6 bedroom detached house for sale

Castle Street, Bletchingley, Redhill, RH1

Under Offer £2,000,000

Property Description

Key features

  • About 33 acres, including formal gardens and paddocks
  • Tennis court
  • Numerous outbuildings with potential for stabling
  • Scope for improvement
  • 3 bedroom lodge house and summer house
  • EPC Rating = F

Full description

Tenure: Freehold

Castle Hill is a rare opportunity to acquire a wonderful small estate of about 33 acres with huge potential. The estate is made up of a number of dwellings.

Description

Castle Hill House – A substantial family home of about 4818 sq ft. In need of modernisation it sits within approx. 10 acres and was designed and built by the late owner’s husband, a well known architect, in the 1950s. The main aim was to design a house which was full of sunshine and light with big windows and lovely views towards the south Downs and long views of the beautiful formal gardens. It is believed they bought the land and original ‘bothy’ in the late forties and completed it in the early fifties. Particular attention was made to the wood panelling in the drawing room, the house offers flexible accommodation, please refer to the attached floorplans.

La Solitude - (318 Sq ft) A pretty summer house set within the main house gardens, which comprises of a sitting room, kitchen and bathroom, ideal for an annexe or guest suite.

West Lodge - (1138 sq ft) A charming three bedroom detached property in need of some modernisation, it is situated off of the main driveway, with parking and sits in a pleasant plot of 0.33 of an acre.

Additional land - There are two further land areas to the east and west side of the main house and in total are about 21.85 acres, both have independent access and are mainly grass area with some woodland.

There are a number of outbuildings which include three garden store rooms and a double car port.

Location

Bletchingley village offers an attractive High Street with a range of local facilities, traditional pubs, a local stores and post office, tea rooms and antique shops.

The larger centres of Oxted and Reigate offer more comprehensive shopping facilities. Reigate town centre provides a comprehensive range of local shops and boutiques.

Sporting activities in the area include racing at Lingfield, Epsom, Kempton and Sandown. Golf at Reigate Heath, Bletchingley, Copthorne, Tandridge and Chartham Park.

The local area is renowned for its pretty Surrey countryside and offers extensive riding and walking facilities.

There is an abundance of good schools in the area including Copthorne, Caterham, Woldingham and The Hawthorns Preparatory School, Worth, Ardingly and Reigate Grammar School, Oxted County and St Bedes to name but a few. Bletchingley village has a very popular local primary school.

It is ideally placed for communications to London via the accessible road network and there are regular train services to London Victoria and London Bridge from Redhill station, taking approximately 28 minutes. Castle Hill is conveniently situated for both Gatwick and Heathrow airports.

Square Footage: 6,998 sq ft
Acreage: 33 Acres


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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
31 March 2019

Nearest stations

  • Nutfield (1.3 mi)
  • Merstham (2.4 mi)
  • Redhill (2.4 mi)
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45 Church Street, Reigate, RH2 0AD

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Nearest stations

  • Nutfield (1.3 mi)
  • Merstham (2.4 mi)
  • Redhill (2.4 mi)
Distances are straight line measurements from centre of postcode

To view this property or request more details, contact:

Savills, Reigate

45 Church Street, Reigate, RH2 0AD

01737 904052 Local call rate

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