An impressive six bedroom home with over 6,000 sq ft of accommodation, superb landscaped gardens, countryside views and set on the outskirts of this popular village, south of Sevenoaks.
St Idolphs is an impressive modern family home built by the present owners in 2013 and benefitting from the remainder of a 10 year NHBC warranty. The generously proportioned accommodation has a contemporary style throughout and is finished to a high specification. Features include marble tiled flooring with underfloor heating, bespoke kitchen, modern bathroom suites, glass balustrade staircase and a feature fish tank set within the wall in the reception hall. Of particular note are the superb landscaped gardens which provide year round interest and open to the two paddocks with countryside views beyond. In total the area amounts to about 11 acres.
The front door opens to the generous reception hall, with stairs rising to the galleried landing, video entry system, a cloakroom, coats cupboard and striking feature fish tank set within a wall.
The double aspect drawing room is an impressive space for formal entertaining, with an outlook to the front and direct access to the rear terrace via bi folding doors. There is a fireplace with slate hearth and wood burning stove and inset ceiling lighting.
The sitting room provides an ideal area for family living, adjoining the kitchen/dining room and having direct access to the rear terrace. It is also exposed to the fish tank set within the hall wall.
The double aspect study has fitted office furniture.
The kitchen/dining room is another impressive space with a fitted bespoke kitchen and a generous area for formal or informal dining. The kitchen is fitted with a range of wall and base cupboards with a matching island unit and Corrian work surfaces which extend to provide a breakfast bar. Appliances by Siemens comprise an oven, steam oven, microwave, coffee machine, warming drawer, dishwasher, fridge freezer and wine fridge.
The adjoining utility room has further storage and space for appliances. It provides access to a second cloakroom, the rear garden and has stairs descending to the lower ground floor.
Arranged on the lower ground floor is an excellent cinema room with inset ceiling lighting and provides additional space to be used as a playroom. A boiler room completes this floor.
The first floor galleried landing has views to the front, access to the loft space and a linen cupboard.
The principal suite comprises a bedroom with superb views over the rear garden, a dressing room with fitted wardrobes and a modern en suite bathroom with multi-jet bath and separate shower.
There are five double bedrooms, all with attractive views over the garden and four rooms have en suite bath/shower rooms.
Completing this floor is a spacious family bathroom with separate shower cubicle.
The annexe comprises a living area with adjoining well-appointed kitchen, two double bedrooms and a shower room. To one side of the annexe is a useful garden store.
The house is approached via electrically operated gates over a gravel drive providing parking for a number of cars and leading to the open bay car port.
The wonderful landscaped gardens surround the house providing year round interest. There are swathes of lawn with well stocked beds and borders. Paths lead around the house and to the rear are terraces providing excellent places for al fresco entertaining. There is a swimming pool with a safety cover and paved surround. A child's play area has bark clippings and there is a vegetable garden with greenhouse. Planting within the garden includes box balls, topiary spirals, standard roses, specimen trees, trellis adorned with climbing flowering plants and hedges dividing areas.
The remainder of the grounds is arranged as two paddocks with water connected and amounts to about seven acres.
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This stunning modern family home has superb gardens and wonderful countryside views.Richard Smith