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4 bed detached house for sale

£1,350,000 Guide price

Shoreham Road, Otford, Sevenoaks, Kent TN14

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Property features

  • No onward chain
  • Detached 4/5 bedroom home
  • Gardens of approx 1/2 acre
  • Countryside views
  • 0.8 miles to Otford station
  • Scope for modernisation/renovation

Property description

*No onward chain* detached family home offering scope to renovate/extend, set within gardens of approx. ½ an acre, wonderful far-reaching views over the surrounding countryside


Description


A cherished family residence, built by the current vendor in the 1960s, boasting numerous personal touches throughout. The property enjoys wonderful views to the rear and is set within delightful gardens of approximately half an acre, in a sought-after location.

This property also presents an exciting opportunity to renovate or extend subject to the usual planning permissions.


Features


- Approached over a brick-paved driveway with parking for three cars, alongside is a double garage currently set up as a woodworking workshop, equipped with an extraction system and many tools, negotiable separately.

- Wooden floor throughout the property.

- Glazed porch leading to a hallway with a spacious coats’ cupboard, leading to the study with fitted shelving.

- Snug/TV room with direct garden access and a door leading to a bedroom with fitted wardrobes and WC as well as a large cupboard formerly used as a kitchenette. All three rooms were previously used as an annexe.

- Spacious sitting/dining room featuring pine-clad walls and a unique brick built corner fireplace, views through the large windows to the garden and beyond.

- Octagonal conservatory leads to the garden from the sitting room, in need of some repair.

- The generously sized kitchen with bespoke wooden cupboards, Britannia and Lacanche range cookers, a walk-in larder and ample space for table and chairs. The adjacent utility room offers space for washing machine and tumble dryer.

- Cloakroom and storage cupboard complete the ground floor accommodation.

- Principal double bedroom with a comprehensive range of built-in wardrobes and en-suite shower room.

- Two additional double bedrooms, both with fitted wardrobes. The larger of the bedrooms was originally two bedrooms and was combined to create one large bedroom with dressing area. This could easily be converted back into two bedrooms, totalling four bedrooms on the first floor.

- Family bathroom.

- West facing rear garden, predominantly laid to lawn, interspersed with fruit trees and mature shrubs.

- At the rear of the property is a terrace ideal for outdoor relaxation and enjoying the afternoon sun. A mature grape vine sweeps across the rear of the house.

- Additional features include a log store, built in BBQ, greenhouse (in need of repair), shed, and rear access to the garage/workshop.


Situation


Located in an elevated position in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with picturesque countryside views, yet conveniently close to village amenities, schools and Otford station for easy commuting to London.

Otford is a charming village with many picturesque period properties along its High Street and around the village pond. Passing through Otford is the Pilgrims' Way providing wonderful walking opportunities. Otford village a number of local services and shops, post office, 2 public houses, church, village hall, tennis courts and 12 acre recreation field used for football and cricket. Sevenoaks is about 4.5 miles distant and offers a wider selection of shops and facilities. Golf is available at The London Club, Wildernesse and Knole.

Otford station is 0.8 miles away with services to London Victoria/London Charing Cross from about 40 mins and London Bridge from 30 mins. Sevenoaks station (about 4 miles) offers alternative rail services to Cannon Street (London Bridge from 22 mins).

Otford has its own primary school, nursery and two preparatory schools. Sevenoaks area has many well regarded schools including the renowned Sevenoaks School, the grammar annexes and a choice of Preparatory schools. Further well-regarded grammar schools are in nearby Tonbridge and Tunbridge Wells.

The M25 is accessible at junction 5 (about 4.5 miles) and junction 4 (about 6 miles), providing access to the motorway network, Gatwick, Heathrow and Stansted Airports, Bluewater, Dover and the Channel Tunnel Terminus.


Directions


From central Sevenoaks, take the A225 North towards Otford. Continue over the traffic lights that cross the A25. Continue past the retail park and over the roundabout until you reach the roundabout in Otford. Take the 2nd exit, continue past Otford Station and around the sharp left bend. Continue past Greenhill Road on your right and Tor House will be found a short distance afterwards on the left.


Property information


- Services: Mains Gas, Electricity, Water and Drainage
- Local Authority: Sevenoaks District Council
- Council Tax band: G (£3,881.15 for 2024/25)
- Fixtures and fittings are excluded from the sale but may be available by separate negotiation.

Nestled in an elevated position in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with picturesque countryside views, yet conveniently close to village amenities, schools and Otford station for easy commuting to London.

Otford is a charming village with many picturesque period properties along its High Street and around the village pond. Passing through Otford is the Pilgrims' Way providing wonderful walking opportunities. Otford village has a thriving commmuntiy and a number of local services and shops, post office, 2 public houses, church, village hall, tennis courts and 12 acre recreation field used for football and cricket. Sevenoaks is about 4.5 miles distant and offers a wider selection of shops and facilities. Golf is available at The London Club, Wildernesse and Knole.

Otford station is 0.8 miles away with services to London Victoria/London Charing Cross from about 40 mins and London Bridge from 30 mins. Sevenoaks station (about 4 miles) offers alternative rail services to Cannon Street (London Bridge from 22 mins).

The Sevenoaks area is renowned for the excellent schooling. Otford has its own primary school, nursery and two preparatory schools; Russell House and St Michaels. The Sevenoaks area has many well regarded schools including the renowned Sevenoaks School, the grammar annexes and a wide choice of Preparatory schools. Further well regarded grammar schools are in nearby Tonbridge and Tunbridge Wells.

The M25 is accessible at junction 5 (about 4.5 miles) and junction 4 (about 6 miles), providing access to the motorway network, Gatwick, Heathrow and Stansted Airports, Bluewater, Dover and the Channel Tunnel Terminus.

Property info

Floorplan(s): Floorplan

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Property value data/graphs for TN14

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £1,400,454 £443 4.1 £1,063,076
Semi-detached £649,071 £415 3.2 £627,493
Terraced £596,201 £417 2.8 £469,745
Flats £367,036 £434 1.9 £255,143

Current asking prices in TN14

Average: £992,069
Avg. current asking prices in TN14
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £260,000
(1)
£468,446
(13)
£645,828
(32)
£996,923
(35)
£1,615,383
(26)
Flats £226,333
(6)
£335,400
(13)
£645,000
(1)
- -
All £231,143
(7)
£401,923
(26)
£645,803
(33)
£996,923
(35)
£1,615,383
(26)

Current asking rents in TN14

Average: £2,409 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in TN14
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - - £1,950 pcm
(1)
£4,316 pcm
(3)
£3,995 pcm
(1)
Flats £1,101 pcm
(1)
£1,497 pcm
(2)
- - -
All £1,101 pcm
(1)
£1,497 pcm
(2)
£1,950 pcm
(1)
£4,316 pcm
(3)
£3,995 pcm
(1)

Fun facts for TN14

Highest value in TN14
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Halstead Place £1,297,875
Birchfield £1,228,263
Coombe Road £1,208,236
Great Till Close £1,108,140
Pilgrims Way East £1,087,387
Highest turnover in TN14
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Boakes Meadow 41.7%
Johnsons Avenue 35.0%
Berwick Way 32.5%
Deerleap Lane 30.8%
Shoreham Place 29.6%
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Monthly running costs Beta

£5,642 Monthly total

Mortgage

Purchase price
Deposit (10%) 135,000
Repayment term 25
Interest rate 2.0
Your payment £5,149 /mo How Much Could I Borrow

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Your home or property may be repossessed if you do not keep up repayments on your mortgage.

Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £120,000 Average insurance cost £40/mo (£481/yr)
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Home insurance costs explained

Home Insurance is based on the average price of a building and contents quote for a property in this area in the last 48 months.

Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy

Gas £47 Electricity £69 Estimated energy cost £116/mo

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Energy costs explained

The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 20200 kWh/year
Electricity: 5000 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

Local authority

Sevenoaks

Estimated tax band G Council tax cost £282 /mo
when paid over 10 months
Council tax costs explained

The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

Full information on Council Tax discount entitlements can be found on the Gov.UK’s website.

Water

Supply £19 Sewerage £36 Estimated water cost £55 /mo
Water costs explained

Water consumption is based on average water usage for the predicted occupancy of the property based on the number of bedrooms.

Total annual consumption (in cubic meters) is then averaged into a monthly cost.

Note: If you have 2 separate suppliers for water and sewage, you may receive 2 separate bills.

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