Savills | Becket Wood, Newdigate, Dorking, Surrey, RH5 5AQ | Properties for sale
2,342 sq ft(217.58 sq m)
Guide price £1,999,500

Becket WoodNewdigate, Dorking, Surrey, RH5 5AQ

    Key features

    • Stunning rural outlook
    • Paddocks and stabling
    • Heated swimming pool with terraces
    • Set in 3.8 acres of beautiful grounds
    • Picturesque lake in a pleasant setting

    A beautifully appointed detached family home with a fantastic outlook onto open uninterrupted countryside views.

    About this property

    • Oakview is a lovely detached family home set in beautiful gardens of approaching around 4 acres. The property has been lovingly owned by the same family for 17 years during which it has been much improved offering flexible family accommodation.

      There is a spacious entrance hall, a large sitting room with a lovely bay window and doors out onto the terrace, the dining room also has doors out to the rear terrace. The large well appointed kitchen/breakfast room offers view to the garden and access from the useful utility room to the garden. The property benefits with a family room with views to the front of the house which can be used as a home office for remote working. The cloakroom is off the spacious entrance hall with elegant stairs to the first floor.

      To the first floor there are five generous bedrooms, the large principal bedroom has a beautifully appointed en suite with an aspect to the garden with far reaching views. Bedroom two benefits from its own en suite and there is a well appointed family bathroom.

      The house sits wonderfully on its plot maximizing the views over the surrounding countryside, the beautiful established garden is a prime feature of Oakview, with a high degree of seclusion with mature borders and lovely views over open farmland. the gardens have been well tended over the years and are chiefly been laid with an abundance of space for all the family to enjoy. The large terrace is ideal for entertaining and leads to the heated swimming pool, with changing facilities and plant room. The gardens extend down onto a wildlife lake which feeds off a small stream and is haven for wildlife.

      There is a small stable block with three loose boxes, two bay hay/machine store, tack room with kitchenette, feed store and paddocks on two sides. There is also planning permission for a triple garage large barn and annex (which is pending appeal) Oakview is approached by a gated sweeping resin bonded driveway providing parking for several vehicles and leading to a detached double garage.

      There is further land available subject to separate negotiation.

      View payable Stamp Duty for this property

    I really love the outlook from this lovely family home, there are views from every room in the house.

    Jamie WilliamsProperty agent

    Local information

    • Oakview is located on the fringe of Becket Wood which is set in 17 acres of parkland grounds located just outside the village of Newdigate, and approximately six miles south of Dorking town centre.
    • Dorking provides a comprehensive range of shops including a Waitrose supermarket and M&S. West Street offers a good mix of smaller antique shops and boutiques. Dorking Halls provides cinema and theatre whilst Dorking Leisure Centre has a gymnasium and swimming pool. There are a number local restaurants, cafes and bars to suit a variety of tastes.
    • For schools the property is convenient for The Weald C of E Primary School, Ashcombe, St. Paul's, St. John's in Leatherhead, Bury's Court in Leigh and City of London Freemen's in Ashtead.
    • There is also a bus service from the A24 that runs to Dorking and south to Horsham. Trains from Dorking run to London Waterloo or London Victoria and in the opposite direction run through Horsham. There are good road links to London and the South Coast via the A24 and A29. It is conveniently situated for Gatwick Airport.
    • The area is surrounded by rolling countryside with plenty of good walking and riding locally whilst there are several golf courses within easy reach. The larger market town of Reigate is some seven miles to the north providing a range of local shops and boutiques. There are also a good number of restaurants, cafes and coffee shops including Starbucks and Cafe Nero.

    Additional information

    • EPC Rating = D