- Exceptional Georgian style residence
- Prime private road
- Sevenoaks station 1.6 miles
- Versatile accommodation
- Pool/guest house
- Tennis court
- Swimming pool
- Self contained apartment
- Beautiful gardens and grounds
- EPC Rating = C
Exceptional Georgian style residence of elegant proportions set within secluded gardens of about
2 acres, situated within a sought after private road within the popular Wildernesse Estate.
Rivendell is situated in a sought after private road within the popular Wildernesse Estate.
Comprehensive Shopping: Sevenoaks (1.4 miles), Tunbridge Wells and Bluewater.
Mainline Rail Services: Sevenoaks (1.6 miles) to Cannon Street/Charing Cross.
Primary Schools: Sevenoaks and Seal.
Grammar Schools: Weald of Kent Girls, Tonbridge Girls and Judd Boys Grammar schools in Tonbridge. Tunbridge Wells Girls and Boys Grammar Schools and the Skinners Boys Grammar School in Tunbridge Wells.
Private Schools: Sevenoaks, Tonbridge and Walthamstow Hall Secondary Schools. Sevenoaks, Solefields and New Beacon Preparatory Schools in Sevenoaks. St Michaels & Russell House Preparatory Schools in Otford. Radnor House in Sundridge.
Sporting Facilities: Golf clubs in Sevenoaks include Wildernesse and Knole with Nizels in Hildenborough which also has a private health/fitness centre. Sevenoaks sports and leisure centre. Cricket, Hockey, Football and Rugby in the Sevenoaks Vine area.
Communications: The M25 can be accessed at the Chevening interchange which is about 4 miles away linking to other motorway networks and Gatwick and Heathrow Airports.
Rivendell is a superb Georgian style residence of elegant proportions built in 2000 with later additions, and located in this prestigious private road in Sevenoaks. The house offers over 7,300 sq ft of accommodation which provides versatile entertaining areas and is presented to a high standard throughout. There is a striking pool/guest house attached to the main house via a lower ground floor link and a self contained one bedroom flat to the rear of the garaging. The house is well located being only 1.6 miles to the station and 1.4 miles to the town. Also of note are the gardens and grounds with a heated swimming pool and spa and an all-weather tennis court. In total the grounds amount to approximately 2 acres.
Modern bathroom suites, bespoke hand painted kitchen, fitted office furniture in mahogany by Chambers, Cat 5, in-ceiling speakers, under floor heating to all floors except the second floor, wood and tiled flooring, dental coving.
Steps lead to the portico entrance and front door with a multi pane fan light window and side slips. The reception hall has a sweeping staircase rising to the galleried landing, a stylish cloakroom and storage cupboard.
The principal reception rooms provide generously proportioned and elegant areas for formal entertaining. The drawing room is split level and features a stone fireplace with a gas fire, the triple aspect dining room has bi folding doors to the rear terrace and a roof light. The excellent games room is double aspect with a bar having a sink, wine fridge and shelving.
The kitchen is fitted with a comprehensive range of bespoke hand painted wall and base cupboards with matching island unit. Granite work surfaces incorporate a double sink and extends over the island unit to provide a breakfast bar. Appliance include a Falcon range cooker, microwave, dishwasher, wine fridge and stainless steel American style fridge freezer. There is a door to the rear terrace and an outlook to the side.
The adjoining breakfast room has an outlook to the front, and there is an adjoining boot room with access to outside.
Completing this floor is a gym with air conditioning, a music room with glazed walls allowing views over the garden and double doors to the garden, and a study with fitted office furniture.
Arranged over the lower ground floor is a cinema room with surround sound, doors to outside, and a store room.
There is also a guest bedroom with doors to outside, an adjoining shower room and a laundry room with access to outside. This suite of rooms could be used as an aupair flat if required.
The first floor galleried landing has an outlook to the front and doors opening to the rear balcony.
The master suite comprises a bedroom with wonderful views over the rear garden together with access to the rear balcony, and there are two built in wardrobes. There are two modern en suites, one has a bath with separate double shower, the second is a shower room. Completing the suite is a dressing room with an extensive range of fitted cupboards and drawers.
There are two further bedrooms on this floor all with built in wardrobes and served by well appointed stylish en suite shower rooms.
The second floor bedroom occupies the whole of this floor and has dormer windows to the front and rear, a dressing room and spacious en suite bathroom with his and hers vanity unit.
The pool/guest house is linked to the main house via a corridor located on the lower ground floor from the games room. On the lower ground floor are four rooms, one of which has a W.C. (with saniflu) and a basin. Arranged on the ground floor is a spacious recreation room with kitchen area fitted with an American style fridge freezer and dishwasher. There is airconditioning and tiled flooring and four sets of double doors opening to the terrace. There is also a shower room with door to the terrace.
The self contained flat is located to the rear of the garaging, and comprises a reception room with kitchen area, a shower/changing room and separate W.C. and a double bedroom with an outlook to the rear.
The triple garage has three double doors and a pedestrian door to the side.
The house is approached via electrically operated gates over a sweeping drive flanked on both sides by laurel and rhododendrons with a turning circle which provides ample parking and leads to the garaging.
The established gardens and grounds provide an attractive backdrop to the house and are principally laid to lawn with many varieties of trees, shrubs and plants. The pool area is enclosed by evergreen hedging which provides privacy, and has paved terraces ideal for entertaining and a 6 person built-in sunken spa pool to one side of the heated swimming pool. There is a tennis court within the garden, terraces and garden stores.
Square Footage: 10695 sq ft
Acreage: 2 Acres
Proceed in a northerly direction along Sevenoaks High Street continuing straight over the Pembroke Road traffic lights and take the right fork into Seal Hollow Road. Turn right (just before a telephone box) into Blackhall Lane. Parkfield is the second private road on the left and Rivendell will be found along on the left hand side.
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