Boroughs Oak Farmhouse is a substantial double fronted Grade II listed former farmhouse. The house is believed to date from the 1500s with later additions, with red brick and tile hung upper elevations under pitched tiled roof. Approaching the property you immediately get the impression of the grand yet comfortable style of living this delightful house offers. Set in generous well maintained secluded gardens this family home maintains many original features, including feature fireplaces, exposed beams and brickwork but also boasts a modern kitchen and bathrooms thereby striking the balance between old and new. The accommodation is arranged over three floors and extends to 4852 square feet, excluding the cellar.
The grand entrance hall is inviting and allows access to the two reception rooms at the front of the house. The dual aspect family room has an attractive tiled fireplace and the drawing room features an inglenook brick fireplace with multi fuel stove. Directly behind the drawing room is a spacious dining room also with inglenook fireplace and stove and which leads to the kitchen, study and garden / games room. The stylish kitchen has an impressive range of dove grey wall and base units as well as a bank of wall units and breakfast bar which offers a place to eat, and sit and chat with your guests in this sociable area. A separate utility room provides additional storage and washing facilities. Also on the ground floor you will enjoy a games / garden room which overlooks a private patio area, conservatory and a useful store. Stairs lead down to the lower ground floor, ideal for conversion to a wine cellar.
The first floor has four generous bedrooms, offering two options for a master bedroom. One, a bright dual aspect room overlooking the garden has stairs leading up to an impressive shower room. The other benefits from a walk in dressing room. The stunning family bathroom also on this level has a chequer board black and white floor tiles, a roll top bath and separate shower. Two further bedrooms can be found on the upper levels.
Boroughs Oak Farmhouse is set in a beautiful hamlet of converted farm buildings, on the outskirts of East Peckham. The village has an attractive central square and range of local shops and facilities for every day needs. Nearby Tonbridge, Paddock Wood, Sevenoaks, Royal Tunbridge Wells and Maidstone have extensive amenities with excellent shopping and leisure facilities. Tonbridge and Paddock Wood have train services to London. There is a small state Primary school in the village and the property is five miles from the Tonbridge private primary and secondary schools.
The well stocked landscaped gardens are a particular feature of this family home, the plot extends to approximately 0.6 of an acre. The rear secluded garden is framed with a red brick rear wall providing an attractive backdrop for numerous plant and shrubs that provide colour and interest all year round. With a heated swimming pool, hot tub, tennis court, summerhouse and several seating areas this garden provides an amazing place to hold large parties, have quiet family fun days or a quiet glass of wine during the summer months. The hot tub and summerhouse are available by separate negotiation. The front of the house is approached via a sweeping gravel drive which provides ample private parking and also leads to the detached double garage (19ft. X 17.5 ft.).
Local Authority: Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council
Services: No mains
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