2 St Georges Wood is a beautifully presented first floor apartment in this converted Edwardian house which was originally built as the home of the noted Victorian fantasy novelist, George MacDonald. The building, which was a former maternity hospital until 1977, is located just over 1/2 mile from the High Street and boasts attractive communal gardens with a south westerly aspect to the rear and flanked by woodland. The flat has its own front door on the ground floor with good storage, staircase and hallway with high ceiling and feature window. The accommodation itself boasts much light and high ceilings with an extremely well appointed kitchen/breakfast room fitted with integral appliances; a stunning sitting room with 5 windows and a gas coal effect fire; 2 large double bedrooms the master benefiting from an en suite shower room and a walk in wardrobe, to complete the accommodation there is a family bathroom. Outside, there are 2 designated parking spaces and a single garage and ample visitors parking. The communal grounds are an attractive feature with large, lawned area flanked by woodland. In all, a fabulous apartment ideal as a lock up and leave or a home for those requiring easy access to the town and mainline station of Haslemere. EPC-D
The property lies a little over half a mile from Haslemere High Street and is also within one mile of the mainline station. Haslemere is an attractive town with a good range of independent shops and boutiques, restaurants and coffee houses. There are good road links to London and the south coast and the mainline station offers a fast train service to London Waterloo in around 49 minutes. There are excellent golf courses in Hindhead and Liphook and leisure facilities which include Aqua Roma at The Georgian, Amarna at Lythe Hill and The Haslemere Leisure Centre. Stunning expanses of both National Trust and Areas of Outstanding Beauty criss-crossed by footpaths can be found locally.
Beautifully presented apartment overlooking lawns and woodland.
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 with local schools and of course this year (2018) with the Haslemere Hares.
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.