A rare opportunity to acquire a substantial Victorian Country House in London, backing onto Wandsworth Common.
On the market for only the second time in 40 years, this 8,000+ sq. ft detached Country House in London' is unrivalled in its size, features and location.
With a mature, South-facing walled garden featuring a large swimming pool and access directly to the 70 acres of Wandsworth Common, this beautiful family home with eight bedrooms and seven bathrooms offers an idyllic retreat only 12 minutes by train from Central London.
The property has exceptional living and entertaining rooms, full of period features with significant lateral space, high ceilings and large windows creating a sense of light and openness throughout.
The ground floor features flexible family and living space, along with a more formal dining room and drawing room, two beautiful, rare, original pressed tin ceilings and multiple large French doors on to the garden.
The lower ground floor gives immense space, including a temperature controlled 1500 bottle wine cellar, a utility and vast gym/games room.
Upstairs, all bedrooms are substantial doubles with air conditioning, most with en suite bathrooms. The principal bedrooms are located to the back of the house, benefitting from beautiful views over the garden and the greenery of Wandsworth Common.
The house has a large double garage and gated off-street parking for a further three cars. Side access to the house and garden provides an area for muddy boots and wet dogs.
There is also a two bedroom first floor flat with an open plan kitchen/reception room. The flat has both internal access and its own entrance, well-suited to visiting guests, a live-in nanny or an ideal home office. To provide even greater lateral space the flat could easily be re-incorporated into the main house.