For Sale £1,250,000 - House
Offered to the market “Chain Free” Peartree Cottage is a delightful period home, centrally located in the picturesque village of Ripley. During their ownership our clients have undertaken significant renovations and alterations so that the house now provides excellent accommodation for a family looking to move to the area. There is a beautiful drawing room, with an original open fireplace dating back to circa 1750 and parquet flooring, that enjoys a frontal outlook through a wonderful bay window. A large bespoke kitchen/breakfast room has been hand crafted, with ample space for a dining table, that leads to an adjoining family room area with French doors out onto the rear garden. Upstairs there are four bedrooms, master bedroom en-suite and a family bathroom. In short Peartree Cottage is a unique home with many attractive features which has to be viewed to be fully appreciated. To the front there is a gravelled area providing parking for 3 vehicles plus a single garage in a separate block. To the rear the well maintained gardens enjoy a southerly aspect and are split into two sections. An area nearest the house is walled and partly laid to lawn with the remainder a paved patio. An archway leads to a delightful ‘secret’ garden also walled with a further lawned area and a useful summer house/office.
4 bedrooms, bathroom, drawing room, dining room, kitchen/breakfast room, family room, cloakroom. Garden room/office, secluded partly walled gardens, garage.
Peartree Cottage is situated close to the centre of Ripley, a picturesque village with historical associations, a village green which is one of the largest in the country and is also noted for its antique shops and restaurants. The village also has a good selection of shops and facilities for everyday needs. Guildford lies about 6 miles to the south, with its extensive range of shops, covered arcades, coffee shops, theatres, cinema complex, the Spectrum Leisure Centre and main line station (London/Waterloo about 35 minutes). Clandon station is some 3 miles distant (Waterloo about 40 minutes). The area in general has a number of well known schools, including Ripley Court, St George’s Weybridge, Cranleigh, Charterhouse, St Catherine’s and many others. The A3 is within a mile, with its fast access to London and the south coast, and connecting to the M25 network providing easy access to both Heathrow and Gatwick airports. The area provides excellent walking and riding, and the River Wey is just a short walk away across the village green.