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This fine detached character house dates back to the 1920's and is situated off a private lane in an elevated setting with superb views over the Kent and Sussex countryside. The house has well arranged spacious family accommodation with some particularly significant features including the following: -The spacious entrance hall creates an excellent first impression of the house with its polished wood floor and stairs to the first floor.
-The drawing room is an attractive well proportioned room with large windows on two sides taking full advantage of the outstanding views and with French doors opening to the terrace and garden. The open fireplace has a Jetmaster fire.
-The dining room has a range of fitted shelves with cupboards below; the adjacent study has a deep walk in larder cupboard.
-The well fitted and equipped good size L shaped kitchen/breakfast room also has a sitting room/family area and there is a range of solid oak cupboards and drawers with long corian worktops, integrated appliances, Amtico flooring and solid oak bi-fold doors to the garden room.
-The superb garden room has views over the gardens and beyond, fitted bookshelves, bamboo flooring and double doors to the terrace.
-On the first floor all the four bedrooms are doubles, the present principal bedroom has stunning views, the guest bedroom an en suite shower room and there is a well fitted family bathroom with a separate shower.
-On the top floor there is an excellent vaulted studio with velux windows and eaves storage.
Claytons Lane is a semi rural private lane passing by fields to one side with the house set towards the end enjoying outstanding views to the south and west. Ashurst village is within Kent and on the Kent and Sussex border, the River Medway forming the boundary and is about 5 miles from Tunbridge Wells and 10 miles from East Grinstead. Ashurst has a very active village hall and sports facilities. In Tunbridge Wells there are grammar schools for girls and boys and in the nearby villages, Fordcombe, Langton Green and Groombridge have excellent primary schools. There are excellent shopping facilities and recreational amenities, multiple stores, a cinema complex, theatres, golf courses and numerous restaurants
At the front of the house there is a large brick paved driveway providing parking for several vehicles and access to one side to the detached double garage with a wood store and outside stairs to a games room/home office above. At the rear of the house there is a long paved terrace with views and this leads to a wide expanse of lawn. At the lower end there are fruit trees, and a greenhouse. In all just over 1 acre.
Train services: By the property a footpath leads to the Ashurst station for a direct service to London Bridge in about 57 minutes or Tunbridge Wells for trains to London (Charing Cross, London Bridge and Cannon Street), about 50/55 minutes.
L Shape Kitchen/Breakfast Room
Three Further Bedrooms (One with En Suite Shower Room)
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