Savills | Millbrook, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 3XJ | Property for sale
103.68 sq m(1,116 sq ft)
Guide price £749,950

MillbrookGuildford, Surrey, GU1 3XJ

  • Recently sold

Key features

  • Sold in July 2021
  • On river edge with mooring
  • Open plan sitting and dining room
  • Modern kitchen
  • Deck and private mooring
  • Integral garage

Unique boat house in an enviable waterside position.

About this property

  • The Old Boat House presents a fantastic opportunity to acquire a unique home with an interesting history. Understood to date from circa 1880, the former boat house was converted to residential use in the 1960s and has been modernised to an exceptionally high standard with stylish interiors throughout.

    Accessed via a fabulous custom made solid oak front door, the property comprises of an open plan sitting and dining room, these are wonderfully light spaces enjoying spectacular riverside views with French doors opening on to the deck and mooring. The modern galley style kitchen is well appointed with fitted cabinetry and built-in appliances.

    A spiral staircase leads to the first floor, the impressive principal bedroom is a generous size with built-in wardrobes, dressing area/study and a fabulous newly refurbished en suite with freestanding bath, walk-in shower and underfloor heating. An additional bedroom and shower room complete the accommodation.

    A high security, insulated steel integral garage provides useful parking and storage space whilst the property also has additional driveway parking.

    The Old Boat House would be well suited as a main residence or a second home escape.

    View payable Stamp Duty for this property

I love the history of the property, the modern touches within and the utterly extraordinary view over the river.

Matthew Addison SmithProperty agent

Local information

  • The Old Boat House occupies an immensely convenient situation beside the River Wey and within close proximity of the High Street, train station and the town's amenities. The property enjoys delightful views across the river, set against a backdrop of mature trees and the water meadows beyond.
  • Guildford High Street is known for its pretty traditional feel with views towards the surrounding hills. There are a number of independent shops and restaurants all within a short distance. The recently redeveloped Tungsate Quarter is in close proximity, and boasts the Ivy Brasserie and Gail's Bakery amongst its highlights. The area also features the historic Guildford Castle grounds and country walks are varied with Pewley Down and The Chantries close by.
  • The mainline station nearby provides fast and frequent services into London with journey times from around 35 minutes. There are also services to Portsmouth and Gatwick airport. The main A3 provides a direct route to London and the south coast, linking at J10 with the M25 for the airports.
  • Recreational opportunities include the Yvonne Arnuad Theatre and G-Live as well as a multiplex cinema in the town centre.

Additional information

  • EPC Rating = E