwaylandsPenshurst, Kent, TN11 8DZ

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in July 2021
  • Far-reaching southerly views
  • Elegantly proportioned rooms with an abundance of period features
  • Underfloor heating
  • Extensive communal parkland grounds
  • Ideal lock-up and leave
  • Well placed for schools, stations and the historic village of Penshurst
  • 2 allocated parking spaces and a garage 'en bloc'

A spacious and impressive ground floor apartment in this imposing Victorian mansion in the heart of the Swaylands Estate.

About this property

  • 15 Swaylands is an impressive apartment offering secure and convenient living on the ground floor of a classic and imposing Victorian mansion that forms the heart of the luxurious Swaylands Estate.

    This three bedroom apartment provides a spacious layout featuring modern sophistication, including underfloor heating, whilst still retaining the character of bygone Victorian elegance.
    Occupying a central position in the building, No.15 has an outlook both to the front and over its private terrace to the rear, with uninterrupted and far reaching south westerly views across and beyond the beautiful grounds.

    The 40 acres of communal parkland creates a wonderful setting and includes a historic and dramatic listed rockery and attractive lake. A tennis court is available for residents' use, as is a gym within the main building.

    Two allocated parking spaces are included and are conveniently located to the front of the apartment and, in addition, a garage can be found in a nearby block.

    Tenure: Share of Freehold.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

The perfect 'lock up and leave' luxury apartment in a prestigious country estate setting.

Robert JacobsProperty agent

Local information

  • The exclusive Swaylands Estate is a secure gated community on the edge of the idyllic and picturesque Penshurst village which has a church, primary school, doctors surgery, tea room, a garage with general store and pub incorporating a restaurant and hotel. The village also offers Penshurst Place with its historic house, gardens and monthly farmers' market.
  • The Estate is within a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in the heart of the beautiful Kent countryside on the outskirts of the historic village of Penshurst. The original Swaylands House was built in the mid 1800s and later extended and sold to the banker George Henry Drummond, a close friend of Edward VII who is reputed to have been a regular guest.
  • Tunbridge Wells (about 5.4 miles) and Sevenoaks (about 8.7 miles) offer high street and out-of-town retail facilities, Langton Green (about 3.5 miles) has several local shops, whilst Tonbridge (about 4.5 miles) has a good choice of supermarkets.
  • For rail services, Penshurst (about 2.5 miles) has services to London Cannon Street and London Charing Cross via Tonbridge. Hildenborough (about 5 miles) and Tonbridge (about 4.2 miles) serve London Charing Cross and Cannon Street.

Additional information

  • Directions: From Tunbridge Wells proceed out of town on the London Road (A26) towards Southborough. Pass on through Southborough and continue past the Hand and Sceptre Pub on the right and the cricket pitch on the left. After about 0.6 miles, turn left into Bidborough Ridge, continue for about 2.8 miles and the entrance to The Swaylands Estate will be found on the left.
  • EPC Exempt