A wonderful opportunity to purchase this stunning four bedroom, 2 bathroom, detached family house in excellent condition, with no onward chain. Situated on a quiet road in the much sought after village of Shamley Green, “The Hollyhocks” features a large, quiet garden and beautiful westerly views from a raised terrace.
Originally built in the 1930s, the house has been extended and fully refurbished, both internally and externally, to a high bespoke standard throughout. Recent improvements include the addition of a spacious, light-filled entrance hall.
The house is accessed via a five-bar gate that opens onto a paved driveway with parking for several cars. The covered porch leads to the entrance hall with oak doors to the family room, sitting room, dining room/kitchen and downstairs cloakroom.
The large sitting room to the front features oak beams, a picture window and fireplace. The stunning oak fitted kitchen with Rangemaster cooker, stone floors, underfloor heating and beautiful breakfast bar has bi-fold doors opening onto the flagstone garden terrace that offers a generous outdoor seating area and access to the gently sloped lawn, welcoming an indoor/outdoor living environment. A fitted utility room provides additional storage and a backdoor. The family room also has French doors opening onto the terrace. The well maintained garden leads down from the terrace and is screened by mature hedges, trees and shrubs, with an insulated shed at the end on an L shaped patio.
Upstairs there are four bedrooms and two bathrooms. The master bedroom is 17′ x 14′, with an en suite bathroom, two fitted wardrobes, and far-reaching views that can be appreciated from the Juliet balcony. Three further double bedrooms each feature fitted wardrobes, with one bedroom currently being used as a study. The en suite and family bathrooms are spacious and both benefit from a bath and a separate shower. The loft is boarded, providing ample storage, and is easily accessed via a remote-controlled loft hatch in the upstairs hall.
Situated between Guildford and Cranleigh village in an area surrounded by lovely countryside providing miles of wonderful walking and horse riding opportunities, Shamley Green has facilities including a recently enlarged general store/post office, a church and two public houses. The county town of Guildford, with its famous cobbled High Street, offers excellent shopping with covered shopping precincts and many leading stores, restaurants and recreational facilities. The modern Spectrum Leisure Centre and Surrey Sports Park cater for numerous sports, whilst the Odeon cinema, Yvonne Arnaud and Electric Theatres as well as G-Live provide great entertainment. There are several excellent schools in the vicinity including Longacre, St. Catherine’s, Cranleigh School, Guildford High, Tormead, The Royal Grammar School and Charterhouse. For the commuter by rail, Guildford mainline station has a fast service to London Waterloo whilst the A3 provides excellent road links to the M25 thus putting the south coast, Heathrow and Gatwick airports all within easy reach.
- Four bedrooms, one with en suite bathroom
- Beamed sitting room with fireplace
- Stunning oak fitted kitchen/dining room
- Quiet secluded gardens with raised terrace
- Paved driveway with parking for several cars
- Council Tax band F
- Tenure – Freehold
- EPC Rating – C
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.