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Property details

  • 6 bedrooms

Features

  • Freehold
  • Pretty period cottage in about a third of an acre
  • Popular village location
  • Well maintained cottage gardens
  • Well placed for the commute to London and the Surrey countryside
  • Within 20 miles of central London

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Description

Beautiful flint elevated cottage set in the heart of the picturesque village of Chipstead.

Location

Flint Cottage is in the centre of the scenic village of Chipstead. Despite this semi-rural position the property is approximately 2.5 miles away from Coulsdon South railway station taking approximately 27 minutes to London Victoria. The train station of Chipstead is about 1.2miles away.

Nearby road communications include A23 leading to the M25 (J7) and M23 motorways and into Central London, whilst for the international traveller Gatwick airport is approximately 14 miles to the south and London Heathrow airport approximately 29 miles to the north west.

Chipstead is surrounded by open countryside providing good riding and walks including Chipstead Meads, Starrock Green, and Vincents Green. The village is a vibrant location with active sports clubs including rugby, golf, tennis, and football.

The nearby towns of Reigate and Banstead also provide a comprehensive range of shops, boutiques, cafes, and restaurants including Waitrose, M&S Simply Food, Cote, Bills, No 12 Restaurant and La Barbe. Local popular pubs include the White Heart and The Ramblers Rest.

The area is particularly well served with both state and independent schools for all ages including Aberdour, Bramley, Whitgift, City of London Freemans, Woldingham Girls, Dunottar and Reigate Grammar.

Sporting and leisure facilities can be found in abundance including racing at Epsom and Esher, golf at Walton Heath, Kingswood and the Royal Automobile Club and miles of walks, cycle ways and bridleways in the immediate surrounding area.

Description

A rare chance to acquire this beautiful flint elevated cottage that is believed to date back to the 1880s. Flint Cottage is set in the heart of the picturesque village of Chipstead, moments from open countryside walks, the village pond and the popular local pub.

One of the many features of this property are the beautifully kept mature grounds which are approaching one third of an acre and include a unique WW1 zeppelin air raid shelter, a secret garden with mature plum and apple trees and at the front of the property three pear trees. There is a lock up wooden shed and separate drive to the side of the property.

The property is approached via a private gated driveway which provides off street parking for several vehicles and leads to a double garage. There is a covered side porch which has a side door to the kitchen, an outside toilet, a store room and separate utility room. The generous sized reception hallway has a WC, leads to a second inner hallway with staircase rising to the first floor accommodation. The dual aspect sitting room has a feature fireplace and there is also a family room, dining room, breakfast room and fitted kitchen.

On the first floor are six well-appointed bedrooms and a family bathroom suite, the master bedroom has built in wardrobes and en suite bathroom.

Square Footage: 3503 sq ft

Acreage: 0.31 Acres

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Local Amenities

  • Chipstead 0.6 miles
  • Woodmansterne 1.4 miles
  • Chipstead Valley Primary School 1.2 miles
  • St Aidan's Catholic Primary School 1.3 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Chipstead 0.6 miles
  • Woodmansterne 1.4 miles
  • Chipstead Valley Primary School 1.2 miles
  • St Aidan's Catholic Primary School 1.3 miles

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Average estimated value for a house in CR5:

  • £794,914
  • Price decrease

  • -£4,838
  • (-0.605%)
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    £658,347
  • Properties sold

    140

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26th Sep 2019 £1,250,000 First listed

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