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5 bed detached house for sale

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Caxton Lane, Limpsfield Chart, Oxted RH8

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Property features

  • Unique detached house with stunning views
  • Five bedrooms + annex potential
  • Three bathrooms
  • Private driveway
  • Oxted station 7 minute drive

Property description

Overview *watch our aerial drone video* A detached five bedroom house situated in an exclusive address in the heart of Limpsfield Chart, a short drive from Oxted. Offered to the open market for the first time in over 65 years this is a unique opportunity to purchase and renovate a fabulous family home. The property, built in 1910, has been the subject of additions & extensions during its lifetime, the most recent dating from the late 1990's when a stunning wooden framed double glazed conservatory was added to accommodate the new repositioned kitchen and dining area. There are a further four reception rooms on the ground floor as well as access to the larder, the pantry, the storeroom and the cellar space. Upstairs the property offers five generous bedrooms showcasing the stunning views, a family bathroom plus an ensuite and an additional shower room. Outside the grounds extend to approximately three acres and include an outdoor swimming pool cut into the gently sloping rear garden. We would encourage viewings to appreciate the unique location. - Call us now, we are *Open 8am - 8pm 7 Days a Week*

situation The property is situated at the foot of a single driveway off Caxton Lane that enters from the north-east of the plot and then sweeps round to the western side of the main building providing ample parking for around eight or nine cars. Caxton Lane is located off Kent Hatch Road in the village of Limpsfield Chart close to the town of Oxted. Limpsfield Chart is an area surrounded by National Trust woodland with footpaths and bridleways, the property is within walking distance of The Carpenters Arms public house and St. Andrew's Church. Limpsfield Chart is located around 1.4 miles to the south-east of Limpsfield and approximately 2.5 miles from the nearest town of Oxted. The location benefits from easy motorway access to the M25 via the A25 and Junction 6. The two nearest train stations are Hurst Green and Oxted; both situated on the same line providing a regular mainline connection into London Victoria in around 40 minutes from Oxted. There are small local shops located in Limpsfield and Hurst Green but more comprehensive shopping facilities are situated in nearby Oxted.

Ground floor

entrance hallway An impressive entrance hallway with hardwood parquet flooring, a carpeted staircase leading up to the first floor, a large window, a radiator, access to the boot room and the downstairs cloakroom and doors leading into various rooms including a useful storage room, the walk-in larder and the utility room.

Sitting room 21' 8" x 13' 6" (6.6m x 4.11m) A welcoming room with an impressive bay window with a window seat, two further windows to the side, hardwood parquet flooring, a feature fireplace housing a wood-burning stove, fitted shelving, and a cast iron radiator.

Drawing room 21' 8" x 19' 0" (6.6m x 5.79m) The generous drawing room has hardwood parquet flooring, a large bay window with a window seat, an external door, two cast iron radiators, a feature fireplace, fitted shelving and storage units, coving to the ceiling and picture rails.

Kitchen/breakfast room 24' 10" x 16' 10" (7.57m x 5.13m) An impressive kitchen/breakfast room located in a fabulous wooden framed conservatory showcasing the far reaching views. The room has tiled flooring with underfloor heating, a range of handmade base and wall units with granite worktops, a four oven Aga, a deep twin bowl stainless steel sink, space for undercounter white goods, a central island with further cupboard space, two sets of double doors opening out onto the garden and an opening leading into the dining room.

Dining room 20' 7" x 11' 11" (6.27m x 3.63m) The dining room has carpeted flooring, fitted cupboards, an external door opening out onto the rear patio, coving to the ceiling and doors leading into the hallway and the snug.

Family room 16' 10" x 12' 1" (5.13m x 3.68m) The family room has carpeted flooring, a large window, fitted storage, a radiator, an external door and access to the rear lobby.

Downstairs bedroom + utilty 10' 11" x 9' 10" (3.33m x 3m) A downstairs bedroom with carpeted flooring, a window and access to the utility room.

Cellar 10' 0" x 6' 6" (3.05m x 1.98m) A useful cellar space accessed from the ground floor offering plenty of space for storage.

First floor

master bedroom 22' 5" x 19' 9" (6.83m x 6.02m) The master bedroom has a feature bay window showcasing the fabulous far reaching views, carpeted flooring, two radiators, a hidden wardrobe, fitted shelving, a further fitted wardrobe, coving to the ceiling and access to the ensuite shower room.

Ensuite to the master The ensuite shower room has a corner shower cubicle, carpeted flooring, a hand basin with a marble surround, a window offering stunning views and an extractor fan.

Bedroom two 22' 4" x 13' 11" (6.81m x 4.24m) Second double bedroom with carpeted flooring, a feature bay window showcasing the stunning views to the south, two further windows to the side offering stunning views to the west, fitted wardrobes and two cast iron radiators.

Bedroom three 17' 10" x 11' 10" (5.44m x 3.61m) Third double bedroom with twin aspect windows with views to the south and east, carpeted flooring, coving to the ceiling, a radiator and a fitted wardrobe.

Family shower room The shower room has a large walk-in shower cubicle with a rainfall shower head, his-and-hers hand basins, a low level flush W/C, carpeted flooring, a radiator, a heated towel rail feature wallpaper, LED lighting and a window.

Bedroom four 15' 11" x 9' 9" (4.85m x 2.97m) Fourth double bedroom with a wardrobe, carpeted wardrobe, a wash hand basin, a radiator, a window, coving to the ceiling and picture rails.

Family bathroom Family bathroom with a bath with a shower attachement, a pedestal basin, a heated towel rail, a window and a W/C.

Bedroom five 13' 8" x 12' 11" (4.17m x 3.94m) Fifth double bedroom with carpeted flooring, a large window, a fitted wardrobe, a hand basin and a covered radiator.

Outside

grounds The fabulous grounds extend to approximately 3 acres and have been designed to showcase the stunning views. The plot is accessed via a large sweeping driveway offering access to the front door and the front of the house. There are large level lawn areas, mature trees and hedge borders, a feature beech tree with a rope swing, split level gardens and a large patio adjacent to the rear of the house.
The outdoor swimming pool is located on one of the lower levels and is operated by a heat exchange system, there is a pool house/changing room, a structure housing the pump and filter system.

Property notes Main House: 3837sqft

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services Council Tax Band H - Tandridge District Council.
Oil Fired Central Heating.
Mains Electricity.
Mains Water.
Private Drainage.

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Market activity
Average price paid £613,184 Sales 171 Current average value £688,118 (Zoopla Zed-Index) Value change -£23,740 ▼ -3.33%

Property value data/graphs for RH8

Property type Avg. current value Avg. £ per sq ft. Avg. # beds Avg. £ paid (last 12m)
Detached £1,020,568 £480 4.3 £920,502
Semi-detached £517,514 £450 3.3 £513,086
Terraced £397,617 £420 2.8 £407,569
Flats £409,163 £431 2.1 £374,865

Current asking prices in RH8

Average: £761,510
Avg. current asking prices in RH8
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses - £495,707
(7)
£534,265
(27)
£691,109
(27)
£1,459,412
(17)
Flats £228,750
(4)
£288,750
(8)
£699,950
(1)
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All £228,750
(4)
£385,330
(15)
£540,182
(28)
£691,109
(27)
£1,459,412
(17)

Current asking rents in RH8

Average: £1,274 pcm
Avg. current asking prices in RH8
Property type 1 bed 2 beds 3 beds 4 beds 5 beds
Houses £945 pcm
(2)
£1,349 pcm
(4)
£1,595 pcm
(1)
£1,300 pcm
(1)
£3,952 pcm
(1)
Flats £913 pcm
(4)
£1,033 pcm
(6)
- - -
All £924 pcm
(6)
£1,159 pcm
(10)
£1,595 pcm
(1)
£1,300 pcm
(1)
£3,952 pcm
(1)

Fun facts for RH8

Highest value in RH8
Highest value streets Zed-Index
Brassey Hill £1,779,376
Ballards Lane £1,759,436
Itchingwood Common Road £1,717,561
Trevereux Hill £1,493,815
Quarry Road £1,466,709
Highest turnover in RH8
Highest turnover streets Turnover
Bay Trees 47.1%
Hoskins Road 45.3%
Ballards Lane 42.3%
Wilderness Road 39.1%
Southlands Lane 36.4%

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  • currently 4.5 stars
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Nearby transport

  • Hurst Green (1.5 miles)
  • Oxted (2.0 miles)
  • Edenbridge(Kent) (2.8 miles)
  • London Gatwick Airport (12.0 miles)
  • London City Airport (18.0 miles)
  • London Heathrow Airport (26.9 miles)
  • Greenwich Pier (16.6 miles)
  • Masthouse Terrace Pier (16.9 miles)
  • Barrier Gardens Pier (17.3 miles)

Nearby schools

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  • Limpsfield CofE Infant School (1.1 miles)
  • Hurst Green Infant School (1.3 miles)
  • Crockham Hill Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School (1.4 miles)
  • Cambridge Tutors College (10.1 miles)
  • Reigate College (10.4 miles)
  • Tonbridge School (10.8 miles)
  • Hazelwood School (1.3 miles)
  • Moor House School & College (1.7 miles)
  • Limpsfield Grange School (1.8 miles)
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Monthly running costs Beta

£555 Monthly total

Home Insurance

Rebuild value up to £1,000,000 Contents value up to £75,000 Average insurance cost £40/mo (£482/yr)
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Source: Autonet Insurance Ltd

Energy

Gas £79 Electricity £80 Estimated energy cost £159/mo

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The estimated energy cost for this property has been calculated using actual energy usage data for a property of this type, number of bedrooms and region.

Estimated consumption

Gas: 26700 kWh/year
Electricity: 6300 kWh/year

Source: National Energy Efficiency Data Framework

Council Tax

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Tandridge

Estimated tax band H Council tax cost £356 /mo
when paid over 10 months
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The Council Tax cost displayed is based on the council tax band and on the basis of 2 adults living at the property. The monthly cost shown excludes any discounts and is rounded to the nearest pound.

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