Four Beeches was originally built in 1904/5 by the acclaimed architect, Charles Quennell for himself. A wonderful example of the traditional style and character for which the Arts and Crafts movement is renowned. The property offers nearly 5,000 sq ft of living accommodation plus outbuildings on the exclusive Bickley Park Estate. Arranged over three floors, this immaculate six bedroom family home offers a wealth of original features as well as benefiting from full improvements and updating by the vendors.
Upon entering the property you are greeted by a spacious reception hall which provides access to the three principle reception rooms and the beautifully crafted staircase leading to the upper floors. Across the ground floor there is a conservatory off of the main reception room, cloakroom with WC, utility room, pantry, access to a tandem garage, access to a wine cellar and a 36’4 x 14'10 kitchen/diner with vaulted ceiling, Miele appliances, quartz work surfaces, feature gas fire and French doors leading to the West facing rear garden. Across the first and second floors there are six bedrooms of which five have fitted storage and four benefit from luxury en-suite bathrooms, a luxury family bathroom with marble tiling and separate shower, office/study and additional lounge/study area to two of the en-suite bedrooms. Other notable features include original ceiling mouldings in the reception rooms, working open fires, feature iron radiators, exposed wooden flooring and original lead lined stained glass windows.
The rear garden measuring 138ft x 100ft has been lovingly landscaped by the current vendors and offers a York stone patio area spanning the width of the property, additional garage with a further store room and workshop. A separate, secluded area features a heated outdoor swimming pool with BBQ, dining area, shower room and covered seating area.
There is a separate vegetable garden and apple grove to the rear of the property.
Chislehurst Station is 0.3 miles away with fast services into London Bridge, Charing Cross and Cannon St. Bickley Station is 0.7 miles away with fast services into Victoriaand Blackfriars. For car travel, the M20 with access to the coast, Ebbsfleet and Channel Tunnel and M25 junction 3 is within 6 miles. Biggin Hill Airport is also within 6 miles and Gatwick Airport is approximately 45 minutes’ drive.
There is a good selection of private, grammar and state schools in the area including, Babington House, Farringtons, Bickley Park, Bromley High, Bullers Wood, Braeside and Eltham College.
Energy Efficiency Rating D.