Rear Elevation
4,501 sq ft(418.16 sq m)
Guide price £1,300,000

Vicarage RoadYalding, Kent, ME18 6DS

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Beautifully presented family home
  • Superb countryside views
  • Edge of village location
  • Spacious accommodation
  • Paddock Wood station 5 miles
  • Five reception rooms
  • Six bedrooms
  • Four bathrooms
  • Double garage

An impressive & immaculately presented family home with spectacular views across the surrounding countryside.

About this property

  • Fosse Bank House is an outstanding and immaculately presented detached family home, built in 2015 to a high specification. The house is located on the edge of the popular village of Yalding and set within charming gardens with stunning views across the surrounding countryside. The light and well-proportioned accommodation provides excellent formal and informal living areas, with the principal reception rooms arranged to maximise the superb views.

    Features include engineered wood flooring, exposed beams, vaulted ceilings, modern kitchen and bathroom suites and under floor heating to the ground floor.

    The covered porch with front door leads to the generous entrance hall with a staircase rising to the first floor, a built-in Comms cupboard, views to the front gardens and a well-appointed shower room.

    The principal reception rooms provide ideal areas for formal entertaining and are divided by a central chimney breast and a drinks bar to one side, with double doors opening to the garden. The drawing room features an inglenook fireplace with a wood burning stove, and the dining room is triple aspect with an outlook over the garden.

    The media room has attractive views to the garden and is currently utilised as a play room.

    The impressive kitchen/breakfast/family room is a superb room, ideal for modern family living. The kitchen is fitted with an excellent range of wall and base cupboards by Howdens with some glass display units and matching island unit with breakfast bar. There is a separate spacious shelved larder cupboard providing additional storage. Granite work surfaces incorporate a 1½ bowl sink. Appliances include a Neff double electric oven with gas hob and extractor fan over and a dishwasher with space for an American style fridge freezer. There is an informal dining area and a delightful triple aspect family area with wonderful views and sliding doors to the rear terrace.

    The utility room has wall and base cupboards with work surfaces incorporating a ceramic sink. There is space for a washing machine and tumble dryer and a door to outside.

    Completing the ground floor accommodation is a double bedroom with views to the front.

    The staircase rises to the first floor galleried landing with an airing cupboard and access to the loft.

    The striking vaulted first floor sitting room has Velux windows and full height apex windows and doors opening to a Juliet balcony, which offers stunning unobstructed views of the surrounding countryside.

    The lovely vaulted master bedroom has views to the front, built-in wardrobes and a stylish en suite bathroom with a walk-in shower.

    The guest bedroom has an outlook to the front and a well-appointed en suite.

    There are three further bedrooms, two of which are double aspect with built-in cupboards.

    The well-appointed family bathroom includes a separate shower and a vanity unit with storage.

    The house is approached via wooden gates and a pebble driveway, providing ample parking for a number of cars and leads to the detached double garage, which has a large storage room above. To the perimeter of the gardens is a post and rail fence and established hedging, together with pedestrian gates and fencing to both sides of the house. The front garden is laid to lawn with mature trees to the boundary and a paved path leading to the front door, with established beds to each side.

    The rear garden is principally laid to lawn with mixed evergreen hedging and post and rail fencing to the perimeter. There is a generous paved terrace ideal for al fresco entertaining. Planting within the gardens includes roses, foxgloves, delphiniums and mature trees including silver birch, maple and evergreen hedging. In total the area amounts to approximately 0.6 of an acre.

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Fosse Bank House is one of those well-appointed family homes, that offers excellent entertaining spaces, whether inside or out.<BR>With its superb and well proportioned reception rooms, 6 bedrooms, and views over the countryside, what more could you want.

Oliver HodgesProperty agent

Local information

  • Fosse Bank House is set on the edge of Yalding village with its village shop, post office, pubs, pre-school, primary school and doctor's surgery.
  • Comprehensive Shopping: Paddock Wood (4.1 miles), Maidstone (5.9 miles), Tonbridge (9.3 miles). Tunbridge Wells (11 miles).
  • Mainline Rail Services: Paddock Wood (5 miles) to London Bridge/Cannon Street/Charing Cross.
  • School Buses: In addition to the 23 / 26 buses to Maidstone, there is a 207 which operates on school days only to Tonbridge and Tunbridge Wells giving access to the Tonbridge and Tunbridge Wells grammar schools, and to Bennett Memorial School.
  • Primary Schools: Yalding, Laddingford and Collier Street.
  • Grammar Schools: Maidstone - Maidstone Grammar School, Maidstone Grammar School for Girls, Invicta Grammar School, Oakwood Park Grammar School. Tonbridge - Tonbridge Grammar School, Weald of Kent Grammar School, The Judd School. Tunbridge Wells - Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys, Tunbridge Wells Girls' Grammar School, The Skinners' School.
  • State Schools: Maidstone, Tonbridge and Paddock Wood.
  • Private Schools: The Preparatory Schools at Somerhill. Hilden Grange and Hilden Grange in Tonbridge. Sutton Valence. Tonbridge and Sevenoaks .
  • Leisure Facilities: David Lloyd Health Club at Kings Hill. The Hop Farm and Country Park in Paddock Wood. Leisure centres in Paddock Wood, Tonbridge, Tunbridge Wells and Maidstone. Poult Wood Golf Course in Hadlow, Kings Hill Golf Club and West Malling Golf Club.
  • Motorway Links: The M20 and M26 at Wrotham Heath gives access to the M25, Gatwick and Heathrow Airports and the Channel Tunnel Terminus.

Additional information

  • Directions: From Sevenoaks High Street head south on the A225. Continue down River Hill bearing right towards the roundabout. At the roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the A21. Continue for approximately 5.4 miles and take the A26 exit to Tonbridge. At the roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the A26. At the next roundabout take the 3rd exit onto the B2017 (Tudeley Road). Continue for 3.7 miles and at the next roundabout take the 1st exit onto the A228 (Maidstone Road). At the following roundabout take the 3rd exit onto the A228 and after 0.4 miles turn left onto Beltring Road. At the end of the road take a slight left turn onto Lees Road and continue into Yalding village. In the centre of Yalding turn left onto High Street, continue over the bridge and proceed up the hill before turning right onto Vicarage Road. Pass the Yalding Primary School on the right and Fosse Bank House can be found on the left after approximately 0.3 of a mile.
  • EPC Rating = B