Savills | High Street, Brenchley, Tonbridge, Kent, TN12 7NQ | Property for sale
1,806 sq ft(167.78 sq m)
Guide price £535,000

High StreetBrenchley, Tonbridge, Kent, TN12 7NQ

  • Under offer

Key features

  • NO ONWARD CHAIN
  • Central position within sought-after Brenchley village
  • Ideally situated for the local amenities
  • Beautifully presented, well-appointed accommodation
  • Retaining much period charm and attractive features
  • Generous lay out with over 1800 sq ft
  • Benefitting from the notable asset of off-street parking space
  • Access to Brenchley Memorial Gardens
  • Within convenient reach of Tunbridge Wells, Tonbridge and Sevenoaks

An attractive and deceptively substantial village house in the heart of Brenchley

About this property

  • Steeped in local history, converted and extended in 2014 Bourne House is a striking Grade II listed house found in this central location within Brenchley village. The property offers an abundance of charm and character with many interesting period features, such as exposed beams and pretty leaded light windows.

    Set across four floors, with a generous footprint of some 1800 sq ft, Bourne House can be configured to suit individual needs, with well proportioned rooms and good storage on offer.

    On entering the house, steps lead to the entrance hall with a flexible reception area to the left that could be a lovely spot for formal dining or a study/home office set up. To the front of the house there is a welcoming and large sitting room with feature wood burner and sliding doors opening up onto the very stylish and well-appointed kitchen with attractive bay window. The kitchen makes very effective use of the good space on offer, with attractive base and wall units and smart quartz worktops providing good storage and preparation space; with integrated appliances electric hob/oven, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. To the lower ground floor there is a W.C., utility room and very useful half-height basement/storage room.

    The first floor provides two double bedrooms, one of which has an en suite shower room and there is a further separate bathroom. The second floor features a further double bedroom with vaulted ceiling and exposed brick chimney breast and enjoys an adjoining dressing room and W.C..

    Bourne House benefits from allocated parking for one car and access to a log store. Whilst the house does not have any private gardens, just across the road is the delightful Jack Verrall Memorial Garden which is a lovely spot to relax. The house is also ideally located for access to wonderful countryside walks and just moments from the lovely local café, for alfresco drinking and dining.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

Bourne House is both unique and enchanting; there is a great deal of house on offer here; it has been a wonderful home and a delightful pied-à-terre for our clients when escaping city life; it could also be a great rental / holiday cottage investment found in the heart of this charming and desirable village. Come and view to understand the opportunity on offer.

Natasha SelbieProperty agent

Local information

  • Lying about seven miles to the east of Tunbridge Wells, Brenchley is surrounded by beautiful countryside in the High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The village offers
  • a butcher, post office, doctors' surgery and dispensary, along with a fine church, primary school, The Little Bull Café & Bar and a village club.
  • For more comprehensive shopping, Paddock Wood has a Waitrose supermarket conveniently located near the mainline station and several other shops, whilst Tunbridge Wells offers a wide choice of amenities including two theatres, a multiplex cinema, health clubs, restaurants, cafes, bars and hotels.
  • There are many highly regarded schools in the area, both state and private, including Brenchley and Horsmonden village primary schools, the Grammar Schools in Tunbridge Wells, Tonbridge and Maidstone, Bethany school in Goudhurst, St Ronans and Marlbrough House in Hawkhurst, the Schools at Somerhill, Holmewood House, Kent College for girls, Tonbridge School for Boys, Mayfield School for Girls and co-education at Sevenoaks School.
  • Paddock Wood station has mainline services to London Charing Cross via London Bridge and Waterloo East (and Cannon Street), with services from about 53 minutes.
  • The nearby A21 links directly to the M25 London orbital motorway to the north and thereby a national motorway network, Gatwick and Heathrow airports.

Additional information

  • Directions: Postcode - TN12 7NQ. From the A21/A264 Pembury junction on the A21 at Tunbridge Wells, head south towards Hastings. At the next roundabout (Kippings Cross), turn left towards Matfield on the B2160. Continue through Matfield and then turn right at the crossroads after the green, by The Poet pub, onto Brenchley Road. Stay on this road into Brenchley village, and Bourne House will be found towards the far end of the High Street on the right-hand side.
  • EPC Exempt