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This well-presented 1930’s property benefits from spacious and flexible accommodation, ideal for any growing family. It is arranged on two floors and has been occupied by the current owners for over 50 years and with its lovely gardens and convenient location it is not hard to see why. There is an enclosed porch which leads to a spacious entrance hall with under stairs storage. Of particular note is the Living room which has lovely views and features an attractive fireplace with open fire. This has been extended and now incorporates a dining room stretching to the rear of the property and with side patio doors. In addition to this is a Living / Dining room with bay window and fireplace with gas fire ideal for winter evenings and providing youngsters with their own space. The kitchen is fitted with a range of units providing good storage and it incorporates a dining area with space for a table, ideal for family meals. Beyond the kitchen is a large utility room which is double glazed with door to the garden which could be reconfigured to extend the kitchen (subject to the necessary consents). On the first floor is a wide galleried landing leading to 4 good sized bedrooms, many with a double aspect and three with lovely views. This includes the spacious master bedroom which has far reaching views and fitted wardrobes. It also benefits from an ensuite shower/wet-room with stylish built-in storage unit incorporating a modern basin and WC. There is good storage provided by a walk in closet with hanging, an airing cupboard and hatch to a loft.
Markville Gardens is a popular residential road and the property backs onto woodland with far reaching views to the front towards the rolling hills of the North Downs. The M25 at Junction 6 is about 1.3 miles away. Caterham town centre (0.9 miles) and railway station has a good range of shops including Church Walk and both a Waitrose and Morrisons supermarket. There are local schools including St John’s primary, De Stafford and Caterham School. TRAIN SERVICES: Caterham Station (0.9 miles) is in Zone 6 and has direct services to London Bridge and Victoria in about 45 minutes
The property owns the drive which also allows access to the neighbouring bungalow and is edged by hedging and evergreen shrubs. There is a double detached garage which benefits from electric roller door and also has a side door. The pedestrian gate leads to a meandering path bordering a lawn with pretty cherry tree. From the garage steps lead to a sandstone patio with lovely views. There is a further secluded patio with southerly aspect The garden has been landscaped to follow the contours of the plot. It includes several areas of level lawn and offers a high degree of privacy since it is enclosed by hedgerows and has a wooded area to the rear boundary. In all the plot extends to about 0.35 acres (0.14 Ha)
2 Bath/Shower-Rooms (1 En suite) Kitchen/Breakfast Room
Living Room / Dining Room
Front & Rear Gardens
Cloakroom. Views over the valley
Convenient for St John's School
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