Offered to the market for the first time in over 20 years, a superb example of a traditional Victorian family home set in the heart of Oxted. With plenty of original features, parking and a large rear garden this really is a wonderful family home.
OVERVIEW Welcome to Bluehouse Lane, a stunning example of Victorian architecture and design. The house has been lovingly cared for and updated by the current owners, whilst being sympathetic to its original features.
Walking through the front door you are greeted with a large, inviting entrance hall, to the left is a wonderful sitting room. The high ceilings, large bay window and neutral décor give the room a sense of light and space, and the original ornate fireplace is the centrepiece of the room. A separate dining room continues the period feel with another fireplace and coving.
The kitchen/breakfast room is the hub of the home and offers some excellent features. A large butler sink, which sits in the bay window, an aga and Shaker style cabinets. The room has been extended to the rear to allow space to dine, double doors leading onto the garden make this an excellent space to enjoy with friends and family. A downstairs WC finishes the accommodation on this floor, perfect for guest use.
Going up to the first floor the house continues to offer excellent space, with three double bedrooms and a family bathroom. The bedrooms all offer good dimensions, original period features, and plenty of natural light. The bathroom is a good size and has been recently updated creating a contemporary, relaxing room to unwind in.
On the second floor, there is a further double bedroom and bathroom. The bathroom has a wonderful roll top bath, separate shower, and boasting a beautiful original fireplace.
The basement has been cleverly designed into a utility room and storage space.
Outside, the garden is a real showstopper, a decked area is followed by a patio which gives space to dine alfresco and enjoy BBQ’s during the summer months, and a perfectly tendered lawn is flanked by mature shrubs either side. At the front of the home you have parking for multiple cars and a garage which is currently used for storage.
This wonderful home is set right in the heart of the historic market town of Oxted, making it a perfect family home.
The home offered as a freehold and the council tax is band F.
LCOATION The affluent town of Oxted is perfectly positioned at the foot of the North Downs. It has a small-town charm about it with its picturesque, historic hight street with beautiful Tudor-style, timber framed buildings, made up of fine boutiques and small independent restaurant and café’s. Cucina offers delicious, authentic Italian food, especially their stone baked pizzas and cocktail menu! Arguably, this town really has it all. Great primary and secondary schools, fantastic leisure facilities such as an Everyman cinema and even an annual music and beer festival. It’s easy and direct commuter links to London Bridge and London Victoria can be reached in just 35 minutes, there is also easy access to the M25, with Gatwick Airport only a 30 minutes’ drive away