Harmony Street, Tunbridge Wells – Detached House For

Harmony Street, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN4 8NS, UK

On Market

A truly beautiful, gabled Victorian detached house, located in the Harmony Street area of the popular village of Rusthall. This family home provides generous accommodation, elegant period features, a secluded rear garden and an enjoys an elevated position, and internal viewing is highly recommended to appreciate all that is on offer.
  • Lovely, detached period house situated on popular Harmony Street on the edges of Rusthall.
  • Just under 2200 sq. ft. of well-configured living accommodation, with a perfect flow for the family market.
  • Light and airy kitchen / diner, with direct access via bi-fold doors to the rear garden.
  • 4 bedrooms, 3 reception rooms and 2 bathrooms.
  • Pretty terraced rear garden and off-road parking.
  • Elevated position which gives the house a rare sense of seclusion.

Description

Woggles is an architecturally attractive family home, located within the Harmony Street Toad Rock area of Rusthall, the latter of which is an area of special scientific interest. Forming what was once the refreshment centre for the Home Guard before becoming the headquarters for the scout movement, it was then very successfully converted into a well-proportioned home. The stylish and sophisticated accommodation consists of generous reception rooms, high ceilings and a multitude of period features, including original parquet floors and feature fireplaces. All of the rooms are well presented and light and bright by virtue of their large sash windows. This truly unique house offers its new owners a fabulous period home of historical importance, with generous accommodation, a secluded rear garden and off-road parking, all situated in an elevated position.

Accommodation

The front door leads into a generous porch with a terracotta tiled floor and plenty of space for coats and boots. A door leads thrugh to the spacious entrance hall, with its tiled floor and wide staircase to the first floor. Straight ahead is the kitchen, a lovely room filled with light by virtue of the part-vaulted ceiling fitted with velux windows and the wonderful large internal paned window to the drawing room. The kitchen is fitted with a range of base and wall units, oak worktops and quality appliances. There is ample space for a large dining table and the bifold doors to the rear of the room give direct access to the garden. Returning to the hall, access is granted to the generous 29 ft drawing room, where beautiful open marble fireplaces flank either end of the room, one fitted with a wood-burning stove. The original oak parquet floor within this room is particularly attractive. On the opposite side of the hallway is the second sitting room or study, another light and bright room with fitted shelves and access to the downstairs cloakroom.

Stairs from the hall lead up to the lovely landing, with its high level window to the side of the property, and four bedrooms. The master bedroom has generous fitted wardrobes and its own en-suite, with shower, sink and WC. There is also a family bathroom fitted with a bath with shower over, a sink and WC, plus a large airing cupboard. Access to the loft is granted from the hall landing.

Outside

The house is well set back from the road, up a private drive and in an elevated position giving rooftop views over Rusthall. At the top of the driveway leading to the property, there is off-road parking. Access to the rear garden is provided through the entrance porch. The rear garden has been terraced to create a secluded raised seating area with steps connecting the lower level.

Location

Rusthall has excellent amenities for day to day supplies, including a general stores, pharmacist, post office, dentist and veterinary surgery, all within easy walking distance of the property. The vibrant spa town of Tunbridge Wells is just over one mile distant and has a more extensive range of restaurants, shops, a supermarket and leisure facilities. There is also a fast and frequent train service to London. There are many independent and state schooling options in the area, including those in the much sought-after Kent Grammar system. The impressive, award-winning Bluewater Shopping Centre is only 45 minutes' drive away and if you want to escape to the coast, then the lovely seaside towns can also be reached in under an hour.
Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterShare on Google+Share on LinkedInPin on PinterestEmail this to someone