Delightful period home with wonderful lake views, ideally located for schools.
44 Chevening Road is a charming property dating from the late 1770s with later additions. There are period features including multi-pane sash windows, attractive fireplaces, some exposed ceiling timbers, polished parquet flooring and an impressive vaulted ceiling in one of the bedrooms. The house sits within attractive gardens which has a steam feeding into the adjoining Chipstead Lakes.
A porch leads to the two reception rooms comprising a double aspect sitting room with an attractive fireplace and wood burning stove and a dining room with access to a storage cupboard.
The well-proportioned double aspect kitchen/breakfast room is fitted with a range of base cupboards, two dresser style cupboards together with a matching island unit. There is a double butler sink and space for appliances including a two oven Aga.
Arranged over the first floor are two bedrooms and a well-appointed family bathroom.
Over the second floor is an impressive vaulted bedroom with an outlook to the front.
Double gates lead to the graveled drive and parking area. The garden is principally laid to lawn interspersed with trees and shrubs. There is a graveled courtyard by the house enclosed by timber fencing and hornbeam hedging. The stream divides part of the garden with an attractive footbridge and views of Chipstead Lakes.
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I love this position and the charm of this cottage with views of the lake, in the heart of the village.David Johnston