Only three homes are still available for sale at iconic Woodgate Manor at the historic Swaylands country estate, in Penshurst, Kent. Ranging in size from 1685 sq ft up to 2117 sq ft, all three are luxuriously-appointed, have two bedrooms with ensuite facilties, and offer living on a grand scale with generous room sizes and plenty of space. Prices are £780,000 and £895,000.
The homes at Swaylands have sold well, with sales being completed almost a year ahead of the original sales schedule. Sales have achieved over £400 per sq ft, making Swaylands one of Kent’s premium locations.
Woodgate Manor sits alongside the painstakingly restored Swaylands House and offers an imposing combination of modern sophistication yet captures the feeling of the elegant lifestyle of the Victorian and Edwardian periods. Swaylands House includes an array of ‘Hampton Court’-style elaborate chimneys, castellated turrets, mullioned windows and arched doorways. Swaylands was owned by George Drummond, a close friend of Edward VII, who ensured that a steady stream of prominent Edwardians were guests at the house. As well the King himself, regular visitors included J M Barrie, author of Peter Pan, and the poet, Siegfried Sassoon.
The new apartments in Woodgate Manor at Swaylands are positioned in a traditional setting with stunning garden views. The breath-taking Swaylands rockery, believed to be the largest in Europe, adjoins the house, together with a recently completed sunken walled garden.
Woodgate Manor really does offer the perfect country house setting. There are also spectacular views of the fields and countryside of the Kentish Weald beyond. The 40 acres of private grounds also include a tennis court, a former cricket green and pavilion, and an extensive formal lawn. Indoors there is a fully equipped gymnasium for residents.
Further information on property for sale at Swaylands or to make an appointment to view one of the remaining homes please contact on 01892 871529 or by visiting www.swaylands-penshurst.co.uk.