Attractive and impressive Victorian family house of excellent proportions including a separate annexe. Set within attractive landscaped gardens on the edge of the historic town of Westerham.
Knoll House is an impressive Victorian detached house offering well-proportioned accommodation arranged over three floors. The house is well presented throughout and
retains many period features and benefits from a modern kitchen and bathrooms. Also of note is the detached outbuilding with an office, gym and storage room. It is considered this building could serve as a self-contained annexe subject to the necessary building and planning regulations. The property sits in established landscaped gardens providing an attractive back drop and has an Astro turf tennis court. The total plot amounts to about 0.6 of an acre.
The principal reception rooms provide generous areas for formal and informal entertaining. The drawing room has a bay window to the front and opens onto the sitting room and has superb views over the garden. The dining room features an attractive fireplace, and has double doors opening onto the rear garden.
The study has an outlook to the rear and an attractive fireplace with decorative tiled slips.
The stylish kitchen/breakfast room is fitted with a comprehensive range of wall and base units by Chambers with Quartz work surfaces which extend over the island unit to provide a breakfast bar. Appliances by Miele include a double oven, steam oven, microwave, induction hob with extractor fan over and a dishwasher. There are two wine fridges and space for a fridge freezer. There is an adjoining utility room.
Arranged over the first floor is the principal suite comprising a generous bedroom with an outlook over the rear garden, a dressing room fitted by Chambers and an impressive contemporary en suite bathroom.
There are two further double bedrooms on the first floor both with attractive views over the garden and beyond.
A stylish family bathroom has a separate shower cubicle and completes this floor.
The second floor comprises two double bedrooms, one of which has an adjoining kitchenette and storeroom, plus a bathroom.
The house is approached over a gravel drive with electrically operated wrought iron gates. The drive provides ample parking for a number of cars and is flanked by well stocked shrub borders. There is a second drive with electrically operated wooden gates providing additional parking and leading to the detached double garage with two electric up and over doors.
The detached outbuilding comprises an office and gym with an additional room on the first floor, ideal for use as a home office or storage.
The established gardens provide a wonderful backdrop to the house and are principally laid to lawn with mature trees and shrubs. There is a south facing paved terrace providing an excellent area for al fresco entertaining. Steps lead to the flood-lit tennis court with Astro turf. Planting within the garden includes a magnolia, cherry, oak and ash trees, laurel hedging, poppies, lilies, hydrangeas and box hedging. There is a high degree of privacy and the total area amounts to about 0.6 of an acre.
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This house has well balanced accommodation together with a secluded garden, making it an ideal family home.Richard Smith