Imposing semi-detached Victorian family home| Prestigious, private road| Original features including open fireplace & high ceilings| Generous rear garden & summer house
We absolutely love this stunning Victorian home, situated in a highly sought after private cul-de-sac within a short walk of Lingfield village centre. This property offers space and character in abundance, and whether it be a family looking to be close to fantastic schools, or professionals needing to commute into London, this home offers convenience for all!
The front door opens into an entrance hall with stairs rising to the first floor, with access into the cellar via the door under the stairs opposite the entrance to the kitchen. To the right is a very spacious living room with dining area, boasting character features such as open fireplace, beautiful high ceilings and original sash windows. To the rear of the property is the kitchen/breakfast room offering a range of eye and base level units and patio doors that lead onto the rear patio. a separate utility room and downstairs cloakroom completes the ground floor.
On the first floor you will find three generous bedrooms and family bathroom with shower over bath. the principle bedroom can comfortably host a super king size bed and benefits from two fitted wardrobes. There is a further single bedroom which is currently being utilised as a home office but could be adapted into an en-suite to the principle bedroom. On the top floor you will find a large double bedroom with lovely views to the front. There is built in storage as well as further space for wardrobes.
Outside to the rear is a beautifully maintained rear garden and patio believed to be in the region of 150 feet, with a range of shrubs and herbaceous boarders. The owners have created a vegetable patch at the end, and erected a large summer house with power. This could be used as a home gym or office space for those that work from home. To the front is a patch of lawn & driveway for two vehicles.
The picturesque village of Lingfield lies in south Surrey, with its neighbouring counties of Kent and Sussex. It’s best known for its infamous racecourse however, the historic village dates back to Saxon times and boasts many magnificent, listed buildings dating back to Tudor and Georgian era’s. From the Church of St Peter and St Paul dating back to the 14th Century, to many of the high street shops, the ‘village cage’ and pond. Lingfield’s busy high street has plenty of local amenities including post office, Tesco express and Co-op supermarket, big popular chains and boutique shops. You are never short of a hairdresser or barber, Coughlans Bakery is a must for fresh artisan baked goods and two local pubs – The Star and The Greyhound. If you love to eat out, the village has a generous choice of cafes and restaurants. Chef’s Cuisine is an authentic Turkish restaurant providing an extensive food and drinks menu. Tarana Indian Restaurant is a local favourite from stylish interiors to delicious exotic cuisine using only the freshest ingredients to inspire you with traditional Indian dishes, along with their amazing cocktails, plus they even hold tribute bands and belly dancing from time to time! Lingfield is still a hidden gem, whilst enjoying all the benefits of village life, it is only a 13-minute drive to the larger town of East Grinstead. It’s also spoilt for choice via the surrounding countryside and all it has to offer. From the zoo at the British Wildlife Centre to various beautiful walks. Staffhurst Woods is a 51-hectare nature conservation area and reserve with beautiful ancient woodlands to explore, or there’s Hedgecourt Lake, a mature 43-acre lake with many hiking trails. If you are looking for a quick, efficient journey into London then look no further as Lingfield train station offer direct routes in London Victoria in 49 minutes. Equally, if you need to commute around the M25, it is easily accessible within 16 minutes and Gatwick Airport is 19 minutes away.