Station Road, Woldingham, CR3 7DJ
LOCATION Set high on the North Downs, Woldingham is surrounded by open Green Belt countryside and Woldingham railway station runs services to Croydon and London (about 35 minutes). Junction 6 of the M25 at Godstone is about 3 miles distant and provides easy access to Gatwick and Heathrow airports and the Channel ports. Oxted and Caterham town centres are each about 2.5 miles distant and offer a wide range of shops, choice of excellent schools both state and private, and many recreational facilities. Local amenities within Woldingham include golf at the two nearby clubs, North Downs and Dukes Dene, tennis, cricket and amateur dramatic society.
DESCRIPTION Accessed by a private front door under a roofed area of the 1920s block, the flat offers a porch at ground level before heading up to the living accommodation on the first floor. The porch area offers space for coat and shoe storage along with a large utility and under stairs cupboard. Plumbing in the utility cupboard offers the option of reinstating the space as a second w.c..
The stairs to the first floor has a window to the side allowing natural light in. The landing, with modern downlights, gives access to three double bedrooms, the kitchen, open plan dining and living room, the family bathroom, an airing cupboard, with hot water tank and the partially boarded loft. The kitchen, with downlights and a new, recently fitted floor, has fitted wall and base units with a work surface over, an integrated dishwasher, integrated oven with gas hob and extractor fan over, a sink with drainer beneath the large window to the front and space for a fridge freezer. Up a couple of steps is the open plan dining area and living room with ample space for dining table and furniture. There is a large window to the rear and a patio door out onto a small brick balcony area. Steps lead down to the communal gardens and garages.
Bedroom one has windows on two sides and downlights, bedroom two is also dual aspect and offers built in wardrobes and bedroom three is a fair size double bedroom. Through the apartment the original windows offer a variety of 1920s features including some original bi-folding windows with ingenious roller systems, still in full working order nearly 100 years on. The family bathroom has been re-tiled and redecorated by the current owners, who have also installed downlights and a towel radiator but retains the previous three piece bathroom suite, a wash hand basin, a bath with modern power shower over and a w.c..
OUTSIDE The block is approached by a gravel driveway with parking to the side. An archway allows vehicles to pass through the block to the rear where there is more space for parking and a row of recently painted garages, all with new roofs. One single garage belongs to the property being sold. Communal gardens with mature shrubs, bushes, trees and flowerbeds are open for the use of all the residents and offer a real suntrap for summer barbeques.
BEST BITS: A ‘share of freehold’ apartment in a well maintained 1920s block with a wealth of original features set in the heart of the quiet, traditional village of Woldingham.
* Three double bedrooms
* Original 1920s features
* Private front door
* Share of the Freehold
* Garage and parking
* Communal gardens
* Council Tax Band E
* EPC rating E
* 1099 sq ft
* Max broadband speed 80Mbps