Superbly situated substantial family home with stunning views and about 40 acres.
Occupying an elevated setting with fabulous views, High Point is a substantial family house set amidst immaculately presented gardens, which are in turn, protected by surrounding native woodland, in all amounting to about 40 acres. The property is very well presented with excellent family accommodation arranged over three floors together with adaptable ancillary accommodation in the form of a detached two bedroom cottage within the grounds, currently used as an office, gym and guest accommodation.
The main house has been designed so as to enjoy the wonderful far reaching views from almost every room. Internally, it is finished with quality oak joinery, solid oak doors, sealed unit sash windows, decorative radiator grills and wiring in place for recessed speakers to the main bathroom.
The reception hall leads to two interconnecting reception rooms of impressive proportions, comprising a formal dining room and sitting room, off which is the conservatory with Amtico flooring. All benefit from French doors that open to the terraces and gardens beyond and together they provide an excellent suite of rooms for entertaining.
The kitchen/breakfast/family room has been extended and on entering you are greeted by the wonderful views. The kitchen is equipped with a comprehensive range of hand painted cupboards, together with central island, all complemented by granite work surfaces. Appliances comprise a Billi Quadra boiling water tap, built-in microwave, integral dishwasher, double fridge and freezer and wine cooler with space for further white goods.
A utility room is fitted with additional store cupboards and offers space for further appliances. Completing the ground floor accommodation is a study and cloakroom.
A turned staircase leads to the first floor where the principal bedroom with Amtico flooring, is fitted with an excellent range of bespoke wardrobe cupboards and enjoys beautifully appointed en suite facilities with Riho Jacuzzi bath and separate shower.
Four attractive further bedrooms, two with en suite bathrooms, a wet room, a sauna and study/snug area are arranged over the remainder of the first and second floors.
Gardens, Grounds & Outbuildings
High Point is approached via a long tree lined private road with lighting in situ. Electric gates open to a sweeping approach and circular drive, beautifully landscaped by manicured lawns with central fountain, box hedging and seasonal standard roses.
The gardens are a particularly impressive feature with a wide York stone terrace spanning the length of the house, up-lighting, paved pathways, box hedging, shrub borders under planted with spring bulbs, a wide array of mature trees, lovely ornamental pond, kitchen garden with raised beds and greenhouse.
Outbuildings comprise a Breeze House' with heating, two detached double garage blocks with adjoining store room/workshop and log stores, a single detached garage, all have power and light connected.
Ancillary Accommodation / Cottage
Within the well screened gardens is a charming detached two storey cottage. Suitable for a range of uses, this attractive cottage comprises a sizable sitting room currently used as an office, two bedrooms on the first floor, together with a bathroom and studio/gym. There is also an integral double garage with remote controlled double doors.
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I love the feeling of being immersed in nature at this gorgeous house and yet it's situated so close to TenterdenDuncan Petrie