A refurbishment and potential extension project in a highly sought after north Reigate private Road.
The property enjoys a desirable position in this highly regarded private road on the fringe of Reigate Hill and Pilgrims Way and just under a mile to the north of all of the amenities of this bustling market town. Reigate offers an impressive range of shops and services in the best tradition of English rural communities. The picturesque streets have a delightfully modern, cosmopolitan feel and where independent boutiques rub shoulders with popular high street stores. There are also a good number of cafes and coffee shops including Costa and Cafe Nero. Local restaurants include Pizza Express, Bill’s, Cullenders Parkside, Wagamama and Nando's. Reigate Priory Park offers many acres of open parkland and excellent facilities including tennis courts, Skate Park and The Pavilion cafe.
Commuting to London from Reigate station takes around 40 minutes into London Bridge or Victoria. The larger mainline station at Redhill is one and a half miles away which offers direct routes into London Bridge and Victoria in around 30 minutes along with routes to a variety of other destinations. The M25, Junction 8, is accessed very easily, with links to London and the wider motorway network. For the frequent air traveller Gatwick Airport is around eight miles distant whilst Heathrow Airport is within 30 miles.
The town is particularly well served with state and independent schools for all ages. These include Reigate Parish, St. Mary’s Prep School, Micklefield, Holmesdale, Reigate Priory, Reigate Secondary School, Dunottar, Reigate Grammar and Reigate College.
Reigate also offers a wide range of sporting facilities including two rugby clubs, two football clubs, Reigate Priory Cricket Club along with tennis, bowls and squash clubs.
There are numerous places to walk locally. Reigate is surrounded by beautiful Surrey countryside including Reigate Heath, Gatton Park, The Pilgrims Way and The North Downs Way.
A detached family house occupying a corner plot, in need of modernisation and which has been in the same ownership since 1972. There is fabulous potential to extend the accommodation subject to the usual planning consents. There is balanced accommodation over two floors of about 2157 sq ft plus the garage.
The ground floor consists of a large entrance hall leading to two principal reception rooms and the kitchen. There is a separate utility room and a downstairs bathroom. There are four bedrooms on the first floor and the family bathroom.
The house sits in good size mature gardens that face south and west. There is a detached garage to the side and a private driveway providing off street parking.
Square Footage: 2157 sq ft