A substantial residence situated in a prime location.
Old Greenwich is situated on the prestigious and sought after private, gated Blackhills in Esher. The pretty approach to the house through the leafy lanes of the borough of Elmbridge is representative of the extensive surrounding parkland, many commons and golf clubs. Excellent shopping and local amenities are provided by the local villages of Esher, Cobham, Weybridge, and Walton-on-Thames. More extensive facilities are available in the towns of Kingston-upon-Thames and Guildford, both within easy reach. Sport enthusiasts are spoilt for choice by the many local golf, tennis, rugby and football clubs. Both Claremont Landscape Gardens and the world famous Sandown racecourse are situated very close to Blackhills. Transport links into central London are provided at Esher train station and Claygate station with regular and direct services to Waterloo taking 23 and 29 minutes respectively.
Elmbridge borough has some of the finest state and independent schools in the country including Notra Dame, Parkside, Shrewsbury Lodge, Claremont Fan Court, Danes Hill and The ACS Cobham International School.
Directions (KT10 9JW)
From the M25 at junction 10 exit toward A3/London (SW). At the roundabout take the first exit onto the A3 ramp to London (SW)/Kingston/Esher/A307) merging onto the A3. Take the first exit then at the roundabout take the third exit onto Portsmouth Road/A245 heading towards Leatherhead/
Cobham/Esher/A307. Go straight over one roundabout then take the first exit at the following roundabout onto the Portsmouth Road/A307. Blackhills is a right turn off this road, opposite a car park for Claremont Landscape Gardens.
This beautifully presented family home is approached via private automated gates and boasts extensive and spacious accommodation arranged over three floors. You are welcomed into a stunning entrance hall with tiled flooring which leads to all principal reception rooms. These comprise a wonderfully spacious triple aspect reception room with French doors opening out to the gardens, an impressive rear aspect kitchen/breakfast room featuring breakfast island, ample wall and base mounted cabinetry, integrated appliances and space for a dining area. Leading off the kitchen/breakfast room is the beautiful and light orangery, ideal for use as a family area, where magnificent views of the garden can be enjoyed. A formal dining room can be accessed from both the kitchen and hallway and a study, gym, utility and guest cloakroom complete the accommodation on this floor. From the entrance hall stairs lead down to a huge basement area comprising 3 rooms creating a vast and versatile space, ideal for storage or converting into further accommodation.
Stairs lead up to a gallery landing off which can be found the double aspect master bedroom suite. This is an impressive space and includes a dressing room, sitting area and en suite bathroom. There are 4 further bedroom suites on this floor, one of which includes a large sitting room and could be used as either guest or au pair accommodation as it has the option to be self contained.
On the second floor there is a large games room/bedroom 7, an additional bedroom and bathroom. This floor also benefits from ample storage areas.
Outside is a well maintained secluded south facing private lawned garden with sun terrace area, ideal for al fresco dining. There is ample space for parking several cars to the front of the property as well as an integral triple garage.
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