This attractive period property was part of a former stables to the adjacent Country Estate. Recently converted, Stables Cottage now provides open plan living with spacious versatile accommodation finished to a very high standard. Existing large window openings and the high ceilings of the original building, are now complemented by modern insulation standards to the walls, ceilings, floors and roof spaces. High quality Evolution Storm2 maintenance free windows, large glass doors to the garden space, a newly tiled roof, stylish interior and modern underfloor heating system to the ground floor, provide the ease of contemporary living in a characterful old building.
The pretty entrance to Stables Cottage opens to the hall giving direct access to the kitchen/living area, a utility room and cloakroom and a good size second reception room or possible third bedroom and ground floor shower room. The kitchen is fitted with a comprehensive range of Shaker style units and has space for a dining table in front of the Bi Fold doors that provide access to the small garden and decking area. Of particular note in this property, is the open plan access from the kitchen to an impressive triple aspect living room. This room features beautiful oak flooring, a large feature window offering glimpses of the North Downs and a vaulted ceiling.
The first floor of Stables Cottage has two characterful double bedrooms with walk-in wardrobe areas. Each bedroom benefits from a beautifully designed ensuite bathroom/shower room fitted with Roca sink units, illuminating bathroom cabinets, a generously sized shower in one and stylish bath/shower with double showerhead and glass screen in the other.
Set in a popular and leafy residential area to the south of Dorking town centre, with some of Surrey’s finest and most unspoilt countryside on the doorstep. The town centre offers excellent recreational, educational and shopping facilities. The nearby A24 provides access to the south and the M25 at Leatherhead with Gatwick and Heathrow International airports being readily accessible. The general area is famous for its outstanding countryside including the North Downs and Box Hill, much of which is under National Trust ownership with opportunities for walking and cycling. Also nearby are Dorking Golf Club, Denbies, England’s largest vineyard, and good local schools including Ashcombe, St Johns Primary and The Priory School. TRAIN SERVICES: Dorking station offers fast services to both Victoria and Waterloo, while Dorking West and Deepdene Stations gives access to the Reading/Tonbridge line.
The property is approached via a stunning, newly laid grey block-paved driveway which also provides parking adjacent to the front door. To the rear of the property there is a raised decking area adjacent to the kitchen/diner, ideal for relaxing in the summer months. A further small area of garden with native boundary hedging continues along the rear and around to the side of this property. External taps, electric supply and lighting have been fitted.
3 En suite bath/shower-rooms
Ground floor cloakroom
Underfloor heating to the ground floor
Maintenance-free timber effect windows and doors