- Double Glazing
- Fitted Bathroom
- Fitted Kitchen
- Integrated Appliances
- No Onward Chain
- Original Fireplace
- Period Features
- Wooden Floors
A charming and original detached 3-bedroom house near the centre of Dorking in the Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Plus, 450m2 garden, offering an unusual level of character and privacy.
Local Facilities and Connections
The property is 5-10 minutes’ walk from three supermarkets, several restaurants, 2 hardware stores, GP surgery and 2 pharmacies, – yet is also within 5 minutes’ walk from woods, fields, popular on- and off-road cycle routes and the Greensand Way national trail.
Dorking benefits from 3 train stations (all within 15-25 minutes’ walk), with direct services to London Waterloo, London Bridge and London Victoria (all less than one hour), Gatwick Airport (25 minutes), Reigate, Guildford and Reading. Junction 9 (M25) is 6 miles. Heathrow is 30 – 45 minutes by road. Buses to Kingston, Esher, Guildford and Horsham stop nearby.
Two (“Good”/Ofsted) secondary schools and a number of primaries are within easy walking distance. Private schools in the area run bus services to Dorking.
Set well back from the road, the house is approached through antique French steel gates leading through the front lawns (32’8 x 32’8) and is protected by high hedges and walnut trees. A covered log store adjoins the front porch.
The entrance hall with its parquet floor leads to:
Lounge / reception (18’10 x 13’5) with windows facing front and rear. Glass door leading to rear patio. Slate hearth with log-burner, nine double power sockets, TV and FM aerial sockets.
Kitchen (12’0 x 11’4) with Siemens gas hob, electric oven, Franke sink unit, Miele dishwasher, extractor, hardwood surfaces, Poggenpuhl storage units, LED downlighters, eight double power sockets.
Downstairs WC with quarry tiled floor, washbasin.
Glass door leading to Studio/Utility room (28’3 x 6’11) with double-glazed glass roof, built-in work surface and shelves, gas boiler, Belfast sink, plumbing for washing machine, quarry tiled floor, four double power sockets.
Staircase to upstairs landing with exposed pine floorboards, leading to:
Double bedroom 1 (15’0 x 11’5) with built in wardrobe, airing cupboard and shelves, 5 double power sockets, TV and FM aerial sockets.
Double bedroom 2 (11’6 x 10’5) with 4 double power sockets.
Both double bedrooms look out over the rear garden and afford a high degree of quiet and privacy.
Bedroom 3 (12’1 x 7’1) with views towards Tower Hill. 3 double power sockets.
Bathroom with full length bath, washbasin, Hansgrohe shower. Heated towel rail.
Separate Upstairs WC with washbasin.
Access to spacious Loft.
All windows and glass doors are custom-made Saint Gobain sealed units in charcoal grey powder-coated aluminium frames.
Rear Patio with outdoor hot and cold shower and covered storage area.
Steps lead to the attractive terraced Rear Garden (111’ x 36’) with its mature oak, apple, fig, hawthorn and walnut trees, lawns, borders, vegetable garden and two storage sheds (one with mains power).
Situated at the top of the garden, the Home Office (16’ x 10’) is double glazed, insulated and supplied with mains power (3 double sockets). With its views towards Box Hill and Denbies, the office provides a warm, tranquil and private workspace all year round.