This stunning double fronted period property offers a wonderful opportunity for those seeking a home with both character and the potential for expansion and modernisation (subject to planning). Nestled in an idyllic position with Blackheath village, Heather Cottage is very close to open heathland and woodland, offering a most tranquil setting.
Heather Cottage is a three-bedroom property encompassing two reception rooms, both boasting feature open fireplaces, a kitchen with space for a breakfast table, a handy utility and a downstairs cloakroom as well as the family bathroom.
Externally, this charming property is extremely pretty and well presented. An immaculate lawn and hedge to the front borders a brick paved driveway and path leading to the attached single garage and a gated side entry to the back of the house. To the rear you will find a south facing oasis boasting a meticulous lawn which is surrounded by beautiful raised planters and mature shrubs. The patio basks in sunlight and offers the perfect ambiance for al fresco dining or relaxation.
Located in the heart of Blackheath, an area of outstanding natural beauty, Heather Cottage has direct access to some of the best walking and riding countryside in the area. The village has a thriving and popular cricket club in the most idyllic of locations, which is very nearby, and a charming village hall. There is a real sense of village community and a great atmosphere, epitomised by the annual Blackheath Village Fair. There are village shops just minutes away in Wonersh, Chilworth and Shamley Green and further extensive shopping in Guildford and Cranleigh. Guildford is 4.75 miles to the north with its historic High Street and excellent shops, restaurants and bars, and here the main line station provides a regular commuter service to Waterloo in 38 minutes. There are many highly regarded schools in the area, including Tillingbourne Junior School in nearby Chilworth, Wonersh & Shamley Green Junior School and Longacre Prep School in Shamley Green. Cranleigh School, St Catherine’s and all of Guildford’s schools are easily accessible by car.
- Council tax band: G; Tenure: freehold; EPC rating: D.
- Pretty gardens.
- 2 reception rooms.
- 3 bedrooms.
- Surrounded be open heathland and woodland.
- Idyllic position.
- Stunning double fronted period property.
The university town of Guildford lies about 30 miles south of London in the Surrey Hills. The town offers huge variety in ages and styles of property, has excellent schools, both state and private and a bustling cobbled High Street and shopping centre, making it one of the country’s most desirable areas. Guildford also offers a range of recreational facilities, theatres and leisure centres. For the commuter, there are 2 mainline train stations, both offering services into Waterloo, with the fast line getting you there in approximately 35 minutes.