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A substantial (6724sqft) and most impressive house of great style and presence . The property offers extensive and well proportioned accommodation with many of the rooms enjoying a bright, open aspect over the secluded 3 Acre grounds and from some windows at first and second floor levels there are far reaching views to the east and south east over miles of open countryside.
There are many fine character features throughout the house with elegant high ceilings, some with moulded cornices, traditional style doors with decorative architraves and glazed doors between the principal reception rooms making the house ideal for entertaining. The windows are double glazed with modern white aluminium powder coated double glazed units set in to the original frames to ensure continuity of the traditional style of the house.
The leisure complex which consists of a large conservatory housing an 'Endless' pool, together with sauna and shower is an excellent feature of the property and is discreetly located to the rear of the house with views over the secluded grounds. The impressive master bedroom suite comprises a large dressing room with extensive fitted wardrobes plus an en-suite bathroom with spa bath together with sauna and steam cabinet. The second floor with the two bedrooms, shower and store room, offers excellent scope for use as a teenagers suite or for perhaps an au-pair or nanny. Heating is provided via a warm air gas heating system which also provides a comfort cooling system for use if desired during the warmer periods in the summer months.
The property is located in arguably one of the most sought after locations in Dorking. Park Copse is a highly regarded rhododendron lined private road of prestigious houses, situated just over half a mile from Dorking town which offers a comprehensive range of shopping, social, recreational and educational amenities with facilities for the commuter from Dorking railway station (Victoria and Waterloo) being within close proximity (1 mile). The M25 is accessed seven miles north equidistant via the A24 to Leatherhead Junction 9 or the A25 to Reigate Junction 8. The general area is famous for its outstanding countryside including Ranmore and Boxhill (National Trust) and is ideal for the walking and riding enthusiast. The established Betchworth Park Golf Club is adjacent to Park Copse and can be directly accessed through a private gated path leading from Park Copse. The property is also very well placed for the International Airports of Gatwick (13 miles) and Heathrow (30 miles).
Approached through an impressive gated entrance onto a sweeping driveway with garaging and covered parking, this delightful property is set in about 3 acres of parkland-like grounds enjoying large areas of sweeping lawn interspersed with rhododendron bushes and mature trees. Within the garden there is an attractive small pond, summerhouse and glass house along with a number of useful sheds. Immediately to the rear of the house is a large paved terrace overlooking the delighful gardens.
Four Reception Rooms
Six Further Bedrooms
Two Further Bathrooms
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