Savills | Babylon Lane, Lower Kingswood, Tadworth, Surrey, KT20 6XE | Property for sale
2,285 sq ft(212.28 sq m)
Guide price £1,350,000

Babylon LaneLower Kingswood, Tadworth, Surrey, KT20 6XE

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Beautifully landscaped gardens
  • Great outlook over the local countrywide
  • Ample parking and garaging for numerous vehicles
  • Charming Grade II listed cottage
  • Good location for commuting to London and the M25
  • Well laid out flexible accommodation

Charming Grade II listed thatched cottage with a stunning outlook over the surrounding countryside.

About this property

  • Delightful Grade II listed thatched cottage which has been sympathetically improved and cared for by the current owners.

    Thought to have origins dating back to the 16th century with 19th century yellow stock infill frontage, casement windows and lovely gothic glazing bars. Originally built as two cottages, the property has been tastefully extended over the years to create around 2771 sq ft (including the garage) of flexible accommodation arranged over two floors, offering a wonderful blend of modern fittings with a wealth of charm and character.

    The house is approached by a central pathway flanked by beautiful topiary and manicured lawns. Upon entering through the large entrance hall this sets a great tone for the rest of this pretty cottage, with feature fireplace, exposed beams and stone floor, from there leads through to the stunning hand crafted kitchen with a range of fitted appliances, there is a lovely dining room which benefits from double doors onto the gardens this also has a staircase onto the first floor. The sitting room leads through to the very useful extension with bathroom, a light and airy study which has multiple uses and has ample storage also part of this extension is bedroom three benefitting from built in storage, there is also a W/C completing the ground floor.

    Upstairs there are three good sized double bedrooms and a large beautifully appointed family bathroom.

    Outside the house sits wonderfully on its plot, the beautiful established garden is a prime feature of Thatched Cottage, with a high degree of seclusion of various mature trees, the gardens have been well tended over the years and are chiefly been laid to lawn with well stocked herbaceous borders, the large terrace supplies ample space for seating and entertaining. There is also a large double garage.

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One of the prettiest I have seen for a long time. The gardens are also stunning.

Jamie WilliamsProperty agent

Local information

  • This lovely character home occupies a stunning location with rural views across Babylon Lane. Located south of the village of Chipstead and approximately three miles from the Kingswood station with mainline links to Victoria, Charing Cross and London Bridge, whilst the nearby towns of Banstead, Reigate and Epsom provide more varied facilities including bars, restaurants and Waitrose and M&S Simply Food.
  • Chipstead is a quintessential country village that lies within the Surrey Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, with a beautiful Norman church, a pretty village pond, a community hall, youth and adult football, rugby and cricket clubs, a village green, two pubs and an amateur theatre.
  • Reigate, a bustling market town, is three miles away and 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.
  • There are excellent road links with the nearby A217 leading into Central London and out to the M25 providing connections to the wider motorway network and both Gatwick and Heathrow airports.
  • The area is well served with both state and independent schools for all ages including Aberdour, Bramley, Royal Albert and Alexander, Whitgift, City of London Freemans, Epsom College, and Reigate Grammar.
  • There are an array of fabulous sporting and leisure facilities including racing at Epsom and championship golf at Walton Heath, Kingswood and the RAC Club. There is also good walking and riding country nearby at Chipstead and Banstead Heath.

Additional information

  • EPC Exempt
  • Tenure = Freehold