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An impressive, uniquely designed and well-presented five bedroom detached home set back from the road in a sought-after location, close to plentiful amenities.The property offers generous living space with the potential to change the floor plan to suit, including four stunning reception rooms. The modern interior features ample use of wood throughout, including attractive solid French chestnut floors across much of the ground floor, complimented by the contemporary and beautifully imagined interiors; though the property was built in the early 1920s, it has been extensively improved and extended in recent years. The layout is centred around a galleried landing rising to a vaulted ceiling, with the rooms radiating out. The accommodation includes a sitting room with bi-fold doors from the hallway and garden, creating a fabulous entertaining space, a wood-panelled study, family room, kitchen/dining room and cloakroom.
On the first floor the bedrooms are arranged around a central staircase and include a master bedroom with dressing room and en-suite shower room, a guest bedroom with en-suite shower room and three further bedrooms. All bedrooms have fitted storage and large windows, affording ample natural light and have use of a modern family bathroom. Bedrooms three and four are ideal for children, with each having an internal staircase leading up to a private mezzanine ‘den’ or study area. In addition to this is an open library room on the second floor, which is lit from above by Velux windows and fitted with shelving, creating a lovely snug or study.
Located in an elevated position on a popular residential road the property is conveniently placed for the commuter and has easy access to local shops in Sanderstead including a Waitrose with more extensive shopping in Purley and the superstores on the Purley Way. The M25 is easily accessible providing access to the national motorway network, Heathrow and Gatwick via the M23. Nearby is Ridgeway Primary School and Nursery while independent schools include Whitgift, Woldingham, Trinity, Croydon High and Royal Russell. Plenty of recreational pursuits are available nearby including tennis, rugby, football and cricket with golf clubs nearby at Purley Downs and Croham Hurst and spectacular walks on Riddlesdown.
TRAIN SERVICES: Purley Oaks (0.8 miles) and Sanderstead Stations (0.6 miles) have direct train services to London Bridge and Victoria.
The property is approached by a paved path leading from a parking area and single garage.
The front garden benefits from a wonderfully secluded feel due to the extensive mature planting including tall hedges at the boundary and borders and shrub gardens throughout. Spanning the front of the house is a good size patio area with ample outdoor entertaining space, accessed via patio and bi-fold doors from the kitchen and sitting room. Steps lead down to an area of lawn dotted with ornamental hedging. The garden to the rear is mainly laid to lawn and has a pond and a raised seating area.
Four reception rooms
Master bedroom with dressing room and en-suite shower room
Four further double bedrooms
Sought after residential location
Stunning galleried hallway
Mature gardens with far-reaching views
Garage and attached store 3018 sq ft
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