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An attractive detached period house, occupying an elevated position,believed to date from the late 1800’s, and the first time on the market for 34 years. It has whitened and part tile hung elevations complemented by casement windows under a tiled roof with planning permission granted for 'substantial' further extensions to enlarge the property. This lovely character home with delightful gardens and grounds extending to about 3.3 acres offers well proportioned and adaptable accommodation arranged across three floors, with all rooms except the first floor study and family bathroom have double aspect. On the ground floor the reception hall opens to the sitting room with dining room and through to the sun room. The kitchen/breakfast room is set at the back of the property enjoying lovely views across the garden. On the first floor there is a large double aspect master bedroom with en-suite bathroom with a further bedroom and bathroom. An inner landing with study area leads up to the second floor with two additional bedrooms and a further shower room.
The property is situated in a delightful rural location on the edge of the village of Ockley with its two pubs, church, service station and Village Greens Farm Shop. For more comprehensive amenities Dorking, Horsham and Guildford are easily accessible and offer main line train services to London Victoria and London Waterloo, alongside the local station at Ockley. There are excellent road connections to the South Coast, Gatwick Airport and the M25 Motorway Network, and the area is well served by a number of good schools in the area, in both the state and private sector, including, Farlington, Pennthorpe School, Belmont, Hurtwood House & Cranleigh. The Surrey Hills are close by for walking and hiking, or simply enjoying the stunning views of the surrounding countryside. There is nearby golf club at Slinfold which has a pool and gym, Betchworth Golf Club and Cranleigh Golf and Country Club which also has a pool and gym plus and daily dance classes.
The property is approached across a gravel driveway leading to a parking area. The large garden is predominantly laid to lawn with mature shrubs and specimen trees including copper beech, lime, mature oaks and variegated holly giving a high level of seclusion. The property owns the lane from the gate to the end of its plot and provides a right of way for the other homes beyond. On the other side of the lane there is a paddock, an outbuilding and a single detached garage, both having power and light, the garage also has planning permission (and B reg approval) for extention and conversion to a studio with mezzanine floor, all totalling about 600 sq.ft. In all the gardens and grounds extend to about 3.3 acres.
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