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