Kentish Gardens, Tunbridge Wells
Kentish Gardens, Tunbridge Wells, TN2 5XU,
Superb contemporary, energy efficient, semi-detached 2-bedroom town house in a private gated development in the southern part of Tunbridge Wells.
- Spacious 2 bedroom semi-detached contemporary town house
- Open plan living accommodation on the first floor
- Master bedroom with ensuite featuring a waterfall shower
- Large balcony with views
- Gated community living
- Close to Tunbridge Wells mainline station
- High energy efficiency rating
OverviewThis semi-detached 2 bedroom property was built in 2009, and combines contemporary living with a unique location, being close to the town centre yet surrounded by woodland and communal gardens. The house is located in a private gated development, and by virtue of its elevated position and "upside down" living, has far-reaching views across the surrounding countryside. It was built to a high specification and has a striking exterior, which features a curved aluminium roof and Brazilian Ipe hardwood cladding. The Pantiles and mainline station and are both within easy reach, so it would prove perfect for commuters.
Living AccommodationThe main living space is situated on the first floor, and is a spacious open plan area which accommodates the kitchen, dining and seating areas. The high ceilings, floor to ceiling windows and 2 sets of French doors, give this room a light and airy aspect. The French doors provide access to the large balcony, where there is plenty of space for alfresco dining, a barbeque and chiminea, if so desired. Attractive black gloss cabinetry with hardwood worktops can be found in the kitchen as well as an integrated fridge-freezer, washing machine with tumble dryer, dishwasher, hob and extractor fan. There is a generous cupboard which houses the mains fed pressurised water tank and has space for further storage. All of the rooms have underfloor heating with individual thermostats.
Bedroom AccommodationThe front door opens to the ground floor and the entrance hall with its access to all of the rooms situated on this level. The master bedroom has fitted wardrobes and a dedicated ensuite, which features a waterfall shower. The second bedroom has a window to the front, and the family bathroom is part tiled with bath, wash hand basin, WC and heated towel rail. There is a good sized under-stairs cupboard providing useful storage space.
OutsideThe property is in a private gated development and approached through electric gates, which are operated by a sensor or a buzzer and entry videophone for guests. A shared attractive brick driveway leads to the house, which is set amongst well-maintained communal gardens and woodland, for which there is a small annual community charge. The house has 1 dedicated parking space and there are 2-3 visitor spaces and a storage shed for bicycles.
The AreaKentish Gardens is ideally situated just off from Broadwater Down on the favoured south side of the vibrant spa town of Tunbridge Wells, which has an array of restaurants, shops and leisure facilities. The historic Pantiles area is easily accessible, with its elegant colonnaded walkway believed by many to be the most pleasant place in Tunbridge Wells to browse, shop, eat, drink and stroll. For further shopping opportunities, Royal Victoria Place is close at hand, and the award-winning Bluewater Shopping Centre is under 30 miles distant. If you want to escape to the coast, then the lovely seaside towns are easily accessible by car or public transport. There are many independent and state schooling options in the area, including those in the much sought-after Kent Grammar system and the mainline station offers a fast and frequent service to Central London.