A substantial family home which has been in the same ownership since 1971 & which dates back to 1903.
The property offers 4698 sqft of accommodation set over three floors & is an incredible opportunity for a discerning buyer to purchase a wonderfully characterful property which they can enhance & improve to their own standards & specification.
A large reception hall welcomes you into the property with doors leading off to the ground floor rooms. The sitting room features higher ceilings with numerous original features, parquet flooring & Inglenook fireplace whilst having access to the rear garden via a conservatory.
Two further receptions rooms are utilised as a formal dining room & family room whilst the kitchen includes an area to sit & enjoy breakfast overlooking the rear garden. A utility room provides useful space & could easily be used as a boot room.
The first floor of the property provides five bedrooms which are all well-proportioned with two having en-suite bathrooms whilst the principle bedroom also enjoys access to a balcony which overlooks the rear garden. A third floor includes two further bedrooms & a formal study for occupants who have the need to work from home.
Located in Church Hill which is a private & much sought after no-through residential road. At the end of the road is a gate with access to the open countryside of The North Downs. The pretty village of Merstham could not be better situated for the commuter with a mainline railway station 0.6 miles distant (London Bridge and Victoria in 30 minutes) and easy access to the M25 (J8) and M23 (J7).
There is a good selection of local shops in the village whilst Redhill & Reigate, both a short distance away, provide more comprehensive facilities. There is a good choice of schools in the area including Reigate Grammar, St Bedes, Dunottar, Caterham & The Hawthorns. Merstham Cricket Club & Reigate Hill Golf Club are both nearby.
The property is set back from the road by a carriage driveway which provides parking for numerous cars & access to the incredible coach house. Believed to have housed a carriage & associated horses by the original owners, this building could be utilised for a number of different purposes & is attached to further store rooms & an additional garage.
Uplands sits in a plot which is mainly laid to lawn & approaching 0.85 acres (to be verified by a buyers solicitor) which offers scope for any number of recreational uses for families or horticulturists.
Detached Family Home
Five Reception Room
Detached Coach House
In Need Of Modernisation