Savills | Bishops Down Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN4 8XN | Properties for sale
1,313 sq ft(121.98 sq m)
Guide price £675,000

Bishops Down RoadTunbridge Wells, Kent, TN4 8XN

  • Under offer

Key features

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  • An elegant and charming portion of this handsome period conversion
  • Three bedrooms and bathroom
  • Impressive first floor sitting room
  • Kitchen and adjoining dining room
  • Conveniently placed off Bishops Down Road for the town's extensive amenities
  • About 0.7 miles over the Common to the mainline station
  • Allocated parking space

A charming portion of this handsome period property enjoying a tucked away position in this sought after location in Tunbridge Wells.

About this property

  • Found on the western fringes of the town, tucked away from view, Westcote is a unique and attractive wing of handsome Victorian conversion. Found to the rear of the building, enjoying a high degree of privacy, Westcote is accessed via its enchanting, gated, courtyard garden.

    Offering beautifully presented accommodation throughout to enhance the period charm, the property offers a well-balanced and well-proportioned layout.

    On entering, the ground floor comprises the kitchen, with its tall ceiling heights, the kitchen/breakfast room enjoys attractive wall and base cabinetry providing good storage, with granite worktops and a sizeable central island giving good preparation space, there is an AGA and integrated dishwasher, and an adjoining pantry cupboard; a sizeable sash window provides the pretty outlook over the courtyard garden.

    The dining room with its vaulted ceiling and exposed beams also has French doors opening to the garden, ideal for entertaining. There are further additional storage cupboards and a w.c. on this level.

    The first floor hosts the main reception room with its striking feature fireplace, large sash window and vaulted ceiling, creating a sense of theatre and grandeur.

    The principal bedroom, with fireplace, and two further double bedrooms together with the well-appointed bathroom completes the accommodation.

    Outside - Westcote also notably benefits from allocated parking for one car.

    Agents Note: Westcote does have anl area of flying freehold above the neighbouring property.

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Westcote really is a truly hidden gem! You cannot fail to be charmed by the courtyard garden and the wonderful first floor sitting room really brings the wow factor, a peaceful retreat so well placed for the town!

Natasha SelbieProperty agent

Local information

  • Royal Tunbridge Wells is the only spa town in the Southeast of England, with elegant architecture and extensive cultural, entertainment and shopping attractions, including two theatres, cafés and restaurants, national retailers and characterful independent shops.
  • Westcote is well-placed, being only about 0.7 of a mile from the town centre. The historic Pantiles area can be reached within about a 0.8 mile walk across the Common, which is just below the building to the south, with a network of footpaths and a cricket pitch.
  • Mainline rail: Tunbridge Wells (about 0.7 miles) has regular services to London Charing Cross (via London Bridge and Waterloo East) and Cannon Street.
  • Communications: The A26 joins the A21 just north of the town, linking through to the M25 (junction 5) London orbital motorway, and thereby to the national motorway network, and to the south coast. Gatwick Airport is about 22 miles to the West, accessible via the motorway or via the A264.

Additional information

  • Directions: Postcode - TN4 8XN.From central Tunbridge Wells, proceed west out of town on the A264 (Church Road). Carry straight over at the traffic lights on the Common, turning left at the end to stay on the A264. Take the next turning on the right, Bishops Down Road. The gate to Westcote will be found on the right handside; the entrance to the property is down a short gravel path leading to the private gate to the courtyard garden and entrance to the house.
  • EPC Rating = E