An attractive modern family home with well-proportioned accommodation and established gardens
Built in the late 1990s, Dove Cottage is a versatile and well proportioned property which has remained in the same occupancy since being built. Situated in the beautiful village of Ide Hill, within 5 miles of Sevenoaks Town, Dove Cottage is well connected for road links & schools. Features of particular note include multi-pane doors leading to the garden from three sides of the house, deep multi-pane sash windows & delightful established gardens.
A covered porch leads to the front door, opening to the spacious sitting room with an outlook to the front. There is an open fire with decorative wooden mantel, fitted cupboards and a useful understairs alcove.
Multi-pane double doors open between the sitting and dining rooms and allow light to flood through the reception rooms. The dining room provides access to the side terrace of the garden and has a built in coats cupboard.
The kitchen has an outlook to the rear and door to outside. There is a comprehensive range of wall and base units with work surfaces incorporating a 1½ bowl sink. Appliances include an electric hob with extractor fan over, eye level double oven, dishwasher and integral fridge. To one end of the kitchen is a utility area with base units and a work surface incorporating a sink, a fitted shelf and space for appliances.
The generously sized study with double doors leading to the rear terrace could also serve as a playroom, snug or ground floor bedroom if required.
Completing the ground floor accommodation is a shower room with shower cubicle, pedestal basin and W.C.
From the sitting room, stairs rise to the first floor accommodation. The landing offers an useful airing cupboard and hatch to the loft.
The master bedroom has a wonderful outlook to the front towards the green and benefits from built in wardrobes and fitted shelving. The well-appointed en suite bathroom has a bath, pedestal basin and W.C.
There are two further bedrooms, both with an outlook to the rear.
Completing the first floor accommodation is the well-appointed family bathroom with bath, pedestal basin and W.C.
To the front of the property is a driveway providing parking and garage access. There is an attractive area of lawn with shrub beds and picket fencing to the border. To one side, a pedestrian gate provides access to the rear garden. There are also climbing roses, hydrangea and a bay tree.
The attached large single garage has a pedestrian door providing access to the rear garden.
The rear garden envelopes the property, with the terrace extending along both sides. To one side of the property is a garden shed/implement store. There is an area of lawn enclosed by well-stocked beds featuring holly and bay trees, acer, camellia, rhododendron, ferns, geraniums, ornamental quince and spring bulbs.
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This well-proportioned cottage in a great village location provides a brilliant opportunity to update and modernise.David Johnston