3 Bedroom Detached House (Now Let)
8 High Street, Bidborough, Tunbridge Wells
This charming detached character cottage originally dates from 1850 and is situated in the heart of this most picturesque elevated village, enjoying far reaching views over the valley and across surrounding countryside. It is located within sight of the sought after Bidborough Primary School.
It has been sympathetically and tastefully renovated, extended and decorated in keeping with its period with features including open fireplaces, stripped floorboards and pine latch doors. There are French doors in the sitting room opening to the front terrace which affords a glorious rural outlook, whilst the open plan breakfast room features a vaulted ceiling and French doors to the rear courtyard garden.
Brick and Timber Entrance Porch: with slate tiled roof and approached by brick steps leading to an ornate painted wood front door opening to:-
Reception/Dining Room: Stripped and sealed floorboards, double glazed sash window to front, window seat with storage, open fireplace with brick hearth and cast iron fender, double radiator, cupboard housing plumbing for washing machine and tumble dryer, four wall lights, ceiling coving.
Sitting Room: Stripped and sealed floorboards, double glazed French doors within a bay opening onto raised terrace enjoying superb rural outlook, double glazed sash window to side, open fireplace with brick hearth and cast iron fender, pine cupboard into recess, radiator, inset lighting, ornate coving, central heating thermostat, fitted shelving to recess.
Study/Bedroom 4: Double glazed French doors to courtyard garden, Fired Earth oak flooring, double radiator, inset lighting, ornate coving.
Kitchen/Breakfast Room: Hand-built painted wood kitchen with cupboards and drawers and granite worktops over, Fired Earth tiled flooring, deep breakfast bar with inset Smeg four-burner gas hob and electric fan oven below with drawers to side, butler sink with plate rack above, integrated dishwasher, tiled splashbacks, wine storage rack, door to useful walk-in larder with fitted shelves and space for fridge/freezer and microwave. Triple aspect breakfast area with vaulted ceiling and double glazed French doors to courtyard garden with side windows. Dresser style unit housing Valliant gas fired combi-boiler with storage below. Two double radiators.
Main Bedroom: Double glazed sash windows to front and side with superb rural outlook, period cast iron fireplace with brick hearth, built-in double wardrobe, double radiator, shelving built into alcove, television point. Door to En-suite Shower Room.
En-suite Shower Room: Double glazed window to side with wooden shutters, double shower with marble mosaic tiled floor, limestone tiled walls and glass sliding shower door, close coupled W.C., recessed sink in deep oak surround, built in oak cupboard with mirrored doors, heated towel rail, inset lighting, tiled limestone floor.
Bedroom Two: Double glazed sash window to front with superb rural outlook, period fireplace with brick hearth and ducks nest grate, two built-in wardrobes, double radiator.
Bedroom Three: Double glazed sash window to the rear, skylight window, high level storage space, double radiator, fitted cupboard with shelves and hanging space, access to loft, double radiator.
Family Bathroom: Double glazed sash window to rear, Fired Earth oak flooring, bath with handheld shower attachment, glass shower screen and Fired Earth tiles, ‘Heritage’ pedestal wash hand basin, close coupled W.C., traditional style radiator and heated towel rail, shelving built into alcove, inset lighting.
Outside Rear Courtyard Garden: Paved and walled courtyard garden with French doors from both the breakfast room and study, path to gate and side of house, outside light. Timber Shed.
Front Raised Terrace: Part brick/decked terrace with french doors from sitting room and far reaching rural outlook.
Parking: Off road brick laid parking space to front of the property. Extensive and useful storage area beneath raised terrace.