About Rushmore Hill, Knockholt, Sevenoaks, TN14, England
An impressive family home with swimming pool set behind electric gates in beautiful grounds in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty on the edge of a sought after village.
This immaculately presented six bedroom character property is located on the prestigious Rushmore Hill in the highly desirable Knockholt village. The house is set back from the road behind electric gates and sits centrally on a secluded plot of about 2 acres. Built in 1930s Meadows has been completely refurbished by the current owners to a high standard throughout. The very well proportioned, versatile accommodation over two floors offers a great balance between formal and informal living. A spacious, bright entrance hall leads to an inner hall with a grand reception room comprising of drawing room and dining room with feature fireplace. This leads to the sunroom offering views over the beautiful garden, perfect for entertaining family and friends. There is an adjoining sitting room with access to the patio and a double bedroom with fitted furniture and a shower room, which could potentially be used as an annex. A study with bespoke fitted oak furniture by Chamber Furniture is ideal for working from home. Superb kitchen/breakfast room fitted with hand painted units, integrated appliances and granite worktops has space to accommodate a large dining table. Separate utility room with fitted cupboards leads to the family room. The first floor offers five beautifully appointed bedrooms four of which are doubles with bespoke fitted furniture all overlooking the delightful gardens. Three have en suites and two share the family bathroom. The gardens are a significant feature of Meadows. A sweeping gravel drive leads to a large parking and turning area and gives access to the detached double garage with electric door The garden is well maintained with many established trees, flower beds, shrubs and an attractive Italian marble fountain. The gardens encircle the property and include a heated swimming pool and extensive patio areas ideal for alfresco dining and entertaining. A Lawful Development Certificate has been granted by Sevenoaks District Council to erect two substantial outbuildings through permitted development rights. The services are mains gas fired central heating, mains water, electricity, drainage and fibreoptic broadband connectivity. Knockholt is a sought after village in Sevenoaks listed a Green Belt area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. It is the highest village in Kent in an affluent area with stately Grand Houses set into the surrounding fields and hills. This semi rural village is a popular location for walkers, ramblers, cyclists and horse riders because of its beauty. Knockholt benefits from easy access to the major air, road and rail networks and its closeness to London makes it a desirable location. Orpington, Chelsfield and Knockholt stations are all a short drive away with regular trains to London Bridge, Charing Cross and London Victoria. M25 at junction 4 within two miles provides links to the major airports, and the Channel Tunnel. There are local shops, pubs, Waitrose supermarket and golf courses in close proximity. Comprehensive shopping is available in Bluewater, Sevenoaks, Orpington and Bromley with shops, restaurants, bars, cafes and cinemas. Knockholt is ideally placed for a wide selection of highly regarded primary and secondary schools in both the public and private sectors including the renowned Sevenoaks School and some of the best grammar Schools in the country. Meadows is an outstanding country property, ideally set up for modern family living. It offers all the amenities for country living and is located in the most idyllic semi rural location close to London. It is also conveniently located for the key local centres of Sevenoaks and Bromley.