This attractive period detached house is set on a sizeable plot of its own gardens and paddocks, across which enjoys pleasant views. This delightful detached property offers spacious and versatile accommodation with a total area of 3159 sq ft, and benefits from a wealth of period features throughout including beamed ceilings, character fireplaces and wooden parquet floors. Access is via an inviting reception hall which leads to the expansive ground floor accommodation. Radiating from the central hallway this includes a 20ft dining room, 18ft living room, study and library fitted with shelving. The farmhouse-style kitchen, requiring updating, serves as the hub of the home, furnished with an AGA and a variety of wall and base units, with views across the rear gardens. Adjacent to this is a breakfast room and a utility room with space for additional appliances. The first floor centres around a generous landing with five bedrooms . Of particular note is the master bedroom having a number of fitted wardrobes. The four further bedrooms are all uniquely appointed, some with eaves storage, some with character beams. All bedrooms share use of two family bathrooms, both of which need updating.
Situated on the rural outskirts of Charlwood village this property is well placed for access to the local towns of Horley and Reigate as well as Dorking and Horsham. The semi-rural setting enjoys green spaces nearby including the beautiful Surrey Hills and the village of Newdigate and is close to transport links including the A24 and M23 commuter routes and train stations at Dorking (8.8 miles) and Horley (4.4 miles). Dorking station offers fast services to both Victoria and Waterloo, while Deepdene Station gives access to the Reading/Tonbridge line. Gatwick Airport is easily reached in 4.9 miles and offers national and international flights, as well as the Gatwick Express with its 30-minute rail service into London.
The property sits in a plot of about 5 acres and is surrounded by agricultural farmland and fields with views around the local area, making for a very pleasant immediate setting. The property itself is set back from the road and features a sweeping gravel driveway accessed via a five-bar gate, which leads to a spacious parking area bordered by mature planting and a parcel of lawn. Further parking is available within a tandem garage with barn-style doors and a detached car port. An inset gate leads through to a walled stable yard of four looseboxes requiring refurbishment, backing onto the garden and paddocks which give an overall acreage of approx. 5 acres. To the rear the south-facing garden is set to lawn and features a seating area and patio underneath a covered pergola, a tennis court ( in need of refurbishment) and a summerhouse fronting onto an attractive pond. The gardens are stocked with a variety of established planting including a climbing roses and a variety of trees such as fruiting apple.