Lankester Square, Oxted, Surrey, RH8 0LJ | Property for sale | Savills
1,870 sq ft(173.73 sq m)
Guide price £915,000

Lankester SquareOxted, Surrey, RH8 0LJ

  • Under offer

Key features

  • Well-presented throughout
  • Light & versatile accommodation
  • Station approx. 0.6 miles by footpath
  • Oxted approx. 0.9 miles
  • Landscaped rear garden
  • Integral garage & driveway
  • Charming communal green

Well-presented & extended family home, superbly situated for the town & station.

About this property

  • 9 Lankester Square is a most attractive townhouse, built in 2006 and extended to a high specification by the current owner. The property provides light, versatile and well-proportioned accommodation arranged over three floors, offering excellent areas for entertaining and family living. Salient points include concrete flooring and underfloor heating, full height square bay windows, recessed lighting, thermostatic control in each room, a stylish kitchen/family room with a striking vaulted ceiling and skylights, a generous sitting room with a charming balcony situated on the first floor, maximising the lovely views over the well-maintained communal green, contemporary bathroom suites and four double bedrooms. Also of note is the established, landscaped rear garden, which provides a lovely backdrop to the property, an integral garage and driveway. The property occupies an excellent location, set in a residential road, yet only 0.6 miles from the station and under one mile to Oxted High Street.

    Arranged over the first floor is the impressive kitchen/dining/family room, with bi-fold doors offering access to and views over the rear garden. The kitchen is fitted with a range of wall and base units, integral appliances and an island unit incorporating a breakfast bar. The adjoining family room is ideal for informal entertaining and benefits from a striking vaulted ceiling.

    A utility room provides further storage and space for appliances, with a connecting door to the garage.

    There is also a study with a full height bay window, with a charming window seat.

    A cloakroom completes this floor.

    To the first floor, there is a light, well-proportioned sitting room, which benefits from a further full height window, an attractive fireplace, inset with an electric fire and a set of doors to the balcony, with views to the front.

    Also on this floor are two double bedrooms, one currently utilised as a hobbies/reading room, and a family bathroom.

    A further staircase rises to the second floor and the principal suite, comprising a double bedroom, dressing room and a well-appointed en suite bathroom with a separate shower. A guest bedroom is served by a stylish en suite shower room and completes the accommodation.

    To the front, a block paved driveway leads to the integral garage and the porch, and directly adjacent, there is a lovely central green, planted with mature trees and evergreen hedging, interspersed with areas of lawn and seating areas, to be enjoyed by the residents of Lankester Square.

    The landscaped rear garden provides a lovely backdrop to the property, with a paved terrace ideal for al fresco entertaining. The split level garden is accessed via a series of paved steps and comprises two areas of lawn with raised beds planted with a variety of herbaceous shrubs, perennials and specimen trees, all providing year round interest and colour, with a high degree of privacy. There is also a green house and a shed.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

I love the little community Lankester Square has, with the lovely communal green in the middle

James Stacey-ClearProperty agent

Local information

  • Oxted offers an excellent range of schools, a mainline station, Everyman Cinema and an excellent range of restaurants and bars.
  • Comprehensive Shopping: Oxted (0.9 miles), Sevenoaks (9.7 miles) and Bluewater (23 miles).
  • Mainline rail services: Oxted (0.6 miles by foot) to Victoria and London Bridge. Thames Link trains to Blackfriars, Farringdon and London St Pancras International.
  • Primary Schools: Oxted, Limpsfield and Westerham.
  • State Schools: Oxted.
  • Private Schools: Hazelwood mixed preparatory school in Limpsfield Chart. Radnor House in Sundridge. The Public Schools at Sevenoaks, Tonbridge and Caterham. Independent girls secondary schools in Woldingham and Sevenoaks.
  • Leisure Facilities: Leisure pool complex in Oxted Limpsfield Tennis and Squash Club. Health centre and. Public and private golf courses including Tandridge Golf Club, Limpsfield Chart and Westerham.
  • All distances are approximate.

Additional information

  • Local Authority
  • Tandridge District Council
  • Council Tax
  • Band = F
  • Monthly service charge £60.00 - for maintenance of the road, street lighting, woodland & central communal garden.
  • Directions: From the M25 junction 6, follow the A25 east towards Oxted and Westerham. On passing Tandridge Golf Course on the right hand side continue down the hill taking the next left signposted Oxted town centre. Continue along Church Lane to the roundabout and take the first exit (Church Lane). Follow the road and at the next junction, go straight across onto Barrow Green Road. Follow the road for approx. 0.5 miles before turning right onto Gordons Way. Turn right onto Eastlands Way and take the next immediate right onto Lankester Square. As the road splits, bear left and No 9 will be found on the left hand side.
  • EPC Rating: C
  • Tenure: Freehold
  • Council Tax Band: F