You enter the cottage through a stable front door into a bright, vaulted porch with a built-in seat with shoe storage and coat hooks. The porch has underfloor heating and a tall radiator so you always get a warm welcome. On the left is a cupboard with an original old door with shelves, further hooks and storage. Both the formal living room and open plan kitchen / diner / family room enjoy morning and evening sun. All the windows in the cottage are wooden, double glazed and in excellent condition. The formal living room has oak flooring and a log burner for cosy evenings. The kitchen is fitted with shaker units and oak worktops. A large Belfast sink with professional hose tap and waste disposal sits under a window overlooking the garden. 3 large Velux windows fill the space with light. There is a full height larder/pantry for ample storage and double doors from the kitchen open onto the patio perfect for bbq's and outdoor entertaining. The downstairs utility, toilet and shower room is newly fitted with vintage fixtures. Upstairs to the right is a principle bedroom with double built-in cupboard, original floorboards and cast iron fireplace and to the left are two further double bedrooms and a family bathroom. Outside the bathroom is a cupboard with shelving that houses combi boiler that is fitted with Hive smart controls. All rooms enjoy views over the garden. EPC-D
The entrance to the property is through a wooden gate, concealed in a hedge. The meandering path opens up to a glorious, secluded garden and leads you up to the stable front door.
To the left of the path is a summerhouse / home office with electricity and light and, double doors that open onto the garden and offer a lovely view of the cottage. On the far left is a patio with dining and lounging areas - a brilliant entertaining space - with a hidden sandpit under the decking as well as a fort with a slide to keep children entertained. At the other end of the patio is a shed used to store garden equipment.
To the right of the path is a gate that leads to the private, gated driveway. Beside the porch is an old whisky barrel water butt and under the covered porch canopy is a bespoke log store. The mature garden boasts a wealth of cottage garden plants and trees - including apple, lilac, corkscrew hazelnut, cherry, mock orange, and beech trees. With hydrangea, peonies, roses, clematis, sweet peas, honeysuckle, raspberry, wild strawberries, gooseberry, rosemary, winter flowering jasmine, bluebells, foxgloves and aubretia.
Conveniently located within easy reach of bustling Wey Hill and amenities including a MandS Food Hall, a very popular artisan coffee shop, award winning ice cream parlour, independent butcher and Lion Green, a delightful open park area with a children's playground. The well regarded Shottermill Primary and Junior Schools are very close by too. Haslemere mainline station is approximately 0.7 miles away and offers a fast service to London Waterloo in around 48 minutes. Haslemere town centre is approximately 1.4 miles and offers a comprehensive range of independent shops, boutiques, restaurants and coffee houses. The A3 at nearby Hindhead provides good road links to London and the south coast. There are excellent schools for all ages and leisure facilities including the Haslemere Leisure Centre. The surrounding area has some stunning countryside, much of which is in the ownership of the National Trust and offers excellent walking and riding opportunities.
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Why live in Haslemere?
Haslemere’s close proximity to London has made this lovely town hugely popular with commuters – Waterloo is just 49 minutes by train and travelling by car is just as easy with the A3 on our doorstep.
However, its greatest allure is our beautiful properties; we have more than 100 listed buildings in Haslemere alone making this a commuter town with a strong sense of history. You’ll find substantial detached family homes, generous gardens and attractive apartments with amazing views over the beautiful English countryside. Haslemere as an area is blessed with excellent state and private schooling, catering for all ages through to sixth form.
You’ll find a good selection of places to eat and drink in the town, from pubs and cafés to independent restaurants and popular chains with plenty more cosy pubs to be discovered in the surrounding villages. There’s an interesting mix of convenience shops and quirky independent boutiques and a monthly Farmers’ Market while the biannual Haslemere Charter Fair that’s been running since 1393 brings the High Street to life with live music and fairground style attractions.
The countryside around Haslemere is breathtaking. The Devil’s Punchbowl near Hindhead is a great place to explore and the deep curve of the natural amphitheatre gives you some amazing views of the local landscape.
If you’re into sports you’ll certainly love it here, not only is Haslemere surrounded by beautiful countryside ideal for outside pursuits, there’s the well-equipped Haslemere Leisure Centre’s facilities, numerous outstanding sports clubs, including Haslemere Tennis Club, various cricket teams, hockey and rugby. Haslemere Henry Adams continue to involve themselves in the local community through schemes including with local schools.
If you’d like to buy, sell or let a property in Haslemere, get in touch with your local team and discover the Henry Adams difference for yourself.