Front Elevation
6,418 sq ft(596.25 sq m)
Guide price £2,500,000

Shoreham RoadOtford, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN14 5RN

  • Sold

Key features

  • Sold in July 2019
  • Otford train station - 0.4 of a mile
  • Well presented throughout
  • Spacious accommodation
  • Modern bathroom suites
  • Heated swimming pool with stylish pool house
  • Attractive gardens and views

Imposing and contemporary home with accommodation in excess of 6400sq ft, set in established gardens within 0.4 miles of Otford mainline station

About this property

  • Hillview is an impressive detached property arranged over 3 floors with accommodation exceeding 6400 sq ft. The property is finished to a high standard with well proportioned accommodation. Features include contemporary kitchen, shower and bathrooms. The property is set within about 0.5 of an acre and benefits from views over the surrounding hillside. Of particular note is the convenient location being 0.4 of a mile from Otford station.

    The house is installed with multiple Ruckus wireless access points, Control4 CCTV, intercom, gate access and multimedia control in the cinema, master bedroom, study, living room, conservatory and summer house, with lighting control in master bedroom and front and back garden lighting scenes, built-in ceiling speakers, polished marble tiling to the majority of the ground floor, brushed chrome switch plates, internal oak panelled doors with brushed chrome fittings, Svedbergs and Duravit bathroom suites with Grohe fitments, LED lighting, leaded light style sealed unit double glazing, under floor heating to the ground floor.

    Double doors open to the vestibule with built in mirrored storage cupboards and a second set of double doors leading to the impressive reception hall with a striking gas fireplace and oak stairs rising to the galleried landing featuring a full height window to the front.

    The principal reception rooms comprise the double aspect drawing room with double doors to the rear terrace and a contemporary style fireplace with flueless gas ‘pebble' fire, the dining room also with direct access to the rear terrace and the family room and study with wide bay windows to the front and side respectively.

    The modern bespoke kitchen/breakfast room provides an excellent informal entertaining area with a range of wall and base cupboards with granite work surfaces extending to a breakfast bar. There is a bank of full length cupboards providing shelving and housing the Miele coffee maker and a GE American style fridge-freezer. Appliances include Miele double oven with induction hob and Elica extractor fan over and Miele dishwasher. The breakfast area has a large bay window to the rear with double doors providing access to the rear terrace.

    The utility room has built-in storage cupboards and appliances by Miele include a washing machine and dishwasher, and cloakroom complete the ground floor accommodation.

    The master suite comprises a bedroom with an outlook to the front and built-in bed, bedside tables and wardrobes with soft furnishings designed by award-winning Fisher ID, a dressing room with extensive wardrobes and drawers with mirrored doors, shelved cupboards and dressing table and a well appointed bathroom with feature walk-in shower having a triple drench head shower fitment.

    Two further bedrooms have en suite bath/shower rooms with one benefiting from a dressing room with mirrored wall. The remaining bedroom has two wardrobes and a built in desk, and there is a well appointed family bathroom.

    Completing the first floor is a gymnasium with mirrored walls.

    The second floor comprises two bedrooms with en suite shower rooms, one of which has a built-in wardrobe and desk, and a superb cinema/games room with space for a pool table and a fitted kitchenette with wine fridge.

    The house is approached through double electric gates over a cobbled drive with a turning circle with outside lighting. The integral double garage has an electric double-width door allowing easy access to wider vehicles.

    The gardens comprise level areas of lawn with established evergreen hedging to the perimeter with shrub beds and borders. To the rear is a large paved terrace stretching the width of the house with a low brick wall, shrub beds and steps leading up to the lawn. Planting includes exotic and sturdy planting and a herb garden. A pagoda has outside lighting operated by Control4. To the rear of the garden is a paved seating area with outside speakers, and heated swimming pool fitted with an Aquatrac pool safety cover (installed at the end of May 2018) with a multi jet hot tub.

    The impressive pool house, also designed by Fisher ID, features under-floor heating, feature wall, bar area and designer lighting. It is located to the rear of the pool area and benefits from a living area with bi-folding doors to the side and front, a fully fitted kitchen with built-in dishwasher, fridge/freezer, wine fridge and oven/microwave, and separate shower room. The plant room can be accessed from the rear.

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Arranged over 3 floors, Hillview is conveniently located in Otford and offers impressive gardens with a heated swimming pool and pool house.

Richard SmithProperty agent

Local information

  • Hillview is located on the edge of the popular village of Otford and is in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Otford has a good range of local amenities including Post Office, general store and four public houses. Sainsburys Superstore and Homebase are about 1.8 miles away.
  • Comprehensive Facilities: Sevenoaks (3.7 miles) offers supermarkets and high street shops. Tunbridge Wells and Bluewater Shopping Centre near Dartford.
  • Mainline Rail Services: Otford (0.4 of a mile) services to Victoria and Blackfriars. Sevenoaks with frequent services to London Bridge/Cannon Street/Charing Cross www.nationalrail.co.uk
  • Primary Schools: Otford and Kemsing. www.kent-pages.co.uk/education
  • Grammar Schools: Various in Tonbridge & Tunbridge Wells.
  • Private Schools: St Michaels & Russell House Preparatory Schools in Otford. Various in Sevenoaks, Tonbridge and Sundridge.
  • Sporting Facilities: Muiltiple nearby golf clubs (London Golf Club, Shoreham Golf Club, Wildernesse and Knole with Nizels in Hildenborough which also has a private health/fitness centre). Sevenoaks sports and leisure centre. Cricket, Hockey, Football and Rugby in the Sevenoaks Vine area. Vibrant local tennis, cricket and rugby clubs.
  • Motorway Links: The Chevening interchange gives access to the M25, Gatwick and Heathrow Airports and the Channel Tunnel Terminus.

Additional information

  • Directions: From Sevenoaks head north on the A225 into Otford Village. Turn right at the pond and follow the road up the hill past the station. Continue around the left hand bend and Hillview can be found after about 0.2 of a mile on the right hand side (being the sixth house after Hillydeal Road).
  • EPC Rating = C