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8 bedroom detached house for sale

Ashtead Woods Road, Ashtead, Surrey, KT21

Sold STC £2,750,000

Property Description

Key features

  • 3 reception rooms
  • kitchen/breakfast room
  • master bedroom suite
  • 7 further bedrooms
  • 2 further bathrooms (1 en suite)
  • tennis court
  • putting green
  • extensive gardens
  • triple garage
  • EPC Rating = D

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

An exceptional late Victorian home in an undiscovered semi-rural setting in fabulous grounds approaching 3 acres.

Description

The Oaks is a beautiful Victorian home built in circa 1900 which has been lovingly cared for and maintained by the current owners to create a truly unique home set within delightful private grounds with far reaching views as far as Epsom Grandstand. The Oaks has come to the market for the first time in 30 years and is a rare opportunity to acquire a wonderful property.

The house is approached via a long tree lined driveway which opens out to the front gardens and a large parking area to the front of the house.

Upon entering The Oaks, you are greeted by a spacious entrance hall which leads to the principal reception rooms comprising of a double aspect reception room with views to the front, working fireplace and a French door to the garden. A second elegant reception room also has a working fireplace and a wine storage room. The spacious dining room overlooks the front gardens with doors leading to the front and is a wonderful entertaining space. All the reception rooms have traditional Victorian features such as dado rails and high ceilings. There
is also a guest cloakroom which leads off the hall.

The fitted kitchen/breakfast room with granite work surfaces has a integrated dishwasher, gas fired Aga range, a separate pantry and leads through to the oak framed breakfast room, with a vaulted ceiling and doors to the rear gardens ideal for more informal dining. The kitchen leads through to the utility room, a boot room and an internal garage. There is also the convenience of being able to come into the house through the boot room. There are stone floors to the kitchen, breakfast, utility and boot room. The kitchen and utility room benefit from underfloor heating.

The handsome stairs leads from the entrance hall to the first floor which has a charming balcony at the halfway point giving wonderful views across the front to the surrounding countryside.

There are four bedrooms on the first floor which includes the master bedroom suite which has a dressing room and en suite bathroom with separate shower. The second floor, with its separate heating system has four further bedrooms and a family bathroom with a sauna.

The house has excellent storage provision with fitted cupboards in the bedrooms, a good size attic and an ample range of storage cupboards throughout the house.

The superb gardens surround the property and have several areas. To the front of the house is a large lawned area looking onto open fields. The large terrace looks out onto the rear gardens which are laid to lawn with mature hedges, trees and landscaped borders. Additionally there is a tennis court and a putting green.

The Oaks is situated in a discreet rural setting close to Ashtead
Common and a short drive from Ashtead Village whilst Epsom is under4 miles away. Ashtead has frequent rail services to both London Waterloo and London Victoria with 8 trains an hour enabling easy access to central London and the City. The M25 is nearby providing access to the wider motorway network while Heathrow and Gatwick airports are both around 40 minutes drive. The area has an excellent range of schools including City of London Freemans, Epsom College and St John's Leatherhead,

Square Footage: 5,542 sq ft
Acreage: 3 Acres


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Added on Rightmove:
28 July 2016

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