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5 bedroom detached house for sale

Church Lane, Worplesdon, Guildford, Surrey, GU3

Guide Price £1,995,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Spacious detached house
  • Five double bedrooms
  • Set behind gates on private estate
  • Four reception rooms
  • Gardens of c. 2 acres
  • Views towards North Downs
  • Excellent lateral space
  • Worplesdon rail station 1.8 miles
  • EPC Rating = D

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Glebe House is a wonderfully spacious five bedroom modern house set behind gates within this popular private estate in Worplesdon. The property offers excellent lateral accommodation with far reaching views towards to the North Downs. Outside the gardens are extensive and approaching two acres landscaped mostly to lawn with high hedging on all sides.


Glebe House is located within the Church Lane Private Estate adjacent to the pretty St. Mary's Church. Situated within the Green Belt and about midway between Woking and Guildford, the historic village of Worplesdon is surrounded mainly by commons and farmland. Some convenience shopping is available at Christmas Bakery in Worplesdon and the village shop in Brookwood. There is also a Sainsbury's supermarket at Knaphill. With its ancient parish church, village hall, cricket and football clubs, the village retains a distinctly rural feel whilst benefiting from the extensive shopping, leisure and cultural amenities available nearby at both Guildford and Woking.

Communications are excellent. Fast main line train services to London Waterloo are available at nearby Worplesdon and Brookwood stations, in addition to Guildford and Woking, with journey times from about 28 minutes, while local main roads provide convenient access to the A3, M25, London and the airports. There is a wide choice of schools in the area, including Guildford High School, Royal Grammar, Tormead, Lanesborough and Hoebridge among many others.

Recreational opportunities include golf at Worplesdon, Woking, Hoebridge, Sutton Green and Pyrford, shooting at Bisley, flying at Fairoaks and a variety of activities at sports and leisure centres at both Guildford and Woking. In addition, the surrounding countryside offers excellent walking, cycling and riding.

Worplesdon Station: 0.5 miles, Woking: 2.9 miles, Guildford: 3.8 miles, M25 (J10): 9.3 miles, Heathrow Airport: 21 miles, Gatwick: 26 miles, London: 33 miles (all mileages approximate)


Glebe House is a wonderful detached house built around 50 years ago, set behind electric gates within a popular private residential estate. The house offers excellent lateral accommodation with nearly 4,500 sq ft of space over two levels.

Upon entering the wide reception hall, double doors lead into the L shaped drawing room with windows to the front and to the rear (into the conservatory). Double doors lead from the conservatory into the dining room and back into the hall. The impressive family kitchen is over 32ft in length and has direct access onto the south facing garden and into an informal family sitting room with views over the garden. There is also a useful study with built-in shelving to the front with a utility room with back door and further guest WC.

Stairs lead up to the first floor with five double bedrooms and four bath/shower rooms (two of which are en suite). The master bedroom suite has a triple aspect, built in wardrobes and an en suite bathroom with bath and shower. From all five bedrooms, fine far reaching views towards the North Downs can be enjoyed with a further small study/nursery to the front.

Outside, the gardens wrap around the property on all sides, with a wide elegant stone terrace, perfect for outside entertaining overlooking the expansive wide lawn, The garden is surrounded by tall mature trees allowing for excellent privacy with a pretty walkway into a small private copse area with a gate into the neighboring churchyard. In total the grounds are approximately 2 acres. Off street parking is provided n the driveway for numerous cars.

Acreage: 1.5 Acres


From Guildford, follow the A322, Worplesdon Road, towards Worplesdon and continue for 2 miles, going through two roundabouts. At the third roundabout, take the second exit and continue on the A322 for a further 0.4 miles then, just past The Worplesdon Place Hotel on the right hand side turn right onto the Avenue and then take the first right into Church Lane. Continue up Church Lane and bear right, at the mini roundabout. Glebe House is located approximately 300 metres down on the left hand side.

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Added on Rightmove:
13 October 2016

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