Distances are calculated in a straight line and may not reflect actual travel distance.
This is an intriguing unlisted detached Period cottage, which is believed to date back to the late 18h century, and was possibly a former Estate cottage to The Hill (the former home of the renowned artist Myles Birket Foster).The property which has been in the same family's ownership for about 46 years, provides terrific potential for general refurbishment and extension (subject to planning). There are three separate reception rooms including two sitting rooms, one with an open fire, the other with a pleasant view down the garden. This pretty outlook is also enjoyed by the main bedroom upstairs.
As confirmed by the address this cottage really is ideal for the commuter or those wishing their children to have some independence with Witley mainline station (Waterloo 55 minutes) literally on the doorstep. Bordered by the pretty villages of Witley, Chiddingfold and Hambledon, each providing a good range of local village amenities, including schools, (King Edwards 0.3 miles, Witley infants 1 mile, Chandlers Junior 1.4 miles) shops, and choice of inns/restaurants, the cottage also enjoys immediate access onto of open countryside ideal for walking, riding and cycling. Godalming is about 5 miles away with its attractive semi-pedestrianised High Street, a wide choice of cafes and restaurants together with large branches of Waitrose and Sainsbury's. There is a bus service on the Petworth Road.
Garden stores including a former privy, fuel stores and a greenhouse. There is a concrete terrace with a path flanked by stocked flower borders leading down the garden, which enjoys a southerly aspect and also features a rose arbour, small water garden, azaleas and a fine Acer, together with a strategically sited sitting area.
We understand that this cottage has all main services.
sitting room with open fireplace
summer sitting room with access out to the garden
garden stores and greenhouse
pretty partly walled garden.
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