5 of Surrey’s prettiest homes under £500k
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Properties up to £500,000 are now exempt from Stamp Duty fees, here are some stunning places you can buy right now
Jasmine Cottage, Witley, £460,000
Jasmine Cottage is believed to have been built circa 1860 and is constructed in the traditional Tudor revival style, with half-timbered and half rendered elevations, leaded windows and a pitched roof with imposing chimneys.
The property occupies the middle portion of the attractive terrace, once a larger residence and now converted into three charming cottages. Inside, the accommodation is configured over three floors and benefits from generously sized rooms with high ceilings and an array of period features, such as wooden floors, ornate fireplaces, wall panel detailing and exposed beams. There’s a bay-fronted reception room, a separate country-style kitchen and the old pantry now accommodates a bathroom with free standing roll top Victorian-style bath. On the upstairs floors there are two good size double bedrooms and a third bedroom with delightful views over Witley village and the surrounding countryside.
Contact Hamptons International Guildford on 01483 905232
High Street, Bletchingley, £350,000
This charming grade II* Listed cottage at the very heart of Bletchingley village has everything you’d expect from a property of this age; exposed beams, brick floors, period doors and mullioned windows.
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Downstairs the accommodation comproses a good-sized sitting room, kitchen and cloakroom, while upstairs there is a lovely vaulted ceiling master bedroom and bathroom.
A pretty rear courtyard at the back of the property is the perfect spot to spend a summer’s evening.
Contact Savills Reigate 01737 230200
The Old Coach House, Guildford, £495,000
Situated at the end of a long drive and behind electronic gates, this is a wonderfully private converted mews house off Wharf Road in Guildford.
The two-bedroom property has been sympathetically converted to a high standard and features a large open plan kitchen/reception room, charming bathroom and two-bedrooms, one with an en suite shower room.
Outside there is secure parking within the walled cobbled courtyard and the property also has no onward chain.
Contact Savills Guildford 01483 796 800
Greenhurst Park Capel near Dorking, £345,000
Situated within the main house of the Grenehurst Park estate, this second-floor apartment enjoys a pleasant setting with views over the surrounding grounds of this Victorian building.
The property has a contemporary style while benefitting from a host of period features, such as large windows offering excellent natural light and a gothic-style entrance. The contemporary kitchen within the open-plan living area features a central island with built-in wine fridge and is perfect for entertaining. Both bedrooms have built-in storage, and the master features an en suite shower room with walk-in shower. Residents have use of the leisure suite on the ground floor of the main house, which includes a swimming pool and gym, as well as the tennis courts set within the grounds.
Contact Hamptons International Dorking on 01306 580182
Swan Lane, Charlwood, £425,000
Sitauted at the edge of Charlwood village, abutting Green Belt land, this Victorian property has stunning views across the fields behind and a long gated driveway.
A modern kitchen and bathroom dining room, living room and two bedrooms are complemented by period features and the outdoor terrace provides a quiet spot to admire the sun setting below the ancient oak trees that frame the distant horizon. Whilst the home is on the edge of a conservation area in a wonderfully historic road, the centre of the village is just a short stroll away. The property also benefits from no onward chain.
Contact Power Bespoke Reigate on 01737 483997