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We are delighted to offer for sale this newly renovated, 16th Century Grade II Listed Kentish farmhouse approaching 3,000sq.ft with great character and a no expense spared finish in a sought after location within easy reach of amenities and public transport links. Now offering four reception rooms, a fabulous bespoke kitchen/dining room and a utility room with four double bedrooms and three bath/shower rooms upstairs. Sat in 1.5 acres (tbv) of mature gardens and boasting a triple garage and detached studio all behind electric gates bordering the Scotney Estate. Nursery farm is a delightful farmstead set in the heart of the Wealden countryside and benefitting from proximity to the facilities and amenities of Lamberhurst, Wadhurst and Tunbridge Wells. Possessing significant character and charm, there are just 3 unique homes being newly converted and renovated with views over gardens and woodland.
Location. Nursery Farm is located about 2 miles south of the popular village of Lamberhurst which provides a well stocked local shop and post office, pubs and a vineyard. Tunbridge Wells is about 8.5 miles to the north with a wide range of leisure and banking facilities. This charming and historic property is set amongst delightful countryside with three popular outdoor attractions, Bewl Water, the Scotney Castle Estate and Bedgebury Forest and Pinetum. The A21 provides access to the M25 and further motorway network to the North and down to the South Coast at Hastings. Mainline stations can be found at Bells Yew Green (6.3miles) and Paddock Wood (10.2 miles).
Education. Lamberhurst village has a primary school and Wadhurst has a Community College for Secondary. The renowned St Ronan's and Marlborough House prep schools are a few minutes away in Hawkhurst. Nearby public schools include Benenden, Kent College in Pembury and Tonbridge School.
Description. This detached farmhouse has been loving renovated throughout with light and bright accommodation spanning close to 3000sq.ft. The entrance hall has ample storage space for storing boots and coats. With oak flooring and a door leading into a cloakroom. The kitchen breakfast room is fitted with a bespoke kitchen, including Blum units with pull out drawers and a seamless stone worksurface. Fitted appliances include a Neff halogen flex induction cooktop with integrated ventilation system, a Neff oven, a Neff microwave oven and a warming drawer, a Bosch dishwasher, an Abode stainless steel double sink and space for American style fridge freezer. A glazed and lit cupboard provides a display space. The oak floors lead past a bespoke oak curved breakfast table and to a versatile space, ideal for a dining hall. The separate utility room has a stone floor and wash hand basin, cupboards open to reveal the grant boiler and offer space for a washing machine and tumble dryer. To the front there are four reception rooms. The first has parquet flooring which could provide a study or a playroom. The sitting room is fitted with an electric stove and feature beams. The drawing room has a brick-built inglenook fireplace with a large contemporary style woodburning stove and steps leading down to a dining room. Ascending one of the two staircases, the main first floor landing has a double aspect space with views over the garden and is ideal as a study space. The first of the four double bedrooms is at front of the property with a hanging cupboard and an en-suite shower room with a contemporary towel rail and a Bluetooth speaker vanity mirror. The bedroom at the rear has a hanging cupboard and views over the garden. A door leads into a grand en-suite shower room with contemporary towel rail, double basin and a contemporary mirror. Another two double bedrooms are at the front of the property, both with hanging cupboards and one with a feature fireplace surround providing a study area. The family bathroom is a beautiful suite with a stand alone bath with shower attachment over, a large shower unit, a wc, two contemporary towel rails and a double basin with a vanity unit. Doors open into a shelved airing cupboard.
Externally. The farmhouse sits in around 1.5 acres of mature grounds and garden. Approached via two electric gates, the driveway leads to an area of lawn and a triple bay detached garage with a log store to the side. There is another lawned area to the front, a great space for storage shed or children’s toys. The large wrap around stone patio provides a fabulous entertaining and seating area, leading to a brick building designed as a home office with a cloakroom. The lawned garden is scattered with mature trees and stretches sown to an area of private woodland.
Services. New pressurised water system from mains water. A new private drainage system. Oil fired central heating system with individual thermostat on radiators. Mains electricity.
Directions. Heading south on the A21, the driveway to the property is on the right hand side 1.2 miles after the Scotney Castle Roundabout and past the Kilndown Road turning on the left.
Please see the many photographs that accompany this listing and the indicative floor plan.To fully appreciate this property please arrange a viewing appointment which you can do 24/7 by visiting our website.