Savills | Lillesden House, Hastings Road, Hawkhurst, Cranbrook, TN18 4QG | Property for sale
1,130 sq ft(104.98 sq m)
Excess of £395,000

Lillesden HouseHastings Road, Hawkhurst, Cranbrook, TN18 4QG

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Stylish first floor apartment in listed Gothic mansion
  • Beautifully presented accommodation
  • Two bedrooms
  • 22 Acres of communal gardens
  • Two Designated parking spaces

Stylish, well appointed two bedroom apartment within a Grade II Listed Gothic-style mansion.

About this property

  • The Overman is a stylish first floor apartment, one of fourteen, within this impressive Grade II listed mansion built in 1855 in the style of a French Gothic chateau by Edward Loyd, the banker who co-founded the Loyd Entwistle & Co bank, which later became the District Bank and ultimately the National Westminster.

    Located under half a mile to the south of the Moor area of Hawkhurst, the mansion sits at the end of a long gated drive with expansive communal grounds amounting to about 22 acres for the exclusive use of residents.

    The apartment offers immaculately presented accommodation and features high ceilings and underfloor heating with individual thermostat controls. There is a well-proportioned reception room of good proportions, a stylish light and airy Hacker kitchen equipped with integral Smeg appliances, a principal bedroom suite with dressing room and en suite shower room, a further bedroom and bathroom. The bath and shower rooms are well-appointed with contemporary sanitary ware and fittings by Villeroy & Boch, Bagno and Hansgrohe.

    Leasehold with 125 year lease from January 2016

    Service Charge
    About £200 - per month, this includes maintenance of the building and grounds

    Ground Rent
    £300 per annum

Stylish living in a beautifully restored mansion

Leanne GammonProperty agent

Local information

  • Comprehensive Shopping: Hawkhurst provides good local shopping with more extensive shopping and leisure facilities in Cranbrook, Tenterden and Tunbridge Wells.
  • Mainline rail services: Staplehurst and Etchingham have frequent services to London Charing Cross, London Bridge and Cannon Street.
  • Education: There is an excellent range of schools in the area in both the state and private sectors at primary and secondary levels.
  • Leisure/sporting facilities: Golf clubs include Hawkhurst, Rye and Dale Hill. Risebridge Health Club at Goudhurst with pool, squash and tennis courts. Sailing and fishing at Bewl Water and riding, walking, mountain bike trails, a climbing and activity centre in Bedgebury Pinetum.
  • Motorway links: The M25 via the A21 can be accessed at J5 and the M20 via J8 both providing links to Gatwick and Heathrow airports and other motorway networks.

Additional information

  • Directions: From the Cranbrook office travel along the A229 to Hawkhurst for approximately 4 miles. At the traffic lights proceed straight over and up the hill to the Moor. Turn left signposted to Bodiam Castle and after a short distance the gates to Lillesden House will be found on the right hand side.
  • EPC Exempt